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Strathclyde Country Park

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Address: 366 Hamilton Road, Motherwell ML1 3ED, Scotland
Phone Number: +44 1698 402060

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Nice area

This is great area for a picnic and walking,it also has a sports centre,there are three hotels within the park and a funfair.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Charles P
Blackburn, England, United Kingdom
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is the best yet. Been to see Santa in lots of places. Last year was at goldings new lanark which at the time was the best but this year you will not beat mandds. Santa was fantastic and the elves story time brilliant. Included in price also was photo an hour in soft play or the ice rink or... More 

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Blackburn, England, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is great area for a picnic and walking,it also has a sports centre,there are three hotels within the park and a funfair.

Thank Charles P
Wishaw, Scotland
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62 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a lovely asset to have, the facilities and attractions as so numerous it is impossible to list them all so I will list just a few and I suggest you either pay a visit to the Visitor Centre or check out their web-site, the park offers outdoor adventure playgrounds, bicycle hire, fitness gym, water sports centre with a café.... More 

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Newmarket, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This park has easy walks but beware the walk around the lake is longer than it looks. A really nice walk is one that takes you from Strathclyde to Chatelherault along side the river. There is a to do for the kids and there are even the remains of a Roman bathhouse in the park. Spend as long as you... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights for a Taekwondo comp as we always do. the staff are great, Leigh behind the bar and the kitchen staff are great, made our stay away from home really enjoyable.

Thank theresaconn68
Hawick, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Lots of little parks dotted around for the kids to play in, well maintained, lots of wild birds n geese by the water for the kids to feed. Also lots of picnic benches so no need to spend out on lunch. Not a place for lowered cars as they have had to install lots of speed bumps because the local... More 

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North Lanarkshire, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Lots of bike paths if you know where to look,I can spend all day biking in and around the park,you can buy hot food ,if you want to walk the bus stop is at the start of the park, the only thing that I didn't like was too many dogs on long leds and too many professional dog walkers.

Thank theweetams
Motherwell, United Kingdom
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174 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Trying to keep fit and do some walking so Strathclyde Park is a great option to do this. It is 5kms walk which most of it is flat. Enjoy it especially if it's dry weather.

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Hamilton, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

We have just moved to the area and we overlook Strathclyde Country Park. It is very nicely laid out an we look forward to more walks/runs through winter and some more interesting activity once the weather warms up in spring/summer next year. This is a lovely place to wander, feed the birds, enjoy a cup of tea at any time.

Thank AlexMan1284
Swansea, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

I walked all around the loch - about 3.5 miles. Perfect at the end of a day's work. Much of it easily accessible for wheelchairs with car parks dotted all around. Other walks into the woodlands and play areas for children and in the day a cafe. Beautifully maintained - a haven in the city.

Thank suemarilynlyle

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