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Amerton Farm

#9 of 35 things to do in Stafford Features Animals
Amerton Farm Stowe By Chartley, Stafford ST18 0LA, England
+44 1889 270294
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Great day out for children

A gem of a place to visit with free entry. A wonderful experience for young children to see... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Linda A
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Stoke-on-Trent
High expectations complete waste of time

Was looking forward to a fun family day out with my daughter her boyfriend my young grandson... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
calypsocrazy
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Stone, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
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“play barn” (107 reviews)
“sweet shop” (27 reviews)
“pottery shop” (11 reviews)
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Amerton Farm Stowe By Chartley, Stafford ST18 0LA, England
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+44 1889 270294
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Reviewed yesterday

A gem of a place to visit with free entry. A wonderful experience for young children to see farm.animals up close. Outdoor activities and gift shops to visit. Tasty food in the cafe. The play barn was closed for refurbishment but this did not spoil...More

Thank Linda A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Was looking forward to a fun family day out with my daughter her boyfriend my young grandson. Expectations were high as we pulled into the full carpark. Unfortunately these expectations will soon shattered. We entered the paved courtyard to be confronted by no signs no...More

Thank calypsocrazy
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We recently went to the farm for some pottery for us and the kids we have a 2 and 4 year old the staff were great very helpful and our children loved it, we collected the pieces the following weekend and our kids couldn't wait...More

Thank dougie-86
Reviewed 3 days ago

We have been regulars to the farm for quite a few years. The farm area itself has never been too great as it doesn't have many animals but the play barn was always very good along with the bakery. Since our last visit the play...More

Thank Hannah R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very disappointed. Car park chaotic with no parking stewards. Farm had little offer. Cafe had tables that had not been cleared with very slow service. Best attraction was the bakers shop with wonderful pies. Some decent management needed to bring this place into the 21st...More

Thank LouJohnson
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have visited Amerton Farm a few times recently with family and feel that I should add some positive feedback on reading some recent ones left. I can't comment on the new Play Barn  because as yet we havnt used it, however I have nothing...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the new play barn at Amerton Farm but unfortunately were left disappointed. We've visited many times in the past and always had a couple of hours of fun and value for money. To my surprise when we arrived the prices have increased to...More

1  Thank AdventurerAdventurer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been visiting Amerton since our daughter was in her teenage years (she is now 32). Used to really enjoy visiting the shop and food halls and many purchases have been made over the years. Last time we visited the garden centre was still...More

Thank Sand_dollar_57
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comments, you are correct that we have recently taken over the farm, carrying out many renovations since we took over on 17th May 2016. We still encourage coach visitors, but unfortunately that seems to be something that is not as popular...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to Amerton Farm at the weekend with my daughter aged 5 and her 2 friends from across the road, aged 5 and 6. All three girls loved the Playbarn, it is light and airy and the main play area is wonderful for the...More

1  Thank Kerry J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here hoping for a good family day out and we left feeling dissapointed. Seen this place advertised around out area, after visiting another farm last week (Wheelock) we thought we'd give this one a go. First we had some food in the tea room,...More

Thank Karl P
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your comments, we only took over the farm a year ago. We have had to make lots of renovations to get it up to standard. We have only just opened the new play area Billy's Farm Barn. In July all of the farmyard...More

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36tripper
Is there a lot of walking, if so is there plenty of seating? What does the restaurant have to offer and is it reasonably priced?
19 February 2017|
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Response from RichardBourne | Reviewed this property |
not a lot of walking as long as you can park near the entrance. excellent value for money. seating is best at cafe.
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Hannalise28
How much is the playbarn during the weekdays
15 January 2016|
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Response from 36tripper |
The indoor playbarn was £4.50 during half term week for children over 3, other than that think it is £4.00 any other time. Think under 3 years of age are free.
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ChinoM3
Is it dog friendly here?
15 August 2015|
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Response from Moyra M | Property representative |
Dogs are allowed on site, but must be kept on a lead. They are not allowed in any of the units or at the rear of the Playbarn.
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