Badaguish forest lodges, eco camping pods and tent camping is situated 8.1 miles from Aviemore, within the Cairngorms National Park. Badaguish is an outdoor centre in a remote forest location and access is via a 2 miles single track road through the forest. Expect snow and ice from November to February.

All lodges include a seating/dining area with a fully equipped kitchen. Each eco camping pod is equipped with a microwave, fridge and kettle, heater and electric sockets. The eco camping pod's toilet and shower facilities are located in a separate buildings. The eco camping pods have access to a camp wash up and spacious indoor kitchen area with hobs and microwaves.

The area is popular for skiing, biking, walking, hiking and water sports. A number of activities are offered in the area, such as water sports and cycling. Inverness Airport is 27.3 miles away.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

Badaguish forest lodges, eco camping pods and tent camping has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 12 Mar 2018.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

Free private parking available on-site


Availability

Select dates to see this property's availability and prices

Room type
Sleeps
 
Something went wrong. Please try again later.
Something went wrong. Please try again later.
Something went wrong. Please try again later.
Something went wrong. Please try again later.
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few hours
  • Can I ask if you have any other lodge type accommodation that would suit three adults/four children other than the wigwams? Thank you
    our smallest lodge has 10 single beds plus two pull out beds, accommodating up to 12 people. We unfortunately don't hired out individual rooms. if you..
    Answered on 10 March 2020
  • Hi can we access and use the BBQ facilities?
    Yes, plenty of BBQs about the site
    Answered on 23 December 2020
  • Do you provide bedding in the wigwam/camping pod ?
    Hi, thanks for message. No we do not provide bedding. There is a fridge, microwave and kettle in the heated pod however no bedding.
    Answered on 17 May 2021
  • What is in the eco lodge and where is the toilet and shower near it? Thanks!
    Do you mean Eco Pod?
    Answered on 3 August 2021
  • Is there the option of a late check in eg 8pm?
    Yes no problem, all information at reception. Just check their when you arrive
    Answered on 6 November 2020
  • Still looking?

Host Information

Company review score: 8.2Based on 320 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Company information

A Charitable Trust providing a special affordable Access for All service to everyone.

Property information

Speyside Trust Badaguish Centre is a unique place where you can explore, develop new and exciting skills in safety, or have a peaceful restful stay amidst the superb forest and mountain scenery of the Cairngorms National Park in the Scottish Highlands. It is committed to offering affordable Access for All accommodation and facilities, which offer equal opportunities in an integrated setting. We offer: Accommodation in many combinations to suit organised groups, clubs, schools, youth organisations, families, couples, single travellers and friends. A secluded, ideally placed setting for activities in Glenmore Forest just outside Aviemore.

Language spoken

English
Property surroundings *
Facilities of Badaguish forest lodges, eco camping pods and tent camping
Bathroom
  • Shared toilet
View
  • Mountain view
  • Garden view
  • View
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • BBQ facilities
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Ski
  • Ski storage
Pets
Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.
Activities
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Skiing Off-site
Living Area
  • Seating Area
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Secured parking
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
Services
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Luggage storage
  • Meeting/banquet facilities Additional charge
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Private entrance
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Languages spoken
  • English

House rules

Badaguish forest lodges, eco camping pods and tent camping takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

16:00 - 17:00

Check-out

09:00 - 10:00

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Maestro Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Badaguish forest lodges, eco camping pods and tent camping accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Parties

Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests must be quiet between 11:00 and 08:00.

Pets

Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.

The fine print

Please note that no crockery and utensils are provided and guests are required to bring their own while staying in the eco pods.

Pets are welcomed inside lodges at additional charge of GBP 25 per dog per stay.
Pets are welcome in eco pods 5-22 at an additional charge of GBP 10 per dog per stay.

Gas and Electricity cost for lodge guests are calculated by meter readings and charged as extras. Eco Pod guests are required to purchase electricity card onsite at GBP 1 per card, and cost is depending on usage.

Please note that guests staying in eco pods need to bring their own sleeping bags/duvets. Bedding is not provided.

Please contact the property prior to your arrival for any additional guests and pets.

Please be advised that eco pods 15 – 22 are located 250 yards to the closest toilet/shower and communal kitchen building, and 450 yards to the main toilet/shower facilities.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), please ensure that you are only booking this property following the local government guidelines of the destination, including but not limited to the purpose of travel, and maximum allowed group size.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

Please inform Badaguish forest lodges, eco camping pods and tent camping in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

FAQs about Badaguish forest lodges, eco camping pods and tent camping

  • Badaguish forest lodges, eco camping pods and tent camping is 3.7 miles from the centre of Aviemore.

  • Check-in at Badaguish forest lodges, eco camping pods and tent camping is from 16:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Badaguish forest lodges, eco camping pods and tent camping by:

    • Car 45min

  • Badaguish forest lodges, eco camping pods and tent camping offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Skiing

  • The prices at Badaguish forest lodges, eco camping pods and tent camping may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Yes, Badaguish forest lodges, eco camping pods and tent camping is popular with guests booking family stays.