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Calderglen Country Park

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Calderglen Country Park Strathaven Road, East Kilbride G75 0QZ, Scotland
+44 1355 236644
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Family day out!

This is a great park. Have visited it a number of times but today we did one of the nature trails... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kdav1es
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Motherwell, United Kingdom
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Day out.

Myself, my mum and 7 year old sister came from Penicuik to visit here. I had just gone by what I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Louisee90
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Fun park to explore with children's zoo. The park itself is quite big and features various animals such as rabbits, guinea pigs, wallabies, marmosets, meerkats, snakes, reptiles and fish.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“mini zoo” (37 reviews)
“courtyard cafe” (15 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Calderglen Country Park Strathaven Road, East Kilbride G75 0QZ, Scotland
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+44 1355 236644
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"mini zoo"
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"courtyard cafe"
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"adventure playground"
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"small animals"
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"golf course"
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"all ages"
in 32 reviews
"small fee"
in 7 reviews
"nature trail"
in 6 reviews
"zoo area"
in 6 reviews
"brilliant play"
in 5 reviews
"open space"
in 5 reviews
"zip slide"
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"per adult"
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"tea room"
in 6 reviews
"sunny day"
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"play area"
in 20 reviews
"excellent value"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great park. Have visited it a number of times but today we did one of the nature trails. You could spend all day here there’s plenty to do. We didn’t visit the zoo today but have in the past and it’s worthwhile...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself, my mum and 7 year old sister came from Penicuik to visit here. I had just gone by what I had read on here and was right too and was definitely not disappointed by this place. We started off in the cafe for lunch...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful park and little zoo, great for long treks with the kids. Loads of parking and beautiful views

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have visited Calderglen Country Park on numerous occasions with my family and have always had fantastic days out! The zoo and botanical garden hot house are amazingly good fun for the kids, especially the meerkats! There are plenty of nature trails which are safe...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to calderglen country park today. First time I've been there for a long time. Cost us about £6 to get which was 4 adults and 3 children. Excellent price. There was quite a few different animals inside and out and all cages had type...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a surprize for me so knew nothing. Lots of animals to see. Plenty of notices telling you what they are and were from. Had great joy at taking photos of all animals that wanted to be seen. Very cheap really. We took a...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Certain members of staff extremely rude. Had paid for ice cream for kids. Then went and got ice cream for myself and my friend. As it were late in the afternoon the only till open was inside. So went and paid for that separate. A...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went today with 3 kids (11,4,2) and we all had a great time. Theres a small zoo type thing with animals inside and outside and it cost me less than £3 for us all to get in, which was well worth it. There's a couple...More

1  Thank Sh4r0nD
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely love this park . There is a car park within the grounds of the park and also an overflow at the top so there is plenty spaces . The mini zoo is very reasonable priced in my opinion . You have the walk trough...More

Thank heatherbee25
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Spent about 3 hours at Calderglen Country Park walking in the grounds. There are some fantastic walks along the river and in the woods; our dogs loved the freedom. Very peaceful. Brilliant play park for the children. Lots of areas to have a picnic or...More

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Cherylkyle12
11 August 2018|
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Response from ktner2018 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, You don't have to pay to get in to the country park and adventure play area, however you do have to pay if you would like to go into the zoo and botanic greenhouse area. It's around £1.50-ish per person to get in to... More
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Och-I-The-Noo2
11 August 2018|
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Response from Karen D | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I’m not sure. I can’t see why they wouldn’t be.
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Glasgow_Girl2011
23 May 2018|
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Response from grahamperrins33 | Reviewed this property |
There is only about 4 tables in the area So most people bring disposable bbq sit it on the grass and cook. Time just your luck sunny day very busy sunny clouds this area is quite
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