St Andrews - West Sands Beach
- Beach info
- Beach Map & Location
Firstaid, Shops, Restaurant, Disability, Toilets
Surfing, Swimming, Walking
Nature and Wildlife
Coastal walks. and adjacent to West Sands there is a Local Nature Reserve. local attractions include the golf museum and nearby Castle and Cathedral.
Cleaning and Litter
The beach is cleaned as required by the Council. There are litter and dog bins on the beach but dogs are not allowed from May to September.
Beach Awards and Information
Blue Flag Beach
Green Coast Award
Marine Conservation Society Recommended
St Andrews Tourist Information Centre. 70 Market Street. St Andrews. Tel: 01334 472021
Where is St Andrews - West Sands Beach?
Fife / St Andrews
Take the A91 or the A915 to St Andrews. By public transport. it is 15 minutes walk from the bus station.
Stagecoach Express x59 and x60 go from Edinburgh to St Andrews. Stagecoach 23 goes from Stirling to St Andrews.
We use a simple colour coded key to display the amount of cottages nearby, the below shows the three different colours and the number range for each one from green through to red.
- 100 +