The Beaches: List of beaches
Sandhead Beach
Beach Info
Type: Sandy / Pebbles
Tide Times: here
Weather: here
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There is a play park located beside the beach with a basketball/football court and bowling green. The beach is also connected to a footpath, the Mull of Galloway Trail which opened in August 2012.  The Mull of Galloway to Stranraer section is 24 miles long and is mainly a coastal route taking in many of the coastal villages along the east side of the Mull. Full details of the route can be found on

Local Attractions

Portpatrick – harbour, shops, hotels and pubs.

Port Logan Gardens – Royal Botanic Gardens


Sandhead beach is a long sandy beach located in the village of Sandhead. The village has local amenities including a shop, café/restaurant, tearoom and hotel. Signs provide information on the Mull of Galloway trail.