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Beacon Alpacas

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Excellent experience....

We had the pleasure of taking Garvey for a walk early December. As soon as we arrived Jacki was... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Faye W
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York, United Kingdom
A walk with Bobby!

Decided to treat my wife to an alpaca walk for her birthday as she is an animal lover. It turned... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Brook A
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York, England, United Kingdom
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Meet our herd of friendly alpacas, find out all about these facinating creatures and learn how to look after your chosen alpaca on your walk. Alpacas are curious animals so like to stroll along the bridleways taking in the views and sampling the...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Malton Street | Suncliffe Beacon Farm, Husthwaite YO61 4PD, England
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+44 1347 868879
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had the pleasure of taking Garvey for a walk early December. As soon as we arrived Jacki was very welcoming and explained what we were going to do. She introduced us to the three alpacas who would be coming on the walk, all of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Faye W
Jackie B, Owner at Beacon Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

I am happy Garvey behaved himself on your walk he is growing up in to a happy alpaca, thanks for looking after him and his pals so well. A huge thank you for taking the time to write a great review and your lovely comments,...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Decided to treat my wife to an alpaca walk for her birthday as she is an animal lover. It turned out to be a beautiful autumn day with views all around from the site on the top of a hill in Husthwaite. We were warmly...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Brook A
Jackie B, Owner at Beacon Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

I am so happy the weather was bright and dry and you loved walking Bobby so much. It was a pleasure to meet you and Isla loved meeting you too, thank you for a great review

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The weather on the journey was awful and it really didn't look like it would get any better.After we arrived the rain stopped, the sun came out and we had beautiful views of the country side and the White Horse at Sutton Bank. Jackie and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Anne H
Jackie B, Owner at Beacon Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We were lucky the weather brightened up and I’m so happy your surprise was enjoyed. The alpacas 🦙 so enjoy a trip out with well behaved humans, I am very lucky, thank you so much for posting a great review.

Reviewed 5 November 2018

Wonderful experience and even better the host Jackie is very passionate about her alpacas, the walk was excellent with beautiful views

Date of experience: October 2018
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Jackie B, Owner at Beacon Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Thank you for posting such a lovely review I am glad you loved the alpacas as much as me, we are lucky living in such a lovely place.

Reviewed 26 October 2018

What a great way to spend a glorious afternoon than go walking with alpacas. Malek was our host/guide and he was excellent with his knowledge and hospitality. After receiving handling instructions he explained the personalities of each alpaca in our group. We had a lovely...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nigel G
Jackie B, Owner at Beacon Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

We are so glad you enjoyed meeting the alpacas Red is our star herd sire and a very gentle alpaca. Thank you for posting a great review we look forward to welcoming you back anytime. kind regards, Jacki

Reviewed 25 October 2018

I had a wonderful time and the alpacas were very sweet . I recommend this and I would love to go again

Date of experience: October 2018
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Jackie B, Owner at Beacon Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Thanks for posting a review I am so glad you enjoyed meeting the alpacas you'd be most welcome to visit the farm again

Reviewed 23 October 2018

Great to spend an afternoon with these lovely gentle animals, they are so adorable. The location of the farm is in beautiful countryside and everyone I dealt with both in booking and on the day were really helpful and such lovely people. I can't wait...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Jackie B, Owner at Beacon Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

I am so happy you enjoyed meeting the alpacas and had a good experience all round enough to take the time to post a great review. thank you

Reviewed 15 October 2018

I bought this experience for my husband for his birthday and luckily for me, got to share this fantastic treat. The weather wasn't brilliant, showery and very windy but the alpacas are used to the cold weather, originating from Peru. The farm was easy to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ann H
Jackie B, Owner at Beacon Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Ann thank you so much for taking the time to post a good review about Krug and his friends. You were brave making the journey and walk on such a windy day I am so glad it did not spoil your enjoyment. It will be...More

Reviewed 15 October 2018

Visited with my wife and children. The hosts were very welcoming and throughout the visit they answered all our questions and made us feel almost like part of the family. We loved walking with our 2 alpacas, the walk was just the right length through...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Jackie B, Owner at Beacon Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

I am so glad you were able to meet the alpacas on such a lovely day and that you enjoyed meeting them enough to write such a great review. many thanks Jacki

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

I bought this experience as a 50th birthday surprise for my husband. I had been looking for a gift that was quirky and a bit different and I could not have made a better choice. We were made very welcome from the moment we arrived...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Jackie B, Owner at Beacon Alpacas, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

It was an absolute pleasure to meet you I am so glad you enjoyed meeting the alpaca boys and girls. Thank you so much for writing such a lovely review I hope you have some good pictures of the alpacas to remember them. all the...More

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vic1938
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Response from Jackie B | Property representative |
Children need to be accompanied by an adult and the cost for 1 adult and 2 children to share an alpaca is £30. The experience is about 1.5 to 2 hours
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