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“chill out with the lovely llamas”

Golden Valley Llamas
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Owner description: Half day llama trekking experiences with Golden Valley Llamas in Herefordshire, England, U.K. Learn all about these charming and gentle animals, help feed them, before haltering and grooming your cuddly llama. He will then escort you on a trek through South Herefordshire's most beautiful countryside. The llama trek experience lasts 3 hours. By August 2015 we are expecting the 4th and last baby llama (cria) of the year. Visitors will be able to meet the whole herd including the babies.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Activities for older children
Reviewed 16 June 2014

if you can't bear the thought of relaxing in beautiful surroundings, with amazing hosts and of course the beautiful llamas then this is not the place for you..if you want to escape the hurly burly of the modern world than head to old kings street farm. i guarantee you won't regret it. Stay in the lovely cottages and treat yourself to a trek out with the llamas. Not the only activity in the area but by far the best! can't wait for an excuse to return.

2  Thank ninjatravellor
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Reviewed 13 April 2014

I stayed along with a friend for three nights in Pamona Cottage. We have been counting down with excitement to our holiday and we were not disappointed!

When we arrived Amanda welcomed us into the cottage and we were greeted with fresh jam, eggs and milk (very yummy). We were told we were able to explore the area and Amanda was very knowledgable about the area.

The next day after a beautifully peaceful sleep we met Robert and the Llamas. What a treat!! Robert was so informative and was able to answer all of our (at times very stupid) questions. He showed us how to harness the llamas, we then brushed them while he chatted to us about the llamas and their very funny personalities. We went for our trek where we took in some gorgeous views with the llamas. When we returned we hand fed the llamas and there were a few photo opportunities.

We felt so comfortable and relaxed from the moment we arrived and neither one of us wanted the break to finish. I can't recommend the accommodation or the Llama trek enough and I really want to return soon.

2  Thank Victoria W
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Reviewed 5 August 2013

Friends arranged a llama trek weekend for us and never having done anything like this before we were not sure what to expect. The cottages were beautifully done (we stayed in Pomona) and the welcome on arrival could not have been warmer. Lots of home produce, from sloe gin to fresh eggs - we were even able to collect our own eggs the next morning! Then there were the llamas! We were very carefully and thoughtfully introduced to them all and then assigned one each for our trek! We had plenty of time to get to know "our own" llama before we set out - they all seem to have their own characters and personality. The trek itself is a wonderful way to relax and enjoy both the beautiful local scenery and the company of a truly wonderful animal. We all enjoyed it beyond our wildest expectations. Not to be missed!

2  Thank Stephen U
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Reviewed 4 August 2013

We'd been looking forward for over a year to our week staying in the Cider House (the one bedroom cottage) at Old King Street Farm and we weren't disappointed. From the welcome pack of homemade jam, sloe gin, freshly picked raspberries and herbs, as well as eggs from the farm's chickens, to being told by the farm's lovely owners Robert and Amanda prior to our arrival to feel free to introduce ourselves to the llamas whenever we wanted, we couldn't have felt more at home from the first minute we got there.

The cottage itself was spacious and fully kitted out to the extent that I've had kitchen and bathroom envy ever since.

The llamas themselves were a joy and it was great being able to go and see them in their field every day.

Amanda and Robert are very welcoming and genuine people. It was a pleasure to meet them.

We found plenty in the local area to keep us amused for the week and can recommend visits to the Big Pit; Ancre Hill vineyard; Small Breeds Farm & Owl Centre; Time Machine Museum of Science Fiction; and Clearwell Caves in particular.

Well worth a visit - we'll be back!!

3  Thank Paula S
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Reviewed 29 May 2013

I bought this experience for my husband's birthday because he loves animals and is a keen photographer. We weren't disappointed. Right from the moment we arrived we were greeted by the enthusiastic owner who was eager for us to me the llamas and get to know them. Wr spent some time feeding, grooming and learning about them and then took them for a 3 mile walk on a common with great views of the Herefordshire countryside. On our return my husband was able to photograph them in the field. It was an amazing day.

4  Thank Jan Mike S
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