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Address: Blakemore Farm | Little London, Longhope GL17 0PH, England
Phone Number: +44 1452 831000
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00

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the childrens play area needs a dam good clean and the broken or damaged soft play needs attention staff very friendly, food basic and would be nice for healthy options rather... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 14 October 2016
whippy99
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Hereford, United Kingdom
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Hereford, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

the childrens play area needs a dam good clean and the broken or damaged soft play needs attention staff very friendly, food basic and would be nice for healthy options rather than chips with everything

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Thank whippy99
Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

We visited the park with our six year old grandchildren on the strength of the web site. The place described is nothing like the reality. It's true, there is a play barn and cafe, and there is a go cart trac. Sadly, there is only one go cart and one electric tractor. The outdoor exhibits amounted to two pigs, a... More 

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1 Thank Richard B
Chris T, Owner at Dick Whittington Farm Park, responded to this review

We are not sure whether to laugh or cry about this one! Despite the fact that our website, Facebook, advertising and Notices all clearly state that the Park is undergoing a re-branding and that the animals are being removed to make way for an Equestrian Centre on our outside area, we still get visitors who mention that there are not... More 

Cheltenham, England, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

I am really surprised by some of the nasty reviews of this place. People who care more about some dust and gaffer tape than their kids having fun is strange. We came to the Dick Whittington Farm Park expecting a play area and some animals to see. We were told on our way in that this has now changed to... More 

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3 Thank Steven P
Herefordshire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Been to this play farm park about 5 or 6 times with our 2 grand- daughters now ages 3 and 8. Previous visits were successful as we ran the socks off them and wandered through the animal paddocks and all was well. However today's visit, at the request of the 8 year old was far from acceptable. We purposely did... More 

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5 Thank Mr R M
Chris T, Owner at Dick Whittington Farm Park, responded to this review

The staff recognise this visitor. The children seemed to have a great time but this gentleman complained bitterly about the quality of the burgers and ham. We do not make the burgers or ham, they come in from a reputable supplier. We merely cook them and serve them. It is more than a little unfair for him then to kick... More 

Malvern, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We visited here today and wow what a big let down, the toilets were very unclean, basic hygiene was not present, the place smelt of greasy fried good, the soft play was worn and there was litter and grime everywhere. The icing on the cake was the lack of animals at this farm park. We couldn't wait to get away... More 

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Thank Jack D
Chris T, Owner at Dick Whittington Farm Park, responded to this review

The Management strongly reject these comments. The toilets are immaculately cleaned every morning and, whilst some tissue may fall on the floor during the course of the day, they are certainly not unclean. The smell of cooking comes from the kitchen but there is a separate eating area which most visitors use in the Play Barn. However a number of... More 

Forest of Dean, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Disgusting, Dirty, unappealing, what can one say about this awful place, The food area needs a good clean, so does the play equipment, The play equipment is dirty and damaged, Best avoided, as not worth the money...

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Thank Jayne K
Chris T, Owner at Dick Whittington Farm Park, responded to this review

Having recently been praised on this site for our deep cleaning, we can only conclude that this comment is about the litter and food dropped by visitors during the day. Our cleaning team would like to extend an invitation to this reviewer to join them in the evening clean of the debris left on a daily basis by the visitors.... More 

Forest of Dean, United Kingdom
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251 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Visited with 2 grandchildren aged 2 & 3, they loved the indoor play area, the animals are disappointing and we're a little smelly when we visited, the whole place is a little grubby and shabby, we didn't eat there due to the overall cleanliness, but did have a coffee which was OK.

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Thank mrsbake1
Chris T, Owner at Dick Whittington Farm Park, responded to this review

It is well known now that the Park’s main attraction is its massive indoor Play Barn. A painting programme is in place and there have been some fantastic murals done by a friend of Banksy. We are not sure how you can describe this as ‘shabby’. The farm animals have now virtually disappeared and we are focused on a Riding... More 

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

The animals are not the primary reason you would visit this farm park; it is the indoor play area which is excellent. Extracting the children to look at the animals proved challenging! Excellent value for money with a good cafe.

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Thank Selby_Strollers
Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We pop here most months of the year and have been visiting around 5 years. As an adult, I personally don't think it's amazing, but the kids really don't notice that. We spent 6 hours here today and if you work that out per hour for the entrance fee, it's actually very reasonable! This place gets a lot of stick... More 

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Thank Miss P
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

I have taken my kids here in the past and they have enjoyed it, but after last Sunday's experience I won't be rushing back! It's gone downhill ALOT! We arrived and it looked closed, we got in and I waited around for 5mins until I was seen to. The seating area was dirty, the soft play area is in desperate... More 

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Thank Burnie24
Chris T, Owner at Dick Whittington Farm Park, responded to this review

This review goes against the flow of very positive comments that we are receiving from visitors. An independent cleaner was interviewed in the last couple of days and made the comment 'nobody could say this Play Barn is dirty'... Obviously, in hot weather, the doors are opened to allow a breeze to come through. The last visitor who challenged us... More 

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