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Cotebrook Shire Horse Centre

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Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Beautiful shires

Having read many reviews for here we had mixed thoughts about visiting but took the plunge on the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Shire Horses

If you are into these beautiful horses then this is worth a visit. We strolled around the farm and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Narelle B
Katoomba, Australia
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  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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Three times Winner of Cheshires "Visitor Attraction of the Year", Cotebrook Shire Horse Centre is set in 50 acres in the heart of the beautiful Cheshire countryside, and offers everything for the perfect day out. Home of the internationally renowned...more
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Eaton Lane, Cotebrook CW6 9DP, England
+44 1829 760506
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worst hour out we've ever been too. The owner telling kids to be quiet as it's golden oldie day then giving a talk on how the animals mate! He then Topped it off by Smoking in the pens whilst carrying the piglets by their legs....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took the almost 5 year old for a pre-school treat. Plenty of free parking and a lovely reception area/ cafe. It cost £6.95 for the over 4 but under 4’s go free and £7.95 for me as a concession; adults are £8.95 but booking ahead...More

Thank Ruthsad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We dropped in in passing as we were early for our check-in in Chester. Had a nice lunch in the before going in to the centre. I think there were about a dozen Shires to be seen when we visited, in several fields so maybe...More

Thank AndrewSG51
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having read many reviews for here we had mixed thoughts about visiting but took the plunge on the way back from Cheshire Oaks. Car parking is free, admission is fairly priced and you get unlimited free returns within a month of your visit. You can...More

Thank D W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely afternoon, walk around the centre and touch the horses as they come over to you. Talk on the recent born foal, and the centre. Animals to see as you have a wander, very pleasant day.

Thank Georgina70
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are into these beautiful horses then this is worth a visit. We strolled around the farm and patted lots of the horses. Saw baby piglets, otters, owls & shetlands. Missed the badgers.

Thank Narelle B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I can not believe people rave about this place?! It is truely depressing. I was in and out with my 2year old daughter in 20mins. Hardly any animals to see apart from the horses (obviously), two depressed and filthy looking ponies, piglets that are made...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Disappointed we were there for about 3 hours had a long wait for food as the staff seemed all confused. We then went to see the shire horses but they looked so sad and didn't want to be bothered the one in the field couldn't...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We took my autistic daughter and 12 year old niece to the centre. The animals were well looked after but I didn’t think that it was worth the money spent. When we have seen pig racing before it was more than just 4 pigs running...More

Thank Carole B
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Visited with our Grandsons Enjoyable experience but only a couple of hours experience. Good talk ref their Shire horses Pleasant walk around the agreed routes Our Grandsons favourites were the Polecats. Worth a pop in

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Joy P
30 July 2017|
Response from Janet K | Property representative |
We are open 10am to 5pm every day all year around (except Christmas Day and Boxing Day) Senior citizens are £7.50 and children aged four and over are £6.50. Your tickets will be valid for free return visits for a month. We... More