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Prices From £16.95 per night (Two Adults) BOOK NOW
Glenmore campsite offers everything you could wish for from a camping holiday – refreshment, relaxation and the outdoor lifestyle. The site offers a unique combination of landscapes and mountainous views with complete forest immersion. And did we mention the direct access to the beaches of Loch Morlich, what more could you want? 

The Cairngorms National Park covers a beautiful 4,528km2. Its breath-taking backdrops are dominated by rolling mountains, whilst lochs, heathlands, forests and grassy expanses fill everything in-between, like a natural patchwork thousands of years in the making. Sitting like a pin-point within this incredible park is our Glenmore Campsite.


Tucked neatly between the thousands of ancient pine trees that populate Glenmore Forest Park, this campsite indulges in the Scottish highlands, but it's willing to share. 

Enter the site and you’ll be immediately impressed with the surroundings. Dotted throughout the towering trees are open, well-kept pitches. The rugged outdoor feel is still there though, with the option to go for pitches amongst the trees, and the highlands always in sight.

A very short walk through the treeline gives access to the sandy beaches of Loch Morlich, one of this campsite’s many appeals. From the water's edge enjoy the panoramic views of mountains, forests and waters.

The Cairngorms National Park is a magnet for outdoor and nature enthusiasts, and it’s not hard to see why. The area is abundant with wildlife. Deer, otters, ospreys and even golden eagles are often spotted. More than 280km of footpaths and trails criss-cross its diverse lands. There is canoeing and kayaking on Loch Morlich and, of course, many mountains provide a challenge across all seasons. Come winter time, take to the slopes on skis or a snowboard and experience some of the UK's finest runs.

Other attractions near our Glenmore Campsite include the Strathspey Steam Railway, Cairngorm Mountain Railway and the Cairngorm Mountain Centre.

Enjoy your next holiday at Glenmore. This magnificent area is something everyone should see, and our Glenmore campsite is where they should see it from.

This campsite is 300 metres above sea level, making it a popular destination for skiing in the winter months. Visitors should be prepared for cold conditions and be aware that part of the campsite closes during winter so availability may be more limited. For information on this and the site layout you can download the PDF here

Facilities available at Glenmore Campsite, Aviemore

Facilities on-site include toilets, showers, dishwashing, laundry and more and the 206 pitches are suitable for tents, caravans and motorhomes.

 

Directions to Glenmore

From the South

 

  • From the A9 take the turn off for Aviemore.
  • At the first roundabout follow signs for Glenmore Village.
  • Glenmore site will be on the right hand side

From the North 

 

  • Take the A9 turn off for Aviemore.
  • Drive right through Aviemore
  • At the roundabout follow signs for Glenmore Village.
  • Glenmore site will be on the right hand side
  • Unfortunately Sat Nav does not recognize the post code for Glenmore or it will lead you the wrong way. If you wish to use Sat Nav, please enter ‘Aviemore’ as your destination and then follow the instructions above.

Public transport at Glenmore

Bus

Provider: Stage coach Badenoch and Strathspey
Website: www.stagecoachbus.com
Route numbers: 15,34,34b,34c,209
Nearest stop: Outside site entrance and shop
Distance: 250 yards

Train

Provider: Scot Rail
Website: www.scotrail.co.uk
Nearest station: Aviemore
Distance: 7miles

Caledonian Sleeper

The Caledonian Sleeper is an overnight train service operated by ScotRail which offers an overnight service between London Euston and Scotland.  The service does serve the Aviemore train station, local to Glenmore site.

You can book online up to 12 weeks in advance at www.Scotrail.co.uk/Caledoniansleeper or telephone bookings can be made with ScotRail telesales on 08457 55 00 33.

Glenmore campsite sits in the Cairngorms, just by Loch Morlich and a short drive from Aviemore. This of course means your to-do list could be an endless stream of outdoor activities, if you wanted it to be.

To get that stream started, take a look at our list below of some of the places you can visit on your camping holiday, and for even more take a look at this page.

 
Loch Morlich WatersportsLoch Morlich Watersports
A short walk from our Glenmore campsite, Loch Morlich Watersports offer plenty of activites for you to try.


