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Pollok House

Pollok Country Park 2060 Pollokshaws Road | 2060 Pollokshaws Road, Glasgow G43 1AT, Scotland
+44 141 616 6410
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“pollock” (33 reviews)
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Pollok Country Park 2060 Pollokshaws Road | 2060 Pollokshaws Road, Glasgow G43 1AT, Scotland
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+44 141 616 6410
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Reviewed yesterday

The café at Pollok House has clearly changed management. When previously there was an all day menu, hot food is now just served during a restricted lunchtime. Seems a crazy business idea, as the Burrell collection is closed for the foreseeable. When we visited on...More

Thank Gillian M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Lovely stately home now owned by the Scottish National Trust. Staff very helpful and informative. Many interesting paintings. Largest collection of Spanish paintings in country collected by the Maxwells although at the moment 13 are missing being examined. Top floor not really accessible to those...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here with the kids who loved it. The house it well maintained and offers a great glimpse into the past.

Thank Gafferz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself and my family have been on many walks here in the grounds, always a peaceful and beautiful place. Worth it. One LoveMore

Thank Neil Patrick T
Alison M, Senior Assistant at Pollok House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Neil, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. Pollok Country Park really is a beautiful area and it's sometimes hard to believe you're so close to the city centre! We hope you and your family will continue visiting for years to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the house on Tuesday the 25th with my 2 boys and have to say was really impressed decided to go and have some tea and cake and have to comment on the excellent service i received while there particularly a lovely girl Nikita who...More

Thank Vicky R
Alison M, Senior Assistant at Pollok House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Vicky, We're very appreciateive of the time taken to leave a review. Our Edwardian Kitchen prides itself on tasty treats and excellent customer service so we're very pleased to hear that you had such a good experience on Tuesday 25th. We will make sure...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful house and museum, an insight into how the privileged lived many years ago. An 'upstairs downstairs' feel. With its Original outnumbering used as a lovely cafe/restaurant with outdoor seating in beautiful surroundings in good weather. Go for a strole through their lovely extensive gardens...More

Thank Chisi76
Alison M, Senior Assistant at Pollok House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Chisi, Thank you for reviewing Pollok House. We pride ourselves on giving a real glimpse into upstairs/downstairs life in the 1930's. The location of our café is very unique and the exciting news is we'll be launching a new menu on 2nd August! At...More

Reviewed 17 July 2017

Staff here were engaging friendly and helpful. There is a beautiful art collection here and a lovely library. The cafe (which was licenced and had gluten free options) was quite dear and a little limited but really interesting as it was in an old Edwardian...More

Thank roadsideshop
Alison M, Senior Assistant at Pollok House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Roadsidehop, Thank you for taking the time to upload images of your visit and leave a review. We value everyone's opinion as we are always striving to improve. We hope we can have the pleasure of welcoming you with us again in the future....More

Reviewed 17 July 2017

We visited Pollok House and got free entry with our NTS cards. The areas open to the public include 12 rooms and on entry you are asked if you want to buy a guide book for £5. I would suggest this is vital if you...More

Thank David M
Alison M, Senior Assistant at Pollok House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi David, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We only launched our Downstairs tours this year so we're very pleased to hear they are proving popular and that you would encourage others to participate. We hope you'll visit us again in the...More

Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Eventually visited upstairs in Pollok house. It was very intetesting with loads of information regarding all the art & artefacts dotted through out the house. Loads of knowledgeable guides on hand to answer any questions. Wee Glasgow doorman is amusing on entry as well. Parking...More

Thank joesco
Alison M, Senior Assistant at Pollok House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Joesco, Thank you for taking the time to review Pollok House. Great to hear that you visited the Upper House recently. We have a great team of guides, the majority of whom are volunteers, and they're always keen to share their knowledge. We think...More

Reviewed 2 July 2017

My family and I have been members of National Trust for several years and always been impressed by the properties we have visited and the facilities on offer. This was our first visit to Pollock House, I swithered regarding whether it was a 3 or...More

Thank Officerdee
Alison M, Senior Assistant at Pollok House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Officerdee, Thank you for taking the time leave a review of your recent visit. Pollok House is a unique National Trust for Scotland site as the building is owned by Glasgow City Council and managed by the NTS. From last year until early this...More

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Penelope F
20 February 2016|
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Response from EiWiSu | Reviewed this property |
There are waste grounds, with fields and forests, just next to the gardens of Pollick house and I saw several people airing there dogs both with and without leash. It must be a haven for dogs. As for the gardens themselves... More
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orchard44
20 February 2015|
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Response from DebbienGlasgow | Reviewed this property |
Ye you only pay to visit the upstairs of Pollok House :-)
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Kristyrichtr
19 February 2015|
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Response from orchard44 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is a Country Park
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