Terms and Conditions


All Deposits Are Non-Refundable.

Self-Catering - Bookings - Deposit is due on request at point of booking and will be 25% of the total value of your booking, including any extras. Bookings are not confirmed until your deposit has been received. All prices include bedding - no towels provided, except in Cottages, where price includes bedding and towels. Outstanding balances are due strictly 4 weeks prior to your arrival date and cancellations can be made up to this point. After which your booking becomes non-refundable. If outstanding balances are not paid in full on time, you risk your booking being cancelled without refund of any monies paid to date.

Self-Catering - Child Price Policy - No child price for Cottage bookings. Each child under 16 years old, staying with the minimum of up to 2 adults in Shieling Tents or Budget Bed Tents, £12 per night. Babies under 1 year old are free, however, families with babies staying free must provide all own baby equipment. Infants over 1 year old will be charged the child price, but may request use of travel cot, high chair or baby bath, when available. Please note, we have very limited supply of baby equipment. We do not provide any cot bedding. Refundable deposits may be requested for use of baby equipment.

Campers and Tourers - Bookings - Deposit is due on request at point of booking and will be equal to the value of your first night, including any extras. Bookings are not confirmed until your deposit has been received. Outstanding balances are due strictly 7 days prior to your arrival date and cancellations can be made up to this point. After which your booking becomes non-refundable. If outstanding balances are not paid in full on time, you risk your booking being cancelled without refund of any monies paid to date.

Campers and Tourers - Child Price Policy - Each child under 16 years old, staying with the minimum of up to 2 adults in a campervan/Caravan or Tent, £3 per night. Babies under 1 year old are free. Infants over 1 year old will be charged the child price; you may request use of baby bath when available for a refundable deposit. Please note, we have very limited supply of baby equipment.

Shared Male/Female Hostel Tent Policy - Strictly for over 16’s as shared accommodation. F12 is strictly an all-Female Hostel Tent. M13 is strictly an all-Male Hostel Tent. Hostel Tent guests will book 1 x single bed per individual. Bedding included in price - no towels provided. Deposit is due on request at point of booking and will be 25% of the total value of your booking, including any extras. Bookings are not confirmed until your deposit has been received. Outstanding balances are due strictly 4 weeks prior to your arrival date and cancellations can be made up to this point. After which your booking becomes non-refundable. If outstanding balances are not paid in full on time, you risk your booking being cancelled without refund of any monies paid to date.

Multi-Bookings - Self-Catering - Deposit values will be worked out as detailed above, then will amount to one single deposit amount, which will be due on request at point of booking and will be 25% of the total value of your booking, including any extras. Bookings are not confirmed until your deposit has been received in full. All self-catering prices include bedding - no towels provided, except in Cottages, where price includes bedding and towels. Outstanding balances for the entire multi-booking will be due strictly 4 weeks prior to your arrival date and cancellations can be made up to this point. After which your booking becomes non-refundable. If outstanding balances are not paid in full on time, you risk your booking being cancelled without refund of any monies paid to date.

Multi-Bookings - Campers and Tourers - Deposit values will be worked out as detailed above, then will amount to one single deposit amount, which will be due on request at point of booking and will be equal to the total value of your first night, including any extras. Bookings are not confirmed until your deposit has been received in full. Outstanding balances are due strictly 7 days prior to your arrival date and cancellations can be made up to this point. After which your booking becomes non-refundable. If outstanding balances are not paid in full on time, you risk your booking being cancelled.

Multi-Bookings - Mixed - Where there are elements of both Self-Catering and Camping within a Multi-Booking, deposit values will be worked out as detailed above, then will amount to one single deposit amount, which will be due on request at point of booking. Bookings are not confirmed until your deposit has been received in full. Where there are elements of both Self-Catering and Camping within a Multi-Booking, outstanding balances will be due strictly 4 weeks prior to your arrival date and cancellations can be made up to this point. After which your booking becomes non-refundable. If outstanding balances are not paid in full on time, you risk your booking being cancelled.

Bank Transfer Payments - Please be aware that should your exchange rate result in the amount received falling short of the full amount due, or your transfer payment incurs an exchange transfer fee, you will be liable to pay these outstanding amounts additionally.

Hire of Cooking & Eating Kits - These include crockery, cutlery, pot with lid, frying pan plus basic utensils and can be hired for £2.00 per 2 persons (up to a max of 6 persons). There will be an additional £5 refundable deposit due on arrival when hiring this kit form us, payable in cash. This will be refunded to you on your day of departure when the kit is returned to us in full, clean and undamaged.

If you are booking one of our Standard Shieling Tents, En-suite Shieling Tents, or Large En-suite Shieling Tents and are a Family or group of more than 4 people, all staying in the one tent together for 7 nights or more, then the 5th and 6th person will stay for free.

You are strongly advised to take out travel insurance to cover the risk of cancellation. If outstanding balance payments are received late, your booking may be cancelled. We reserve the right to cancel any booking at any time. Where possible, 4 weeks’ notice would be given, together with a refund where applicable.

