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Hall Hill Farm

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Lanchester, Durham DH7 0TA, England
+44 1388 731333
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Lovely day out, lots of things for kids to do and see and certainly worth buying the bags of animal... read more

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geordiecj87
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Good place to take the kids but only in good weather

Unfortunately it was a freezing cold, foggy day which made it quite a miserable experience. I... read more

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lmb723
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Northumberland, United Kingdom
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Award winning Farm Attraction, Farm Attraction of the Year 2017 and 2010. Best in Education 2014, Winner of Silver NE Tourism Awards 2013 and Silver Award for Small Visitor Attraction of the Year 2017. See the animals, cuddle the rabbits and guinea pigs, donkey rides, tractor and trailer rides. Lambing Time in March April. Indoor Soft Play Barn, tearoom and giftshop. Crazy golf (deposit required). Sheep Racing and puppet shows at weekends and during school holidays.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“donkey rides” (55 reviews)
“puppet show” (39 reviews)
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Lanchester, Durham DH7 0TA, England
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+44 1388 731333
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"great family day"
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Reviewed today via mobile

Lovely day out, lots of things for kids to do and see and certainly worth buying the bags of animal feed at the gift shop, easy to spend a whole day here. The pig race is a must see

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Reviewed yesterday

Unfortunately it was a freezing cold, foggy day which made it quite a miserable experience. I would only go there again in good weather. Not enough to do under cover. No proper cafe but you can take your own food. The sheep racing was fun,...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited last weekend..what a great afternoon...we took our 3 year old granddaughter and she had a great time from the moment we checked in. Holding and feeding the animals. Having fun in the tractor depot...Playing on the swings...riding on the tractor and watching the sheep...More

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Hallhillfarm, Owner at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Many thanks for your great review, we are delighted you had such a great time and we look forward to seeing you again.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yes to a day at the farm. Been a few times with the grandsons. Lots of animals to see and interact with. Large cafe on site . Father Christmas grotto in December. We went one day and it rained all the time we were there....More

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Hallhillfarm, Owner at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your comments, we are pleased to hear you enjoy visiting the farm with your grandsons, and that you appreciated our wet weather passes.

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Reviewed 12 June 2018

Travelled there with my daughter and 20 month grandson not too sure if there would be much to do for him ,how wrong was I,Animal petting galore, brilliant outdoor play area,bounce area,indoor play area ,tractor rides picnic area the place was brilliant.I had a great...More

Thank Kary115
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Hallhillfarm, Owner at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Many thanks for your lovely comments, we are delighted to hear our new outdoor play area is brilliant, it only opened at Easter and we are really pleased with it. We look forward to seeing you again.

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Reviewed 31 May 2018

This place is good no matter what your age! I love visiting Hall Hill Farm. Its a lovely place, lots of animals and you can have a good laugh whether your with friends, kids, hubby or wife. Couple of bags of food from the souvenir...More

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Hallhillfarm, Ann at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Thanks for your great review, we do receive lots of visits from Animal lovers of all ages, And it’s good advice to bring a coat, as we are on top of a hill!

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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

We spent the full day from opening till it closed at hall hill farm. My boys love animals so was ideal place. They both enjoyed perry the animals, milling the cow and feeding the lambs. We found the day flew past as we tried to...More

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Hallhillfarm, Ann at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

So pleased to hear you had a fantastic day at Hall Hill Farm. We are very much about animals, so it is an ideal place to visit for animal lovers of all ages. I’m pleased to hear your boys enjoyed the barrels and the play...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

This is a great day out for anyone with young kids. There’s the usual animals to see, chicks, rabbits and guinea pigs to hold and lambs to feed. The sheep race is fantastic. What really sets this apart for us though is the huge indoor...More

Thank Lins2503
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Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

That's great to hear, thank you for your comments, we look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Reviewed 11 May 2018

We came here one Saturday and forgot to go home. So much to do and see in a safe environment. Even when the weather got colder we went into the indoor play area and spent more tim having fun. The café was good value for...More

Thank Joanne W
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Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Hi Joanne, Many thanks for leaving a review, we are pleased to hear you had a great day, the indoor play area is great when the weather is cold or wet, I will pass on your comments to the rest of the team.

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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Couldn’t recommend this place highly enough...... great value for money and Loads to do. The place is well kept and the staff are friendly and helpful. The cafe Is reasonable and the additional attractions make for a lovely fun filled day. It’s a long time...More

Thank lee w
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Hallhillfarm, Owner at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Many thanks, we hope it won't be too long before you are back! The new play area is fantastic.

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susan882016
8 May 2018|
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Response from Hallhillfarm | Property representative |
We do have facilities for that age, with high chairs, baby changing and an under 3’s play area. We do advise that under 3’s do not touch the animals as they may put fingers in their mouth, but I am sure they would still... More
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Katy M
8 August 2017|
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Sorry only Guide dogs allowed
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Adam B
31 August 2016|
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Response from Eileen R | Reviewed this property |
Good for all animal lovers.
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