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Green Gable Alpacas

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5627 Rte 12 | Birch Hill, Prince Edward Island C0B 2C0, Canada
+1 902-303-0647
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Fun and Informational!

We stumbled upon this place via a quick google search, and we were not disappointed. The tour guide... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mve673
Unexpected stop but worth the time!

The girl giving the tour was very knowledgeable and could answer all of our questions. She was very... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
Ellie K
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Conveniently located 20 minutes from Summerside, PE on Atlantic's Oyster Coast, Green Gable Alpacas offers unique family fun. Our interactive farm tours offer you the opportunity to learn about farming these amazing creatures, their husbandry and breeding and why their fibre is so luxurious. No visit is complete without a stop at the Fiber House Boutique where you can find the perfect gift for yourself or that special, hard-to-buy-for, someone. Open June-October, 9-5 daily. Off season by appointment.
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5627 Rte 12 | Birch Hill, Prince Edward Island C0B 2C0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stumbled upon this place via a quick google search, and we were not disappointed. The tour guide Janet was kind and knowledgeable, and we got to learn lots.

Thank mve673
Reviewed 16 August 2017

The girl giving the tour was very knowledgeable and could answer all of our questions. She was very sweet! It was great to be able to go into the pen and to pet one. Loved this place...

Thank Ellie K
Reviewed 25 July 2017

My mom and I had just started knitting before our vacation to PEI. I was hunting for yarn on the island and found this spot. We stopped by one morning while driving around the island and were given a tour by the knowledgeable young man....More

Thank luckiebear
GreenGableAlpacas, Owner at Green Gable Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Hello Luckiebear, Thank you for your feedback. We are really glad that you enjoyed your visit to our farm. I will pass along your lovely comments to Sterling, the guide on your visit. Enjoy the rest of your summer and we would love to see...More

Reviewed 25 July 2017

We planned to visit Green Gable Alpacas long before we actually got to PEI, and we were not disappointed! I hate we didn't get to meet Jane, especially now that I've seen her video, but our tour guide was very knowledgeable and friendly and introduced...More

Thank sfhudson775
GreenGableAlpacas, Owner at Green Gable Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Hello, Thank you for your kind feedback and I am sorry that I was unable to meet you personally when you visited. I will pass along your lovely comments to Sterling, your guide for the tour. We appreciate that you included us in your summer...More

Reviewed 11 October 2016

Drove two hours to get here after checking multiple times to make sure that it was open. Both website and Facebook page verified that yes, indeed it was from 12:00pm - 5:00pm during off-season. Was very excited to meet alpacas! Arrived at 12:15pm, and they...More

Thank epk3030
GreenGableAlpacas, Owner at Green Gable Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2016

Thank you very much for your candid feedback. I would like to apologize for the inconvenience and disappointment that you experienced during your recent visit to our farm. You drove a long way to see us and I am sorry that our farm was closed...More

Reviewed 18 September 2016

Janet is an excellent tour guide and obviously loves her animals! My daughter and I loved this. We are both animal people and enjoyed interacting with the alpacas, the llama, Otis the dog and the guinea fowl. Even though I haven't knitted in years, I...More

Thank Irene D
GreenGableAlpacas, Owner at Green Gable Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2016

Thanks for the great feedback Irene. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit and meeting all the critters! Please keep in touch and share photos of your progress with the yarn. We'd love to see what you make. Cheers! -Janet

Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We had the pleasure of being guided by Sterling one of the young guys who has worked here for a couple years. I wanna tell you he knows his Alpacas. We were very impressed and amazed by all we had learned about the alpacas by...More

Thank SouthRockers
Reviewed 8 August 2016

A tiny bit off the beaten path on PEI, but well worth the visit. Janet took us on a tour and introduced us to a one and a half hour old baby alpaca! We met most of the herd and learned about her goals and...More

Thank Dianawallah
GreenGableAlpacas, Owner at Green Gable Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2016

Many thanks for your lovely feedback Dianawallah! We appreciate your business and are very glad that you enjoyed your visit to our farm. Please stop in again when you return to the area. Best wishes and enjoy the rest of the summer! cheers. Janet

Reviewed 24 July 2016

my girlfriends and I took a trip to PEI to celebrate our 40th birthdays and we saw a sign for Green Gables Alpacas (which I had seen during my research phase of the trip, but thought we wouldn't be close to it) on the side...More

Thank Rachel L
GreenGableAlpacas, Owner at Green Gable Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2016

Rahcel it was an honour to be included in your birthday celebration trip! I really enjoyed my time with you and I'm glad you had a good time here too. Happy Birthdays to you! Hope you will come back and visit again some time. Cheers!...More

Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Young tour guide knew his stuff with alpacas. Was interesting to learn about the alpacas and were they originated, a cool little pug there as well that loves people!(his name is Otis). And you get to feel the raw wool and finished wool. Fun for...More

Thank Robert R
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Jim K
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Response from GreenGableAlpacas | Property representative |
Hi Jim, Yes, we have yarn for sale - both handspun and mill spun. Both are 100% Island made. Are you looking for particular colors and or amount? Feel free to give us a call and we can discuss. Cheers, Janet 902-303-0647
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