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Mossyard Beach

Castle Douglas, Scotland
+44 1557 840226
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Lovely beach

Loved this wee beach, we went a walk along one of the tracks and found a loved secluded bit, with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
elh2101
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Lovely relaxing visit

We found this lovely little beach after being recommend on TripAdvisor. We weren't disappointed... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Andy S
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
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“rock pools” (9 reviews)
“lovely beach” (5 reviews)
“car park” (24 reviews)
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Castle Douglas, Scotland
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+44 1557 840226
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"rock pools"
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"lovely beach"
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"car park"
in 24 reviews
"working farm"
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"safe beach"
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"plenty of space"
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"dumfries and galloway"
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"honesty"
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"tide"
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"shells"
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"box"
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"toilet"
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"rocks"
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"picnic"
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"dogs"
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"campsite"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this wee beach, we went a walk along one of the tracks and found a loved secluded bit, with boats moored it was beautiful.

Thank elh2101
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found this lovely little beach after being recommend on TripAdvisor. We weren't disappointed. When we arrived there was only us and another couple on the beach. Very picturesque and peaceful - but it soon filled up with families and children. Very nice and safe...More

Thank Andy S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great little beach area off A75 just along the road from Auchenlarie Holiday Park. Make sure you pay it a visit.

Thank Scottish_Oracle
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Reviewed 7 July 2018

We visited here in the middle of the heat wave in june18, it was 28 degrees on the day the beach is stunning, small only very few people on it there were lots of rocks to explor the rock pools as well but also the...More

5  Thank theparkertrips
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

The beach was accessed down a farm track and a £2 donation is asked per car. There’s is a toilet there too. The beach is tidy, although people do light fires in the rocks for cooking. The tide was going out when we were there...More

1  Thank paularadich
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Found this place while on a long weekend away with the wife and dog. It’s a fairly small beach, lots of rocks, loads of rock pools, very sandy with loads of shells. There’s a small car park that costs £2 all day, there’s a small...More

4  Thank NorthernFox70
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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Beautiful quiet spot. Great for the dog to run around on, breath-taking views around the coast. Worth a visit

1  Thank Amanda B
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

Fantastic beach, dogs loved it. At the junction before the beach, take the left fork through the farmyard and follow signs to the beach

2  Thank Sue B
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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

We were there for a few hours late afternoon. Very busy beach. Had a good wee carpark for a small fee. Toilet at carpark too. Few minute walk from carpark to beach. Lovely sandy beach with plenty of space to play ball games. Some folk...More

1  Thank panners from Scotland
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Delightfully refreshing wee place all staff and owners and also visitors are very helpfull and friendly if u want good scenery and peace and quiet this is were it's at John

Thank John J
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dvdsant
21 March 2018|
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Response from John J | Reviewed this property |
you can fish from the rocks when tide out equally when hide in John is quite a helpfull chap Joanne equally
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