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Cheshire Workshops

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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I have to say I personally think this was much better than it used to be! Fortunately there were... read more

Reviewed June 26, 2018
B F
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Great day out for young and old

A wonderful hideaway in beautiful countryside. Lovely activities for the children, even the 3 year... read more

Reviewed January 30, 2019
tottielottie
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Cheshire
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A visitor attraction with gift shops, cafe and craft activities for all ages including candle making ceramic model painting Badge and key ring making Sand bottle filling Free ice cream throughout month of June with all activity packages purchased...more
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Barracks Lane, Higher Burwardsley CH3 9PF., England
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+44 1829 770401
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All reviews candle making candle holders coloured sand key ring fridge magnets nice activity ice cream bar great craft lovely things for sale a large gift shop value for money cafe food great morning small play area jacket potato couple of hours
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Reviewed January 30, 2019

A wonderful hideaway in beautiful countryside. Lovely activities for the children, even the 3 year old could join in. They had a wonderful time. Definately wrap up well but was certainly not too cold. The staff were very friendly but if i had a criticism...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank tottielottie
Reviewed January 29, 2019 via mobile

Not much to say other than a few glaring issues - the whole place is floored in carpet tiles that AREN'T stuck to the floor, they represent major tripping hazards - I dislodged one on purpose and a member of staff quickly pushed it back...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 14, 2018

I have been going here for a few years during the school holidays, the children enjoy the activities but there is never any hot water (cold supply only) where the activities take place. There is no heating so for half the year you have to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Sarah R
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

After a busy morning at the ice cream farm Farm we decided to visit the candle workshop for a hot cuppa only to find they don't serve soya milk. We had a mooch around I found ornaments on the pricy side. Upstairs is great from...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 393donnae
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We paid £17 for our son to so all activities, make a badge, fill a coloured sand animal, paint a ceramic and make a candle and holder. We had a lovely lunch in the restaurant and ice cream and cake later on whilst our son...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Well did not expect to be here so long! So much to do 13 year old loved making a candle not expensive Lots of craft for all ages and loads of candle things to buy and also loads of lovely things to look at and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Fiona B
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Hadnt been since i was younger and the smell of candles when entering brought back good memories. Went with our three children ages 9,7 and 2 1/2. Had a great time painting pottery and candle holders and creating candles. Prices reasonable.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

We went as a family with a 6 and 10 year old they had a great time, they loved doing the crafts as adults so did we! Good for all ages lots of lovely pieces in the shop and cafe food nice and they have...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sue C
Reviewed August 2, 2018

Took our daughters last week, spent all day here, my girls loved all the activities & bringing all the goodies home they had made. Great value for money. The cafe was spotless with lovely fresh food, the scones were to die for. The staff were...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sarah W
Reviewed June 26, 2018

I have to say I personally think this was much better than it used to be! Fortunately there were clear brown signs, except for one Y junction, so we arrived on time to a venue much developed since my last visit. To begin with, painting...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Jean C
July 21, 2018|
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Response from B F | Reviewed this property |
It was cold weather when we went so dogs were ok in the cars for short breaks with excellent local walks in between, while non dog walkers in the family looked after the youngsters making candles. Worked well.
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Supergirl2611
April 12, 2016|
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Response from sue m | Reviewed this property |
In my experience, open to all ages and, as there is no entrance fee, those not wanting to make anything can just watch.
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Supergirl2611
April 11, 2016|
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Response from Claytonsl | Reviewed this property |
It's free to get in, maybe some confusion on the phone 😀
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