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Address: Bulrhenny, Richmond Hill, Douglas
Phone Number: 01624 674594
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Lovely to visit somewhere that is free with just a donation required- dont mind spending then.

Nothing to go in- just a donation wanted. Horses and donkeys very friendly. Feed them all for £1 a bucket of food for each person to gtake round. Quirky shops to look at

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2015
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York, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

Nothing to go in- just a donation wanted. Horses and donkeys very friendly. Feed them all for £1 a bucket of food for each person to gtake round. Quirky shops to look at

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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Not a horsey person but thought I would try it when the kids visited. I was very impressed. Horses of every description, more than you can count. A chance to feed them with an inexpensive pot of horse food. They have lots of space and seem very happy and relaxed with the visitors. Very well looked after and clean. I... More 

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Poole
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74 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

The purpose of the Home of Rest of Old Horses is to lovingly look after retired horses. That in itself is a fabulous concept. However, the 'home' is so much more. At the gift shop, you can buy alfalfa pellets in buckets. I bought eight for £8, poured them together into 4 buckets, gave two to my son, and went... More 

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IOM
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91 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Fun place to take children our grand kids loved the place were there for ages petting and feeding the horses ,(Buy bag of feed in the shop) Not to be missed

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Ruthin, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

I just had the most fabulous time here. The home is free to visit but there is a café and shop that you can spend some money in to support them. Large buckets of horse nuts cost £1 and feeding the horses and donkeys was so much fun. We had tea and cake from the café and ate outside in... More 

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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

This is a lovely place to come and spend a couple hours on a sunny day, especially if you love horses. As well as having the option of purchasing horse feed to feed the horses there is also a small gift shop to have a look around or bring back a souvenir. Worth going if you're bored!

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Visited last week whilst holidaying on the Isle of man, spent an enjoyable couple of hours fed the horses and then ourselves in the small café. Easily accessible via bus from Douglas.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

The people who run the rest home for old horses are a wonderful group of dedicated people who are mainly volunteers The horses and donkeys are so well looked after that I think I will put my name down to go there when I am old enough. I hope the animals are aware of the fabulously beautiful place they are... More 

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Hadlow, Tonbridge
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Went there on a very wet Sunday but it didn't matter, the horses were delighted to see us. A pot of horse nuts£1 no entrance fee, no parking charge. The horse stables are well kept and the horses are well cared for, great for kids to get a chance to meet these gentle giants. Take your camera they like to... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
16 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

We just loved this place. Well looked after horses which were accessible to touch , pet and feed. Cafe too but the horses were the real attraction for us and for all horse lovers. To see retired horses well looked after is a joy to see.

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