Dunbar

Camping and Caravanning Club Site
from £7.15 to £12.15 Per person/night
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Overview

  • Campsites next to or within walking distance of a beach

    Top site for beaches

On Scotland's sunshine coast, to the east of the country's capital, Edinburgh.

Our peaceful Dunbar Club campsite is just a stone’s throw from the popular East Lothian seaside town of the same name and adjacent to Whitesands Bay - a long stretch of sandy surfing beach.

Spectacular landscapes surround the campsite, ensuring wherever you are pitched you have a stunning view. Seaward the impressive views extend over the Firth of Forth and Bass Rock – temporary nesting spot for 150,000 seabirds during peak season.

The campsite is well laid out and spacious with 90 pitches, some of which are hardstands. Modern facilities, including a wetsuit shower are available.

Dunbar, three miles from the campsite, offers shops, places to eat and more beaches. East beach, minutes from the town centre is great for bathing, paddle boarding and sea kayaking.

Inland other attractions include East Links Family Park with animals and a narrow gauge railway; the Museum of Flight at East Fortune and the Scottish Seabird Centre in North Berwick, where you can see puffins, seal pups and dolphins.

Worth Noting

Most pitches have sea views and there is a large picnic area overlooking the coast. There is a large Sunday market/car boot sale every week at East Fortune ten miles from the site.

WiFi

The WiFi service is excellent throughout the campsite. Prices.

Eat Local

Belhaven Fruit Farm is four miles from site, and Dunbar High Street consists of almost entirely independent shops including numerous cafés, an organic greengrocer, community bakery, and a wet fish shop.

Facilities

Dunbar has the following facilities on or around the site.

  • Members' and non-members' caravans welcome

    Members' and non-members' caravans welcome

  • Members' and non-members' trailer tents welcome

    Members' and non-members' trailer tents welcome

  • Hardstanding with electric hook-up

  • Storage facilities

  • Flushing toilet

  • Washbasins

  • Dedicated accessible facilities

  • Chemical toilet disposal point

  • Motorhome stop-off

  • Dishwashing facilities

  • Ball games

  • Payphone

  • Designated dog walk

  • Coastal

  • Grass only pitch for larger tents

  • Sea/loch view

  • Members' and non-members' motorhomes welcome

    Members' and non-members' motorhomes welcome

  • Members' and non-members' tents welcome

    Members' and non-members' tents welcome

  • Grass pitch with electric hook-up

  • Grass only pitch (no electric)

  • Showers

  • Electric shaver sockets

  • Family shower room

  • Drinking water taps

  • Washing Machines

  • Ice pack freezing

  • Gas cylinders

  • Pets welcome

  • Electric hook-up

  • Club Site Wi-fi

  • Battery charging facilities

  • Grass pitch with electric hook-up for larger tents

Reviews

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5

We have visited Dunbar on two occasions and we were always met by very happy and helpful staff.

This review is for Dunbar

We have visited Dunbar on two occasions and we were always met by very happy and helpful staff. The shower blocks were always kept warm and the showers were great. Dunbar town is close by, it is a lovely town. We also visited North Berwick which we love, it is a beautiful little town. Also we took the Park and ride into Edinburgh which was brilliant spent the whole day sightseeing and shopping.

  • Towing: Easy
  • Location: Coastal,Secluded
  • Suitable For: Families,Older couples,Peaceful break,Younger couples
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 5
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4.7

I was very impressed by clear signage to the site, a very helpful welcome from site staff, the...

This review is for Dunbar

I was very impressed by clear signage to the site, a very helpful welcome from site staff, the sea views and the overall cleanliness and tidiness. I visited towards the very end of the season with closure the day after I left, but it was obvious that standards were being maintained to the season's end. I was particularly pleased with the chemical waste disposal point which was covered, heated, lit and included full hand washing facilities. If I was to be VERY picky I can only mention 2 things: the only rubbish/recycling facilities were at the entrance to the site which involved along walk from many parts of a large and spacious site and a hand drier in the men's washroom which needed a real "thump" to get it to blow. This is certainly a site that I will visit again so that I can explore more of this area of East Lothian.

  • Towing: Easy
  • Location: Coastal,Secluded
  • Suitable For: Families,Older couples,Groups,Active break,Peaceful break,Younger couples
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 4
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5

Very clean and well run site

This review is for Dunbar

Very clean and well run site

  • Towing: Easy
  • Location: Town,Country,Coastal,Secluded
  • Suitable For: Families,Older couples,Groups,Active break,Peaceful break,Younger couples
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 5
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4.7

Very good for walks along the shore, visiting Dunbar and the area.

This review is for Dunbar

Very good for walks along the shore, visiting Dunbar and the area.

  • Towing: Easy
  • Location: Country
  • Suitable For: Families,Older couples,Active break,Peaceful break
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 4

Travel

Local Travel

Nearest bus stop: 2.5 miles from Site Entrance

Nearest train station: Dunbar – 2.5 miles

Safe Directions

Standard Fees

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Minimum booking periods do apply.

Age concession available at this site - More details including more restrictions

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