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Hall Hill Farm

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Lanchester, Durham DH7 0TA, England
+44 1388 731333
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Great day had by all

Visited here when staying locally on holiday with grandparents and three children aged 1, 3 and 4... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Marjory M
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Dalkeith, United Kingdom
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Fun for All !!!

Even though it was cold & windy, there is so much to do for the kids indoors & out. Loads of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
redheadx_13
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Stanhope, Bishop Auckland
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Award winning Farm Attraction, Farm Attraction of the Year 2017 and 2010. Best in Education 2014, Winner of Silver and Bronze Awards at NE Tourism Awards 2013. NE Small Visitor Attraction of the Year 2011. See the animals, cuddle the rabbits and guinea pigs, donkey rides, tractor and trailer rides. Lambing Time in March April. Indoor Soft Play Barn, tearoom and giftshop. Crazy golf (deposit required). Sheep Racing and puppet shows at weekends and during school holidays.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“donkey rides” (54 reviews)
“puppet show” (37 reviews)
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Lanchester, Durham DH7 0TA, England
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+44 1388 731333
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited here when staying locally on holiday with grandparents and three children aged 1, 3 and 4. We all had a great day and would definitely recommend. Weather was good for us and there was a great variety of outdoor and indoor activities. The staff...More

Thank Marjory M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Even though it was cold & windy, there is so much to do for the kids indoors & out. Loads of animals to feed/nurse with plenty of antiseptic wash to cleanse hands for yourself and kiddies. The inside has go carts and soft play for...More

Thank redheadx_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are many of these around the region which are worth a visit, in my opinion though Hall Hill Farm is the best by a long way! We all love it and go as often as we can, the kids always have a great day...More

Thank Glen P
Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your fantastic review, we are delighted to hear that you consider Hall Hill Farm is the best in the region, we are currently finalising our plans for the October half-term and Santa visits, hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good day out. Kids held Rabbits, Chicks etc for ages. Plenty of animals to pet and feed. Bumpy tractor ride, Sheep race, play parks. Bottle fed lambs and hand fed goats. Friendly staff and informative. Only downside of the day was a chav family who...More

Thank andrew l
Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, we are delighted you all had a good day out, with lots to see and do.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A full day can be spent at Hall Hill Farm and the kids will love every bit of it, there are rides, entertainment, food, play areas, and animals to hold and feed. Not cheep but a full days fun for the kids makes it worth...More

Thank _markali5929
Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your 5 star review, every year we do try to improve by adding new attractions or facilities, so we are delighted to hear you had a full day of fun at the farm.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love Hall Hill, a proper farm with real hands on experience, I've been visiting with the nursery children for years and I wouldn't go anywhere else. Loving the new improvements it's a real all weather farm!

Thank Nicola C
Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review Nicola, as you know we specialise in school visits during term time, and we are now taking booking for our Santa visits, we are delighted you love the new toilets and car park improvements.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Happy place to visit Highlight is sheep racing! The activities are well designed and the girls (age 3,5,7) loved it. Despite it being busy the queues weren't too bad because there was so much to do. Love the fact that they have an indoor picnic...More

Thank vickyak
Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

What a lovely review - we are a happy place, and enjoy welcoming visitors to the farm. The sheep race is a must, and is held daily at 1.30pm every day until the end of September, then October weekends and Half-term.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time at Hall hill farm 14 children fed lambs, held rabbits and fed goats. Children loved outside and inside play areas lovely day had by allMore

1  Thank jan031066
Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Delighted to hear you and your group had a great time, holding and feeding the animals. Also good to hear they loved the indoor playbarn and all the outdoor play too, the new JCB sandplay area is proving very popular with the younger children, water...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great day out with children, there is lots to do. The Staff are very helpful and the animals are well looked after, there's a big barn for you to take a picnic but there is also food available if you need it....More

Thank arabesque-gifts
Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments, we are delighted you had a great day at Hall Hill Farm.

Reviewed 17 August 2017

Easy to find Free parking Not expensive Loads to keep the kids occupied Plenty of animals to pet and feed Fun rides, some need to be paid extra for - £1 Cafe - as usual not the cheapest, best to take a picnic Toilets -...More

1  Thank John W
Hallhillfarm, Ann Darlington at Hall Hill Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review, pleased to hear your grandchildren loved their visit.

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Katy M
8 August 2017|
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Response from Hallhillfarm | Property representative |
Sorry only Guide dogs allowed
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Adam B
31 August 2016|
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Response from Eileen R | Reviewed this property |
Good for all animal lovers.
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Chocciehips
29 May 2016|
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Response from Hallhillfarm | Property representative |
We do have both disabled and accessible toilets, and access to most areas except the tractor ride. The farmyard is tarmac, but some of the paths are gravel and on a slight incline, other areas are grass. We currently... More
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