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West Sands, St. Andrews

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Beach Nature / Park
Used in the openings scene of the Oscar-winning film "Chariots of Fire," West Sands stretches for 3 km (2 mi), just moments away from one of the world's most famous golf courses. Popular with kite surfers, the beach is also an ideal place for bird-watching. Make West Sands part of your personalized St. Andrews itinerary using our St. Andrews vacation route planner.
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  • Great beach for the dogs.. Very clean and not too busy, we always visit when we travel to St Andrews.  more »
  • We took our boys, Obi the very large Black Labrador Retriever and our puppy Alfie (cocker spaniel/dachshund) to the beach! It was abseloutly fantastic and the boys loved it. The weather was great and ...  more »
  • This beach is a great place for outdoor activities relating to the wind such as Blokarts, Kites and Dogs. It is a long straight beach with a very flat surface. There is a great little Ice Cream place ...  more »