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World Horse Welfare .Belwade Farm

#2 of 9 things to do in Aboyne Features Animals
Dess | Aboyne, Aboyne AB34 5BJ, Scotland
+44 1339 887186
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Lovely views

Had a fantastic day out here weather was stunning and really enhanced the views enjoyed the walks... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
David C
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Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
via mobile
Pristine but not particularly welcoming

Visited with four year old grandson. Beautiful location. Buildings have obviously been recently... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jay99
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Banchory, United Kingdom
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Belwade Farm , the Scottish Home for World Horse Welfare . Rehabilitating Horses/Ponies and Donkeys from all over the UK , who have needed to come into our care. Come and see the work that we do to help them to find their forever homes . Apart from this , we are in possibly the most beautiful part of Royal Deeside and there are plenty of walks with your dogs.Enjoy a lovely Lunch or coffee in our scenic Bistro . Or maybe celebrate your special occasion within our Stone Circle , or use our conference facilities . Belwade has so much to offer everyone ... not forgetting our Fairy Garden for the kids young and old .Come and see for yourself . Open Weds through to Sunday 11am - 4.00pm , other times by arrangement .
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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Dess | Aboyne, Aboyne AB34 5BJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic day out here weather was stunning and really enhanced the views enjoyed the walks with the dogs around by the river and seeing the horses some very friendly and came to say hello there is a big indoor arena where you can...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited with four year old grandson. Beautiful location. Buildings have obviously been recently built/renovated to very high standard. We went in to the desk area, which had a jacket hanging over a chair, but no-one on duty. We stood for ages, unsure whether we had...More

2  Thank Jay99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went with my 8 years old son. Sue our tour guide was very informative and kept my son amused all day long. The highlight of his day was grooming the Shetland pony and Digger the enormous gentle Clydesdale. I would thoroughly recommend Belwade farm...More

Thank Derek S
EDCruden, Manager at World Horse Welfare .Belwade Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Derek , thank you ever so much for your 5* review , am sure Sue and the rest of the team will be happy to know that you and your son enjoyed your day with us . The Belwade Experience is a new initiative to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for father day with 2 year old toddler and got water jugs on table that were terribly chipped. Food about £11 for main courses. We been many times as it quite and a charity for horses which grandson likes .More

Thank Yvonneanddog
EDCruden, Manager at World Horse Welfare .Belwade Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review , we are so sorry that you found that our jugs had chips in them . No excuse , but be rest assured that these will be put out of commission toot sweet . Thanks for bringing this...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped by Belwade Farm for lunch and was not disappointed! The food is very good, ranges from light bites and soup to full-on dinners and all reasonably priced. And the traybakes and cakes are well deserved after a good trek down to the river, and...More

Thank Reffee
EDCruden, Manager at World Horse Welfare .Belwade Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Thank you very much for your 5* review . We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed yourselves and hope to welcome you back soon .

Reviewed 30 December 2016

Paid a visit here with friends the views are breathtaking and seeing all the lovely horses( and dogs) was a great experience after our enjoyable walk w decided to take a light lunch in the cafe what greeted us was beyond compare first class prompt...More

Thank David C
EDCruden, Manager at World Horse Welfare .Belwade Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2016

Thank you for your 5* review .Haste ye back in 2017 . We are open from the 11th January and wish you all the very best for the New Year .

Reviewed 14 December 2016

As our family visit The Belwade Farm on a regular basis, this last weekend we had xmas lunch which was excellent first class, the service was great staff can,t do enough for you. The kids love looking round the horses, we will certainly be going...More

1  Thank charlie19482016
EDCruden, Manager at World Horse Welfare .Belwade Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2016

Thank you ever so much for your 5* rating . We are very happy that you enjoy your visits and hope you have a great Christmas and looking forward to welcoming you back in 2017 .

Reviewed 27 November 2016

very nice place dedicated to a great charity activity, beautiful setting and friendly atmoshere, I always have a relaxing time and a tasty lunch there, worth walking from Aboyne through the forest no matter what the weather is!

1  Thank JoJoSz
EDCruden, Manager at World Horse Welfare .Belwade Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2016

Thank you for your 5* rating , very much appreciated . Haste ye back

Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Visited today for lunch and I was really impressed with Belwade Farm! The food was delicious, reasonably priced, service was excellent and the view was stunning! I never heard of this place before, perhaps should be advertised more so more people can enjoy it! It's...More

1  Thank Paulina K
EDCruden, Manager at World Horse Welfare .Belwade Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2016

Thank you so very much for your lovely review . We look forward to welcoming you back , now that you have found us . Take care .

Reviewed 30 October 2016

Friendly atmosphere with stunning views towards the hills and viewing area to see horses or dogs if lucky, Fresh food served promptly. Will return to spend time doing the woodland walks.

1  Thank alysj260
EDCruden, Manager at World Horse Welfare .Belwade Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2016

Thank you for your kind review, we are pleased that you enjoyed your visit to Belwade Farm and World Horse Welfare. We shall look forward to seeing you again and hopefully you will enjoy the woodland walks and the rest of the farm soon .

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