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Eglinton Country Park

Irvine KA12 8TA, Scotland
+44 1294 551776
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Well worth a visit

Went here a few weeks ago with the grand kids. Excellent play park and nice walks. Visitors center... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John B
Irvine, United Kingdom
Great place to walk the dog

What a fantastic place, full of little secret paths leading here there and everywhere, there's... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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“play park” (29 reviews)
“castle ruins” (16 reviews)
“dog walking” (11 reviews)
Irvine KA12 8TA, Scotland
+44 1294 551776
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here a few weeks ago with the grand kids. Excellent play park and nice walks. Visitors center was great and very informative . Cafe was good value with kids lunch boxes and plenty of food for the adults. Cheap and very enjoyable day out...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic place, full of little secret paths leading here there and everywhere, there's something magical and mystical about it, has a tea room and kids play park And picnic area, great place to walk the dog 👍🏼

Thank bodkinangelcakes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

great park for walks or out on the bikes, cafe is okay too, had a great day out with the kids, also the kids play park is great

Thank Kevin W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yip everyone as good memories of eggy park either going with pals,family and bf/gf kissing on the white bridge wink wink.,.picknics well that was then, haven't been for a long time.....

Thank sha372017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is good if you dont want to spend any money good little swing park for the kids to play at, nice for a walk aswell and there is also a cafe there if you fancy a bit of cake and a drink

Thank David M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited here many times, walking my dog. There are numerous paths you can take giving walks of different lengths. Most of the walks are relatively flat so accessible to most people.

Thank Teddyfromyorkshire
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Visit here quite a lot in the summer. Park is great for walking the dogs. The old part with the castle is a bit quieter for walking if your looking for some peace & quiet. The swing park at the entrance is great for kids...More

Thank Debra B
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

The grounds were very well-kept. The castle itself is in ruins, but accessible (you can walk in and around them). Picnic area. Walkable distance from Irvine (requires walking over a major highway pedestrian overpass and non-paved walking surfaces). Approaches to the ruins are paved, but...More

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Not high on my list for parks to return to, but still worth a visit. Information services were closed. Lots of walking space but also many dog walkers. Didn't feel in the wilderness at any point, but still enjoyed being outdoors.

Thank Hazelmct
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely park to walk the dogs Nice castle Cafe if you need to stop for a drink Or light snack. Good parking available And ranger service

Thank John M
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What parking facilities are there
25 May 2017|
Response from Teddyfromyorkshire | Reviewed this property |
2 car parks, never seen them both full but I tend to avoid prime times at the weekend. All parking is free
How much is it to visit Eglinton Country Park and the castle?
23 May 2017|
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Response from Arii56 | Reviewed this property |
It is free!