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Hendrewennol Fruit Garden

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Fun place and nice staff

Nice place for a day trip not too long drive from Cardiff. Small cafe and ice-cream my family liked... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kbt65
via mobile
Huge Raspberries

Initially I felt tempted to only give 3 stars but after giving it more thought - I feel that it... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2018
Jennifer J
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Porth, United Kingdom
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Hendrewennol Hendrewennol Heol y March, Bonvilston CF5 6TS, Wales
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If I was able to give zero stars I would! Terrible place never ever again everything in general very very poor most fruit mostly rotten! The prices are very very steep also! Nothing for children a few hay stacks with a slide at the end!...More

Thank Aaron S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place for a day trip not too long drive from Cardiff. Small cafe and ice-cream my family liked it. Check the time before you go and call to know whats available for picking.

Thank Kbt65
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here are reading various reviews on one the best places to go fruit picking in South Wales. However, unlike some of the other reviewers have mentioned, we were told that strawberries where out of season. The young man at the front desk was...More

1  Thank A K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The price of food at the this place is steep, we went around the 20th of August there was no strawberry, red currants, Black berry’s, there was blueberrys there but most on the tree was mush, on the website it says they have a maize...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had lovely memories if coming here to pick fruit and was keen to pass on this to the next generation! Check on website and Facebook on the fruit available and opening times - found it very easily and parking was fine. Was very surprised to...More

4  Thank Clare G
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Dissapointed, very dissapointed We phoned yesterday and were told they had strawberry’s and it was said they were 35p a kilo, why no explanation about this price? Went this afternoon and the first shock was it is £1.50 per person to go into the picking...More

4  Thank William R
Gerald K, Owner at Hendrewennol Fruit Garden, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Mr William R, you posted a review a few weeks ago which I responded to, answering your questions and responding to your points. You have now deleted that review, along with my response, and posted a new review which repeats your previous points and uses...More

Reviewed August 10, 2018

Initially I felt tempted to only give 3 stars but after giving it more thought - I feel that it does deserve 4. Getting here involves a lot of tight country lane (not the fault of Hendrewennol at all - just a warning as we...More

1  Thank Jennifer J
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Went here yesterday with my daughter and Grandaughers aged 3 and 1 ( 1 year old in a pram). We arrived at 10 opening time. It was 6.50 to get in which gave us 2 plastic punnets. ( we were told we could get more...More

2  Thank kgward
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed coming here. The staff were very friendly and helpful. There was loads of fruit and lots of space to run around and play. Play areas were nice. Teen and young children enjoyed. Fruit was dear but entry was cheap. Worth paying for...More

Thank Danielle G
Gerald K, Owner at Hendrewennol Fruit Garden, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2018

Many thanks Danielle - glad you enjoyed your visit and come again - we have fruit until the end of August.

Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

I took my sister and my niece here when they visited. The farm is really nice and we had a lot of fun picking the fruit. It is a shame that you have to pay an entrance fee, but I understand the reasons and was...More

Thank SWH100
Gerald K, Owner at Hendrewennol Fruit Garden, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2018

Thankyou SWH100 for taking the time to review and for your feedback. Glad you understand the entry fee - it seems the only way we can cover the basket cost and counter the eating in the fields, which unfortunately is getting more of an issue...More

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Shauna G
October 21, 2016|
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Response from ChorleyDoris | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. My mum had a GF brownie whilst we were there
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Danniellahannah
August 11, 2016|
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Response from Gerald K | Property representative |
Actually no, currently entry is £1 for adults and £3 per child.
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