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Craigtoun Country Park

St Andrews KY16 8NX, Scotland
+44 1334 472013
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Peaceful and clean

Not tons to do for a toddler but we still managed to spend around 90 mins here. It’s so clean and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
IHeartKhaleesi
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Dundee, United Kingdom
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Fun for young and old alike

A must for families to visit plenty to do for the kids a good little cafe but can get filled... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Craigtoun Park is a 47 acre park only 2 miles from St Andrews. The park itself is open 24/7 and it's a great day out for the whole family. During the season try the Rio Grande Railway, Crazy Golf, Putting and Puffin' Billy - the road train that takes you round the whole park. There are also rowing boats and pedalos, bouncy castles and pedal cars for the little uns all open 10 - 5, weather permitting. The cafe is open daily from 1st April to 21st October. It serves hot and cold food, teas and coffees and has a huge selection of ice creams. The paid for attractions open on 1st April this year and are then open every weekend and all Fife School holidays until 21st October 2018. For full details of all opening times, prices and event dates, please visit our website.
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“bouncy castle” (60 reviews)
“crazy golf” (99 reviews)
“tractor ride” (43 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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St Andrews KY16 8NX, Scotland
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+44 1334 472013
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not tons to do for a toddler but we still managed to spend around 90 mins here. It’s so clean and lovely. And it wasn’t busy so it was a lovely afternoon.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A must for families to visit plenty to do for the kids a good little cafe but can get filled quickly a picnic be a great option as plenty tables around the picnic hut. Sometimes it pays to look around for discounts for the park....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our nearly 3year old here to burn energy out of him. He ran himself heart out. Lovely, clean, wide open park space. Great sand based play area with big slides and digger seats. The train wasn’t running, but it really didn’t detract. It’s...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to visit after seeing a photo of the Dutch Village. Lovely to walk around. Look forward to visiting again later in the year and seeing the Iris collection. Unexpected great resource.

Thank dkvl
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here on the May Day Monday holiday so it was pretty busy. There is a car park right where you reach the park but I suggest that it is better to carry on along the road which ends in a large car park....More

Thank Edmund R
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Doug S, Friends of Craigtoun at Craigtoun Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind comments. The first car park you refer to is NOT for Craigtoun Park it is the car park for the Dukes Golf club and as you say if you carry on down the road you will come to our large car...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After visiting today for the first time with my 5 year old son, what a brilliant day we had, the park itself is beautiful and very well maintained, the only let down was the bouncy castles, queues were ridiculous, in my opinion there needs to...More

Thank Dawn W
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Doug S, Friends of Craigtoun at Craigtoun Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind comments. Last Sunday and Monday were two of our busiest days ever! There were indeed large queues for most of our attractions. We do limit time on the Bouncy Castles, when we are busy, to 10 minutes each and I am...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with a toddler, who loved the park play area and the zip wire. Just disappointing that the train and tractor were not up and running yet. Am sure more people would visit this time of year if the attraction was fully open- kind of...More

Thank Carly_Freeman
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Doug S, Friends of Craigtoun at Craigtoun Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Sorry you were disappointed with your visit. The paid attractions are currently open only at weekends until 2nd June when we then open every day through to the end of August. We then revert to weekend opening until the October school holidays. The train currently...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

My husband and I along with our 6 month old puppy visited Craigtoun Country Park while holidaying in the area, we are so glad we went it was lovely. Car park was very busy but had marshals directing cars to spaces which was helpful, the...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

I visited Craigtoun country park today with my husband and three children. I have a six year old daughter and two year old twins. We had a half price family ticket voucher from our spree book which was what prompted our visit. I’m really glad...More

Thank Dudge
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Doug S, Friends of Craigtoun at Craigtoun Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Sorry you were disappointed with your visit. The train has some serious issues which we are working hard to overcome.We will keep updating our facebook and web pages with information. I am also sorry that our staff appeared fed up - we try hard to...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Excellent park . Kids loved it all especially the boats . Shame the train wasn’t working though . All staff and volunteers very helpful . Definetely worth a visit

Thank Lesley E
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Alison F
19 April 2018|
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Response from lisa_anne1990 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we visited with our dog and there were many others enjoying the open spaces too
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lorraine h
10 April 2017|
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Response from Doug S | Property representative |
Hi Group/family of 4 costs £24 for a full day ticket. Children under three years of age go free.
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caro44Scotland
21 December 2016|
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Response from Doug S | Property representative |
Hi We do indeed offer "Season Tickets" which last for the full season - 1st April through to 22nd October 2017. One person is £25, three persons £65 four persons £75 and every additional person thereafter is an extra £18.
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