Glenmore Lodge, Glenmore, Aviemore, Inverness-Shire, PH22 1QY
The boathouse and café are open from Easter to October.



cairngorm mountain furnicularCairngorm Mountain
There are plenty of activities for you to try at Cairngorm Mountain, all with stunning backdrops.


Cairn Gorm Ski Area, Aviemore, Inverness-Shire, PH22 1RB
Telephone: 01479 861261


Full On AdventureFull On Adventure
Full On Adventure offer a massive range of outdoor activities, including white water adventure river tubing, family rafting and more.

Full On Adventure, Adhara, Carrbridge,
PH23 3AX
Always book in advance to ensure availability as they do not offer drop in activities.


Highland-Wildlife-ParkHighland Wildlife Park

Packed with a range of attractions including educational talks, keeper experiences and more, this vast wildlife park offers something for all the family. 

Highland Wildlife Park, Kincraig, Kingussie, PH21 1NL


cairngorm reindeerCairngorm Reindeer Herd
A unique experience in the Cairngorms, the Cairngorm Reindeer Herd is a perfect day out for all.



Reindeer House, Aviemore, Inverness-Shire, PH22 1QU


highland-wildlife-safarisHighland Wildlife Safari
Guided wildlife excursions with a friendly and experienced local nature watcher in a comfortable Land Rover Discovery.



Telephone: 01479 811169

 
 For Rainy Days


Hilton,-CoylumbridgeHilton Hotel, Coylumbridge
When it rains it pours and when you need a quick break away from a damp campsite hotels and their facilities provide a great distraction! 

Address: Coylumbridge, Aviemore, PH22 1QN
Tel: 01479810661


Macdonald-Aviemore-ResortMacdonald Aviemore Resort
Less than 15 minutes away, Macdonald Aviemore is a conveniently placed hotel with plenty of dry indoor activities for the whole family.

Address: Aviemore, Inverness-shire, PH22 1PN
Tel:  01479815100


The-Strathspey-RailwayThe Strathspey Railway
Take a trip on one of the stations steam trains and experience the stunning scenery of Scotland like you’ve never seen it before.

Address: Aviemore Station, Dalfaber Road, Aviemore, PH221PY
Telephone:  01479810725

 

InvernessThe City of Inverness
Inverness is an hour’s drive from the site and boasts plenty of indoor activities for all ages.

 
 
  

Prices From
£16.95 per night (Two Adults) BOOK NOW

At a Glance

  • Toilets and showers available
  • 206 pitches
  • Hardstanding and electric hook up available
  • Pets welcome
  • Close to the town of Aviemore
  • Ideally located for winter sports
  • Open all year
  • View our pricing guide and seasonal dates

Contact Details

Phone bookings: 024 7642 3008
Glenmore Campsite, Aviemore Aviemore Inverness-shire PH22 1QU
01479 861271

