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Longdown Activity Farm

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Open Now: 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Open today: 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Fabulous visit to Father Christmas

I took my Grandchildren to see Father Christmas at Longdown for the 3rd year and it was still as... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
RickKocher
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Hythe, null, United Kingdom
Fantastic afternoon!

I visited with my husband, daughter and two grandchildren. What an amazing afternoon we had. We... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
dollymum1
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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Longdown Activity Farm is closed for the season and will re-open on Saturday 16th February 2019. The Longdown Farm Christmas Barn will open from 1st to 23rd December 2018.
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Deerleap Lane, Ashurst, New Forest SO40 7EH, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I took my Grandchildren to see Father Christmas at Longdown for the 3rd year and it was still as amazing. Farmer Brian is so spot on with what he says to the children I heard my Granddaughter telling her brother that she thought I had...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank RickKocher
SouthamptonUK, Owner at Longdown Activity Farm, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your very kind words, Farmer Bryan only knows these things about the children because the Elves tell him, as you know the elves are watching the children all of the time! All the team at Longdown Activity Farm wish you and your...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I visited with my husband, daughter and two grandchildren. What an amazing afternoon we had. We held baby chicks and looked at all the wonderful animals in the barn before we went in to see Santa. Definitely the best Santa I have ever seen. Must...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank dollymum1
SouthamptonUK, Owner at Longdown Activity Farm, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are pleased that your family enjoyed their visit to Longdown Christmas Barn, Father Christmas (yes the real one) says that your children were definitely on the good list so he was delighted to give them some his favourite presents. All the team at Longdown...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited today for 5th year running. Farmer Brian, Dawn and staff did NOT disappoint. My girls (9 and 7 years) loved their visit. Chick and baby guinea pig handling, donkey, pig, kid goat and rabbit stroking...and to top it all a fabulous genuine Santa! Well...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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SouthamptonUK, Owner at Longdown Activity Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We are always grateful when our visitors take the time to write a review about their visit to Longdown Activity Farm Barn and of course we are delighted that this contributor enjoyed their visit, all the team at Longdown (including Father Christmas) wish you and...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Have been to visit today to see Father Christmas we come to the farm throughout the year and our 4 year old and 7 year old love it generally so it’s always our first choice for Christmas. We arrived 15 minutes before opening as it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Lealou08
SouthamptonUK, Owner at Longdown Activity Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We thank this contributor for such a positive review and we are pleased that you all enjoyed your visit, hopefully you will come along and visit us again next season, all the Team at Longdown Activity Farm and Father Christmas wish you and your family...More

Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

We were going to Paultons Park, but hadn’t realised it was closed that day 🤦‍♀️ So with a very unhappy 2 1/2 year old having a strop after an hour in the car, we had to find something else to do. Quick google search came...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Lisa O
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

We visited today with extended family consisting of 5 adults, one, our mum who has dementia and is a wheelchair user and two small children. We all had a fabulous time despite constant drizzle for the duration of our visit. Our mum was given feeding...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Elaine15
Reviewed 15 October 2018

My wife and I took our granddaughter here a few weeks ago. The weather was lovely and we all had a great time. We thought we would only be there an hour or so as our granddaughter iwas only 18 months old and we thought...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dyrck
Reviewed 12 October 2018

I arrived 2 days early for my week in the New Forest and passing the farm earlier in the year I decided to visit solo, took me back to my childhood with all the farm animals, met some great people and enjoyed a few hours...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CYardy
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Plenty of parking albeit across the road but still ok Friendly informative caring team members Plenty of things to see & do Refreshments available as well as an on site farm shop Overall - good news , good value & worth considering for a season...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank christophers8888
Reviewed 7 September 2018

A successful trip out with myself and 2 children. Both children loved all the activities (holding chicks and guinea pigs, stroking bunnies, feeding calfs, goats, and ducks ect) Staff very polite and approachable. Will defiantly be returning.

Date of experience: August 2018
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909ellieh
5 July 2018|
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Response from Catherine H | Reviewed this property |
Adults are £9.50 kids 3-14 are £8.50 and under 3 free. So it would be £27.50.
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Maf19811
24 August 2016|
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Response from SouthamptonUK | Property representative |
No animal feed is sold at the farm it is included in the price, also the tractor ride is included.
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Jess M
24 February 2016|
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Response from MoMcleod | Reviewed this property |
I live in Ashurst , and you will love it , my son when in his late twenty's got a years season ticket.!!! Just go with the flow at the feeding time it actually helps the staff get all the goats and calfs feed! school... More
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