Milsey Bay is a sandy beach with views of the Bass Rock and the Firth of Forth across to Fife. A popular family beach that is ideal for sun bathing, Read more [...]
Nearest Seaside Award Beaches East Lothian
Seaside Award beaches in East Lothian, United Kingdom. Unlike the Blue Flag beach award, each country also has its own seaside award to signify a good standard of beach and facilities. The awards evaluate a beach on water quality, information displays, environmental management, safety and services.
Below we list the current East Lothian beaches that hold a Seaside Award.
Belhaven beach to the west of Dunbar is a large rural flat sandy beach backed by some grassy areas. Car parking is available but for facilities like shops, pubs, cafes Read more [...]
Gosford Sands is a rural sand and shingle beach in the west facing Gosford Bay. High tide covers just about all of the beach. Car park and toilets at Ferney Read more [...]
Longniddry beach, sand and shingle popular with water sports enthusiasts and walkers nearby nature reserves. Facilities include parking, toilets, cafe and shops.
Gullane beach is sandy beach backed by some dunes with views of the Firth of Forth popular with families and windsurfers. Facilities include parking and toilets, Cafe, restaurants and shops Read more [...]
Yellowcraig is also sometimes refered to as Broad Sands Bay. The beach is a sandy beach backed by forest and grassland, a local nature reserve and a Site of Special Read more [...]
The east beach at Dunbar is a gently sloping sandy beach close to harbour. Popular for beach sea fishing. Facilities include parking, toilets, cafe and shops.