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Address: Kirkton of Maryculter | South Deeside Road, Aberdeen AB12 5FS, Scotland
Phone Number: +44 1224 732941
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Rude admissions lady

We have visited here many times but to be honest, we have recently been put off. The last two occasions we have visited, the elderly lady at the entrance has been so rude, that if... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
ed b
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have visited here many times but to be honest, we have recently been put off. The last two occasions we have visited, the elderly lady at the entrance has been so rude, that if we hadn't been part of a large group, we would have voiced our disgust, and walked away. I certainly wouldn't want a rude person such... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

The den is better than the glen. Fairly pricey for what you get. Algae issue on the path so very slippy for the disabled route/buggy route. A lot of the attractions are a little tired to say the least. All in all kids don't mind but could do with a refresh and some cash being spent on it! Lunch area... More 

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Thank Ahmrcj987
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We set off early to avoid the busy periods with it being the school holidays. We paid into the Glen which also included entry into the Den later however I was warned that if we came around the the den it may be full and we would have to wait. We set off around the Glen with our 4 and... More 

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Thank Carly C
Inverness, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

It's a great place to take the little ones - my husband was there when he was a child - brought back some lovely memories. Yes - some parts need a bit of a touch up, but, the kids were loving seeing lots of different characters! Would come back again!

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Thank Liza12112
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

I have not been here for about 27 years and I loved it. Was such a lovely day, nice and quiet as well so felt like had the whole of the glen to ourselves. Loved storybook glen as a child and still find it magical. My wee boy loved it and he loved the den as well with all the... More 

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Thank Grantm9832
Scotland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

This is the third time I have visited this attraction. The first time I visited approx 20 years ago it was a popular attraction and fun to visit. The second time I visited it had really gone downhill, broken figures, dirty, paint chipping off. I decided to visit with my grandson last week and was pleasantly surprised. The present owners... More 

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1 Thank SunnyFun1
Dundee, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

awful place. so outdated. desperate need of updating and a lick of paint would go a long way. the yellow brick road is just cobbles which the paint has all worn away. the woman on the front desk was very unhelpful and looked like she would rather stick pins in her eyes than be at work. cheer up hen!!!

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2 Thank sleepydreamer05
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

A very nicely organised and maintained place. Brought back a lot of old memories. My little one was very thrilled and loved the characters.

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Thank Mehmood A
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Its an oldie place and Ive been going since I was born...im now 27! A year doesn't pass that I don't go with the kids. Its a great day out in a great open space!

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Thank SLM5389
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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115 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Set in the suburbs of Aberdeen Storybook Glen is great for a day out with young children. Huge area filled with nursery rhyme Disney and other fibre glass characters . There is also a small farm area with friendly hens, goats and a highland cow. Plenty swings, slides and climbing frames too. You get free entry to Den in the... More 

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