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Culzean Castle and Country Park

Maybole, Ayr KA19 8LE, Scotland
+44 1655 884455
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Beautiful 18th-century castle built by Robert Adam, the renowned Scottish architect, set in a beautiful country park.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Maybole, Ayr KA19 8LE, Scotland
+44 1655 884455
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Reviewed yesterday

Visited but didn't realise that the castle shuts for the Winter. The cafe was open so we had a coffee and some cake and bought some gifts in the shop. Great views of the ocean.

Thank SunTan_14
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've loved coming to Culzean as NTS members for 30+ years. We've camped at sites nearby to enjoy open air theatre in the grounds. It's beautiful at snowdrop time, or at sunset. Our dogs have all loved the long walks here. We've taken many bags...More

1  Thank FMW13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must see venue in South Ayrshire and was the main reason we visited the area having not seen the castle before. It is beautifully located on the west coast of Ayrshire with, on a clear day, fabulous views across the Firth of...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Only a 30 min drive south of Ayr brings you to this estate hugging the coastline. The castle itself is perched on the edge and overlooks the sea. Being only a few hundred years old it is in remarkable shape from the outside. With a...More

Thank beheaded c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely views and fantastic place to visit and spend time with family or friends. I hightly recommend. Lovely restaurant with great food.

Thank hair750
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fabulous site! The grounds, main building and play area offer something for everyone. Highly recommended.

Thank LB6931
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Culzean while holidaying in Ayr this Summer. We've been a few times over the past thirty years and have always loved both the castle and the grounds. This year we were amazed with all the changes that have been made that now make...More

Thank 995caroleanne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was one of the highlights of my trip to Scotland - because it is connected to my family and because it is a fabulous castle. So many things to see and not enough time - good food in the café and spent a fortune...More

Thank Kelcardon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family are National Trust Members and we enjoy visiting Culzean often. We always find our time to be extremely enjoyable. We have been visiting for over 25 years and still find it to be one of our favourite haunts. Stunning place with lots of...More

Thank Ameena N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful place to visit, the castle and surrounding park is a must to visit! Wonderful views of the sea shore, can’t wait to visit again!

Thank Julia G
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17 September 2017|
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
My wife and I are in our sixties and senior members of NTS, we took our three grandchildren to Culzean on Saturday 14th, it was wet/drizzle and decided to take them in to the castle! Aged between 6-10 it cost £34.50 which... More
17 September 2017|
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Response from Pannipannini | Reviewed this property |
I would ask the park about the zip lines. If that is the only reason to visit the park, then there are others (depending on where you live or circulate) where they are available. The cost for the park is the entire... More
Barrie G
23 June 2017|
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Response from Tracey A | Reviewed this property |
I think a BBQ would be a no, but i think a picnic would be fine. Hope this helps you.