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A Treasure

This beach is our family's favorite. A beautiful walk through Gullane followed by a trek through to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
A TripAdvisor Member
via mobile
Wonderful beach

This is a long wide sandy beach protected by dunes. It is very clean and obviously very popular... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mayb10
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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“sand dunes” (8 reviews)
“car park” (12 reviews)
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Gullane, Scotland
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A TripAdvisor Member
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This beach is our family's favorite. A beautiful walk through Gullane followed by a trek through to the beach, which ends with breathtaking views. The kids love everything about it. Such a jewel in East Lothian.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a long wide sandy beach protected by dunes. It is very clean and obviously very popular with visitors and locals.

Thank mayb10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and family of 6 enjoyed a great afternoon at Gullane Beach. The children (20,16,11,7) all got in the sea. Pretty cold but they enjoyed it immensely. We did a mini olympics on the beach. The views are great. The scenery is excellent. Even the...More

Thank stuartbennett13
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Took the dog for a walk along the beach and she enjoyed it. It's a steep walk down from the car park area, but not too bad. Lovely views across the Forth to Fife.

Thank ScotchMissed
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

As a family we always love a trip to this brilliant beach. Only a half hour drive from Edinburgh this is an easily accessible place to visit. The car park always has plenty room, unfortunately East Lothian Council are cashing in and there is a...More

Thank MacOnTheHill
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Lots of parking but a steep walk to the beech. Not ideal for the old or wheel chairs but doable if fit. The coastal path goes all the way round the coast from here to Dirleton and on.

Thank Jimmw
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We did this coastal walk recently, having first checked the times of the high and low tides. We took the bus from Edinburgh to North Berwick, as we planned to have lunch and a drink at the end of the walk, and catch a bus...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Long walk but a lovely beach, alot nicer than most beaches in scotland, my dog absolutely loves it when we go

Thank Teens222
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful beach front with a lovely trail along the east coast. Cleanest part of the beach on the east coast I have seen.

Thank Jenna D
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Had an excellent and interesting walk along the beach, looking at the geology, the wildlife, plants, birds and snails. The beach was not too crowded on a weekday lunchtime so we thoroughly enjoyed our visit. We shall be back soon to explore more around Aberlady...More

Thank Coralia J
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EdinburghLMcB
1 March 2017|
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Response from cath5960 | Reviewed this property |
I would say not suitable for surfing
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DavidCosmo91
9 September 2016|
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Response from Egle_26 | Reviewed this property |
The toilets are on the left hand side of the car park. 2 min walk from the beach. Very clean, with toilet paper etc. The car park cost £2 per day which I think pays off thinking about the recycling bins, clean toilets etc.
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Homergrady
9 April 2016|
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Response from John D | Reviewed this property |
Unsure plenty of parking space but there is a barrier. The nearby seton sands or cockenzie are better suited for this.
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