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Stonehaven - Cowie Beach

Stonehaven, Aberdeenshire

A half-moon bay made up of sandy beaches and a harbour, backed by the town of Stonehaven.

Beach Type



A leisure centre
Camp site and all the facilities you would expect for a medium sized town



Nature and Wildlife

Explore the town.

Water Quality

Not Tested




No dog restrictions.

Tourist Information

STONEHAVEN TIC 66 Allardice Street. Stonehaven Aberdeenshire. AB39 2AA Tel: 01569 762806


Nearest town: Stonehaven
County: Aberdeenshire
Latitude/Longitude: 56.9679, -2.20299
Postcode: AB39 2AE
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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


Take the A90 south of Aberdeen.

Public Transport

Bus Service 107: Aberdeen - Portlethen - Stonehaven

Nearest Railway Stations

Stonehaven (Less than a mile away)
Portlethen (Approx. 7 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.


Parking available close to the beach.

Nearby Car Parks

Beach Promenade, Stonehaven (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Market Square, Stonehaven (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
The Backies, Stonehaven (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Railway Station, Stonehaven (Unknown stay).
About 0.8 miles away
Stonehaven Station, Stonehaven (Unknown stay).
About 0.8 miles away
Quarry, Stonehaven (Unknown stay).
About 1.2 miles away
Glasslaw, Stonehaven (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away
Crawton, Crawton (Unknown stay).
About 4 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Stonehaven