Sandeel Bay (Port Mora)

Sandeel Bay - Dumfries and Galloway
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A short walk north of Portpatrick, along the clifftops, takes you to the pretty little cove of Sandeel Bay. Here you will find a small water fall and a number of caves along with a sandy beach.

Also known as:

Port Mora

Type of beach

Sand & shingle

Lifeguard service


Dogs friendly beach?

We do not have information on this beach but restrictions may apply (usually from Easter until the end of Summer)

Dumfries and Galloway dog friendly beaches »


  • Good fishing
  • Swimming/bathing
  • Rock pooling


  • Picnic area

Nearest town


OS grid ref.

NW 9923 5520

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Sandeel Bay Reviews


Sep 26th 2019

hmm its got b-e-a-utifullll scenery and faboo food