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Calderglen Country Park

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Address: Calderglen Country Park Strathaven Road, East Kilbride G75 0QZ, Scotland
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+44 1355 236644
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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Fun park to explore with children's zoo. The park itself is quite big and...

Fun park to explore with children's zoo. The park itself is quite big and features various animals such as rabbits, guinea pigs, wallabies, marmosets, meerkats, snakes, reptiles and fish.

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Leila loved it

Lovely couple of hours spent with my friend and her grandson and my 4 year old great niece. Lots for the kids to do all ages. The play park was a big hit for Leila especially the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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East Kilbride, United Kingdom
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211 reviews
83 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Came here on the one sunny day in Scotland! Park was good my 9 year old loved it with the large climbing frames and small zip wire. Loads of nice walks and a cafe too. Cafe was reasonable enough as would have expected it to be a little more expensive. Free to enter. Didn't go to the zoo as was... More 

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East Kilbride, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Lovely couple of hours spent with my friend and her grandson and my 4 year old great niece. Lots for the kids to do all ages. The play park was a big hit for Leila especially the well built metal closed in climbing frame with chute. Very safe. Lovely wee cafe with good food and pleasant staff and for the... More 

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Thank lewis107
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63 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Busy and bustling wee place with lots going on for kids . Coffee shop basic but excellent value for money with attentive staff .Miles better for value than others in the area

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Thank Colin G
Dunoon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

<3 caulderglen :) not much else to say except should visit if within the area sometime. some nice woodland walks, The childrens zoo is very good value for money. if wish to spot the scottish wildcats might need a few visits as they are very shy. staff are all very helpful & knowledgable

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Argyll and Bute, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a lovely place to go for a walk! Beautiful views, waterfalls & lots of different treks to choose from. Really enjoyed visiting this glen & my dog thoroughly enjoyed it!! Defo recommend.

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Thank Diane R
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The park at the top of the hill is great for wee ones and primary aged kids......the conservatory with the animals is brilliant. The walks down by the horse shoe falls have all just opened up again so you can do a circular route......there are plenty picnic tables and space for we ones to run around ..... The court yard... More 

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Thank Anne J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

New park is excellent and the kids enjoy the animals. Great walks though children must be supervised at all times for safety as its dangerous at parts. Little shop and cafe are lovely. We visit regularly.

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Thank Tracy S
stirling
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic day out for a 5 year old. Confined space for them to explore and you can still see. A lot of different animals for their amazement. The Ants were fab!!

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Thank stirltrip
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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing fun and beautiful, we're are lucky to have it along with the history, I will alway have good memories here, walking the nature trail, and swimming in the river yuk but fun ha ha.

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Thank Steph C
edinburgh
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299 reviews
77 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We planned to visit but when we arrived in EK the rain was on so we had to divert to the Hub but dry enough when we came out to visit the mini zoo. Brilliant for kids and adults loved it too. Immaculately kept and such good value you could easily pop in every time you visited. Sadly the kids... More 

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