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Pit Pony Sanctuary

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Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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Lovely sanctuary

This is a lovely sanctuary for ponies and horses. The owner is an excellent guide. You get the... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
Una L
via mobile
Lovely place, lovely day out.

If you want a day out with a personal touch, where you are welcomed to somebody's home and guided... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2016
Zoe Kate H
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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  • Average28%
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22 Jul 2018
“Lovely sanctuary”
22 Aug 2016
“Lovely place, lovely day out.”
Park your car. Walk with your guide to meet horses & ponies of all shapes and sizes including the last few Welsh Pit Ponies now retired here. Stroll in high pastures overlooking the Taff Valley with panoramic views to the Brecon Beacons in the...more
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Forest Uchaf Farm | Penycoedcae,, Pontypridd CF37 1 PSs, Wales
+44 1443 480327
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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely sanctuary for ponies and horses. The owner is an excellent guide. You get the chance to meet all the animals and hear their individual stories. They are doing a fantastic job here to give these animals a happy life, after some...More

1  Thank Una L
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

If you want a day out with a personal touch, where you are welcomed to somebody's home and guided around the fields by a very knowledgeable and caring lady that knows these horses inside out this is spot on. You are allowed to be in...More

2  Thank Zoe Kate H
Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

Owner was very friendly and helpful during our visit and explained how the horses were looked after and brought to the sanctuary. My grandchildren thoroughly enjoyed the visit and enjoyed the walk around the sanctuary. They are reliant on donations to help run the sanctuary.

1  Thank legacy2
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

We really enjoyed our guided walk around the farm. The ponies and sheep looked very contented and very well cared for in beautiful surroundings. Interesting gifts in the shop too.

1  Thank June C
Reviewed 2 July 2015

Excellent place! Really love what they have done for these once beautiful creatures! It must of been really hard back in the day to get these horses to work so hard down the pits, and probably now, just as hard to feed these animals. I...More

2  Thank Paul J
Reviewed 20 June 2015

this is an amazing place for pit ponys really enjoyed the knowledge the person who showed my group around had about each beautifully groomed pit pony but we all felt that there needed to be more this is not a full day pace to visit...More

Thank Kathy P
Reviewed 10 July 2014

a warm welcome by the owner who showed us around and told us the history regarding each pony they had . but that was about it .

4  Thank Susan L
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