British Beaches

Sand, sea, sun, surf and scones

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Barassie Beach

Troon, South Ayrshire

A large flat sandy beach with a big tidal range.

Beach Type



Shops cafes and pubs nearby


Kite surfing - tuition available from the shop on the beach

Nature and Wildlife

A long. wide beach with plenty of room to stretch your legs.

Water Quality





No dog restrictions.

Tourist Information

Irvine TIC New St Irvine Ayrshire KA12 8BB. 01292 678100


Nearest town: Troon
County: South Ayrshire
Latitude/Longitude: 55.5555, -4.65747
Postcode: KA10 6RB
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around , South Ayrshire at Explore Britain.


Signposted off the A78 just north of Troon.

Public Transport

Served by local buses and there is a train station nearby.

Nearest Railway Stations

Barassie (Less than half a mile away)
Troon (About a mile away)
Prestwick International Airport (Approx. 4 miles away)
Irvine (Approx. 4 miles away)
Prestwick Town (Approx. 4 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

Barassie Station, Barassie (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
North Shore Road, Troon (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Troon - Swimming Pool, Troon (Unknown stay).
About 0.7 miles away
Troon Station, Troon (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
St Meddans, Troon (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
South Beach Esplanade - North, Troon (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Harbour Road, Troon (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
South Beach Esplanade - South, Troon (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away
Irvine Beach, Irvine (Unknown stay).
About 3.2 miles away
Burnside Road, Monkton (Unknown stay).
About 3.5 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Troon