Finlaystone Country Estate

With imaginative play areas, woodland walks, picnic areas, colourful gardens, tumbling waterfalls, events, activities and remarkable history, Finlaystone offers family fun in abundance.

The Finlaystone Estate comprises of approximately 140 acres of woodlands with walking trails varying in length and difficulty, BBQ and picnic areas, incredible wildlife and nature including trees well over 400 years old. Don’t worry, you won’t get lost! Maps and further information are available at the visitor centre.

A huge variety of events take place at Finlaystone, including Ranger led activities. Their aim is to promote an understanding and appreciation of the natural environment adding to an enjoyable experience.

Finlaystone Country Estate is an established attraction managed by the family of the Chief of the Clan MacMillan, who welcome visitors with open arms. The estate, with its spectacular views across the Firth of Clyde, is open all year and is situated on the A8, just 10 minutes west of Glasgow Airport.

Whether your visit is for some fresh air, to get away from it all, a place for the kids to led off some steam, a venue for a family picnic, barbecue or birthday party, or just to take the dog for a walk; you will leave feeling you had a very special day.

Opening times:

Every day of the year 10am to 5pm.

The Visitor Centre and Shop is open April to September 11am to 5pm and October to March 11am – 4pm.

The Tearoom is open 10am to 5pm Weekends, School and Bank holidays only.


The gardens are fully accessible but care should be taken with wheelchairs & buggies in the play areas and on the ‘Red Trail’. Unfortunately, due to its terrain, the ‘Yellow Trail’ is not suitable for wheelchairs or buggies. Dogs are always welcome on the estate but please keep them on a lead in the gardens and play areas, and owners should clean up after them.

Getting there:

Langbank Railway Station is 1.5 miles from Finlaystone Country Estate.


Admission prices are £3.50 for Child and Concession and £5 for Adults. Annual memberships are available.


Enjoy a wonderful range of fresh food, drinks, home baking and treats in beautiful surroundings at The Garden Cafe. Also available for functions and corporate events.


Finlaystone Country Estate
PA14 6TJ

Main Telephone: 01475 540505.
Tea Room: 07845 527804


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