We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Share
Review Highlights
Our favourite beach on Mull!

We followed the signs for Knockvolgan/Fidden when in Fionnphort. We passed the camping site at... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2018
Emily O
,
Mullingar, Ireland
via mobile
Stunning

Not a better beach in the world. When the sun glistens over the sea and sand this could be the... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Wizwilson
via mobile
Read all 16 reviews
12
All photos (12)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good18%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
4 Aug 2018
“Our favourite beach on Mull! ”
10 Jul 2017
“Stunning”
About
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Nov
Dec
Jan
Contact
| Fidden, PA66 6BN, Scotland
Most Helpful Review
Reviewed 28 February 2015

Not a particularly pleasant approach through a muddy farm track and a pretty rundown, untidy farm at that (which put us off buying the beef which was for sale). A short ten minutes though took us to what felt like a very remote corner of...More

3  Thank Scotlandmac
Reviews (16)
Filter reviews
16 results
Traveller rating
13
3
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
13
3
0
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 16 reviews
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We followed the signs for Knockvolgan/Fidden when in Fionnphort. We passed the camping site at Fidden & kept going until we came to a closed gate that said John & Linda No 1 Knockvolgan. We contemplated turning back but decided to chance opening the gate,...More

Thank Emily O
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Not a better beach in the world. When the sun glistens over the sea and sand this could be the Caribbean. We love this place but don't tell everybody as this is one of the great best kept secrets. Stunning views as well

2  Thank Wizwilson
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

When us brits get a rare summers day there is no better place to be, perfect white sand and gorgeous clear turquoise waters absolute bliss .... My favorite place :)

1  Thank DavidBrennan23
Reviewed 19 October 2016

This is a fantastic place to visit. Parking is in a farmers yard so consideration to him is a must. A bit of a walk down a rough path but worth it. Peace, tranquillity, beautiful sand and clear waters. Dogs are welcome but there are...More

3  Thank Petra G
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Such a beautiful place! We visited at the end of September the tide was on the way out the water was clear blue and the white sand soft whilst the sun shone overhead and for those literary buffs this is where the island scene from...More

1  Thank fieldarcher
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Leave your car on the grass verge and walk the rest of the way down to the beach and you won't be disappointed! The views are spectacular. The beach is clean and the sand almost white. It's the sort of place to take a couple...More

1  Thank Orla H
Reviewed 12 August 2016

The fishing may be poor. But the waters are very safe for watersports such as coasteering swimming snorkeling diving, kayaking and paddle boarding. Very sheltered because of the outlying islands. very shallow waters

2  Thank ThomasClanadventures
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

One of the best beaches I have ever been to. Only thing to note if you are going is its a little bit of a walk so pack light. Also some of the stones on the way down are quite slippy.

Thank pyrasanth
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Beautful sandy beaches, clear water and found a seal who came to check out what was happening. A short trech from the car park but opens up to the stunning beaches. Love it here.

Thank IanM2879
Reviewed 12 June 2016

A few miles down a track through a farm gets you to a secluded beach with seals, and views to die for.. Not much parking so go early or late in the day.

2  Thank Mark H
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 nearby hotels
Argyll Hotel
297 reviews
3.16 km away
St. Columba Hotel
253 reviews
3.39 km away
Tiroran House Hotel & Restaurant
379 reviews
18.81 km away
The Colonsay
206 reviews
28.60 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 56 nearby restaurants
Ninth Wave Restaurant
315 reviews
2.25 km away
Restaurant at The Argyll Hotel
254 reviews
3.17 km away
The Blackbird Bistro
92 reviews
7.97 km away
Martyrs Bay Restaurant and Bar
263 reviews
3.03 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 77 nearby attractions
Iona Abbey and Nunnery
913 reviews
3.48 km away
Ardalanish Isle Of Mull Weavers
122 reviews
7.24 km away
St. Columba's Bay
77 reviews
3.98 km away
Ardalanish Bay Beach
21 reviews
7.36 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Knockvologan Beach staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines