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Aden Country Park

Station Road, Mintlaw AB42 5FN, Scotland
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Went for a walk last tues ended up going in past for a cuppie we got a card that you save on... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Margaret R
Mintlaw, United Kingdom
Great visit, watch out for wasps

We went here today for a great day out. Lots to do here. Play football, play at the park, a... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Laurence B
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
via mobile
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“lovely walks” (10 reviews)
“caravan site” (5 reviews)
“duck pond” (7 reviews)
Station Road, Mintlaw AB42 5FN, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for a walk last tues ended up going in past for a cuppie we got a card that you save on visits and end up getting a free drink

Thank Margaret R
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We went here today for a great day out. Lots to do here. Play football, play at the park, a museum, walks and a cafe. Was great fun. However, there are a lot of wasps just now so watch out for them.

Thank Laurence B
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Aden Park is a place you can walk to, as we did from our hotel, or drive to, as many did the day we visited. Large picnic areas, places for children to explore, and nice walking trails make it a must see if you have...More

Thank henry v
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We spent a lovely day at Aden Country Park on Saturday and will definitely return. The kids really enjoyed the playpark which had lots of different activiites including a small assault course which they thought was great fun. There is a clean picnic area with...More

Thank Catriona24210
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Beautiful woodland walks, excellent cafe and small museum featuring information on Book of Kells and local farming history. Friendly and knowledgeable staff.

Thank Fraser81
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Parked in main car park and then spent two hours walking round the forest paths and along the river.also,spent a very interesting time in the museum farm house seeing life as it was many years ago.,whole park so well kept and paths leading all round...More

Thank Peter1941
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit. Car parking plentiful and they dont have set charges, donations are requested. Free entry into the museum of farming but they also ask for a voluntary donation, small gift shop, cafe closed on Mondays. See historic hareshowe farm house, pop into...More

Thank jamiedodger2017
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Plenty to do and see within the park.Good free farming museum,map with lovely walks through the extensive woods with plenty of highlight areas.Small shop.Tea room closed Mondays.Plenty of parking. Good for a pinic weather permitting.

Thank Bob G
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Been about 8 or 9 times with family and friends atmosphere is great staff first class food second to none only complaint we have had was Cullen skink was tasteless and too runny couldn't eat it got full refund for it without even asking hasn't...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

One of my favorite places, there is a nice camping sight on Aden park and the farming museum is great, nice place for family's with young children, all ages would enjoy this place, shops in the village so it's good for a holiday location

Thank Fiona B
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19 July 2017|
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Response from Fraser81 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, both are. Outside seating, some covered at cafe. Fraser
20 October 2016|
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Response from Angela F | Reviewed this property |
parking is voluntary. everything else is free. duck food 50p in the souvenir shop.
22 September 2015|
Response from Hazel H | Reviewed this property |
The park itself is open from 7 am to 10 pm but look out for daylight hours obviously. It is not a place to be roaming in the gloaming, too many things to bump into or fall over or into.The museum is only open Tuesday to... More