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Norfolk Lavender

Caley Mill Lynn Road | Caley Mill, Heacham PE31 7JE, England
+44 1485 570384
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Great little spot

We nearly stopped for breakfast on the way to Heacham but decided to wait until we got there and so... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Dave G
,
Corby, United Kingdom
via mobile
A wide variety of things on offer, appealing to all ages

We initially visited to see the animals. There was a good variety including ponies, pigs, goats... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MelbaSouthLondon
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South London
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“farm shop” (127 reviews)
“garden centre” (55 reviews)
“play barn” (36 reviews)
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Caley Mill Lynn Road | Caley Mill, Heacham PE31 7JE, England
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+44 1485 570384
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"farm shop"
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"garden centre"
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"play barn"
in 36 reviews
"lavender scones"
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"animal farm"
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"cake"
in 32 reviews
"animal area"
in 12 reviews
"great gift shop"
in 7 reviews
"local produce"
in 13 reviews
"for sale"
in 22 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 36 reviews
"lovely things"
in 7 reviews
"full bloom"
in 9 reviews
"nice place to visit"
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"petting zoo"
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"quick look"
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"cream tea"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We nearly stopped for breakfast on the way to Heacham but decided to wait until we got there and so glad we did. Really fresh food and cooked excellently. Only had the small breakfast, but it was plenty. Not sure we will return to Heacham,...More

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Alice Sabrina K, Public Relations Manager at Norfolk Lavender, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Norfolk Lavender. We hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We initially visited to see the animals. There was a good variety including ponies, pigs, goats, and many winged creatures. The peacocks were beautiful and the turkeys a little bit scary (gobble, gobble...!) We stopped for lunch...a busy and clearly popular venue. Good quality food...More

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Alice Sabrina K, Public Relations Manager at Norfolk Lavender, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Norfolk Lavender & the Animal Gardens. We are always looking for ways to improve & expand, with the addition of our new Critters Cabin for 2018. We hope to see...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped in for a breakfast. Was very tasty with spacious tasteful cafe area. Had a look around the gifts and thought that there was stuff for all budgets and interesting things to buy for all ages. Didn't go outside apart from the farm shop.

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Alice Sabrina K, Public Relations Manager at Norfolk Lavender, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Norfolk Lavender. We hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not the time of year for lavender but the shops full of things bit expensive but very unusual presents and cards well worth a visit

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Alice Sabrina K, Public Relations Manager at Norfolk Lavender, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Norfolk Lavender. We try to be competitive with our pricing & stock items that are suitable for all ages & budgets. We hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Looks lovely and promises a treat but we were let down... arrived at about 10.50 & despite poor worn out signage, found the restaurant. My friend queued for 5 minutes to be bluntly told they “...stop serving breakfast at 11!”, with no further information from...More

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Alice Sabrina K, Public Relations Manager at Norfolk Lavender, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. As previously stated, the young lady in the restaurant explained the reasoning for limited options between 11 & 12. However, that does not excuse the service you received. We sincerely apologise for that. Your comments have been passed onto management....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for coffee and cake after looking around the Lavender shop...what a treat, lovely choice of cakes/ snacks and a lovely pot of tea and coffee, nice venue, friendly staff..we would definitely reccomend this venue 😊.

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Alice Sabrina K, Public Relations Manager at Norfolk Lavender, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Norfolk Lavender. Your compliments are very much appreciated. We hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted a family friendly afternoon tea for my sisters 40th lunch. We booked in advance and were really happy with the friendly staff and excellent service. The food was lovely and staff very helpful to make our visit easy. We asked for enough room...More

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Alice Sabrina K, Public Relations Manager at Norfolk Lavender, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Norfolk Lavender. Your compliments are very much appreciated. We hope to see you again soon, perhaps when the weather is a little better. The Animal Gardens really is a big...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

The large and well appointed restaurant, and lots of outdoor seating too, is surrounded by the wonderful gardens. The restaurant prepares delicious meals and snacks and they are very well presented and very tasty and not over priced. You can relax with a cake and...More

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Alice Sabrina K, Public Relations Manager at Norfolk Lavender, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you for your review. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Norfolk Lavender. Your compliments are very much appreciated. We hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 17 February 2018

Nice shop and cafe, we went in February so not a lot going on lavender wise! A garden centre really but worth stopping !More

Thank Tracy R
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Alice Sabrina K, Public Relations Manager at Norfolk Lavender, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2018

Thank you for your review. There is definitely more to see during the summer months when the Lavender is out in bloom, however we are open all year round with plenty to see & do: Norfolk Lavender Gift Shop & Plant Centre, Lavender Lounge, Rocks...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2018

The food was excellent and freshly baked. The staff and general ambiance were excellent and the place seemed a very popular locations for people eating lunch. The gift shop was well priced and the product mostly relevant to the lavender being grown and served on...More

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Alice Sabrina K, Public Relations Manager at Norfolk Lavender, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2018

Thank you for your review. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Norfolk Lavender. Your compliments are very much appreciated. We hope to see you again soon.

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anita c
11 April 2018|
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Response from Alice Sabrina K | Property representative |
Norfolk Lavender is free to enter, however there is a charge for the Animal Gardens & for Farmer Fred's Adventure Playbarn. These are separate attractions so each requires separate payment. The lavender typically blooms... More
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trishann4
3 September 2017|
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Response from Alice Sabrina K | Property representative |
The harvest has been completed now, however we do not harvest the mini field on site. Certain varieties may still be in bloom however the majority are not. We are open all year round so there is still plenty to see & do even... More
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tracy186
31 August 2017|
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Response from Alice Sabrina K | Property representative |
Dogs are most welcome at Norfolk Lavender however they are not allowed into the indoor areas or into the Animal Gardens, the Meadow Garden or the Plant Centre.
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