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Leahy's Open Farm

Address: Leahy's Open Farm | Dungourney, Ireland
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Ranked #44 of 449 things to do in County Cork
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Farms, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Farms, Sights & Landmarks
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Dublin
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70 reviews 70 reviews
14 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Leahys farm is fab. Whether you are 7 or 70 you will thoroughly enjoy all aspects. We love (a) the fact that it is a simple day out - very little in the line of technology -it remains true to the original intent - which is showing off farming as it was (b) it has dedicated a huge amount of... More 

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Cork
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Just back from a great birthday party for a 6 year old. Great indoor play centre, climbing frame, amazing maze, quad bikes and animals. Very friendly staff, especially Elaine (very patient). All kids loved it. Would highly recommend.

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CorkHappyFarmer, Front Office Manager at Leahy's Open Farm, responded to this review

Hi there, Many thanks for your lovely review of the farm. We are delighted the party went well for you and all the kids. We are extremely proud of our staff at Leahy's and are always delighted to hear great reviews of them. We will be sure to pass on your lovely comments to the rest of the staff. Hope... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Loved this place! Great fun! Eddie ,the owner, really made us feel welcome here..... We got some great pics with the camel and we loved feeding the Llamas! The tiny horse is sooo cute!!!

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CorkHappyFarmer, Front Office Manager at Leahy's Open Farm, responded to this review

Hi there, Many thanks for your lovely review of the farm. We are delighted you had a great day. Eddie just loves talking to all the visitors at the farm! Sparkles the tiny horse is very cute... She loves all the attention! We would be delighted if you could share your photos with us on our Facebook page if you... More 

Waterford, Ireland
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Went to Leahy's farm to see Santa in December and the kids had a ball. We had an appointment at 12 to see santa and we didnt leave it til 5. We could have stayed there longer as there was so much to do both in doors and outdoors. It was excellent value as the cost to see santa covered... More 

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CorkHappyFarmer, General Manager at Leahy's Open Farm, responded to this review

Marian, Thanks so much for your kind words. We are delighted that you and your family had a great day out. The farm is always a buzzing with activities! We really appreciate your kind review and look forward to seeing you and your 2 boys again over the summer. Warm Regards, Aisling O'Keeffe Leahy's Open Farm. More 

Cork, Ireland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Visited over Xmas 2014,Santa cave ,Jingles, Mrs Claus, talking tree, a magical experience I venture even adults will be impressed with,addition of climbing ,slides etc in waiting area brilliant ,only complaint is the quality of food in the restaurant,really needs a huge change here from fast food to a more healthier menu! Again 9 out of 10 points for such... More 

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CorkHappyFarmer, General Manager at Leahy's Open Farm, responded to this review

Leslie, Many thanks for your lovely review. We are delighted that you and your family enjoyed your day at the farm and with Santa. We value our customers opinions and feedback and are delighted to say that we have added healthy options to our menu for adults and children and also more coeliac options. Thanks so much for the feedback.... More 

cork ireland
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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

We went to the farm with the kids to visit Santa we had a great day out kids luv it the staff were great great fun with the animals the kids keep talking about it

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CorkHappyFarmer, General Manager at Leahy's Open Farm, responded to this review

Ger, Thanks so much for your lovely review. We are delighted that you and your family enjoyed our Santa experience at the farm. We look forward to seeing you again over Easter or during the summer. Warm Regards, Aisling O'Keeffe Leahy's Open Farm. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 via mobile

Went last night the 17th to see Santa with my son who is 6 and we thoroughly enjoyed it! Jingle the elf was fab, very entertaining! We got a lovely present and photo with Santa! afterwards we went up the farm and enjoyed rides on a train, diggers and was allowed to pet animals with 2 friendly members of staff!... More 

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CorkHappyFarmer, General Manager at Leahy's Open Farm, responded to this review

Marmurphy, Thanks so much for your lovely review. We are delighted that you and your family enjoyed our Santa experience at the farm. Jingles the elf always has us laughing, he's a great character. Sparkles is doing well too and loves the attention! We hope to see you and your family over the Easter break or during the Summer. Warm... More 

Ireland
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

We went here for the santa wonderland last Saturday and had a brilliant time. The price of ticket (19e) included Santa visit, present, photo and visit to the farm. I thought this very good value. I would strongly recommend the visit to Santa here. The staff went to a lot of trouble and made each child and their parents very... More 

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CorkHappyFarmer, General Manager at Leahy's Open Farm, responded to this review

Happy C, Thanks so much for your lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your day out visiting Santa at the farm and that you thought it was good value. All our staff try to make every person feel as welcome as possible and try to ensure that everyone goes home happy! Petting time with the animals is very... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Visited Leahys Farm last Sunday afternoon and had a great time. The kids loved feeding the monkeys and holding the snake. The maze was good fun. Definitely worth a visit.

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CorkHappyFarmer, General Manager at Leahy's Open Farm, responded to this review

Karilee81, Many thanks for your lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your day our at the farm. We look forward to seeing you and your family in the near future. Kind Regards, Aisling O'Keeffe Leahy's Open Farm. More 

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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Having paid €36 euro to get in to the farm we were left a bit disappointed with what they had on offer. Pros: Interesting museum with lots of scenes from the past (schoolhouse, shop, pub etc.) Decent number of animals and the children really enjoyed the petting times. Cons: Food service, our 4 dishes arrived over the course of 10... More 

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CorkHappyFarmer, Manager at Leahy's Open Farm, responded to this review

Hello Thank you for your review of our farm, we are sorry you were a bit disappointed with your day. We do try to provide a really fun day out for all who visit. We do charge €2 extra for the Crazy Golf and €2 extra for diggers, everything else at the farm is included in the price. In the... More 

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