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Alpaca Encounters

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Amazing experience and such friendly service! Rang one day before coming and managed to squeeze us... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Sally1998x
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An amazing alpaca experience!

Me and my partner decided to visit after discovering Alpaca Encounters online and we are so happy... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2019
Emma S
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Encounter Alpacas as they graze in their paddocks. Mingle with them, feed them and walk them - if you want too. We make your visit bespoke for the size of party and what you want to get from it. Call us to discuss your visit 07984 458869
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Allendale Road, Hexham NE46 2NJ, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Amazing experience and such friendly service! Rang one day before coming and managed to squeeze us in; had so much interest in the animals and was fascinating to hear all about them whilst engaging in the greatest experience with them! He made sure we had...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Sally1998x
AlpacaEncounters, Owner at Alpaca Encounters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks so much Sally Hope you will come again - we had another baby (cria) yesterday :)

Reviewed March 19, 2019 via mobile

Me and my partner decided to visit after discovering Alpaca Encounters online and we are so happy we did! It was an absolutely amazing experience and we couldn't have enjoyed ourselves any more than we did. Paul who booked in our visit was very accommodating...More

Date of experience: March 2019
2  Thank Emma S
AlpacaEncounters, Owner at Alpaca Encounters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

With massive apologies for the delay in replying - thanks so much for your fab review. In the intervening weeks we’ve been showing, shearing and now started birthing Please come and see us again one day Thanks again

Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

We had a great time visiting today and along with feeding the big boys we got to halter and walk with the winkles! (The Baby Alpacas.) Paul was very friendly and knowledgeable. Would highly recommend.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Elliot H
AlpacaEncounters, Owner at Alpaca Encounters, responded to this reviewResponded March 4, 2019

Many thanks for your lovely review I really enjoyed introducing you all to our alpacas - “The winkles” continue to progress well with their halter training :)

Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

On a cold Sunday afternoon in February my son along with seven other 9 year olds were met by Paul Who introduced us to his fantastic Alpacas at Alapca Encounters. I had prearranged a visit with Paul, which was quick and easy to do. This...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Rachel H
AlpacaEncounters, Owner at Alpaca Encounters, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2019

I’m delighted the birthday boy, pals and you both seem to have such a fun time. The alpacas are particularly fascinated by youngsters as you saw. Thank you so much for all your kind words - and really look forward to welcoming you back when...More

Reviewed January 9, 2019 via mobile

We had a lovely morning in the company of Paul and the beautiful, friendly alpacas. They were very cute and loved getting fed, and you shouldn't have favourites but...... Rumour and Cosmic Girl stood out for me. Paul was extremely helpful and knowledgeable, an excellent...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank becso2018
Reviewed January 5, 2019

Received as a Christmas present and it was the loveliest 90 minutes. The Alpacas are such gentle and calming animals and I learnt so much about them from our informative and friendly guide. Really would recommend. Thank you! Can't wait to come back again soon.More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank katehut1066
AlpacaEncounters, Owner at Alpaca Encounters, responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2019

We'd love to see you again too. Many thanks for the review and recommendation. As you know we try to allow you to mingle with the alpacas as much as possible - that way they are calm and the inquisitive ones can approach you while...More

Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

My friend arranged this alpaca encounter for us for Christmas. It was brilliant - the alpacas are amazingly friendly and impossibly cute. The owner clearly loves them and is really knowledgeable. He made sure we all enjoyed our visit. Everyone got the chance to walk...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Roesie51
AlpacaEncounters, Owner at Alpaca Encounters, responded to this reviewResponded January 4, 2019

It was lovely to meet you all and even better to hear what fun you seem to have had. We do love our alpacas and find it fascinating to see them meet and greet visitors in their paddocks. As you saw some are totally aloof...More

Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

I can not recommend this experience highly enough. What beautiful beautiful animals! Our 7 year old had the time of his life. He absolutely loved being so up close and personal with the alpacas. They are so friendly. Paul was amazing. He spent so much...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rossiters
AlpacaEncounters, Owner at Alpaca Encounters, responded to this reviewResponded December 31, 2018

Thank you for comin to visit! The alpacas love youngsters too - especially when they are calm and respectful as Samuel was. Really appreciate all your positive feedback and hope you will come again if ever you are back in the area.

Reviewed December 30, 2018

Paul loves his alpacas and is extremely passionate and knowledgeable about them. The alpacas were so sweet and lovely! They seemed happy to have us there, and most alpacas actually came up to us so we could hand feed them. I felt very safe at...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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AlpacaEncounters, Owner at Alpaca Encounters, responded to this reviewResponded December 31, 2018

Thank you Francesca - we and the alpacas would welcome you back too! Thanks for the fab pics and all the kind words. Happy New Year to you and the family.

Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

Visited with my mum and wasn’t sure beforehand what to expect. Sick of having “STUFF” and wanted to be out experiencing things. This was it. I loved every minute from stepping into the field. The personalities of the alpacas was amazing. The owner was so...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KingDeloon
AlpacaEncounters, Owner at Alpaca Encounters, responded to this reviewResponded December 16, 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely comments - We obviously think the alpacas are fascinating but its lovely to share our passion and enthusiasm. Hope you will visit again someday - Galaxy and 11 others are pregnant for next Spring so there will be...More

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Lorraine B
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Hi it’s £25 per person - if accompanied by 2 adults the 9 year old could come free of charge Cheers
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