Edinburgh Caravan Club Site (REF : EDB)

35-37 Marine Drive, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH4 5EN, Scotland

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Ideal for ...

  • Beach stays
  • Cycling
  • Dogs
  • Families

Why stay here ...

Edinburgh Club Site is an ideal location for your holiday getaway. Situated on the Firth of Forth, the caravan park provides easy access to Edinburgh, Europe's festival capital. You will be ideally located for the many attractions, both modern and historic, that this beautiful city has to offer.

Edinburgh is a friendly, cosmopolitan city. Edinburgh Club Site puts you within easy reach of some of its most famous landmarks. You can visit the castle which clings dramatically to a huge rock face (home to the Scottish Crown Jewels), walk down the Royal Mile to the Palace of Holyrood House (the Queen's official Scottish residence), stroll past the historic Scottish Parliament Building or enjoy the tranquil green expanse of Princes Street Gardens. The caravan site location also ensures that you're well placed for the famously fun summer festivals, seaside strolls, a round or two of golf, Edinburgh Zoo and an almost unlimited choice of restaurants, bars and other entertainment venues.

The site is only a stone’s throw away from the waterfront where campers can walk along the promenade of Cramond and, only a short drive away, visitors can enjoy the popular coastal suburb of Portobello with its pubs, restaurants and shops.

Things to do on site ...

  • Golf
  • Play area
  • Playground

Facilities on site ...

  • BBQs allowed: charcoal, gas, electric
  • Disabled facilities: facilities for wheelchair disabled
  • Disabled shower room
  • Dishwashing area
  • Dog walk from site
  • Dog walk on site
  • Drive over waste disposal for motorhomes
  • Electric hook-up
  • Family washroom
  • Gas
  • Gaz
  • Late arrivals area with electric hook-up
  • Laundry facilities
  • Motorhome service point
  • Toilet block
  • TV reception: good
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi charge
  • Wi-Fi rating: Silver

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Walking notes:

There is a good walk along the Promenade to the local village, and walks to the City centre begin about 10 minutes away from the site. Climb Arthurs Seat for the best views of the city.

Supermarket notes:

The closest are Morrisons 1 mile and Tesco Express 1.5 miles. Morrisons has limited motorhome parking.

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Directions

From the A720: Exit right at Gogar roundabout (signposted City Centre, A8). In about 0.25 miles turn left onto the A902 (signposted Forth Road Bridge). In 1.5 miles turn right at Barnton junction traffic lights. In 1.75 miles at Blackhall junction traffic lights fork left onto Telford Road (signposted Leith, Granton, A902). In about 1.25 miles at Crewe Toll roundabout turn left (signposted Davidson's Mains, B9085). At T-junction (past bridge) turn right at traffic lights signposted Granton, Newhaven, Davidson's Mains. At next traffic lights turn left (signposted Davidsons Mains, Silverknowes). In 0.5 miles at roundabout turn right into Marine Drive. Site on the left in 0.5 miles. From the M9 continue onto the A8 to Gogar roundabout; then as above. From the A90 continue at Barnton junction traffic lights then as above.

Sites key: Club Site

Postcode:
EH4 5EN
GPS:
Lat 55.97764 / Lon -3.2651
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OS field ref:
NT212768
OS map ref:
66
Handbook map ref:
F14

Transport links

  • Bus stop within 1 mile
  • Car hire on site
  • Daily public Transport within 1 mile
  • Nearest train station: Waverley
  • Train station within 5 miles

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Nice site in convenient location.

This was our second stay at Edinburgh and we found the site very peaceful with good facilities and helpful staff. Although conveniently close to Edinburgh and full on the nights we were there it was very quiet. The dog walk is excellent and the site is close to the sea and a small beach. We were not able to find many places to eat within a short distance.

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Good booking

Visited Edinburgh club site found very clean and staff very friendly.Due to arriving with motorhome had to go to catch bus if to visit the great city the bus stop however was a fair walk.Although Edinburgh made up for the walk.Also went down to the beachside and found very busy with families .Downside was when looking for a plot a old guy had put two chairs on a plot to save for his friends thought this unfair but enjoyed stay after finding another plot....

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Great first visit!

We have visited Edinburgh many times over many years but this was a first for us being so close to the coast. We live near to Newcastle airport so the noise of the planes certainly didn’t bother us. We loved exploring the local area. Visiting Cramond Island and the great little cafe along the way on Scotland’s Bondi Beach! There’s a Morrisons within walking distance. Brilliant area for touring. Fab little dog walk on site with many little tracks. Can’t wait to return.
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A Capital Site

Edinburgh is one of our favourite sites and it never fails to meet our expectations, any time of the year. The staff are always friendly, attentive and efficient. The facilities are superb and kept extremely well. I have fallen short of full marks across the board for two reasons, neither of which are the fault of the staff or club. One is traffic noise if you get a pitch beside the road and the other is the disgusting litter problem on all roads and paths leading to and from the site. The traffic noise cannot be helped but Edinburgh City Council should be ashamed of the state of the footpaths and verges. That said, we had another fabulous weekend and made full use of the minibus service which is excellent. Looking forward to our next visit
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Lovely weekend

We went for 2 nights in Nov and returned for 4 nights over Easter. Spoilt for choice of pitches - all lovely. Great dog walk on site and trees / nature. Beach across the road and down 106 steep steps. Kids enjoyed doing the tourer explorer book and scavenger hunt. Chip van Fri night. Great weekend.
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