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Farm Sanctuary

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3150 Aikens Rd, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-9764
+1 607-583-2225 ext. 291
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Beautiful place

Farm Sanctuary is a place that is doing amazing work. It is a place I highly recommend visiting... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2016
soniafaruqi
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Toronto, Canada
Beyond Your Every Expectation

I knew I wanted to take an off-the-beaten path, Fall vacation, and bring my dog, and be around... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2016
Susan W
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This farm offers sanctuary and a home for abused farm animals, and helps to educate Americans about treating animals with respect and compassion.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good9%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“animal lovers” (7 reviews)
“love animals” (7 reviews)
“meat eaters” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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3150 Aikens Rd, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-9764
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+1 607-583-2225 ext. 291
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Reviewed December 30, 2016

Farm Sanctuary is a place that is doing amazing work. It is a place I highly recommend visiting. You will enjoy yourself among lots of charming farm animals while also being in a stunningly beautiful retreat. Sonia Faruqi, author of Project Animal Farm

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Reviewed October 26, 2016

I knew I wanted to take an off-the-beaten path, Fall vacation, and bring my dog, and be around animals, and I supported the Farm Sanctuary cause, but I had no idea how wonderful the accommodations would be and how peaceful and memorable the whole experience...More

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Reviewed October 17, 2016

My husband and I stayed with our 2 dogs in one of the pet friendly cabins. The cabin was spacious, clean and cozy. Although our dogs were not permitted on the farm tour (many of the rescued farm animals are stressed around dogs), we were...More

2  Thank Marian S
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Reviewed October 16, 2016

If you love animals and have compassion for them, Farm Sanctuary is already likely known to you. But if you additionally wish to exist briefly among them (literally, stay on the land) AND rest in comfortable, clean, eco accommodations with your own small kitchen and...More

2  Thank Amelia W
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Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

Very well run tour If you are thinking about going vegan this may urge you on. Up close the with big piggies, goats, sheep, cows, turkeys, chickens. This organization endorses a vegan diet because there are no guarantees that any Farm raised animals are treated...More

2  Thank askreppen
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Reviewed September 21, 2016

My daughter and I came to see the farm after reading about it. We spent the night in Angie's cabin which was roomier than expected and quit nice. The only drawback is there is no plumbing so you must use the bathrooms at the visitor...More

1  Thank Cville08
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Reviewed August 28, 2016

The sanctuary experience was certainly worth the time. There is a 5 minute video before the tour showing the way animals are raised and harvested by big farms & companies. They have exhibits showing the animals' poor living arrangements and pre and post rescue pictures....More

2  Thank kjsteverson
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Reviewed August 25, 2016

Over 20+ years I have been well aware of the unfair treatment of farm animals. After taking the rest of the family here, they are all on board with my views. The tour guide was wonderful but the highlight is definitely hearing the stories and...More

1  Thank city2country
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Reviewed August 24, 2016

Staff is really friendly and well informed about factory farming. They will teach you a lot about the subject. The tour is amazing, they take great care of animals. Great visit !

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Reviewed August 24, 2016

I appreciated going to Farm Sanctuary because it brings to the forefront about the relation of people to animals. Since it is a sanctuary, you know that Farm Sanctuary is going to speak out against cruelties to animals on the line of ASPCA or PETA...More

2  Thank Paul H
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aristadrive
July 29, 2015|
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Response from FarmSanctuary v | Property representative |
All Bed & Breakfast guests receive a complimentary shelter tour. These tours are held daily at 10 a.m. Guests staying on public tour days are also welcome to join a tour later in the day. Public shelter tours are held every... More
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Alicia A
May 10, 2015|
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Response from FarmSanctuary v | Property representative |
Hello. Thank you for your question. There are two lines serving Watkins Glen-area travel Greyhound Bus Lines – Ithaca, NY Greyhound Bus Lines – Geneva, NY Bus Transportation Greyhound 800-231-2222 Shortline... More
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