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Pennywell Farm

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Wow! Really is a fun filled, friendly day out.

We visited Pennywell Farm for the first time on Monday and all I can say is wow! Such a lovely farm... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Angela W
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As always another fantastic day at Pennywell Farm

The kids love having activities to follow and tokens to collect. It keeps them focused, occupied... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Pennywell Farm is a multi award winning attraction, the largest farm attraction in the South West. There is a different hands on activity, show or display every half hour and four farm rides included in the admission price. Pennywell is also the...more
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| Lower Dean, Buckfastleigh, Dartmoor National Park TQ11 OLT, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited Pennywell Farm for the first time on Monday and all I can say is wow! Such a lovely farm with healthy, happy animals, great staff and lovely food and service from the Cafè. The grandkids loved cuddling the piggies and I must say...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Angela W
Valerie B, Public Relations Manager at Pennywell Farm, responded to this reviewResponded today

Wow! What a fabulous review. Thanks for all your lovely comments. I'm so glad that you cuddled the pigs - we want visitors of every age to come and enjoy the whole experience. It's not just the grandkids that should feel super special! We look...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

The kids love having activities to follow and tokens to collect. It keeps them focused, occupied and so excited. The staff always out do themselves, so friendly and helpful. We visited on the 2nd day of opening and are looking forward to visiting many more...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank NatalieT1080
Valerie B, Public Relations Manager at Pennywell Farm, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for the fantastic review, Natalie! Great to hear that you are making the most of your free return ticket. If you are planning more than a few visits over the year it may be worth looking at a season ticket as it might...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Took some time for us to get in almost 30 mins, we had pre booked on line. But we were told they have had a system installed and they all had to get used to it. Apart from this the day was amazing. The staff...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Russell W
Valerie B, Public Relations Manager at Pennywell Farm, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for the lovely review. It's a relief to hear that we were able to redeem ourselves after you had a wait to get in. We have an additional admission desk for the rest of half term so if you use your free return...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We turned up and immediately felt special! Warm welcomes and smiles by all the staff here, it must be the jam first.... or is it cream... The new bouncy castle in Noah's Barn was epic fun for the 5 & 2yr old while we enjoyed...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Weheartdevonshore
Valerie B, Public Relations Manager at Pennywell Farm, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for your review. It's very exciting for us to hear that your children enjoyed the new bouncy castles in Noah's Barn - so much went into the planning. Delighted that you experienced a warm welcome as that is certainly what we...More

Reviewed 13 January 2019

We had a wonderful trip to Pennywell in August - the staff are so friendly and helpful and there is so much to do. We loved cuddling the micro pigs and all the other animals in the petting area. The rides and pig racing were...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank StowfordFarmMeadows
Valerie B, Public Relations Manager at Pennywell Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the lovely review. We hope that you will return to see us again soon.

Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

We loved our visit to Pennywell, young family members with us enjoyed the whole experience, was there the majority of the day, stars of the show were the piggies! Facilities were great.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DiBishop
Valerie B, Public Relations Manager at Pennywell Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2018

Thank you, Di. The piggies always seem to steal the show! Thank you for the great review.

Reviewed 7 November 2018

Had a lovely day, staff were really friendly, our son had a good day, although it was a little chilly it didn't spoil our fun. Good selection of food

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Christopher S
Valerie B, Public Relations Manager at Pennywell Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2018

Thank you Christopher.

Reviewed 27 October 2018

Took my 2 grandchildren age 4 and 8 to Pennywell Farm for the 1/2 term goat event. Really good time was had by us all. The rides included were s real treat and a great hit with the children who went on every thing many...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Valerie B, Public Relations Manager at Pennywell Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Hi Alan Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you enjoyed a great day at Pennywell with your grandchildren.

Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

I visited pennywell farm today with my two sons aged five and seven and what a fantastic time we all had. We payed around £26 for myself and my eldest son (my youngest son had a free ticket) I booked our tickets online so we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Valerie B, Public Relations Manager at Pennywell Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you for the brilliant review, Emma. You discovered the key to a great Pennywell day; arrive early and get stuck into the activities. Oh, and always make some time for piggy cuddles too! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

So today (25/10/18) I visited with my three children and they’ve had the best day!!! They’ve loved the magician, the animals and holding the baby piglets was by far the best experience! The goats have made them laugh so loud! We’ve just paid a silly...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lizstar567
Valerie B, Public Relations Manager at Pennywell Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you for the great review. We're very pleased to hear that you had an enjoyable family day out with us and very much hope that you will visit Pennywell again.

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