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Beautiful location
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Friendly staff beautiful campsite toilets first class a pity about the weather not your fault torrential rain would definitely return.
Unit Type: RV Motorhome
Poor amenities
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Stayed here for 1 night....never again! For such a large site there was only 1 toilet/ shower block working. Not good enough!
Unit Type: RV Motorhome
Great Campsite, pity about the officious attitude of some of the staff we came across
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First Glenmore is a wonderful location for a Campsite, it has facilities that are almost as good as CCC and CMC sites and the views of surrounding mountains are probably the best to be seen anywhere. We cycled every day from the campsite along trails that were well surfaced and along routes that were interesting and an absolute delight. This is the second time we have stayed at this site and our pitch was in the wooded area. It was level, secluded (perhaps a bit too secluded when we are in midge season) and very quiet. The toilet block nearest to our pitch had boiler problems for 4 of our nights. It was a little inconvenient to walk to the next block (a distance of 220m measured on my Garmin) I did register a complaint about this fact at the time to one of the staff. He deals with my complaint well and expressed regret that a boiler breakdown had resulted in no hot water in the block. I also reported our concerns that the Chemical disposal point was closed. However our contact with other members of staff was not so positive. Friends who were staying in Aviemore reported to us that staff in Reception could have been more helpful and were officious in their manner. We experienced this on our first morning, when a member of staff knocked on our Motorhome door asking where our ticket was. I had hung it on the rear view mirror inside the Motorhome and it was obscured by the windscreen blinds. When I showed this to the member of staff, I was told in no uncertain terms that the ticket had to be displayed outside the vehicle!
Unit Type: Motorhome
Wow....the location is perfect
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Book in for 2 nights camping with my friend. We arrived later than expected which meant the office was closed. The guy on duty arrived within 2 minutes of us waiting at the door. Welcomed us, showed us where to go and advised us to check in first thing. We found a the perfect spot in no time at all. We soon had the tent pitched and we're on our way down to the beach with is less than 5 minutes through the woods. Absolutely beautiful views from the beach. We sat for a couple of hours with a small fire and a couple of beers and took it all in. Next day we checked in hassle free and the staff were more than accomodating. We spent our day out on loch morlich fishing from a boat we hired from the watersports cabin on beach (£40 for the day). It was a but windy out on the loch and we were struggling to row ourselves out of the shore so one of the staff member gave us a tow on a speed boat. Again staff at this place were fantastic. We didn't catch anything but still have a great day our on the water taking in the breath taking views. After our boating expedition we walked 5 minutes back up towards the park and went to the pine merten pub. This place was fantastic. Small yet very comfortable, warm and very welcoming. Staff were fantastic and the range of whisky was brilliant. All in all the entire experience was outstanding. Can't wait to go back
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Beautiful site, miserable staff
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This is a fabulous camp site. It’s a beautiful and well located site with gorgeous bike rides and walks, and lots of water sports available, it’s a real hit with our family and friends. However, the staff leave a lot to be desired. Absolutely no Highland welcome at all. It was all about rules and money and you were definitely made to feel that it was more like a prison camp you were paying for the privilege of, and not a welcoming a relaxing break. One of our friends was summoned back to reception on day 2 for mixing up the labels to go on their tent and car. It was clearly an accident (& I really wonder whether it mattered?) but she was made to feel like a naughty school child. So as long as you don’t make a mistake you will be fine. And I’d recommend bringing a tape measure for your 6 meter gap too as another family with small children were made to take their tent down and move it 1/2 meter over, we still believe it was already 6metres apart (& again was it really necessary to take the tent down for 30cm, especially when next to friends?) All of that said, there was one very friendly and helpful male warden on a bike who may be the difference between us returning and not.
Unit Type: Camper Van
Great views
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excellent place to stay, you can do so many walks and cycling from campsite, shop and cafe/pub small but well staffed near site, boating hire canoeing and cafe overlooking Loch, showers etc and facilities clean and plenty will be back
Unit Type: Caravan
Glenmore
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The site is amazing, staff friendly, facilities very clean. Glenmore is an outdoors paradise, from loch morlich, to forestry tracks, mountain walks and climbs, ideal for running mountain biking and water activities, the site is ideally situated for fun outside. The pine Marten bar has great entertainment, and a friendly approach to all visitors, only a 2 minute walk from the campsite.
Unit Type: RV Motorhome
Great Site
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This is a great site just outside Aviemore. Clean and well run. Two new toilet/shower blocks, although for some reason one was closed half way though our visit. Tent (with electric) pitches were on a sandy ground with 2x ground sheets supplied. Surrounding area has lots to do including a beach, watersports, trail walks, fishing, birdwatching and cycle paths. Scenery is superb.
Unit Type: Tent
Very noisy
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We booked 3 nights and although the website did say there would be some noise during our stay we couldn’t believe how noisy it was, all day. We were woken up again on our second morning at 8am by a large lorry and some diggers and that continued all day. Why would you not do this work in the winter months? We decided to leave one night early and informed reception who were sorry but no refund was offered. We feel this ruined our holiday......such a shame!
Unit Type: Tent
Climate change and recycling
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Recycling difficult to find, most people throwing recyclable products in main bins, nowhere that we could find to put glass at all, with climate change need to address this urgently!! Lovely pitches in the wooded section. Shower press buttons only give about 6 seconds of water at a time, kept going hot o cold one day, luke warm to cold the next day. Too many dogs all over the site. Staff excellent. Location for loch and walking also excellent
Unit Type: Motorhome