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Teesdale Alpacas

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Fantastic outing with a very knowledgeable guide! It was our pleasure to be walked by these... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
Theresa2260
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Fantastic activity - would absolutely recommend!

Myself and 7 friends attended an Alpaca trek on a Saturday afternoon. The trek was fantastic... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
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Advance Booking Required : We are a working Alpaca Farm and run Alpaca Treks throughout the year subject to the Great British Weather! We can tailor a trek to suit and can arrange special Treks and Visits - Just ask and we'll see what we can do...more
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| Jock House Barn, Boldron, Barnard Castle DL12 9SP, England
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Reviewed 10 October 2018

Fantastic outing with a very knowledgeable guide! It was our pleasure to be walked by these beautiful, unique and full of personality Alpacas. I now have a new found love, respect and knowledge about Alpaca's. I thoroughly enjoyed our morning excursion. Doug was compassionate about...More

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Doug S, Owner at Teesdale Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks Theresa for your lovely review. We are so happy you enjoyed your visit - I think you timed it well as the weather has definitely turned now !! We hope to welcome you back sometime for another visit. All the best, Doug, Sam and...More

Reviewed 8 October 2018

Myself and 7 friends attended an Alpaca trek on a Saturday afternoon. The trek was fantastic - Doug and Sam were incredibly friendly and answered all of our many, many questions about the Alpacas! The best thing about it was there was no rush; no...More

1  Thank Emma F
Doug S, Owner at Teesdale Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

So glad you had a nice time - We enjoyed talking to you all and we do like to keep it nice and relaxed. All the best, Doug, Sam and the 'paca gang :-)

Reviewed 24 September 2018

I took my husband for the Alpaca trek for his 30th birthday and we couldn't have been happier. The Alpacas are clearly happy little chappies and love human interaction. Sam and Doug clearly love their Alpacas and know everything about each individual animal and all...More

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Doug S, Owner at Teesdale Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Thanks very much for the lovely review - we both enjoyed chatting with you and sharing a little time with the alpacas - I hope the rest of your break went well and hope to see you back again sometime perhaps. BR Doug, Sam and...More

Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Visited Teesdale Alpacas on a Saturday Morning with my friend and Sam was looking after us. She is so friendly and gives you loads of information about the alpacas! Not only did we get to walk with an alpaca but we got to go into...More

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Doug S, Owner at Teesdale Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2018

It was lovely to meet you both and thank you for the kind review. We are very happy that you had a great time. Alpacas are the just the best! Hopefully we will meet again :)

Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Visited today with family! Was amazing! Everyone was extremely friendly and knowledgeable. The alpacas were amazing and friendly. Great family day out! Would definitely return.

1  Thank isabelannie1996
Doug S, Owner at Teesdale Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2018

Glad you enjoyed your visit and thank you for the lovely review. Hope to see you again sometime :)

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We took our granddaughter for a walk with Doug’s alpacas. This was our first introduction to these wonderful animals. Before we began the walk Doug gave us some background information about them. Their likes and dislikes and also instructions on the best way to handle...More

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Doug S, Owner at Teesdale Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Very many thanks for such a great review....I'll have to think about adding in a cautionary note or something about my humour !! We do like to have a very personal approach to our visits and it's great to get enthusiastic feedback. We look forward...More

Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Today we visited Teesdale Alpacas, we were greeted by Doug who owns the Alpacas. We walked 2 of the alpacas with our grandson holding an extra lead on mine. Absolutely fantastic, highly recommended.

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Doug S, Owner at Teesdale Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Glad you all enjoyed your visit Michelle. Many thanks, Doug.

Reviewed 27 July 2018

What a super fantastic visit to Teesdale Alpacas, something that will stay with us for a very long time. Doug is a thoroughly lovely gentleman and so knowledgeable on Alpacas and passionate about their welfare, I spin fibre and weave so some of Doug's fibre...More

1  Thank Sue M
Doug S, Owner at Teesdale Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

Thanks Sue for such lovely comments - and so brilliant to have someone so close who really 'gets' what the fibre is all about. Look forward to catching up with you both again soon.

Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely morning with Sam and 5 of her beautiful Alpaca boys. The location is stunning, so calm and peaceful. The Alpacas are of course cute as can be. Sam and Doug are the perfect hosts, welcoming and friendly. Sam provided us with lots...More

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Doug S, Owner at Teesdale Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

Hi Helen, thank you for the review, it's much appreciated. We are so chuffed that you all enjoyed your time with us and found it to be a peaceful and special experience. Thank you again, Sam :-)

Reviewed 25 July 2018

Booked this as a treat after all their hard work at school for my 2 nieces aged 11 and 9, however accompanied by myself and Gran this turned out to be a treat for us all. Doug and Sam were extremely welcoming, friendly and knowledgeable...More

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Doug S, Owner at Teesdale Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

Thank you, we loved spending time with you all and we are so happy you liked the boys (and us!). Hercules and Tulio say 'Hi' and we all hope to see you again sometime and hopefully a sleepover :-)

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Gillian H
11 September 2018|
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Response from Doug S | Property representative |
Farm visits are £10 per person (Min 2) and Alpaca Walks are £20 per person (again min 2) - Gift vouchers are also available for £40 - which are for two people to come for a walk. Thanks, Doug
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