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The Alpaca Place

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365 Bluff Rangitumau Road, Masterton 5871, New Zealand
+64 6-372 5565
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It was very lovely and I had a great experience. Alpaca family was very kind and the explanation... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
412yuki
Great experience getting up close and personal

Good host to bring us around the farm and explaining to us the history of alpacas, how they are... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Eunice K
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BOOKING ESSENTIAL - Closed Thursdays. The Alpaca Place offers fully guided, interactive farm tours. You will not only meet our friendly alpacas, you are entertained by stories of our place and our alpacas, learn about alpacas, their farming and history. The highlight of your visit is the opportunity to take our specially trained pet alpacas for a walk, and the chance to get up close and personal with a friendly cuddle, plus much more!Tours depart 10:30am & 1:30pm
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  • Very good24%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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365 Bluff Rangitumau Road, Masterton 5871, New Zealand
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+64 6-372 5565
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was very lovely and I had a great experience. Alpaca family was very kind and the explanation was excellent. I am very thankful to gain some knowledge about Alpaca. If I have a chance, I would love to visit again.More

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Thank 412yuki
AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Owner at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Saying that you would love to visit again is a great recommendation and we appreciate your feedback. Thanks also for taking the time to write a review and for awarding us 5/5. We're sure you view alpacas differently now that you know so much about...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good host to bring us around the farm and explaining to us the history of alpacas, how they are being shaved and also being up close and personal with the Alpacas was a treat. We had a splendid time in and about the tour. Really...More

Thank Eunice K
AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Owner at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

What a lovely description of your time with us and our alpacas: "we had a splendid time". Thanks so much for rating the tour with a 5 and for your comment that the tour was "really worth it" - these comments will no doubt encourage...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommended 😍👍🏼 - the alpacas was beautiful - Liz is awesome 👏🏼 We had a lovely time. Definitely will come again if we’re ever in NZ 😉More

Thank Masnita S
AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Owner at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Your comment on TripAdvisor "definitely a must" and your 5/5 rating of your tour with us is really appreciated by us and also, no doubt, by those considering booking a tour. It is so nice for us to know that you had a lovely time...More

Reviewed 6 November 2017

Loved our visit. Learnt heaps - our hosts were really informative, interesting and passionate about the Alpacas. Only comments - need to improve the marketing and possibly tidy the surroundings. on the other hand, the non commercial feel is quite refreshing!More

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AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Manager at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to review your tour with us and your comment "loved our visit". We can tell you that our marketing works just fine. On the advice of our local tourism advisors we market ourselves as a genuine alpaca farm experience rather...More

Reviewed 1 November 2017

The alpaca place is an incredible experience with alpaca. The tour il well organised. You can feed alpaca end listen some intresting stories. The alpaca are funny and so soft and warm...try to beleave

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AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Owner at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Thanks for giving us a 5/5 for your "incredible experience" with our alpacas. Its lovely to see our guests enjoying interacting with our sweet natured alpacas who, I am sure, look forward to seeing new people visiting them.

Reviewed 29 October 2017

wonderful time with so many lovely alpacas. my sincere gratitude towards both charming ladies. thank you for your kind and detailed introduction.

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AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Owner at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

We really appreciate your taking the time to review your tour with us - thank you so much for your "5" point rating. We're so glad you had a wonderful time with our alpacas.

Reviewed 23 October 2017

What a wonderful experience for children and adults alike. Such warm caring owners who made the visit so interesting. I had two 11 year olds with me who enjoyed it as much as I did. How the Alpacas came to New Zealand, hearing the history...More

Thank rosamishkinnz
AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Owner at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Its wonderful to see our customers enjoying themselves so much they want to come back! And yes we have three very young cria at the moment, 1 white, 1 brown and 1 gold - all of them girls, and all of them pretty. They're a...More

Reviewed 22 October 2017

It's affordable and lovely to learn more about different domesticated species from South America. Ideal for for everyone!

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AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Owner at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Thanks for your 5/5 review Cristhel - we really appreciate it AND your comments that our tours are "ideal for everyone" and that the admission is affordable.

Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Our tour was led by Liz and her sister who own the farm. They were quite informative and interesting in their knowledge of the alpaca history. We were able to walk them and then feel their fleece. We also fed them. We learned about how...More

Thank Jennifer R
AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Owner at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

We're so glad you enjoyed yourselves despite our winter mud - which I have to say is starting to dry out after our excessively wet winter :) Our research tells us that our admission charges are significantly lower than that charged by other major alpaca...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017

Despite bad weather this was a highlight of our holiday. The alpacas were very cooperative and the commentary extremely entertaining and informative. The kids loved every minute.

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AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Owner at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

So pleased to hear we were the highlight of your holiday - loving and learning make a great combination! We appreciate your comments and your 5/5 ranking. Thanks.

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