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Beautiful beach!

On a sunny day, this beach wouldn't be out of place in the Caribbean. Golden sand, the sunny... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Barnsley, United Kingdom

So peaceful quiet clean. Just go visit the views are spectacular and make a point of tackling the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alex W
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Town of Elie, Elie, Scotland
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Reviewed today

its a nice walk around the edge of Elie beach and the surrounding area near the beach although it was not swimming weather when we visited but if warmer i'm sure kids would love it here, be nice if some of the seaweed could be...More

Thank Ronnieduke
Reviewed yesterday

On a sunny day, this beach wouldn't be out of place in the Caribbean. Golden sand, the sunny shining off the sea, it's a lovely place for a brisk walk.

Thank Leedsaway67
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed nearby and dropped into Elie for some lunch at the Deli cafe. It was a lovely day in October and we bought some ice cream and strolled down to the Beach. The views were stunning and its well worth a visit if you...More

Thank 123sunflower123_13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So peaceful quiet clean. Just go visit the views are spectacular and make a point of tackling the chain walk

Thank Alex W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The beach stretches from at least Elie long to Earlsferry and it is a superb long and sandy beach, which appeals especially to families with young children.

Thank DavidMay1945
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

For a coffee on sunshine day it’s a dream come true . And after that go to St. Andrews. We loved it .

Thank Theodoros O
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Beaches here are ideal for youngsters and walking etc. Even on colder days we managed to hunker down and hire wet suits to make the most of the beach. In the main very clean, the beach cannot control what washes up and my youngster found...More

Thank 172Lakin
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Can't say anything bad about this beach .. spotlessly clean .. Stunning views and in an amazing location..

Thank pat m
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Absolutely lovely sandy beach that seems to stretch for miles, its clean and locals seem very friendly, ideal for the kids to play and walking the dogs.

Thank Dreamer757383
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely tidy beach my dog also loved it can’t keep him away just loves the water scenery lovely beautiful clean golden sand

Thank Julie A
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12 July 2018|
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Response from WhitleyBayGill | Reviewed this property |
Hello yes there is good parking next to the beach on the pier wall which is a stones throw from the beach 👍