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Redwings Horse Sanctuary

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100 stars award for the gorgeous animals

We ve spent a lovely afternoon today with the horses...so many cuddles and love. My bag nearly got... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2018
DidiLocks
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Very good place

Enjoyed my visit here. No entry fee but donations welcome (and appreciated!!) So many horses and... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2018
emuslushy
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Redwings Oxhill is home to almost 90 rescued horses, ponies and donkeys, including the most friendly group of cobs known as "The Breakfast Club" because they’re all named after breakfast items! Visitors can enjoy regular ‘Walk and Talk’ tours where...more
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Banbury Road, Oxhill CV35 0RP, England
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All reviews gift shop free entry lovely horses open friday an animal lover lovely homemade play area lovely site warm sunny day lovely visit cafe on site visit regularly cake lovely afternoon regular visitors wander around answer questions
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Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

We ve spent a lovely afternoon today with the horses...so many cuddles and love. My bag nearly got eaten but wouldnt change a thing. A clean nice place for the horses...such amazing animals.I just wish you were allowed to feed them some apples and carrots...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank DidiLocks
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded November 12, 2018

Thank you so much DidiLocks for visiting Redwings Oxhill and for your lovely review! Unfortunately we have to ask our visitors not to feed our residents because many of them are on special diets due to on-going health problems linked to their difficult pasts, however...More

Reviewed October 9, 2018

Enjoyed my visit here. No entry fee but donations welcome (and appreciated!!) So many horses and it's possible to take a walk up the paddock line, where information leaflets are available on each paddock resident. Lovely to see so many horses rescued from different scenarios...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank emuslushy
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2018

Thank you emuslushy for your lovely review! We're so pleased you enjoyed your visit and hope you can come and see us (and our four-legged friends!) again soon x

Reviewed September 15, 2018

It's a difficult place to get to on public transport, but thanks to an excellent service by Roy of Miles Private Hire in Shipston we managed it. We saw plenty of horses and the care they get is very good. I sponsor donkeys Timothy and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lynda K
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

Hi Lynda K, thank you for visiting Redwings Oxhill and your lovely comments. We really appreciate your support of Timothy and Cain and we're sorry you were unable to spend as much time with them as you would have liked on this occasion. We have...More

Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

There are lots of lovely horses and donkeys to see at this sanctuary. They are very well looked after and each have their own story. The staff were polite and helpful in answering our questions about the horses. There is no entry free but they...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank katietodd711
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2018

Thank you very much katietodd711 for your fantastic review! We're so pleased you enjoyed your day with us and hope you can pop back soon :-) x

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

We love coming here and visit regularly. We love visiting the horses amd do have some favourites, snuffles being one of them. ☺️ My mark is slightly lower though as I am sadly disappointed with the cafe. It used to be lovely homemade foods but...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank kateleach777
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Hi kateleach777, thank you for taking the time to write this review. We're so pleased to hear that you're a regular visitor and really appreciate your support. We value all feedback from our visitors so we also appreciate your comments about our cafe; we're sorry...More

Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Went last Friday with my children Ben (8) and Lucy (12) along with friends aged 12 and 13. Another hot day looking at the horses in the paddocks. The children were flagging but much better after a picnic lunch. I suggested we go on the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Thank you Anne W for taking the time to write this lovely review! We'll be certain to pass your wonderful feedback onto Bob. We hope you and your family will be able to join us again soon x

Reviewed July 31, 2018

open Friday - Monday lovely place to pop in and see the great work this charity does for horses some amazing stories, how the horses/ponies/donkeys have improved especially Faith the best horse! . nice coffee and toasted tea cake too

Date of experience: July 2018
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RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Thank you so much tigs6 for the lovely review! We're so glad you enjoyed your visit and hope you'll be able to return soon for more cuddles with Faith :-)

Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed this day here seeing rescued horses etc. Would recommend this place and it’s free. We donated £15 to sponsor a donkey and bought a few t shirts, cups and a couple lucky dip bags

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Paddington89
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2018

Hi Paddington89, thank you so much for visiting Redwings Oxhill and for your wonderful support! We hope you can pop back again soon x

Reviewed May 30, 2018

We've been a few times now, we try to go when they are doing activities as it gives the children more to do. Last time they made carrot boxes for the horses and watched as the horses loved trying to get the carrots out. Lovely...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Claire B
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded May 31, 2018

Thank you very much for your lovely review Claire B! We're so pleased your children enjoy our holiday activities so look out for news of our summer holiday activities soon!

Reviewed April 20, 2018

Delightful place to visit if you are an animal lover. You can interact with the horses and the staff are very friendly.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 13th_Opinion
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded April 24, 2018

Thank you ennazus1313! <3 We hope you can visit again soon x

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Keith H
July 12, 2016|
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Response from Marguerite P | Reviewed this property |
yes Sunday 17th July is Arya's 2nd birthday celebration, she is a donkey, 11am sees her being groomed, 12 pm the mascots can be seen and 1 to 2pm Arya is in the ring to receive her birthday cake, photos can be taken.
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frowner
August 5, 2015|
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Response from Redwings H | Property representative |
Yes it's now open! We hope you like it! X
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