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Redwings Horse Sanctuary

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Banbury Road, Oxhill CV35 0RP, England
+44 870 040 0033
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Enjoyable to visit

What a lovely place, you can wander around talking and stroking the horses and donkeys. Read all... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Beverley E
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Wrexham County, United Kingdom
Lovely place to visit and worthy of support

We have visited Redwings on several occasions and it is a wonderful place for rescued animals that... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
VH78
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Redwings Oxhill is currently home to over 80 rescued horses, ponies and donkeys. The centre's staff offer regular 'Walk and Talk' tours and horse care demonstrations, while the Information Centre provides an opportunity to find out a little more about all things horsey. On site there is a cafe serving tasty refreshments as well as a gift shop for souvenirs of your visit, proceeds of which go to support the hundreds of equines in the charity's care. While visiting Redwings Oxhill, you may like to support the work of Redwings by sponsoring one of their friendly resident Adoption Stars, either for yourself or as a thoughtful gift for a friend or loved one. Oxhill's Adoption Stars Wensley a mischievous miniature Shetland, and donkey duo Timothy and Cain! Open every Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday from 10am to 4pm, all year round.
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Banbury Road, Oxhill CV35 0RP, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a lovely place, you can wander around talking and stroking the horses and donkeys. Read all about them which can bring tears to your eyes when you read some stories but when you see how happy the horses are now you realise what a...More

Thank Beverley E
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review Beverley! We hope you can come and see us again soon x

Reviewed 7 September 2017

We have visited Redwings on several occasions and it is a wonderful place for rescued animals that have been mistreated. It is a delight to see them so well cared for and become so friendly. The staff we met were caring, passionate about the animals...More

Thank VH78
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Thank you so much for visiting us VH78 and for your lovely review! And thank you for adopting one of our horses for your daughter. We hope she enjoys getting to know her new four-legged friends and her magazines x

Reviewed 4 September 2017

We were lucky to visit on a warm sunny day and managed to spend 4 hours there! You are able to wander around and interact with most of the horses (if they're interested). We were also able to join a small tour around where we...More

Thank merry707
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Thank you so much for visiting us merry707! We're so pleased you enjoyed your day, however we will pass on your feedback regarding the scones. We hope to see you again soon x

Reviewed 12 August 2017

I visited today with my husband and 87 year old mum and she really enjoyed it. Whilst it is great for kids, it was a lovely place for us to visit together too. The paths were easy to walk on, the views of Edgehill in...More

Thank Paul B
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thank you for your kind words Paul B! We hope you and your family will be able to join us (and our horses and donkeys!) again soon x

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

If you love horses this is a must visits destination. My sister is at university close by and everything I visit her I always visit here. The staff are very helpful and polite. The cafe is great with amazing cake. The gift shop is full...More

Thank ToriD360
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you for your fantastic support and lovely review ToriD360! We (and our horsey friends) really appreciate it x

Reviewed 9 August 2017

I sponsor a Shetland pony, Wensley, for my Grand daughter. She is not confident with animals, and we are a family who love all animals, and for me especially horses, so it was good to find a horse rescue centre that I can take her...More

Thank Sue B
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you for your kind words Sue and your support of little Wensley. We bet he adored his horsey birthday cake! It's also lovely to hear about the enjoyment your granddaughter gets from her visits and we hope to see you both again soon x

Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely visit here last weekend. It's in a beautiful setting. Lively countryside. Such a calm and peaceful atmosphere. The children were able to roam freely no danger to them or the horses. My two year old grandson loved saying hello to all the...More

Thank Sue S
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you Sue! We're delighted you and your grandson enjoyed your visit and we hope to welcome you again soon x

Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

This is a good place to bring children, in our case aged two and five. The horses and donkeys can be stroked and there is information on individual animals. Allow 60 to 90 minutes for a leisurely visit.

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RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you Boroboy52! We're glad you enjoyed your day x

Reviewed 16 July 2017

This is the second time we have visited this venue and we thoroughly enjoyed it. The sanctuary is well run and the staff and volunteers are very friendly. The horses are so well looked after and what a joy to be able to fuss these...More

Thank Mary O
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

We're so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your second visit Mary. Thank you for your kind words and continued support! x

Reviewed 13 July 2017

We visited as a group last week and had a lovely day. Tracy, who led our tour round gave us so much information in a very interesting way, about how they look after the horses and donkeys. We also felt we got to know a...More

Thank EricandBarbara2014
RedwingsHS, Manager at Redwings Horse Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thank you for your wonderful feedback EricandBarbara2014! Our staff will be thrilled to hear that you had such a great day. We hope to see you again soon x

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Keith H
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Response from Marguerite P | Reviewed this property |
yes Sunday 17th July is Arya's 2nd birthday celebration, she is a donkey, 11am sees her being groomed, 12 pm the mascots can be seen and 1 to 2pm Arya is in the ring to receive her birthday cake, photos can be taken.
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