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Old Hall Farm

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Lovely farm.

This attraction is certainly worth a visit with something for everyone. The staff are incredibly... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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Wonderful destination for a family outing

I have taken my children several times to Old Hall Farm and each time we remain for most of the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“working farm”(29 reviews)
“play barn”(16 reviews)
“shire horses”(35 reviews)
Nestled in the Cumbrian Hills and surrounded by the Lake District lies Old Hall Farm. This is an open historic working farm, following the the farming year, therefore activities will change month by month. Each visit will be different. Typical...more
Bouth LA12 8JA, England
+44 1229 861993
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This attraction is certainly worth a visit with something for everyone. The staff are incredibly caring and passionate about what they do and why they are doing it. The backdrop is stunning. And the ice cream is a must! Thank you for a lovely day.

Thank DangerousPaddy
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have taken my children several times to Old Hall Farm and each time we remain for most of the day.There is always a new activity or an extra game to be had playing on the ride on tractors or jumping in the hay barn....More

Thank 909Frances
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staged on a beautiful part of the country. Staff are exceptionally friendly, knowledgeable, helpful and accommodating. My daughter had a wonderful time learning how to long reign Skye the Shire horse. The Ice cream was to die for and the machinery was absolutely fascinating and...More

Thank Brendan R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited as a family group...from 2 1/2 year old to 94 yr old and various in between. There was something for every one. Even the dog was welcome! My husband was taken by the engineering work shop and the steam engines! We all loved the...More

Thank ANN H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came here after picking up a leaflet whilst on holiday but do not believe the blurb. The Chicken Shed tea room is said to offer 'tempting farm made cakes' when actually they were bought in from Costco warehouse - I shop there so recognised...More

3  Thank Alys0n1971
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took my 5 and 3 year old great niece and nephew and we all loved it. The children got to collect eggs, put animals to bed and lead ponies out to the fields. The heavy horses are wonderful and the staff friendly and knowledgeable. Highly...More

Thank Penjn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a fantastic day out at Old Hall Farm. Our little girl loved riding on the little tractors and having a ride in a small cart pulled by Ernie the donkey. We also made butter and loved looking at all the traction engines. Lunch...More

Thank KitweAl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to Old Hall Farm for a truly memorable Traction Engine Experience Day on Western Star (she is beautiful). To be able to fulfil a life long dream of ours was truly magical and amazing the experience will stay in our hearts and minds...More

Thank JudithandMark46
Reviewed 11 June 2018

We visited last week loved every second beautiful horses, lovely atmosphere, amazing ice cream had a lovely time with you thank you loved the old car in the barn as well

Thank molskes
Reviewed 11 June 2018

What a superb day out & so much of it is for free. The staff are great & we learned so much about horses from Tracey & Zoe. We had a 4 year old with us who was treated wonderfully & invited to join in...More

Thank crehow
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9 September 2017|
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Response from yorkshirelass002 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is included.
9 July 2017|
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Response from 803charlotte | Property representative |
Hi yes it is possible to just pop in for an ice cream or coffee or even just lunch. We have a very pleasant seating area in the middle of the farm and pedal tra tors and gokarts foir the kids or kids ate heart
4 May 2017|
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Response from 803charlotte | Property representative |
no parking is free