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General

Sunnyside is an award winning Touring and Camping site located on a family run Croft on The Road to the Isles Coastal route between Arisaig and Morar/Mallaig.

This West Highland coastal location is the ideal place for a base when exploring the surrounding area and all that it has to offer, or as a stopover when touring the Highlands and Islands of Scotland.

A newly-built 40-pitch touring site which offers luxury facilities in idyllic surroundings.

Beach access from site.

Facilities include:

- underfloor heating throughout site building
- showers
- hairdryers
- laundry room
- disabled shower room
- family bathroom for guests with preschool children
- covered seating area
- reception with shop selling basic provisions, gifts, local/highland produce
- dishwashing area
- free wifi
- local information
- inside/outside drying area for clothing, wetsuits
- recycling on site

For hardstandings, there is a motorhome service point, chemical waste disposal point

There are grass pitches for tents with optional electric hookup for every pitch.

Washroom facilities, hot water for dishwashing, awning and chemical waste disposal included in the tariff.

Pets welcome.

We look forward to sharing this special place with you.

Gold David Bellamy Conservation Award

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Features

Leisure on site

Bar or club house

Cycle hire

Evening entertainment

Fishing

Fitness centre

Games room

Indoor swimming pool

Kids' club

On-site restaurant/cafe

Outdoor swimming pool

Play area

Take away

Tennis

TV room

Watersports

Amenities on site

Bath available

Disabled facilities

Drying room

Food shop

Free wifi

Ice pack freezing

Internet access

Launderette

Local produce

Parent & baby washroom

Pick-up from public transport

Public telephone

Shower available

Toilet block

Washing-up area

Wifi

Utilities

Charging facilities

Chemical disposal

Gas cylinders available

Recycling available

Renewable energy

Touring and motorhomes

Hard standings

Motorhome service point

Seasonal pitches

Rules

Barbecues allowed

Campfires allowed

Commercial vehicles allowed

Dogs allowed

Dogs allowed all year

Themes

Budget/backpacker

Luxury

Peaceful

Spectacular scenery

Walkers' paradise

Wildlife haven

Nearby leisure

Canoeing/kayaking nearby

Cycle hire nearby

Cycling nearby

Fishing nearby

Golf nearby

Indoor pool nearby

Mountain biking nearby

Restaurant nearby

Sailing nearby

Watersports nearby

Groups welcome

Family friendly

Motorcycle friendly

Single-sex groups welcome

Student groups welcome

Nearby amenities

Bar nearby

Public transport nearby

Shop nearby

Type

Medium (26-50 pitches)

Location

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  • 2 Bunacaimbe Arisaig, Highlands and Islands, Scotland, PH39 4NT
  • Timezone Europe/London BST (GMT+01:00)   GPS 56.9323°N 5.8621°W

Nearest transport

Coach stations
Broadford A87 Coach Stop — 21.0 miles
Broadford: Post Office Coach Stop — 21.6 miles
Kyleakin: Youth Hostel Coach Stop — 24.1 miles
Train stations
Arisaig Rail Station — 1.6 miles
Morar Rail Station — 3.0 miles
Beasdale Rail Station — 4.4 miles
Ferry ports
Arisaig Ferry Landing — 1.7 miles
Mallaig (for Knoydart) Ferry Terminal — 5.3 miles
Mallaig (CalMac) Ferry Terminal — 5.3 miles
Airports
Oban (North Connel) Airport — 36.8 miles

Directions


By road
Travel to Fort William then go west taking the A830 'Road to the Isles'. Shortly after passing signs for Arisaig Village, turn left onto the B8008, signposted Bunacaimbe / Back of Keppoch. Follow the coast road for about one mile. Turn left at the signpost for Portnadoran.

The entrance to Sunnyside Touring Site is on your left. The distance from Fort William is approximately 36 miles.

By rail
Trains run direct to Arisaig from Glasgow. The London Sleeper service runs to Fort William with a connecting Scotrail service to Arisaig.

The distance from Arisaig Station to Sunnyside is two miles.

By sea
Caledonian MacBrayne run a ferry service from Armadale on the Isle of Skye and the Small Isles of Muck, Eigg, Rum and Canna. There are also local ferry services running to and from Inverie on the Knoydart Peninsula.

The distance from Mallaig Harbour to Sunnyside is seven miles.

Please note: All distances on this page are calculated "as the crow flies" - please check actual distance depending on your mode of travel using the Get directions button above.

