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Calderglen Country Park

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Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great day out

What a beautiful park, came here with my wee dog and she had a fantastic time. Lovely walks around... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Pam F
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Loved it

I loved it All the animals well kept and happy looking, wide selection and very adorable. A great... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Burnup10000
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
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“courtyard cafe”(16 reviews)
“small animals”(13 reviews)
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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.
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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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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Love the park and the zoo but the courtyard cafe is awful. Today we got cake that was mouldy and when given another cake it was the same. I asked for hot chocolate with cream and paid, 10 minutes later it was ready with no...More

Thank danielle912018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a beautiful park, came here with my wee dog and she had a fantastic time. Lovely walks around the park, great scenery. No problem with parking, can’t wait to come back and explore more.

Thank Pam F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I loved it All the animals well kept and happy looking, wide selection and very adorable. A great experience and a great price. Been before but coming back again reminded me how great the place was! Lovely surrounding and walking places along with the zoo...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place cheap to visit plenty to see lots of animals. Great for children. Gift shop cage and playground too as well as nature trails. Great day out

Thank Shannon H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love visiting Calderglen. Both the animals and the children's park are really good and the staff are always lovely. You just have to make sure you get there early so you can get parked.

Thank Donna00000
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

As well as the many walks through the park there is also a small family zoo which is great for kids and plenty of places to sit and have picnics

Thank MichaelD4120
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

The park is a well-visited spot for families and friends of the outdoors. Lots of fantastic/scenic walks along the river, golf, and an imaginative playground. The small zoo is really wonderful (very affordable) - lots of well-kept animals for people to enjoy/observe. The conservatory is...More

Thank Pannipannini
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Great place to take children as lots of places to roam, play areas for different ages, mini zoo, football, rugby and golf facilities.

Thank Dan M
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Really in enjoyed this. Great Place for photos, scenery, walks, and activities. Would so recommend it.

Thank LoaganL
Reviewed August 28, 2018

We go regularly sometimes on our own to walk. Lovely walks through park and alongside river. Our grandsons enjoy park , children’s play park is brilliant and zoo also brilliant.

Thank ianjD4527YK
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Cherylkyle12
August 11, 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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Pam F
August 11, 2018|
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Response from gilliand0wd | Reviewed this property |
No but yes to the park and woods.
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Glasgow_Girl2011
May 23, 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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