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Staffin Bay

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Overview

Located in the village of Staffin on the Isle of Skye, Staffin Bay is a stunning beach that stretches over a mile long. The sand color is light and golden, with crystal clear waters that shimmer in the sun.

Amenities

Amenities at the beach include bathroom access and dogs are allowed, but there are no lifeguards on duty, so swimmers should take caution.

Activities

activities available at the beach include swimming, surfing, and beachcombing.

Parking

There is a parking lot available at the beach, and it is free of charge. Visitors can park their cars and easily access the beach within a short walk.

Fun Fact

Fun facts about Staffin Bay include that it was once home to a dinosaur that roamed the area around 165 million years ago. Dinosaur footprints can still be found at the beach at low tide.

Attractions

Attractions near Staffin Bay include the famous Quiraing rock formation, which offers stunning views and hiking opportunities. There are also many other hiking trails in the area, including the Trotternish Ridge and the Old Man of Storr.

Restaurants

Nearby restaurants include the Columba 1400 Cafe, which serves a variety of Scottish cuisine, and the Glenview Restaurant, which offers seafood and traditional Scottish dishes.

Hotels

There are several hotels located in Staffin, including the Flodigarry Hotel and Skye Eco Bells Glamping. The Flodigarry Hotel offers comfortable accommodations with scenic views of the sea and mountains, while Skye Eco Bells Glamping offers unique glamping experiences with eco-friendly facilities.

Basic Details

Staffin Bay - Beach Map

Top Traveler Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Does Staffin Bay have parking? If so, is it free or paid?

No, this Beach does not have dedicated parking but has street parking near the entrance.

Does Staffin Bay have lifeguards?

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

Is Staffin Bay a family-friendly beach?

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

Is Staffin Bay good for swimming?

No, this Beach is not generally considered a good swimming beach.

Does Staffin Bay have restrooms?

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

Is Staffin Bay a nude beach?

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

Is there food near Staffin Bay?

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

What are the activities at Staffin Bay?

No, this Beach is not known for any activities in particular.

Does Staffin Bay have accommodations for people with disabilities?

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

Is Staffin Bay a dog-friendly beach?

No, this Beach is not dog-friendly.

Is Staffin Bay good for surfing?

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

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