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Calderglen Country Park

#1 of 16 things to do in East Kilbride Features Animals
Calderglen Country Park Strathaven Road, East Kilbride G75 0QZ, Scotland
+44 1355 236644
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Good kids park

Good kids park and lots of parking, shame there are no public toilets though when spending a long... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Lisa M
great fun day out

Visited the park for the first time today with 2 kids aged 6 & 11. We had fun visiting the animals... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Claire C
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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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.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“small zoo” (42 reviews)
“mini zoo” (31 reviews)
“play park” (50 reviews)
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Calderglen Country Park Strathaven Road, East Kilbride G75 0QZ, Scotland
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+44 1355 236644
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Reviewed yesterday

Good kids park and lots of parking, shame there are no public toilets though when spending a long time there with kids!

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited the park for the first time today with 2 kids aged 6 & 11. We had fun visiting the animals in the zoo, playing in the park (big shoots were the main attraction) & taking a walk to see the fire pond! Will most...More

Thank Claire C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited the park with our 2 year old, as I remembered a good sized park from my childhood. I'm glad I returned as my daughter had a great day. The animals that you can pay to see is excellent value, under 3s free and...More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots to see here. There is a small zoo, and a conservatory with entry at 50p for children. Alongside there is an adventure playground for children.

Thank Colin_Cameron1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely park well maintained Kids play area big and well looked after Zoo inside the park at a small fee 1.40 adults 50 p for a child excellent value for money you can go in then go to the park and only pay once.

Thank Catherine C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

5year old granddaughter loved seeing all the animals especially the snakes. Good access for prams and wheelchairs around mini zoo. If a good day plenty of places to have a picnic. Walks around grounds can be slippy and not suitable for anyone with mobility problems

Thank elizabeth19672016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lucky enough to live very near to this lovely location. Perfect for children and some lovely walks. So worth a visit.

Thank amurp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and husband and 2 4 year old grandkids loved it it's a great wee place with some amazing animals my favourite were the wallabies and the kids loved the fox and rabbits

Thank 461jake54
lauracleland, Manager at Calderglen Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

thank you for your email and lovely comments, great to hear you had a fantastic experience. hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The best country park i have ever visited, it has everything, small animal enclosure, with OWLS, MEERCATS, GOATS, HORSES, AND AN AMPLE SUPPLY OF DIFFERENT SPECIES OF BIRDS. It also has its own REPTILE HOUSE, CASTLE, SHOP, BAKERY AND TEA , COFFE , ETC IN...More

Thank david m
lauracleland, Manager at Calderglen Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

thank you for your email and lovely comments, great to hear you had a fantastic experience. hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went for the pirate treasure hunt which is on for the summer holidays - £1.60 per pack + entry fee to conservatory, zoo and gardens. You get a map, mask and pencil. My sons enjoyed it and nice to go back again and see the...More

Thank Mags B
lauracleland, Manager at Calderglen Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback and great to hear you enjoyed your visit. please visit us again soon.

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kawacking
18 May 2017|
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Response from suzanne s | Reviewed this property |
the main area is but country walks might prove a bit difficult.
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katie26
21 February 2017|
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Response from lauracleland | Property representative |
Hi Thank you for your question, yes we do have wheelchair access into the conservatory and zoo. hope to see you soon
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JUSTINE H
16 February 2016|
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Response from angelaandpats | Reviewed this property |
There were goats when I visited a while ago but I would call before going.Palacerig in Cumbernauld used to have goats.Heads of Ayr farmPark is the best for young kids.
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