Point Sands Holiday Park

Holiday Park

Rhunahaorine, Tayinloan, By Tarbert, Argyll, PA29 6XG

    Beautiful, peaceful park on the west coast of Kintyre. Well off the main road with woodland walks and safe, private beach for children.

    Point Sands was a Top 100 UK Parks Finalist 2012 and finished in the Top 6 in Scotland 2012.

    We are a family-run park in Kintyre located on our own long private beach well set off the main road in peaceful and tranquil surroundings.

    There are spectacular views to the Islands of Gigha, Islay, Cara and Jura with superb sunsets and local wildlife.  Located close to Arran and Cowal which can be easily explored by ferry. Relax with golf, pony trekking, birdwatching and cycle hire in the local area. 

    Spacious touring park with 40 electric hook-ups, every pitch has a sea view! Four 2 & 3 bed luxury caravan holiday homes to rent for short or long stays. Laundry, plate wash, park shop, takeaway cafe and new children's play park. WiFi Available.

    Our park shop is open all day every day and stocks fresh produce, meat, bread, and everyday supplies PLUS fresh Mr Whippy Ice Cream! Also visit Cara Cafe for delicious takeaway Fish & Chips, Kintyre scallops, local produce, vegetarian & children's menu. All cooked fresh to order. 

    2013 - NEW - Toilet/Shower facilities block in Touring Park

    3 Small Holiday Park
    Opening Times
    2016 Opening Times
    29 Mar 2016 - 31 Oct 2016

    Accommodation Type

    • Caravan Holiday
    • Chalet
    • Cheap Holidays Camping from £7 per night.
    • Holiday Rentals
    • Self Catering Holiday 4 luxury new holiday caravans available to hire.


    • Breakfast Available
    • Cafe / Restaurant available on site Cara Cafe - on-site takeaway - fresh fish & Chips etc. Vegetarian & Children's meals. Seasonal opening hours.
    • Dairy Free We stock Dairy Free milk in the shop.
    • Dinner Available
    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles
    • Kiosk/ Shop
    • Shop Open Daily with fresh bread and milk etc.
    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop
    • Tea & Coffee Available See Cara Cafe opening times.
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegetarian Food Available


    • Cubicle Changing Available
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Laundry Facilities on Complex Coin operated.
    • Shower
    • Toilets 3 toilets for men & women. Disabled access available in each block.
    • Tumble Dryer Coin operated.
    • Washing Machine

    Leisure Facilities

    • Gift Shop
    • Outdoor Recreational Facilities Woodland Walks and Beach Walks
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • Cash
    • Cheque
    • Debit Card
    • Delta Card
    • Electron
    • Internet Banking Transfer
    • Mastercard
    • VISA Card


    • Accessible Parking or Drop Off Point
    • Coach Parking On-site By arrangement ONLY.
    • Cycle Hire Nearby Cycle Hire from Gigha Activities on the island of Gigha.
    • Cycle Rack
    • Free Parking Off-Site/Street
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • On Public Transport Route West Coast Bus - 926 from Glasgow
    • Parking
    • Private Parking

    Camping Facilities

    • Hot Water Shower/ Washing Facilities
    • Mains Electricity Serviced Pitch includes electric hook up.
    • Private Parking Next To Pitch 1 car may be parked with tent or caravan.


    • Baby Changing Facilities Available
    • Children Welcome Children under the age of 3yrs stay for FREE.
    • Children's Menu Available All local produce, freshly cooked in the Cara Cafe on-site.
    • Cot Available Available to hire.
    • Highchair Available Free of charge.
    • Outdoor Play Area New (2012) wooden play tower in touring park.


    • Internet Access WiFi
    • Level Access
    • Picnic Area For use by guests.


    • Coastal Location
    • Remote Location 0.5 m from A83 main road down private, single track drive. Surroundings are beach, sea and woodland only.
    • Rural Location
    • Sea/Loch View
    • Village Location
    • Waterfront Location

    Special Requirements

    • Children Welcome
    • Dogs Welcome
    • Families
    • Pets Allowed
    • Pets Welcome Please see website for details/charges.
    • Pets Welcome By Arrangement
    • Senior Citizens
    • Single Travellers

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- From Tarbert Tourist Information, 17 miles south A83. Campbeltown 19 miles north A83.

    2013 - Look for the Brown Tourist Information signs on the A83

    Getting there by ferry:-

    Islay Ferry (Kennacraig) A83 towards Campbeltown - 14 miles south of  KennacraigFerry A83.

    Gigha Ferry - 1 mile north of Tayinloan off the A83

    Arran Ferry - 18 miles south-west of Skipness

    Cowal Peninsular & Isle of Bute - Portavadie to Tarbert CalMac Ferry - 18 miles south of Tarbert on the A83


    West Coast Motors operate a bus service from Glasgow (926) and from Oban.  The bus stops at the end of our lane (0.5m) pre-arranged transfer is free to and from the park.


    Campbeltown Airport provides direct flights to and from Glasgow Mon-Fri - www.flybe.com


    The Kintyre Way the walk stretches across the whole of Kintyre from Tarbert in the North to Southend and runs right through Point Sands Holiday Park.  We offer special Backpacker rates.

    Transport within Scotland

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    Building Entrance

    • There is a ramp to the main entrance
      • Handrail by the ramp

    General Questions

    • Proprietors/staff available 24-hours

    This information is self-assessed; therefore we accept no liability for its accuracy. Please contact the venue for further information.

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