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Billow Ness Beach

Address: West of Anstruther Harbour, Anstruther KY10, Scotland
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Ranked #5 of 9 Attractions in Anstruther
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English first
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

A great place to walk the dogs after lunch. We parked at the golf course and made our way from there. Lots of golden sand and rocky edges.

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Berwick upon Tweed, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Very near Beaumont lodge where we stayed, a lovely little beach we had it virtually to ourselves. Lovely to sit and read a book listening to the water. Public toilets close by.

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Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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17 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

This little beach is a hidden gem just beside the first tee of the Anster Golf Course , we have visited this beach over the last 40 years , just nice for all young families safe beach!!

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

I've walked this lovely little beach several times when visited friends in Anstruther. A bracing wind in February was probably one of my lease favourite visits, but it is pretty sheltered & glorious when the sun sneaks out from behind a cloud.

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12 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Not much in the way of amenities, but more than makes up for that in natural beauty. This is a great little beach, which we had to ourselves in early October. I'm sure it would be more busy on a hot Summer day. We didn't try the water, but I assume it would be pretty cold.

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St Andrews, United Kingdom
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25 attraction reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

The East Neuk of Fife is famous for it's long streaches of golden sandy beaches, this is one of the best. The beach has a shallow increment so very safe to swim in, it's clean and there are fantastic caves to explore. Take a picnic and make a day of it! Please do take all your rubbish home with you,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2012

Clean sand, no overcrowding, freezing cold water lol! Great rock pools and a great putting green nearby. A little hidden gem.

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