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Redwings Horse Sanctuary

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Closed Now: 10:00 - 16:00
Open today: 10:00 - 16:00
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Perfect for horse lovers!

A lovely day out with the family and friends. Very clean and tidy. We decided to make a weekend of... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2018
Lauren S
Interesting and worthy

This is very pleasant to walk round appreciate the countryside and the horses some of whom are... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
JethrotheMutant
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Oulton Broad, United Kingdom
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Redwings Caldecott is Redwings Horse Sanctuary's largest visitor centre, home to almost 120 rescued horses, ponies, donkeys and mules. Here you can meet mini but mighty Shetland pony Sampson, plus a whole herd of more than 30 donkeys and mules...more
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Beccles Road | Caldecott Hall, Fritton NR31 9EY, England
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+44 870 040 0033
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All reviews gift shop free entry lovely couple of hours lovely morning cake play park disabled facilities lovely place lovely visit lovely lady family visit children's play area few hours beautiful horses small shop my mum staff were very friendly
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had visited previously and just walked in as you don't have to pay to visit. Today however we came in through their new building and a group of people were talking so I thought I'll just walk round them and go out to see...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 10 December 2018

A lovely day out with the family and friends. Very clean and tidy. We decided to make a weekend of it and hire a static home through a company called 2cHolidays, which made the weekend so much better!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lauren S
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2018

We're so pleased you enjoyed your visit Lauren S! Thank you for your lovely review and we hope you can pop back and see us again soon x

Reviewed 7 November 2018

This is very pleasant to walk round appreciate the countryside and the horses some of whom are almost old friends

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank JethrotheMutant
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2018

Thank you so much JethrotheMutant for visiting Redwings Caldecott and for your lovely review!

Reviewed 12 October 2018

What a fantastic sanctuary,we were visiting in the area and decided to go for a visit,we are so glad we did. The horses and donkeys are so well looked after,the area is clean,staff are so friendly and informative,some of the things they told us made...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sandyp472
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

Thank you so much sandyp472 for visiting Redwings Caldecott and for your wonderful review! We're so pleased you enjoyed your time with us and hope you'll be able pop back again soon x

Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Took a lovely peaceful stroll around this sanctuary, it was a pleasant place. Free to enter and you can take the dog.. will be back ! Keep up the good work

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank wendyann411
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2018

Thank you very much wendyann411 for your lovely review! We look forward to welcoming you again soon x

Reviewed 16 September 2018

The area was limited due to contractors working on the new areas. Completely understandable and looking forward to the places. Even with the limited areas, still admired the see the differences with the horses. Couldn't see the donkeys due to the area close to contractors...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank UkiBrit
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review UkiBrit! We have some exciting developments taking place at Redwings Caldecott, including the creation of new visitor facilities and a rehoming centre for our horses. This has meant some areas of the site have had to be cordoned-off temporarily,...More

Reviewed 14 September 2018

Enjoyed a lovely morning at Redwings; looking at the horses; looking round the gift shop and charity shop; was winter so look forward to visiting in better weather

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Penny926
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

We're so pleased you enjoyed for visit Penny926. Thank you for your lovely review! Redwings Caldecott is open every Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday throughout the year so there's plenty of opportunities to pop back when the sun is shining :-)

Reviewed 25 August 2018

I know they are changing a lot of things at Redwings - such as a much better car park, but apart from that none of the changes seem to be for the better. There has been a playground at Redwings for years that was always...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Hi familyof7and1, we’re very sorry if aspects of your visit to Redwings Caldecott did not meet your expectations, however we have some very exciting developments underway. We’re currently creating new visitor facilities, including a brand-new welcome centre, café and gift shop, and a rehoming centre...More

Reviewed 24 August 2018

Have visited the Redwings many times, and loved seeing all the horses and donkeys. This time everything has changed, no children's play area, no cafe but maybe it will improve when all the alterations have been completedMore

Date of experience: August 2018
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RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Hi diddydi-do, thank you for visiting Redwings Caldecott. We're very sorry if aspects of your visit did not meet your expectations on this occasion, however we have some very exciting developments underway. We’re currently creating new visitor facilities, including a brand-new welcome centre, café and...More

Reviewed 26 July 2018

Went to Redwings with an open mind as horses are not high on our list of favourites. However we thoroughly enjoyed our time there. There is no admission charge, the staff are well presented and helpful and there is a shop and small café. There...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2018

Thank you so much for your wonderful review alexandra160! It's lovely to hear that your granddaughter now sponsors a donkey and we look forward to welcoming you all again soon x

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jheskins
5 March 2017|
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Response from Redwings H | Property representative |
Yes dogs on leads are more than welcome at all our centres jheskins! We hope to see you soon
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lankiepreston
27 April 2016|
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Response from C A W | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe there is a regular bus route to this attraction.
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Margaret M
27 March 2015|
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Response from Redwings H | Property representative |
Hi Margaret, thanks for your message, yes the centre is open throughout the Easter weekend and every day until November, we look forward to seeing you soon, best wishes and many thanks, Nicola from Redwings x ps enjoy!
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