Top 8 Best Holiday Parks in Scotland for Families

8 Great Parks for Family Holidays in Scotland

Scotland really does have a lot to offer from its rugged coastlines with beautiful white sandy beaches, to Salmon filled rivers perfect for fishing. Peaceful Loch's ideal for a wide range of sporting activities such as canoeing and SUP's. Mountain ranges, and mature woodland walks to explore and wildlife to admire. Of course, Scotland is well known for it's golf courses including the most iconic being St Andrews, but did you know that it was in Scotland where the beautiful game was born? Castle sightseeing, highland tours, underground city tours and whiskey tasting are all on offer. Or just sit back, relax and take in the majestic, dramatic and diverse scenery that Scotland has to offer and read about our best holiday parks in Scotland for family holidays here.

Scotland really does have some fantastic parks for family holidays in Scotland set in the most tranquil and stunningly beautiful locations and we have carefully selected eight from a wide range of holiday parks considered, that we feel cater for everyone tastes. We do hope you enjoy our best family holiday parks in Scotland here, however if you feel we have missed one that should definitely feature then please do contact us.

Best Family holiday parks in Scotland

Perthshire, Scotland

Blairgorwrie Holiday Park is Located in Perthshire within the Cairngorm National Park and open all year round. A beautiful and established award winning holiday park in Scotland perfect for families both large and small. It is also a great dog friendly holiday park in Scotland and dogs can holiday here for free at certain times of the year, even boasting an onsite dog walking area. Blairgorwrie Holiday Park has not one but two Children's play areas and a local bus service directly outside the park entrance so you can explore the beautiful countryside and town of Blairgowrie nearby.

It is also close enough to explore Perth, Dundee, Fife and Aberdeen and the Cateran Trail which meanders through picturesque villages, farmland, moorland and forests. Perfect for walkers who can also explore the tranquil area of Glenshee for most of the year until the winter when it becomes perfect for Skiing and snowboarding and is actually the largest ski resort in the UK. 
There are a wide variety of family friendly activities locally including ice rinks and wildlife centres which make this holiday park voted best in Scotland 2022 an attractive choice for holiday home ownership.

We think that Blairgorwrie Holiday Park is a top Scottish Holiday park for families because:

• A perfect pet friendly holiday stay

• A variety of accommodation choices from glamping pods to luxury lodges with private   hot tubs

• A popular location for those who love the outdoor lifestyle

• Holiday home ownership availability


Blairgowrie Holiday Park
Rattray, Blairgowrie,
Perthshire, Scotland
PH10 7AL

Tel:01250 878123


Blairgorwrie Holiday park

best holiday parks in Scotland

Argyll and Bute

Forest Holidays Ardgartan Argyll is situated in a most breath-taking, beautiful and tranquil location. Surrounded by the mature pine forests of the Argyll Forest Park and benefitting from the wonderful views of the Arrochar Alps. That's not all thoug,h this dog friendly Scottish holiday park with it’s  40 log cabins, sits on the shoreline of the beautifully wild and historic Loch Long, perfect for walkers, hikers and water sports enthusiasts. Not to mention a wide range of mountain biking routes nearby such as the West Loch Lomond Cycle Path where you can enjoy glorious views of the Loch and explore the local wildlife hopefully catching a glimpse of a Golden Eagle.

There are a variety of lakeside cabins including some wheelchair adapted to choose from to make this a perfect stay including log burners, private outdoor hot tubs and outdoor dining areas with Lochside views, perfect for a relaxing family meal at the end of the day.

A top holiday park in Scotland because:

• Enjoy exploring the park and further afield with your four legged furry favourites

• Hot tubs in all cabins, great for family bonding!

• Lochside location with stunning views within the Argyll Forest Park

• Catch a glimpse of the Golden Eagle in flight in this unique and diverse area of natural wildlife


Forest Holidays Ardgartan Argyll
Argyll and Bute
G83 7AR


Forest Holidays Ardgartan Argyll

Best family holiday park in Scotland  next to the Loch and Tall Mountains

Moffat Manor is perfectly located loch-side holiday park in Scotland surrounded by beautiful mature woodland where you and your family including pets can take in a walk, cycle or maybe even a spot of fishing whilst enjoying the wild Scottish countryside. Or just enjoy the fresh air, read a book, enjoy a family picnic and the opportunity to spot some of the amazing local wildlife and embrace a relaxing break.

