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Smithills Open Farm

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Smithills Dean Road, Bolton BL1 7NS, England
+44 1204 595765
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Feeding the animals was the best for the grandchildren.

It is very near the moors so you can walk or drive around for the views. It is on Smithills Dean... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
lancslass265
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Bolton, United Kingdom
Good family outing

Took the whole family here over the weekend and what a great time was had by all. Everyone loved... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
themagster01
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“donkey rides” (145 reviews)
“pets corner” (101 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
LOCATION
Smithills Dean Road, Bolton BL1 7NS, England
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+44 1204 595765
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"donkey rides"
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"pets corner"
in 101 reviews
"cows being milked"
in 38 reviews
"baby animals"
in 35 reviews
"bouncy castle"
in 43 reviews
"animal feed"
in 31 reviews
"easter egg hunt"
in 17 reviews
"petting corner"
in 17 reviews
"party food"
in 15 reviews
"play area"
in 57 reviews
"under cover"
in 12 reviews
"birthday party"
in 44 reviews
"animal food"
in 10 reviews
"guinea pigs"
in 14 reviews
"birds of prey"
in 8 reviews
"bottle feed"
in 9 reviews
"hand wash"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It is very near the moors so you can walk or drive around for the views. It is on Smithills Dean near the school so it is not hard to find. There is also a cafe at the top of the Dead hill. We think...More

Thank lancslass265
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Took the whole family here over the weekend and what a great time was had by all. Everyone loved getting up close to the lambs and feeding the chicks. Good value for money too.

Thank themagster01
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My daughter loves going here. Great value for money as with all the things they have, you end up staying all day. They do live shows where the children can get involved and feed the baby animals which is fab (my daughters favourite part of...More

Thank Amanda N
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went for the morning and stayed all day, great value for money, great interaction with the animals and the staff were great, they obviously love what they do, highlight the lambs running in and feeding them and the calves

Thank Taz B
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A great family day out. live shows with baby lambs or chicks where you you get to feed them. nicely laid out settings with lots of opportunities t feed the farm animals and free parking.

Thank Stephen B
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I would recommend the farm , I took my two granddaughters they had a brilliant time . They enjoyed feeding the lambs and the tractor ride . We then had a wonderful picnic before going off on more adventures .

Thank Susan C
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I've been here twice now in the last month and can't believe I've never been before! Such a family friendly, reasonably priced day trip that means you can go back regularly if your child takes a liking to it. Well looked after animals, lovely staff...More

Thank Claire D
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Absolutely love this place. Great place for a day out for adults and kids. Not overly expensive, worth every penny. Will be back soon.

Thank daggerss
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today and was very impressed. Does what it says on the tin so farm animals, Cows, pigs, alpaca’s, lama’s sheep, goats, ponies, horses, donkeys, guinea pigs, rabbits, chicks and a few reptiles. Kids play area is good and has a bit of an adventure...More

Thank wayneleer
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to the Farm with my two grandchildren (5 & 3) and had a really great time, the talks given by the staff are really good (hence the robotic milking machine title) and the time in Pets corner was wonderful with talks and lots of...More

Thank chrisnsuzanne
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bwfinediner
7 February 2018|
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Response from Carl G | Property representative |
Hi. Entrance fees are £7 children (under 2’s free) £8 adults. Family ticket is £28. 🐮🐮
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Christopher S
2 August 2017|
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Response from Liz E | Reviewed this property |
yes.
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Allyson D
28 April 2017|
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Response from MIKECHRISManchester | Reviewed this property |
We take our 2 year old granddaughter she loves holding the baby animals and there are plenty of small slides and indoor bits and pieces for them to do, we have taken our kids for years, hope you like it.
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