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Wensleydale Creamery

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Gayle Lane, Hawes, Yorkshire Dales National Park DL8 3RN, England
+44 1969 667664
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This visit was on our list since we decided to have a holiday in the area. The car park is about 5 mins far from the creamery. There is a small museum and they also have a room where somebody from the staff showed how...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank EvaT1574
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Plenty of free cheese to taste! Big giftshop. The cafe is okay. The experience itself is pretty comprehensive with bits to entertain young children. Reasonable price with a voucher from tourist information leaflets.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sirhum
Reviewed December 11, 2018

A weird day out watching people work but fasnicating. They relate how they have gained protected geographical designation for their cheese so like Champagne, Parma ham etc. Yorkshire Wensleydale can only be made in a certain geographical area. They show you how its made and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed December 2, 2018

The creamery is a great way to spend a couple of hours, especially when the weather is bad. The gift shop has lots of unique items for sale, many 'cheese' themed. There is a separate area which show cases all the cheeses made on site...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank stargirl04
Reviewed December 1, 2018

CHEESE HAVEN Stopped at the Wensleydale Creamery on a cold wet December morning. We did the Yorkshire Wensleydale Cheese Experience a bargain at £1 The Gift shop had plenty of gimmicky choice and Cheeses. A must place to go is the Cheese Shop (heaven) there...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AndyCorns
Reviewed November 23, 2018

lots of lovely cheese to sample and buy. Chutneys cake crackers excellent. Lovely gift shop and Cafeteria very good value

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Oldowl2006
Reviewed November 23, 2018

Had a lovely lunch in the Café. Cheese sampling and Demo was brilliant. Gift shop had plenty of gimmicky choice and Cheese. Bought loads of prezzies! Parking plentiful. Highly recommend this visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MacNoseYNo
Reviewed November 16, 2018 via mobile

Lots there not just gorgeous cheese Which you can sample. Lots of parking nice cafe...lovely .recommend

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Minstrel65
Reviewed November 12, 2018

Lovely lunch in the Wensleydale creamery café. very good shop, bought some Christmas presents and cheese. Excellent cheese making demo by a gentleman who even held young children's attention. Plenty of parking

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank yramj1
WdaleCreameryHawes, Front Office Manager at Wensleydale Creamery, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2018

Glad you enjoyed your visit to Wensleydale Creamery, please do come and visit again soon.

Reviewed November 12, 2018

We really enjoyed our visit to Wensleydale Creamery. The cheese making demonstration was very informative, the guy doing it was very engaging and funny. A little walk around the factory was followed by a wonderful lunch in the café. In the cheese room you can...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank NWMarshall
WdaleCreameryHawes, Front Office Manager at Wensleydale Creamery, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2018

Lovely to hear you had a great day out at Wensleydale Creamery. Please do come and visit us again :)

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Louise B
October 14, 2017|
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Response from lilacrose2016 | Reviewed this property |
I have 2 dogs and we left them in the car. It's only a small place so you wouldn't be in long. We just kept checking them. There is a cafe with seating outside where dogs are allowed. Hope this helps. Well worth a visit... More
July 31, 2017|
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Response from ANGELA T | Reviewed this property |
No worries about hygiene, beautifully clean, wash your own hands first!! Use hand sanitizer in the cheese tasting room , fabulous trip .