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Surprisingly stunning beach

Visited Calgary Bay in early March 2017 on an overcast, drizzly day yet it still took our breath away, the colour of the water and the white sand would rival any Caribbean... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2017
Janet F
Sale, United Kingdom
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Sale, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 7 March 2017

Visited Calgary Bay in early March 2017 on an overcast, drizzly day yet it still took our breath away, the colour of the water and the white sand would rival any Caribbean destination. To top it off we saw a White Tailed Eagle flying overhead, just stunning.

2 Thank Janet F
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
Reviewed 21 February 2017

A truly lovely place to visit. Picnic tables available. Beach very clean and makes for an excellent walk.

Thank Alecgottbay
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524 reviews
219 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 246 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

If you like quite then this would be ideal for you as the views are amazing but nothing really here and the road to get here is a nightmare but its all about the views

Thank G_Inspector
Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Travelled with group of 14 to self-catering stay at Calgary Castle, Mull, described as luxurious and well-equipped base. This 'B' listed building is literally falling to bits and we suffered a dangerous fire incident due to an incorrectly fitted log burner, no water - hot or cold for two days, electrical supply consistently tripping out, cutting off washing machines, fridges,deep... More 

5 Thank Steven S
Milan, Italy
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54 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

I fell in love with the island and the bay Paradise I would recommend to all travellers The experience is unique Magic

Thank maripier m
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Such a beautiful island to visit at any time of the year with wildlife in abundance and fantastic scenery at every turn. One day: on our travels we turned a blind corner away from the rugged wind swept cliffs and from high above we could not believe our eyes as we looked down at this beautiful hemispherical sandy bay.

Thank TheFogcatcher
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33 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Amazingly beautiful bay. We walked along the beach enjoying the solitude, peace and incredible scenery. A special place to see.

Thank Marie F
Burscough, United Kingdom
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405 reviews
261 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 232 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016

My children and I visited on a cold, but bright, day during October half term and we had the beautiful white sandy beach to ourselves. The was a small car park at one end with a tiny cafe/ice cream shop that looked as though it had closed for the winter. I imagine it gets very busy at peak times, but... More 

Thank Jellybellydancer
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 24 October 2016

I went here as a last minute after thought ans am so pleased I did. Beautiful sand and machair, a wonderful sunset. It was late in the season, but there seemed to be a small shop near the beach.

Thank JMNoelle
Scotland, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

It was an honour to visit Calgary bay on Canadian Thanksgiving, very fitting for us since we lived in the great city of Calgary (Canada) for many years. The bay is just beautiful and I can see why Col MacLeod fell in love with it all those years ago. The weather was brilliantly sunny and warm the day we were... More 

1 Thank VoyagerScotland

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