The Cottage on the Beach
9 Victoria Road
Getting to the cottage on the beach: The cottage on the beach can be found in the town of North Berwick, situated along the Firth of Forth’s coastline of East Lothian. This seaside town is located only 30 mins east of the Capital, making it easily accessible whether you are travelling by car, train or air.
By Car: 30 minutes by road from central Edinburgh
From Glasgow & West Scotland: Join M8 to Edinburgh City Bypass A720. Then take A1 South. Exit at Bankton Junction following signs to North Berwick. Travel through Longniddry, Aberlady and Gullane to North Berwick.
From South & East: Follow A1 North. Exit at Thistly Cross roundabout onto the A199. After 1 mile turn right onto the A198 to North Berwick.
Once in North Berwick follow the signs down to the harbour or Seabird Centre (though not for it's parking). The cottage is on the left hand side opposite the Lifeboat Station.
By Train: From Edinburgh Waverley, trains stop at Old Craighall, Musselburgh, Wallyford, Prestonpans, Longniddry and Drem before terminating in North Berwick.
For more information:
National rail Enquiries - Tel: 08457 48 49 50
Links: Scotrail website | Main East Coast line GNER | Network Rail website | On-line rail ticket booking
By Air: Edinbugh International Airport is located around 7 miles west of the capital. With the A1 only a couple of miles away, this means that the airport can be accessed in around 40 mins. Additionally Newcastle, Glasgow and Glasgow Prestwick Airports are all under 2 hours away.