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Hop Farm Family Park

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Family Park Maidstone Road | Beltring, Paddock Wood TN12 6PY, England
+44 1622 872068
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Not worth a visit

Visited with my husband and 2 year old, on Saturday during their Halloween event. Once we had paid... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Eastbourne, United Kingdom
via mobile
Save your money

Plz don't look at the web site and think this is a fun filled day. Total waste of time and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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The Hop Farm Family Park is Kent's major visitor attraction. Open everyday (except on special event days). Pay/play rides/attractions and more.
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good16%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible34%
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Family Park Maidstone Road | Beltring, Paddock Wood TN12 6PY, England
+44 1622 872068
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited with my husband and 2 year old, on Saturday during their Halloween event. Once we had paid to go in and got our tokens for the activities, we soon realised that most rides were closed, nothing had been mentioned at the desk! The rides...More

Thank dale333
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Plz don't look at the web site and think this is a fun filled day. Total waste of time and money. Nothing bar the pumpkin carving was going on. Manager was no help just said sorry. Well sorry isn't going to compensate for the waste...More

Thank wingerninger
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is excellent value for money !! And a wide range of activities to suit all ages ! Was lovely afternoon out

Thank Katie L
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

It's been a few years since I've visited Hop Farm. I was so very disappointed with our visit, I think the word farm needs to be taken out of the name. Where have all the animals gone? Last time we went there was so much...More

Thank Tamsin D
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Visited the hop farm due to seeing ALOT of trucks parked up. Thought something might be on. Paid £1 entry to the farm, to find the trucks were a separate event and cost around £16 entry!! Inside the hop farm itself there isn't an awful...More

Thank Charlottelawrence
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The Hop Farm makes for an excellent family day out. Some might only be there for half a day but if you can spend a full day it is well worth it in my opinion as there is so much to see and do. There...More

1  Thank erictW8695LJ
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Hop Farm? It should be called Paddock Wood children's play centre! Having been before when it was the Hop Farm - it was a very disappointing waste of a day. Our 8 year old daughter enjoyed it but if we didn't have a young child...More

Thank Natalie S
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Run down dirty and lack of staff.2 of 3 shows cancelled.They are transfering the animals out .Not even worth the 1£ entranceMore

Thank hawksbp
HopFarm, Manager at Hop Farm Family Park, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you for visiting the Hop Farm and for your feedback. We're not sure what shows you refer to and are not aware of any cancelling. No animals are being transferred, the opposite, we have more animals coming in each month and the attraction continues...More

Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Visited this place on bank holiday Monday 28th Aug, first no clear signage as to how to get in to the place, fine to pay a £1 each to get in, but the rides are all token purchases, not the cheapest rides 2/3 tokens each...More

Thank KThandi
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We visited here primarily for the War and Peace Show which was quite good, there were some interesting exhibitions and the people we talked to were very passionate and knew their stuff. Whilst we were there, we popped over to the family bit of the...More

Thank Heather W
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8 March 2016|
Response from Sue L | Reviewed this property |
Yes we did the meerkat experience..very disappointed as they only had 2 meerkats...not worth the price we paid...
17 December 2015|
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Response from CassieK251 | Reviewed this property |
Hi unfortunately I am unsure. When we purchased a meerkat experience they were pretty laid back about letting us walk around the animal enclosure and the facilities after.
richard b
19 April 2015|
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Response from Clifffan | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry, I do not know.