British Beaches

Sand, sea, sun, surf and scones

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Mellon Udrigle. Laide Beach

Laide, Highland

This delightful bay has broad sands that stretch into the inviting azure sea. A popular location for sailors and campers, this beach features in many postcards and photographs of the area.

Beach Type



Camp site



Nature and Wildlife

This is a fairly remote area with plenty of room to explore.

Water Quality

Not Tested



Awards and Recommendations

Green Coast Award

Tourist Information

GAIRLOCH TIC Achtercairn. Gairloch Ross-shire. IV22 2DN Tel: +44 (0) 1445 712130


Nearest town: Laide
County: Highland
Latitude/Longitude: 57.9017, -5.55755
Postcode: IV22 2NT
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around , Highland at Explore Britain.


From Laide take the side road north to the road end at Mellon Udrigle.


Parking available by the beach.

Nearby Car Parks

Mellon Udrigle, Mellon Udrigle (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Laide, Laide (Unknown stay).
About 3.5 miles away
Little Gruinard Beach, Laide (Unknown stay).
About 5.2 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Laide