"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Portobello - Central (James Street) Beach

A beach resort about 4 miles east of Edinburgh city centre.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Edinburgh

Local authority: City of Edinburgh Council

OS Grid Reference: NT313738

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Portobello - Central (James Street) Beach

  • Orcadia Trampoline Centre (0m)
  • Tumbles at Portobello (1m)
  • Shawfair Pottery (2m)
  • Jamboree Adventure Soft Play (2m)
  • Clown Around Indoor Play Centre (2m)
  • Inveresk Lodge Garden (2m)
  • Craigmillar Castle (2m)
  • Palace of Holyroodhouse (3m)
  • Our Dynamic Earth (3m)
  • Royal Commonwealth Pool and Clambers (3m)
  • The Museum of Edinburgh (3m)
  • Invergordon Distillers Ltd (3m)
  • Huntly House Museum (3m)
  • The People's Story Museum (3m)
  • People's Story Museum (3m)
  • Serenity Scotland (3m)
  • Geoffrey (Tailor) Highland Crafts (3m)
  • John Knox House (3m)
  • Museum of Childhood (3m)
  • Museum of Childhood (3m)
  • Brass Rubbing Centre (3m)
  • Creative Connections (3m)
  • Mercat Walking Tours of Edinburgh (3m)
  • Auld Reekie Tours (3m)
  • St Cecilias Hall Museum of Instruments (3m)
  • James Pringle Weavers (3m)
  • Sandemans Edinburgh Free Tour (3m)
  • National Museum of Scotland (3m)
  • Biggar Gasworks Museum (3m)
  • Royal Museum (3m)

Tourist Information

Edinburgh
Edinburgh Information Centre
above Waverley Shopping Centre
3 Princes Street
Lothian
Scotland
EH2 2QP

Phone 08452 255 121
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/edinburgh-lothians/

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Weather

Forecast for Tuesday 11 December

06:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
SSE
Pressure 1023
Humidity 97%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 2mph.
SSE
Pressure 1022
Humidity 94%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
SE
Pressure 1022
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
ESE
Pressure 1020
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SE
Pressure 1020
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SE
Pressure 1020
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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A beach resort about 4 miles east of Edinburgh city centre.

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