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Dhoon Beach

Kirkcudbright, Dumfries and Galloway

A Sandy beach within Kirkudbright Bay.

Beach Type



Picnic site

Nature and Wildlife

Visit the old fort on Doon hill.

Water Quality




Tourist Information

Dumfries TIC. 01387 253862. [email protected]


Nearest town: Kirkcudbright
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8141, -4.09017
Postcode: DG6 4TQ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


Head South westof Dumfries on the A75 and follow signs to Kirkudbright. Continue South West on the B727 and Dhoon is signposted on the left.


Parking available

Nearby Car Parks

The Dhoon, Kirkcudbright (Unknown stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Harbour Square, Kirkcudbright (Unknown stay).
About 2.2 miles away
Barhill Wood, kirkcudbright (Unknown stay).
About 2.4 miles away
Cally Wood, Gatehouse of Fleet (Unknown stay).
About 5.7 miles away
The Mill on The Fleet, Gatehouse of Fleet (Unknown stay).
About 6 miles away
Venniehill Picnic Area, Gatehouse Of Fleet (Unknown stay).
About 6.1 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Kirkcudbright