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12 Best Motorhome Sites in Scotland

Motorhome Sites Scotland

If you are looking for stunning countryside landscapes, busy and cultural cities, cosy villages and beautiful coastlines all in one place, then you must take a trip to Scotland!

Scotland truly ticks every box. With so much to explore, you are spoilt for choice. It is a great place to go on an adventure in a motorhome, mainly due to the gorgeous scenery you will be able to take in. 

We have put together this list of the 12 best motorhome sites in the different areas of Scotland to help you plan your trip. 

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Scottish Highlands

Linnhe Lochside Holidays

Linnhe Lochside Holidays is a gorgeous and luxurious campsite in Fort William, Scottish Highlands. It is perfect for motorhome visitors, as there are many great places to visit within walking distance or just a short drive away.

The facilities at Linnhe Lochside Holidays are fantastic. With wonderful views ‌over Loch Eil and the Narrows accompanying great facilities like 10 amp electricity, free and clean showers and baths, WiFi and a shop on-site, you will have the best trip. 

Also, there are picnic benches around the site if you do not want to venture out but want to enjoy being in nature. There is a bus service close to the site which can take you into the village – this is perfect for motorhome visitors!

Within a close distance of the site, there is much to do. You can go on a walk to see the railway viaduct that is seen in the Harry Potter films and the scenery that surrounds it. Or could go on a boat trip to the isles of Eigg, Muck and Rum via the local boat called the  MV Sheerwater.  

Red Squirrel Campsite 

Red Squirrel Campsite is a charming and traditional family-run campsite in Glencoe. It is only a 2 minute walk away from Glencoe Visitor centre. This site is perfect for families who want to enjoy nature together. 

The facilities at Red Squirrel Campsite are excellent, with clean bathrooms to use and stunning scenery. The site does not use electricity, so you can feel as though you are on a real adventure in nature. 

On site you can use a fire pit to sit around and toast marshmallows and exchange stories. Also, the site offers hot tubs if you feel like kicking back and relaxing after a long day. 

Whilst you are staying on this site, you can go for a swim in River Coe, which is next to the site. Or, you could hike up the Lost Valley Trail, which is only a mile away. This makes the campsite perfect for motorhome visitors, as there is a lot to do within walking distance. 

Loch Ness Shores Camping and Caravanning Club Site

Loch Ness Shores Site is ideal for visitors looking to have an adventure around Scotland’s most famous loch – Loch Ness. 

The facilities on this site are fantastic, with warm showers and clean toilets, WiFi and a shop on site. The site welcomes pets, as long as they are well behaved. There is a designated dog walk on the site too. 

Loch Ness is one of the treasures of Scotland. It is perfect for families to visit, and you can go on an investigation of the area and try to spot the Loch Ness monster! You can check out the Loch Ness Centre and Exhibition that takes you through over 500 million years of history of the loch. Or you could visit Urquhart Castle, which in folklore is where the Loch Ness Monster lives below… 

The area is filled with history waiting for you to uncover, with beautiful scenery as your backdrop. 

North East 

Blair Castle Caravan Park

Blair Castle Caravan Park is an award winning motorhome site in Blair Atholl, Pitlochry. It has amazing facilities, beautiful scenery and the surrounding area is rich in history.  

The facilities include warm showers, clean toilets, WiFi and laundry rooms. Also, on the site you are allowed barbeques. On site there is a games room to keep you entertained, so this site is perfect for families with children. 

Blair Castle Caravan Park is perfect for motorhome holidaymakers, as it is directly next to the interesting Blair Castle, which you will receive a discount upon entry for if you stay on the site. Also, nearby there are many walking trails you can go on an adventure down. Such as Falls of Bruar, the Enchanted Forest and The Hermitage. 

Marina Bay Holiday Park

Marina Bay Holiday Park is located along the beautiful Lido beach in Peterhead. The site looks over the coast, and is just a short walk to the beach. 

The facilities are great at Marina Bay Holiday Park, with clean toilets and warm showers, electric hookups and WiFi available. This site is ideal if you want to feel comfortable and enjoy some home comforts still. 

This site is perfect for families, and the site is pet friendly too. There is a playground for children on the site as well as a shop, and places to eat within walking distance. So it is perfect for motorhome holidaymakers. 

There are plenty of days-out options nearby. Lido beach is perfect for a walk along, and it is a great beach for windsurfing and sailing if you are looking to try out something new.  

Fraserburgh Caravan Park

Fraserburgh Caravan Park is a great site with stunning views of Fraserburg’s beach, and it is the perfect spot to look out for birds and wildlife. The site is family and pet friendly. 

This motorhome site has all the facilities you need for a great trip. This includes clean toilets, hot showers, laundry facilities, and free WiFi. 

On site, there are spots for fishing, wild swimming and watersports! This is great if you are a motorhome visitor, as you do not need to venture out far to have fun. 

