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Folly Farm Centre

Stowey | Pensford, Bristol BS39 4DW, England
Folly Farm Centre
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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48 reviews 48 reviews
8 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the Folly Farm Centre for a family wedding. It is a superb venue sleeping up to 45 people. Very clean and well maintained. The views from the Centre are superb. The place is so quiet, slept like a baby. There are many walks in the surrounding area. The Centre is owned by Avon Wildlife Trust.

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Bristol
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3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on a badger walk Into the farm woods. A small group of us examined badger occurrence evidence and when the sun set, we watched about 4 badgers running around in their set. It was most interesting and it was a great and rare experience and I would definitely do this again. The guide provided binoculars and gave out... More 

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Highworth, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We have just returned from Folly Farm after a beautiful, stunning wedding......absolutely amazing place, so peaceful, surrounding woodlands are great for a walk.... Fabulous views from rooms...Wow factor for a wedding, staff were brilliant. Thank you so much for our stay, highly recommended 5*+ xx

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Following a 23 year relationship we decided to marry. We saw Folly Farm on the net and decided it could be the venue for us, made a call and described our requests, within an hour I received a reply with costings. All good. We visited Folly and this confirmed we had made the correct choice, the staff (Stella) were extremely... More 

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FollyFarmManagement, Front Office Manager at Folly Farm Centre, responded to this review

Hi Kim, Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review. We are so glad you chose Folly Farm as your wedding venue, it was a pleasure! We hope to welcome you back to Folly Farm in the near future. Kind regards, Stella More 

Saltaire, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
7 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I've been to Folly Farm three years now, staying for long weekends with author mates on a retreat. The place is under new management and whereas it was brilliant before now it's even more so. The rooms, spread out over a rural area are all clean, cosy and many have fantastic views of the surrounding coutryside. The meals are delicous,... More 

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27 reviews 27 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

The location is fabulous, and the Sat-nav managed to direct me almost to the door. The accommodation is set up for courses more than for luxury holidays - and I was there on a course. I was in a four-bed room (on my own) which was newly decorated, clean, with two comfy chairs and also offered a kettle with tea/coffee.... More 

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Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

I stayed at Folly Farm Centre for my friends wedding celebrations and found it to be a beautiful and rustic setting. There were plenty of rooms to accommodate the vast majority of the wedding party and many others camped over too. Whilst the rooms were basic they were clean and tidy and very nice and warm, The farmhouse where we... More 

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

We went to a wedding here a few weeks ago and it was amazing! If you're after a rural setting, an eco venue, where you can spend lots of quality time with friends and family then this venue is perfect! We arrived on Friday night and stayed until Sunday in one of the self-catering cottages. The cottages seemed to be... More 

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2012 via mobile

The location of Folly Farm is fantastic, with amazing views. Sadly the accommodation didn't match up as it was basic to say the least. The bed was comfortable but the bathroom was run down & impractical. The ancient TV didn't work which wouldn't have been a problem if it wasnt pouring with rain. We came home a day early.

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London, England
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3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2012

The wedding party took over the whole place and it was fantastic! Simple but perfectly comfortable beds, rooms were tidy and sensibly furnished, with essentials such as kettle, toaster etc for self-catering. We also had use of the main kitchen which whilst having clear instructions for things like lighting the gas, is an industrial kitchen, so if you wanted to... More 

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