Loch Ness Shores

Camping and Caravanning Club Site
from £7.70 to £12.95 Per person/night
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Overview

  • Campsites which have great fishing facilities on site or adjacent to the campsite

    Top site for fishing

Loch Ness Shores are looking forward to welcoming you, why not give them a call on 01456 486333. Nessie Spotting on the shores of Loch Ness.

Scotland’s most famous loch is the stunning backdrop for the Club’s new campsite in the Scottish Highlands. The aptly-named Loch Ness Shores Club campsite is located on the quieter south shore near the village of Foyers.

This 99 pitch, all-year-round campsite enjoys panoramic views around Loch Ness to the mountains beyond and is the perfect base for exploring the area’s historic sites like the magnificent Urquhart Castle, the charming towns and villages of Fort Augustus, Cannich and Drumnadrochit, or for getting active whether it be on foot, bike or boat.

The site itself has excellent eco credentials, including using innovative green technologies to heat and light the top notch facilities which include an amenity block with under floor heating and home from home shower rooms, an on-site shop and wi-fi. Boats (suitable for fishing) and canoes are available to hire on site.

Loch Ness Shores also offers the opportunity to go glamping in one of its five luxury wooden wigwam cabins, all boasting comfy caravan-style beds. These stylish wigwam cabins are a first for the Club Site network, with two comfortably accommodating up to five, the other three, two adults and two children.

Wigwam® Cabins available: 3 Wee Brave Wigwam® Cabins £50 per night (2 adults + 2 children) 2 Big Chief Wigwam® Cabins £60 per night (up to 5 people). To book call the Contact Centre on 0845 130 7633 or 0247647 5426. Find out more.

Due to local planning restrictions please note that the arrival time for this site is after 2pm.

Worth Noting

The site is one of a few places around Loch Ness where there is shoreline access providing easy access to launch small boats. Fishing permits are available on site. A fishing boat with gillie can be hired, please enquire and book with site before arrival.

Access and SatNav Advice

All arrivals after 2pm. Do not use a satnavs to access this site. Loch Ness Shores is on the south-east side of Loch Ness. Approaching on the A9, turn off at the Raigmore Hospital junction, then follow the south ring road (B8082 Sir Walter Scott Drive), which takes you to the B862 to Dores. Bear right in Dores on to B852 to Foyers. 100 m after you pass Foyers Lodge bear right and follow CCC signs to Lower Foyers. Approaching from the A82, at Fort Augustus follow the B862 to Whitebridge. Approximately 1 mile after the Whitebridge Hotel, turn left on B852 to Foyers. Approximately 1 mile after Foyers Stores turn sharp left to Lower Foyers and follow CCC signs to site.

WiFi

WiFi is available at this site. However please note the service is supplied by a different provider therefore your Site WiFi card (powered by WiComs) cannot be used. Please contact the site direct for more information.

Eat Local

The on-site shop sells local produce, take-away coffee and bbq food. Foyers Stores is well stocked. The Waterfall Café is a 20 min walk, Craigdarroch House Hotel is ten min walk. Food is also available at Dores Inn (10m) and Whitebridge Hotel (4m).

Facilities

Loch Ness Shores has the following facilities on or around the site.

  • Members' and non-members' caravans welcome

    Members' and non-members' caravans welcome

  • Members' and non-members' trailer tents welcome

    Members' and non-members' trailer tents welcome

  • Hardstanding pitch (Super Service)

  • Grass pitch with electric hook-up

  • Difficult access/approach

  • Open site

  • Showers

  • Electric shaver sockets

  • Parent and baby room

  • Family shower room

  • Drying room

  • Drinking water taps

  • Washing Machines

  • Ice pack freezing

  • Childrens play area

  • Recreation hall

  • Fishing (licence may be required)

  • Gas cylinders

  • Pets welcome

  • Alternative Accommodation

  • Grass only pitch for larger tents

  • Sea/loch view

  • Grass pitch with electric hook-up for larger tents

  • Members' and non-members' motorhomes welcome

    Members' and non-members' motorhomes welcome

  • Members' and non-members' tents welcome

    Members' and non-members' tents welcome

  • Hardstanding with electric hook-up

  • Seasonal Pitches

  • Grass only pitch (no electric)

  • Flushing toilet

  • Washbasins

  • Dedicated accessible facilities

  • Mother and baby room

  • Backpacker facilities

  • Chemical toilet disposal point

  • Motorhome stop-off

  • Dishwashing facilities

  • Shop

  • Ball games

  • Boating

  • Take-away

  • Payphone

  • Designated dog walk

  • Electric hook-up

  • Battery charging facilities

  • Wi-fi (Other provider)

Reviews

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5

We loved it here felt like home from home so laid back.

This review is for Loch Ness Shores

We loved it here felt like home from home so laid back.

  • Location: Country,Secluded,Lake
  • Suitable For: Families,Older couples,Groups,Active break,Peaceful break,Younger couples
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 5
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4

Clean tidy site and the staff are very friendly and helpful.

This review is for Loch Ness Shores

Clean tidy site and the staff are very friendly and helpful. Not a lot of attractions but plenty of walks. Bit hilly for cycling

  • Towing: Difficult
  • Location: Secluded
  • Suitable For: Families,Older couples,Groups,Active break,Peaceful break,Younger couples
  • Friendliness: 4
  • Cleanliness: 4
  • Facilities: 4
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5

We took the route from Urquart Castle, very up and down and at times very remote.

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We took the route from Urquart Castle, very up and down and at times very remote. Once arriving, we booked in at reception and a friendly chap led us to our pitch, given that it had been raining (a lot) the pitch was well drained. Amenities are superb, technology in place with sensor operated hand towels etc. Large shower facilities, free access to hairdryers, seriously very impressed. There are activities available, kayaking, hiring a boat etc. There is a shop on site but be aware of cost, there is more choice available at the Foyers Store. This was a very clean, tidy and quiet site BUT it is very remote, so if you want a site nearer to shops etc, then this is not the site for you. Overall very, very impressed.

  • Towing: Moderate
  • Location: Secluded,Lake
  • Suitable For: Families,Older couples,Peaceful break
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 5
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5

As the name suggests the site has an enviable location right on the shore of Loch Ness, and...

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As the name suggests the site has an enviable location right on the shore of Loch Ness, and the owners have made the most of this by offering canoeing and fishing trips directly from the on site pontoons - the kids were really impressed by this as were the adults. The on site showers, toilets and laundry were very well equipped and always kept very clean. The pitches were of a very good size and very well spaced out. The onsite shop was stocked with a lot of locally sourced produce - from cakes and biscuits, to drinks and snacks to ready made meals as well as all the camping basics just in case you have forgotten something. The owners and staff on site were wonderfully welcoming and made sure that everything was ok for us on arrival and throughout the duration of our stay. Would thoroughly recommend this site to others - and cannot wait to visit again ourselves.

  • Location: Country,Lake
  • Suitable For: Families,Older couples,Groups,Active break,Peaceful break,Younger couples
  • Friendliness: 5
  • Cleanliness: 5
  • Facilities: 5

Travel

Local Travel

Nearest bus stop: Lower Foyers bus stop at site entrance

Nearest train station: Inverness 20 miles

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Standard Fees

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Minimum booking periods do apply.

Age concession available at this site - More details including more restrictions

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