St Andrews West Beach is a the widest and best known beach situated on the east end of Fife, Scotland. It expanses for a couple of miles of uninterrupted sand backed with dunes and the world-renowned golf course. There are litter and dog bins on the beach but dogs are not allowed during the summer season. It is very popular for walkers and swimmers and is patrolled by lifeguards during the main season. Close to the beach Shopss and restaurants can be found.