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West Lodge Rural Centre

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Open Now: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great family day out

I think you could not fail to have a great day here. The facilities are always improving and... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2018
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Excellent value family venue

What a find! So affordable and the emphasis was on fun! It was a bitterly cold day so we spent a... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2018
Helen A
Thirsk, United Kingdom
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  • Average6%
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  • Terrible1%
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“play area”(40 reviews)
“barrel ride”(55 reviews)
We are an open, working farm with play areas, acres of beautiful walks, a large variety of farm animals including pigs, sheep, cows. Activities on offer include free barrel rides, piglet racing, cuddle corner petting sessions with the smaller...more
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Back Lane, Desborough, Kettering NN14 2SH, England
+44 1536 760552
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Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

I think you could not fail to have a great day here. The facilities are always improving and they’re always coming up with new ideas for fun things for the family. The Halloween event is really sweet, the staff are lovely and the entire place...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

What a find! So affordable and the emphasis was on fun! It was a bitterly cold day so we spent a lot of time in the Adventure Barn - it was warm! However favourite part was the piglet race 🐷🐷🐷!!! How nice to find somewhere...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Helen A
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

We decided to visit the farm for the pumpkin picking as we have visited before and the kids loved it there with the play areas and the animals , however we found this visit a bit disappointing. We booked a 930am slot to be first...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank beardyb77
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Decided last minute to take two grandchildren here for a visit, booked and paid on line for entrance and tractor ride , so didnt expect to queue to get in for over half an hour whilst waiting for people to pay, this should be better...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Monkey62R
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Pretty good fun for children. Lots to do for the kids and a nice new adventure area compared to our last visit a couple of years ago. Quite reasonable on the pricing front for half term especially! The restaraunt was ok, but the floors around...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank garydhart
Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

I took all my Rainbows, Brownies and Guides in April for the Easter trail and we everyone had a fantastic time. Ages from 5 to 14 and there was something for all of them. Highly recommend. The staff couldn't of been more helpful. Returning next...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

As we had some family visiting us we decided on a day out at the farm as we have been before and it has something for all ages. We weren’t disappointed and as well as being entertained all day the kids were also educated. Great...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank FrankieBea2000
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

We come after in the day around 2ish and it was lovely Sun was shinning and we got to see the new babies arrived this week too

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jorobinson1984
Reviewed October 3, 2018

It has so much to offer, there is outside play area and inside play area which is like a mini forest. It has animals and great areas to just walk and run outside for the kids. Was amazed and after school it is cheaper. Great...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank maisie71210
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Really good farm/activity place for young children. I have a nearly 3 old who loves this place. The animal feed is only £1 for 3 bags and it’s great for him to interact with the animals he loves feeding them and the last time we...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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July 17, 2018|
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Response from Richard W | Reviewed this property |
If you go to their web site it gives a detailed price list, as it can vary on age etc.
February 8, 2018|
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Response from Chopalina | Reviewed this property |
I saw people with small dogs on leads and medium sized dogs too. Obviously with farm animals about they do not want dogs off leads. Bear in mind farmers are allowed to shoot dogs if they attack the livestock.
July 21, 2017|
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Response from Denise W | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have good facilities for food & drink