Camping Scotland Provide The Most Inspiring Beauty For Your Trip

Scotland’s ‘great outdoors’ is one of its biggest visitor attractions and one of the best ways of experiencing the beautiful scenery is on a camping or caravan holiday.

Camping Scotland

There is an extensive range of camping sites and caravan parks Scotland to choose from, in just about every corner of the country, which are open all year round. For maximum flexibility, you can bring your tent, touring caravan or motor home but if you want take it easy and explore just one particular area, why not rent a modern caravan holiday home or a lodge in one of Scotland’s many caravan parks?


Camping Scotland - Motorhome and campervan breaks in Scotland

For 2012, Visit Scotland is introducing a new Holiday Parks Quality Assurance scheme. This aims to ensure that visitors get the level of customer service they have come to expect and all the facilities they have become accustomed to. There is no better time for touring in Scotland. Next year will be the Year of Creative Scotland: a yearlong celebration of Scotland’s creative assets and accomplishments.

Scotland is a thriving hub for arts and cultural activities and the Year of Creative Scotland provides the perfect showcase for this creative diversity. An exciting and imaginative programme of special events will take place throughout 2013 covering everything from music to drama and dance to art, designed to appeal to both visitors and locals.

Further information about visiting Scotland and finding new and exciting things to see and do, visit the Scottish Tourist Board at: www.visistscotland.com/surprise

Camping Sites in Edinburgh

Mortonhall offers Thistle Award winning caravan holiday homes for hire as well as pitches for tourers, tents and motor homes. Situated in a picturesque country estate amongst mature trees and shrubs, Mortonhall is a perfect location for camping in style.

Camping Scotland - Mortonhall Camping And Caravan ClubMortonhall Camping And Caravan Club
38 Mortonhall Gate, Frogston Road East
Edinburgh
City of Edinburgh
EH16 6TJ
Scotland
Tel: (0) 131 6641533
Website Info: Mortonhall Camping And Caravan Club


Edinburgh Caravan Club Site offers an ideal location for your caravanning holiday. Situated to the north of the city on the Firth of Forth, the site provides easy access to Edinburgh. Edinburgh is a friendly, cosmopolitan city. The Edinburgh Camping And Caravan Club Site puts you within easy reach of some of its most famous landmarks. Camping Scotland - Edinburgh Camping And Caravan Club
Edinburgh Camping And Caravan Club
Marine Drive
Edinburgh
City of Edinburgh
EH4 5EN
Scotland
Tel: (0) 131 3126874
Website Info: Edinburgh Camping And Caravan Club

Camping Sites in Glasgow


Camping Scotland - Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park

This attractive small campsite includes 8 shielings (wooden tents). It has basic facilities providing an easily accessible rural experience just 30 minutes by car from central Glasgow or the Ayrshire coast. The campsite is a 20 minute drive from Glasgow Airport or a 40 minute drive from Prestwick Airport. Clyde Muirshiel is Scotland’s largest Regional Park and home to one of the UK’s rarest breeding birds – the Hen Harrier.

Camping Scotland - Barnbrok Farm CampsiteBarnbrok Farm Campsite
Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park
near Lochwinnoch
Renfrewshire
PA10 2PZ
Great Britain
Tel: (0) 1505 614791
Website Info: Barnbrok Farm Campsite


Sundrum Castle is a countryside park located 5 miles from Ayr very close to Prestwick. Set in a quiet spot near the beautiful Ayrshire coast, it’s the perfect base for exploring the region’s many attractions. From the golden sands at the seaside resort of Ayr to the ancient Scottish castles which pepper the countryside.

Camping Scotland - Mortonhall Camping And Caravan ClubSundrum Castle Camping And Caravan Club
Coylton
By Ayr
Ayrshire
KA6 5JH
Tel: (0) 0844 335 3671
Website Info: Sundrum Castle Camping And Caravan Club

Camping Sites in Argyll and Bute

North Ledaig Caravan Club Site is one of the best locations on Scotland’s west coast. A wonderful 30-acre park that has been awarded the David Bellamy Conservation Award, it is situated on a 2 mile sand and shingle beach on Ardmucknish Bay. Some pitches at the caravan site are almost on the water’s edge and all of them face the sea, offering panoramic view to the beautiful Isle of Mull.

Camping Scotland - North Ledaig Camping And Caravan Club
North Ledaig Camping And Caravan Club
Connel,Oban
Argyll & Bute
PA37 1RU
Tel: (0) 1631 710291
Website Info: North Ledaig Caravan Club Site


Carradale Bay Caravan Site is situated on one of the best beaches on the Kintyre Peninsular. This spacious caravan park boasts superb panoramic views over the sea and surrounding countryside that are sure to take your breath away. The Isle of Arran offers a glorious backdrop in one direction and wooded hills are to be seen on the other, ensuring that no matter where you look you will experience a visual feast.

