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Address: Aberdeen AB24 5HD, Scotland

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A Beach in a City...

is a rarity in Great Britain, but here it is and worth a visit. The promenade is good for a stroll and jogging. There is also a fun fair and restaurants, typical of a seaside... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 12, 2015
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Sandwich, United Kingdom
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Sandwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

is a rarity in Great Britain, but here it is and worth a visit. The promenade is good for a stroll and jogging. There is also a fun fair and restaurants, typical of a seaside town. Wrap up well and the wind won´t bother you.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

An Ok beach if the weather is favourable. Which is not often. Very cold water as you would expect from the North sea.

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Bellshill, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

The beach is lovely and sandy and has a very long esplanade which is ideal for walking. It can be a bit exposed to the wind but is very accessible.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

The beach is lovely to walk along, it is surprisingly clear of litter which is an improvement from over the years. Would definitely recommend you see it.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

On a sunny day the beach is nice to walk along and the sand is usually clean and free of litter. At the end of the beach boulevard you can either turn up to the left and walk towards the beach ballroom or turn right where all the cafes and pizza hut/cinema etc are. It's a bit noisier down this... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Visited here on a cold but sunny morning. The beach looked really nice we sat watching the ships pass. Had a walk along the beach plenty of granite along the beach.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015 via mobile

I find Aberdeen city beach is one of the most interesting places to visit in this city (which isn't saying a great much), and it can be very stunning on a good day. Like many comments have said, it's not an ideal beach for sunbathing, however taking a stroll along it is a must do for anyone visiting.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

It's lovely to live in a city with a beach in such close proximity. Being so far north this certainly isn't a beach to lie on or even go swimming (though some do!), but it is a beautiful place for a walk. There's a lot of stuff around the beach if it's too cold to walk the length of it:... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

A beach so close to the bustling city center is just fabulous. Something I truthfully cannot get over. This long stretch of beach provides us with a brisk walk taking in our surroundings. Able to walk along the sand if your feeling brave or the promenade if not. Lovely in all weather! Have seen ourselves even driving here on a... More 

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

The wife and I popped down the Aberdeen city beach while on stop over recently. The weather was wild to say the least, however it didn't stop us really enjoying our walk up and down this little treasure close to the city centre.

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Address: Aberdeen AB24 5HD, Scotland
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