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East Links Family Park

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Dunbar EH42 1XF, Scotland
+44 1368 863607
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Great day out

Visited on Sunday with our grandchildren. At first we thought it was a bit expensive but the kids... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2018
PeteandPam50
Great day out, but bring food!

We've been annual card holders for East Links over the last 5 years, and in general this is a... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2017
Busytraveller1451450
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East Links Family Park is a farm themed activity park that brings out the child in all ages!Discover a delightful world of endearing farm animals by enjoying a train safari through the paddocks or getting up close in the small animal barn. You can also take a leisurely walk round and the information boards will tell you all about the animals you can see. If the kids feel like a change – there is LOTS for them to do.The new four level Fortress is an adventure itself with over 15 different activities including a massive four lane slide, climbing frames, rat tunnels and banqueting towers.For the smaller children there’s a soft play area, and the older more adventurous can enjoy go-karts, trampolines, jelly belly, ball blast arena, hay barn with climbing walls and expend their excess energy in just having fun!Enjoy being spoiled in the Family Park’s Café or in fine weather, pack a picnic.Whatever your age, you will be totally involved in PLEASURE!!
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  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“go karts” (48 reviews)
“crazy golf” (40 reviews)
“train ride” (39 reviews)
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Dunbar EH42 1XF, Scotland
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

Visited on Sunday with our grandchildren. At first we thought it was a bit expensive but the kids thoroughly enjoyed all the activities and the animals. Lots to do so good value for money. The kids loved the train. It was really cold but we...More

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EastLinksFP, Manager at East Links Family Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi PeteandPam50 Thanks for your review! I'm so glad to hear you guys had a great day despite the cold! Great that your kids enjoyed so much of the park and very happy to hear you guys found us a great value day out! Look...More

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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We've been annual card holders for East Links over the last 5 years, and in general this is a terrific day out and great value given what's on offer, although the pricing between 2-5 is a little hard to justify I feel. The one area...More

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EastLinksFP, Manager at East Links Family Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017

EastLinksFP, Manager at East Links Family Park, responded to this review Hi Busytraveller Thanks for your review, I'm glad you guys enjoy the park so much and have done so for many years! The café has always been franchised out at the park, we went...More

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Reviewed 27 October 2017

We visited East Links recently so it was close to Halloween. On our arrival we picked our free pumpkins from the field (for our two boys) which were carved by the staff and ready for collection on leaving - great service. The Haunted House was...More

Thank Liam M
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EastLinksFP, Manager at East Links Family Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017

Hi Liam Glad to hear you guys had a great day out! Halloween is a great time to visit with the Haunted house and everything! Look forward to seeing you guys again soon! Thanks Cameron

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Reviewed 27 October 2017

Not the first time I have visited this park with my daughter and her family, but the first time I have noticed the prices. I think £15.00 for a 3 year old is pushing it a little as it's the same price as an adult....More

Thank Gemini16
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EastLinksFP, Manager at East Links Family Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017

Hi Gemini16 Thanks for your review. I hope you guys enjoyed your day at the park! We feel that based on a whole days play with our range of activities our ticket prices are very good value! We definitely aren't a cheap day out but...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2017

We visited East Links during the Halloween festivities and the park was themed and included a free pumpkin lantern design session. Great Granny was able to access the whole park with a brilliant mobility scooter (willingly offered) - we even got her to the top...More

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EastLinksFP, Manager at East Links Family Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017

Hi Swantour Thanks for your review! I'm sorry that you found a few faults with the café, it sounds like they were caught out on the day you visited! I will follow up to make sure but I know generally there are at least a...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Plenty to do for everyone. Bit disappointed that you need to pay for crazy golf and also animal feed whilst your in the park. The entry fee should cover the whole lot. A great place though and the 5 star will remain despite the extra...More

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EastLinksFP, Manager at East Links Family Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017

Hi Ryan Thanks for your review! Glad you guys enjoyed the range of activities here and had a great day out! The mini golf is separate as otherwise we would have needed to increase the gate cost, for the level of course though other stand...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Great spooky family fun @ East Links, the kids really enjoyed the experience, £56 for a family of four for the day, plenty for the kids to do, the food and drinks in the cafe where okay and not bad value for money, the take...More

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EastLinksFP, Manager at East Links Family Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017

Hi Craig Douglas Thanks for your review! I'm glad you enjoyed it all so much! Halloween was great fun for us too! (except when stuck on the carving duties a few days in a row :P ) Hope to see you guys again soon and...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We arrived at 1000 bang on opening time and left 10 minutes before closing. YOU NEED the full day at this place. Luckily it was dry as it would not be a whole day if it was raining. Amazing place so much to do and...More

Thank Michael M
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EastLinksFP, Manager at East Links Family Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017

Hi Michael M Thanks for your review! I'm glad to hear you guys had a great day out and enjoyed the park so much! We have a few new rabbits in the outdoor rabbit run now as well as some silkie chickens it's great fun!...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Almondvale heritage centre,Livingston is almost half the price and has as much for the kids and a small shale mine museum for the adults. Easily spend a full day. 5 sisters zoo is also cheaper and a full day. East Links was very expensive for...More

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EastLinksFP, Manager at East Links Family Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017

Hi Divermckay Thanks for your review! I'm glad to hear you like the park, we love almondvale and five sisters too! There is a huge range of play here and for a whole days play the ticket is very good value! The mini golf is...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2017

There's so much to do here - what a spectacular place to take the children. A great place to have quality time and fun together. And, the cafe is great! So much choice, tasty options for adults & children and most importantly, genuinely good coffee...More

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EastLinksFP, Manager at East Links Family Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017

Hi Mariapia Thanks so much for your review! Glad you enjoyed both the park and the café so much! Hope to see you guys again soon! Thanks Cameron

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I work for the NHS so entry was free for 2 adults and 2children
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there is a good train service between Edinburgh and Dunbar (25 mins) then short journey by local bus from high street or taxi from station.
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