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Farmtastic Animal Farm

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Lidats Meadow | Grittenham, Royal Wootton Bassett SN15 4JW, England
+44 1666 510477
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Farmtastic is Fantastic!

Arrived expectantly having read some of the previous reviews. Far surpassed our expectations... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
Gill C
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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Family fun at the farm

Today we visited this friendly family farm on what was our 12th wedding anniversary, we came with... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
pauldbridge
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Animal farm and petting zoo near Chippenham Wiltshire. Get hands on with our animals, including alpaca's, llamas, miniature's, farmyard favourites, birds and rare and unusual breeds. With a host of activities available there's plenty to keep the kids and grown-ups busy!
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  • Very good7%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“tractor ride” (17 reviews)
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Lidats Meadow | Grittenham, Royal Wootton Bassett SN15 4JW, England
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+44 1666 510477
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"tractor ride"
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"food van"
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"outdoor toys"
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"hot food"
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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Arrived expectantly having read some of the previous reviews. Far surpassed our expectations. Before we had paid to get in the children had bottle fed 2 lambs and a calf. Inside they held Guinea pigs, rabbits, kittens, a rat and chicks. The staff were brilliant,...More

1  Thank Gill C
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Farmtastic1, Guest Relations Manager at Farmtastic Animal Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thank you for your review - it means a lot to us and we are glad you enjoyed yourselves.

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Reviewed 14 May 2017

Today we visited this friendly family farm on what was our 12th wedding anniversary, we came with our 4 daughters age range from 12 to 4 years old. There was plenty of lovely animals to get up and close with. Our daughters very much loved...More

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Farmtastic1, Guest Relations Manager at Farmtastic Animal Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Congratulations on your wedding anniversary, it was a pleasure to meet you and your family. Thought you might like to know that Winston, the muntjac deer, came back on Tuesday morning. He just strolled in as if nothing had happened, looked at Dave as if...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Just left after a morning at the farm. Plenty of opportunities to hold all of the small animals and pet and feed the larger ones. We even had the opportunity to hand feed baby cows and sheep, as well as take the goat for a...More

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Farmtastic1, Guest Relations Manager at Farmtastic Animal Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Thank you for your comments it mean a lot to us and we hope to see you again in the not too distant future

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Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Nice people, great animals and a true communal feel. Don't expect Longleat, expect some great interactions with amazing animals.

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Farmtastic1, Guest Relations Manager at Farmtastic Animal Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Glad you enjoyed yourselves - we try to make it all about the animals and getting up close and personal with them which a lot of places don't allow. As you saw they love the attention! Hope to see you again soon

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Reviewed 27 April 2017

We took our 5 year old granddaughter to Farmtastic during the Easter holidays. What a delight, she was enthralled with all the animals and loved being able to hold and pet some of them. The highlight of our trip was her feeding the lamb a...More

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Farmtastic1, Guest Relations Manager at Farmtastic Animal Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Glad to hear you had a great time at Farmtastic Animal Farm. Freddie the Falow Deer is a charmer and never fails to please. We also do alpaca walks for a charge of £5 per person - if you are interested give us a call...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2017

The staff were very friendly and welcoming. We had a awesome day here today, lots of animals to see and some to pet. Feeding the baby lamb and taking the goat for a walk have got to be the highlight. My 3 year old daughter...More

1  Thank Laura C
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Farmtastic1, Guest Relations Manager at Farmtastic Animal Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Thank you for your kind words it means a lot to us. All the staff at Farmtastic are volunteers who love animals and willingly give up there weekends - without them Farmtastic wouldn't be possible. We look forward to seeing you again in the near...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Not the easiest place to find. Greeted with a small carpark and several wooden buildings. £22 to get in for a family of 4. Friendly staff and has a small area for handling small animals. Then you go outside.. dirty toddler toys.. yucky portaloo and...More

Thank poppyline26
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Farmtastic1, Guest Relations Manager at Farmtastic Animal Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

We were very surprised with your review and even wondered if you have got us confused with someone else. If you take a look at the reviews other guests have left they do not in any way reflect your comments, in fact they are quite...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful welcome when, before we'd even paid to get in, we were asked if we would like to bottle feed the lambs. Of course we accepted and it was a highlight of the trip. The animals here all look happy, in good...More

Thank Tim391
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Farmtastic1, Guest Relations Manager at Farmtastic Animal Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review Farmtastic Animal Farm, it means a lot to us. Hope to see you again soon

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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Had a fab morning out at Farmtastic animal farm at the weekend. Lots of really friendly animals to pet/feed. Staff were really friendly too and we loved our goat walk! Nice and relaxing with my little girl. She could run around without worrying about her...More

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Farmtastic1, Public Relations Manager at Farmtastic Animal Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2016

Thank you for your comments, we really appreciate them. We designed Farmtastic so there is only one way in and out so you can let the little ones run without worrying that they can wander off and get lost. Due to the change in the...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

My partner & I took our nephews (aged 6, 12 & 14) to Farmtastic today & all had a lovely time. Very reasonable prices & the boys loved being able to hold & feed the animals. Taking our niece next week too. Thank you Farmtastic...More

Thank DinkyDisney
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Farmtastic1, Guest Relations Manager at Farmtastic Animal Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2016

Glad you all had a good time hope. Hope to see you again next year when we reopen in the Spring

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