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Craigtoun Country Park

St Andrews KY16 8NX, Scotland
+44 1334 472013
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Walk down memory lane

Came here as a child 55 years ago and onwards then with my own children and now back yesterday with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
453andyb
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Fabulous place!

Absolutely love this park! The staff are super friendly and it is a wonderful environment for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kuchan78
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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 also rowing boats and pedalos, bouncy castles and pedal cars for the little uns all open 10 - 5, weather permitting. The cafe is open daily from 1st April to 21st 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 21st October 2018. For full details of all opening times, prices and event dates, please visit our website.
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  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“bouncy castle” (62 reviews)
“crazy golf” (102 reviews)
“tractor ride” (43 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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St Andrews KY16 8NX, Scotland
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+44 1334 472013
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"pedal boats"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here as a child 55 years ago and onwards then with my own children and now back yesterday with my wife and new puppy. Had a great day and the staff were all so friendly and helpful. All the old favourites still there !...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely love this park! The staff are super friendly and it is a wonderful environment for children. Particularly like the fairy woods behind the cafe. A very special place.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent the afternoon here but would need the whole day to fully get the benefit of the all day wrist band . Clean park with lots to do for everyone! Would highly recommend!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this park is run only by volunteers. if this person with bad reviews would like to help with the upkeep of the park then they could help with the toilets, snack bar and planting etc. which annoyed them. this park is amazing and well looked...More

2  Thank Nomz W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Craigtoun Country Park is a magical place, just three miles South West of St Andrews. This amazing facility is located just off the St Andrews to Pitscottie road and is next to the Duke's Golf Course. The Park consists of two halves. All the facilities...More

1  Thank MalcolmMMitchell
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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Not tons to do for a toddler but we still managed to spend around 90 mins here. It’s so clean and lovely. And it wasn’t busy so it was a lovely afternoon.

1  Thank IHeartKhaleesi
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

A must for families to visit plenty to do for the kids a good little cafe but can get filled quickly a picnic be a great option as plenty tables around the picnic hut. Sometimes it pays to look around for discounts for the park....More

1  Thank donalda a
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

We took our nearly 3year old here to burn energy out of him. He ran himself heart out. Lovely, clean, wide open park space. Great sand based play area with big slides and digger seats. The train wasn’t running, but it really didn’t detract. It’s...More

1  Thank jimborees
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

Decided to visit after seeing a photo of the Dutch Village. Lovely to walk around. Look forward to visiting again later in the year and seeing the Iris collection. Unexpected great resource.

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Reviewed 8 May 2018

We went here on the May Day Monday holiday so it was pretty busy. There is a car park right where you reach the park but I suggest that it is better to carry on along the road which ends in a large car park....More

1  Thank Edmund R
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Doug S, Friends of Craigtoun at Craigtoun Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Thanks for your kind comments. The first car park you refer to is NOT for Craigtoun Park it is the car park for the Dukes Golf club and as you say if you carry on down the road you will come to our large car...More

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Alison F
20 April 2018|
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Response from lisa_anne1990 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we visited with our dog and there were many others enjoying the open spaces too
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lorraine h
10 April 2017|
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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.
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caro44Scotland
22 December 2016|
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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.
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