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Shores Hey Farm

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Can't do enough to please!

I work at a residential home and some of our clients are in wheel chairs. The staff had reserved an... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Susan B
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Burnley, United Kingdom
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Nay Nay Brilliant

A lovely free place to go and visit. We walked around the farm, patting the various horses and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
bazonian2015
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Stockport, United Kingdom
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Shores Hey Farm is a hidden delight set in acres of green space overlooking the Thursden Valley. Although primarily the home of HAPPA (Horses and Ponies Protection Association), the site has been recently upgraded and now provides everything that...more
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Black House Lane | Halifax Road Briercliffe, Burnley BB10 3QU, England
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We came for the Fridays fish and chips at 2 for £7.95 which was excellent value for money , the staff were all very friendly and the service was prompt. The building is lovely , we sat in the window and admired the beautiful views...More

4  Thank sez23
Mark F, Public Relations Manager at Shores Hey Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2017

Hi Many thanks for taking the time to leave such a lovely review. We're so pleased you enjoyed our Fish & Chips 2 for 1 Friday Lunchtime Special. We'll certainly pass on your comments to The Scullery team. Our menu is carefully crafted by our...More

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 6 February 2016

We have as a family visited happa numerous times over the years. This was our first visit after re-furbishment. We are a little lost for words. A lot of money has been spent on the new building which houses the restaurant, gift shop, farm shop...More

5  Thank TJandMe
PeteBerrisford, Manager at Shores Hey Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2016

The equine team would like to thank you for your feedback and we would like to assure you that all the equines on site are happy and in the best of health. We have state of the art equipment including the solarium you referred to...More

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All reviews love horses horse sanctuary lancashire cheese beautiful horses friday lunch well worth a visit cafe serves home made fish and chips comfy chairs food boxes worthy cause year olds narrow lane cake great place to visit great family day
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I work at a residential home and some of our clients are in wheel chairs. The staff had reserved an excellent area in the cafe with plenty of space,the food was excellent and staff extremely helpful. Disabled Ifriendly with great access and facilities. Will definitely...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely free place to go and visit. We walked around the farm, patting the various horses and donkeys, apart from the nervous ones which had signs saying not to disturb them. Also has a great children's play area. lovely staff, has a great cafe...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Had our 7 year olds party here today. The two ladies who hosted it were brilliant and really engaged with the kids, everything ran smoothly and all the kids had a great time, and even though it was pouring down the pony grooming still went...More

Thank Patty C
Mark F, Public Relations Manager at Shores Hey Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Hi Patty Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are pleased that you had a wonderful birthday with us and will certainly pass on your comments to the staff involved. There will be plenty coming up for the kids in the...More

Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

We visited today with my little girl. Its sad to think that ponies was once neglected, but impressed with how well and looked after they were. We had our dinner at the cafe, and was very impressed by our top quality meal and polite, friendly...More

Thank Jacky S
Mark F, Public Relations Manager at Shores Hey Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Hi Thank you for your review and for recognising the hard work we do with the equine in our care. Great to know you enjoyed our fairy trail too, There will be much more coming up for the whole family in the coming weeks, Keep...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Visited today and will definitely return . I can honestly say the jacket spud was the best I have ever had. My daughter had the soup which she said was nice and grandchildren had kids meals which they thoroughly enjoyed. We had a wander round...More

Thank italianlass
Mark F, Public Relations Manager at Shores Hey Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Hi Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, It's great to know we have earned your repeat custom. We have passed on your comments to our kitchen team, who ensure everything is freshly baked to perfection, Hope to see you soon The...More

Reviewed 17 July 2018

We visited after a recommendation from a friend and boy was she right. What a great place to visit. We spent time wandering the stables, saying hello to the horses, admiring the views and topped it all off with a delicious lunch. It was a...More

Thank manctravellers
Mark F, Public Relations Manager at Shores Hey Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Hi Many thanks for leaving such a lovely review. It's great to know you enjoyed everything we have to offer. We love our country location too, Not only do we have outstanding reviews, but we have some lovely walks on our site, plus it's a...More

Reviewed 14 July 2018

I visited for Saturday lunch with two friends. The service was polite and friendly and we were able to have a leisurely lunch and chat with no pressure. One friend needed a gluten free lunch and we were able to combine delicious sandwich fillings with...More

Thank Bev and Dave F
Mark F, Public Relations Manager at Shores Hey Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Hi Bev and Dave Thank you for leaving a review. It's great to know that you have enjoyed the changes we have made and that there was so much to tempt you in the cafe. We work hard to ensure everything is homemade and locally...More

Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Went here with friends for a Friday lunch. I hadn't been up here for years and there wasn't even a cafe last time I was up! Staff were friendly and food reasonable prices and on a Friday if you want it it's 2 for 1...More

Thank ruthbeau77
Mark F, Public Relations Manager at Shores Hey Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Hi Ruth Thank you for taking time to leave a review. It's great to know you are impressed with the changes we have made since your last visit. As well as 2 for 1 fish and chips on a Friday, we have our Great Bait...More

Reviewed 19 June 2018

A lovely place, the cafe is really good and its a interesting place to visit. A great place to take childrenMore

Thank lindaporter47
Mark F, Public Relations Manager at Shores Hey Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Hi Linda Many thanks for taking the time to leave your kind comments. We hope you have made good use of our Summer activities. Crafty Vinatge will be joining us again during the last weekend of September. It's well worth a visit for the whole...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Had lots of fun today so would just like to say thankyou to everyone that works there 😊 also got plenty of kisses from one of the cheeky residents (the brown and white one pictured) which quickly became my fave haha. And my son is...More

Thank Kayleigh G
Mark F, Public Relations Manager at Shores Hey Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Hi Kayleigh Thank you for taking the time to leave your comments. Great to know you made a friend and that your son enjoyed our unicorn day! There will be similar events coming up very soon, so keep a look out for our website and...More

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Response from Tracie B | Reviewed this property |
You can turn up during the day but I have seen people making reservations also
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Response from Ann M | Reviewed this property |
Yes its free entry, they also have a cafe and shop on site but not sure how expensive this is. Worth a visit.
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