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Culzean Castle

B7023, Maybole, Scotland
+44 131 458 0200
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“walled garden” (16 reviews)
“national trust” (15 reviews)
LOCATION
B7023, Maybole, Scotland
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+44 131 458 0200
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"well worth a visit"
in 20 reviews
"walled garden"
in 16 reviews
"national trust"
in 15 reviews
"surrounding grounds"
in 3 reviews
"sunday market"
in 2 reviews
"cliff overlooking"
in 2 reviews
"ayrshire coast"
in 6 reviews
"admission fee"
in 2 reviews
"second hand bookshop"
in 7 reviews
"rich history"
in 2 reviews
"jewel in the crown"
in 4 reviews
"swan pond"
in 12 reviews
"nice family day"
in 2 reviews
"guided tour"
in 7 reviews
"clock tower"
in 2 reviews
"extensive grounds"
in 5 reviews
"room guides"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Pity it was raining as didn't get chance to look round the beautiful gardens or see the view out to sea. However looking round the castle was both interesting and worth the visit. Take the guided visit. The guide Gemma was informative and welcoming. Would...More

Thank Ian M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Grounds and views are beautiful. The house was okay doesn't take long to go round. The man who greeted us where we payed was arrogant, we went to the cafe for a cup of coffee, and we would have liked some cake but there was...More

Thank Jaycee-Ayr
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We would thoroughly recommend a visit to Culzean Castle set in the most beautiful grounds/gardens looking out to sea. The castle tour was very interesting with historical links to Napolean and General Eisenhower who spent time there during the Second World War.

Thank ALyson T
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best way to see this place is to pay for a membership otherwise it is quite a costly affair. Advise taking a picnic rather than eating in the cafes or you'll pay a fair amount of money for the privilege. The children's fort at the...More

Thank Thomas W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful grounds including woodland and beaches. It is part of the Scottish National Trust so if you have English NT, you get in free. We visited on a very busy day where there were several school parties but it didn’t feel too busy as the...More

Thank Jan G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent the day here with our 1 year old. It is quite pricey to get in, but we had such a great time that we actually signed up to be members of the National Trust following out visit so we got our money back....More

Thank glasgowloris
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Got into the park with my National Trust for Scotland card and would highly recommended giving this place a visit great walks, viewing the castle and amazing park for the kids to play in will be back for another visit soon.

Thank Craig M
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Reviewed 8 July 2018

This is a"do not miss" - beautiful grounds, gorgeous views, so much to see and do. Buy the National Trust Pass and schedule a tour of the caves! Stay overnight! Great experience!!

Thank Tina K
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

This is a really interesting family castle with lots of design features by Robert Adams.We had a guided tour which is included in the entry price, the guide Ed, was excellent he really knew his subject and his style of delivery kept everyone interested. The...More

Thank Lankyswan
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

It was an interesting place to visit. I enjoyed the park and the castle. A very nice trip.an excellent place to go for a short hike through the park.

Thank Ray K
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MorningEdinburghuk
5 July 2017|
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Response from PIKBOB | Reviewed this property |
Yes there 2 or 3 At the visitors centre and at swan pond Hope this helps.
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Catherine B
11 April 2017|
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Response from Kai-Uwe S | Reviewed this property |
per person, it is not cheap i ve to say If u are not have a Membership of the trust, but worth it. you can spend all Day walking about. you get a map at the gate. take.the castle as well, its good. Don t know the exact... More
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