Group Bookings


Group Bookings

Looking to keep a large group entertained? Why not let us take some of the pressure off and sign up for a Ranger-led activity?

Ranger-led group bookings are available with a valid Day Ticket.

A group visit to Kelburn can, of course, be self-led. Groups over 10 will receive 10% off entry price. (Entry price varies over the year, see prices here)

Adult supervision is required at all times at Kelburn.

Ranger-led Activities

Our Rangers will host your group, in all weather, in the beautiful surroundings of Kelburn – throughout our glen, gardens and woodland. Groups can select one activity depending on your group’s interest and abilities.

All Ranger-led activities finish with campfire marshmallow toasting, a treat at any age!

To book, please download and complete our booking form, and return to

Ages – Suitable for 5 to 105 year olds! (Dependent on ability)

Group Number – 30 max

Duration – 1 hour

Availability & Start Time – Dependant on time of year, ranger availability and Country Centre events

To book, please download and complete our booking form, and return to

Ranger-led Activities
Sensory Safari

Sensory Safari

3 walks available. Choose one to suit group abilities. Tailored towards under 15s

  • Walled Garden and Castle (easy, stairs-but can be avoided, level ground)
  • Waterfall from below and Castle (medium, stairs and uneven ground)
  • Waterfall from above and Castle (medium+, stairs and uneven ground)

Tracking Trail

Learn how to spot subtle signs left by passing Glen animals Tailored towards under 15s

Survival School

Learn how to survive in the wild Tailored towards under 15s

Guided History Trail Walk

Informative walk around Kelburn’s history-rich estate

Tracking Trail


1-15 people – £30
16-20 people – £40
21-25 people – £50
26-30 people – £60

If your group is larger than 30 people please contact us at

*All group bookings also require a Day Ticket, per person. Groups over 10 people will receive a 10% discount.

Indoor Area Bookings

Castle Tours

Book a private castle tour for your group. You may book:

  • Tour only (includes guide book)
  • Tour plus entry to grounds and gardens (includes guide book)
  • Tour, grounds and gardens and refreshments (includes guide book)

Prices available at enquiry.

Please email for more information.

Indoor Area
Playbarn Indoor Soft Play

Playbarn Indoor Soft Play

Exclusive Access – Flat rate £45
Non-exclusive Access – £1.50 per child

Either option maximum group size is 30 children for 30 minutes.

Adult supervision at all times.

Indoor Area

Private use for the duration of your visit. Useful for bag storage, covered lunch area, group muster point.

£30 – £100
(price subject to group size and building availability)


Please use for both indoor and ranger-led bookings

Please download the booking form and return it completed to

Confirmation will be via email and or telephone call from Kelburn. A non-refundable £20 deposit is due within 2 weeks after booking confirmed by Kelburn. (Deposit does not apply to self-led with no indoor area and no play barn). All other payments can be made on the day prior to start time.

Further Information

Outdoor dress

According to seasonal weather- sturdy shoes at all times. Warm layers, waterproofs & wellies best for Spring, Autumn and Winter. All options for Scottish weather basically!


The terrain at Kelburn is not suitable for those with mobility issues, prams or wheelchairs. However, we can discuss a tailored area/route should this be required. Please note if the group includes registered carers, maximum group size for ranger-led activity for special ability groups is 15 including carers.