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Farm Park

VAQAS

Contact

The Manager

Address

Castle Hill,
East Leake,
Loughborough,
Leicestershire,
LE12 6LU

Details

A family-friendly attraction with over 25 acres of undercover and outdoor play and adventure areas – Nature Trails; Pirates’ Galleon; Play Fort; Pond Dipping; Go-karts. Meet the donkeys; hold an owl; relax in the café or have a picnic.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic siteAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Guided tours for groupsSmoking not allowed

Opening details

1 Dec-31 March –Tuesday-Friday 10.00am-4.00pm, Saturday 10.00am-4.00pm *Closed Christmas Day to New Year’s Day. * Open Easter Sunday. 1 April- 31 Oct – Tuesday-Friday 10.00am-4.00pm, Saturday & Sunday 10.0am-5.00pm ** Open Bank Holiday Mondays

Prices

Weekends & School Holidays: Adult £8.50, Child 2 years and over £7.50, Under 2 years Free. Family (2 adults, 2 Children ) £28

Tuesday – Friday * Term time Adults £7.50, Child 2 years and over £6.50, Under 2 years Free. Family (2 adults, 2 Children ) £24

Annual Pass Adults £42.50, Children 2 years & over £35.50


Please note there are other small charges for donkey rides (£1.50), float rides (50p for adults, accompanied children free) and holding an owl (£1)


*Cover Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire & Nottingham City.

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Guided tours for groupsGuided tours for groups
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
  • beedon stone

  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)
    • YesHas a ramp

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesBaby changing facilities

General

  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesWheelchairs provided
    • YesFree
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system

Entrance

  • YesEntrance is well lit

Food

  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesMenus available in large print (14pt and over)
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesVegetarian
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children
  • YesChildren's menu

Notes

We have trained staff who can assist pre booked visits offering help and support to the elderly or those with disablity. On the afternoon of the first Wednesday of every month we hold a special event fot this group. Staff and volunteers are available as guides and to assist, we have a special activity involving some of our animals or rescued owls and provide a cream tea or equivalent. This is a special all inclusive rate of £11.00 for 2 person ticket.

Directions

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Map reference: SK 558256  Lat: 52.82585 Long: -1.17318

Follow the brown and white tourist signs for 'Farm Park' from the A60/A6006 Rempstone Crossroads, 3 miles north of Loughborough.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 6.4 km from Loughborough station

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