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Edinburgh Caravan Club Site
35 37 Marine Drive
Lothian   (Browse area)
EH4 5EN   See Map                                 Share Google Plus  Tweet This!  Share on Facebook
Tel: 0131 312 6874

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Featured Site

Pitches: 146
Open: Open All Year

Rating: Average Review Score: 9/10 from 69 Reviews
              9/10 from 69 Reviews

Units accepted:    Tents  Caravans  Motorhomes 

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Reviews:  69 in total, now showing 1 to 6                 Previous 6          Next 6
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Date of Visit: July 2014 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Sunnycaravanner 1 review from this member

Not your typical CC site. Its set up to get lots of people into the great city of Edinburgh and it does a great job. Ok so it a large grassy car park but its run well and is spotless. The foreign guests can cause some confusion with random parking. Use the shuttle bus you skin flints! its so easy and drops you of right in the centre. Big super market close and a long cycle trail and dog walk nearby.

We've used this site before and love it. The staff leave you alone to enjoy your stay. Often busy. If not full. As fred used to say' Book early'

Date of Visit: June 2014 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Deebond 2 reviews from this member

This is the first Caravan Club Site we've stayed on. We are used to Australian sites so it was a bit different for us, with reasonable sized sites, lots of rules, not sure of the logic of the rule for having the van in a certain position relative to the site marker, unless it's safety. Speedy evacuation. Which is probably more relevant in Australia where we have bush fires! It cannot be faulted for facilities, and we were there for a specific purpose, not the (non existent) view, and we did find the noise of the planes annoying at first but didn't notice it after a while.

We stayed two nights and would stay again if we had reason to be in Edinburgh.

Date of Visit: May 2014 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: Brendanr2004 265 reviews from this member

This is a large and very well maintained site on the outskirts of Edinburgh. Facilities are of an excellent standard and there is a regular shuttle bus into the city for a reasonable charge.

The main attraction of this site is its location, being the closest to Edinburgh. It is about 15 minutes driving to the centre.

Brilliant site.

Date of Visit: August 2013 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Arthur 10 1 review from this member

Went to this site for the tatoo. Great site. Showers very clean and a nice touch with radio on in the showers and toilets. Only down side was no shop, the reception sell a few thing but had to go in car to morrisons for a newspaper in morn. The mini bus which come on site is very good and drop you off not far from shops in Edinburgh. Booked the mini bus to go to the tatoo at night this too was very good and drop us off at the bottom of castle. It's a long hill to climb but not too steep for people with mobility problem and it give you plenty of time to get back after and does a head count to make sure every one is back on before you return back to camp site. We will have no problem using this camp site again in the future

Date of Visit: August 2013 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Liamlucy 2 reviews from this member

Lovely campsite laid out in typical Caravan Club layout - bit like a car park. Still well-cared for though with clean facilities. This is a site that is good as a base not for it's views. The site also takes tents, which is unusual for a CC site. Very busy site.

Shame the old bus service no longer available, but only a 10 minute walk up to the top road where the bus service is good, going right into the city so no need to change buses. Also a mini bus service direct from site but didn't use this.

Morrisons supermarket is a short drive away in one direction and a small Tescos in the other direction. The wardens were all OK and helpful.

Date of Visit: August 2013 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: Eriba 6 reviews from this member

After reading the reviews we thought this would be a good site. I am sorry to say we did not find the lady wardens helpful or friendly at all. On arrival we were asked if we had been here before when we informed them no was told to pick a pitch with a white stick and come back to let them know, we asked if there was a motorhome fill up and was told to check the signs. We also asked about the bus stop sign and did you get the local bus from there, to be told that if we wanted to know about the bus service we had to check the information office for details. The office was not busy only myself in ! When we left I went to hand in the gate pass, she walk out from the office I said thank you we and leaving today, she picked up the card, no thank you hope you had nice stay nothing. So rude. We did not realise that it was the tatoo and when we saw the advert asked how we could or would it be possible to get tickets, we were informed that we need to get ourselves organised and get tickets sorted ! We had had a lovely 2 weeks touring Scotland to end our holiday on that site really put a back feeling on visiting Scotland. Would like to say one warden having a off day but it was 2 different lady wardens !

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