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Address: Amesbury Road, Cholderton SP4 0EW, England
Phone Number: 44-1980-629438
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Lunch stop with extras

We were looking for a lunch stop on our way to Frome and stopped off here. Freshly made baguettes and paninis , along with large mugs of coffee, well presented by friendly staff... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 4, 2015
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Marlborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

This was our first visit here despite living locally as we've been put off by the bad reviews. However I took my 1 and 5 year old today as my daughter was invited to a birthday party there and we had a brilliant time! It was great value for money with the inclusive tea and coffee for parents, the tractor... More 

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P M, Owner at Cholderton Charlie's Farm, responded to this review

Dear Corky, Thank you so much for your delightful review. We are so pleased you all had such a lovely time. We strive to make each and every visit as personal and special as we possibly can, and it seems this was the case on Sunday. We have also just released a brand new party package (which can be viewed... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Very poor value for money and we had half price tickets. An open field with a few animal in a few pens. All of the animal water bottles looked as if they had green slim/mould in them and looked disgusting. We were there throughout the day trying to get our money's worth where my daughter played mainly on the bouncy... More 

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P M, Owner at Cholderton Charlie's Farm, responded to this review

Dear Gromy, Thank you for your feedback regarding your visit to the farm, and we are terribly sorry to hear your visit wasn't what you'd hoped/expected. We are currently in the process of making significant improvements (we are always improving as much as we fiscally and physically can) and hope you'll pop back soon to see the changes we've made.... More 

Andover, United Kingdom
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72 reviews 72 reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

We have been coming here for years and have watched the steady decline of the farm and its stock. In parallel we have watched the steady and quite ridiculous rise in prices. The owners have invested in a new shop / cafe, which is clearly where they think they can make their money. It is staffed by truculent teenagers most... More 

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P M, Owner at Cholderton Charlie's Farm, responded to this review

Good morning DrMo, I would like to express my anguish regarding you review and offer my apologies you felt you visit didn't go as you'd hoped. First, our prices reflect peak and non-peak changes each year, as do a significantly large portion of the tourism industry, I can assure you that this has nothing to do with our business failing.... More 

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

What a friendly team of people. The food and especially the coffee superb. I would recommend for lunch..

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P M, Owner at Cholderton Charlie's Farm, responded to this review

Good afternoon Maureen, Thank you so much for your lovely review of the farm - it was a pleasure having you and we hope to see you again soon. I agree with you, the food is delicious and the setting is a joy. Take care. Sophie More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

We were looking for a lunch stop on our way to Frome and stopped off here. Freshly made baguettes and paninis , along with large mugs of coffee, well presented by friendly staff. As it was Monday lunchtime it was very quiet. We decided as it was a nice sunny day to visit the animals too. Lots of babies, a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 via mobile

I was put off going by some of the reviews, so was pleasantly surprised and we had a great day. I guess it depends on ones expectations but if you go to a farm things will be agricultural. The animals were brilliant and we saw babies of most types. The nature trail was a surprise treat and our two year... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Took my grand daughter on a lovely day. Expensive to get in for the amenities available. Lots of chickens and goats but other than feeding them the feed you buy, no handling experiences at all. Plus side the play barns were good as they were very quiet. Finckley down has far more animals and you can stroke them and better... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We stayed at the attached youth hostel and had free entry as part of the package. A lot of kids enjoy themselves . Feeding animals, playing on trampoline. Good nature trail.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

We took our little girl here for her 3rd birthday. Just me my husband and her. What a fab time we had. ..apart from that cold wind which has nothing to do with the farm it's self. My daughter loved everything...all the animals, she even fed a goat. She loved going on the tractor and throughly enjoyed easter egg hunting... More 

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Andover, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Shop and cafe were the only modern buildings the rest of the site comprises of a number of old and ugly farm buildings offering very cramped conditions for the animals and birds. They may well have one or two 'rare breed' sheep and interesting or unusual chickens but other than the occasional notice showing the breed name there was no... More 

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Address: Address: Amesbury Road, Cholderton SP4 0EW, England
Phone Number: 44-1980-629438
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Cholderton

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