Local attractions

Located in Lochaber, 'The Outdoor Capital of the UK', this is an area with a spectacular natural environment and an abundance of activities. Here is a small selection:

- Island and wildlife cruises from Arisaig from May to September to the Small Isles of Muck, Eigg and Rum
- Wildlife cruises of Loch Shiel
- Ferry services from Mallaig Harbour to the Isles of Skye, Muck, Eigg, Rum and Canna
- Ferry service to Knoydart Peninsula

- Play golf at Traigh 9-hole course just along the coast from Sunnyside

- Sea, river and loch fishing

- Glenfinnan Monument and visitor centre

- Take the Jacobite Steam Train which runs from 12th May on the West Highland Line from Fort William to Mallaig

- Explore castles

- Kayak/canoe along the coastline or venture further

- Stroll on one of the many sandy beaches located as close as the end of our croft or go up the coastline to Camusdarach beach featured in the film 'Local Hero, The Singing Sands' of the Isle of Eigg.

- Walking for all abilities in the area with Local Guided Ranger walks organised from Easter to September

- Mountain biking

- Visit Nevis Range for snow skiing in the winter and fantastic mountain biking opportunities the rest of the year.

Must see

  • Treasures of the Earth (28.4 miles)
  • West Highland Museum (29.4 miles)

Cycle routes

Find local routes on the National Cycle Network - over 12,000 miles of cycling routes.

Please note: All distances on this page are calculated "as the crow flies" - please check actual distance depending on your mode of travel.

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Terms and conditions

Please read the park terms and conditions below and the Pitchup.com terms and conditions.

Additional terms

Balance to Sunnyside Croft Touring Site is paid in full by BACS or debit/credit card.
For all bookings made through Pitchup.com, Sunnyside Croft Touring Site only accepts balance of payment in full prior to arrival.

Holiday insurance is recommended.

Admittance to site - on arrival, park adjacent to the office and go to reception situated in the toilet block building. There you will be asked to complete a check-in form and be allocated your pitch. Pitch fee to be paid in full at this stage if not already paid.

The booking agreement confers a right to occupy the pitch for the date and duration agreed and paid for in full. The signatory of the booking form/check-in form accepts liability for the behaviour of all party members and for ensuring that conditions of occupancy are adhered to and for loss or damage to any of Sunnyside Croft property. The pitch booked is for the number and name of persons specified on form only. Any changes to the occupancy agreed on booking must be agreed with Sunnyside Croft. Occupancy above the maximum capacity of your unit is not permitted, if this condition is breached we reserve the right to terminate the contract immediately, without refund.

We reserve the right to refuse entry where, in our opinion, a breach of health and safety may occur.

A washroom key which gives you access to our washroom facilities will be allocated to you on check-in.

Arrivals and departures - New arrivals should be after 3pm and before 6pm. Should you wish to arrive outside these times please contact us to make suitable arrangements. Where a booking is not taken up by 6pm on the day of arrival, the booking will be considered cancelled unless a later arrival time has been agreed with the proprietor.

On your departure date please depart your pitch before 12:00 noon. Pitches should be left clean and tidy on departure. In some circumstances it may be possible to remain later on site, not necessarily on a pitch, by prior arrangement with the proprietors.

In the event of early departure no refund of pitch fees will be given.

Washroom key to be returned to office prior to departure.

The pitch

Hardstanding - 10m X 7m pitches are suitable for motorhomes, campervans, touring caravan with car, trailer tent with car and an awning that forms part of any of the forementioned type of outfit. Outfits may be positioned on the pitch in any way, provided they do not go over pitch area, this includes any vehicle, awning or guy ropes. There is a minimum of a 3m grass space between hardstandings in order to restrict the spread of fire. Rock type awning pegs are required on these pitches.

If awnings are used the distance between any part of the awning and an adjoining unit should be not less than 3 metres. Awnings should not face each other or touch and if the awning contains sleeping accommodation the distance shall be not less than 6m, as per site licence and fire regulations.

To avoid the facilities becoming overloaded and for the comfort of our guests, there is a maximum of 6 persons per pitch during peak periods.

Electrical hookups - all 40 pitches have the option of electric hookup, payable by a pre-paid meter card which can be purchased from the office or card dispenser situated in foyer of washrooms. Meter cards are in £1.00 denomination. Minimum charge for hookup is £1.00. Should you require a hookup please state this on arrival so we can activate your pitch meter. Once a meter card has been activated it is non-refundable. Any unused/undamaged meter cards may be returned to the office on day of departure and a refund will be given. The site is responsible for the safety of electrical points only up to the socket outlets. Persons using the electrical point are responsible for their connector cable, plugs and all other equipment connected to their unit, which must comply with all current British standards and regulations. Generators are strictly prohibited on site.

