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Avila Valley Barn

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560 Avila Beach Dr, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405-8047
+1 805-595-2810
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Aussie tourist loved the Barn

Visiting from Australia gave me a chance to enjoy the barn and its attractions. Such a relaxing... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Toowoomba, Australia
Fun stop, the kids will enjoy the animals!

The Avila Valley Barn is always a fun stop for the family. There is a wide variety of products to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John R
Kingsburg, California
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“petting zoo” (42 reviews)
“pies” (75 reviews)
“farm animals” (35 reviews)
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560 Avila Beach Dr, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405-8047
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Visiting from Australia gave me a chance to enjoy the barn and its attractions. Such a relaxing stop and time to explore local products and treats. Being Christmas enjoyed my Santa and Mrs Claus moment (and I'm only young at heart) - ice cream treat...More

Thank 54Barb2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Avila Valley Barn is always a fun stop for the family. There is a wide variety of products to purchase ranging from fresh fruit and baked goods to ice cream and desserts to fun things for your house. The best part, however, is the...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would, on occasion stop here for their berry pies which I like. This place is pretty crowded, so sometimes it's not worth the effort. They have chickens running around, a mini farm of animals, produce, ice cream and other snacks as well as hot...More

Thank Alan F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It has goats, rooters, funny chickens, a cow, Emus, miniature horses. The inside of the barn has a store with all sorts of things like local honey, jam, pies and other cute things for kitchen or the house. There is also an ice cream shop...More

Thank Anastasia C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to enjoy a nice day in the country. Store has great products to choose from. Nice place to purchase some homemade pies. Enjoyed visiting the farm with all the animals.

Thank vam518
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Goats, chickens, emus, turkeys to feed. Fresh vegetables and fruit to buy, nice fruit pies and an assortment of gifts and toys to buy. Good ice creams.

Thank Graham D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to take the kids to feed the farm animals and go on a hay ride. Wonderful array of farm fresh fruits, vegetables and baked goods. Homemade ice cream, bbq and picnic tables. Also minutes from Avila beach. A definite stop for locals and...More

Thank Norene C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped on our way North at the recommendation of our hotel staff. Glad we did. Really cute. Lots of animals (goats, chickens, emus) for the kids to feed with the veggie feed bag you can purchase for $1. The animals looked healthy and knew...More

Thank CaWineChick
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here in the winter/ December. Lovely spot, great food and snacks. Lots of local treats to buy for holiday gifts. The kids enjoyed the hay ride and feeding the animals.

Thank mm1970
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Good selection of produce, gifts and pies. Roasted corn on the cob, in season and a corn stalk maze with hay ride in the fall. Fun place to visit, with a few farm animals to pet as well.

Thank Paulatrip8
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9 July 2017|
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Response from LoveGetAways70 | Reviewed this property |
Yes - for the most part. Store certainly; animal farm area is outside - so dirt.
22 March 2017|
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Response from giff64 | Reviewed this property |
Actually they do have Alpacas not Llamas.
10 May 2016|
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Response from Diane H | Reviewed this property |
Avila Barn is only about 10 minutes from San Luis. It's just a quick drive away!