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Aden Country Park

Station Road, Mintlaw AB42 5FN, Scotland
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Superb Country Park and Visitor Centre

Beautiful woodland walks, excellent cafe and small museum featuring information on Book of Kells... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
St Andrews, United Kingdom
Sunday afternoon walk

Parked in main car park and then spent two hours walking round the forest paths and along the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Peterhead, United Kingdom
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“play park” (10 reviews)
“duck pond” (7 reviews)
Station Road, Mintlaw AB42 5FN, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful woodland walks, excellent cafe and small museum featuring information on Book of Kells and local farming history. Friendly and knowledgeable staff.

Thank Fraser81
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Parked in main car park and then spent two hours walking round the forest paths and along the river.also,spent a very interesting time in the museum farm house seeing life as it was many years ago.,whole park so well kept and paths leading all round...More

Thank Peter1941
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a visit. Car parking plentiful and they dont have set charges, donations are requested. Free entry into the museum of farming but they also ask for a voluntary donation, small gift shop, cafe closed on Mondays. See historic hareshowe farm house, pop into...More

Thank jamiedodger2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Plenty to do and see within the park.Good free farming museum,map with lovely walks through the extensive woods with plenty of highlight areas.Small shop.Tea room closed Mondays.Plenty of parking. Good for a pinic weather permitting.

Thank Bob G
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Been about 8 or 9 times with family and friends atmosphere is great staff first class food second to none only complaint we have had was Cullen skink was tasteless and too runny couldn't eat it got full refund for it without even asking hasn't...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

One of my favorite places, there is a nice camping sight on Aden park and the farming museum is great, nice place for family's with young children, all ages would enjoy this place, shops in the village so it's good for a holiday location

Thank Fiona B
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We arrived at Aden Country Park caravan site on Sat 1st April in our motorhome, we had booked ahead for a two weeks stay. This was the day of opening for the summer season. We were allocated in an area which was for motor homes...More

Thank edithfife
Reviewed 13 April 2017

So much to see. The small cottage decorated from the 50's, the farming museum, arboretum, numerous gardens, the horsemans house, cafe and shop. You could spend a day looking around. Very well laid out and Johan was a wonderful guide in the cottage. Very knowledgable...More

Thank minseee
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Went here for a flying visit while in the area. Good cafe. Good cake. Good coffee. Had a look at the sensory garden. Just starting to come alive for Spring. Didn't have time to explore the grounds. Obviously very popular for dogs to explore. Lovely...More

Thank Fiona H
Reviewed 27 November 2016

very nice place for a walk and often have different events going on at different times of the year went to adeneen on Halloween weekend which was great definately worth a visit it was very well done

Thank thehappywanderers555
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19 July 2017|
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Response from Fraser81 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, both are. Outside seating, some covered at cafe. Fraser
20 October 2016|
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Response from Angela F | Reviewed this property |
parking is voluntary. everything else is free. duck food 50p in the souvenir shop.
22 September 2015|
Response from Hazel H | Reviewed this property |
The park itself is open from 7 am to 10 pm but look out for daylight hours obviously. It is not a place to be roaming in the gloaming, too many things to bump into or fall over or into.The museum is only open Tuesday to... More