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Miniature Pony Centre

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Wormhill Farm, North Bovey, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 8RG, England
+44 1647 432400
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Lacklustre

We took my 6 year old granddaughter here for the afternoon and wish we’d saved our money. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Loobyloo-Southampton
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southampton
Great day out

The miniature pony centre is a great day out for the family with young kids as there is something... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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We are now open everyday from Wednesday 22nd March until Sunday 29th October. We are open from 10.30 am until 4.30 pm.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pony centre” (63 reviews)
“value for money” (29 reviews)
“my daughter” (30 reviews)
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Wormhill Farm, North Bovey, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 8RG, England
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+44 1647 432400
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took my 6 year old granddaughter here for the afternoon and wish we’d saved our money. The ponies we could pet in the indoor enclosure were lifeless, they looked sad and completely bored. There was a poor excuse for a unicorn in one of...More

1  Thank Loobyloo-Southampton
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OMPC, Manager at Miniature Pony Centre, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your review of The Miniature Pony Centre. I am sorry that you found your day with us lacklustre. Most people love being able to get close to our lovely animals and stroking them. The very fact that our ponies are so calm...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The miniature pony centre is a great day out for the family with young kids as there is something always going. Also all the ponies and horses are very friendly to be touched and stroked. The best part for the kids was the Dartmoor unicorn...More

Thank Ellen G
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OMPC, Manager at Miniature Pony Centre, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your review. We are pleased that you had a great day with us and loved our unicorn. We hope to see you again.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Echoing the other five star reviews of this unique place to visit. We’ve just returned from a fantastic day out, we’ve groomed ponies, been on a tractor, walked around stunning wildlife ponds and played on a huge park. The ponies and donkeys seem to be...More

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OMPC, Manager at Miniature Pony Centre, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your review. We are so pleased that you have had another fantastic day with us and our lovely animals and we look forward to your return.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We planned only to see some mini ponies and to have a pony ride for the kids; that would have been good enough. We didn't realize that there would also be several shows and demonstrations to watch, plus several large indoor and outdoor play areas...More

1  Thank rsaatlarge
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OMPC, Manager at Miniature Pony Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are really happy that you found so much more to do with us and had a lovely visit. We hope to see you all again.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was well worth a visit. Reduced entry fee for Seniors and that included a free tea or coffee. Something for everyone here, no need for the youngsters to be bored. Play equipment and pony rides available and a very good coffee shop. Really good...More

Thank Flosephine
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OMPC, Manager at Miniature Pony Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are really pleased that you had a lovely day with our animals and staff. We hope to see you again.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here with my friend and my 3 young children (6, 3 and 6 months) and we all had a fantastic day! I think the admission price is very reasonable compared to other places around. The cafe serves a lovely selection of food and snacks...More

Thank ClareyM-E
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OMPC, Manager at Miniature Pony Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are really pleased to hear that you had a lovely day with us and we look forward to seeing you all again.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today with four kids ages 1,2 and two four year olds. There's a lot to do with events going on every half hour or so so there's never a moment when you're bored. The animals are friendly and the kids loved petting them, there...More

Thank SpamHead94
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OMPC, Manager at Miniature Pony Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of The Miniature Pony Centre.We are pleased that you all had a good day and found a lot to do. We do have a lot of other priced gifts in the shop, but appreciate that the gift shop is often...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited during half term holiday with 8 and 6 year old. Booked online and saved on entry. Enough to do and can spend all day there. Lots of interactive events during the day. Happy to be able to sit and let kids play.

Thank Michael S
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OMPC, Manager at Miniature Pony Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are really pleased that you had a nice day with us and found a lot to do during the day. We hope to see you again.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited today with our three year old twin grandchildren who had the time of their lives in a happy, safe environment with maximum freedom to run about, play and explore. The whole place was wonderful. All the animals are obviously loved and well cared for,...More

Thank scottieLancashireUK
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OMPC, Manager at Miniature Pony Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. It is lovely to hear that you can see how much we love our animals and you had a good day with us. We hope to see you again.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took my daughter for a day out, saw pirates and cowboy Clive, the unicorn, as well as educational talks about horse breeds and history. Brilliant

Thank iamahappyguest
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OMPC, Manager at Miniature Pony Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We are really pleased that you had a brilliant time with us and enjoyed hearing about our different breeds. We hope to see you again.

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Pdevon55
4 June 2017|
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Response from Rachel H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it was raining on and off the last time we went and the pony rides were still running as usual although I'm not sure if this would still be the case if it was raining very heavily.
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margaret d
11 September 2016|
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Response from braithwaite12 | Reviewed this property |
out ten miles on a good interesting road
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