Moffat Manor Holiday Park is open from March through to and inclusive of September offering a variety of family friendly accommodation to suit a variety of budgets. If you find you love this most idyllic location, they also offer the opportunity to purchase your very own Holiday home. There is an onsite shop, adventure playground and lakeside tavern so whilst the children are playing you can enjoy a relaxing drink. Further afield there is plenty to explore to suit a wide variety of interests, such as whiskey tasting, castles to explore and coast to coast walks to name a few.

Moffat Manor is great for Family Holidays because:

• You can enjoy woodland walks with your children

• Perfect for outdoor family adventures

• Lochside location, take the kids to somewhere different!

• Holiday home ownership availability


Moffat Manor
Dumfries and Galloway
DG10 9RE

Tel:0330 053 7000


Moffat Manor

family holidays in Scotland

Ayrshire, Scotland

Turnberry Holiday Park is located amongst the stunning Scottish countryside and coastline beaches of Ayrshire offering perfect views of Ailsa Craig made famous for its microgranite which is quarried to make the world’s best curling stones. Here you can really relax and enjoy a peaceful break if that's your wish. However for the more active, the area is well known for its wide choice of local golf courses with Turnberry Golf course very close by. But golf is not all that’s on offer, why not explore the local area and visit Culzean Castle or the Robert Burns Museum whose poetry is celebrated all over the world.

Onsite atr Turnberry Holiday Park, there are a number of facilities such as and adventure playground, indoor pool to keep the kids entertained and an onsite shop, restaurant and family bar for those who wish to sit down relax and enjoy a nice meal and drink. If you find that this Holiday Park has everything to offer why not consider the opportunity to own your own Holiday home right here on the Golf-tastic West Coast of Scotland.

Why is Turnberry Holiday Park a great family holiday park

• Perfect location for golf lovers, mums and dads need a break as well!

• Coastal location with perfect views of the Ayrshire coast, ideal for family walks.

• Heated swimming pool and adventure playground to keep the kids entertained.

• Holiday home ownership availability.


Turnberry Holiday Park
KA26 9JW
Tel: 01655 509419


Turnberry Holiday Park

A view of a Scottish Beach looking out to Sea and Ailsa Craig

Perthshire, Scotland

Forest Holidays Strathyre is perfectly positioned beside Loch Lubnaig whilst being surrounded by mature forests set within the Queen Elizabeth Forest Park. Ideal for families who wish to relax and take in the breath-taking local scenery and it's wonderfully unique wildlife such as the pine marten and the Scots pine. If you’re looking for a more active family holiday in Scotland, then Forest Holidays Strathyre is ideal, due to its location, it is perfect for outdoor activities such as walking and hiking both lochside and within the rugged mountain ranges nearby. Gorge walking, canoeing and cycling are also options with the parks proximity to the National Cycling route 7 and the Glen Finglas loop which benefits from diverse scenery from lochs, farmlands and steep rocky hills all within the Trossachs National Park

For those less active but equally inquisitive, there are a range of activities on site fro families with kids such as 'Nature Tots' available to book with the local forests rangers so you or your little ones can learn more about the natural surroundings. But if its real relaxation you are after why not book yourself an in-cabin spa treatment.

This beautiful holiday park offers a choice of cabins dependent upon different budgets and requirements such as the opportunity to bring along your furry friends so you don't have to leave them at home and even wheel chair adapted cabins with wet rooms and lowered kitchen facilities. Of course, if it's the luxury of a relaxing private hot tub to enjoy at the end of an exhilarating day then they have those too.

Why is Forest Holidays Strathyre great for family holidays?

• Hot tubs in all cabins, relax after an advernturous day out.

• Perfect location for cyclists for an active fmaily holiday.

• Lochside location  with picturesque views of mountains and woodlands and great walks.

• Pet friendly accommodation.


Forest Holidays Strathyre
FK17 8HF
Tel: 03330 110 495


Forest Holidays Strathyre

A view of Loch Lubnaig and Cabins, one of the best family lodge holiday parks in Scotland

Loch Lomond, Scotland

Lomand Woods Holiday Park is located within the Trossachs National Park and at the southern end of Loch Lomond. This area is perfect for a whole range of activities to suit your family. Whether it's a gentle stroll along the shores of the loch or if you prefer to be in the water, how about canoeing on the largest inland water area within the UK, or maybe even a spot of fishing. This National park really does offer it all and boasts a diverse range of dramatic scenery from woodland to mountain ranges and is rich in a variety of wildlife. All this and more whilst also benefitting from its proximity to Glasgow which is the home of the Scottish Opera, Scottish Ballet and also has a thriving music scene. The city boasts a diverse range of independent stores and national favourites perfect for a great days shopping. After which you can enjoy a lovely meal and drinks in one of the many traditional pubs.

