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Bransby Horses

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Fantastic Christmas Fayre

We had a lovely time so many lovely stalls hospitality was very good. I lost my purse and it was... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
MINSTER1072
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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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A great charity

A great place to take young kids. Lovely place to walk around. They look after the horses so well... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Mark R
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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Bransby Horses is one of the UK’s largest equine welfare charities in the UK, completely funded by the generosity of public donations. We are dedicated to improving the lives of horses, ponies, donkeys and mules since we were established in 1968. We...more
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All reviews gift shop picnic area animal lovers rescue centre horse sanctuary horse lover horse related lovely place play park free entry nice cafe well worth a visit play area for children children love great afternoon few hours all ages
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a lovely time so many lovely stalls hospitality was very good. I lost my purse and it was hanfed in and a staff member rang me. So happy great venue.More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MINSTER1072
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Many thanks for your kind review. We're thrilled to hear you had a great day with us at our Chirstmas Fayre, which is a fantastic fundraiser for our vital equine welfare work. We're also happy your purse was reunited with you at the end of...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A great place to take young kids. Lovely place to walk around. They look after the horses so well. Amazing work by devoted volunteers. They hold events throughout the year and it has a nice little cafe too.More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mark R
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you very much for leaving a review, Mark R. It's great to hear you're a regular visitor of our Visitor Centre facilities and enjoy attending our events and supporting the work we do. We hope to see you in the near future, please do...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited whilst on a weekend break. The site covers some 600 acres and there are wheelchair friendly paths. I walk with the aid of a stick so we only managed to cover a small area, However we did see some of the horses and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Michael T
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for leaving a review of your recent visit to Bransby Horses, Michael T. We're really pleased you enjoyed your visit with us and understand the needs of our residents at our rescue centre. Bransby Horses really appreciate your kind donations, all donations go...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to visit spontaneously and it did not disappoint. The weather was not on our side however we got in the car and went about our day. We arrived at Bransby horses fairly hungry, so had a quick look through the gift shop and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ewelina G
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving such a fantastic review of your recent visit to Bransby Horses! It certainly looked like you had a great day with us from the photos you have shared. We look forward to welcoming you back in the very near future. Please...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a wonderful time with the horses and a. Good lunch after. The place is very clean and staff are very kind and make you welcome. It's been well thought out for disable people. We will be going backMore

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank j h
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving a lovely review of your recent visit. It's great to hear you enjoyed your time spent at Bransby Horses and we appreciate your kind feedback which we will of course pass on. We hope to welcome you back in the very...More

Reviewed 7 November 2018

Very disappointed, the only animals we saw were a few shetland ponies and horses which were in unaccessable fields, I dont mean we wanted toget into the fields but being closer. There were two donkeys in a stable and that was it. There is a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank morsequay
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

We appreciate you taking time to leave a review of your recent visit. We are disappointed to hear you didn't enjoy your day as much you thought you would. We are currently undergoing some building work on our Visitor Centre yard, we have chosen to...More

Reviewed 7 November 2018

Lovely day out for all ages. something for everyone. Nice picnic and play area. Lovely, cafe and shop.More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank JenninAl
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

Many thanks for leaving a review on your thoughts of Bransby Horses! We hope to welcome you back in the near future to use our facilities and visit our rescued equines. Please do keep an eye on our website for upcoming activities taking place around...More

Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

What a fabulous job the volunteers do at Bransby horses. The visit was enjoyed by the whole family for an afternoon out. The horses, donkeys and ponies there were well looked after, clean paddocks and seemed very friendly and happy. We didn't visit the cafe,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Thank you for the fantastic review! We hope to welcome you and your family back very soon and we hope you get time to enjoy our Feedroom Cafe too! Kind regards, Bransby Horses.

Reviewed 3 November 2018

Free entry to wander around the horses, great cafe and reasonably priced shop. I love visiting here Thoughtful benches near the childrens play area and a small ice cream stand/ snack bar near fields This place is a joyMore

Date of experience: October 2018
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BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Thank you for taking time to leave a review of your recent visit, we really appreciate it. It's great to hear you love visiting us here at Bransby Horses and we really do hope to welcome you back in the near future. Don't forget to...More

Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

I sponsored ebony the mule on a previous visit with my dad so was excited to show my mum and brother.the place is very calm and well out together.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Stephanie D
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2018

Thank you for your kind support, Stephanie. All funds raised through adoptions help us to look after residents on site and continue to rescue and rehabilitate equines. Ebony and Bransby Horses hope to welcome you back very soon. All the best, Bransby Horses.

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TrendyFoodFollower
10 December 2015|
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Response from BransbyHorses | Property representative |
Hi, Dogs are very welcome here at our Lincolnshire Visitor Centre if they are on a lead. We hope to see you again very soon!
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bazmahmoud
7 May 2015|
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Response from Mystery_Critics | Reviewed this property |
You cannot ride the horses at bransby as they are mainly rescue or retired, however you can have one hour ride in Lincoln for £20 at park riding school on the common which is fantastic
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