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Findochty Beach

Findochty, Moray

A typical harbour town with a sheltered sandy beach. Not a tourist re-construction, this is a real life village although the fishing fleet is long-gone, replaced by mainly leisure-sailors.

Beach Type



Local pub right on the harbour


Boating and fishing
There is also a golf course

Nature and Wildlife

Explore the town and the rocky coastline as well as the small sheltered beach to the east of the town.

Water Quality

Not Tested




No dog restrictions.

Tourist Information

Elgin TIC. 17 High Street. Elgin. Tel: 01343 552075


Nearest town: Findochty
County: Moray
Latitude/Longitude: 57.6988, -2.90608
Postcode: AB56 4QA
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around , Moray at Explore Britain.


On the North East coast east of Elgin. take the A96 then the A98 before following signs through Buckie to Findochty.

Public Transport

Bluebird Northern Buses's bus service number 305 runs between Aberdeen and Elgin and visits Findochty

Nearby Car Parks

Great Eastern Road - Strathlene Sands, Buckie (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Great Eastern Road, Buckie (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
Buckie Drifter, Buckie (Unknown stay).
About 2.1 miles away
Marine Place, Buckie (Unknown stay).
About 2.5 miles away
Newlands Lane, Buckie (Unknown stay).
About 2.6 miles away
Cluny Square, Buckie (Unknown stay).
About 2.7 miles away
Cluny Place, Buckie (Unknown stay).
About 2.7 miles away
Cluny Place - West, Buckie (Unknown stay).
About 2.8 miles away
Gordon Street, Buckie (Unknown stay).
About 2.8 miles away
Castle Terrace, Cullen (Unknown stay).
About 2.8 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Findochty