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The Hope Nature Centre

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Fantastic afternoon visit

We took our niece who is two and she absolutely loved in and loved feeding the animals. Great... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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This place is amazing. Lots to see and do and so cheap for entry. I give it 5* and although it is... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2018
Star H
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A nature centre set in 15 acres of country park with alpacas, donkeys, chickens, rabbits, pigs & other animals, a tea room serving freshly cooked (and highly acclaimed) meals, a play area and small gift shop. The Hope Nature Centre is a registered...more
Southwick Country Park Frome Road | Frome Rd, Southwick BA14 9QD, England
+44 1225 759075
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

We took our niece who is two and she absolutely loved in and loved feeding the animals. Great variety of animals and all looked after.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 812anthonyh
Reviewed 17 October 2018

This place is amazing. Lots to see and do and so cheap for entry. I give it 5* and although it is quite far from me I take the kids often : )

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Star H
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

The staff here are so friendly and even got some animals out for my daughter to see. All animals are well looked after and beverages are lovely. We even got given free food to feed the animals with. Highly recommend for a family day out.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bons B
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Really enjoyed visiting this place, would recommend to all, inexpensive for a family, lots to do and nice animals that you can buy food to feed. Nice cafe, lovely staff, will be going back again soon

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank BigglesWestbury
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Visited on a busy day, grandsons enjoyed the den building area, there are a few animals, however we were disappointed by the number of owls had expected to see more from looking at the website prior to our visit. Parking an issue we left and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank GirlGuides100years
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Our Daughter had heard of the place so we went along whilst staying in the area. It was a magical place for the two young children with all the animals close at hand and the land train ride. To cap it all the Squirrel Tea...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank ReydeJamon
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

We visited the hope nature centre during May half term and found it to be a very pleasant place to spend the afternoon. The team rooms were very reasonably priced and the food was very hot & fresh. The nature centre itself was very good...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank adam201781
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Friends recommended this place so one Sunday we ventured along to have a look. The place is great , especially for the kids who can get up close to the animals and explore around the site. Overall a great day out and nice way to...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank oliharrison
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

children enjoyed the egg hunt and seeing the animals ate a good value lunch then played in the park a good fun day for all

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank E5581AFemmat
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We went for a walk around the park first, then had lunch in the cafe. Parents and kids went in. The food was good but took a while for it all to come out. There were a lot of us. The kids egg mayo sarnies...More

Date of experience: February 2018
3  Thank Mabelsadventures
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Emma M
7 August 2018|
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Response from Emily T |
The paths are gravel and woodchip, they are well maintained but some of the woodchip paths are a little bumpy in places where Badgers root around in them!
1 July 2017|
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Response from MrsMiller23 | Reviewed this property |
I think it's £7 for a family ticket. Very very cheap compared to lots of similar places.