We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Always a good day out - shame about the loo's”
Review of Lunderston Bay

Lunderston Bay
Ranked #2 of 14 things to do in Gourock
Certificate of Excellence
More attraction details
Attraction details
Owner description: Glasgow's nearest sandy beach! Lunderston Bay is a popular beauty spot for locals and visitors alike. Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park staff maintain the site with regular contributions from the Ranger Service based at the Greenock Cut Visitor Centre. Open all year with family adventure play area, views of the Cowal peninsular, coastal walks and plenty of grass alongside the shore to pop down a picnic blanket and indulge. Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park's only seaside attraction with FREE Parking, toilets, Ranger Service, environmental education events and activities.
bridge of weir
Level Contributor
87 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
“Always a good day out - shame about the loo's”
Reviewed 8 June 2013

we try and go here whenever the weather is nice enough... west of scotland is not know for its sunny weather. Usually we go with family, kids and grandparents. Its always a good day out for everyone. we take a picnic and cook a barbecue. the kids love playing on the beach looking in the rock pool and there is also a small play area for the kids, however when the weather is very sunny the chute can get hot. there is also lovely walks from the beach and sometimes we take the kids balance bikes. Pleasant views. arrive early as the car park can get full quickly on nice days. However you could park across the road at the garden centre. would have given it 4 stars but the last time we were there all the porta loo's were locked, eventually we had to leave as we needed the toilet.

Visited August 2012
Helpful?
1 Thank Denise143
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a Review

59 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    26
    27
    5
    0
    1
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Greenock, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“very good little beach”
Reviewed 23 May 2013

Great beach although gets busy in the summer. The coastal walk to Inverkip Beach - which is far quieter - is a must.

Visited May 2013
Helpful?
2 Thank JCG89
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
21 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“coastal walk”
Reviewed 28 April 2013

Car park full on Saturday. Coastal path walk to Inverkip Marina with pleasant views along the Firth of Clyde.

Visited April 2013
Helpful?
2 Thank Gordon M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
West of Scotland
Level Contributor
63 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 457 helpful votes
“Dump”
Reviewed 12 January 2013

If you want a dirty, dog faeces covered beach, then this is just the place for you. It is a magnet for selfish dog-owners and weed-smoking low-life youth. It could be so much better if the authorities would look after it and supervise the place but they don't so what you have is a beautiful area spoiled by selfish degenerates. Shame.

Visited June 2012
Helpful?
17 Thank roomless
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

Travellers who viewed Lunderston Bay also viewed

 
Gourock, Inverclyde
 

Been to Lunderston Bay? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing