Set in the countryside close to Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park, South Newton is just 20 miles from Glasgow and provides a perfect setting for groups of all sizes and ages to have fun with old friends and make new friends.

This estate, close to Kilmacolm village provides both indoor accommodation and outdoor camping opportunities. The centre offers a secluded, peaceful and idyllic setting for your adventure under canvas. With plenty of choices of activities on site and in the surrounding areas you’ll be spoilt for choice.

South Newton sign in woodsAnd, after a hectic day of activities, get the campfires blazing and look up to the stars – they are out of this world!
 
 
With very little light pollution, on a clear night you can see so many more stars than in the urban environment.

 

It is a great natural environment for groups to enjoy, and there are endless possibilities for things to do.

Have a look at the activities on offer and remember, you can also bring your own activities – there’s plenty of space!

Our campsite is fully equipped and is spread across our fields Muirshiel; Ardgowan and Langhouse.  We can provide tents, marquees, fire shelters and patrol boxes.  We can also provide a selection of cookers giving options for a variety of cooking methods (gas bottles are provided on site). Our woodshed is well stocked allowing you the added option of cooking on open fires.

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We have a wide a selection of tents ranging from 2 person up to 10 person.  There are portable tables for food preparation, eating and crafts.  We can also provide a portable flagpole and flag if you require it.

During your stay with us you can make use of Skye, an indoor area which can be used to provide shelter from harsh weather or simply a place to use for crafts or eating. 

The room has heating, a fridge, freezer, cooker and seating for approx. 36 people.

There are 2 sets of toilets, one with 3 toilets, 1 shower and wash-hand basins and the other with 3 toilets, 2 showers and wash-hand basin.  Both toilets have disabled access.

Water for use whilst camping is available from a tap in Ardgowan field.