Experience Freedom in the Outer Hebrides
A family run campsite located on the picturesque west coast of North Uist
in the heart of the RSPB’s Balranald Nature Reserve
Welcome to BALRANALD
HEBRIDEAN HOLIDAYS CAMPSITE
We are a family run campsite located on the picturesque west coast of North Uist in the heart of the RSPB’s Balranald Nature Reserve. Located beside a beautiful sandy beach, the site is an ideal base for exploring Uist and is a bird watchers paradise with a huge variety of wading and farmland birds nesting on the flower-rich machair and croft land. Horseshoe Bay is only 40m from the site entrance and is great for walking, kite surfing, swimming, kayaking, paddle boarding and watching the sunset on an evening. We are pet friendly – dogs, cats, tortoises etc are all welcome.
We provide first class facilities for campers, touring caravans and motor homes. We also offer self-catering accommodation in our Corncrake Pod and Kettle Cottage. The Dunes Cabin, based on site from April through to the end of September, serves delicious scallop and bacon rolls, homemade soups, filled sandwiches and rolls, homebaking and Orkney ice cream.
The campsite offers the following facilities:
Chemical Toilet Emptying Point for use with green/organic toilet fluid only (Green Toilet fluid is on sale in the office)
Grey Water Emptying Point
Our disabled customers have private facilities with full wheelchair access including a shower.
The office stocks a selection of snacks, soft drinks, ice cream, small gifts, postcards and stamps.
We also have 2 modern heated amenities blocks, providing:
- Wash Hand Basins
- Drying Room
- Washing Machine and Tumble Dryer
- Dishwashing facilities
- Campers Fridge, Microwave and Kettle
- Free Wi-Fi
The washing machine and tumble dryer are coin-operated – £4 per wash, Tumble dryer 15 mins for £1. The machine accepts the following coins: £2, £1, 50p, 20p, 10p.
The showers are £1 coin-operated.
The campsite will open for the season on 1 st April 2023.
The quickest and easiest way to check availability and make a booking is
using our online booking system. If you do not see the availability you
require, call the campsite office and our staff will do their best to assist you.
We look forward to welcoming you to our campsite in 2023.
Camping and Caravanning Rates per night
- Backpacker and small tent (no car) £11
- Small 1 Person Tent (with car) £13
- Medium Tent (2-4 person)* £13
- Large Tent (over 4 person)* £15
- Campervan or Motorhome (under 8m)* £18
- Large Motorhome (over 8m)* £20
- Car and Caravan* £18
- Electric hook-up £5
- Awning £2
- *Plus rate per person – see below
- Adults (+16yrs) £2
- Children 5-15yrs £1
- Children under 5yrs FREE
Electric showers operated by £1 coin meter.
All rates include VAT at the prevailing rate.
Backpacker and small tent (no car) £11
Small 1 Person Tent (with car) £13
Medium Tent (2-4 person)* £13
Large Tent (over 4 person)* £15
Campervan or Motorhome (under 8m)* £18
Large Motorhome (over 8m)* £20
Car and Caravan* £18
Electric hook-up £5
*Plus rate per person – see below
Adults (+16yrs) £2
Children 5-15yrs £1
Children under 5yrs FREE