The Beach Guide

Broughty Ferry Beach

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?

Animal exclusion in western area between 1st May and 30th September. Eastern beach dog friendly all year

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  • Cafe/restaurant
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    • Shop

    Nearest town



    DD5 2EA

    OS grid ref.

    NO 4694 3067

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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?