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Billow Ness Beach

| west of Anstruther Harbour, Anstruther KY10, Scotland
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Quiet and beautiful beach

We visited Anstruther in October. We stumbled upon this beach whilst doing the coastal walk towards... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2018
Nat-Marie-26
via mobile
Freezing swim

Nice quiet stretch of beach. Was sunny but cold and we swam anyway. Very safe for children. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Dave1408
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Glasgow
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“golf course” (4 reviews)
“coastal walk” (2 reviews)
“dog walkers” (2 reviews)
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| west of Anstruther Harbour, Anstruther KY10, Scotland
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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

We visited Anstruther in October. We stumbled upon this beach whilst doing the coastal walk towards Pittenweim. It's a beautiful location, at the edge of Anstruther. In October, it was quiet, just occasional dog walkers. It was quite windy though and chilly if sitting around...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Nice quiet stretch of beach. Was sunny but cold and we swam anyway. Very safe for children. Lots of seaweed

1  Thank Dave1408
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Just past the golf club house/Rockies restuarant the beach is a little gem, quiet just now apart from dog walkers and a steady stream of walkers on the coastal path. We found this walk from Anstruther to Pittenweem the most rewarding and not at all...More

Thank Kevin H
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Great location with stunning views over towards Edinburgh and Lothian. Good path and nice sandy beach. Very popular with dog walkers.

Thank itchyfeet2014
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Reviewed 22 June 2017

A hidden gem of Anstruther. Always lovely and quiet and clean perfect sand for making sandcastles too. Nice place for a wee seat when walking the coastal path.

Thank Liz D
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

Been on this beach on many occasions, both as a kid and with my children , and now my grand children , beach has not changed over fifty years

Thank Sinclair R
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Reviewed 3 January 2017

Had a wander along here late afternoon with my wife today. Although the views are quite scenic the actual beach itself is very small, stretching in distance for less than 1/10th mile. It is situated directly in front of the golf course and a little...More

1  Thank thetravellingmanUk
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Reviewed 29 September 2016

Lovely sandy beach which the dogs also enjoyed. Found on the Anstruther to Pittiween coastal walk. Close to golf club to

Thank SpannaP15
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Reviewed 23 July 2016

My friends got married on this beach. Hottest day of the year 25C! Stunning golden sands, rocks and blue clear water. Looked more like the Med! Stunning

1  Thank susancameron2010
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Reviewed 20 June 2016

Lovely beach with lots of rocks to climb on and a nice spread of sand. Right on the coast path as well. Lovely views across the Firth of Forth too.

Thank Alison923
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