In keeping with the diverse range of scenery and activities for all the family, Lomand Woods Holiday Park offers a varied range of accommodation to suit each individual family group and budget. Including serviced pitches for tourers, glamping pods, caravan holiday homes and lodges including private hot tubs. Oh and don't forget your dog’s welcome too!

If you decide you Lomand Woods Holiday Park is your ideal destination and quite frankly who wouldn't? Then the park, which is open all year around, does offer you and your family the opportunity to own your own holiday home so you can enjoy this most beautiful area year after year.

Why is Lomand Woods Holiday Park a Top family holiday park?

• A variety of pet and family friendly accommodation featuring hot tub lodges.

• Within walking distance to Loch Lomond and driving distance to Glasgow.

• Outdoor adventures in the local area to suit kids with energy to burn!


Lomond Woods Holiday Park
Tullichewan, Balloch,
Loch Lomond,
Scotland, UK
G83 8QP
Tel: 01250 878123


Lomond Woods Holiday Park

A view of a Village and Loch Lomond, great for family holidays

East Lothian, Scotland

Seton Sands Holiday Village is located on the eastern coast of Scotland enjoying beautiful views of the Firth of Forth. It’s located very close to the beautiful white sandy beaches for your family to enjoy and explore and if it's the hustle and bustle of the city you prefer, then Edinburgh is only a short distance away where you can explore the castle, walk the Royal Mile or drop below the city and explore the subterranean tunnels.

If you and your family prefer to enjoy what Seton Sands Holiday Village itself has to offer, then you’re in for a treat. It has its own 9 hole links golf course, two indoor pools, archery coaching, segway’s to master, an outdoor play area and a range of outdoor activities such as den building for the kids.

Seton Sands Holiday Village has its own bar and restaurant to enjoy at the end of a busy day and an onsite store should you require the essentials. The holiday park offers a range of accommodation including comfortable caravans and luxury lodges and your dog is more than welcome where it can enjoy a stroll or more probably a run on a dog friendly beach nearby.

Seton Sands Holiday Village is one of the best family holiday parks in Scotland because:

• Coastal location with beautiful, family friendly sandy beaches nearby.

• Great on site facilities, one of the best in Scotland

• Amazing views of the Firth of Forth.

• On park 9 hole links golf course!


Seton Sands Holiday Village
Links Road
Port Seton
East Lothian
EH32 0QF
Tel:01875 813333


Seton Sands Holiday Village

A Family Enjoying a Game of Golf on a top 8 Scotland holiday park

Aberdeen, Scotland

Deeside Holiday Park offers a variety of different stay options to enjoy your family break in the River Dee valley. It's perfectly placed, close enough to the North Eastern coastline town of Aberdeen from where the River Dee famous for its salmon meets the sea, yet close enough to enjoy the spectacularly beautiful Cairgorm National Park from where it begins. Whether you bring your own tent, motorhome, caravan or choose to stay in one of the parks own glamping pods, caravan holiday homes or the deluxe lodges complete with private hot tubs, this award winning park family holiday park in Scotland has everything to offer you and your family to enjoy a perfect stay.

Open all year round, Deeside Holiday Park is a  beautiful pet friendly holiday park in Scotland and includes an indoor games room including a tv and pool table which spills out to the nearby outdoor table tennis area with adventure play area perfect for not only the children, but all the family. If you are camping it has all the facilities you should need such as heated toilets, shower rooms and family accessible bathrooms.

If it’s a golfing holiday you’re looking for then, you’re in for a treat as this area has a wide choice of both links and parkland courses. If you and you’re family prefer walking, then this area offers it all from stunning coastline walks where you can take in the sites of old coastal fortresses and beautiful small fishing villages, secluded moorland and picturesque woodland walks and of course riverside walks. Many people come to this area for fishing though and wow it offers such a variety of choices, whether you prefer fishing rivers, lochs or sea fishing. The choice is yours!

If this part of Aberdeenshire has everything you and your family are looking for then Deeside Holiday Park also provides you with the opportunity to own your own home.

Deeside Holiday Park is ideal for families beacuse:

• River Dee valley location perfect for those who wish to relax or those who prefer a more active holiday
• A variety of accommodation choices from glamping pods to luxury lodges with private hot tubs
• Holiday home ownership all year round
• Pet friendly accommodation 


Deeside Holiday Park
South Deeside Road,
Aberdeen, Scotland
AB12 5FX
Tel:01250 878123


Deeside Holiday Park

Glamping Pods and Holiday Homes on a Holiday Park