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Walby Farm Park

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Walby | Crosby-on-Eden, Carlisle, Crosby on Eden, Carlisle CA6 4QL, England
+44 1228 573056
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Amazing day out

It can get busy but there’s always something on like horse grooming or feeding rabbits or go karts... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
gib2008
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Penrith, United Kingdom
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Not bad

Trying to find something to do on Sunday and because we have never been thought to give it a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
tbaker99
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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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Looking for things to do or places to visit in the Lake District & Cumbria? For children’s days out in the Lake District & Cumbria, Hadrian’s Wall or South-West Scotland Walby Farm Park has it all! Enjoy a family day out at Walby Farm Park!Fun for all the family come rain or shine! Walby Farm Park, just 4 miles from Carlisle and the M6 motorway (J44), is a great day out for the whole family. Exciting outdoor play areas, lots of animal friends, including many rare breeds and Cumbria’s biggest indoor play area, there really is something for everyone! Families, schools, groups and birthday parties can ‘Meet the Animals’, take a stroll along the farm’s nature trail or just relax in our Curly Tails Cafe, open daily serving delicious hot and cold home-cooked food.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“soft play area” (26 reviews)
“all ages” (33 reviews)
“goat” (7 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
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Walby | Crosby-on-Eden, Carlisle, Crosby on Eden, Carlisle CA6 4QL, England
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+44 1228 573056
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"soft play area"
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"all ages"
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"goat"
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"sand pit"
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"annual pass"
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"home cooked"
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"go karts"
in 28 reviews
"great fun"
in 17 reviews
"age range"
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"walby farm"
in 24 reviews
"great family day"
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"grown ups"
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"year olds"
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"great value for money"
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"admission price"
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"children love"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It can get busy but there’s always something on like horse grooming or feeding rabbits or go karts and trampoline s a huge sand pit ,golf ,little tractors,animals and soft play and more but it’s amazing and it’s got a cafe with high chair and...More

Thank gib2008
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Trying to find something to do on Sunday and because we have never been thought to give it a try Think it's better suited to younger children..not much for a 13 year old really. Fed lambs and goats and used the swings and so on...More

Thank tbaker99
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Go as a couple with your kids and expect to pay an inflated entry fee. This attraction requires an entry fee for each parent, so for our recent visit with our four year old son,we ended up paying £28 entry. It’s a good attraction, although...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

I have visited a few times over the past couple of years (with 3-6 year old) around easter (for the baby animals) or in the summer and each time we have spent several hours here enjoying the many and varied activities. There is always a...More

Thank E H
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Took our 5 year old twins on Easter Sunday. Plenty to do on the day kept busy with the egg hunt, especially as there were 50 coloured eggs to find. Large play area outside, a maze and peddle cart track all proved good fun. I...More

Thank Darren H
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

We took my Daughter and my 13 month old Granddaughter today and I could not believe they charged just under £10 pounds for her as she is over one year old I know it’s a business but she is just started walking shame on you...More

2  Thank V2783SOjohnf
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Fab fun place to visit. Lots to do for a range of childrens ages. Lots of free parking. tasty café and ice-cream bar. Soft play for bad weather and large outdoor play and animal experiences.

Thank Kaytee14BH
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

We visited Walby Farm Park whilst staying at Stanwix Park, Silloth (see separate review) with our 2 granddaughters, aged 10 & 7 years. Yes, this attraction is not cheap, costing us nearly £33 admission for 2 senior citizens and 2 children, but we did have...More

1  Thank Ian P
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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

I visited Walby Farm Park for the first time and was shocked at the prices! They charged £9.95 for my 2 year old son and £9.45 each for my wife and I. In total costing us basically £30 for a couple of hours. For children...More

6  Thank bem127
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Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Where I come from (in Norfolk) these farm play places have an off peak price this time of year..WALBY charged us £30 for 2 adults and a 2 year old. 2 year olds can only use the world's smallest soft play area and being 2...More

3  Thank GreatDaines
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sue l
1 August 2017|
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Response from Neil8Katie | Property representative |
Hello Sue, So sorry for the delayed response here - we're 3 to 4 miles from the centre of Carlisle, there is a bus to the nearest village (Crosby-on-Eden or Low Crosby) once a day but it would be about a mile walk along the... More
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lynneallan57
3 March 2017|
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Response from Sandra A | Reviewed this property |
All questions have been answered above , but I will just add that it seems a lot to pay to get in but you can spend a whole day there it's great fun for kids
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Jo B
26 November 2016|
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Response from Joan W | Reviewed this property |
They are closed 24.25.26 Decandalso New Years Day. Merry Christmas to you all xx
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