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Address: Balmedie, Aberdeen, Scotland
Phone Number: +44 1358 742396
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A stretch of sandy beach north of the city.

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coldswimmers paradise

go swimming! beautiful beach! seals are very friendly and get close to you. we went swimming a few times outside temperature 7, water was 12 - not too bad. Go for iT! it's very... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
matkuniak
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

go swimming! beautiful beach! seals are very friendly and get close to you. we went swimming a few times outside temperature 7, water was 12 - not too bad. Go for iT! it's very healthy!

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Thank matkuniak
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Gorgeous beach, hilly walk to get there, but worth it. Full of sand dunes. Great place for a family day out at the seaside.

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Tarzana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The bus ride from Aberdeen's Union Square Shopping Center station took less than 30 minutes to arrive to the drop off point at the country park near the beach. It took a little time to walk round the corner, down the road and then through the country park path through the sand dunes, but was well worth the effort &... More 

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Thank lovetotravelTarzana
Aberdeen
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84 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Balmedie beach has literally miles of sand to stroll along. There is a board walk through the sand dunes - that Trump didn't succeed in getting rid of. Great place for all of the family and a great place to walk your dog/s!

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Thank Hoanui
Oswestry, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great walking here with my dog.The sand dunes are amazing can be a bit windy at times but well worth it.

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Thank macduff622016
Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This stretch of beach has always been beautiful since I first visited it in my childhood. It still is, however, with commercialisation, I fear that this once peaceful beach is losing tranquility to the Trump golf course and a proposed wind farm. It was a place to have picnics or to get away from busy city life. The appeal is... More 

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Thank Sandy_ATP_retd
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a lovely vast of natural sands, however could be windy and overcrowded when sunny and hot weather. But definitely worth to see it and enjoy it.

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Thank Misiekkr
Falkirk, United Kingdom
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119 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

just sitting and relaxing by this beach was just so relaxing at tis time of the year when its less populated by lots of people and just sitting their watching the surfers and the boats coming and going was just so relaxing to get the stress of life out off your system and the whole scene was just lovely

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Thank stephen b
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Within easy reach of Aberdeen by car, a lovely beach with sand dunes to explore, a play park for children and plenty of room for picnics.

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London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Quiet clean spot for a day out with the family or a calm evening walk along the mild waves. Off the radar of tourist and removed enough to keep trouble at bay.

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