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Troon - South Beach

Troon, South Ayrshire

A popular sandy beach in the southern area of Troon.

Beach Type

Sand

Facilities

Toilets
Shops cafes and pubs available in town
There are several hotels on the beach

Activities

Kite surfing
Wind surfing

Nature and Wildlife

A long. wide beach with plenty of room to stretch your legs.

Water Quality

Acceptable

Lifeguard

No

Dogs

from May to the end of September dogs are not allowed on the beach.

Tourist Information

Irvine TIC New St Irvine Ayrshire KA12 8BB. 01292 678100

Location

Nearest town: Troon
County: South Ayrshire
Latitude/Longitude: 55.5403, -4.66168
Postcode: KA10 6EJ
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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Access

Accessed via Troon town centre.

Public Transport

Served by local buses and there is a train station nearby.

Nearest Railway Stations

Troon (Less than half a mile away)
Barassie (About a mile and a half away)
Prestwick International Airport (Approx. 3 miles away)
Prestwick Town (Approx. 3 miles away)
Irvine (Approx. 5 miles away)

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

Parking

Parking available.

Nearby Car Parks

St Meddans, Troon (Unknown stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Troon Station, Troon (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
South Beach Esplanade - North, Troon (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Troon - Swimming Pool, Troon (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
North Shore Road, Troon (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
South Beach Esplanade - South, Troon (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Harbour Road, Troon (Unknown stay).
About 0.8 miles away
Barassie Station, Barassie (Unknown stay).
About 1.5 miles away
Burnside Road, Monkton (Unknown stay).
About 2.9 miles away
Prestwick International Airport-Long Stay, Prestwick (Long stay).
About 3 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Troon