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Seton Sands. Longniddry Beach

Longniddry, East Lothian

Long rural beach with mix of sand and rocks. Dog exercise area. The beach provides good walking and horse riding, while windsurfers and canoeists often use the sea. The nearby caravan park has an amusement arcade.

Beach Type

sand & rock

Facilities

Cafe
Toilets
Disabled access
First aid

Activities

The beach provides good walking and horse riding
While windsurfers and canoeists often use the sea
The nearby caravan park has an amusement arcade

Nature and Wildlife

This long. rural beach has plenty of space to stretch your legs.

Water Quality

Acceptable

Lifeguard

No

Dogs

Dog exercise area. Dogs are allowed on the beach.

Tourist Information

Old Craighall Tourist Information Centre * by Musselburgh Tel: 0131 6536172

Location

Nearest town: Longniddry
County: East Lothian
Latitude/Longitude: 55.9759, -2.91779
Postcode: EH32 0PW
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)

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Access

Off the main East Lothian coastal trail route. Sign posted clearly.

Nearest Railway Stations

Longniddry (About a mile away)
Prestonpans (Approx. 3 miles away)
Wallyford (Approx. 4 miles away)
Drem (Approx. 6 miles away)
Musselburgh (Approx. 6 miles away)

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

Parking

Free parking

Nearby Car Parks

Links Road, Longniddry (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Longniddry Bents, Longniddry (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
Main Street, Longniddry (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Longniddry Station, Longniddry (Unknown stay).
About 1.1 miles away
High Street, Prestonpans (Unknown stay).
About 2.4 miles away
Lindores Drive, Tranent (Unknown stay).
About 2.5 miles away
Coal Neuk, Tranent (Unknown stay).
About 2.6 miles away
Loch Road, Tranent (Unknown stay).
About 2.6 miles away
Loch Square, Tranent (Unknown stay).
About 2.7 miles away
Prestonpans Station, Prestonpans (Unknown stay).
About 2.7 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Longniddry