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Ark Open Farm

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Absolute gem of a place

What can I say...... We had an absolute class day here. Kids and parents loved it. Play park/parks... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Goodnews1
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Amazing day out

We went today and had an amazing day, slight shower of rain didn't dampen the atmosphere. The new... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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296 Bangor Road, Newtownards BT23 7PH, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say...... We had an absolute class day here. Kids and parents loved it. Play park/parks are worth the trip alone. The imagination in the fairytale forest and the jurassic ark are brilliant. Staff where fantastic with my 3yr old helping her with...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Goodnews1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went today and had an amazing day, slight shower of rain didn't dampen the atmosphere. The new Jurassic trail is amazing Thank you

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Pk19766832
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unfortuately I had one of the worst days when I went on a visit to The Ark Open Farm. Who has ever heard of reptiles on a farm, I was told that they were up stairs and would NOT be brought down. I was abit...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Helen Q
Reviewed August 6, 2019

Was pleasantly surprised upon our first visit here. There is plenty to see and do and there's a "feelgood factor" about the place. This is not just brought about by the furry things that kids can pet but also a sense that the staff are...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Marty J
Reviewed August 6, 2019 via mobile

Playground good. Lovely walk through fairy land and Jurassic Park which our toddler loved. Lovely little duck pond with good railed access to pond for feeding the ducks. Seems well run animal farm

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank U123
Reviewed June 26, 2019 via mobile

Someone once said: never work with animals and children. Well The Ark Open Farm manages both brilliantly. They tick all the boxes for cute animals and babies of many kinds including some rare breeds. Allow the kids to get close but not too close. Educate...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Inniscoole
Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

Great family day out Kids had a ball so much to do Even let the feed the animals We’ll definitely be going again

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank mew1950
Reviewed May 27, 2019 via mobile

Fantastic day at ark farm, my 5y/o daughter was delighted to be able to feed the baby goats and calves and had an amazing day. The huge Ark was fantastic and gave loads of photo opportunities. Loads to see and do and have heard of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank andrea c
Reviewed April 22, 2019

What a beautiful creative place, From the Fairy forest to the bouncing bubble and the wide slide. It was nice to have a playground and farm that offered some novelty. Lovely place. You can eat in or take your own picnic. Affordable.

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank namenia
Reviewed April 15, 2019 via mobile

Went with wife two sons n grandchildren lots to see and really good place for kids if they like animals you can inter act with the animals too there is a massive Ark on the farm too

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank petersZ2177QX
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Pk19766832
August 19, 2019|
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Response from mew1950 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry no dogs
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Google123
July 10, 2017|
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Response from louisegV4576AM | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there's an outdoor space
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H8799ORmargaret
August 24, 2015|
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Response from BILLYBOYO60 | Reviewed this property |
same answer as the previous person i didnt see any disabled people but i am sure they would be catered for however the ground is not even and even pushing a pram was an obstacle
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