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Hanmer Springs Animal Park

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Fun and recommended for all ages

We were at this farm/park 2 days ago, google said it was 18min walk from Hanmer Springs Thermal... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lovely way to spend a morning!

My fiancé and I came here after needing a break from the hot pools and were not disappointed! It’s... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Esme T
Essex, UK
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“animals seem”(2 reviews)
Hanmer Springs Animal Park - Farm Park, Cafe & Gallery: The ideal outing for family fun, schools, groups and animal lovers of all ages. All year round fun, entertainment and activities. The Park is set on 20 acres, amidst spectacular mountain views...more
108 Rippingale Road, Hanmer Springs 7334, New Zealand
+64 3-315 7772
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were at this farm/park 2 days ago, google said it was 18min walk from Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools and Spa, so we tried to walk but no signages on the road so we got lost and had a hard time figuring out where it...More

Thank CrystalA1032
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My fiancé and I came here after needing a break from the hot pools and were not disappointed! It’s a lovely, relaxed little place, where the animals are out in open, all seem happy and comfortable interacting with the guests. Being able to go in...More

Thank Esme T
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Second time back with young grandchildren. Absolutely loved our time feeding the animals. A real Oasis with pristine grounds and friendly animals. The animals seem really happy and we came late and were lucky to be shown them all leave the park to go out...More

Thank aurorausa2005
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We visited yesterday with our three pre-teen children. We all had fun feeding and interacting with the animals. As we were leaving we looked at the pizza menu and decided to try a couple. We are all gluten free and two have to be dairy...More

Thank nealmclennan
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Based on the website we thought it'd be a nice interaction for our 16mth old son, couldn't b more wrong may of been free for him but definitely over priced for adults when literally take 5 minutes to see all animals.

Thank Lisa R
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Another lovely visit this morning. This is a lovely animal farm park to visit young or old. Kids loved getting amongst some of the animals and feeding them. Very tame. Great set up and good coffee. 🦌🐴🐮🐂

Thank SonyaDevonW
Reviewed 31 July 2018

My partner and I have visited three times now. We simply love it here! It was been peaceful each time we have come, so we can take our time, and enjoy a coffee too. It is a fairly small park but as there is no...More

Thank Georgie H
Reviewed 31 July 2018

great experience getting to see and interact with so many animals and a cafe was available for lunch while we were there

Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed 16 July 2018

This park is a great way to spend a couple of hours , the owners are super friendly and knowledgable , the cafe food is excellent( great pies ) so you can sit and enjoy a coffee while the kids can safely enjoy the surrounds...More

Thank Felicity T
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Firstly, I think the advertisement of having a cafe and gallery there are optimistic at best. But that’s not why we went or the reason for a poor rating. Upon arrival it was a little tricky to find some-one but we did locate a friendly...More

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Wendy W
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Response from Holidaymaker2010 | Reviewed this property |
When we went it was definitely suitable for all ages and disabilities. Check the website for current prices