North Berwick West

North Berwick West Beach has a long stretch of sand with great views across to the islands of Craigleith and the Bass Rock.

It's very popular with families providing an ideal location for sunbathing, bird watching, paddling and picnics. Located behind the beach is a putting green that is open during the summer months and just a short walk is the Scottish Seabird Centre.

There are a number of free car parks in North Berwick town centre.

Toilet facilities are located at the harbour and Quality Street which has accessible toilets.

How to Get There


Please follow the A198 to North Berwick and follow one way system into the town centre, cark parks located centrally as well as parking along sea front on Melbourne Road.


East Coast Buses operates a service between Edinburgh and North Berwick


Scotrail operates a service to North Berwick from Edinburgh, it is approximately a 10 minute walk from the station to West Beach.