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Bransby Horses

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Bransby, Lincoln LN1 2PH, England
+44 1427 788464
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Such a lovely place - highly recommend, even for non-horsey people

This place is fantastic and delightful to wander around, the staff are so friendly and helpful and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Al270811
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Caterham
Hundreds of horses, ponies and donkeys being cared for

This places has literally hundred of equines in various different yards and fields that make up... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Grumbelina
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Ashby de la Launde, United Kingdom
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Bransby Horses is one of the UK’s largest equine welfare charities in the UK, completely funded by the generosity of public donations. We are dedicated to improving the lives of horses, ponies, donkeys and mules since we were established in 1968. We have rescued, rehabilitated, re-homed or retired thousands of equines and we are working harder than ever to continue making a positive difference to equines wherever and whenever we can. Between our two sites in Lincolnshire and Herefordshire we have over 400 animals currently in our care, which keeps us constantly busy. Bransby Horses Visitor Centre near Lincoln is open to the public. A great day out for all the family with plenty to see and do.
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  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“picnic area” (16 reviews)
“gift shop” (30 reviews)
“horse lovers” (8 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Bransby, Lincoln LN1 2PH, England
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+44 1427 788464
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is fantastic and delightful to wander around, the staff are so friendly and helpful and you can see their love for the animals in their care. The whole area is immaculate and there are plenty of walks through the paddock areas to see...More

Thank Al270811
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Al270811, Thank you for leaving a fabulous review! We're thrilled to hear you thoroughly enjoyed your recent visit and we would love to welcome you back very soon. We will pass all feedback on to the relevant staff, it's great that you found the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This places has literally hundred of equines in various different yards and fields that make up their own little village. You could walk for quite a difference visiting all the different fields which is great for dig walking or just visit the yards and see...More

Thank Grumbelina
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Grumbelina, Thank you for taking time to leave a review of your recent visit. It's great that you had time to explore our site, we have 600 acres and over 400 horses on site. We're glad you found your visit to be informative and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely day out at Bransby recently.So many things going on and plenty to see and do. Car parking was well organized and plenty of places to buy food and drinks. The stories that went with the horses were of great interest and...More

Thank Gillian A
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Gillian A, Thank you for taking time to leave feedback on your visit to our Autumn Fayre. We're glad you had a lovely day out and enjoyed our activities and demonstrations throughout the day. We're sorry you missed out on browsing in our Gift...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An amazing place. Helpful staff, immaculately clean, horses and ponies in such good condition you can see how dedicated the staff are looking after them. Gift shop is amazing and not too expensive. Tack shop was shut unfortunately as we arrived at 3 and it...More

Thank nikkirushin
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi nikkirushin, Thank you very much for taking time to leave your review, we're so glad you enjoyed your visit to our Visitor Centre. We will of course pass your praise onto our welfare team, it's fantastic to hear you enjoyed your day and our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited in August. It's wonderful to think that people care so much about these lovely animals. There is a lot to see, and you can spend an afternoon walking around, there are benches to sit on, and you can take your own picnic -...More

Thank foxby22
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi foxby22, Thank you for leaving a review of your visit in August and highly recommending your visit! We're glad you enjoyed a relaxing afternoon, especially in our Feedroom Café! We will pass your praise onto our chef regarding the scones, we have to agree...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My son and I visited Bransby in August. We have supported the charity for a number of years but never visited and I wish we had done sooner. What an amazing lovely place! Probably not somewhere to go if it’s raining but if you are...More

Thank Tracy D
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Tracy D, Thank you so much for leaving such a lovely review of your very first visit or our Visitor Centre! We're thrilled you thoroughly enjoyed your visit in August and found your visit to be informative. We do hope we can welcome you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely peaceful place for all the horses and donkeys. There are good paths to walk around and plenty of seats. There are also plenty of picnic tables dotted about so a great place to take a picnic on a nice day. Lots of...More

Thank hcbradley
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi @hcbradley, Thank you for taking time to leave such detailed feedback of your recent visit to our Visitor Centre. We're glad you found your visit to be informative and we really hope to welcome you back again very soon! Best wishes, Bransby Horses.

Reviewed 13 September 2017

This is a great place for adults and children. Really need a dry day though. Very relaxed atmosphere and lovely animals.

Thank LincolnlassLincoln
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Hi LincolnlassLincoln, Thank you for leaving a review of your recent visit to Bransby Horses, we're glad you found our Visitor Centre to be a relaxing day out. We hope we can welcome you back soon! Kind regards, Bransby Horses.

Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely little Sanctuary for Horses/ponies and donkeys , Coffee shop with in and outdoor seating, sandwiches pastries , cakes and the likes, and an outdoor play area.There is also a donated items shop , which is a good way for them to add to their...More

Thank Julie B
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Hi JulieB, Thank you for taking time to leave a review of your recent visit to our Visitor Centre. We hope you enjoyed your time that you spent here with us, we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. All the best,...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

I had the pleasure of being invited here on a personal tour with presentation, What a great place to visit, all the hard work and determination to the staff is a credit. They have some beautiful horses her with some very sad stories. well worth...More

Thank Nikkipatterson
BransbyHorses, Manager at Bransby Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Hi Nikkipatterson, Thank you for a leaving feedback of your personal visit to our Visitor Centre. We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed your visit. We hope we can welcome you back very soon. Best wishes, Bransby Horses.

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TrendyFoodFollower
10 December 2015|
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Response from BransbyHorses | Property representative |
Hi, Dogs are very welcome here at our Lincolnshire Visitor Centre if they are on a lead. We hope to see you again very soon!
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bazmahmoud
7 May 2015|
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Response from Mystery_Critics | Reviewed this property |
You cannot ride the horses at bransby as they are mainly rescue or retired, however you can have one hour ride in Lincoln for £20 at park riding school on the common which is fantastic
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