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Smirisary Beach

Smirisary Beach(White Sands Beach)

United Kingdom, Scotland, Glenuig 

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Overview

Located in the small village of Glenuig in the United Kingdom, Smirisary Beach is a secluded gem that stretches for about 1.5 miles along the coast. The beach boasts white sand and clear turquoise waters, making it perfect for swimming and sunbathing.

Amenities

Smirisary Beach has limited amenities, so visitors are advised to come prepared with food, water, and any necessary equipment. There are no lifeguards on duty, and dogs are allowed on the beach.

Activities

Visitors can also enjoy activities such as beachcombing, wildlife watching, and picnicking.

Parking

There is a small car park near the beach, and parking is free. However, the car park can fill up quickly during peak season, so it's best to arrive early to secure a spot.

Fun Fact

Fun fact: Smirisary Beach was used as a filming location for the TV show "Outlander," specifically for a scene in Season 3 where Claire and Jamie wash up on shore after a shipwreck.

Attractions

Nearby attractions include the charming village of Glenuig, which has a small pub and a community garden. Visitors can also explore the nearby coastline by taking a hike along the scenic Coastal Path.

Restaurants

There are no restaurants or cafes directly on Smirisary Beach, but there are a few options in the nearby town of Lochailort. These include the Lochailort Inn, which serves pub-style food, and The Old Library Lodge and Restaurant, which offers a variety of dishes including seafood, steak, and vegetarian options.

Hotels

As Smirisary Beach is quite remote, there are no hotels directly in the area. However, there are a few options within a 30-minute drive, including the Arisaig Hotel and the Lochailort Inn. Both hotels offer comfortable rooms and scenic views of the surrounding landscape.

Basic Details

IN130 meters

IN24 / 7

INWhite

INParking Available

All Amenities at Smirisary Beach

Activities

  • Camping

  • Hiking

  • Access

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    Top Traveler Questions

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Surf through our FAQs to help you find your perfect beach!

    Does Smirisary Beach have parking? If so, is it free or paid?

    Yes, this Beach provides free parking at the entrance, although spaces are limited. Visitors can also find street parking nearby for easy access to the beach.

    Does Smirisary Beach have lifeguards?

    No, this Beach does not have lifeguards monitoring the beach - please be careful when swimming on this beach.

    Is Smirisary Beach a family-friendly beach?

    No, this Beach is not family-friendly and does not have restrooms, lifeguards, and nearby food.

    Is Smirisary Beach good for swimming?

    Yes, this Beach boasts excellent swimming conditions, attracting swimmers of all skill levels with its gentle waves and clear waters.

    Does Smirisary Beach have restrooms?

    No, this Beach does not have restrooms on or near the beach.

    Is Smirisary Beach a nude beach?

    No, this Beach maintains a family-friendly atmosphere and does not allow nude bathing.

    Is there food near Smirisary Beach?

    No, this Beach does not have nearby food options - please plan your beach day accordingly.

    What are the activities at Smirisary Beach?

    Yes, this Beach is renowned for its vibrant beach scene, offering various activities for everyone to enjoy Camping, Hiking.

    Does Smirisary Beach have accommodations for people with disabilities?

    No, this Beach does not have accommodations for people with disabilities.

    Is Smirisary Beach a dog-friendly beach?

    No, this Beach is not dog-friendly.

    Is Smirisary Beach good for surfing?

    No, this Beach is not generally considered to be good for surfing.

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