NC500 Foodies Guide


NC500 Foodies Guide The North Coast 500 is renowned for its breath-taking beauty and spectacular driving, but no-one should be foolish enough to take on the challenge on an empty stomach. We have put together a NC500 foodies guide to a few of the route’s best eateries, from fine dining to casual comfort food.   […]

Your 5-Day North Coast 500 Tour Plan

  Your 5-Day North Coast 500 Tour Plan Many of you will have heard of the jaw droppingly beautiful North Coast 500. The Highlands’ 516 mile answer to Route 66 features some of the most picturesque scenery in all of Europe. With winding roads and rugged Highland scenery, more and more adventurers are coming to […]

North Coast 500 Luxury Christmas Gift Guide

Christmas tree in pod with festive lighting

North Coast 500 Luxury Christmas Gift Guide Some people are easy to buy for at Christmas. But what about the people in our lives who like something more unique? We here at NC500 Pods love giving, so we have put together a selection of Scottish luxury gift ideas from around the North Coast 500 that […]

North Coast 500 Winter Break

North Coast 500 Winter Break Do you have a hankering for a north coast 500 winter break, or to climb some of Assynt’s great mountains in winter? If so the following is very much for you! Moon Set Over Achmelvich Bay At Sunrise Recently we spent a week in our lovely pods to do a […]

Creating the Best Glamping Site in Scotland – How We Did It

Creating the Best Glamping Site in Scotland – How We Did It We are officially the best glamping site in Scotland. Here’s how we did it. Glamping is absolutely booming at the moment. It is the type of holiday you could go on with anyone, from your grandparents to your boyfriend or girlfriend. Glamping sites […]

North Coast 500 Basecamping

Brora Beach

Should You Basecamp on the North Coast 500? In this article we will discuss the pros and cons of basecamping on the North Coast 500 to see how good an option it is.   The North Coast 500 So what is the NC500? The NC500 (for short) is a 500 mile long driving route around […]

NC500 Pods Supports Pink Week

Pink Week Edinburgh logo 2019

NC500 Pods Supports Pink Week We at North Coast 500 Pods are supporting Pink Week. See below written by Pink Week’s Amy Dingemans. Inspired by the activism of the late Dina Rabinovitch, Pink Week ran for the first time in Haberdashers’ Aske’s school in 2011. Since then, Pink Week has gone from strength to strength, […]

20% off NC500 Accommodation for NHS Staff

Glamping NHS Discount Offer

We Support Our NHS Thank You We will be giving NHS staff all over the country 20% off in our glamping pods! This will be valid on ANY STAY, all year to EVERY member of NHS staff. We are so proud of the work the NHS staff do throughout the country and think that they […]

Glamping in Achmelvich

birds-eye view of achmelvich bay with white beach

North Coast 500 Pods Bookings Open Today is very special day in our journey to provide luxury accommodation in Achmelvich.