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Sandyhills Beach

Dalbeattie, Dumfries and Galloway

A sandy beach with shallow waters ideal for paddling and bathing. Low tide can reveal miles of sand and other secluded bays.

Beach Type



Camp site and caravan park


Exploring rock pools
There is a golf course nearby

Nature and Wildlife

The Needles eye sea arch is within walking distance.

Water Quality





No dog restrictions.

Tourist Information

Dumfries TIC. 01387 253862. [email protected]


Nearest town: Dalbeattie
County: Dumfries and Galloway
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8783, -3.72714
Postcode: DG5 4PT
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


From Dumfries. head down the A711 to Dalbeattie. Leave Dalbeattie on the A710 heading South and look for signs to Sandyhills.


Parking available next to the beach.

Nearby Car Parks

Sandyhills, Dumfries (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Mersehead, Mersehead (Unknown stay).
About 2.1 miles away
Glenluffin, Rockcliffe (Unknown stay).
About 2.8 miles away
Village Hall, Kippford (Unknown stay).
About 3.4 miles away
Richorn, Dalbeattie (Unknown stay).
About 4.3 miles away
Town Wood, Dalbeattie (Unknown stay).
About 4.6 miles away
Alpine Street, Dalbeattie (Unknown stay).
About 5.3 miles away
Mill Street, Dalbeattie (Unknown stay).
About 5.3 miles away
Riverside, Dalbeattie (Unknown stay).
About 5.3 miles away
Colliston Park, Dalbeattie (Unknown stay).
About 5.3 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Dalbeattie