Scotland's Gardens

Culzean

 

Culzean

Description

The 18th century castle is perched on a cliff high above the Firth of Clyde. The Fountain Garden lies in front of the castle with terraces and herbaceous borders. The large walled garden contains a wide collection of fruit, vegetables and cut flowers plus an extensive vinery and peach house. The 560 acre Country Park offers beaches and rock pools, parklands, woodland walks and the new Adventure Cove.

Directions

On the A719 twelve miles south of Ayr, four miles west of Maybole. Bus 60 Stagecoach, Ayr/Girvan via Maidens to the entrance. One mile walk downhill from the stop to the Castle/Visitor Centre.

Garden Openings

Monday 1 May 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Admissions

Normal NTS admission applies, guided walk £3.00 (including NTS members)

Beneficiaries

Donation to SG Beneficiaries

Features & Catering

  • Disabled Access
  • Home-made teas available.
  • Dogs Allowed
  • Plant stall
  • Bed and Breakfast

Other Details

Guided walks at 1pm & 3pm, meet at the Walled Garden car park. Hanging basket demonstration at 12 noon & 2pm. See NTS website for Castle and Estate details. Dogs welcome in the park however only assistance dogs have access to the walled garden and buildings.

Contact

The National Trust for Scotland
Maybole
KA19 8LE

Call 0165 588 4400

Email

Website

Location

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