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Dalkeith Country Park

| Dalkeith, Edinburgh EH22 2NA, Scotland
+44 131 654 1666
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A Little Gem

Took a 3 and an eight year old and as a family we loved it. Arrived in time for a picnic lunch... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
jjc978
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England
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Great park, overly fussy eatery

Brilliant park for younger kids & up to 12 (means that older/rougher ones aren't in abundance... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nicola S
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Dundee, United Kingdom
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| Dalkeith, Edinburgh EH22 2NA, Scotland
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+44 131 654 1666
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Took a 3 and an eight year old and as a family we loved it. Arrived in time for a picnic lunch. Some reviews suggest not enough picnic tables - i counted over 25 around the play area, with over half of those under a...More

Thank jjc978
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant park for younger kids & up to 12 (means that older/rougher ones aren't in abundance!). Strict £5 per kid entry -ok for me with one. Stunning place, great facilities & parking-just off of bypass. Plenty space, even during popular school holidays. Grass zorbing &...More

Thank Nicola S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is in an ancestral estate which last year had quite a few millions spent on it. The stuff for children to climb, slide, twirl, and explore are endless. It's not very expensive to et in, and well worth the visit for all ages. Good...More

Thank pixalix
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a favourite of my family and friends being quite local for us. Great park for the kids to play in at the fort. I love the shop! A treasure trove of goodies. I think if you have a pass for bowhill, Selkirk you...More

Thank kmsScotland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've visited here a few times now and it never disappoints. The shop is fantastic, lots of yummy things on offer and the staff are so engaging and helpful. The restaurant, while lovely, doesn't quite hit the mark yet. Great play fort and other activities...More

Thank Edin82
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here for a breath of fresh air having not been before and thought a good way to escape the Edinburgh Festival for the day. There is plenty of parking with a main car park as well as an overflow available. After having a...More

Thank PMC8018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the park with our baby today for the first time since the improvements were made and it is absolutely fantastic! The courtyard looks really lovely with the tables and plants outside and the gift shop is the best I have ever seen, brilliant...More

Thank Karen A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place for kids. Adventure wonderland. Play. Eat..shop. plenty of fresh air & outdoor activity to keep them occupied for hours. Parents & grandparents can relax with a coffee & be within eye distance of children.

Thank Linda m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here with our daughter , lovely walks , great sights too . Coffee and cafe but pricey but other than that there's lots of land to get round and fort Douglas for the kids too

Thank KayleighM24
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are two older folk looking after a 3&5 year old girls in the summer holidays, we found this great place last week and had so much fun we went back today. We were £3 each child a bit more for older children I'm sure,...More

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_kate_hewitt89c
4 October 2016|
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Response from tonytiger186525 | Reviewed this property |
in total agreement with you tonytiger. i've been harrassed also but refuse point blank to be unlawfully charged. SNP, Colin Beattie, is a total waste of space.
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Howard C
19 August 2016|
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Response from Emily M | Reviewed this property |
As far as I'm aware, yes. I quite often go with my sisters in laws and their dog and we let him off the lead. New fences have been put up which clearly mark off where live stock graze. If you're concerned, double check at... More
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Anne R
7 August 2016|
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Response from Restoration Yar... D | Property representative |
Hi, entrance to the park is £1 per person, but this is refundable against any purchase in Restoration Yard or Fort Douglas. Thanks.
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