Booking Type
Arrival Date
14 November 2018
Adults (18+)

Ballater Caravan Park

Ballater, Aberdeenshire

390 Reviews

Park Description

The southern border of Ballater is formed by the River Dee, one of Scotland’s finest salmon rivers, and adjacent to the river lies Ballater Caravan Park. The touring park caters not only for caravans and motorhomes but also offers great facilities for camping. The park is located half of a mile from the centre of Ballater with its variety of shops and restaurants and just one quarter of a mile from the golf and bowling clubs. This quiet and beautiful location combined with so many facilities within easy walking distance makes the park very popular with its visitors, especially those using motorhomes.

The Caravan Park has 40 numbered hard standing touring pitches with electric hook up and 35 un-numbered grass pitches without electricity, for tents, campervans. They also have 7 grass pitches with electric hook-up available suitable for tents.

Opening Dates

1st April - 30th October

Booking Arrangements

At time of booking full contact details and a deposit of £20.00 non refundable taken.


Basic Facilities

Modern Shower/Toilet Block

7 Grass Pitches with Electric Hook-up

40 Hard Standing Pitches with Electric Hook-up

35 non electric for tents

Modern Gazebo with picnic table for campers

Recreational Facilities

Children's Play Area

Golf Course (5 min walk)

River Dee fishing, Loch fishing

Shops & Restaurants

Variety of shops (5 min walk)

Variety of restaurants (5 min walk)

Attractions & Amenities

Balmoral castle, Braemar Castle

Lochnagar Distillery

390 Reviews

All reviews featured on Campstead.com have been submitted by genuine customers who have stayed at the park.

4.7 / 5 overall rating based on 390 Reviews in last 12 months

100% would recommend this site

99% would stay here again

Very Good


"2 day stay"

Mr T Wright - Stayed with family, Oct 2018

As a motorhome owner I would always like to see more water taps around the site.


"Greaf campsite"

I Scott - Stayed with family, Nov 2018

Very nice campsite. Good clean facilities. Lovely location. Will definitely be back at some point


"no title"

Mr I Hay - Stayed with family, Oct 2018

no review


"Ballater caravan park"

Anonymous - Stayed with partner, Oct 2018

Have been before and really love it. Local shops & pubs good and very friendly also enjoy walks and surrounding area


"Excellent campsite"

Mr M Hale - Stayed with family, Oct 2018

Ballater is a lovely town and the campsite was immaculate. The staff welcomed us and were very friendly. The location is perfect for walking into the village and for exploring the surrounding area.


"Lovely site"

Anonymous - Stayed with partner, Oct 2018

Lovely quiet site which is well maintained. Lovely clean toilets and showers, booking is easy and site is a short walking distance to shops, cafes and other facilities



Anonymous - Stayed with partner, Oct 2018

the park is very well situated for all local amenities, and is kept to a very high standard, would definitely recommend this site to others.



A Woods - Stayed with partner, Oct 2018

Excellent site and facilities.


"Brief stay October 2018"

Mr J Gay - Stayed with partner, Oct 2018

A clean and modern campsite with excellent facilities.


"Very impressed"

Mr G Ross - Stayed with family, Oct 2018

Being our first visit since the dreadful flooding we were very impressed by the standard the park has been restored to, a fantastic job has been done. Well done to all the community of Ballater. Look forward to joining you again next season.