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Studley Grange Garden and Leisure Park

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Hay Lane, Wroughton, Swindon SN4 9QT, England
+44 1793 852400
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Good day out with a child

Went here 15/02/18. Had a really good few hours walking around looking at all the birds, animals... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Philip C
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Reading, United Kingdom
Great place! will visit again!

We had seen signs to here from the m4 when going off at the junction as it’s exactly half way from... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
mrswigz
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Yateley, United Kingdom
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“craft village” (21 reviews)
“garden centre” (29 reviews)
“soft play” (20 reviews)
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Hay Lane, Wroughton, Swindon SN4 9QT, England
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+44 1793 852400
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Went here 15/02/18. Had a really good few hours walking around looking at all the birds, animals and reptiles. Had a bit to eat in the cafe, browsed around one of the shops. Granddaughter was able to get hands on with some of the reptiles...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had seen signs to here from the m4 when going off at the junction as it’s exactly half way from our house to a friend’s in Wales. Firstly I was amazed how quick and easy it was from the motorway. There are also clear...More

Thank mrswigz
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Phil N, Public Relations Manager at Studley Grange Garden and Leisure Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your lovely comments. We are really pleased that you enjoyed your visit. We have lots to look forward to in the coming months and are expecting lots of new arrivals including lambs towards the end of February (hopefully in time...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

We took our children to visit Father Christmas in the cafe section of the garden centre. Only 8 children present as they keep the numbers low to keep it magical. The staff were attentive and kind. The food was really first class and great quality....More

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Phil N, Public Relations Manager at Studley Grange Garden and Leisure Park, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2017

Although we are only able to answer on behalf of Butterfly World and not the garden centre, we would like to thank you for your lovely comments. We do hope you will visit again. And whilst you're here do take a look around the Craft...More

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Reviewed 4 December 2017

2 adults and a child with a good lunch set me back about 50 quid (Depending) - We liked the food very much from the Garden Center Cafe. Loads to do inside and out. You can lose a good few hours although its not a...More

Thank Ian B
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Phil N, Public Relations Manager at Studley Grange Garden and Leisure Park, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2017

Thank you for visiting us and for your comments. We are pleased that everyone enjoyed themselves. The Garden Centre restaurant is not owned or managed by us. We have our own cafe that offers a range of home cooked food, reasonable prices and views of...More

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

We visited Studley Grange after searching for butterfly places in our locale. A mere 45 mins from home, this place sounded ideal location-wise but reading the reviews on here you'd think it was the worst place on the planet. But we've long since learned to...More

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Phil N, Public Relations Manager at Studley Grange Garden and Leisure Park, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2017

Thank you for visiting us and for your lovely comments. We are pleased that you enjoyed yourselves and had a positive experience. The entry to the Butterfly World and Farm Park is an all day ticket so you can come and go as much as...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Just brought our grandaughter here for a birthday treat. Our initial impression was good until we ventured into the cafe. We had packed up a small lunch of crackers cheese and ham. We went to order three adult meals were informed that the baby couldn't...More

Thank claymore55
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Phil N, Public Relations Manager at Studley Grange Garden and Leisure Park, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2017

Thank you for your comments. We are sorry that you did not have a good experience in our cafe. We do have a policy, as with many eateries, that only food purchased in the cafe may be consumed on the premises and notices advise this...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2017

So.. fed the fish in the aquatic shop @ the request of the 3-year old.. £1.. no problem both children enjoyed this 1/2 hour ..very friendly staff. Then proceeded to the Butterfly and Farm attraction, decent price, friendly lady on the desk.. all looking good....More

Thank normansfletcher
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Phil N, Public Relations Manager at Studley Grange Garden and Leisure Park, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Thank you for visiting Studley Grange Butterfly World and Farm Park and for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your visit with us but are deeply sorry that you felt your day had been ruined. We have taken all your comments on board...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2017

We've visited Butterfly World many times in the last few years, it's always been an exciting day out for the kids. Last week my 14-year old son spent a morning there enjoying his "zookeeper experience". With Julia as his tutor he handled snakes and spiders,...More

Thank Reheck
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Phil N, Public Relations Manager at Studley Grange Garden and Leisure Park, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you for your lovely comment. We are very pleased that your son enjoyed his 'zookeeper experience' with Julia. As you say the Zoo Experience is a perfect opportunity to learn more about the animals and reptiles and discover all that goes in to looking...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

The butterflies and greenhouses are beautiful. The other animals (reptiles, fish, farm animals, meerkats, chipmunk, raccoon, otters) are entertaining and the feeding talks are really interesting. If there is any animal feed at the till, buy it! It’s fun to feed all the residents. Arrive...More

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Phil N, Public Relations Manager at Studley Grange Garden and Leisure Park, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely comments; we are really pleased that you love visiting us. It is only the fish who have a food quota for the day from the vet. The other animals, such as goats, cows, sheep, alpacas, chickens, guinea-fowl, turkeys,...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

My children love it here, they like the variety of animals & enjoy walking around & around the butterfly houses. Walking with the sheep in the field was particularly good fun! Great value for moneyMore

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Phil N, Front Office Manager at Studley Grange Garden and Leisure Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

Thank you for visiting us and for your lovely comment. We are really pleased that your children love it! We have lots of activities at the weekends that will also be happening everyday in the holidays including reptile and small animal handling, egg collecting and...More

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i dont think so . but cant be certain xxx
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And you are complaning !!!! Could be considered a bonus if actually never made it there. :-)
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