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.
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The tide at Portobello West Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 4:48 PM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 11:04 PM.
Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low
Approximate sea surface temperature: 7.5°CDetailed weather and tides »
There are a number of free car parks near the beach.
No lifeguard cover at this beach
Poor water quality - bathing not advised
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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)
Foresters Guild (360 yards)
All distances are approximate
around 9 miles east-northeast as the seagull flies, around 14 miles by road.
less than a mile southeast as the seagull flies, less than a mile by road.
less than a mile southeast as the seagull flies, just over a mile by road.
around 2 miles east-southeast as the seagull flies, around 3 miles by road.
Location: Portobello, Edinburgh
Location type: Urban
OS Grid: NT303745
Local Authority: City of Edinburgh
Nearest postcode: EH15 1DU
(for sat-nav purposes only, a beach does not have a postal address!)
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