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Thurleigh Farm Centre

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Address: Cross End, Thurleigh, Bedford MK44 2EE, England
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+44 1234 771597

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I won't bother again

Went here 3 sept 2015 ,not very impressed,expensive for what there was,poor on the animals meaning not many.gives this great website what a let down ,my 5 year old liked it esp... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2015
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Sandy, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016

WE went to a birthday party held at Thurleigh, Although off the beaten track, it was worth visitng. The children loved the craft events and the animals and play areas were fantastic. Time just flies because there is so much fun to have. I found the food basic, if you want the healthy option eg: salads and not chips for... More 

Thank hobnob2409
Bedford, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016

A tandem ride took with a local cycling club took me to this beautiful location. A fantastic and welcome break! Cafe, wc, and a good afternoon out for families.

Thank Sopranoigj
London, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2015

Everything to teach children the majesty of animals, the sanctity of nature and joy of play (run by genuinely wonderful people) but due to far less wholesome alternative attractions - it closed!

Thank www877
Bedford, United Kingdom
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487 reviews
138 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 354 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Went on to your website this morning (Friday 25th Sept) as we have three of our grandchildren coming to stay next week from North West London, and the first place they always want to go to is "THE FARM" It is such a shame that you are closing down, we would bring our grandchildren to you every time they visited,... More 

1 Thank Jacandhow
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Went here 3 sept 2015 ,not very impressed,expensive for what there was,poor on the animals meaning not many.gives this great website what a let down ,my 5 year old liked it esp the bouncy castle and soft play .i might as well gone to local soft play for 5£. The staff are lovely,very helpful.toilets were clean but the whole place... More 

Thank 59suki59
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25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

Took my 2 year old and my niece and nephew, 7 years old and almost 4. When you first enter is is a surprise to see the soft play right at the entrance. Then once you tear kids away there is a great outside space, loads of different areas to play with different themes. Definitely a great day out for... More 

1 Thank chazlambi
London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 24 August 2015

This is a combination of very large indoor soft play - and outdoor play - area, surrounded by animals from rabbits/hens to ponies, donkeys pigs and Llamas. There are rides on the tractor & trailer and the fire engine as well as themed visits to the woods (Gruffalo, Peppa Pig), depending on season. Generally it is a well run, safe,... More 

Thank Simon A
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

This is an energetic,creative fun place for young families. There is a lot to do. There is a lovely shabby chic feeling, lots of care has gone into the planning of activities. Health and safety is clearly considered and communicated without being over the top. There is a good fun feeling here, and even when it is busy there is... More 

Thank 972helen
Northampton, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2015

my family and grandchildren from Spain and Cornwall come up to Northampton every year in the summer holidays and we go out together, We heard about Thurleigh Farm and thought we would give it a go this year. Well we where absolutely astounded and glad we did. There is just so much to do, when you Pay you are given... More 

Thank AnneW9350
Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2015

The grandchildren seemed to enjoy it though weren't very impressed with the small animal section. Like most of the farm it is quite run down and didn't seem very nice at all. I expect the animals were looked after okay but the untidy and messy conditions of the cages I think gives out the wrong animal welfare message to especially... More 

Thank Pat T

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