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Hensting Alpacas

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Absolute fantastic morning spent walking and feeding alpacas! The guides were fantastic and would... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
BoardingPass258206
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Up close and personal with the Hensting Alpacas

Great walk in lovely countryside with the amazing Hensting Alpacas. Really interesting visit with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
NicolaH2352
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Come and Join us here in Otterbourne Hampshire, when the weather is good we like to be outside trekking or walking Alpacas. This allows you the general public to come and get up close to these beautiful animals, hear them hum to each other, feel how...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Kiln Lane | Brambridge, Eastleigh SO50 6HT, England
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+44 23 8069 2235
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolute fantastic morning spent walking and feeding alpacas! The guides were fantastic and would recommend this to everyone!!!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great walk in lovely countryside with the amazing Hensting Alpacas. Really interesting visit with some great alpaca facts. Of course the Alpacas stole the show

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank NicolaH2352
Reviewed 30 October 2018

I cannot recommend this experience highly enough. The talk from Derek was so informative but also very humorous. The pleasure of walking with Alpacas cannot be described. The team of ladies were also very friendly and explained more about the habits of the animals. We...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mary R
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

Such a great experience. Beautiful animals, beautiful walk along the river. I’d highly recommend! Derek really makes the whole atmosphere with his sense of humour!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank abbieyo
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend treated me to an alpaca experience yesterday and I have to say it was incredible. The staff were lovely and so informative from start to finish. It’s clear the animals are extremely well looked after and the staff are very passionate about them....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

After watching an episode of Countryside featuring the unusual experience of walking with alpacas, my Mum commented "aww I want to walk an alpaca". Later I was racking my brain for a birthday present idea for Mum and I remembered what she said. So a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Louise J
Hensting, Owner at Hensting Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Thank you so much for your beautifully articulate feedback. it makes all so worth it when we get such praise. Look forward to seeing you again soon

Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

We were a group of five with two alpacas. The staff were welcoming, professional and informative. The alpacas were well mannered, adorable & we fell in love with them! It's a wonderful set up in a beautiful setting. We'd definitely recommend it...... It was a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MicheKC
Hensting, Owner at Hensting Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Were all so glad you had a great time, and thank you for coming to see us.

Reviewed 17 August 2018

We had a super morning meeting the friendly Alpacas, a very well organised activity, in a peaceful location. Derek and his staff are welcoming and knowledgeable. Following the visit I have already bought a gift voucher for my daughter for a return trip. Can recommend...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 773petew
Hensting, Owner at Hensting Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Thank you for this lovely feedback and we are looking forward to meeting you daughter

Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

A very special morning spent with these beautiful gentle creatures. Derek, our host was very welcoming and gave a very informative and witty talk about the alpacas. We then met some of the alpacas, before being introduced to the alpacas we were going to walk....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Hensting, Owner at Hensting Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Thank you and your most welcome, lovely to have met you and glad you enjoyed the restaurant at the garden center out friends next door

Reviewed 8 August 2018

Really enjoyed this experience, very well organised and Derek the guy running it was very amusing. We started the morning off learning about the Alpacas which was very interesting, we then met our Alpaca. Couldn't believe how soft and lovely natured they all were. Once...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sally2018A
Hensting, Owner at Hensting Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Glad you enjoyed your walk Sally. very kind of you to leave us nice feedback and look forward to seeing you again soon

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cgb1961
7 October 2018|
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Response from Hensting | Property representative |
Hi the groups at the weekend can be up to 50 people in the week its much smaller thank you
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Emma-Louise F
4 March 2018|
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Response from Hensting | Property representative |
Hi yes you need to pre book as we only have so many alpacas to walk at any one time, you can do that on the website
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Snezhynka
20 August 2017|
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Response from Hensting | Property representative |
Hi no sorry no dogs as the alpacas are very nervous animals
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