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Haddo House & Country Park

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Haddo House is worth a trip.

Aberdeenshire is chock full of wonderful castles so people tend to skip this gem called Haddo... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sheila C
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Great day out

This is a fantastic day out for all ages. The house itself is beautiful and filled with history... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2018
Fyvie, United Kingdom
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Methlick, Ellon AB41 7EQ, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Aberdeenshire is chock full of wonderful castles so people tend to skip this gem called Haddo House, located near Aberdeen. It is worth seeing for it is filled with wonderful and historically significant paintings, furnishings, books, a chapel, and plenty of tales. Victoria and Albert...More

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Reviewed August 25, 2018

This is a fantastic day out for all ages. The house itself is beautiful and filled with history. The ground are a must if you have kids. Bring a picnic and spend the whole day going round the various gardens. Play areas scattered around the...More

1  Thank marjory1935
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

We visited Haddo house last week and enjoyed every bit of it. The country house itself is a gem with astonishing history behind it. It was owned by Earls and Marquee of Aberdeen and their families, who resided here for around 500 years. Most important...More

1  Thank Kanu P
Reviewed August 8, 2018

I have reviewed the house separately, this review is only for the country park. The park is really well kept and there is a good variety of environment - lawn, lake, woodland. It was busy on the day we visited, but there is plenty of...More

1  Thank mandy m
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

If you live round the Haddo House area and you’ve never visited this place...what you playing at? And to the visitors, who’ve never been, it is a remarkable place! Come rain, snow or shine it is a truly amazing spot for photography! I was there...More

1  Thank Gav O
Reviewed August 3, 2018

I didn't go inside the house, but had a good look around it. Instead I followed one of the signposted routes around the park, and there is such a lot to see! An obelisk commemorating the death of a local at the Battle of Waterloo,...More

1  Thank Alastair N
Reviewed July 30, 2018

This stately home is a must! Very interesting with amazing paintings and period furniture. The garden is beautifully kept and a tranquil place to visit.

1  Thank Elizabeth P
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Very pleasant walk around the grounds of this country house. No charge for grounds entry and voluntary payment for parking. Dog friendly venue; our dog had a go on the agility course and was off the lead most of the time, apart from when we...More

1  Thank Arthur K
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

We went out to Haddo House & Country Park on a warm day in July; what a pleasant surprise! Really good gem hidden just outside of Ellon. Amazing walk, superb nature, beautiful House Garden, really good cakes and coffee and such a variety of wildlife....More

1  Thank Bisu20
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely walk around the grounds and played in the adventure play park which was great for my 3 year old and would be fun for older children too. Would definitely return to look around the house and explore the grounds further.

1  Thank Shona G
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