The Beach Guide

Broughty Ferry Beach

Broughty Ferry Beach - Tayside

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A large sandy beach, backed by dunes and overlooked by a historic castle, in Broughty Ferry, a former fishing village that's now a residential suburb of Dundee. Easy access from a promenade, a nature conservation site and great views across the Tay estuary to the North Fife coast.

Type of beach


Lifeguard service


Dogs friendly beach?

Dogs are restricted.

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  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Facilities

    • Shop

    Nearest town



    DD5 2EA

    OS grid ref.

    NO 4694 3067

    Water quality

    Water quality star rating


    Green Coast Award

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    Broughty Ferry Beach Reviews

    Gorgeous Beach

    Jun 01st 2019

    lovely beach in a lovely sea side village/town.  the information on this site is inaccurate as the nearest town is not Newport.

    Worth a visit to this fantastic area

    What did we get wrong?