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Cruden Bay

  • Peterhead
  • Outdoor
  • All Ages
  • Beaches

Attraction Information

Looking for a wide sandy beach in Scotland? Cruden Bay is a popular beach for swimmers, plus it’s popular with little ones because of the sandcastle building opportunities! 

Don’t forget your swimming costume, because the water here is so blue you just won’t be able to resist a splash about. Mini explorers will love running along on the sand, and we’re sure your pooch will love it too, because this is a dog friendly beach all year round. 


  • Long sandy beach 
  • Dog friendly all year 
  • Great for sandcastles and swimming

Opening hours

All year round



Travel & Contact Information


Harbour Street, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, AB42 0HF, Scotland

Phone number



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FAQ & Additional Information

Cruden Bay has not told us about their parking.

No, there are no toilets available.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Yes, you can bring a picnic.

Cruden Bay has not told us about their dining options.

Yes, Cruden Bay is wheelchair friendly.

Yes, Cruden Bay have stated they are pushchair friendly.

Cruden Bay has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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