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Turnberry Beach

Girvan, South Ayrshire

A sandy beach backed by sand dunes and the Ailsa Golf Course. A regular venue for the Open Championship.

Beach Type



Post office



Nature and Wildlife

Coastal walks

Water Quality

Not Tested



Tourist Information

Ayr TIC 22. Sandgate Ayr Ayrshire KA7 1BW.Tel: 01292 678100 Web:


Nearest town: Girvan
County: South Ayrshire
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3054, -4.83756
Postcode: KA26 9LN
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

Explore more of the area around , South Ayrshire at Explore Britain.


turnberry is just off the A77 between Maybole and Girvan.

Nearest Railway Stations

Girvan (Approx. 4 miles away)
Maybole (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 on the beach

Nearby Car Parks

Lodge Road, Girvan (Unknown stay).
About 0.4 miles away
Harbour Road, Maidens (Unknown stay).
About 2 miles away
Kirk Road, Maybole (Unknown stay).
About 2.9 miles away
Girvan Station, Girvan (Unknown stay).
About 4.1 miles away
Girvan Harbour, Girvan (Unknown stay).
About 4.3 miles away
Beach Pavillion, Girvan (Unknown stay).
About 4.4 miles away
Ailsa Street East, Girvan (Unknown stay).
About 4.4 miles away
Culzean Bay, Maybole (Unknown stay).
About 4.6 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Girvan