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Chatelherault

Ferniegair, Hamilton ML3 7UE, Scotland
44-169-842-6213
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Ranked #1 of 12 Attractions in Hamilton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Historic Sites, Cultural
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Type: Historic Sites, Cultural

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English first
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW

its a lovely place to let my boy run all his energy of with the cafe and the museum its all around place to visit Fantastic walks around the park with cliffs and the river lovely whatever the weather

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Hamilton, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
16 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Went here for a day out and is really worth the trip. The parkland is beautiful with long accessible walks to wander on. The house is lovely too and the view from it is amazing however they could utilise the house a bit more to make it more in to an attraction. Shop and cafe were good but a little... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Nice quite place, lovely for lonely or couple or group or pet walks. Nice gift shops, enough of seated areas and ease to access. Great for a long walk. Good for family fun time but can utilize the space a bit more

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Hamilton, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

good displays, play area for kids, lots of seating dotted around for picnics, nice cafe and good walks. What more do you need for a good day out

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Hamilton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Has really good kids park and fantastic views looking over hamilton , would be a nice wedding place , well kept gardens at the back of the really nice buildings

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Hamilton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

The park is perfect for young children and occasional older children the walk is amazing for dog walkers or just a stroll. The visitor centre is very educational and fun for the whole family.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Nice place, lovely walk to go round but feel the whole thing could be utilised a little more. Some nice gift shops, more seated areas. It is a bit of a non event but great for a long walk.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
30 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

One of the best country parks have been to and just a short distance from home. Easy to get to off the M74 motorway. There are different grades of walks and a pleasure to visit at all times of the year. There is also a good play area for children. The hunting lodges of the Dukes of Hamilton are close... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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83 reviews 83 reviews
10 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Beautiful grounds with views of countryside around to walk in, great playpark for children and lovely gift shop.

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bigyin33
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Great place for a ramble through the woods and up and down the Avon Gorge, a site of special scientific interest. SSSI. Great Treasure. The visitor centre and cafe is also excellent. Not to mention the Hunting Lodge.

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