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Croy Beach

Maybole, South Ayrshire

Croy coastline is a mixture of rocky outcrops and sandy beach. South Croy is also known as Maybole shore and is a popular spot for Windsurfers and Land yachting.

Beach Type

Sand

Facilities

There is a caravan site nearby

Activities

Coastal walks
Windsurfing
Land yachting

Nature and Wildlife

this is a long beach offering plenty of room to stretch your legs.

Water Quality

Acceptable

Lifeguard

No

Tourist Information

www.south-ayrshire.gov.uk Ayr TIC 22. Sandgate Ayr Ayrshire KA7 1BW. 01292 678100

Location

Nearest town: Maybole
County: South Ayrshire
Latitude/Longitude: 55.375, -4.77165
Postcode: KA19 8JT
(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.

Access

Turn off the A77 in Maybole heading for Dunure. At Pennyglen turn right for Dunure. turn left at Knowleside and Croy is at the end of the single track road.

Public Transport

None

Nearest Railway Stations

Maybole (Approx. 4 miles away)
Ayr (Approx. 8 miles away)
Newton-on-Ayr (Approx. 9 miles away)
Girvan (Approx. 9 miles away)
Prestwick Town (Approx. 11 miles away)

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

Parking

Limited parking

Nearby Car Parks

Culzean Bay, Maybole (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Kirk Road, Maybole (Unknown stay).
About 3.2 miles away
Glenalla Road, Ayr (Unknown stay).
About 3.4 miles away
Harbour Road, Maidens (Unknown stay).
About 3.5 miles away
Maybole Station, Maybole (Unknown stay).
About 3.7 miles away
John Knox Street, Maybole (Unknown stay).
About 3.8 miles away
Kirkwynd, Maybole (Unknown stay).
About 3.8 miles away
Lodge Road, Girvan (Unknown stay).
About 5.1 miles away
Greenan Beach, Ayr (Unknown stay).
About 6.2 miles away
Castle Walk, Ayr (Unknown stay).
About 6.5 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Maybole