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Calderglen Country Park

Address: Strathaven Road, East Kilbride G75 0QZ, Scotland
Phone Number: 44-135-523-6644
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Owner description: Fun park to explore with children's zoo. The park itself is quite big and features various animals...
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Owner description: 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.

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East kilbride
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

Nice place with a small zoo that is well kept and great walks by the river a nice coffee shop and shop to well worth a visit.

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strathaven
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40 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Lovely walks through the glen,golf rugby and cricket pitches in the park and an exhibition area,coffee shop for a snack

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
6 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

This has to be the best free country park in Central Scotland with its animals and superb kids play area, the walks are fantastic and you will spend many good hrs here with your family

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Was fantastic seeing all the different animals. Shame about the weather and mud but hardly the parks problem :)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Perfect for a family day out especially when the weathers good Zoo is brilliant and park is due for a update seeing as the one just now gets damaged a lot never the less good

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

This is a lovely park to visit at any time of the year. It's a little out of the town so you need a car to get there, but a local bus to Strathaven will drop you off at the gateway. My daughter in law was looking for the admission gate to pay to get in and couldn't believe it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Took grandkids for afternoon played in adventure playground then went to zoo kids had a great time and was not too strenuous for us . Would go back again as there are plenty of walks around.

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Paisley
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

A great value for money day out with small animal zoo, walks, play park and lots of space to run about.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Ok yes, food nice and activities for kids on. Pleasant staff. Only grips as usual is that someone sweeps the floor . I hate food on floor of eateries. Otherwise all good.

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Poland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Many a time have I visited the Park while I stayed in East Kilbride on business. So I have seen it in all seasons. And an attractive free-entry park it is. The only one this big in the town, which itself is rather modern, undoubtedly comfortable, close to Glasgow but a bit dull and with a miniscule old center in... More 

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