Dornoch Beach, Dornoch

(4.9/5 based on 260+ reviews on the web)
Go for a relaxing and refreshing stroll at Dornoch Beach, featuring golden sands and long stretches of pristine coastal shallows. Pay a visit to this award-winning beach, not far from town, and explore its vast expanses of dunes, hills, and pools. Weather permitting, you can even dip your toes or go for a quick swim in the often-chilly Dornoch Firth; otherwise, simply kick back and watch for some of the many bird species that call the area home. Keep in mind that you can park in a convenient lot close to the beach and public bathrooms. Put Dornoch Beach at the forefront of your travel plans using our Dornoch vacation planner.
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  • Beautiful beach, beautiful day. Parking close by and public toilets which is always helpful when you've small children in tow and are pregnant yourself. Near to local shops and cafes, so ideally place...  more »
  • Beautiful beach, totally unspoiled and not overrun with people. Enjoyed a nice walk along the shoreline  more »
  • Spent a very sunny Sunday morning walking along the length of this absolutely stunning beach! Can think of no better way - or place! - to simply chill out and relax.  more »