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MacFarlane's World of Butterflies - CLOSED

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Disappointed!

After reading signs to say it's open, we took kids in for a treat! It's nothing but a glorified... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2015
Mark C
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Folkestone, United Kingdom
via mobile
Run down garden centre, attraction closed

Whilst in the area on a rainy August day we decided to visit this attraction. We had seen leaflets... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2014
mxd321
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Dudley
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13 Jun 2017
“Macfarlanes, now with new owners and called 'Folkestone Garden Centre'”
15 Apr 2015
“Disappointed!”
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MacFarlane's Gardens, Swingfield CT15 7HX, England
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

Had a really nice coffee and a cheese scone with a friend here today. Amazing place, a lovely garden centre with beautiful plants and a super restaurant too. There are also books and loads of other things to buy! A real gem of a place!...More

Date of experience: June 2017
4  Thank Julie E
Reviewed 15 April 2015 via mobile

After reading signs to say it's open, we took kids in for a treat! It's nothing but a glorified shed full of rubbish! Complete waste of time and space. No butterflies to be seen! Stay away

7  Thank Mark C
Reviewed 10 August 2014

Whilst in the area on a rainy August day we decided to visit this attraction. We had seen leaflets around the local area and thought it was a good option for an hour or two while the rain cleared. Given the £3 entry fee we...More

Date of experience: August 2014
7  Thank mxd321
Reviewed 13 June 2013

Consdiering you only have to pay £3 to get in, yes the place is a bit rough around the edges, the place is very quiet. There are no crowds, you have a chance to get close up to the butterflies and photograph them undisturbed, giving...More

Date of experience: July 2012
1  Thank Kevin T
Reviewed 7 September 2012

Visited August 2012 and could not believe that they actually advertise this place and then have the cheek to charge for entry. Web site looks really good!. Do not waste your time or money visiting, it is run down and very shabby, quite a lot...More

Date of experience: August 2012
3  Thank Sandra A
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