Achmelvich Beach, Lochinver

4.9
Must see · Beach · Nature / Park
Achmelvich Beach, a small bay of fine white sand and turqouise water, sits nestled among the characteristic moorland and rocks of the northern highlands. Don't let the beach's Mediterranean appearance fool you, however, as the water stays cold and bracing even with the sun shining. Experience the waves on water skis or a windsurf board, or kayak along the rugged coastline. Fishermen will find the waters teem with fish, and hikers will find plenty of walks and climbs in the surrounding area. Nearby camping and caravan spots make a great base for a holiday in the area and provide basic amenities. Arrange to visit Achmelvich Beach and other attractions in Lochinver using our Lochinver trip itinerary planner.
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  • White sandy beach with crystal blue water. Divine! Sheep overlooking the beach on nearby hills. Seemed popular with locals on the weekend but wasn’t overcrowded. Toilet facilities nearby and car park....  more »
  • Class beach, maybe 1 of the best on NC500 whites sands and stunning water colours a must see if nearby  more »
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  • The most beautiful beach I have ever visited. We try to go there a few times every year and it is the most relaxing place on earth. Wonderful people. Plenty of wildlife and fantastic places to eat nearby. I love this place. It's my wee piece of heaven on earth 😍❤
  • This is a little bit of haven, I whish to come back ever year.
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