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Great beach

Wonderful visit to Elie topped off with a stroll on the beautiful beach overlooking our... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
seamuscorry1969
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Swinton, United Kingdom
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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 4 weeks ago
Leedsaway67
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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful visit to Elie topped off with a stroll on the beautiful beach overlooking our accommodation at The Ship Inn. Great for dog walking and just chilling

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank seamuscorry1969
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Leedsaway67
Reviewed 6 November 2018

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

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

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

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 18 October 2018

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.

Date of experience: October 2018
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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 .

Date of experience: August 2018
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

Date of experience: September 2018
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..

Date of experience: September 2018
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.

Date of experience: August 2018
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MargaretP
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Hello yes there is good parking next to the beach on the pier wall which is a stones throw from the beach 👍
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