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Redwings Horse Sanctuary

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Lovely afternoon out

There are lots of lovely horses and donkeys to see at this sanctuary. They are very well looked... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
katietodd711
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Redditch, United Kingdom
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Bob’s tour made the visit

Went last Friday with my children Ben (8) and Lucy (12) along with friends aged 12 and 13. Another... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Anne W
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Redwings Oxhill is home to almost 90 rescued horses, ponies and donkeys, including the most friendly group of cobs known as "The Breakfast Club" because they’re all named after breakfast items! Visitors can enjoy regular ‘Walk and Talk’ tours where...more
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Banbury Road, Oxhill CV35 0RP, England
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+44 870 040 0033
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Reviewed 5 days ago

It's a difficult place to get to on public transport, but thanks to an excellent service by Roy of Miles Private Hire in Shipston we managed it. We saw plenty of horses and the care they get is very good. I sponsor donkeys Timothy and...More

Thank Lynda K
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Lynda K, thank you for visiting Redwings Oxhill and your lovely comments. We really appreciate your support of Timothy and Cain and we're sorry you were unable to spend as much time with them as you would have liked on this occasion. We have...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are lots of lovely horses and donkeys to see at this sanctuary. They are very well looked after and each have their own story. The staff were polite and helpful in answering our questions about the horses. There is no entry free but they...More

Thank katietodd711
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much katietodd711 for your fantastic review! We're so pleased you enjoyed your day with us and hope you can pop back soon :-) x

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love coming here and visit regularly. We love visiting the horses amd do have some favourites, snuffles being one of them. ☺️ My mark is slightly lower though as I am sadly disappointed with the cafe. It used to be lovely homemade foods but...More

1  Thank kateleach777
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi kateleach777, thank you for taking the time to write this review. We're so pleased to hear that you're a regular visitor and really appreciate your support. We value all feedback from our visitors so we also appreciate your comments about our cafe; we're sorry...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Went last Friday with my children Ben (8) and Lucy (12) along with friends aged 12 and 13. Another hot day looking at the horses in the paddocks. The children were flagging but much better after a picnic lunch. I suggested we go on the...More

3  Thank Anne W
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thank you Anne W for taking the time to write this lovely review! We'll be certain to pass your wonderful feedback onto Bob. We hope you and your family will be able to join us again soon x

Reviewed 31 July 2018

open Friday - Monday lovely place to pop in and see the great work this charity does for horses some amazing stories, how the horses/ponies/donkeys have improved especially Faith the best horse! . nice coffee and toasted tea cake too

Thank tigs6
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thank you so much tigs6 for the lovely review! We're so glad you enjoyed your visit and hope you'll be able to return soon for more cuddles with Faith :-)

Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed this day here seeing rescued horses etc. Would recommend this place and it’s free. We donated £15 to sponsor a donkey and bought a few t shirts, cups and a couple lucky dip bags

1  Thank Paddington89
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Hi Paddington89, thank you so much for visiting Redwings Oxhill and for your wonderful support! We hope you can pop back again soon x

Reviewed 30 May 2018

We've been a few times now, we try to go when they are doing activities as it gives the children more to do. Last time they made carrot boxes for the horses and watched as the horses loved trying to get the carrots out. Lovely...More

1  Thank Claire B
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Thank you very much for your lovely review Claire B! We're so pleased your children enjoy our holiday activities so look out for news of our summer holiday activities soon!

Reviewed 20 April 2018

Delightful place to visit if you are an animal lover. You can interact with the horses and the staff are very friendly.

Thank 13th_Opinion
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Thank you ennazus1313! <3 We hope you can visit again soon x

Reviewed 9 April 2018

We enjoyed seeing the horses but were so disappointed that the cafe didn't have soya milk or cakes suitable for vegans. I expected a sanctuary to have products that are animal friendly - after all cows, calves and hens matter just as much as horses...More

6  Thank Lichfeldian
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2018

Hi Lichfeldian, thank you for coming to see us. We’re very sorry you were disappointed by the offer of our café. We are always looking at ways to improve the experience we provide for our visitors, so your suggestion of stocking a wider milk selection...More

Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

I adore this place! It is wonderful. And free to enter although they do ask for donations which is well worth it as it's wonderful to look round. The gift shop has lovely little souvenirs to remind you of your visit. We loved walking round...More

Thank Sophie b
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2018

We're so pleased you enjoyed your visit Sophie b! Thank you for the lovely review and we hope to see you again soon x

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Keith H
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Response from Marguerite P | Reviewed this property |
yes Sunday 17th July is Arya's 2nd birthday celebration, she is a donkey, 11am sees her being groomed, 12 pm the mascots can be seen and 1 to 2pm Arya is in the ring to receive her birthday cake, photos can be taken.
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frowner
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Response from Redwings H | Property representative |
Yes it's now open! We hope you like it! X
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