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Address: Pollok Country Park | 2060 Pollokshaws Road, Glasgow G43 1AT, Scotland
Phone Number: 44-141-616-6410
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Beautiful house and settings. Great and helpful staff on hand to help. one thing we found as a minus, was the wedding that was held at the house during visiting hours. Walking... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Beautiful house and settings. Great and helpful staff on hand to help. one thing we found as a minus, was the wedding that was held at the house during visiting hours. Walking through the rooms of this beautiful house was a bit strange to the extreemly strong scent of Garlic bread being cooked for the wedding dinner. Another issue was... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Fantastic to see "how the other half lived" in this stately home, now a well known venue for weddings. Beautiful house steeped in history and full of magnificent paintings, silverware, crockery etc; gorgeous grounds. Volunteers are very knowledgeable and friendly and eager to tell you about the house and it's past occupants. There are so many rooms here one could... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

This is a National Trust property and so there is an (steep)entry fee if you are not a member, but once a year or so there is a free entry day. You do need to pay for parking if you are using the main car-parks, though you can park in the lane areas - spaces permitting - for free. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

We visited Pollok House on a wet July day and were brightened up by the warm welcome we received and the interesting exhibits in this grand house. All of the volunteers were so helpful and well informed and the paintings and exhibits really captured our imagination. The formal gardens were well maintained and worth walking around despite the damp weather.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

This is a must - you could spend all day in the house and gardens, and another at the Burrell art collection. The house has open rooms on 3 floors, brilliant guides in many of the rooms, and a cafe and shop in the original kitchen. The gardens are superb and offer easy walks around manicured gardens as well as... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Have been here many times with both sets of grandchildren. They love going into different rooms trying to different items. Always determined to find everything on list they are given when going in. Went one Christmas to see Mrs. Clause. Taken in to room with blazing fire and table set for Santa's return and had chat with Mrs. Claus. Really... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Great architecture and beautiful interior decoration. Worth a visit. Also beautiful gardens. Pity one can't take photos.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

It is worth a visit if you like this kind of houses. I was welcomed by the staff in the entrance area and the ladies in the upper floors were eager to tell me everything what they knew about the house and could answer all my questions. I've never seen such a friendly staff :D

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Afternoon tea downstairs in the traditional kitchen restaurant at Pollok House. The Park is beautiful and the House is very interesting. Lovely baking and delicious snacks in the kitchen...a delightful experience with friendly and helpful staff, particularly Billy, the very cheerful and entertaining waiter. He was very helpful, as they all were. That, and the home baking, made our visit... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Should anyone reading be contemplating a wedding here - go for it! No idea on price as I was only a guest but made for a different and very charming wedding ceremony and meal and evening. The wedding was held in the library - atmospheric and a lovely civil ceremony. There a lovely scenic grounds for photographs. We even got... More 

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Address: Pollok Country Park | 2060 Pollokshaws Road, Glasgow G43 1AT, Scotland
Phone Number: 44-141-616-6410
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow

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