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John O Groats Caravan and Camping Site

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John O Groats Caravan and Camping Site is situated on the main A99 beside the Last House in Scotland. It overlooks the Pentland Firth with views to the Orkney Islands. Beside the site there is the booking office for the passenger ferry to the Orkney Islands which offers trips daily to the islands.

Depart: (2 nights)


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Leisure on site

Bar or club house

Cycle hire

Evening entertainment


Fitness centre

Games room

Indoor swimming pool

Kids' club

On-site restaurant/cafe

Outdoor swimming pool

Play area

Take away


TV room


Amenities on site

Bath available

Disabled facilities

Drying room

Food shop

Free wifi

Ice pack freezing

Internet access


Parent & baby washroom

Pick-up from public transport

Public telephone

Shower available

Toilet block

Washing-up area



Charging facilities

Chemical disposal

Gas cylinders available

Recycling available

Renewable energy


Barbecues allowed

Campfires allowed

Commercial vehicles allowed

Dogs allowed

Nearby leisure

Fishing nearby

Restaurant nearby

Groups welcome

Family friendly

Motorcycle friendly

Single-sex groups welcome

Student groups welcome

Nearby amenities

Bar nearby

Shop nearby


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  • John O Groats, Caithness, Scotland, KW1 4YR
  • Timezone Europe/London BST (GMT+01:00)   GPS 58.6387°N 3.0731°W

Nearest transport

Coach stations
Reiss (Highland): B876 Coach Stop — 11.5 miles
Wick: Somerfield Bus Terminal — 13.6 miles
Thurso: Sir George's Street — 16.5 miles
Train stations
Wick Rail Station — 13.7 miles
Georgemas Junction Rail Station — 16.2 miles
Thurso Rail Station — 16.7 miles
Ferry ports
John O’ Groats Ferry Terminal — 0.4 miles
Gills Bay Ferry Terminal — 3.2 miles
Burwick Sth Ronaldsay Orkney Ferry Terminal — 7.9 miles
Wick Airport — 12.9 miles
Kirkwall (Orkney) Airport — 22.6 miles


At the north end of the A99 beside the Last House in Scotland overlooking the Pentland Firth.

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

John O Groats Campsite is the only caravan and campingsite in the village of John O Groats. The nearest town is called Wick which is 17 miles away (which takes about 20 minutes to reach) and has a major supermarket (Tescos) and Agros, Homebase and various other smaller shops and craft shops.

The village of John O Groats has a petrol station which incorporates and grocery store, a hotel which serves meals and bar meals to non residents.

The Stacks of Duncansbay is accessed by both vehicles or by a stroll along the coastline from the caravansite. The Castle of Mey is 7 miles along the road and this was the castle that the Queen Mother resided in when on her vacations in Scotland. It is open to the public seven days a week.

Must see

  • The Castle & Gardens of Mey (5.5 miles)
  • Skara Brae (29.9 miles)

Cycle routes

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