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Gillis Hill Farms

2701 Gillis Hill Rd., Fayetteville, NC 28306
(910) 867-2350
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English first
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

A very nice farm. We enjoy the homemade ice cream. Love the lake view and the few animals they have. It's was a very relaxing and all you can hear is the nature. Bonfire and picnic area next to the lake. They also sale few grains & hay. Overall a very nice place.

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Navarre, Florida
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73 reviews 73 reviews
14 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Truly a jewel of a place out in the country! Ice cream shop is in an approx 100 yr old house complete w/ artifacts used in the 1800's and a sitting porch for relaxing w/ a delicious ice cream. Afterwards, there's a petting area of goats, pigs & horses in a country setting that's much the same it was originally... More

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North Carolina Coast, North Carolina
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65 reviews 65 reviews
21 attraction reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

Just the ticket for a warm, sunny day! Lovely ice cream shop, just a few flavors but all are yummy. Cones are large and delicious. For 7 people the price was only $25 (a couple of us had cups of ice cream, the others, cones.) Spend some time rocking in the chairs on the porch or wandering around the farm... More

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New providence, nj
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013 via mobile

The best homemade ice cream around! My children and grandchildren love this place. We have know the Gillis family for a long time and know that they are a great family, they are also honest business people. The location is very easy to find. You will be pleasantly amazed at the wonderful produce thats always in season. The Marlowe's

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Fayetteville, North Carolina
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38 reviews 38 reviews
16 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

The first time we went to Gillis Hil, we took the kids to get homemade ice cream. It was delicious! We have also went to the strawberry patch and picked our own. We also picked our pumpkins out there. The kids love it! Everytime we drive by, they want us to stop.

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Broadway, North Carolina, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2012

I used to live right down the street from this farm and we went there just about every Sunday! They have homemade ice cream and you are welcome to sit in a rocking chair on their front porch and enjoy it! They also have pony rides on Sundays. I believe you can tour the farm as well, though I've never... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012 via mobile

We have lived in Fayetteville for 7 years and never knew about Gillis Farms till we found it on tripadvisor! This place is great. They have fresh baked goods and fresh homemade icecream. They have an alright little farm of animals you can pay a few bucks to go see (self paced walking tour) the kids, wife and I really... More

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Maxton, NC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

My family really enjoyed our family trip, we had home made ice cream took a trip around the farm to visit the animals and to top it off my daughter took her first ride on a ox.

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Fayetteville, North Carolina
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67 reviews 67 reviews
17 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012

A great little known attraction in south west Fayetteville. The best place to share a homemade ice cream while sitting on rocking chairs on their porch or strolling around the grounds of an operating farm. Nice and quite and away from the noise of the city. Ice cream store closed on Sundays.

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Raeford, North Carolina
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2011

You can take a tour of the farm for $2, pony rides $4 and they sell home-made ice cream. The ice cream is great there is rocking chairs to sit on the porch or picnic tables outside. The normal farm items are sold also hay, corn and more. It is a great experience for the kids.

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