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Visitor Reviews - Inverewe Gardens Camping And Caravanning Club Site

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Inverewe Gardens Camping And Caravanning Club Site
Poolewe
Achnasheen
Highlands   (Browse area)
IV22 2LF   See Map                                 Share Google Plus  Tweet This!  Share on Facebook
Tel: 01445 781249

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Pitches: 55
Open: 31 Mar - 30 Oct

Rating: Average Review Score: 8/10 from 46 Reviews
              8/10 from 46 Reviews


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Date of Visit: September 2017 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: Danny4 8 reviews from this member

We came to this site from the road which approaches it from the south, and earlier this is a single road with passing places. If you have a large motorhome this may be a problem for you, so it would be easier if you come from the route coming from the north.

The site facilities are good and are cleaned often. The showers were excellent, and you simply turned them on and turned them off when you had finished.

The site is perfect. You look out from your place there and you can see the loch just across the road. You can go across to the edge of the loch and see the sunset, observe the heron feeding, and on occasion see the otter. We were here for 5 nights and loved it.

Local shop and post office were good. Choice of a cafe with good food, and a pub. That is the place to go! They have a Free Wifi access, and it works! even you have your own dongle, it won't work in this area. The site wifi is not able to cover the whole of the site.

Date of Visit: August 2017 Unit:  Campervan Rating:
Reviewer: Explore with Dora 13 reviews from this member

This is a superb site in a superb location. The staff are really friendly and the check in was quick. Many of the pitches have good views down Loch Ewe. The grounds are really well maintained with some really attractive flower beds. Inverewe Gardens are an easy stroll down the road as is the local shop and pub.

Some reviews comment on the high price BUT this is for non members of the camping and caravanning club and as this is a club site it represents very good value for members. The toilet block is well maintained and clean and adequate. Showers are split between the main block and a couple more adjoining the laundry room. The EHU's are well maintained and are well located close to pitches. I would certainly use this site again.

Date of Visit: August 2017 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: Marham2 3 reviews from this member

This site is magnificently situated at the head of Loch Ewe and only the road separates it from the shore. It is beautifully decorated with great planting (managed by Polewe Gardens so no surprise there)The result is I have never stayed on a better looking site. The pitches are both grass and hard standing and relatively flat. I note previous reviewers complained about the sanitary facilities but I had no problem. The showers are Miro and perhaps they did not know how they functioned as the was no shortage of hot water and a good flow. The village with a very good general store is about 400m away and you can get a reasonable meal in the hotel. There are some areas for dog walking nearby. The reception was most welcoming.

Date of Visit: May 2017 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: Tedthebudgie 26 reviews from this member

The site is pleasantly situated but you do overlook a road to the loch beyond. On the night that we were there, a school bus was parked on the main road all night which effectively blocked the view for a number of vans. It is quite a snug site; don't expect a pitch in the dunes without another van in view as you can have at some sites on the west coast! As with most C&CC sites, the wc/showers etc are clean but dated; not a patch on CC sites and a lot of other sites.

Staff helpful and friendly. However, I did pity the Austrian guy in front of me at the reception who was getting short shrift because, although his English was really good, he couldn't quite get the difference between a credit card and a debit card and simply wanted to pay with plastic. This seemed to be creating a lot more hassle than necessary and I wouldn't have been happy if I'd been on the receiving end of something similar in the Alps!

We are no longer members of the C&CC having ditched them a few years back because, unlike the CC (C&MC now!) they do not allow one night bookings and on some sites demand that you book for five nights at peak times. Absolutely useless for touring. So, I knew that there might be a premium on price but 29. 50 for a small pitch on grass. Eye watering! By far the most expensive site by about 20% on a two week tour of the west coast. There are better sites a few miles down the road at Gairloch.

Date of Visit: April 2017 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: Wheresmebus 4 reviews from this member

We stayed here for three nights, using the site to visit the Gardens, Aultbea, and for a day off site with the van to Ullapool. This was actually our first stay at a C&CC site, they like to be known as 'the friendly club' - we certainly can't argue about that, we had a lovely welcome and were shown to a selection of pitches for us to choose from. We had a fantastic view down the Loch, and there are obviously spectacular sunsets to be experienced in the right conditions. The village is Poolewe, a short walk away, with pub, a shop that stocks everything and anything, and a nice little cafe. The magnificent gardens at Inverewe are just short walk up the road. However, the site showers/loos are very dated and particularly the showers in the gents are either scalding or tepid and this seemed to have been a problem for some time. There are two additional showers in the laundry room, but one of these was out of order during our visit. The site fees per night were quite expensive (at least for non-members), almost twice what we had paid at our previous stop. It's a nice place, but has made us rush to join the club - probably not.

Date of Visit: October 2016 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: GMST 7 reviews from this member

Beautiful site, perfectly located at end of Loch Ewe. We were really impressed on arrival with the beautifully manicured site. We had a lovely pitch with a clear view to the loch.

The welcome was very friendly.

We were planning to stay more than one night till we had our morning shower. The enforced Eco setting ensured the water was barely luke warm. The facilities were clean and smelt lovely.

Hopefully next year the showers will be warm enough to make the morning ablution pleasant. Will call to check before we book.

Satellite tv poor, wifi is limited but available at site office.

Nice dog walks nearby.

Local store was closed on our day of arrival. Sadly the village cafe was closed for the season. So can't comment.

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