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Smithills Open Farm

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Smithills Dean Road, Bolton BL1 7NS, England
+44 1204 595765
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My son loved it here!

My husband and I took our son to the farms as he loves animals. He had such a great time!! He... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
valoren2013
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Fantastic day out

Visited Saturday about 11 am family of 4 Tractor ride food for the animals two donkey rides £34 in... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jasonoliviaella
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
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“donkey rides” (140 reviews)
“pets corner” (100 reviews)
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Smithills Dean Road, Bolton BL1 7NS, England
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+44 1204 595765
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"donkey rides"
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"pets corner"
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"cows being milked"
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"baby animals"
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"bouncy castle"
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"animal feed"
in 31 reviews
"easter egg hunt"
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"petting corner"
in 17 reviews
"party food"
in 15 reviews
"play area"
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"birthday party"
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"under cover"
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"guinea pigs"
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"birds of prey"
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"animal food"
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"hand wash"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My husband and I took our son to the farms as he loves animals. He had such a great time!! He really enjoyed all the animals. There are plenty around to see. We took him in his pram which was very easy to take around....More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited Saturday about 11 am family of 4 Tractor ride food for the animals two donkey rides £34 in total. This place is far and away the best of its type that we have visited anywhere in the country, up close with all the animals,...More

1  Thank Jasonoliviaella
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I am an absolute animal fanatic but that means I am very skeptical about anywhere with animals on show as an attraction as I am always concerned about their welfare. With this being a working dairy farm I was very weary about visiting but hand...More

Thank Natalie G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First time we’ve been here, my wife and I took our children for a day out. Upon arrival there was a bit of queue so we had to wait to get in, staff on entry were pleasant enough. We went through and started seeing the...More

Thank Dm1407
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been here a few times with my young son and its a nice farm. You can let the smaller animals and even a snake if you aren't scared. The kids can sit down when the lambs are hungry and bottle feed them which is...More

Thank Steven S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited here with my 2 year old and 5 year old granddaughters and we all had a fantastic time. So much to do for children here, we stayed for 5 hours and could have stayed longer but for us all being so tired with all...More

2  Thank Daisy1964223
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots to do here: - See the animals in their pens, - feed the animals (each packet of food an additional 50p) - Animal Corner where we got to feed small and medium sized lambs with a bottle of milk, hold chicks and bunnies and...More

Thank HubbaHoob1401
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took our daughter here for an Easter treat. What a delightful place. Lots of animals to see. The staff were friendly the children get to touch and feed the baby lambs and calves.As we went at Easter there was an Easter egg hunt which...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with our 10 month old it was lovely with all the baby animals. Our 10 month old loved seeing the animals he smiled from ear to ear. The petting bit was a nice touch. You can feed the animals. If the cafe was a...More

Thank Amy M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my daughter visited recently and throughly enjoyed it lots to see and do plenty of animals Inc baby ones and pet corner the only recommendation I can say is bring a packed lunch as there are plenty of picnic sites as there is...More

1  Thank Stephanie M
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bwfinediner
7 February 2018|
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Response from Carl G | Property representative |
Hi. Entrance fees are £7 children (under 2’s free) £8 adults. Family ticket is £28. 🐮🐮
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Christopher S
2 August 2017|
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Response from Liz E | Reviewed this property |
yes.
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Allyson D
28 April 2017|
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Response from MIKECHRISManchester | Reviewed this property |
We take our 2 year old granddaughter she loves holding the baby animals and there are plenty of small slides and indoor bits and pieces for them to do, we have taken our kids for years, hope you like it.
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