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Bluebell's Dairy

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Locko Road, Derby DE21 7AR, England
+44 1332 673924
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Great afternoon activity!

I took my daughter for a couple of hours (this could have been stretched out much longer though... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Paula A
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Unicorn Day

I came to Unicorn Day with my daughter, it was very well planned and thought out. We cannot wait... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
LRose2017
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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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Family run Ice Cream Tea Rooms and Animal Patch. All our luxury artisan ice cream is made on the farm from our own cows milk. We have a good selection to try in our Tea Rooms. The Tea Rooms, offers a good range of delicious homemade food and cake.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“ice cream” (176 reviews)
“play area” (67 reviews)
“sand pit” (15 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:30
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Locko Road, Derby DE21 7AR, England
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+44 1332 673924
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"ice cream"
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"play area"
in 67 reviews
"sand pit"
in 15 reviews
"bouncy pillow"
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"feed the animals"
in 22 reviews
"small animals"
in 8 reviews
"petting zoo"
in 4 reviews
"easter trail"
in 4 reviews
"guinea pigs"
in 11 reviews
"small farm"
in 6 reviews
"animal food"
in 4 reviews
"farm animals"
in 9 reviews
"go karts"
in 4 reviews
"entrance fee"
in 12 reviews
"play equipment"
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"cakes"
in 16 reviews
"tea room"
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I took my daughter for a couple of hours (this could have been stretched out much longer though), and she thoroughly loved petting and feeding the animals as well as playing on the park area and the new play barn. We stayed for lunch and...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

I came to Unicorn Day with my daughter, it was very well planned and thought out. We cannot wait for the next one!

Thank LRose2017
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Can not fault this place! Has everything! Been going since it first opened and seen it build up over time. The facilities are great, animals to see and feed at just £1 a bag, food on site is lovely, nice big cafe (although could do...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Before anything else, this ice cream is the best you will have outside of Italian gelato, we travel 50 minutes to get it. The downside (and the reason it’s not a 5* review) is the cost. At over £4.50 for a 500ml tub it is...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As the title says ... I live, literally, across the field to Bluebells and feel I should come more as it's so local to me. However, every time I come I say to myself 'I'm not coming back'. Every visit it just gets worse here....More

Thank Lora131
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Oliver B, Owner at Bluebell's Dairy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Thank you for your review. Firstly Im sorry you haven't enjoyed your time If we had remained a 6 table café we would certainly not be in business today. For you and your 3 year old to come and visit us during a weekday...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Peak time (half term) entrance fee seems pricey but we spent a lovely 3 hours here on a beautiful sunny May afternoon. Our granddaughter would have been there til closing time if we'd been able to. The play park is good with equipment for young...More

Thank SIT1975
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful place for a 6 year old and a 6 month old. Lots of animals and lots of activities to keep children entertained. Very well priced attraction and a good value restaurant / coffee shop. We should be supporting good value local attractions like...More

Thank Hollyncharlie
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The ice cream here is delicious. It is more expensive than other brands but it is well worth it. Definitely recommend as a great place to have lunch or bring the kids for a morning out

Thank CharLiz12
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

Visited on a lovely, sunny, warm day a couple of weeks ago. It was very busy- it seemed as if every yummy mummy and their children in Derbyshire were here. Our young person enjoyed looking at the few animals, the play area and particularly the...More

Thank Lovajolly
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

I took my grandchildren 2 and 4 to visit. Nothing to do few animals play barn they wanted to go in was for older children they couldn’t reach the tractor peddles, the wheelbarrows wouldn’t push on the maize. Very poor. The cafe was nice and...More

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MrsBee3
8 April 2017|
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Response from Oliver B | Property representative |
Hi. Thanks for your question. The best route is down Footpath No. 22 which comes off Sancroft road, which will bring you across the fields. The only other route is down Locko Road but this is a very busy road and there is... More
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Samantha R
12 June 2016|
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Response from Oliver B | Property representative |
Hi Dogs are allowed on the site but not in the tea rooms or the play area. Many Thanks
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