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Baylham House Rare Breeds Farm

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Baylham Rare Breeds

I visited with 4 grandchildren 1 foster child and 3 other adults. Without exception we all enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
P4304IRbriand
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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Great place for young families

I’ve been bringing my children here since they were babies - they’re now 9 and 5! I would... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Nov09mummy
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Baylham House Rare Breeds Farm is in the middle of the beautiful county of Suffolk in Eastern England and is a small livestock farm breeding farm animals that were once common but are now very rare. It's a great time to bring your whole family to...more
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Baylham House Farm Mill Lane | Baylham, Ipswich IP6 8LG, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited with 4 grandchildren 1 foster child and 3 other adults. Without exception we all enjoyed the visit. Though not exactly vast herds of animals, it is a very hands on experience and the children are encouraged to groom and feed most of the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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georgia-baylhamfarm, Public Relations Manager at Baylham House Rare Breeds Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your 5 star review, we are glad you got to spend some hands on time with the animals and had a fun family day out. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I’ve been bringing my children here since they were babies - they’re now 9 and 5! I would particularly recommend visiting at Easter when there are lots of extra activities available including lamb cuddling, rabbit holding, pig and goat grooming. There’s opportunities to have longish...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Lydia F, Public Relations Manager at Baylham House Rare Breeds Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review and for your continued support! We hope to see you at the Farm again very soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great time here. We bought a bag of food with our tickets and were advised how to feed the different animals. It was a lovely thing to do, and they are all such characters. My own favourites were the alpacas but the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Lydia F, Public Relations Manager at Baylham House Rare Breeds Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your 5* review. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit to us and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed July 15, 2019 via mobile

We have visited Baylham for many, many years. We love the family feel, the “up close” with the animals, the tours/events through the days during school holiday weeks, the country walk by the river. Everyone is so friendly. Plenty of free parking, a lovely walk...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Lydia F, Public Relations Manager at Baylham House Rare Breeds Farm, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2019

Thank you so much for your lovely words and 5* review. We really do appreciate your support over the years and we look forward to seeing you back at the farm soon.

Reviewed July 10, 2019 via mobile

We have visited Baylham a number of times in the past, always enjoying the relaxed atmosphere and beautiful setting, so this was a natural choice for our daughter’s 8th birthday party. We were not disappointed! From the moment we arrived, the team were friendly, welcoming...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Lydia F, Public Relations Manager at Baylham House Rare Breeds Farm, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2019

Thank you so much for your 5* review and kind words. We are delighted to hear that your daughter had such an enjoyable birthday party. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed July 4, 2019 via mobile

Great day out feeding and looking at the animals. Staff very friendly and helpful. The animals seem very happy and most are very friendly especially the goats who come and sit with you on the bench. All in all a great day.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Lydia F, Public Relations Manager at Baylham House Rare Breeds Farm, responded to this reviewResponded July 5, 2019

Thank you so much for your 5* review. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit to the farm and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed June 23, 2019 via mobile

We took our toddler daughter to Baylham for the first time recently and we all absolutely loved it. The animals are clearly well loved and looked after and I love all the little bits of information about the animals dotted around the farm. Our daughter...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Lydia F, Public Relations Manager at Baylham House Rare Breeds Farm, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2019

Thank you so much for your 5* review and kind words. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit to us and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed June 1, 2019

What a truly lovely day. Visited with my six year old son and we both had such a great time. It’s a beautiful country site and it’s how kids should play and interact with nature. Unpretentious and not commercial - it felt really special. The...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Lydia F, Public Relations Manager at Baylham House Rare Breeds Farm, responded to this reviewResponded June 3, 2019

Thank you so much for your lovely words and 5* review. We are delighted to hear you had such a lovely time at the farm and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed June 1, 2019 via mobile

We had our little girls 4th birthday party here today. Just wanted to say a massive thankyou it was an amazing day more than we imagined my little girl was over the moon she had a fantastic day. Would like to thank Lily for a...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Lydia F, Public Relations Manager at Baylham House Rare Breeds Farm, responded to this reviewResponded June 2, 2019

Thank you so much for your 5* review and lovely words. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed the birthday party and we hope to welcome you back to the farm again very soon.

Reviewed May 29, 2019

Visited with my 11 year old son and we both had a fantastic time. Although there was plenty for younger children it wasn't too 'kiddie' and he felt it was well suited to his age group too. The animals all seemed happy and friendly. We...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Lydia F, Public Relations Manager at Baylham House Rare Breeds Farm, responded to this reviewResponded May 30, 2019

Thank you so much for your 5* review. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to us and we hope to see you again soon.

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Roy C
March 8, 2017|
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Response from SuffolkFun | Property representative |
Hi! We are open 10am - 5pm every day apart from Mondays during the season (Feb-Sept). We asked open Bank Holiday Mondays. For opening hours outside of the season, please view our website.
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janecF1362GF
May 16, 2015|
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Response from SuffolkFun | Property representative |
I'm afraid due to the livestock on the farm, we are unable to allow dogs to visit.
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