Local Attractions

Located on the east beach in North Berwick, East Sands Holiday Home is the ideal location for the perfect holiday in East Lothian.

We can take care of golf and taxi bookings during your stay.

Some of the local attractions include the following. Click on them to see more information via their websites.





North Berwick beach with Bass Rock

North Berwick

East Sands Holiday Home looks out onto the famous Bass Rock, home to the largest gannet colony in the world.

Find out about its wildlife at the Scottish Seabird Centre, just a stones throw away from East Sands or take a boat trip and see up close its puffins, seals and many other great sights.

  • Sea fishing trips are available from the harbour
  • North Berwick yacht club run sailing courses for all ages and standards
  • Diving is very popular in the area especially off the Isle of May
  • Tantallon and Dirleton castles provide a spectacular taste of the region’s history
  • Climb North Berwick Law (600ft) for spectacular views of the Forth Islands over to the East Neuk of Fife and beyond.
  • There are also a range of bars and restaurants
  • Regular train service to Edinburgh
  • Walk for miles on empty sandy beaches
Aerial view of North Berwick