We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Review Highlights
Youth club

Taking 14 kids to Kelburn castle and being Scotland you can’t predict the weather, so kids wanted... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kilsyth, United Kingdom
via mobile
Castle only open to public in July

The grounds of Kelburn Park are open pretty much all year round however we learned on our arrival... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2018
Read all 362 reviews
All photos (162)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good21%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible15%
Travelers talk about
“pony rides”(15 reviews)
“treasure hunt”(5 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
See all hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
And COUNTRY Centre Kelburn Estate | Ayrshire, Fairlie KA29 0BE, Scotland
+44 1475 568685
Reviews (362)
Filter reviews
358 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsadventure playgroundpony ridestreasure huntinformation centreice cream shopend of the daysunny daysoft playlovely placetoastiessecret forestkelburn castleduck ricesmall animalsbeautiful groundswaterfallpicnic
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 358 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Admittedly it was a very wet day, but for the price charged for 2 adults and two children, the 2yr old went free, there was not much for young children to do. To add insult to injury there was an extra charge for the soft...More

Thank 390Yvonne
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Taking 14 kids to Kelburn castle and being Scotland you can’t predict the weather, so kids wanted to go and they weren’t disappointed, They were split into groups and the park rangers gave them various challenges to complete, The boys and girls loved it all,...More

1  Thank kilsythladdie
Reviewed 13 June 2018

If you want castles, this is not the place. You can't get close. If you want parks, this is not the place. It is out of the way and expensive. If you are in the area anyway, keep driving.

Thank KevinWall
Reviewed 26 May 2018

The grounds of Kelburn Park are open pretty much all year round however we learned on our arrival that the inhabited castle is only open during some days in July. We were disappointed we mis-timed our visit as it would have been good to see...More

2  Thank Swedishtomcat
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Just attended the super hero day in the secret forest!! My little boy enjoyed it and the grounds are lovely and I’m sure the castle is too if it had been open !! However this is not wheel chair friendly we were traveling with my...More

1  Thank Vicky K
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Seen a deal online and thought we would go since we hadn't been here afore. Was a nice sunny day so was great for a walk around.my two girls loved running about & seeing the animals playing in the play area. We wanted to feed...More

1  Thank Holly S
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We took our two grandchildren, a six year old and a two and a half year old. We decided not to take the buggy with us and so the little one walked all the way. The two yr old got in for free and granny...More

1  Thank 555Henri
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Second time we have been and yet again there is a themed fiasco in the secret forest. Priced at £30 for a family ticket (our party of two adults and two children) enjoyed the saloon - as kids were able to run about freely exploring...More

Thank Missdhughes
Reviewed 5 April 2018

We went during the Easter weekend with a baby, 7 year old and bouncy labradoodle. Despite the awful weather we had a really good time and my daughter loved the secret forest and mad hatters tea party. The saloon play area was a hit too!...More

1  Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Took my 7 year old son and his friend to the Frozen Castle event. At first they weren’t too keen on the activity as just wanted to run around outside, however the actors were great and really got them involved. They ended up giggling all...More

Thank Ranay1
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
14 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Toad2001 | Reviewed this property |
When we were there for the "wonka" experience, the kids had to find various clues for a small "prize" at the end - after answering the questions about the clues. Various scenes set along the way. Kept the kids interest... More
Jeanmarie F
8 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from VickiBoult | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is parking there and no you don't have to pay extra for this. Hope you have a nice time.
17 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from goodnessti | Reviewed this property |
Hi I'm sorry but we stopped in the yurts which were excellent and entrance into the attractions was included. One thing I can honestly say is we really enjoyed the estate plenty to do and enjoy I'm not sure what entrance fee... More