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Skye Camping and Caravanning Club Site

Head to Loch Greshornish on the beautiful Isle of Skye and you’ll find the Skye Camping and Caravanning Club Site. It boasts an idyllic location right on the loch shore where campers enjoy stunning views over the water to the hills beyond.

The campsite is on a working croft. Magnificent Highland cattle and sheep graze close by and you can buy fresh laid duck and hen eggs at the site shop along with most essentials. There are hardstandings for caravanners and motorhomers with plenty of these pitches enjoying the views.

Skye Club Site also offers glamping with two wooden camping pods and two yurts. The pods are made from locally sourced timber and insulated with wool, enjoy an elevated position with views directly over the loch. Throwing open your pod doors at dawn just as the sun is rising is a sight to behold and well worth making the journey north for. The yurts are British-made and offer luxurious camping including a quality double bed with orthopedic mattress, furniture, fridge, kettle, toaster, electric log burner, and picnic table outside. Skye is also recognised as having some of the darkest skies in Europe, so as night falls lie back and gaze at the stars from your accommodation.

A visit to Dunvegan Castle on the Isle’s west coast is a must. It sits on a rocky outcrop betwixt sea and manicured gardens. Seal spotting boat trips operate from the castle jetty. Not far from the castle Claigan Coral beach is a fantastic place to spend the day. Portree is the main town on Skye, set round a harbour you’ll find the Aros Centre. As well as theatre, films and concerts it’s here you’ll find out more about the Isle through a series of exhibitions.

To catch a glimpse of the sea eagles catch a boat from the harbour.

Open from:
1st April to 4th October 2018

Facilities:
Pets allowed, Electric hook-ups, Natural gas, Sanitary block(s), Laundry, Shop, Wireless internet, Chemical disposal point, Washing up facilities

Hardstanding with electric hook-up
Storage facilities
Flushing toilet
Washbasins
Dedicated accessible facilities
Backpacker facilities
Drinking water taps
Washing Machines
Ice pack freezing
Boating
Gas cylinders
Pets welcome
Coastal
Camping Pods and Yurts
Wi-fi (Other provider)
Grass pitch with electric hook-up
Grass only pitch (no electric)
Showers
Electric shaver sockets
Family shower room
Chemical toilet disposal point
Motorhome stop-off
Dishwashing facilities
Shop
Fishing (licence may be required)
Payphone
Designated dog walk
Electric hook-up
Grass only pitch for larger tents
Sea/loch view
Grass pitch with electric hook-up for larger tents


Accomodations:
105 Touring pitches, Motorhome pitches, Tent pitches, Camping pods, Yurts

Nearby attractions:
Beach, Cycle hire, Fishing, Golf, Horse Riding

Dunvegan Castle - Built on a rock face in an idyllic loch side setting, Dunvegan is the oldest inhabited castle in Scotland and has been home to the Chiefs of Clan Macleod for 800 years. Look out for the fine oil paintings, clan treasures and the famous Fairy Flag on offer.
Ebinbane Pottery - High quality, handmade ceramics which are both modern and practical! The distinctive patterns stem from the beautiful surroundings of the pottery workshop and are both distinctive and sought after.
Whitewave Outdoor Centre - This busy, family run centre offers kayaking, canoeing, climbing, mountain boarding, crating, archery and so much more. It’s a great place to explore beautiful Scotland with some of the best scenery around.
Claigan Coral Beach The beach is made from crushed white coral like seaweed that makes the water look tropical blue when the sun comes out. A truly magical place, perfect for a family picnic and maybe a swim.
Boat trips – enjoy a boat trip from Portree harbour for wildlife spotting including the White Tailed Sea Eagle
Talisker Distillery - Talisker Skye is the distillery’s ode to the appealing contrasts of the surrounding landscape. With Smokey sweetness, maritime notes and a spicy edge it’s a trip for your taste buds. Select from a range of tours around the distillery, on the Minginish Peninsula and find out why Talisker whisky owes so much to the sea.


Skye Camping and Caravanning Club Site (www)

Loch Greshornish, Arnisort Edinbane, Portree
Highland, Scotland
United Kingdom
IV51 9PS
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