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Hall Hill Farm

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Lanchester, Durham DH7 0TA, England
+44 1388 731333
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Lovely family day trip

Travelled there with my daughter and 20 month grandson not too sure if there would be much to do... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Kary115
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Excellent

This place is good no matter what your age! I love visiting Hall Hill Farm. Its a lovely place... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
xLxuxcxyx
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Bishop Auckland, 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 NE Tourism Awards 2013 and Silver Award for Small Visitor Attraction of the Year 2017. 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.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“donkey rides” (55 reviews)
“puppet show” (39 reviews)
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Lanchester, Durham DH7 0TA, England
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+44 1388 731333
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"donkey rides"
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"puppet show"
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"feeding the lambs"
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"sheep race"
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"play barn"
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"crazy golf"
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"bouncy pillow"
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"barrel ride"
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"all ages"
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"indoor play area"
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"great family day"
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"soft play"
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"young ones"
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"grown ups"
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"rabbit"
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"packed lunch"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Travelled there with my daughter and 20 month grandson not too sure if there would be much to do for him ,how wrong was I,Animal petting galore, brilliant outdoor play area,bounce area,indoor play area ,tractor rides picnic area the place was brilliant.I had a great...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is good no matter what your age! I love visiting Hall Hill Farm. Its a lovely place, lots of animals and you can have a good laugh whether your with friends, kids, hubby or wife. Couple of bags of food from the souvenir...More

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Hallhillfarm, Ann at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your great review, we do receive lots of visits from Animal lovers of all ages, And it’s good advice to bring a coat, as we are on top of a hill!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent the full day from opening till it closed at hall hill farm. My boys love animals so was ideal place. They both enjoyed perry the animals, milling the cow and feeding the lambs. We found the day flew past as we tried to...More

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Hallhillfarm, Ann at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So pleased to hear you had a fantastic day at Hall Hill Farm. We are very much about animals, so it is an ideal place to visit for animal lovers of all ages. I’m pleased to hear your boys enjoyed the barrels and the play...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great day out for anyone with young kids. There’s the usual animals to see, chicks, rabbits and guinea pigs to hold and lambs to feed. The sheep race is fantastic. What really sets this apart for us though is the huge indoor...More

Thank Lins2503
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Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

That's great to hear, thank you for your comments, we look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Reviewed 11 May 2018

We came here one Saturday and forgot to go home. So much to do and see in a safe environment. Even when the weather got colder we went into the indoor play area and spent more tim having fun. The café was good value for...More

Thank Joanne W
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Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Joanne, Many thanks for leaving a review, we are pleased to hear you had a great day, the indoor play area is great when the weather is cold or wet, I will pass on your comments to the rest of the team.

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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Couldn’t recommend this place highly enough...... great value for money and Loads to do. The place is well kept and the staff are friendly and helpful. The cafe Is reasonable and the additional attractions make for a lovely fun filled day. It’s a long time...More

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Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

We visited Hall Hill Farm today with our 2 year old son. He loved petting the chicks and rabbits/guinea pigs and feeding the lambs. He had his first ride on a donkey and tractor and enjoyed jumping on the big air beds. So much to...More

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Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Katwig, Many thanks for your recommendation, we are delighted to hear how much your son enjoyed his first visit to the farm, we look forward to seeing you again.

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Reviewed 27 April 2018

Called today as a special surprise for my wife - feeding the pet lambs. There was so much to see even for adults, but the children visiting were so enthralled it was lovely to see their reactions too. All for the price of a cinema...More

Thank john e
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Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for leaving such a great review, we are delighted you and your wife enjoyed your visit. We are very fortunate to live in such a lovely part of the country. I will pass on your comments to the rest of the team.

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Reviewed 23 April 2018

took grand children had nice day out but it rained kids loved it I thought a bit over priced and the lambs were lovely and petting area great

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Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving a review, sorry to hear it turned wet on your visit, hopefully you will have better weather if you visit us over the summer.

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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Really nice people very friendly and helpful loads of attractions for my 3year old daughter to try well laid out not to far to walk between areas plenty of places to eat or just to sit and watch the kids have fun.if your kids like...More

Thank Colin W
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Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely comments Colin, we do appreciate people taking the time to leave a review.

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susan882016
8 May 2018|
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Response from Hallhillfarm | Property representative |
We do have facilities for that age, with high chairs, baby changing and an under 3’s play area. We do advise that under 3’s do not touch the animals as they may put fingers in their mouth, but I am sure they would still... More
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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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