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Highfields Happy Hens Farm

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Simple but kids loved it

It’s not got gadgets and the signage is tired BUT this is a real farm open to the public and it’s... read more

Reviewed August 23, 2018
Caroline H
Working farm with no frills

Yes, it is a bit tired but it is a working farm. We spent 4 hours here and there was plenty for my... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2018
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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Highfield Farm Heage Lane, Etwall DE65 6LS, England
+44 1283 732083
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Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Perfect wholesome family day out for our little ones. Me and my friend and our three under four had a brilliant day here today. Yes it’s a bit tired in places, but we felt that only added to the family feel of the place. There...More

Thank rainbowbirko87
Reviewed August 23, 2018

It’s not got gadgets and the signage is tired BUT this is a real farm open to the public and it’s real. Kids loved the educational maze, tractor ride and chick handling. Animals are clearly well cared for and loved and the owner and family...More

Thank Caroline H
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Such a great birthday party for our daughter today. The staff were really friendly and all the kids really enjoyed the activities that the farm can offer. Can’t wait to eat the eggs they picked! Thanks everyone.

Thank lewylad86
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

This is a working farm that uses the paying public to support a drug rehab centre and a scheme for kids struggling in school. The farm itself is really accessible and interactive. Lots of play zones and activity trails and a lot of animals to...More

Thank Hannahhylt
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Yes, it is a bit tired but it is a working farm. We spent 4 hours here and there was plenty for my toddlers to play with. The cafe was a bit small and the lady serving a bit brusque but it was ok. The...More

Thank FayetteBolton
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

This farm is lovely,no modern gimmicks,no fancy buildings,just good old traditional farm place to visit with the kids,yes it does look run down on arrival like other reviews have stated & yes,some of the buildings could do with abit of TLC,but the difference is,the animals...More

Thank Breadpuddin
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

We were first time visitors and First impressions of this place were very good. There is a large carpark and disabled access is good throughout the park, the shop and Cafe were both reasonably priced and the food in the cafe was delicious!! The staff...More

Thank Jenni R
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

We had a really good day at happy hens. My Mrs had a voucher from Woucher which cost us £10 for three of us so it was well worth it however, if I had to spend £30 on tickets then I’d be a little disappointed....More

Thank Ajay B
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Greeted by friendly helpful staff in the shop/reception area.All activities and facilities were well explained. Admittedly first impressions were that the place could do with some updating but after we had spent 5 hours here it was clear that they have got things just right...More

Thank hefferman
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

We had a voucher for £10 and it included 2 kids lunch boxes (contained a jam/cheese or ham sandwich,small from age frais yoghurt,wotsits,rocky road cake and a carton of either orange,apple or Ribena)admission,a game of crazy golf for us,2 bags of animal feed and the...More

Thank Angelmichael416
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siobhan h
January 26, 2017|
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Response from Richard C |
Not really. Just an expensive walk around a farm.