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Bransby Horses

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Excellent walk in the country

A fantastic place to visit and walk around in the fresh air patting and looking at the horses... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Rachel M
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Great

I love this place it's free to go round so you can take kids if you have them for something to do... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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Bransby Horses is one of the UK’s largest equine welfare charities in the UK, completely funded by the generosity of public donations. We are dedicated to improving the lives of horses, ponies, donkeys and mules since we were established in 1968. We...more
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All reviews gift shop picnic area rescue centre animal lovers horse sanctuary horse lover great charity horse related free entry nice cafe lovely place to visit well worth a visit play area for children children love walk around few hours great afternoon
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A fantastic place to visit and walk around in the fresh air patting and looking at the horses, ponies and donkeys. Our kids had such a good time we had to go back again.More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Rachel M
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving fantastic feedback regarding your recent visit! It's great to hear you enjoyed a great day with us here at Bransby Horses and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Don't forget to keep an eye on our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place it's free to go round so you can take kids if you have them for something to do at a weekend ,you can stroke the horses ,donkeys etc ,then have lunch in the cafe ....the cafe is clean and friendly and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank coffeeconiseur
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving a review, we really appreciate your ongoing support for Bransby Horses. We also appreciate your constructive criticism and have passed this onto the Feedroom Cafe. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future, Bransby Horses.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited several times and keep coming back. It may not be everyone’s cup of tea but it’s great to be able to go and let a toddler/preschooler let of steam, meet the horses, ponies and donkeys and learn even on a cold and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your ongoing support. Supporters, however often they may visit, allow us to continue rescuing, rehabilitating and rehoming equines through kind donations. We will pass your kind feedback on and of course look forward to welcoming you back in the very near future....More

Reviewed 13 January 2019 via mobile

Our daughter Matilda received a sponsorship of a donkey also named Matilda for her birthday last year. As we’re keen donkey fans we decided to pay a visit. We really did not know what to expect but we had a wonderful time. The horses and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kittybeau
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving a review of your recent visit :) It's fantastic to hear you enjoyed our Visitor Centre facilities! As a charity, we really appreciate your ongoing support, supporters like yourselves allow us to continue our vital rescue and welfare work alongside looking...More

Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

Took our dog to this fabulous place. Wonderful facilities, including the cafe. We spent two hours being moved by the stories behind the horses and donkeys. But the joy was seeing how well these equine animals are benefiting from their new environmentMore

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank WattisfieldS
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2019

Thank you for taking time to leave a review of your recent visit. We're glad you enjoyed your day out with us here at Bransby Horses, we really appreciate your support. Hopefully we can welcome you back in the very near future, please do keep...More

Reviewed 24 December 2018 via mobile

We’ve visited many times and it is always a pleasure!! Incredible horses, fabulous volunteers, short and long walk, amazing cafe/food and great for a quick visit or an all day trip out! We’ve come Christmas Eve a few years in a row and lots during...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CharlotteS2754
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2019

Thank you for leaving such a lovely heartfelt review. It's great to hear you're all such regular visitors to our Visitor Centre and we look forward to welcoming you all including your bulldog back in 2019! Your support is very much appreciated as generous supporters...More

Reviewed 22 December 2018 via mobile

Even in winter it's great to see horse, ponies and donkeys doing their thing. All rescued from less than ideal situations, now well fed and comfortable even if that does mean rolling in the mud, but that's horses for you! A good cafe and shop...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2019

Thank you for leaving a fantastic review of your recent visit to Bransby Horses. We really appreciate your kind support, all proceeds raised from supporters like yourselves enable us to continue our vital rescue and welfare work. We look forward to welcoming you back in...More

Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely time so many lovely stalls hospitality was very good. I lost my purse and it was hanfed in and a staff member rang me. So happy great venue.More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MINSTER1072
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2018

Many thanks for your kind review. We're thrilled to hear you had a great day with us at our Chirstmas Fayre, which is a fantastic fundraiser for our vital equine welfare work. We're also happy your purse was reunited with you at the end of...More

Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

A great place to take young kids. Lovely place to walk around. They look after the horses so well. Amazing work by devoted volunteers. They hold events throughout the year and it has a nice little cafe too.More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mark R
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2018

Thank you very much for leaving a review, Mark R. It's great to hear you're a regular visitor of our Visitor Centre facilities and enjoy attending our events and supporting the work we do. We hope to see you in the near future, please do...More

Reviewed 10 December 2018

We visited whilst on a weekend break. The site covers some 600 acres and there are wheelchair friendly paths. I walk with the aid of a stick so we only managed to cover a small area, However we did see some of the horses and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Michael T
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2018

Thank you for leaving a review of your recent visit to Bransby Horses, Michael T. We're really pleased you enjoyed your visit with us and understand the needs of our residents at our rescue centre. Bransby Horses really appreciate your kind donations, all donations go...More

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TrendyFoodFollower
9 December 2015|
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Response from BransbyHorses | Property representative |
Hi, Dogs are very welcome here at our Lincolnshire Visitor Centre if they are on a lead. We hope to see you again very soon!
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bazmahmoud
6 May 2015|
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You cannot ride the horses at bransby as they are mainly rescue or retired, however you can have one hour ride in Lincoln for £20 at park riding school on the common which is fantastic
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