Cramond beach is a small sandy beach close to Edinburgh. At low tide, you can cross the causeway to Cramond Island, although you need to be aware of the incoming Read more [...]
Planning a trip to the Edinburgh coast and looking for the nearest beach? Our beach lists will help you find the closest beaches to your location and then for each beach, we will answer questions around location, tide times, weather forecast, dog restrictions, water quality and provide general information on the beach and its facilities. When on a beach page use our tools to search the Edinburgh seaside towns and surrounding coast for things to see and do or places to stay and eat.
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Silverknowes beach is sandy with some pebbles and close to Edinburgh. This beach is really an extension of Caramond and you have parking, toilets, shops and cafe in Caramond.
Portobello beachis a sandy beach situated 4 miles East of Edinburgh. Facilities include parking, promenade and in the town High Street Cafe and shops.