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HorseWorld - CLOSED

Staunton Lane | Whitchurch, Whitchurch BS14 0QG, England
+44 1275 540173
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Wonderful Day Out

Horseworld closed it's doors on its reception area back in early 2014 and I thought ,oh well thats... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2015
Erica1950
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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
So long and thanks for the Playbarn

In the fall out of a dispute over selling land for housing to support the charity work, the... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2014
CMickell
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Acres of adventure to explore, with Indoor and Outdoor activities, Coin Op Tractors, Creative Area, Agility Trail, Aerial Runway, Jungle Climber, KidBine Harvester and much much more!! Best of all everyone can enjoy the experience of caring for a pony with a daily programme of activities for all ages.If grown-ups fancy a rest or some retail therapy there is a Café that serves delicious meals and a shop that sells great gifts to remember your day at HorseWorld.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good24%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
18 Jul 2015
“Wonderful Day Out”
9 Mar 2014
“So long and thanks for the Playbarn”
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Staunton Lane | Whitchurch, Whitchurch BS14 0QG, England
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+44 1275 540173
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Reviewed 19 July 2015

Horseworld closed it's doors on its reception area back in early 2014 and I thought ,oh well thats over and done with. But no, what they have been trying to do is rescue more horses/ponies/mules and donkeys from terrible situations and have acres of land...More

Thank Erica1950
Reviewed 10 March 2014

In the fall out of a dispute over selling land for housing to support the charity work, the visitors' centre has now closed. The grandkids always enjoyed a visit to the playbarn with its traditional and 'drop' slides. But there was never much else going...More

1  Thank CMickell
Reviewed 26 February 2014

The closure of this attraction, effective from 28 February 2014, has been announced by the Trustees. A victim of economic circumstances and a failed planning application, my grandchildren will miss it as I will.

2  Thank Neville L
Reviewed 25 February 2014

Little Cafe situated in the park, offers basic, over priced greasy food and a few cakes. nothing special.

Thank WBA09
Reviewed 2 January 2014

At the end of my last review I said that we would be back when the weather was warmer. I never imagined that when we visited on the 29th of December that the weather would be warmer than it was on our first visit in...More

1  Thank Keith W
HorseWorld, Guest Relations Manager at HorseWorld, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2014

Thank you for your review of HorseWorld. We're glad to hear you were able to take advantage of the specialized areas of HorseWorld such as our museum and interactive centre. We strive to educate as many people as we can regarding animal welfare to encourage...More

Reviewed 1 December 2013

Took the grandchildren there during the holidays. Lots of different horses, ponies , donkeys etc. information and interaction. Kids seemed it like it - but need to like horses!!. Cafe does reasonable food. These people do great charitable things rescuing horses.More

1  Thank Nick-BrisUK
HorseWorld, Guest Relations Manager at HorseWorld, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2013

Thank you for your comments. We hope that you managed to see the variety of other animals we have too, such as our goats, pig, ferrets, and rabbits. We offer interactive sessions throughout the day giving everyone an opportunity to meet some of these animals...More

Reviewed 27 November 2013

I visited this place recently, was smaller than I imagined it being but perfect for my two year old daughter. They have not only horses but a small selection of other farm animals too. They also have a playground and a soft play area which...More

2  Thank Jenny_Ramm
HorseWorld, Guest Relations Manager at HorseWorld, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2013

Hello, and thank you for your comments. We're pleased to hear you enjoyed your day at HorseWorld, and took advantage of meeting the animals as well as going into our indoor play area. We hope that you will come again soon, see some more of...More

Reviewed 15 November 2013

I've got a deep passion for horse and always have. The work that HorseWorld does is something that I support wholeheartedly and I love to get the chance to visit. Today I visited with my Husband, Sister, Mum and two-year old Niece. My Niece is...More

Thank BrizzleLass79
HorseWorld, Guest Relations Manager at HorseWorld, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2013

Thank you so much for your comments. We're so pleased that you enjoyed your day out at HorseWorld. We love hearing about how children have interacted with the horses, and sounds like your niece had such a magical time meeting our rescued animals. We very...More

Reviewed 4 October 2013

Stopped for a coffee and a bite to eat after diverting to avoid traffic. The food and drinks are so over priced it is not even funny. Staff friendly.More

1  Thank William S
HorseWorld, Guest Relations Manager at HorseWorld, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2013

Thank you for your comments. We're sorry to hear you couldn't find anything to fit your budget. Our hot drinks start from just £1.50 and we have a range of both food and drink that fits most budgets, please see http://www.horseworld.org.uk/visitor_centre/the_stable_door_cafe for information about our...More

Reviewed 22 September 2013

popped in for a bite for lunch, self service and only a few items to choose from. Nice enough food but nothing specialMore

1  Thank LJ70183
HorseWorld, Guest Relations Manager at HorseWorld, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2013

Hello, and thank you for your comments. Our Café offers a selection of over twenty items of hot and cold snacks & meals suitable for all budgets, including; quiches, jacket potatoes, paninis, ploughman's lunch, burger, lasagne plus a children's menu and special's board too. All...More

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