Achmelvich Beach, Lochinver

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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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  • Wow what a stunning beach. Beautiful clear water and almost white sand. The road here is challenging. Lots of hidden bends and narrow with not a lot of passing places so do drive carefully. Plenty...  more »
  • Im only rating this as poor for the campsite. The beach itself is pretty. I didn’t have any issues with the staff, she was friendly enough to us. What i did have problems with were the facilities. I.....  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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