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Doniford Farm - CLOSED

Doniford, Watchet TA23 0TQ, England
+44 1984 634825
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We we're really sad that this farm is now shut! We we're staying at Haven and had a walk to it to... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Julie B
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Sadly this farm has closed.

Such a shame it's closed due to EU laws stating it had to apparently upgrade to zoo status. It was... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
Dennis C
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Stoke on Trent
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“farm shop” (65 reviews)
“free entry” (38 reviews)
“farm animals” (27 reviews)
LOCATION
Doniford, Watchet TA23 0TQ, England
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+44 1984 634825

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1 - 10 of 374 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We we're really sad that this farm is now shut! We we're staying at Haven and had a walk to it to find it was closed. A sign on the main gate would be a good idea. Such a shame as it was a lovely...More

1  Thank Julie B
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Such a shame it's closed due to EU laws stating it had to apparently upgrade to zoo status. It was such a simple lovely place for all ages with good food to eat and buy, lots of farm animals, shop and other attractions. It was...More

1  Thank Dennis C
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Visited last year and quite enjoyed it although animals very much reduced due to, I understand, not able to have a zoo license. Place closed now and up or sale. Visit their website and all you get is 'Closed'.

6  Thank David T
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Not much to actually do but nice to wander round for an hour. Shop was fantastic....lots of yummy treats and gifts. Cafe was nice....lovely views over the field but the staff weren't very friendly. Probably better to go in the warmer weather....hopefully be more animals...More

1  Thank Jo H
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We took the kids here whilst on holiday in Somerset. We were so disappointed. There were lots of empty cages/enclosures. The most exotic thing was the Raccoon. They said lots of animals had had to go due to the red tape of keeping them! The...More

4  Thank Newlys10
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Great little farm to wander over to from the haven site. Cafe was lovely with lovely views of the horses. Great shop full of yummy food.

Thank LauraNicoleGibbs
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Seems to be going down hill. Past years this has been the place to be. Lovely food and great for the kids. Now many animals have gone and the food was poor. A real shame, we loved it here.

Thank lacey2828
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Oh Dear! What a disappointment. We visited this a year ago and I gave it a rave review, couldn't fault it. After checking their website and seeing that everything was apparently the same, we made a journey of several hours from Devon to go again....More

1  Thank Superstar66
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Visited doniford farm today,we went to buy breakfast ingredients for our holiday from their farm shop.was disappointed to discover that they only had eggs.tried the cafe which we could not fault.food was lovely.....now the farm....this needs work(which is underway) most of the animals looked unkept,all...More

1  Thank Chris T
Reviewed 18 October 2016

A lovely way to spend a couple of hours. Easy walk from the Doniford Bay Caravan Park. Food available for lunch break or afternoon tea.

Thank Jaimie353
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