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Hillside Shire Horse Sanctuary

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Satellite Navigation Street Sandy Lane, West Runton, Cromer NR27 9QH, England
+44 1603 736200
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Hillside shire Horse Sanctuary

very interesting in this sanctuary plenty of ,Horses , Donkeys , Goats , Pigs, Ducks Chickens... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Richard6allcock
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Norwich, United Kingdom
Animals saved from across the country

We were at the nearby Camping and Caravan Club Site for 6 days of glamping and set out to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
rob c
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Evesham, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“animal lovers” (15 reviews)
“gift shop” (24 reviews)
LOCATION
Satellite Navigation Street Sandy Lane, West Runton, Cromer NR27 9QH, England
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+44 1603 736200
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"animal lovers"
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"well worth a visit"
in 35 reviews
"gift shop"
in 24 reviews
"lovely place"
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"few hours"
in 15 reviews
"wonderful animals"
in 3 reviews
"cake"
in 10 reviews
"guinea pigs"
in 4 reviews
"various animals"
in 5 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 10 reviews
"their lives"
in 7 reviews
"keep up the good work"
in 5 reviews
"lovely afternoon"
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"thank goodness"
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"lovely visit"
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"lots of space"
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"will visit again"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

very interesting in this sanctuary plenty of ,Horses , Donkeys , Goats , Pigs, Ducks Chickens , Birds , Rabbits, its like a mini zoo also a museum and history . The staff seems to take great care in looking after all the animals ....More

2  Thank Richard6allcock
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were at the nearby Camping and Caravan Club Site for 6 days of glamping and set out to investigate the local area. The drive from the Camp to the Sanctuary was well sign posted, the last part being a very dusty track. For the...More

Thank rob c
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely place,lots of animals and birds to see.good for kids.relaxing stroking and talking to the horses

Thank Mal C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved every minute of our visit. The horses were amazing. There are also other rescued animals here as well. They are all looked after really well and it’s so nice such beautiful animals up close. The sanctuary is a big open place so plenty...More

Thank Riccardo V
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On our way back from Cromer we spotted sign for Shire Horse Sanctuary, so glad we took time to visit. So many different animals, as well as the horses to see and many varied and interesting stories regarding their rescue's, plus the artifax museums with...More

2  Thank Leslie S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Hillside yesterday afternoon and it was absolutely fantastic, all the staff are very friendly and happy to answer any questions you have about the animals, I didn't really know what to expect from going but I definitely haven't got anything bad to say...More

1  Thank David M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my wife visited this place today. We really enjoyed it, and it's well worth £6 per person. Someone said that there's not much here, but we found it good and plenty to see. Staff are nice and friendly, and food cheap and nice....More

Thank glenn m
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For animal lovers this is a place where you can see just how much hard work every one does, taking care of animals that have been mistreated. A pleasure to visit and donate to.

Thank TravelhappyEngland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just a few minutes walk from our hotel we visited several times during our brief stay- lovely conditions for the horses big open fields and good stables - well worth a visit

1  Thank nobby69010
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is an excellent day out, there are so many animals to see and there are several museum type sheds / out houses which are really interesting. Theres also a nice cafe that does all you can imagine. Very good service throughout and reasonably...More

Thank JaxB123
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Maria T
17 October 2017|
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Response from Sheila C | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry, I really can’t answer that as I didn’t look when we were there.
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Maggie_Taylor026
21 September 2017|
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Response from Carolj28 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I think they close on Fridays and Saturdays !
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Grace P
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Response from Dottyds3 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is this includes an adoption of one of the animals that can be gifted to someone else .
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