Culloden Moor

Culloden Moor, Inverness, Highlands, IV2 5EF, Scotland | Telephone: 01463 790625 | View Map

  • Culloden Moor campsite
  • Thatched roof cottage near Culloden Moor
  • Inverness Cathedral
  • Urquhart Castle
  • Urquhart Ruins

Open Dates:
16 March to 4 November 2018

Earliest Arrival Time: 3pm
Latest Departure Time: 10am

Facilities

• Wi-Fi
• Wash room / toilets
• Dish washing area

Why stay here

Situated in the Scottish highland countryside, six miles from the beautiful city of Inverness and the Moray Firth waters; our site is the perfect stop for both city hoppers and outdoor explorers.

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    Tent Pitches from: £14.40 per stay*

Accommodation at Culloden Moor

Tent pitches

From: £14.40 per stay*

Pitch up under the stars at our Culloden Moor campsite, one of over 40 locations across the UK. Whether you’re looking to hit the shops on a city break, splash around at the coast or get lost in the highlands, we’ve got a campsite for to suit you.

Site details

Why stay here

Situated in the Scottish highland countryside, six miles from the beautiful city of Inverness and the Moray Firth waters; our site is the perfect stop for both city hoppers and outdoor explorers.

Must see locations include Loch Ness, dolphin spotting off Moray Firth and Black Isle. We’re a stone’s through away from the historic monuments of Culloden Battlefields and the Clava Cairns.

By day you can explore some of Scotland’s most beautiful scenery and by night you can indulge in a local whisky besides a roaring fireplace.

Family days out

If the sun is out, grab a bucket and spade and head to the sandy beach at beach at Nairn, just a 20 minute drive away.

Whin Park in Inverness is 10 miles from site. Admission to the play area is free and you can hire out rowing and paddle boats on the lake.

For a touch of history, Culloden Battlefields has a visitor centre containing many artefacts and tells a moving story of the Jacobites’ final stand against the Duke of Cumberland's government troops in 1745.

A little further afield is Rothiemurchus - 30 miles from site in the beautiful Cairngorms National Park. They have a Treezone Arial Adventure, bike hire, self-guided walks and pony trekking and also run outdoor activities including quadbike treks, clay target shooting, wildlife photography, Segways and more.


Facilities on site

• Wi-Fi available
• Wash room / toilets
• Disabled and baby change facilities
• Dish washing area
• Laundry facilities
• Playground
• BBQs allowed
• Car parking
• Pitches are: grass, non-electric
• Site shop: No but there is a Co-op under five miles away

Activities & experiences nearby


Cycling

Culloden and Clava is an 18 mile route through quiet country roads which detours through the city, ideal for novice and experienced riders, of all ages.

For a flat, traffic free route try the 15 mile Ness Islands and Caledonian Canal or ride beside Loch Ness and across gentle hills (and keep an eye out for Nessy) - all of these routes begin at Bellfield Park. Bikes can be hired from Tickets to Ride Highlands.


Walking

Guests recommend visiting Nairn beach for peaceful walks beside the white, soft sand.

For a lovely riverside walk, start by the Ness River in Inverness city centre and head toward Loch Ness and into the countryside; or drive to Loch Ness and enjoy exploring the area on foot, around the water and into the neighbouring hills.


Things to try

Come and see the world’s most northerly population of Bottlenose Dolphins on a dolphin spotting boat ride on Moray Firth.

Take a trip to Ship Space, a maritime museum with large model ships such as Titanic and submarines. You can visit for free.

Visit the home of Singleton Whisky on a Glen Ord Distillery tour. Walk around the exhibition and taste the whisky for yourself.


Pubs and restaurants

Snuggle up by the fireplace for a light bite and coffee at The Cawdor Inn, only seven miles from site.

For hearty British classics check out The Snow Goose Inn which oozes rural charm and rustic character. Then there’s The Malt Rooms, Inverness' first whisky bar or visit the steampunk inspired cocktails & kitchen restaurant the Scotch and Rye.



* Price for two adults and 1 pitch. Bookings can be made online for tents up to 5x5 metres (approximately a four person tent). If you have a larger tent or specific requirements, please contact the site direct and site staff will help you with your booking. There will be an additional £2 surcharge per night for large tent pitches. Please read our FAQs further booking information.

 

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Location and Transport

Newlands, Culloden Moor, Inverness, Highlands, IV2 5EF, Scotland
Telephone: 01463 790625

Transport Links:

  • Buses go to: Sunnyside
  • Nearest train station: Inverness station (8.5 miles)
  • Car hire available on site: Yes