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Seacliff Beach

North Berwick, East Lothian

Set amid protruding cliffs, this sandy beach offers spectacular scenery with views of Tantallon Castle to the east and Berwickshire to the west. The beach is private and there is a charge for using the beach. Photo shows the small harbour.

Beach Type



The owner has provided facilities



Nature and Wildlife

There is a local nature reserve nearby.

Water Quality




Awards and Recommendations

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

East Lothian Council. John Muir House. Haddington. East Lothian. EH41 3HA Tel: 01620 827827


Nearest town: North Berwick
County: East Lothian
Latitude/Longitude: 56.0527, -2.63427
Postcode: EH39 5PP
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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The beach is four miles north of North Berwick on the A198. The nearest train station is at North Berwick (a 30 minute train ride from Edinburgh).

Nearest Railway Stations

North Berwick (Approx. 4 miles away)
Dunbar (Approx. 6 miles away)
Drem (Approx. 6 miles away)
Longniddry (Approx. 11 miles away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.


A fee is charged for parking.

Nearby Car Parks

Tantallon Terrace, North Berwick (Unknown stay).
About 2.5 miles away
Marine Parade, North Berwick (Unknown stay).
About 2.8 miles away
East Road, North Berwick (Unknown stay).
About 3.2 miles away
Melbourne Place, North Berwick (Unknown stay).
About 3.2 miles away
St Andrew Street, North Berwick (Unknown stay).
About 3.3 miles away
North Berwick Station, North Berwick (Unknown stay).
About 3.7 miles away
North Road, Dunbar (Unknown stay).
About 5.3 miles away
Bayswell Road, Dunbar (Unknown stay).
About 5.5 miles away
Victoria Street, Dunbar (Unknown stay).
About 5.6 miles away
Dunbar Station, Dunbar (Unknown stay).
About 6 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in North Berwick