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Gorse Hill City Farm

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Anstey Lane, Leicester LE4 0FJ, England
+44 116 253 7582
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A mildly enjoyable morning

Its hard to review this place, on one hand its great its involved in lots of community projects and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
shellyh24
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Margate, England, United Kingdom
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Was cool

Went to see the animals. It was a good small visit. It was lovely to feed the goats and sheep. It's... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Victoria A
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Situated on a 20 acre site on the outskirts of Leicester City Centre we are a registered charity, a working farm and community project dedicated to the welfare of our animals and to providing a fun and educational experiences for all. We are open 365 days a year rain or shine. With over 100 animals for you to meet we offer the perfect venue for a fun family day out or educational group visit. Find us on facebook for up to date information. Entry to the farm is £1 per child, £2 per adult. Buttercup Hill cafe is independantly and privately run and has its own trip adviser page
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“farm animals” (10 reviews)
“small farm” (9 reviews)
“animal food” (9 reviews)
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Anstey Lane, Leicester LE4 0FJ, England
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+44 116 253 7582
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Its hard to review this place, on one hand its great its involved in lots of community projects and the farm animals are well cared for, there is a nice little park/picnic area, its also nice to feed the sheep/goats, I can't say I enjoyed...More

Thank shellyh24
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to see the animals. It was a good small visit. It was lovely to feed the goats and sheep. It's nice how there is a small play area for the children.

Thank Victoria A
Reviewed 13 September 2017

You can buy a pack of animal food for around £2 and feed the goats, as you walk around you will see cows, pigs and goats (much more too). At the end there is a mini playground for younger children, ideal for a short visit....More

Thank emeraldelegance0
Reviewed 10 September 2017

What ever your age you will enjoy Gorse Hill City Farm. Especially if you get a dry day. There is some thing for every one too enjoy.

Thank westiegeo
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

What a great hour or two spent at the farm great interaction with the animals the only down side is the cafe where the staff are unfriendly and prices are quite high

Thank Rlwalters
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Nice farm loads of animals such as goats pigs and fish you can't feed the donkeys the horse and the ponys, and you buy the food from the farm shop it is 50p

Thank shaylcfc
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Fantastic place with very friendly staff the place is managed very well would recommend this place to anyone well done gorse hill

Thank Dayle A
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Visited yesterday for the first time,with my 7 year old & my 14 year old,we have been to many farm parks,this one I found really small & really only good for a short 1 hour visit,the grounds all needed attention & so did the animal...More

Thank Breadpuddin
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Great few hours took my nephews 3 and 9 yrs old they really enjoyed it and we will be back again very soon

Thank pointshoes
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Does a great farmers breakfast for those hungry enough to eat it!! Hidden gem in Leicester. Would recommend

Thank Gerry F
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shellyh24
1 August 2017|
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Response from springerspaniel1975 | Property representative |
Hello yes we accessible for pushchairs
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cynthia c
25 July 2017|
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Response from melfarmer | Reviewed this property |
Yes as long as they are on the lead.
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