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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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Lovely Alpacas!

It's affordable and lovely to learn more about different domesticated species from South America... read more

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Reviewed yesterday
cristhel1986
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Wellington, New Zealand
Lovely tour

Our tour was led by Liz and her sister who own the farm. They were quite informative and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jennifer R
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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 good25%
  • 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 yesterday

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

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Thank cristhel1986
Reviewed 1 week ago 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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Who doesn't love cute cuddly alpacas? Owner was very knowledgeable about her alpacas (and named each of her 50 animals) and took her time explaining everything from the history of alpacas, her experiences in farming them, and clearly loves what she does. Great day, lovely...More

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AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Owner at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your 5/5 rating of your tour at our farm and for your review telling just how it is. Your heading "Just go - You'll love it" will hopefully inspire other alpaca lovers to pay us a (booked) visit. Yes all our alpacas have...More

Reviewed 17 September 2017

Highly recommend. An amazingly fun time for both adults and kids, learning about and interacting with the alpacas. Very informative. Owners are very passionate about what they do!More

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AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Owner at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

"Highly recommend" is a great header for your review, it is sure to catch attention. :) Many people are surprised by the fun time that they have when they visit our alpaca farm. We ourselves get a lot of pleasure from our alpacas and no...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017

We had such a great time at Alpaca Place! We learnt so much about them, their history, where they came from etc! We were pleasantly surprised of how interesting and interactive our tour was! We got to feed the alpacas as well as take some...More

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AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Owner at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

It was great to welcome a honeymooning couple to our farm and are so glad that you had a great time. Thanks for the lovely review which describes really well what happens here when you go on a tour with us. We aim to give...More

Reviewed 12 September 2017

With lots of knowledge was gained by the wonderful one and half hour tour yesterday. Thank you very much!

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AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Owner at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

It was a pleasure to host you on one of our farm tours. Thank you so much for your comment that you had a wonderful one and a half hour tour. We appreciate your 5/5 ranking. Thank you!

Reviewed 7 September 2017

We truly loved The Alpaca experience. we had our grand "children 4 and 5 years. they gave labels like 'Super", and "Amazing". When their parents arrived back home 2 days later they gave a full documentary of everything Liz had said even a demonstartion of...More

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AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Owner at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

While our tours are directed at adults and older children, its great that your young grandchildren enjoyed their time with us and our alpacas. Thanks for recommending us as a "must do" activity - which is no doubt an encouragement for other guests to enjoy...More

Reviewed 21 August 2017

We had a wonderful tour with Liz who shared her knowledge and love of alpacas with us. We hadn’t realised the history of alpacas was so interesting! As for the alpacas, they’re beautiful and all seemed so calm and contented; standing amongst them and feeding...More

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

Thank you so much for your recommendation to other potential visitors to our farm. The history of alpacas over the last few thousands of years is anything but boring! I'm sure you would agree :) Our alpacas enjoyed meeting you as well - they love...More

Reviewed 20 August 2017

Amazing experience! Our tour guides Liz and Cheryl had amazing knowledge and stories to tell. I now have so many alpaca facts to share with my friends. Even after a big rainstorm we got the full experience from feeding, petting and walking the alpacas! Thank...More

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AlpacaPlaceFarmTours, Owner at The Alpaca Place, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Our farm was at its "winter's worst" for your tour: puddles, mud, rain and wet alpacas! We very much appreciate your 5/5 ranking, demonstrating that despite the conditions our alpacas made your trip worthwhile. They certainly enjoyed getting up close and personal with you all...More

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