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Craigtoun Country Park

St Andrews KY16 8NX, Scotland
+44 1334 472013
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Christmas market

Enjoyed our visit to the Country Park but the Christmas Market was disappointing. Was hoping for... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Catherine H
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
via mobile
Nostalgic visit to this great park.

I visited the park with my daughter and family, about thirty five years after my wife and I took... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Scottish Borders
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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 boats and pedaloes, a Bouncy castle and pedal cars for the little uns all open 10 - 5 weather permitting. The cafe is open every Saturday throughout the year and every day from April 1st to the end of 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 the end of October 2017. More detail on our own website.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“bouncy castle” (65 reviews)
“crazy golf” (101 reviews)
“tractor ride” (44 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
St Andrews KY16 8NX, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed our visit to the Country Park but the Christmas Market was disappointing. Was hoping for something of a much larger scale. However will look forward to visiting in spring/summer. I had contacted the coffee shop prior to the visit as my husband is coeliac...More

Thank Catherine H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited the park with my daughter and family, about thirty five years after my wife and I took our kids to this lovely park. A sunny but bitterly cold November day did not spoil our enjoyment. Obviously, many of the attractions were closed for...More

Thank Jim4413
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I wrote a rave review a few weeks ago praising the magnificent work the volunteer Friends of Craigtoun Park do in running the wide range of facilities available in the Park, 3 miles South West of St Andrews. At that time, I mistakenly thought the...More

1  Thank MalcolmMMitchell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place for kids with lots to do, lovely gardens too. Would highly recommened a visit. Good access for buggies and wheelchairs.

Thank Helen B
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Visited with our 2 young children. What a lovely park. Nice walks, great park for the kids, plenty picnic places and tractor rides and train rides as well as boating. So much to do!

Thank Kate S
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Even with one teenager and one age 10 we managed to spend 2 hrs here. Lots to do and lovely walks. Cafe not the best.

Thank Nessie1975
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We visited during the October school break, bouncy castle, crazy golf,boats and tractor train were all open (miniature train was broken). The park is beautiful and the fairy garden was a big hit with our family. I would definitely recommend a visit to Craigtoun. The...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Very impressed with this lovely park when visited recently while on holiday with my 5 year old daughter. The atmosphere was great, plenty for kids to do. The bouncy castles, ride on cars, trampolines, crazy golf, boating lake, mini train rides, fairy glen were all...More

Thank SDS23
Reviewed 10 September 2017

we took our grandson here in June, its a really nice park with a miniature railway and other things for the kids to do. it also has pedalos but they weren't being used when we visited. there is also a wee cafe which is reasonably...More

Thank jon s
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Me and my wife visited this place with our 10 month old daughter whilst on holiday in St Andrews last week, not as big as we thought it was but we still spent a good hour or more walking round in the sunshine whilst our...More

Thank chris_evetts
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lorraine h
10 April 2017|
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.
22 December 2016|
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.
9 August 2016|
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Response from AlDearle | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can.