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A secret beach in Angus

Lunan Bay is a fantastic beach to visit. It is about 5 miles north of Arbroath along the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Beverley M
Breath taking

This place literally took my breath away. Perfectly stunning bay, beautiful clean and uncrowded... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
richard k
Linlithgow, United Kingdom
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Foremans Cottage is a stylish and sophisticated retreat on Lunan Bay Beach. It has been featured in many glossies and with its 3 bedrooms, one with ensuite roll top, drench showers, and open fireplaces and log burner, it is ideal for a romantic break, families and a get away from it all break. The beach at Lunan is idyllic all year round.
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“car park” (26 reviews)
“great beach” (12 reviews)
“sand dunes” (25 reviews)
Inverkeilor, Arbroath, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Lunan Bay is a fantastic beach to visit. It is about 5 miles north of Arbroath along the coastline.This is a beach and dunes of golden sands which extend along for about a mile with the River Lunan coming out to the sea around half...More

Thank Beverley M
Reviewed 4 days ago

This place literally took my breath away. Perfectly stunning bay, beautiful clean and uncrowded. Only one man on it the day we visited

Thank richard k
Reviewed 1 week ago

This beach is very nice and very wide. It’s a perfect retreat from which to admire the sea, relax, go for a run or walk your dog. Wonderful experience even when it rains!

Thank Adrián B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This a great place to pass a few hours if the Scottish sun makes an appearance, there is also a lovely little cafe at the car park serving great coffee and snacks.

Thank Adam C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Lunan Bay recently, intending to walk the length of the beach. However, it turned out to be one of the sunniest and hottest days of the summer and we ended up sitting enjoying the view, followed by a gentle stroll along the water's...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

The walkway up to the sand was pebbled with dog poo, I mean every few steps. We have a dog - we clean up after our dog. Think it's awful that such a pretty place is ruined by lazy dog walkers who don't pick up...More

Thank Roseyposey77
Reviewed 18 June 2017

took dogs on this beach twice during our stay plenty of space but few jelly fish about on second visit.

Thank rmgilbody
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Love visiting this beach anytime of the year but have to say that a sunny day is our preference. Long stretch of beautiful sand and delightful dunes to clamber up and down. Great spot for dog walking....do remember to pick up after your pooch. Even...More

1  Thank mouseybrown
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Got married on Lunan Bay and it was amazing. Beautiful sand and it feels like you are the only people on the sand. We got married in the rain but the sun came out and we were the only people on the beach. Twenty two...More

Thank Jumelle61
Reviewed 11 June 2017

I have visited a number of beaches in Scotland, both on the W and E coasts. Lunan Bay is along the E coast, 20min from Arbroaths, which is near Dundee. A semi-remote beach, which its own charms (though nothing like the remote beachs along the...More

2  Thank JensonLim
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Lisa L
20 July 2016|
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Response from Alan R | Reviewed this property |
It has glorious clean sandy shores but no, they are not pink
16 July 2016|
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Response from Steven F | Reviewed this property |
Only restriction is the carpark is locked at night due to car loads of people turning up.........