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West Lodge Rural Centre

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Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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As we had some family visiting us we decided on a day out at the farm as we have been before and it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kettering, United Kingdom
via mobile
Family fun

We come after in the day around 2ish and it was lovely Sun was shinning and we got to see the new... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
emma b
Corby, United Kingdom
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pony rides”(32 reviews)
“play area”(37 reviews)
“barrel ride”(52 reviews)
We are an open, working farm with play areas, acres of beautiful walks, a large variety of farm animals including pigs, sheep, cows. Activities on offer include free barrel rides, piglet racing, cuddle corner petting sessions with the smaller...more
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Back Lane, Desborough, Kettering NN14 2SH, England
+44 1536 760552
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As we had some family visiting us we decided on a day out at the farm as we have been before and it has something for all ages. We weren’t disappointed and as well as being entertained all day the kids were also educated. Great...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We come after in the day around 2ish and it was lovely Sun was shinning and we got to see the new babies arrived this week too

Thank emma b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It has so much to offer, there is outside play area and inside play area which is like a mini forest. It has animals and great areas to just walk and run outside for the kids. Was amazed and after school it is cheaper. Great...More

Thank maisie71210
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really good farm/activity place for young children. I have a nearly 3 old who loves this place. The animal feed is only £1 for 3 bags and it’s great for him to interact with the animals he loves feeding them and the last time we...More

Thank barryd2012
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

My kids love going here with all the animals they get to see, hands on experience and the play equipment they can go on. My kids never get bored of being here :)

Thank BlueT93
Reviewed 29 August 2018

We decided to stop off here to break our journey from the East Coast. Really pleased we did. Worth booking online for the extra discount. But even the gate price is extremely good value for money. We booked onto the tractor ride and pony ride...More

Thank Eli55Spe5
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

West Lodge never fails to thrill the children with the animals, walks, free barrel rides and outdoor play area with sandpit, castle and tractors. The indoor play area is great on wet or cold days and the restaurant and snack bar provide tasty and affordable...More

Thank Ian A
Reviewed 27 August 2018

I have been here on numerous occasions and enjoyed it, but today was a let down. I appreciate it was raining but the staff apart from the lady introducing the piglet racing were disengaged, disinterested - we went to meet the 'kids' nobody turned up,...More

Thank Susan T
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent for all the family. Worth the membership. Great experience for all kids. And indoor play area. Brilliant. Good food at fair prices. Worth a visit. Great adventures on the walks..

Thank Karl B
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Cashier tried to overcharge (by accident) so be sure of any discounts you are expecting BEFORE you pay - senior citizens get reduced rates on Tuesdays! Otherwise a good couple of hours fun for our toddler grandson. Friendly animals in the petting area (though children...More

Thank SouthCerney
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18 July 2018|
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Response from Richard W | Reviewed this property |
If you go to their web site it gives a detailed price list, as it can vary on age etc.
9 February 2018|
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Response from Chopalina | Reviewed this property |
I saw people with small dogs on leads and medium sized dogs too. Obviously with farm animals about they do not want dogs off leads. Bear in mind farmers are allowed to shoot dogs if they attack the livestock.
22 July 2017|
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Response from Denise W | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have good facilities for food & drink