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Smithills Open Farm

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Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Excellent place for families

We went here as a family of 4 and I can't begin to say how fantastic it was, I really recommend... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jen S
A day out with my daughter and grandsons

We enjoyed a day out yesterday. The weather was somewhat disappointing but the welcome was warm... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Chorley, United Kingdom
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Smithills Dean Road, Bolton BL1 7NS, England
+44 1204 595765
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We went here as a family of 4 and I can't begin to say how fantastic it was, I really recommend this place as a cheap family day out, children get to hold animals and feed them too.it also had a cafe on site too.

Thank Jen S
Reviewed 5 days ago

We enjoyed a day out yesterday. The weather was somewhat disappointing but the welcome was warm. Some of the non domesticated animal cages were unused and unkempt but didn’t effect the animals in any way. The staff were friendly and encouraging, helping my three year...More

Thank 259rita
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The farm was bigger than expected, very welcoming and there are lots of animals to see and feed. My 2 year old loved the variety of animals and got up close to many. The play area was good too. My suggestion is to tell customers...More

Thank sarliznut
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Extremely disappointed...booked my son's 5th birthday party here and will NOT be returning!! Dirty in the party room, no staff for 45 mins after arrival. One member of staff VERY rude due to my complaints, raising her voice in front of 15 children!! Letter of...More

1  Thank beckyhart0509
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant day out great value for money and friendly professional staff. Will be returning with the rest of my family

Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to take the kids. Lots of things to do and animals to see and fee. Grandson had a brilliant time.

Thank Kath J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a perfect way to entertain a young child for a morning or afternoon. The food is ok, the animals are cute and their carers are knowledgeable and helpful. And there is a good play area.

Thank stevefl00d
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took 15 five year olds to what should have been a happy birthday party for my grandson. The party was booked for 4:00pm. The children, parents and grandparents were ushered into a stifling hot play barn with 2 bouncy castles to keep the children...More

2  Thank nanaanne2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have two 4 year old boys. They do enjoy a day here. A tractor ride to the top fields. Take a hat if it is windy Feeding the lambs. Holding chicks. Petting the animals. They love getting feed bags as we get it. The...More

Thank pmarr81
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

wonderful little farm. You can buy a bag of animal food which keeps the little ones engaged as they can feed the animals on the way round. Very interactive farm. Loved seeing the cows being milked, although was a tad embarrsed when the man asked...More

Thank C R
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7 February 2018|
Response from Carl G | Property representative |
Hi. Entrance fees are £7 children (under 2’s free) £8 adults. Family ticket is £28. 🐮🐮
Christopher S
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Response from MIKECHRISManchester | Reviewed this property |
We take our 2 year old granddaughter she loves holding the baby animals and there are plenty of small slides and indoor bits and pieces for them to do, we have taken our kids for years, hope you like it.