Home

   Log in or Register
   
Insurance Quotes
forums Campsite Search Comp Directory tips virtual brochure Profile
Tent Reviews Competitions Caravans and Motorhomes For Sale Shopping Diary Contact Us

Visitor Reviews - Traigh Na Beirigh ( Reef Beach )

  Campsite and Caravan Park Search > UK > Scotland > Hebrides > Site Reviews

Traigh Na Beirigh ( Reef Beach )
Cnip
Maibhaig
Uig
Isle Of Lewis
Hebrides   (Browse area)
HS2 9HS   See Map                                 Share Google Plus  Tweet This!  Share on Facebook
Tel: 07542 142750

Facilities:  (Key)
        

Nearby:
10m  

Pitches: 50
Open: April To October

Rating: Average Review Score: 8/10 from 17 Reviews
              8/10 from 17 Reviews


Units accepted:    Tents  Caravans  Motorhomes 

Reviews:  17 in total, now showing 1 to 6                 Previous 6          Next 6
Jump to Page   1   2   3  

Date of Visit: September 2014 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: Auchencrow 4 reviews from this member

This must be the best setting for a campsite ever, overlooking a perfect white sandy beach with crystal clear turquoise sea.

We stayed for three nights and our two dogs had a great time running up and down the beach and through the machair. Shower and toilet facilities are perfectly good and clean.

Take plenty of food and refreshments with you as there is nothing close by, which adds to the beauty of the place and the sense of being away from it all.

Possibly the best campsite in the world!

Date of Visit: July 2014 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: Julia@hardmans.net 1 review from this member

This campsite is just perfect in the dunes right next to the stunning beach. Beautiful location and well worth the drive out to the west coast. No problems driving the motor-home there, but the road is narrow and winding so take it slow. Quite a hike to the local community shop (about 5 miles) so take everything you need with you - remember everything is closed on Sundays - they offer groceries, post office and launderette. This is a small site on the dunes so no hard standings, but they are not necessary as any rain drains immediately. No hookups. Small but nice and clean wash block with fresh water, toilets, showers (£1 for more than long enough), washing up and chemical disposal. Met some lovely people too including the owner who was very friendly and helpful. And the weather was fantastic whilst we were there, so what more could we have wanted.

Date of Visit: July 2014 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Curlzy 1 review from this member

Spent 3 nights here in July, beautiful site right on beach which has white sands and crystal clear sea. Popular with locals on holiday too, hence a few parties but heh we're on holiday ! Toilets and showers fine, everything you need. Rubbish bins very full, maybe due to be lifted. Midges not bad while we were there, nice breeze keeping them under control. Would use again, but it spoils you for other ' beach' sites !

Date of Visit: May 2014 Unit:  Campervan Rating:
Reviewer: Spaniels 3 reviews from this member

Even the long scenic drive to this remote site will not prepare you for what you see when you come over the hill. The white beach crystal clear water framed by the sand dunes is amazing and as you drive down the hill you realise this is the site.

We hadn't pre booked so called when we arrived. Clear instructions on where to go are on the gate and a friendly chap came about 6 and collected the £10. Good value I feel, the location is stunning and the basic but clean and warm facilities block are all you need. This is as near to wild camping as you will get

There are a number of caravans there which are seasonal ones. There were a few tents when we were there but you still felt like you were there on your own.

Great walks everywhere and had great sundowners sat on the dunes

Only there for two nights but would have loved to have stayed longer

Date of Visit: October 2013 Unit:  Campervan Rating:
Reviewer: Vanterrier 27 reviews from this member

Great news. All the old caravans that occupied the best pitches on this site are GONE!

Everything else is as it was and of course the location is stunning.

I was also amazed to have a strong TV signal in such a remote place, but I noticed what looked like a tv mast on the northern horizon and bingo it gave a strong signal.

The toilet block seemed tidier than at our last visit. The showers worked fine for a pound coin which lasted ages. I finished my leisurely shower long before the money ran out.

We had to call the 'wardens' and take our fee for the night to their house (number 15 Kneep) a tenner which goes to the grazing trust.

So if you were put off by reports of manky old vans occupying the best pitches, or have previously visited Kneep then you need to take another look.

Date of Visit: August 2013 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: Lissasviews 4 reviews from this member

We stayed for 1 night at the start of our holiday and then came back for an extra 2 at the end. This site is simply stunning. The pure white sand and the clear sea which changes colour from hour to hour, the small dunes, the diving gannets. Oh it is lovely! The site is very uneven so you have to select a spot carefully. We have a 7 metre van and it coped fine getting around the bumpy grass. The site has a strict rule of 6 metres between vans so even if you cant get right on the beach front, you can still have a sea view. A lot of the front is already taken by long term leasers which is a shame for us tourists! The toilet block is basic and clean with a pot wash sink and elsan disposal. There are 2 showers which cost £1 for 4 minutes and are hit and miss on temperature control. There is no electric hook up so we went to a site with electric inbetween visits to charge up phones and cameras.

It is quite a windy and narrow road to get to Cnip and probably not for a nervy driver, but still our big van coped well. Once there, just stroll along the beach, have a swim etc. We bought huge hand dived scallops from a nearby loch and had them on a bbq looking at the Atlantic Ocean, just lovely!

Previous     17 Reviews in total, now showing 1 to 6      Next

Save to Virtual Brochure  Add this Site to your Virtual Brochure                                Share  Google Plus  Tweet This!  Share on Facebook

Submit your Review for a chance to Win Prizes!
Sponsored by the Caravan ClubSubmit a review to UKCampsite.co.uk of any caravan park or campsite, for a chance to win a caravan towing course or motorhome manoeuvring course worth up to £145, or £100 of Amazon vouchers, courtesy of The Caravan Club. Join the Club for just £44 per year to enjoy access to a great range of caravan sites, benefits and special offers.

If you've visited this site, then please submit a review for a chance to win.

Try our town listings   -   Other Sites in Hebrides   -   Search for a site

Follow us on Facebook!
You can now follow UKCampsite.co.uk on Facebook! Keep abreast of the latest news and updates much more easily. Simply click here then click on the Like button!

Latest News, Discounts and Competitions   see all...
Win a Sleepy - The Wearable Sleeping Bag! Visit the UKCS shop for exclusive discounts and offers

Upcoming Event!
UKCS Meet Manchester Caravan & Motorhome Show 15 to 18/01/15
Start the season with a trip to the North’s biggest outdoor leisure show. Win 10 pairs of tickets or claim discount entry

All reviews and comments are the personal opinion of the review author only , and as such do not represent the view of the UK Camp Site.co.uk.

The facilities shown on this website are a guide only, and you should check with the campsite direct before making any booking. The UKCampsite.co.uk will not be held responsible for any errors or omissions


2506 Visitors online !

Free UKCampsite.co.uk Window Sticker  -  Recommend to Friend  -  Pensions Auto-enrolment

[Message Forums]  [Caravan Sites & Camping]  [Company Listings]  [Features / Advice]  [Virtual Brochure]  [Shop!]
[Reception]  [Competitions]  [Caravans & Motorhomes For Sale]  [Event Diary]  [Contact Us]  [Tent Reviews

Please note we are not responsible for the content of external sites & any reviews represent the author's personal view only. Please report any error here. You may view our privacy and cookie policy here. All copyrights & other intellectual property rights in the design and content of this web site are reserved to the UKCampsite.co.uk © 1999 - 2014




UKCampsite.co.uk Advent Calendar

Prizes Every Day til Christmas! Open Today's Window




0.1121