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Aberdeen - Ballroom Beach

Aberdeen, Aberdeen City

A sandy town beach with amusements and a golf course nearby.

Beach Type



There is a leisure centre close to the beach



Water Quality




Awards and Recommendations

Green Coast Award

Tourist Information

ABERDEEN TIC Provost Ross's House Shiprow. Aberdeenshire Tel: +44 (0) 1224 288828


Nearest town: Aberdeen
County: Aberdeen City
Latitude/Longitude: 57.1557, -2.07605
Postcode: AB24 5NR
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


Easily found from the city centre. Follow signs for the beach or just keep travelling east and you will eventually reach the beach.

Public Transport

Served by local buses. There is a train station close to the beach.

Nearest Railway Stations

Aberdeen (About a mile and a half away)
Dyce (Approx. 6 miles away)
Portlethen (Approx. 7 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.


Parking available

Nearby Car Parks

Queens Links, Aberdeen (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Virginia Street, Aberdeen (Long stay).
About 0.7 miles away
West North Street, Aberdeen (Long stay).
About 0.8 miles away
Gallowgate, Aberdeen (Short stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Shiprow, Aberdeen (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Aberdeen Harbour, Aberdeen (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Bon Accord, Aberdeen (Unknown stay).
About 1 miles away
Torry Battery - West, Aberdeen (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
St. Machar Drive, Aberdeen (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Trinity Centre, Ferryhill (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Aberdeen