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Ferniegair, Hamilton ML3 7UE, Scotland
+44 1698 426213
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Birthday walk

Meet here every year for my dog to meet her siblings and enjoy a walk together...Lots of parking... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Great history. Great walks.

Originally described as Dog Kennels this hunting lodge was built for the 5th Duke of Hamilton. Now... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mhairi A
Hamilton, United Kingdom
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Ferniegair, Hamilton ML3 7UE, Scotland
+44 1698 426213
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Meet here every year for my dog to meet her siblings and enjoy a walk together...Lots of parking available, well sign posted walks, I did notice the improvements to the estate by the clearing of trees to enhance the views...

Thank Fraoch13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Originally described as Dog Kennels this hunting lodge was built for the 5th Duke of Hamilton. Now restored to it's former glory. Great place to visit for history, woodland and river walks. Take a strollthrough the great Lodge to see how the Duke and Duchess...More

Thank Mhairi A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful place to visit. Scenic countryside, great walks and a nice cafe. Lots of local history and interesting things to do. Good place to cycle or walk the dogs

Thank hirenzz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This hunting lodge built in the 1700s for the Dukes of Hamilton is located in a beautiful park through which the River Avon runs. The building has been renovated and you can visit the impressive banqueting hall and the Duke and Duchess rooms. Views from...More

Thank Jacqui M
Reviewed 8 November 2017

brilliant for kids of all ages, cycling, climbing about in park visitors centre interesting great wee tea room most times they have photographic exhibitions of local artists n show back all the time we can

Thank robinhoodsbay
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Chatelherault is an impressive building in a lovely setting with views over Hamilton down to the Palace Grounds. There are large grassy areas and solid pathways as well as woodlands. Lots of parking and a good place for a walk.

Thank Gina B
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Myself and my partner live across the road from Chatelherault and I have to admit/ I regret not walking up here sooner! We decided we would go up there to get a good view of the Strathclyde fireworks display 5/11/17 and what a view!! Lots...More

Thank Clarabellastella
Reviewed 17 October 2017

On our trips to the UK we always make a stop or two at Chatelherault. Its great for a walk on a dry day, lots of different lengths of walks, some short some 6 or 7 kms. Always nice, always something different to see. Don't...More

Thank JanokBritishColumbia
Reviewed 9 October 2017

I love to walk and do a steady jog to keep fit. This place is great to do both. Well displayed directions and mileage. Get a map at the visitor centre,which is lovely and has a fab cafe. There has been a lot of tree...More

Thank Mariemcvie
Reviewed 7 September 2017

on a rainy day walking by Chatelherault. We had lucky it was a little time dry and we had a lovely walk in the wood to the bridges

Thank Dianne v
lauracleland, Manager at Chatelherault, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thank you for your lovely feedback, great to hear you enjoyed your visit. Please visit us again soon

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Sheila T
25 November 2017|
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Response from Gina B | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know about wheelchairs but the telephone number is 01698426213, they should be able to advise you
Hanna C
12 July 2017|
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Response from joom403 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure it would be however like the rest I recommend that you give them a call first
Pauline M
9 June 2017|
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Response from RonaldoBurgundy | Reviewed this property |
yes. there is a bus that drives past the entrance from hamilton