Family Friendly Activities

Family-Friendly Activities
Right Here at Highland Club Scotland, Fort Augustus, Loch Ness

Welcome to the Highland Club Scotland, your perfect destination for a family-friendly Loch Ness holiday! Nestled in Fort Augustus in the heart of the Scottish Highlands, our property offers an array of activities that promise fun and adventure for all ages. Whether you prefer to stay within the picturesque grounds or venture out to explore the breathtaking surroundings, there is something for everyone. Here’s a guide to some of the best family-friendly activities both on-site and nearby.

On-Site Activities

Indoor Heated Swimming Pool

Highland Club Scotland indoor swimming pool, Fort Augutus







Our indoor heated swimming pool is a favourite among families. It’s perfect for a fun swim session with the kids or a relaxing dip after a day of exploring. The pool area is warm and inviting, ensuring comfort for all ages.

Kids Adventure Playground

Children's adventure playground







Let your children’s imaginations run wild in our Kids Adventure Playground. With swings, slides, and climbing frames, it’s a safe and enjoyable environment for kids to burn off energy and make new friends.

Sport – tennis, croquet football and more!

Tennis court at Highland Club Scotland, Fort Augutus

For families who enjoy sports, our tennis courts provide a great opportunity for some friendly competition. Whether you’re a seasoned player or a beginner, it’s a fun way to spend time together and stay active.

Engage in some traditional family fun with a game of croquet or giant chess on our beautifully manicured lawns. These activities are perfect for all ages and a great way to enjoy the outdoors.

Our football pitch is perfect for a family kickabout or a more serious match. It’s a great way to get the whole family moving and having fun together.

Outdoor BBQ Facility

BBQ area at Highland Club Scotland

Enjoy a meal in the great outdoors at our outdoor BBQ facility. It’s an ideal spot for a family picnic or a BBQ dinner, with stunning views of the grounds and Loch Ness.

Club Lounge

Highland Club Scotland Lounge

When you need a break from the outdoors, our Club Lounge offers a relaxing and comfortable space with a full-sized snooker table, Wi-Fi, board games, a range of books, and table football. It’s perfect for some indoor family fun or a quiet afternoon of reading.

Fitness Studio

Loch Ness holiday home, access to fitness suite

For those who like to stay active, our Fitness Studio is equipped with modern facilities to help you keep up with your workout routine while on holiday.

Beautiful Grounds

The Monastery Gardens

The Highland Club boasts beautiful grounds that stretch down to the shores of Loch Ness. Take a leisurely stroll and enjoy the breathtaking scenery, or have a family picnic by the edge of Loch Ness.


Off-Site Activities

Nessie Spotting and Loch Ness Cruises

Loch Ness Holidays at The Highland Club

A trip to the Scottish Highlands wouldn’t be complete without trying to spot the legendary Loch Ness Monster and with Loch Ness in your doorstop it’s pretty simple! Loch Ness Cruises depart just a short walk from the Highland Club, offering a fantastic way to explore the loch and learn about its history and myths.


Urquhart Castle

Urquhart Castle, Loch Ness

Just a short drive away, Urquhart Castle is a must-visit. The castle ruins, perched on the edge of Loch Ness, provide a fascinating glimpse into Scotland’s past and offer spectacular views of the loch.



The area around the Highland Club Scotland offers amazing and family-friendly bike rides. For the more adventurous, head to Nevis Range, home to the Mountain Bike World Championships, for some thrilling mountain biking trails.


The Highlands of Scotland is one of the most beautiful regions for walking. Explore countless trails with stunning scenery. We highly recommend checking out Walk Highlands for a comprehensive guide to walks suitable for all levels.


The Isle of Skye

A couple of hours by car, the Isle of Skye is well worth a day trip. Known for its rugged and breathtaking landscapes, it’s a beautiful destination for a family adventure.

Whether you stay within our grounds or explore the surrounding areas, a holiday at the Highland Club Scotland promises unforgettable experiences for the whole family. We look forward to welcoming you and ensuring your stay is filled with joy and adventure.