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Fancy's Farm

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Open today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Friendly and fun!

This is the second time we have visited here on holiday and we will do it every time we are in the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Fantastic find !

Myself and my partner have been staying on the Isle of Portland for the last 2 days and today after... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Meg S
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“goat”(23 reviews)
Fancys Farm is free to enter and is open every day of the year except Christmas Day from 10am to 5pm. Most of our wide variety of animals are super friendly and love to be petted. Feed is available in the main building at £1 per cup. We have a...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
| Near High Angle Battery, Glacis, New Ground, DT5 1FR, England
+44 7810 485351
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Reviewed 1 week ago

In the blistering July heat and with the menacing fences this place looked deserted and so depressing from the outside. Seemed more like an extension of the prison nearby than a family farm. This really discouraged us so that we did not enter and went...More

Thank Ulrich G
Jon I, Front Office Manager at Fancy's Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Why do a review of you haven't visited? Everything is suffering with the heat and we have had to move a lot of animals to better grazing. Come in you might be surprised.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time we have visited here on holiday and we will do it every time we are in the area. It’s free to get in but donations welcome. They have yummy food freshly cooked. The animals are more friendly and interactive than...More

Thank felttip86
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my partner have been staying on the Isle of Portland for the last 2 days and today after having a drive around the island came across sign posts to Fancy’s Farm so we thought we would see what was there. We were amazed...More

Thank Meg S
Reviewed 9 June 2018

Had a wander around on a damp morning. Plenty to keep the smaller ones occupied. The goats are great fun and get up to all sorts of antics. Worth a visit if your in the area.

1  Thank Chris T
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

We passed the farm whilst walking round the island and thought it seemed really nice - we came in to feed the geese and ducks it was a great start to the day.

Thank Jamie N
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

My fiance and I visited Fancys farm on the 25th, 26th and 27th of May '18. Yes, you read that right. We've been before a few times and we have always had a thoroughly good time there. I can't think of a better place to...More

3  Thank Jake-Wolfpack88
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Fancy farm is an amazing place for young children as it has a small play park and a ball pit inside. Inside you can buy food to feed the animals.

Thank Carly J
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Been couple of times, still love going, can be very busy, but definitely well the vist, one of the best things is feeding the animals, also the views are stunning too. Next to the farm is the High angle batteries, what are very interesting too....More

Thank Backpacker572
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Great place to visit for a couple of hours, the kids get to feed the animals which are in most part friendly and like to be fussed. As the Farm is free, donations are welcome or alternatively you can buy a bag of animal food...More

1  Thank Grant B
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Went there with our grandson today Free to visit, though donations are requested, and a lovely way to spend a few hours. No frills and no extortion, a reasonable selection of goats, sheep, hens, pigs, donkeys, horses and wallabys and after the rain we've had...More

Thank theoneandonlyjohn
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Response from Sharon J | Reviewed this property |
I haven't seen people with dogs walking around. Email them or call them - they are nice People and I am sure they will be happy to help.