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Millport. Cumbrae Beach

Millport, North Ayrshire

Millport bay is a small seaside resort with an attractive seafront. It has a sheltered sandy bay, a harbour, an old pier and a promenade.

Beach Type



Pubs and restaurants on the seafront
A harbour
A pier and a promenade
There is also an information centre


Cycle hire
There is a museum nearby

Nature and Wildlife

Explore the town and the seafront. or the rest of the Island.

Water Quality





No dog restrictions.

Awards and Recommendations

Green Coast Award

Tourist Information

Largs TIC. The Station. Main St Largs Ayrshire KA30 8AN. 01292 678100


Nearest town: Millport
County: North Ayrshire
Latitude/Longitude: 55.7528, -4.92289
Postcode: KA28 0DJ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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


Take the ferry from Largs.

Public Transport

Largs has a train station which is close to the ferry port.

Nearest Railway Stations

Fairlie (Approx. 3 miles away)
Largs (Approx. 3 miles away)
West Kilbride (Approx. 5 miles away)
Ardrossan Harbour (Approx. 9 miles away)
Dalry (Approx. 9 miles away)

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

Nearby Car Parks

The Garrison, Millport (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Cumbrae Slip, Millport (Unknown stay).
About 2.5 miles away
Pier Road, Fairlie (Unknown stay).
About 2.6 miles away
Fairlie Station, Fairlie (Unknown stay).
About 2.7 miles away
Bay Street, Fairlie (Unknown stay).
About 2.7 miles away
Main Road, Fairlie (Unknown stay).
About 2.7 miles away
Largs Marina, Largs (Unknown stay).
About 2.9 miles away
Bowencraig West, Largs (Unknown stay).
About 3 miles away
Bowencraig East, Largs (Unknown stay).
About 3.1 miles away
Kelburn Country Centre, Largs (Unknown stay).
About 3.2 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Millport