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Address: Family Park Maidstone Road | Beltring, Paddock Wood TN12 6PY, England
Phone Number:
+44 1622 872068

The Hop Farm Family Park is Kent's major visitor attraction. Open everyday...

The Hop Farm Family Park is Kent's major visitor attraction. Open everyday (except on special event days). Pay/play rides/attractions and more.

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Fun Day Out

We were initially a bit hesitant due to quite a few negative reviews but so glad we decided to try this for ourselves as we had a lovely day out. It is a £1 per person entry... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Dagenham, United Kingdom
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Dagenham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were initially a bit hesitant due to quite a few negative reviews but so glad we decided to try this for ourselves as we had a lovely day out. It is a £1 per person entry into the park, which includes the soft play, mini golf and playground. These all kept our children (age 4 and 15 months) entertained... More 

Thank Minky83
London, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Arriving at the farm it was very confusing finding the right car park some were behind a barrier and we only through because somebody was coming out and allowed the barrier to open. Nothing is signed just take a chance park and walk. I choose the wrong direction and walked all the way back. I ate in the café just... More 

Thank cb512016
Dartford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My 3 year old and I went during half term and were so disappointed. Paying a pound to get in (fine with that) then everything seemed to require tokens? 2 tokens for a 35 second ride on tea cups? ( 1 token = £1) None of the staff were happy (apart from a lovely girl who was running the car... More 

Thank CDW736
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5 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for a work Christmas night night out here, and paid £50 for it. The food was really cold. They didn't bring the food for the guy next to me and when I said to them he hadn't got his they said 'well do you want it or not!' No apology, could t believe it. Then even the coffee... More 

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HopFarm, Manager at Hop Farm Family Park, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are not aware of any issues or complaints with regard to Christmas parties. Could you please email your details, company name and the date of the party to mfenton@thehopfarm.co.uk and we will investigate. This is highly unusual as we only receive huge compliments for our hospitality team's service and delivery, particularly for our parties... More 

Kent, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
26 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

Some attractions fail to please everyone but living nearby I have always found the Hop Farm a fascinating insight into the history of Kent and the beer making for which Kent is famous and pest control is necessary!

Thank Pam G
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Be aware, there are pigeons being shot in daylight, so think twice if you are taking your children there. Very sad. The whole place is falling apart, animals kept in inadequate conditions. Can't recommend.

Thank Magdalena D
HopFarm, Manager at Hop Farm Family Park, responded to this review

Dear Magdalena, Thank you for your feedback. The Family Park is closed until February half term so we're not sure whether you've reviewed the correct venue. Point to note: our animal farm is beautifully maintained with a loving, caring team looking after many rescued animals. We suggest you check you have commented on the correct venue before sending negative and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

The grotto and waiting area was really lovely and warm cosy and festive. The elves were full of spirit and enthusiasm and mother Christmas was really friendly and made everyone feel welcome and my daughter loved storytime. Santa was fun and friendly and really chatted with the children about their likes and hobbies. He even made us parents feel included... More 

1 Thank Sarah S
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Reading the negative review on here I nearly cancelled my grandsons annual visit which I had pre-booked in November. Thank goodness I didnt!! My grandsons aged 9, 7 and 23 months went with their parents and Grandad on Saturday and had the most marvellous time. They were greeted by two friendly ladies on Reception who stamped everybodies hand with Santas... More 

2 Thank cas1blue
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

I took my nephew to Hops Farm to see father Christmas and it was terrible. The entrainment was budget and hardly had anything to offer. We waited an hour to see Santa even though we were given a time slot, when we finally saw him he was let down. The pictures that were taken were terrible and then we had... More 

Thank Sophia D
London, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

I'm so happy hop farm is in Kent, wish I was aware when living in London, from drive in movies/bootsales/days out its just great!!! Good value !!

1 Thank Chloe S

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