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Ythanbank Reindeer

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The Reindeer treat for the kids

This is a must for all children to see it is only open close to Christmas, but well worth the... read more

Reviewed March 17, 2018
Paul D
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Ellon, United Kingdom
Gentle day out

Lovely place to spend a few hours. The children loved stroking the young reindeer Thor & Loki. The... read more

Reviewed December 28, 2017
redkite101
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Wantage, United Kingdom
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Visit and get up close to our reindeer herd from December 1st to December 24th (Closed Mondays). We also have Mediterranean miniature donkeys Jack & Frost!
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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| Ythanbank, Ellon AB41 7TE, Scotland
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+44 1358 761733
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Reviewed March 17, 2018

This is a must for all children to see it is only open close to Christmas, but well worth the delight of the smiles on the kids faces. Very cold so wrap up well. Plenty to see and do with other animals there too and...More

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Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

Lovely place to spend a few hours. The children loved stroking the young reindeer Thor & Loki. The train & pirate ship were great fun, as was the magical Sleigh & Santa express. 🎅🏼 Hot chocolate & coffees from the kiosk were very welcome with...More

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Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

Good for young children, helps burn of some steam and energy. Friendly staff and reindeer. Worth a visit

1  Thank Ian S
Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

Love coming to visit the reindeers, we always go a few times in December whilst it is open. My son uses a wheelchair and it is accessible. All staff are always helpful and friendly.

2  Thank lauraandGavinH
Reviewed April 24, 2017

I remeber going here a few years ago and there was not alot happening, went in December 2016 and it has improved vastly, the staff are always friendly and patient with the children feeding the animals, they have a limited drinks station but the coffees...More

1  Thank Jacko1889
Reviewed January 17, 2017

Visited just before Christmas and really enjoyed my time there. They really cater for the children and spread a wee bit of magic. The animals were super friendly and obviously very well looked after and loved. Worth a visit.

1  Thank georger140
Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

Visited on a cold brisk day, had a great buzz around with happy children and content animals. The staff were very knowledgeable and could tell they cared about the reindeer. Only open a few hours a day for the comfort of the animals. Activities includes...More

Thank Brian_W_Reid
Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

We love our annual Christmas visit here. It's still fairly new so new things have been added each year. The reindeer and donkeys are lovely and you can stroke and feed them. My daughter loves the pirate ship at the playground. The staff/owners are very...More

Thank Lauren S
Reviewed November 28, 2016 via mobile

We had a great time here. The children loved everything, the reindeer , the donkeys, the barn with the train, chicks and fish. The staff loved the hot choc. We spent a over three hours here and we took a packed lunch. Plenty to do...More

Thank Maisiegogs
Reviewed November 24, 2016 via mobile

What a great place! We arrived before they were open for business this year, but the owner was so hospitable that he showed us around when he heard we were heading back to the USA the next day. It is a great facility they have...More

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