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Billow Ness Beach

West of Anstruther Harbour, Anstruther KY10, Scotland
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Coastal Path

Just past the golf club house/Rockies restuarant the beach is a little gem, quiet just now apart... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Kevin H
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Lovely stroll along beach and coastal path

Great location with stunning views over towards Edinburgh and Lothian. Good path and nice sandy... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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“golf course” (4 reviews)
“golf club” (2 reviews)
“sandcastle” (2 reviews)
West of Anstruther Harbour, Anstruther KY10, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank itchyfeet2014
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
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
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
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
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
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
Reviewed 5 May 2016

This little used beach away from the attractions of Anstruther is ideal for letting the kids run wild with a sandy stretch and rock pools further round its ideal for a picnic or walking the dog and letting the wind blow through your hair which...More

Thank craigluscar
Reviewed 12 October 2015

Just a lovely little beach that is sheltered and very close to where I live. It is a lovely place to go and sit winter or summer and OK for a swim on the better days!

Thank redroy2015
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