Find East Lothian Dog Friendly Beaches

Heading to the East Lothian coast with your dog and not sure if they are allowed on any beaches?

This East Lothian list of dog friendly beaches will help in planning your next trip to the beach.

Our 2018 East Lothian dog friendly beach guide currently has 3 East Lothian beaches listed where dogs are allowed with no beaches that have some dog restrictions, and there are no beaches on which a full dog ban is in operation.

East Lothian dog friendly beaches East Lothian Beaches Allowing Dogs

This list shows 3 East Lothian beaches with no dog restrictions and can be used all year.

  1. Longniddry Beach, Longniddry
  2. Pease Bay Beach, Dunbar
  3. Thorntonloch Beach, Dunbar

Note, although dogs are allowed you are expected to keep control of your dog, clean-up after them and some beaches may require you to keep them on a lead. Please check local information sites for any restrictions.


East Lothian beaches with dog restrictions East Lothian Beaches That Have Dog Restrictions

We have no East Lothian beaches recorded that allow dogs but with some restrictions.

East Lothian Beaches that do not allow dogs East Lothian Beaches That Have Dog Restrictions

We have no East Lothian beaches recorded that do not allow dogs at any time.


East Lothian Beaches That We Have NO Dog Restriction Information

This list shows 15 East Lothian beaches where we have no information on dog restrictions.

  1. Dunbar East Beach, Dunbar
  2. Gullane Beach, Gullane
  3. Peffer Sands Beach, East Linton
  4. Seacliff Beach, North Berwick
  5. White Sands Bay Beach, Dunbar
  6. West Links Beach, Gullane
  7. Belhaven Bay Beach, Dunbar
  8. Dunglass Beach, Dunbar
  9. Fisherrow Sands Beach, Musselburgh
  10. Gosford Sands Beach, Longniddry
  11. Milsey Bay Beach, North Berwick
  12. Port Seton Beach, Longniddry
  13. Seton Sands Beach, Longniddry
  14. Canty Bay Beach, North Berwick
  15. Yellowcraig Beach, North Berwick

If you have visited any of these beaches and can update us then please drop us a note on facebook.



If a East Lothian beach is not listed above then we have no information and you will have to check local beach information boards.

Note that we try to keep this dog beach information up to date but restrictions are set by local councils and occasionally we may miss a change.

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