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Walby Farm Park

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Open Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Good place for children and dogs

This is an excellent venue for a good walk, with or without the dog, and the children. Lovely views... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Kevin R
Great fun

We took our grandchildren for the day, one of whom is six and the other two. They both loved it... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Kendal, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“soft play”(36 reviews)
“play area”(33 reviews)
“all ages”(35 reviews)
Looking for things to do or places to visit in the Lake District & Cumbria? For children’s days out in the Lake District & Cumbria, Hadrian’s Wall or South-West Scotland Walby Farm Park has it all! Enjoy a family day out at Walby Farm Park!Fun for...more
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Walby, Crosby on Eden, Carlisle CA6 4QL, England
+44 1228 573056
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Reviewed yesterday

This is an excellent venue for a good walk, with or without the dog, and the children. Lovely views across the yarn and plenty of rest places if you need them. After the walk you can eat or just get a drink in the cafe....More

Thank Kevin R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We took our grandchildren for the day, one of whom is six and the other two. They both loved it. The big, sprawling indoor play area was a hit and the children loved running around the open space. The restaurant was good and reasonably priced...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great day out with family and friends plenty to do and keep you busy. The food is also very good and freshly made.

Thank John C
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Came today for the unicorn event. Absolutely fantastic. We have a 3 year old little girl who is a massive unicorn fan so was right up her street... and the reason we made the journey. So much to do for kids. Park, trampolines, sand diggers,...More

Thank MammyKablamo
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Well what can I say, what an amazing day, we arrived just after 10:00am and left at 6:00pm. There is so much to do, pony grooming, meet the ferrets,lamb and goat feeding, goat racing, meet the rabbits and guinea pigs, the list goes on. Maize...More

Thank Pioneer772022
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent place to amuse a 5year old. A timetable is available so you don’t miss the activities with the animals. We were lucky it Was Dino week, so we found their eggs and got introduced to two friendly ‘Dinosaurs’ (my grandson let slip 3 days...More

Thank laivison
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We visited here recently whilst vacationing and have to say that we had the most enjoyable day. Our 9yr old thoroughly enjoyed the indoor play area whilst the weather was poor however we then spent a number of hours in the farm petting the animals,...More

Thank Hewartk34
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We visited Walby Farm on Saturday 25th August for my son's birthday. Our first visit and we were not disappointed! So much to do from trampolines to meet the guinea pigs. Fantastic food at very reasonable prices along with fresh homemade cakes and traybakes. The...More

Thank Beth P
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We went on a cold rainy day & as such it proved to be an expensive day in a soft play area!! This if course was not the venues fault & I can appreciate why they have won awards, as in a decent day if...More

Thank joeyworm
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

My brother gave me a voucher for a family day out so as the weather seemed nice we decided to go and we were not disappointed. It does seem a little expensive for entry but to be honest for a full day out you can't...More

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Summerxox E
11 August 2018|
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Response from V2783SOjohnf | Reviewed this property |
As it’s a farm the answer is no
sue l
1 August 2017|
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Response from Neil8Katie | Property representative |
Hello Sue, So sorry for the delayed response here - we're 3 to 4 miles from the centre of Carlisle, there is a bus to the nearest village (Crosby-on-Eden or Low Crosby) once a day but it would be about a mile walk along the... More
4 March 2017|
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Response from Sandra A | Reviewed this property |
All questions have been answered above , but I will just add that it seems a lot to pay to get in but you can spend a whole day there it's great fun for kids