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Calderglen Country Park

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Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Love Calderglen

We love visiting Calderglen. Both the animals and the children's park are really good and the staff... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Calderglen family zoo

As well as the many walks through the park there is also a small family zoo which is great for kids... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“mini zoo”(38 reviews)
“courtyard cafe”(16 reviews)
“small animals”(13 reviews)
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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Calderglen Country Park Strathaven Road, East Kilbride G75 0QZ, Scotland
+44 1355 236644
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We love visiting Calderglen. Both the animals and the children's park are really good and the staff are always lovely. You just have to make sure you get there early so you can get parked.

Thank Donna00000
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

As well as the many walks through the park there is also a small family zoo which is great for kids and plenty of places to sit and have picnics

Thank MichaelD4120
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The park is a well-visited spot for families and friends of the outdoors. Lots of fantastic/scenic walks along the river, golf, and an imaginative playground. The small zoo is really wonderful (very affordable) - lots of well-kept animals for people to enjoy/observe. The conservatory is...More

Thank Pannipannini
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to take children as lots of places to roam, play areas for different ages, mini zoo, football, rugby and golf facilities.

Thank Dan M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really in enjoyed this. Great Place for photos, scenery, walks, and activities. Would so recommend it.

Thank LoaganL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We go regularly sometimes on our own to walk. Lovely walks through park and alongside river. Our grandsons enjoy park , children’s play park is brilliant and zoo also brilliant.

Thank ianjD4527YK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On a visit over from Belfast and our friends took us here as we have young children.. absolutely fantastic and a great day out for all the family

Thank jdraff
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visit Calderglen Country Park regularly with my dog. What a great park, plenty of open spaces as well as wonderful nature walks, just the other evening I saw a heron and a dipper in the river running through the park. It also has a...More

Thank Hazel A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to the Courtyard cafe for breakfast. Terrible food and terrible service. I ordered scrambled eggs on toast and was served dry toast with a bowl of microwaved scrambled eggs. I had to ask for butter which came frozen out of the fridge which...More

1  Thank Emily A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent a very pleasant morning here - kids loved the zoo and also the very well set out adventure playground. Although the place was busy,, there was plenty of room for everyone. Recommended

Thank samantha m
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11 August 2018|
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Response from ktner2018 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, You don't have to pay to get in to the country park and adventure play area, however you do have to pay if you would like to go into the zoo and botanic greenhouse area. It's around £1.50-ish per person to get in to... More
11 August 2018|
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Response from gilliand0wd | Reviewed this property |
No but yes to the park and woods.
23 May 2018|
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Response from grahamperrins33 | Reviewed this property |
There is only about 4 tables in the area So most people bring disposable bbq sit it on the grass and cook. Time just your luck sunny day very busy sunny clouds this area is quite