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Hall Hill Farm

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Lanchester, Durham DH7 0TA, England
+44 1388 731333
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loads to do

Took the grandkids here in the hols leading up to Halloween they started off in the petting barn... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
mollymuggles
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
Very good value and great fun

Every time my grandchildren come to stay a visit to Hall Hill farm is essential. They love the... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
Joan R
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Durham, United Kingdom
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Award winning Farm Attraction, Farm Attraction of the Year 2017 and 2010. Best in Education 2014, Winner of Silver and Bronze Awards at NE Tourism Awards 2013. NE Small Visitor Attraction of the Year 2011. See the animals, cuddle the rabbits and guinea pigs, donkey rides, tractor and trailer rides. Lambing Time in March April. Indoor Soft Play Barn, tearoom and giftshop. Crazy golf (deposit required). Sheep Racing and puppet shows at weekends and during school holidays.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“donkey rides” (54 reviews)
“puppet show” (38 reviews)
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Lanchester, Durham DH7 0TA, England
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Took the grandkids here in the hols leading up to Halloween they started off in the petting barn with rabbits and guineapigs moved on to a donkey ride then went to feed the lambs before lunch.after that we picked our pumpkin and carved it out...More

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Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington Tourism Manager at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Thank you for your review of your visit at half-term. We are delighted to hear how much you and your grandchildren enjoyed the visit. We now have our Santa tickets on sale through our website.

Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Every time my grandchildren come to stay a visit to Hall Hill farm is essential. They love the variety of things to do as well as the wide range of animals. I love it too not least because it is such good value!

Thank Joan R
Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington Tourism Manager at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

How lovely! I'm delighted to hear a visit to Hall Hill Farm is an essential part of your grandchildren's stay with you. look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Visited today with my 3 year old nephew and my mother. The farm was a fantastic venue for a autumnal day out. We arrived at 10 (hadn't checked the opening times on the website) but staff still let us into the gift shop to browse...More

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Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Thank you for your comments, we are delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your visit and especially the Halloween activities, the team put a lot of time and effort into the event, and it was a great success as I'm sure you will agree....More

Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Visited with our 5 year old granddaughter. So much to do. Lovely friendly staff. Was lovely feeding the lambs. Animals seem happy and very well looked after. Loads to do and staff happy to go the extra mile for the kids. Highly recommend.

Thank doggyfeet
Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

We always try to ensure our visitors have a great time, and we have a great team working for us, so we are delighted you feel we do go the extra mile. Many thanks for your recommendation.

Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Visited here when staying locally on holiday with grandparents and three children aged 1, 3 and 4. We all had a great day and would definitely recommend. Weather was good for us and there was a great variety of outdoor and indoor activities. The staff...More

Thank Marjory M
Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Dear Marjory M, thank you very much for your recommendation, we are delighted to hear everyone enjoyed their visit, and the 3 children enjoyed the range of activities at the farm.

Reviewed 13 September 2017

Even though it was cold & windy, there is so much to do for the kids indoors & out. Loads of animals to feed/nurse with plenty of antiseptic wash to cleanse hands for yourself and kiddies. The inside has go carts and soft play for...More

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Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Pleased to hear everyone had fun at the farm despite the weather. We like to make sure our visitors can eat their picnics indoors, and pleased you enjoyed all the animals too.

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

There are many of these around the region which are worth a visit, in my opinion though Hall Hill Farm is the best by a long way! We all love it and go as often as we can, the kids always have a great day...More

Thank Glen P
Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you for your fantastic review, we are delighted to hear that you consider Hall Hill Farm is the best in the region, we are currently finalising our plans for the October half-term and Santa visits, hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Good day out. Kids held Rabbits, Chicks etc for ages. Plenty of animals to pet and feed. Bumpy tractor ride, Sheep race, play parks. Bottle fed lambs and hand fed goats. Friendly staff and informative. Only downside of the day was a chav family who...More

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Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you for your review, we are delighted you all had a good day out, with lots to see and do.

Reviewed 6 September 2017

A full day can be spent at Hall Hill Farm and the kids will love every bit of it, there are rides, entertainment, food, play areas, and animals to hold and feed. Not cheep but a full days fun for the kids makes it worth...More

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Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you for your 5 star review, every year we do try to improve by adding new attractions or facilities, so we are delighted to hear you had a full day of fun at the farm.

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We love Hall Hill, a proper farm with real hands on experience, I've been visiting with the nursery children for years and I wouldn't go anywhere else. Loving the new improvements it's a real all weather farm!

Thank Nicola C
Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you for your review Nicola, as you know we specialise in school visits during term time, and we are now taking booking for our Santa visits, we are delighted you love the new toilets and car park improvements.

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Katy M
8 August 2017|
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Sorry only Guide dogs allowed
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Adam B
31 August 2016|
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Response from Eileen R | Reviewed this property |
Good for all animal lovers.
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Response from Hallhillfarm | Property representative |
We do have both disabled and accessible toilets, and access to most areas except the tractor ride. The farmyard is tarmac, but some of the paths are gravel and on a slight incline, other areas are grass. We currently... More
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