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Kinghorn Harbour Beach

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Kinghorn Harbour Beach - Fife

© Liz Foulis

Kinghorn Beach is a pretty stretch of sand in the burgh of Kinghorn on the north shore of the Firth of Forth. It is home to a harbour that sits on one side of the sand and a lifeboat station that sits on the other. The station is known for being one of the busiest rescue centres in all of Scotland.

The beach looks out over the Firth of Forth and is a good spot for families with young children and for those who like walking. The beach is overlooked by the pretty village of Kinghorn and there are a range of footpaths here that take you through the cliffs and surrounding area.

In terms of amenities you will find a beachfront cafe here as well as ample parking and the bay is a popular spot in the summer season.

Type of beach

Harbour

Lifeguard service

No

Dogs friendly beach?

Restrictions may apply (usually from Easter until the end of Summer)

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Activities

Facilities

  • Town centre nearby

Nearest town

Kinghorn

Postcode

KY3 9SX

OS grid ref.

NT 2708 8687

Water quality

Water quality star rating

Awards

Green Coast Award