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Hall Hill Farm

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Lanchester, Durham DH7 0TA, England
+44 1388 731333
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Nice day out

Not the largest visitor farm in the north east but plenty to keep young ones entertained (7and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rebecca H
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South Shields, United Kingdom
Great family day out kids just love

Taking the children to look round the farm they loved the chicks and rabbits and a great ride on... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Irene W
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Durham, 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 and Bronze Awards at NE Tourism Awards 2013. NE Small Visitor Attraction of the Year 2011. See the animals, cuddle the rabbits and guinea pigs, donkey rides, tractor and trailer rides. Lambing Time in March April. Indoor Soft Play Barn, tearoom and giftshop. Crazy golf (deposit required). Sheep Racing and puppet shows at weekends and during school holidays.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“donkey rides” (54 reviews)
“puppet show” (38 reviews)
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Lanchester, Durham DH7 0TA, England
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+44 1388 731333
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"donkey rides"
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"puppet show"
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"feeding the lambs"
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"sheep race"
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"play barn"
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"crazy golf"
in 27 reviews
"bouncy pillow"
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"barrel ride"
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"pony grooming"
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"all ages"
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"great family day"
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"indoor play area"
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"soft play"
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"young ones"
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"packed lunch"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not the largest visitor farm in the north east but plenty to keep young ones entertained (7and under). Enjoyable day out and a chance to feed and hold some animals.

Thank Rebecca H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Taking the children to look round the farm they loved the chicks and rabbits and a great ride on the tractor

Thank Irene W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Little ones and the gown ups can holdthe little chicks i have never been able to do this before!!!! loved seeing the rabits that you can also hold. Animals are gentle and we had so much fun feeding them what a wonderful day for such...More

Thank Elise G
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We spent a good few hours here before being kindly ushered out as the place had closed. Will definitely be going back.

Thank Theo S
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Reviewed 27 December 2017

I used to come here as a little girl so it was really special to be able to bring my five year old daughter along when we were back in the country. We visited a few days before Christmas and despite it being winter there...More

Thank carpedentum
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Took the grandkids here in the hols leading up to Halloween they started off in the petting barn with rabbits and guineapigs moved on to a donkey ride then went to feed the lambs before lunch.after that we picked our pumpkin and carved it out...More

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Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington Tourism Manager at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Thank you for your review of your visit at half-term. We are delighted to hear how much you and your grandchildren enjoyed the visit. We now have our Santa tickets on sale through our website.

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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Every time my grandchildren come to stay a visit to Hall Hill farm is essential. They love the variety of things to do as well as the wide range of animals. I love it too not least because it is such good value!

Thank Joan R
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Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington Tourism Manager at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

How lovely! I'm delighted to hear a visit to Hall Hill Farm is an essential part of your grandchildren's stay with you. look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Visited today with my 3 year old nephew and my mother. The farm was a fantastic venue for a autumnal day out. We arrived at 10 (hadn't checked the opening times on the website) but staff still let us into the gift shop to browse...More

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Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Thank you for your comments, we are delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your visit and especially the Halloween activities, the team put a lot of time and effort into the event, and it was a great success as I'm sure you will agree....More

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Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Visited with our 5 year old granddaughter. So much to do. Lovely friendly staff. Was lovely feeding the lambs. Animals seem happy and very well looked after. Loads to do and staff happy to go the extra mile for the kids. Highly recommend.

Thank doggyfeet
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Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

We always try to ensure our visitors have a great time, and we have a great team working for us, so we are delighted you feel we do go the extra mile. Many thanks for your recommendation.

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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Visited here when staying locally on holiday with grandparents and three children aged 1, 3 and 4. We all had a great day and would definitely recommend. Weather was good for us and there was a great variety of outdoor and indoor activities. The staff...More

Thank Marjory M
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Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Dear Marjory M, thank you very much for your recommendation, we are delighted to hear everyone enjoyed their visit, and the 3 children enjoyed the range of activities at the farm.

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Katy M
8 August 2017|
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Sorry only Guide dogs allowed
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Response from Eileen R | Reviewed this property |
Good for all animal lovers.
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Chocciehips
29 May 2016|
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Response from Hallhillfarm | Property representative |
We do have both disabled and accessible toilets, and access to most areas except the tractor ride. The farmyard is tarmac, but some of the paths are gravel and on a slight incline, other areas are grass. We currently... More
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