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"Bird-watching colonels on the old sea wall"

Portobello West Beach

(Portobello Kings Road Beach)

City of Edinburgh, Scotland

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Once Portobello was a busy seaside resort where all the people of Edingburgh went to paddle in the sea.

Now it still has it's sandy beach, and plenty of amusements and entertainments, although it is seen more as a peacful escape from city life.


Weather and tides for Saturday 10 December

Chance of rain 53%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 4mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 64%
Min temp. 1°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 20mph

The tide at Portobello West Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 9:11 AM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 3:50 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

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Recommended holiday cottages near Portobello West Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Real Roman Tours (0.9 miles)
Fort Kinnaird (1.7 miles)
The Bannatyne Spa (1.9 miles)
Newhailes (2 miles)
Arthur's Seat (2 miles)
Staggs Bar (2.5 miles)
Brunton Theatre (2.6 miles)
Royal Yacht Britannia (2.8 miles)

Places to eat near Portobello West Beach

Foresters Guild (360 yards)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Portobello, Edinburgh

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: NT303745

Country: Scotland

Local Authority: City of Edinburgh

Nearest postcode: EH15 1DU

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Visitor information for Portobello West Beach, City of Edinburgh, Scotland. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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