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Sammy Seeds Fun Zone

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Hidden gem

This place is such a hidden little gem, I saw it on a post online and thought we would have a run... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2016
via mobile
Great day out for kids

Firstly you've got to realise that this is a small family run open farm. Not a modern expensive... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
York, United Kingdom
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“fun zone”(2 reviews)
Based on the site called Too Hoots and Animal World by the previous owners, we have renovated the site completely. We have a "one stop shop" garden centre for all of your gardening needs, a cafe serving superb home cooked food and SAMMY SEED'S FUN...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Hirst Road | Seedlings Garden Centre & Family Visitor Attraction, Carlton, Yorkshire Dales National Park DN14 9PX, England
+44 1405 869622
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All reviews lovely place young children fun zone reasonable price sand pit play area cafe piglets animals pens food
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Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Has some decent play areas and a good collection of different animals. I think my expectations were possibly too high? The garden centre is disused and just an empty large building to walk through. There were rabbits for sale next to the front desk which...More

Thank samantha h
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Firstly you've got to realise that this is a small family run open farm. Not a modern expensive attraction. The staff are friendly and welcoming. Prices are very reasonable. The animals are all well looked after and friendly. It's easy for the children to see...More

Thank Benny_boy1971
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

I go all the time. Great little day out for young children. Plenty of different animals to see, sand pit is great and an area to ride bikes. The cafe is clean and food is great at reasonable price. Staff very friendly. Lovely place

Thank AbzDanMarlowe
Reviewed 22 April 2017

How dissapointing. Yes very nice and friendly staff/owners but ... £8 for two children in the fun zone which was dirty and not well kempt, Toys broken in " sand zone " and the bikes / tractors were all broken in some way. Child's pizza...More

Thank jacquiLeeds
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Great day out and friendly staff loads for kids to do . I got 3 and 5 and 10 year old and all loved the day out thanks

Thank Stephen A
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

When we arrived at the play are there was poo all over the bike area with most of the bikes looking worst for wear . As we walked around the animals we notice that all there homes need a good clean out and ever water...More

Thank emast38916041
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

The garden centre can only be described as tired. It is poorly stocked and in need of major refurbishment. The cafe is adequate but we had to wait quite a while to be served our food. Overall not worth a return visit.

Thank elderfart
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Came for the afternoon , we all had lunch which was great price and lovely food, the staff were very , very friendly and couldn't do enough for you , headed off to the play area which we all loved our little son played all...More

Thank elle b
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Superb, friendly little family run venue, serving excellent home cooked food in the cafe with a nice children's area at the back. (There is also a small garden centre and farm shop, selling the essentials). You do need to arrive with the right expectations; this...More

1  Thank Rjo103
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

This place is such a hidden little gem, I saw it on a post online and thought we would have a run out. It looks small from the outside but is like the secret garden at the back. Plenty of well looked after animals. My...More

1  Thank brunnylass
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3 August 2015|
Response from Lewis T |
Hi, we now offer this service. It would last around an hour, would include preparing the food, feeding all animals, entering the pens to feed, where safe to do so, and interacting with animals, again, where safe to do so. We... More