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Silver Sands of Morar

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Address: Morar, Mallaig, Scotland

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I was touring Scotland on the NC500, and deliberately took a detour here. You know when you look at a picture and think that can't be right. Silver sand, deserted beach... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Northampton, United Kingdom
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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100 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I was touring Scotland on the NC500, and deliberately took a detour here. You know when you look at a picture and think that can't be right. Silver sand, deserted beach, beautiful sun, Scotland!!?? People said the online pics must have been photoshopped or taken on the single good day of the year. Well look at these, taken on an... More 

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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210 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just outside Morar and clearly signposted are the Silver Sands. There is a small car park with toilets at the top of the hill above the beach. We were lucky to be there on a sunny day as the beach is stunning, and goes on for miles. The views are magnificent and the last time I saw waters as clear... More 

Thank Keith F
South Queensferry, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful beach with stunning views with such beautiful Caribbean like white sand. Ideal for letting kids run free and dog walking, will be gorgeous on a sunny day!

Thank GaznRoz
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15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walked out from Mallaig and it was certainly worth it. Beautiful beach with stunning views. Loads of space, ideal for kids and dog walking.

Thank Yvonne M
Leatherhead, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Haven't been here for at least 25 years and still the same as I remembered it; still white. Just think if the weather could be guaranteed what would this place be like? Probably overrun and ruimed

Thank Allmac06
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you're fortunate enough to be here on a sunny day (not necesarily summer) the seas and the beach look like the belong on a Caribean island - though the temperature will be distinctly Scottish!

Thank Gasman1874
Ecclefechan, null, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We what can I say..our 1st visit to the area and we find beaches that wouldn't look out of place in the carribean...We should know as we spent the last 4 years travelling to Barbados..I can honestly say never did I ever imagine I would find beaches like this in the UK. Never mind in the north of Scotland. Well... More 

Thank Paul B
Bristol, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

The stretch of coastline between Arisaig and Morar is my favourite place on the planet. Go on a day when the sun is shining and you will be rewarded with sea of intense blue, stunning views and the most perfect picnic spot in the whole of the UK. Great for shell hunting, wandering and just soaking up the beauty. Even... More 

Thank see g
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107 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Beach is absolutely stunning as good as if not better than abroad. Clean white sand for miles just stunning.

Thank JUDE F
Paisley, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

If someone blindfolded you and dropped you at that beach on a nice hotel sunny day,you would think you were on a tropical beach somewhere else..best beach in scotland for me..

Thank mark0518

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