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Bluebell's Dairy

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Locko Road, Derby DE21 7AR, England
+44 1332 673924
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Just right for younger children

Visited on a lovely, sunny, warm day a couple of weeks ago. It was very busy- it seemed as if every... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lovajolly
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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I took my grandchildren 2 and 4 to visit. Nothing to do few animals play barn they wanted to go in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
chillieSheffield
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sheffield
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“ice cream”(168 reviews)
“play area”(66 reviews)
“sand pit”(15 reviews)
About
Family run Ice Cream Tea Rooms and Animal Patch. All our luxury artisan ice cream is made on the farm from our own cows milk. We have a good selection to try in our Tea Rooms. The Tea Rooms, offers a good range of delicious homemade food and cake.
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Locko Road, Derby DE21 7AR, England
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+44 1332 673924
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"ice cream"
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"play area"
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"sand pit"
in 15 reviews
"feed the animals"
in 21 reviews
"bouncy pillow"
in 7 reviews
"small animals"
in 8 reviews
"petting zoo"
in 4 reviews
"easter trail"
in 4 reviews
"guinea pigs"
in 10 reviews
"small farm"
in 6 reviews
"animal food"
in 4 reviews
"farm animals"
in 9 reviews
"go karts"
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"cakes"
in 16 reviews
"play equipment"
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"tea room"
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"lovely afternoon"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited on a lovely, sunny, warm day a couple of weeks ago. It was very busy- it seemed as if every yummy mummy and their children in Derbyshire were here. Our young person enjoyed looking at the few animals, the play area and particularly the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took my grandchildren 2 and 4 to visit. Nothing to do few animals play barn they wanted to go in was for older children they couldn’t reach the tractor peddles, the wheelbarrows wouldn’t push on the maize. Very poor. The cafe was nice and...More

1  Thank chillieSheffield
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on 21st April as a family including 2 toddlers - it was a lovely sunny day and it was really busy. I have a mixed review. The farm itself had a great play area and amazing trampoline. The animals were a little limited...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited today with my mum and 3 year old niece. When we arrived my niece had just woken from a nap, having not slept from being poorly through the night before. We know she absolutely loves bluebells so paid the entrance fee and went...More

1  Thank BeaJane89
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited here with my husband, 9 month old son and our dog. There is plenty to do and see and kids really do have a great time! Our son is too young to appreciate it all but he seemed to love looking at the...More

Thank RachelBrel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely love this place come with family regularly and it is totally worth the £3 entry free. Food is amazing! Much higher quality than you would expect from a farm, if in doubt GO!

Thank Millie H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bluebell's is fantastic. A wide range of animals, grounds to walk around, brilliant ice cream, lovely tea room, and very nice events are often happening. There is an entrance fee but it's completely worth it! Remember your wellies.

Thank Kangaruthie
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely place for the kids to visit abit pricey on admission but worth it,we had a tractor ride round the farm it was great ,my grandkids loved it ,lovey afternoon out.

Thank garybednall1-uk
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

We've been here a few times over the past summer. They have the most amazing, freshly made ice cream in so many different flavours, definitely one for kids. Lovely for lunch and a short walk after to see the animals, definitely returning!

Thank Abi F
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Do not waste your money on visiting the farm .What used to be free now costs 6.50 for children 4.50 for adults.for this you get to see rabbits . sheep .two donkeys. one pig. One goat. Ducks. Turkeys.all in a muddy field. It has to...More

1  Thank Frank B
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Oliver B, Owner at Bluebell's Dairy, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Hi thanks for your review, but I think we need to point out a few issues. Firstly when it was free you were getting a great deal which from a business point of view was totally unsustainable, the play area and animals cost us and...More

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MrsBee3
8 April 2017|
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Response from Oliver B | Property representative |
Hi. Thanks for your question. The best route is down Footpath No. 22 which comes off Sancroft road, which will bring you across the fields. The only other route is down Locko Road but this is a very busy road and there is... More
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Samantha R
12 June 2016|
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Response from Oliver B | Property representative |
Hi Dogs are allowed on the site but not in the tea rooms or the play area. Many Thanks
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