Dunbar cottages

Nestled along Scotland's captivating coastline, Dunbar invites you to explore a tapestry of history, nature, and cultural richness. Wander through John Muir's Birthplace, where the legacy of the renowned naturalist comes alive. Climb among the windswept ruins of Dunbar Castle, a sentinel of past glories. The tranquil Dunbar Harbour beckons with bobbing boats and fresh seafood delights. Belhaven Bay's golden sands offer solace, while East Links Family Park delights the young at heart. Embark on coastal walks along the John Muir Way, drinking in breathtaking vistas. Dunbar's blend of history, nature, and family-friendly attractions makes it a delightful destination for visitors looking to experience the best of Scotland's coastal beauty and heritage. Discover this captivating area from one of our Dunbar cottages.

Dunbar cottages

Popular cottages in Dunbar

Loading...

Dog friendly cottages in Dunbar

Loading...

Coastal cottages in Dunbar

Loading...

Inspiration of things to see and do in our cottages in Dunbar

Dunbar is a charming coastal town located in East Lothian known for its historic sites, beautiful landscapes, and connection to nature. Here are the top 5 things to see and do in Dunbar:

  1. John Muir's Birthplace: Explore the birthplace of John Muir, the famous naturalist, conservationist, and "Father of the National Parks." Learn about his life and his dedication to preserving natural landscapes. The museum provides insight into his legacy and the importance of environmental conservation.

  2. Dunbar Castle: Discover the ruins of Dunbar Castle, perched on a cliff overlooking the North Sea. The castle has a rich history, including connections to Mary, Queen of Scots. Explore the site, enjoy the coastal views, and imagine the castle's past grandeur.

  3. Dunbar Harbour: Take a leisurely stroll along Dunbar Harbour, where you can admire the colourful boats, enjoy fresh seafood from local eateries, and take in the refreshing sea breeze.

  4. Belhaven Bay: Spend time at Belhaven Bay, a gorgeous stretch of sandy beach perfect for a relaxing day by the sea. Enjoy beach walks, picnics, and even try your hand at water sports like surfing.

  5. East Links Family Park: If you're travelling with family, East Links Family Park is a great spot. It features a farm with animals, adventure playgrounds, miniature train rides, and various activities that kids will love.

Bonus: Coastal Walks: Dunbar is part of the John Muir Way, a long-distance walking route that offers stunning coastal scenery. Enjoy walks along the cliffs, sandy beaches, and picturesque countryside.

Dunbar cottages