Reception is open 08:30 to 19:30 most days.
When closed, a contact number will be provided for emergencies.

Campers and tourers – You can check in at reception and pitch-up/hook-up no earlier than12:00 noon.
Check in is available until 19:30 hours.
Departure no later than 12:00 noon.

We will not guarantee any specific pitch requests, as allocations may be altered right up until point of arrival for various logistical reasons. We reserve the right to alter pitch allocations at any time.
It is our policy Not to guarantee any 'specific' pitches ahead of your arrival day, as we cannot predict any eventuality which could cause any pitch/pitches to be out of action for any period of time, therefore avoiding disappointment upon your arrival. Where pitch requests are made, we will do our utmost to accommodate where possible, but cannot guarantee them.

Fire Regulations dictate that all shore front pitches are available to motorhome/campervan guests only.No caravans allowed.All shore front pitches are strictly No Awning Pitches, pull out, freestanding or otherwise – No Additional Structures of Any Kind Allowed.

No Barbecues or Open Fires are permitted on site, other than in the designated campfire area on the top field (See Site-Plan). This is for fire safety and to protect the grass.

Budget Bed / Shared Hostel Tent guests - To allow for property checks and cleaning, you can check in at reception no earlier than 12:00 noon.
Check in is available until 19:30 hours.
Departure no later than 10:00 hours.

Self-Catering guests - To allow for property checks and cleaning, you can check in no earlier than 17:00 hours.
Check in is available until 19:30 hours.
Departure no later than 10:00 hours.

Please contact us in advance to make special arrangements to request arriving or departing out-with these times. Such requests will be considered on an individual basis.

Please note that cars can go up towards the Shieling/top field to pitch and pack, but must remain on the hard-standing, they are not permitted on the grass, after which they are to be left in a car parking area nearby. This is to protect the grass and other campers.

When checking in for any of our Self-Catering accommodation, you may be asked for a good housekeeping deposit;
£40 for a Cottage.
£25 for a Shieling Tent.
£10 for a Budget Bed/Hostel Bed.
Ideally paid in cash, although debit or credit card payments may be considered.
Vacuums can be supplied on request.
We will return your good housekeeping deposit, less the cost of any damage/loss or extra cleaning required, within 7 days of your departure if paid by card. Or, if paid in cash, simply recover your deposit yourself on the afternoon of your departure. This can be done any time after 12:00 noon for Budget Bed/Hostel Tent guests, or any time after 17:00 hours for Cottage or Shieling Tent guests.

*Day Visit - Use of our on-site facilities are available for non-residents, priced as follows:

CDP, Fresh Water & Refuse = £10.00
(chemical disposal point)
Shower = £6.00 per person
EHU = £4.50
(electric hook-up)

*Time on-site limited - At our discretion, as availability may vary due to volume of residents.
(Max 2 Hours)

Late Arrivals - RECEPTION IS OPEN 8:30 to 19:30.
In case of emergency, or assistance required outside of these hours, please call the number provided on the door of reception. – Please Do Not Call after 10:30 pm unless it is an Emergency.
Please note we reserve the right to charge for call-outs for non-emergencies.
CHECK OUT TIMES
10:00 for self-catering (shielings, cottages, budget beds)
12:00 for campers and tourers (tents, motorhomes etc.)
Please consider others and keep noise down, especially between 22:30 and 7:30.
Please keep dogs on lead whilst on site and pick up after them
Keep your speed to a maximum of 5mph when driving on site.
Recycling and general rubbish bins are located behind reception, opposite the laundry. Please recycle as much as you can.
All water on the site is drinking water
Astroturf pitches: strong pegs and a hammer are available from reception if needed.
Electric hook-up: multi-point adaptors are available from reception if needed.
Extension leads are available for a refundable £10 deposit.
Wi-Fi details (signal is strongest in the Common room):
LOWER PARK: shielingholidays PASSWORD: isleofmull
TOP FIELD: shielingholidays2 PASSWORD: isleofmull
Due to fire regulations, campervans, motorhomes and caravans MUST be pitched nose or tail end first. Please Do Not park across your pitch.
All Shore Front Pitches are STRICTLY NO AWNING PITCHES, Pull out, Freestanding, or Otherwise.
No barbecues or open fires are permitted on site, other than in the designated campfire area on the top field (see site-plan). This is for fire safety and to protect the grass.
Please display this ticket prominently on your dashboard or windscreen.
No Refunds will be offered, as per our terms and conditions.

We reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions at any time without prior notice.

Shieling Holidays Mull Ltd, Craignure, Isle of Mull PA65 6AY

GDPR Compliance

By providing your name, address, telephone number and email address within our booking system, you give us, Shieling Holidays Mull Ltd, permission to retain and use this information, strictly on the basis detailed below.
Please be assured that we will only contact you in direct relation to your booking and we will never share your information with third parties.
If however after your departure date, you no longer wish to receive any further communication or information from us, we will delete your details upon receipt of your written instruction.
This is in compliance with GDPR (EU) legislation regarding data protection (effective from 25 May 2018) which governs how we store the names, postal addresses & email addresses of our guests.