Fire precautions - everyone on the site should acquaint themselves with the safety precautions against fire and the whereabouts of the fire points. Strictly no fires on the site or any of Sunnyside Croft policies.

Sanitation - the contents of chemical closets must be disposed of by emptying at the disposal point provided on site. Under no circumstances should chemical waste be disposed of anywhere on site other than chemical waste disposal point. Due to the nature of waste water disposal, only detergents and cleaning products suitable for septic tanks are accepted. Bleach must not be used and any cooking fat, grease etc. should be disposed of in a container and put into a refuse bin and not down the sinks. Toilet paper only to be flushed down the toilets in site toilet block. Use bins provided for any other items. Disposable nappies and similar bulky items must be wrapped in a bag and placed in the bin provided.

Waste water - a suitable receptacle, which should not be allowed to overflow, must be used for the collection of waste water and emptied at the disposal points provided.

Recycling - under Sunnyside Croft's environmental policy we ask that whilst staying on our site you recycle items. A list of items for recycling can be found on the information board, situated at the toilet block. Relevant bins are situated at the dishwashing/vegetable preparation area and water/grey water area on site.

Disposal of other rubbish on site - all other refuse should be deposited in the bins provided for the purpose, which are situated at various points on site.

Speed Limit – vehicles and bicycles - only a person with a full current driving licence and motor insurance may drive a motor vehicle on the site. Motor vehicles and bicycles on site should, at all times, be used with due regard to the safety and convenience of others and their speed should not exceed 5mph. No recreational vehicles such as motorised scooters or quad bikes are allowed. All one-way system signs should be observed on site.

Safety and behaviour on site - for the safety of all please adhere to the ‘dead slow’ speed whilst on site. Bicycles are not allowed on paved areas around toilet block and communal area. All site users are expected to conduct themselves in a manner which respects the comfort and convenience of other site users. No ball games or kite flying are permitted on site. Sunnyside Croft and Touring site is a rural site and cannot be adapted to remove all the potential hazards of nature.

Parents and guardians of children – the safety, supervision and conduct of your children is your responsibility at all times. Children should be supervised by a responsible adult at all times who should ensure that they are safe and cause no damage or nuisance. No unsupervised children under 10 allowed in the toilet block at any time.

Dogs and other pets - owners of pets are responsible for the behaviour of their animals. They must ensure that pets are on leads and under control at all times or tethers of sufficient strength not exceeding three metres in length used on their own pitch and must be positioned so as not to allow dog onto road. In the interest of other site users and our environs, any owner with dog(s) continually barking will be asked to leave the site. Pets should not be left on the site unattended. Owners must ensure that their pets do not foul the site and that any faeces are removed immediately. No animals are allowed in the toilet block or vegetable preparation area for campers, other than guide/assistance dogs. Sunnyside Croft Touring Site and Croft Land is not to be used as an exercise area for dogs at any time.

Country code - whilst on Sunnyside Croft please remember to follow the Country Code. Designated wildlife zones on Sunnyside Croft are not for public access. There are areas set aside for native plant and animal life only: please do not enter these zones. Cutting or damaging trees and other vegetation is strictly prohibited and the natural conditions are not to be disturbed. This includes tying ropes to or driving nails into trees.

General

Smoking – smoking is strictly prohibited in and around the toilet block building, which includes the covered seating area.

Barbecues – these are allowed on site but open fires are strictly prohibited. Users should endeavour to minimise smoke and fumes for other site users. All barbeques must be raised above the grass to avoid burning it. No barbecues permitted on any other part of Sunnyside Croft.

Noise – no unnecessary noise at any time and especially between the hours of 11pm and 8pm.

Laundry – under no circumstances are fences, fence wire, gates or trees to be used as a washing/drying line.

Flags/banners – Sunnyside Croft has a policy of no flags or banners from any outfit.

Feeding birds – in the interest of environmental health, please do not feed seagulls or any other wildlife whilst on our site. Ensure any rubbish is put inside bins provided.

If any of the above conditions are breached, Sunnyside Croft reserves the right to terminate the contract immediately without refund.

Sunnyside Croft reserves the right to alter prices. Should the proprietor close Sunnyside Croft Touring Site due to unforeseen circumstances, they reserve the right to do so and will give any refund of payments due.

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