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Visitor Reviews - Cumberlands Campsite

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Cumberlands Campsite
Glendoe Road
Fort Augustus
Inverness-Shire   (Browse area)
PH32 4BG   See Map                                 Share Google Plus  Tweet This!  Share on Facebook
Tel: 01320 366257

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Pitches: 50
Open: April To October

Rating: Average Review Score: 8/10 from 27 Reviews
              8/10 from 27 Reviews

Units accepted:    Tents  Caravans  Motorhomes 

Reviews:  27 in total, now showing 1 to 6                 Previous 6          Next 6
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Date of Visit: August 2014 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Declan Lawlor 2 reviews from this member

Our second night of the John O Groats Lands End challenge was spent here. Facilities were absolutely fantastic and the staff were very helpful. Lovely campsite and a beautiful part of Scotland. Thank you for allowing us to stay the night free of charge as we raised nearly £1000 for The Army Benevolent Fund.

Date of Visit: June 2014 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: Frapo 5 reviews from this member

A large site with many hsp''s separated by grass all around a large field. There is a restaurant on site but we have not been there. The facilities are more than adequate. It' s very close, a 5minutes walk, to the interesting cascade locks of Fort Augustus. There are shops and restaurants, one restaurant is located at the boards of Loch Ness, where it flows into the Caledonian Canal, just before the locks.

Date of Visit: June 2014 Unit:  Touring Caravan Rating:
Reviewer: Tanya999 6 reviews from this member

Very nice site, man at reception friendly and welcoming. Requested pitch which had TV reception, seemingly 1/2 the pitches don't get TV. Very large pitches, with electric and water supplied (no lugging water bottles). Site is beautifully kept. Toilet block is ok, no major complaints, although the shower cubicles are large, it's difficult to get dressed without your clothes getting wet. It's a very large site and wasn't too busy when we were there but I suspect there would be queues for the 3 showers in high season. Water was hot, although you couldn't regulate the temperature. There appeared to just be 2 industrial bins close to the toilets. I think it would be helpful if there were extra bins placed around the site. There is a lovely new club house, well behaved dogs are welcome. Would definitely return. I think wifi was available sometimes.

Date of Visit: June 2014 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Nick McP 2 reviews from this member

I have stayed at this site for the last 4 years when we tour on our motorbikes around Scotland. I therefore get to see a lot of other campsites and this one is probably one of the best. It has a bar and restaurant that open at 5pm each night, toilet facilities are very good, always clean and more importantly warm. This is a godsend after a sometimes cold and wet bike ride. Staff are helpful and friendly, I particularly like the older gentleman who patrols the place on his golf buggy. The views may not be great, especially after staying in Durness, but it has everything you would need for a couple of nights of hassle free camping.

For bikers, we used the site as a base in 2013, staying for 3 nights then riding to Skye or Inverness, both outstanding roads for bikes.

Date of Visit: April 2014 Unit:  Tent Rating:
Reviewer: Albatech 1 review from this member

Fantastic site in an excellent location, the facilities are superb, the shower block is probably the best on any campsite in Scotland.

The camping field is great, flat, soft and quietly sheltered with easy access to the village amenities, when the on site bar and lounge opens this site will be very busy so book ahead and maybe see you there, I will definitely be going back

Date of Visit: October 2013 Unit:  Motorhome Rating:
Reviewer: Bigyin247 10 reviews from this member

We were on a tour with the kids and found this site by accident. Huge site but it was largely shut down because it was the end of the year.

We only stayed for one night. It all looked fairly new but must have had a pounding. The showers certainly had a wiff of damp and bad water. The shower baskets attached to the wall were just rusting off the wall.

The site is picturesque. Would be interested to how big the queue would be for a shower if the site was full. Albeit a big site there are no real areas for kids to play. Which is hard with a 10 year old who gets board easily.

Must see the lock gates of the canal in the village.

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