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Perfect Seaside Village

We spent two days in Crail, walked the Coastal Trail for a wee bit, and enjoyed the quaint village... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania
Lovely little harbour with fantastic views

Enjoyed a wander around this lovely little harbour, enjoying the fantastic views out across the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
edinburgh, scotland
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“fishing village” (12 reviews)
“lobster shack” (9 reviews)
“dressed crab” (7 reviews)
Crail, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We spent two days in Crail, walked the Coastal Trail for a wee bit, and enjoyed the quaint village and beautiful views. The pace is slow and the people are friendly. A great get away for relaxation!

1  Thank geismom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed a wander around this lovely little harbour, enjoying the fantastic views out across the Firth of Forth and over to East Lothian. Having been at North Berwick just last week, it was nice to enjoy the views across from the other side. Sitting on...More

Thank blondiescot
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a lovely Autumn day a walk along the top of Crail overlooking the Firth of Forth to Isle of May is just relaxing on the benches taking in the site . Then walk down the picturesque Crail harbour with little store selling crab and...More

Thank Sinclair R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On the harbour at Crail you can pick your own live lobster and have it cooked for you and eat it al fresco. We've been there several times over the years but returned last weekend and thought it deserved a mention on trip advisor.

Thank spot w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed a lovely walk around this area when visiting with a friend who had grown up in the area. We had a lovely walk along the sea wall and also enjoyed looking at a nearby shop which sold lobsters: my friend was disappointed that, as...More

Thank karen2558
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A photographers dream. Lots of small boats, lobster pots and giant walls protecting this little harbour. Fresh crab for sale and surrounded by pretty, colourful terraced houses. Tea shop nearby.

Thank itchyfeet2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have so many childhood memories here that it was wonderful to take my teenagers to see were i spent many a care free holiday with my sister mum and dad, as did my dad when he was younger, me and my sister used to...More

Thank GlasgowAngelxx
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely a place to go, it was so beautiful and peaceful. Lovely beaches and lots of shells. There's a little Cheesy food shack nearby which serves fabulous toasted with a fab view.

Thank Pat b
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A lovely fishing harbour with a sandy beach.Plenty of walks some are quite hilly.Good teashops with wonderful views

Thank laticslad4
Reviewed 11 September 2017

So worth the visit to this wonderful seaside village. I spent 2 nights and 3 days there end of Sept 2016 and it was perfect. We had one day of overcast but the rest was just perfect! Sunny and cool. Picturesque village

Thank Elizabeth D
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20 August 2015|
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Response from smiletravels | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know yes. But was told they are unpredictable and not always helpful in being caught! Have a great time!