Camping Scotland - Carradale Bay Camping And Caravan ClubCarradale Bay Camping And Caravan Club
Carradale,Campbeltown
Argyll & Bute
PA28 6QG
Tel: (0) 1583 431665
Website Info: Carradale Bay Camping And Caravan Club

Camping Sites in Perthshire Scotland

Tummel Valley is the ultimate woodland retreat, perfect for exploring the great outdoors on foot or cycle and enjoying the stunning local scenery. Located right in the heart of the pretty Tay Forest nearby Pitlochry. Set on the banks of the River Tummel in the heart of Tay Forest, you can really get away from it all.

Camping Scotland - Tummel Valley Camping And Caravan Club
Tummel Valley Camping And Caravan Club
Tummel Bridge
Perthshire
PH16 5SA
Tel: (0) 844 335 3672
Website Info: Tummel Valley Camping And Caravan Club

Camping Sites in Aberdeenshire Scotland

Huntly Castle Caravan Park is a level, beautifully landscaped location in the heart of the Grampian countryside and close to the River Deveron. The caravan site is just a 5-minute walk away from the shops and attractions of pleasant Huntly town, such as the local bowling green and regular farmers’ market. This is also an ideal touring base for the famous Castle and Whiskey Trails slightly further afield.
Camping Scotland - Huntly Castle Caravan Park
Huntly Castle Camping And Caravan Club
Huntly
Aberdeenshire
AB54 4UJ
Tel: (0) 1466 794999
Website Info: Huntly Castle Camping And Caravan Club


Perfectly situated for the famous annual Highland Gathering in Braemar, Braemar The Invercauld Caravan Club Site gives you the opportunity to take in this ancient ceremony attended by members of the Royal Family and held on the first Saturday in September. The caravan park remains open in December for the Winter Sports season. The site is located 1,100 feet above sea level and the eastern gateway to the Cairngorms.
Camping Scotland - Huntly Castle Caravan Park
Braemar The Invercauld Camping And Caravan Club
Glenshee Road,Braemar
Braemar,Aberdeenshire
AB35 5YQ
Tel: (0) 1339 741373
Website Info: Braemar The Invercauld Caravan Club Site

Camping Sites Scottish Highlands

A friendly and informal family-run park of approximately 10 acres in the Highlands of Scotland set in a tranquil glen with views of the surrounding forests, hills and heather moors, yet conveniently located only 8 miles south of Inverness, with several other popular destinations being within an easy drive.
Camping Scotland - Auchnahillin Camping And Caravan ClubAuchnahillin Camping And Caravan Club
Daviot, Inverness
Inverness-shire
IV2 5XQ
Scotland
Tel: (0) 1463 772286
Website Info: Auchnahillin Camping And Caravan Club


You’ll find yourself in one of Scotland’s most glorious locations for camping and caravanning. The indoor pool, spa bath, sauna and solarium are a great treat. Nestled between the dunes, a pretty marina and a championship golf course (one of two!) at Nairn Lochloy very close to Inverness.
Camping Scotland - Nairn Lochloy Camping And Caravan Club
Nairn Lochloy Camping And Caravan Club
East Beach, Nairn
Inverness
IV12 4PH
Tel: (0) 844 335 3673
Website Info: Nairn Lochloy Camping And Caravan Club


Grannie’s Heilan’ Hame is located 3 miles from the historic cathedral town of Dornoch north of Inverness. If you don’t mind venturing a bit further then spend the day at Loch Ness. The park is an ideal base for exploring The Highlands and local coastline.
Camping Scotland - Grannie's Heilan' Hame Camping And Caravan Club
Grannie’s Heilan’ Hame Camping And Caravan Club
Embo, Dornoch
Sutherland
IV25 3QD
Tel: (0) 844 335 3674
Website Info: Grannie’s Heilan’ Hame Holiday Park

Camping Sites Borders area

Nestled on the edge of Melrose in a peaceful setting that is overlooked by the beautiful Eilden Hills, once named Trimontium by the Romans,is Melrose Gibson Park Caravan Club Site (formerly Gibson Park) located. Walking enthusiasts will be delighted when visiting Melrose Gibson Park Caravan Club Site (formerly Gibson Park) – it leads up in the hills to 1,500 miles of footpaths inviting you to explore along the banks of the Tweed or hike up into the High Country to view the Borders’ picturesque, rural patchwork.
Camping Scotland - Melrose Gibson Park Camping And Caravan Club
Melrose Gibson Park Camping And Caravan Club
High Street
Melrose
Scottish Borders
TD6 9RY
Tel: (0) 1896 822969
Website Info: Melrose Gibson Park Caravan Club Site

More details on Camping Scotland‘s campsites can be found here www.visitscotland.com/guide/where-to-stay/camping-caravanning

And more information on Motorhomes can be viewed here www.visitscotland.com/guide/where-to-stay/motorhomes/

For a larger list of campsites and motorhome sites in Scotland you can contact the Edinburgh Visitor Information Centre on 0131 473 3820. They can post you out a list which comes with ratings and a synopsis for each site.

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