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Review of Port Mor Campsite

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Port Mor Campsite
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Glasgow
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51 reviews
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“windy!”
Reviewed May 25, 2011

Fab location, stunning views and handy for the local village. The facilities here are excellent - showers, laundry, toilets, cafe - and the whole building is absolutely immaculate...seriously so spotlessly clean you could eat your dinner off the floor. There is also a really good children's play area if you have kids. Friendly and helpful staff too. Downside? The campsite is very exposed and there is no shelter from the wind. I know it was freak weather when we stayed there recently but even when there is just a breeze I can imagine it still feeling like there is a gale blowing when you are inside your tent. Nonetheless the staff were very helpful towards us and accommodated us inside the building when our tent was destroyed by the wind.
Islay is beautiful and I would return but only if I was staying in a cottage (or camper van in which case i would definitely return to this spotlessly clean beautifully situated campsite!)

  • Stayed May 2011, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed August 27, 2009

Having looked for campsites on Islay and been put off by the reviews of Kintra, we booked Port Mor Campsite in Port Charlotte, Islay.
Unfortunately there was no hook up for tents and hook up was only available in a different part of the site for caravans.
The views are stunning and you are right beside the water. There are loads of flat areas to pitch. A word of warning, if the weather turns nasty you might be better camping up towards the shower block as the winds can be fierce.
There are decent facilities with the laundry, showers and cafe.
The showers are in a communal changing room and you don't have private facilities to get dried and dressed. There was good water pressure in the shower and the water was hot. The disabled shower was out of order at the time of our visit.
The cafe was a bit overpiced (in my opinion), 2 rolls with bacon (on sesame seeded burger buns) and 2 cups of tea came to £11.90 which was an experience we did not repeat.
We will definitely come back to Port Mor.

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Property: Port Mor Campsite
Address: | Port Mòr Centre, Port Charlotte, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > The Hebrides > Islay > Port Charlotte
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Ranked #1 of 4 Specialty Lodging in Port Charlotte
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Port Mor Campsite Port Charlotte, Islay

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