There is a lot of choice regarding how you want to spend your time there. You can stroll out and have a game of golf in the local golf club, or if you have young children there is a huge playground nearby too. If you are feeling adventurous, there are options to try out new sports like surfing, watersports and cycling. 


Cashel Campsite

Cashel Campsite is located along the picturesque Loch Lomond, which is one of the most famous lochs in Scotland (known for its beauty). It is a great place to take your motorhome as it is diverse in scenery with mountains, lakes and forests within a stone’s throw of the campsite. 

Besides the stunning scenery, this campsite has a lot to offer in terms of facilities. There are toilets and showers available, electric hookups and WiFi. The site welcomes families and pets.

Nearby, you can take a walk around Queen Elizabeth Forest Park or Rowardennan Forest, if you would like to take an adventure. You can explore the small islands surrounding the loch by taking a boat trip out, and you can even rent a boat out to sail yourself if you feel like trying something new. 

Loch Earn Leisure Park 

Loch Earn Leisure Park is a stunning motorhome site in Perthshire. It is surrounded by rolling grassy hills and with a view of the south shore of Loch Earn. It is the perfect getaway for families wanting to retreat into nature whilst on holiday. 

Alongside the beautiful scenery, this leisure park has great facilities to make your stay more comfortable, including clean and spacious bathrooms, WiFi and electric hookups. On-site you will find a shop, bar and restaurant! What more could you ask for from a motorhome site?

The site is 22 acres, and has a lot of on-site and walking distance attractions like places to waterski, fish and sail. Also, there is a lot to do near Loch Earn Leisure Park. Loch Earn itself is a wonderful place to walk around, as there is a lot of scenery to find bliss in. Or, if you want to do 

South West 

Sundrum Castle Holiday Park

Sundrum Castle Holiday Park is a great place to take your motorhome. It is surrounded by amazing scenery and lots of attractions to entertain yourself with. 

On the site you will be able to find all the facilities you need to make your trip comfortable, including shower and toilet blocks that are clean, dishwashing facilities, electric hookups and WiFi. Also, on site you will find a bar, activities for children, pool and a games room! So there is no chance of you getting bored on your holiday.  

There is a lot to do near Sundrum Castle Park, as there are lots of indoor and outdoor activities to get involved with. So whether you fancy a game of golf, a trip through history by visiting Robert Burn’s Birthplace or a trip to the spa – this area has it all.  

Auchenlarie Holiday Park

Auchenlarie Holiday Park is a fantastic choice for your next place to pitch up! It is rated 5-stars, and it welcomes families that are looking for a blend of adventure and luxury whilst they are away from home.

The facilities are fantastic with electric hookups, WiFi connection, clean toilets and warm showers. On-site you will also find a bistro, bar, pool and gym! You can enjoy all the luxuries of home whilst taking a break from it all. Also the site has ease of access to the coast and private cove. 

Alongside the amazing site, you will be spoilt for choice when it comes to finding things to do near the park. There are lots of outdoor walks like Mossyard beach, Cairnholy Chambered Cairns and Kirroughtree. Or, if you are looking to do something different you could check out Bladnoch distillery, Laggan Outdoor or The Stewartry Museum.

South East

Edinburgh Caravan and Motorhome Club Campsite

Edinburgh Caravan and Motorhome Club Campsite is an amazing site if you are looking to park up your motorhome and explore the capital city of Scotland (Edinburgh). The historical city is an exciting place to explore, it is a blend of modern and old, making it a fantastic and unique city to tick off your bucket list. 

This motorhome site will make you feel at home with its amazing facilities, such as a dishwashing area, clean toilets and showers, WiFi and electric hookups. Also on site you can have a game of gold, let the children play in the playground or play area and make friends or take your dog on the designated dog walk. 

Edinburgh Campsite is ideally positioned next to Edinburgh. So you can enjoy the city and all it has to offer. If you are looking for family-friendly activities you could check out Edinburgh Zoo. 

Or if you are looking to soak in the history of the city you could visit the Scottish Crown Jewels or check out St Giles’ Cathedral. The choices are endless! 

Linwater Caravan Park

Linwater Caravan Park is a great award-winning site to park up your motorhome. It is west of Edinburgh in the gorgeous countryside of West Lothian. So with this site you get the best of both worlds – city and countryside.

The facilities of this motorhome site are fantastic. The park has electric hookups, clean showers and toilets and laundry facilities. This site does not charge you anything extra if you are bringing a car with you as well. Also, there are public transport links just a short walk away to take you into the city. 

There is no limit to what you can do if you decide to park up on this site. You can explore Edinburgh and all of its history, amazing places to eat and drink and plenty of fun activities. Or, you can explore the countryside and take long hikes and absorb the tranquil scenery.