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Kia Ora Mini Farm

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| Courteencurragh, Gorey, Ireland
+353 53 942 1166
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Very good family farm but pricey

You should definitely spend the day or a long period of time here and bring your own picnic. The... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
JennyO79
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Dublin, Ireland
school tour

my 1st time visiting after my sister recommended here, it didnt dissapoint. adults and kids all had... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
sheena p
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Award winning open farm in Gorey, Wexford with REAL diggers, fire engine ride, maze, milking cow, go karts etc. pay once on entry to enjoy unlimited access to all attractions, picnics welcome, free carparking and fully wheelchair accessible. Special Events at Easter, Halloween and Magical Christmas Experience.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fire engine” (67 reviews)
“real diggers” (19 reviews)
“go karts” (24 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:30
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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| Courteencurragh, Gorey, Ireland
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+353 53 942 1166
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"fire engine"
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"real diggers"
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"go karts"
in 24 reviews
"small animals"
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"baby rabbits"
in 8 reviews
"all ages"
in 16 reviews
"petting area"
in 7 reviews
"real fire"
in 5 reviews
"feed the animals"
in 7 reviews
"young kids"
in 8 reviews
"mini football"
in 3 reviews
"great family day"
in 8 reviews
"the barn"
in 4 reviews
"kids love"
in 6 reviews
"ride on toys"
in 3 reviews
"family rate"
in 3 reviews
"amber springs"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

You should definitely spend the day or a long period of time here and bring your own picnic. The entry fee is very pricey and is not reduced for very small kids eg Under 2s. There is a lot to different activities to do and...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

my 1st time visiting after my sister recommended here, it didnt dissapoint. adults and kids all had a blast, from 'milking' the cow to feed/holding animals, real diggers and a go in a real fire truck, and a complimentary icecream we defo got bang for...More

Thank sheena p
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our visit here an got to have a go on da fire engine kids liked it an was very busy everyone seemed relaxed an enjoying themselves was lovely atmosphere

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was so surprised at the flat rate for adults and children -most places under two are free. Expensive for what it is. Lots of old broken tractors and bikes. Fire engine doesn’t really do anything. Also as a big animal lover I was not...More

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Kia Ora M, Owner at Kia Ora Mini Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Orla, we are very surprised by your review as unless you have been living under a rock you are aware there is a heatwave in the country that hasn't been seen for many many years. There is an emphasis on saving water around the...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

The perfect day out for small kids, this place has everything, tractors and trikes everywhere you look, slides, play area, picnic area, fire engine,and an impressive collection of animals and pets to see. They didn't want to leave, most definitely worth a visit.

1  Thank loumurray56
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Kia Ora M, Owner at Kia Ora Mini Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Hi Lou thanks so much for your amazing review. We look forward to welcoming you all again soon

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Reviewed 2 June 2018

This has an entrance fee of €7.50 per person, it is the same for adults and children. Charge this for kids fine.....but adults????? There's nothing for adults to do. There are a few animals for the younger kids to pet and some tractors etc. to...More

Thank Sarah D
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Kia Ora M, Owner at Kia Ora Mini Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Hi Sarah your review surprised us as from the many previous reviews you will see that most of our visitors bring picnics and stay all day at the farm. The policy of the farm is pay once on entry and then you have unlimited access...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

On arrival I thought the price a little high due to the fact it’s the same price for adults as it is for kids. Flat fee of €7.50. Also on arrival as we were in the middle of paying the woman who was serving us,...More

1  Thank David C
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Kia Ora M, Owner at Kia Ora Mini Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Hi David, apologies for the wait on arrival. As we are a small business we don't have a dedicated office or someone to answer calls from customers and when we are busy its all hands on deck. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2018

What a lovely place to spend a day. Clean , friendly and great value. 2 year old couldn't have had more fun. Loads to do for all ages. Safe and plenty of shady areas for a hot day. Animals well cared for and petting area...More

1  Thank Hannon85
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Kia Ora M, Owner at Kia Ora Mini Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Thanks so much for your fantastic review. We are very happy to hear that your 2 year old enjoyed the visit. We are trying hard to ensure that all ages are catered for and look forward to welcoming you all again soon

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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

We had a great morning at the farm. Staff were really friendly and farm is really well kept. There are so many activities that were ideal for our 4 and 2 year olds. Holding rabbits and feeding animals definitely a highlight. They also enjoyed sand...More

Thank cathy098
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Kia Ora M, Owner at Kia Ora Mini Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Hi Cathy, thanks for your lovely review, we will take a look at the music over the intercom as we welcome all feedback. Look forward to welcoming you all again soon

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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

We visited the farm with our 3 kids (11, 9 and 5 years old). They all enjoyed the activities. They loved the real diggers, we had a pedal go cart race on the track, took a tour with the fire engine and were putting the...More

1  Thank tilo m
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Kia Ora M, Owner at Kia Ora Mini Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Lovely to hear that everyone enjoyed their time here at the farm. Thanks for taking the time to post such a great review

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Yvonne M
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Response from Peacock1707 | Reviewed this property |
It is quite geared to children from what I remember. There wouldn’t be a lot for adults only to do.
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