Facilities and recreation on Thistle Parks
Each park's entry has symbols to show which facilities are on-site or within two miles e.g. a shop, games room, sandy beach. If a particular facility is important to you, please check with the park before booking.
The stars: All parks are of a high quality. Some have been awarded 4 or 5 stars by VisitScotland and their award appear on their entries. Some parks have also got and award from the AA.
VisitScotland Welcome Awards: Some Thistle Parks have gained an award from VisitScotland for the special facilities and services they provide for Walkers and Cyclists,for Bikers, for Anglers or for Golfers. Some also have the VisitScotland Children Welcome award.
David Bellamy Conservation: This is the well-known scheme managed by the company set up by the famous conservationist, David Bellamy. Parks gaining these awards have to show what they do to protect the environment and wildlife. They may have bird boxes or woodlands or a pond for wildlife. Look for the award on their entry or on the parks' websites for more information.
Green Tourism Business Scheme Some parks are members of the VisitScotland Green Tourism Business Scheme and operate in such a way as to
FACILITIES ON OR NEAR THE PARKS
This is an explanation of facilities on the park or nearby. The symbols appear on the entries.
|Facilities available on the park:||Facilities within two miles:|
|Caravans for Hire||Food shop|
|Lodges for Hire||Restaurant|
|Food shop||Sandy beach|
|Restaurant||Public golf course|
|Children’s play area||Walking trails|
|Games Room||Cycle trails|
|Indoor swimming pool||Water Sports|
|Outdoor swimming pool|
|Entertainment, main season only|
|Entertainment all season|
|Wifi in public areas only|
|Beach within walking distance|
|Village/Town within 1 mile|
|Lodges/holiday homes wheelchair-accessible|