Tour Scotland -
With Your Caravan, Motorhome or Tent
Thistle Holiday Parks are for touring caravans, for motorhomes and for camping The caravan parks have hard-standing pitches (often with services at the pitch or nearby). They are of a 4- or 5-star standard and are among the best in Scotland for your touring caravan holiday. Several parks also have glamping pods for camping with mod cons.. .
On Thistle Holiday Parks the facilities include:
- shower and toilet blocks
- areas for preparing food and for washing up
- chemical disposal facilities for caravans and perhaps for motorhomes.
- many of the pitches are on firm ground and some have hook-ups to services.
Plus: Some parks have leisure facilities e.g. swimming pool, games room, bar and restaurant, and entertainment for the family.
Tents Welcome: Many of our parks welcome tents and some set aside a special area. Look for the tent symbol on the entries when you plan your camping holiday in Scotland.
Glamping pods:. These are small, wooden structures providing sleeping space, table and chairs. Some are basic but often they have electricity, microwave and a small fridge. Others are quite luxurious.
You provide the sleeping bags and cooking and eating utensils. give glamping a go!
Children and Pets Welcome: The caravan parks have safe play areas; some have a games room. Many parks welcome pets - look for the dog symbol and bring your pet to Scotland.
Availability: To check which parks have spacefor when you plan to travel, you can send one e.mail from our website to all the parks At peak times it's a good idea to book, especially for prime areas such as the Highlands and islands and parks near the main routes to the north.
Which Park is where? You can search alphabetically or search by area. Or by key criteria: See the Search by Recreation/Facility at the top of the page.
Acitivites on our parks: Come of our caravan parks have facilities on site. www.thistleparks.co.uk/selfcatering/activities.php
There is also information on walks in Forestry Commission Scotland's woods.
Itineraries: Stuck for ideas on where to tour? Check out our interaries' page. www.thistleparks.co.uk/touring/itineraries.php .
What to see: Before you plan your holiday, be sure to look at what our partners offer; visiting attractions is an essential part of your holiday.
Wherever you go, whatever your interests, you'll find something to keep you occupied.
Under Places To Go is information on castles, historic houses, gardens, forests, walking trails and visitor centres.
Historic Scotland, Forestry Commission Scotland and Edinburgh Woollen Mill's visitor centres.
The brochure: A pdf of the 2014-15 brochure can be downloaded from this page .
Camping Caravan parks Scotland for touring caravans, motorhomes and tents, and glamping