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Hall Hill Farm

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Day out with grandchildren

Great day out for kids, getting up close to the animals and enjoying themselves. Good value as well.

Reviewed 1 week ago
Andrew M
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Bishop Auckland, England, United Kingdom
AMAZING!!

We LOVE Hall Hill Farm! Not sure why I haven’t left a review previously. Called again today! Soooo... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jodie B
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Jarrow, United Kingdom
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Award winning Farm Attraction, Farm Attraction of the Year 2017 and 2010. Best in Education 2014, Winner of Silver NE Tourism Awards 2013 and Silver Award for Small Visitor Attraction of the Year 2017. See the animals, cuddle the rabbits and guinea...more
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Lanchester, Durham DH7 0TA, England
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+44 1388 731333
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great day out for kids, getting up close to the animals and enjoying themselves. Good value as well.

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We LOVE Hall Hill Farm! Not sure why I haven’t left a review previously. Called again today! Soooo much to keep little ones entertained. All clean and tidy. Clear animals are well looked after. Guinea pigs, rabbits and chicks and the chance to hold them,...More

Thank Jodie B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We Visited today for my neices 3rd birthday party and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves! There was numerous activities for all ages!! I have to highly commended them though for there catering for food allergies!! My son has multiple food allergies and they provided him with a...More

Thank Sarah J
Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for your review, I will pass on your thanks to the catering team. Look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 20 September 2018

My Grandchildren like to visit. Its ok however, Im just not into farm yard activity. Good for the little ones to learn.

Thank eddieprice13
Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Sorry to hear farms aren't your favourite places, but many thanks for bringing your grandchildren.

Reviewed 20 September 2018

Enjoyed a good few hours looking around the farm with my Grandson. We enjoyed all the animals, particularly the pigs and the goats which we fed. The play area was fun as was the tractor ride around the farm. The cafe was excellent and we...More

Thank Oilcanman
Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, we are delighted to hear you enjoyed all the animals, as well as the tractor ride and play area. The catering team will be delighted with your comments too! Many thanks, hope to see you...More

Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed the variety of activities inc feeding animals/ indoor play / climbing frame and outdoor play. Good information points and facilities. Lots of places to take your own picnic. We had good weather so could stay most of day.More

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Hallhillfarm, Owner at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Thank you for leaving a review, we are pleased to know you enjoyed the variety of activities we provide and that visitors are welcome to bring a picnic. We appreciate that for many families eating out can be both expensive and difficult to keep everyone...More

Reviewed 30 August 2018

this is a well-kept site with a very high standard of cleanliness. There is a good pub across the road serving quality meals

Thank ali2163
Hallhillfarm, Owner at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Many thanks, we like to make sure the farm is always clean and tidy. Unfortuately the Punchbowl at Satley has recently closed.

Reviewed 29 August 2018

It's many years since I first visited Hall Hill Farm at Lanchester with my own children and now I was back with my two grand-children. Wasn't sure if there would be enough to occupy them for a full day out. How wrong could I be...More

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Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Many thanks. What an excellent summary of a visit to Hall Hill Farm, we are delighted to see you return as a grandparent, the farm has now been open to the public 37 years, and I know you will have seen a lot of changes...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018

It is a long time since I last visited, what a change, totally revamped. Much better more interesting things for the kids to do. The animals are more accessible too and the kids loved the interaction.

Thank Karen M
Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

We are delighted to hear how much you enjoyed the continual improvements we have made.

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely farm with lots to do. Just unfortunate that after paying an entry fee you need to pay for additional things such as donkey rides and quad bike rides.More

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Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Thank you for your review, we are sorry you felt we have hidden costs, we do try to make this clear both on entry and on our website and leaflet. We only charge for 2 things the barrel train and the donkey rides and both...More

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susan882016
8 May 2018|
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Response from Hallhillfarm | Property representative |
We do have facilities for that age, with high chairs, baby changing and an under 3’s play area. We do advise that under 3’s do not touch the animals as they may put fingers in their mouth, but I am sure they would still... More
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Katy M
8 August 2017|
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Sorry only Guide dogs allowed
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Adam B
31 August 2016|
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Response from Eileen R | Reviewed this property |
Good for all animal lovers.
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