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Cramond Village

Five miles NW of city centre, Edinburgh, Scotland
+44 131 557 1700
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“tide times” (12 reviews)
“roman fort” (6 reviews)
Five miles NW of city centre, Edinburgh, Scotland
+44 131 557 1700
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is lovely at any time of day. Pretty at sunset. Go over to the island, at the right time of day. Or bring the kids and their bikes.

Thank EdinburghSharon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cramond Beach is a short walk from Silverknowes Bus Terminus. There is enough car parking too. There are two roads along the beach, one at a higher level and the other, a wide pedestrian walkway near the water front. The width of the sand or...More

Thank Vinod500
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We visited / parked at the village to the parkrun. Lovely lollipop course with ~600 runners. Flat course so good for PB. It's a lovely route by the beach for running.

Thank uklarka
Reviewed 6 August 2017

This place I've walk many time over the years up the river and along the shore to Granton and back again. Nice place to walk with dog on a nice summer evening. Lovely church in village.

Thank Alan D
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Fab day at cramond beach checked before leaving for tidal times which is a must it you want to go across to the island. Be careful walking across as can be slippery especially near steps down to the walk across to the island I would...More

2  Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Check the low tide tables on the internet. Take the 41 bus West (cheap but cash only, no change provided), short walk to Cramond Kirk, former site of Roman then Medieval structure, now with a beautifully maintained graveyard largely from the late 18th and early...More

1  Thank Wes B
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Cramond village is just on the outskirts of Edinburgh city. Small yet beautiful village with a river flowing into the sea. You can take a serene walk along the river from the seafront to discover hidden weirs. On the seafront itself is a small beach...More

1  Thank Srini J
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

This is a small but quaint and nice place to visit on the outskirts of Edinburgh on a relaxing sunny day, it has a nice traditional pub/restaurant, cafe on the estuary and seating overlooking the firth of forth/cramond island, worth a visit if your in...More

1  Thank author55
Reviewed 26 May 2017

I took a drive out to cramond before the sun rose. There was only a few dog walkers around. Such a peaceful place to watch the sun come up pver the island. well worth a visit just for the sunrise. Equaly worth visiting when the...More

Thank david h
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Cramond Village is quite nice but the main attraction is the island where you can walk to when the tide is low. Beautiful place with footpaths and a beautiful view on the three bridges of Queensferry. Nice place for a picnic.

Thank Janique J
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Sharon T
17 June 2017|
Response from Brad M | Reviewed this property |
Sharon, it's perfect for dogs! Lots of folks were there with their dogs on the beach and playing. I got some great pics of the pups.