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Barleylands Farm and Craft Village

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Great day out

Took my grand daughter in the school break. She really enjoyed it and I thought it was value for... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lori822
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London, United Kingdom
Great snake encounter

The park has a different feel at this time of year. There is a bit less going on, but there are... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tamlyn A
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Get ready for free range family fun at Barleylands Farm Park. Packed with excitement there's so much to do whatever the weather. Say hello to farmyard friends big and small, meet birds of prey, handle reptiles, run wild in the indoor play, jump...more
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Barleylands Barleylands Road, Billericay CM11 2UD, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great day at Barleylands, my friend and I were visiting a uni friend and her baby (18months old) and we wanted to have a day outside but the weather wasn’t too great. We came to Barleylands and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves, there were hardly...More

Thank Alice C
WeAreBarleylands, Public Relations Manager at Barleylands Farm and Craft Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your great review and for telling us about your visit. We are delighted you took part in so many of the activities and thought it was an excellent day out. Throughout November we are running a Seasonal Sale – with a 1/3...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place, very clean, however very pricey! We visited during Oct half term, thankfully it was a lovely sunny day and we could be outside a bonus as the indoor soft play area is small, very small and was uncomfortably busy, approx 20 (max) small...More

Thank summershopper
WeAreBarleylands, Public Relations Manager at Barleylands Farm and Craft Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave this review and to share your feedback with us. We’re so sorry you didn’t enjoy your visit. We would be interested in talking to you more about your recent experiences at Barleylands, and would be grateful if...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took my grand daughter in the school break. She really enjoyed it and I thought it was value for money. My only criticism is there should be staff supervising the play areas. There was big kids running around knocking the smaller ones over ..it was...More

Thank Lori822
WeAreBarleylands, Public Relations Manager at Barleylands Farm and Craft Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review and for recommending us. We’re delighted you enjoyed your visit and felt it was value for money too. We take all feedback on board to continue to improve our services and do ask that children are supervised at all times...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The park has a different feel at this time of year. There is a bit less going on, but there are some advantages to an autumn visit. Our snake encounter was excellent as my daughter actually got to touch the corn snake which didn't happen...More

Thank Tamlyn A
WeAreBarleylands, Public Relations Manager at Barleylands Farm and Craft Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for sharing your review. We love this time of year on the farm, there’s lots of seasonal activities to enjoy. Make the most of our Seasonal Sale – with a 1/3 of all weekday tickets this November at the tills and online. We...More

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Nothing like the big nationally renowned show elsewhere but still enjoyable despite being overpriced for what was on offer. Cons - Entry on gate £14 plus £2.50 for an inaccurate programme and food vans charging over the odds for ordinary fayre, eg £7 ish for...More

Thank Tonertrio
WeAreBarleylands, Public Relations Manager at Barleylands Farm and Craft Village, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Thank you for leaving your review. Although the Essex Game and County Fair took place on our showground, it was not organised by us. We will pass on your feedback to the organisers but if you wanted to contact them directly you can do so...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I have been coming here for some time and the only reason I go is mainly for convenience plus the Tiptree tea room there is lovely. The actual farm park is in need of some TLC and the playbarn is dirty, lacking in atmosphere and...More

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WeAreBarleylands, Public Relations Manager at Barleylands Farm and Craft Village, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Thank you for leaving your review. Our reception staff are always on hand to help our visitors. As part of our pass terms and conditions we ask visitors to bring their Annual Passes, this helps keep queues short and means you have longer to enjoy...More

Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

We went here with all my grandsons. They range from 19 months 7 years and 9 and there was something there for everyone. The animals are friendly and accessible and the little train ride is so much fun. There's lots of activities to do and...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

We absolutely love it here. Always have a friendly welcome, staff are never too busy to talk to you, there is always plenty going on as well as all the animals to feed and learn about 🙂 Great for kids, great for the adults.More

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WeAreBarleylands, Public Relations Manager at Barleylands Farm and Craft Village, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Thanks for leaving us this great review! We take great pride in knowing you found our staff to be helpful and got to experience the animal activities we have on offer. It's getting spooky in the Farm Park as we get ready for Halloween, plenty...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Kids thoroughly enjoyed their visit here. Feeding the animals was the highlight for them. The shows were enjoyable and the staff were very engaging with the crowd. The indoor soft play area was another good place for the kids to play as well as the...More

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WeAreBarleylands, Public Relations Manager at Barleylands Farm and Craft Village, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. It's great to hear you got to take part in the animal feeding, we love when visitors get to experience the animal interactions!

Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Myself and my two children went for a day out at Barleylands. There are lots of great things about the farm. We enjoyed the snakes alive talk and the tractor ride. Two hours in and we hadn't even made it to the animals yet which...More

Thank CandAontour
WeAreBarleylands, Public Relations Manager at Barleylands Farm and Craft Village, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review. We're so pleased you enjoyed the Snakes Alive talks and the other activities taking place in the Farm Park. We're getting ready for our Halloween events this October, plenty of spooky activities to take part in, we...More

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Clcrane
26 August 2016|
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Response from Emma W | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes you can take your own food. The bouncy castle will be free not sure if there is a small charge for biscuit decorating and if your group fall in love with idea of pottery there is definitely a charge but its worth... More
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John S
9 March 2016|
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Response from WeAreBarleylands | Property representative |
Hi John, La Bottega isn't with us anymore. We now have a new Tiptree Pantry and we'll have a Tiptree Tea Room opening very soon.
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4Don
30 October 2015|
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Response from BenYorkie | Reviewed this property |
try the Internet . Look up Barleylands craft centre Billericay There's a full list there
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Paamay
17 February 2015|
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Response from Barleylands B | Property representative |
The entrance fee for our farm park is £10 per adult, £9 per child with under 2's going free. Don't forget you can save when you book online in advance! The Craft Village is open from Tuesday to Sunday and entrance if... More
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