The historic Caledonian Canal and Neptune’s Staircase, the famous flight of eight locks, runs…
Glen Nevis Caravan & Camping Park
“Touring and luxury glamping at the foot of Ben Nevis” - AA Inspector
FORT WILLIAM, HIGHLAND
Our Inspector's view
This is a large and very well maintained park, situated in Glen Nevis with easy access to the main footpath leading to Ben Nevis. Located a few miles from Fort William, the park is near Neptune’s Staircase on the Caledonian Canal and the Great Glen. The site is divided into areas by beech hedges to give a sense of seclusion for caravan and motorhome users who have their own amenity blocks; tent campers have their own specific areas and large well-kept amenity blocks. To cater for those who are seeking a glamping experience, five luxury, wooden camping pods are offered – all have unrivalled views towards Ben Nevis. The park has a restaurant and café.
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Facilities – at a glance
Electrical hook up
- Licensed Bar
- Ice pack facility
- Fast food/takeaway
- Picnic Area
- Shop onsite
- Wifi available
- Motorvan service point
- Calor Gas
- Camping Gaz
- Battery Charging
- Toilet fluid
- Total Touring Pitches: 380
- Total Static Pitches: 30
- Caravan Pitches Available
- Motorhome Pitches Available
- Tent Pitches Available
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About the area
Apart from the Orkneys and the Shetlands, Highland is Scotland’s northernmost county. Probably its most famous feature is the mysterious and evocative Loch Ness, allegedly home to an ancient monster that has embedded itself in the world’s modern mythology, and the region’s tourist industry. Monster or no, Loch Ness is beautiful and it contains more water than all the lakes and reservoirs in England and Wales put together. The loch is 24 miles long, one mile wide and 750 feet deep, making it one of the largest bodies of fresh water in Europe.
At the very tip of the Highlands is John o’ Groats, said to be named after a Dutchman, Jan de Groot, who lived here in the early 16th century and operated a ferry service across the stormy Pentland Firth to Orkney. In fact, the real northernmost point of the British mainland is Dunnet Head, whose great cliffs rise imposingly above the Pentland Firth some two miles further north than John o’ Groats.
The Isle of Skye is the largest and best known of the Inner Hebrides. Its name is Norse, meaning ‘isle of clouds’, and the southwestern part of the island has some of the heaviest rainfall on the whole of the British coast. Despite this, it’s the most visited of all the islands of the Inner Hebrides. It’s dominated from every view by the high peaks of the Cuillins, which were only conquered towards the end of the 19th century.
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