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Smithills Open Farm

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Smithills Dean Road, Bolton BL1 7NS, England
+44 1204 595765
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A great easter monday day out for all my family.

When I saw the queue I thought we were in for a miserable five hours how wrong can you be. The farm... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
SuzyQuo73
,
Warrington, United Kingdom
Great day out

Came here on Saturday with my family for a day out. The farm is reasonably priced and great few... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
Bella161068
,
Salford, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
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“donkey rides” (140 reviews)
“pets corner” (100 reviews)
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Smithills Dean Road, Bolton BL1 7NS, England
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+44 1204 595765
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"donkey rides"
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"pets corner"
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"cows being milked"
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"baby animals"
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"bouncy castle"
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"animal feed"
in 31 reviews
"easter egg hunt"
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"petting corner"
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"party food"
in 15 reviews
"play area"
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"birthday party"
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"under cover"
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"guinea pigs"
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"birds of prey"
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"animal food"
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"hand wash"
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

When I saw the queue I thought we were in for a miserable five hours how wrong can you be. The farm swallowed up the crowds okay there were queues for the tractor and donkey rides and the petting area but that's what British people...More

Thank SuzyQuo73
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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Came here on Saturday with my family for a day out. The farm is reasonably priced and great few hours even though we were all adults.

Thank Bella161068
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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We visited the farm today as part of a treat for the kids for easter. Not much to do for the amount paid. The farm seemed to be lacking a little on customer service. I joined a queue outside to pay for my ticket but...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

I was absolutely shocked at just how many people where there today. 1000s must of been. Anyway the farm somehow coped with the amount of people and seemed enough staff on to help out so well done to them. The tractor ride was about to...More

Thank gareth t
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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We weren't sure about going because the weather forecast was awful but we were so glad we did. We were surprised to see the car park full. The egg hunt was full of egg-xtra puns, fun, well organised so that everyone had a chance. There...More

Thank Sue A
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

My friend told me about the easter egg hunt so we came on Monday this week. The farm was busy but it is so big it did not feel crammed at all. The staff were all friendly, helpful and really enthusiastic. The egg hunt was...More

Thank lisa h
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

really nice farm, lots to do with chicks, guineapigs, rabbits etc to cuddle, bottle feed a lamb, tractor ride and donkey ride, more for younger children really although my son 11 still enjoyed the easter hunt we went on this week! :) but was too...More

Thank natalie b
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

went to this farm in holidays, its small but provides talks, where you learn about the animals and the children can also touch or hold some animals. Donkey rides and fun walk in the nearby woods along with a tractor ride mad..the staffe this a...More

Thank kazlpea
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Such a great day out so much to do and see the kids loved the hands on approach to will definitely be back.

Thank xemmax-25
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

A great venue for childrens birthday parties. It was a pretty cold day but there were lots to do both outside and in, with a great deal of interaction for the kids with the various farm animals. Your children will get to feed young lambs...More

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bwfinediner
7 February 2018|
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Response from Carl G | Property representative |
Hi. Entrance fees are £7 children (under 2’s free) £8 adults. Family ticket is £28. 🐮🐮
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Christopher S
2 August 2017|
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Response from Liz E | Reviewed this property |
yes.
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Allyson D
28 April 2017|
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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.
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