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Prickly Ball Farm

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Prickly Ball Farm Denbury Road | East Ogwell, Newton Abbot TQ12 6BZ, England
+44 1626 362319
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Perfect for Toddlers

Our toddler loved this place. Not overly big but a full day programme gives you plenty to do and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Paul M
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Staffordshire, United Kingdom
via mobile
Lovely!

We love prickly ball farm, lots of fun for a really reasonable entry price! We like it so much we... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2018
gracelet12
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Torquay, United Kingdom
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About
This long established farm animal petting attraction, here at prickly ball farm we rescue, rehabilitate, and release our native hedgehog back to the wild once they are fit and well, All the good work that we do here is all self funded, so your...more
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Prickly Ball Farm Denbury Road | East Ogwell, Newton Abbot TQ12 6BZ, England
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+44 1626 362319
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"soft play area"
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"pets corner"
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"goat"
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"love animals"
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"lovely cafe"
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"various animals"
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"every half hour"
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"entrance fee"
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"great little place"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our toddler loved this place. Not overly big but a full day programme gives you plenty to do and close interaction with the animals. Also plenty of play area's, sand pits and slides for them to enjoy. We had a cake and cuppa in the...More

Thank Paul M
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

We love prickly ball farm, lots of fun for a really reasonable entry price! We like it so much we have annual passes, which are well worth the fee! Friendly staff, yummy food and great activities for the kids, highly recommend a visit!

Thank gracelet12
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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Came with my sister in law and our toddlers. Took advantage of the £5 entry in February. Little ones really enjoyed it. We followed the programme of activities, so we fed the pigs, held the pets, saw the ferrets out, saw the hedgehogs etc. Really...More

Thank amy b
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Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

My daughter loved it. Small but did all the activities and stayed most of the day. The sun was out which was a bonus.

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Reviewed 30 November 2017

Visited today with my daughter and Grandchildren. Very impressed with the layout and the cleanliness of all the enclosures. All the staff were friendly and helpful and great with my 20 month old Granddaughter, (grandson only 3 months old!), who enjoyed grooming the donkeys and...More

Thank sallyanndevon
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

We had found a baby hedgehog in a muddy trench next door and it was shivering with the cold and probably fear. As it was a Sunday, we had no option but to place it in box with an old towel, some water and half...More

1  Thank Donz A
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

Very friendly, hands on kind of place, with incredibly passionate staff that genuinely cared for the animals they were looking after. Check the website before you visit as they are a small place that rely on donations, and are very grateful if you bring something...More

Thank Joolessheffield
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

We took our almost two year great grandson here for a birthday treat . It was very reasonable for three old age pensioners and one little boy (free) . There was lots to see and do , animals to hold , big play area and...More

Thank jennyteignmouth
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

We a family of 5 adults & 3 teenagers had a great time in this wonderful animal farm.The weather was poor,heavy showers/wind, but did not distract from the happy atmosphere created by a variety of creatures.The intro between the hedge hogs,staff & visitors prompted questions...More

Thank McJacks
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

Basic animals, sloping site, not suitable for us elder persons, half a day type of interest, basically its a bit of fun for the children if the weather is nice

Thank LJK171
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Janet S
30 August 2017|
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Response from Katie h | Reviewed this property |
I'd say that a 10 year old would possibly get a little bored as it does mainly cater for younger children but if they like animals then should be okay.
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Shell1982
28 September 2016|
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Response from Mum9813 | Reviewed this property |
£27 adult £24 child
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Sarah F
11 August 2016|
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Response from Lisa1510 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are allowed everywhere except the play areas
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