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Nature Reserve in Coldingham & St Abbs

St Abbs & Eyemouth Voluntary Marine Reserve

The clear, clean waters around St Abbs form part of St Abbs & Eyemouth Voluntary Marine Reserve, one of the best cold-water diving sites in Europe. The reserve is home to a variety of marine life, including grey…
Museum in Coldingham & St Abbs

St Abbs Visitor Centre

This modern exhibition in St Abbs has interesting interactive displays on the often stormy history of this harbour village. Spoken reminiscences from locals like a fisherman and lighthouse keeper are the highlight.
Cafe in Coldingham & St Abbs

Ebbcarrs Cafe

A stone cottage by the harbour in St Abbs, sweet Ebbcarrs does tasty rolls with local crab, cullen skink and other sweet and savoury bites. Grab one of the picnic tables outside or head upstairs for indoor seating.
Cafe in Coldingham & St Abbs

Ebba's Bistro

This very welcoming cafe in what was once the village school, now a community centre, offers tasty home-baked scones, breakfast rolls, crab sandwiches and hot brunches and lunches. It's a heartwarming little place.
Ruins in Coldingham & St Abbs

Coldingham Priory

Little remains of what was once one of the region's most powerful monasteries before the Black Death then Oliver Cromwell reduced it to ruins. The current church was rebuilt in Victorian times, but is barely a fract…
Museum in Coldingham & St Abbs

St Abbs Nature Exhibition

This small exhibition will prepare you for the birdlife of the nearby St Abb’s Head National Nature Reserve.