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Address: Calderglen Country Park Strathaven Road, East Kilbride G75 0QZ, Scotland
Phone Number: +44 1355 236644
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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Fun park to explore with children's zoo. The park itself is quite big and...

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.

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calderglen

lovely walks , new exciting play area for kids , conservatory wonderful worth the cost small fee , quizzes and information on different walk available for groups , bbq area... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Yvonne M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

lovely walks , new exciting play area for kids , conservatory wonderful worth the cost small fee , quizzes and information on different walk available for groups , bbq area, picnic area for familys , great for dog walking

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place to go. The small zoo is very good value for money. The new Park is well looked after and is put together very well. The coffee shop is priced ok and very clean. People that use the park for dog walking respect the rules. Have been going to the park for a few years and not seen... More 

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Thank papamatt182
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Calderglen is only a few miles from my home and I took my kids here many weekends when they were younger. I took my grandson (14 months) today to see the children's zoo and for a walk. The zoo costs £1.35 to enter (I assume kids are cheaper -under 3's are free). It has some decent animals on display. They... More 

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Thank BigMerk
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We visited here with my husband, our 6 year old, our 1 year old twins and my mum and dad. My parents had never been before, we have been a few times. Firstly the cost for entry to see the animals is excellent, just a few pounds. They have an indoor amazon part which has exotic plants, fish, monkeys, tortoise,... More 

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Thank Pam L
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Good interesting walking area with plenty space for dog walk, or a jog. Clean woodland with a river walkway. Wear appropriate shoes in wet weather though. Tea room near by and not too far by car from town centre

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Always loved this place , just go for a walk and take a flask and sandwiches you wont be disappointed

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Thank jkwilso5
Motherwell, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Brilliantly equipped , alot better than my last visit some years ago ,lovely play park and picnic area with BBQ stuff on site . The animals and birds are a great source of fun for young kids to find some entertainment in a quick car ride ,not to far from home And not to exhausting on them if not in... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Environment was nice, animals were nice, people were nice. Nice nice nice nice. Extra nice cause there was trees

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Great place for children. Brilliant play park, nice cafe and great animal zoo. Well worth a visit. Nice gift shop aswell.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

CalderGlen park is a fantastic day out either alone or with family or even your dog vast area to explore on foot many country paths to follow ,newly built kids adventure area, visitor centre, kids zoo , cafe for a bite to eat and it is also home to torrance house golf club were you can use facility's if you... More 

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