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Enjoy an Unforgetable Donkey Experience... At Donkey Walking Adventures we invite you to spend a morning or afternoon with one of our friendly donkeys to experience what it would be like to have your own! Our aim is to give donkey and animal lovers...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Beaminster DT8 3JL, England
+44 1308 862045
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All reviews pub lunch friendly donkeys amazing adventure beautiful dorset countryside chip butties his knowledge lovely walk great fun hector finn meadows field leominster company paddy animals dog
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is such a unique activity – I could not have asked for better a birthday surprise! When me and my boyfriend arrived we were welcomed by four donkeys and two gentlemen; Chris and Simon. They were extremely welcoming and friendly and easy to get...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Emma B
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Today we had the joy of meeting Chris, Simon and 4 wonderful donkey's. We took out Paris & Hector through beautiful countryside on an adventure with a difference. It was fantastic, more than just a walk an experience like no other. You truly felt like...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lauraunicorn26
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

My wife bought this as a birthday pressie...and I absolutely loved every second. From the first meeting with Chris to the last feed for the Donkeys it was superb. Chris is a fascinating guy with a wealth of knowledge. We groomed then walked with Hector...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank MudefordLockers01
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We arrived on a beautiful sunny day to be met by Chris who took us on a lovely walk through the woods to meet the donkeys who live in an oasis of loveliness. We brushed the donkeys and fed them treats whilst Chris taught us...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Kay S
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

We had a brilliant day out with Chris, Simon and the donkeys. We started the day in a beautiful setting getting to know our donkeys by applying their harnesses, brushing their coats and giving them a pat and a hug! We then meandered our way...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Deborah H
Reviewed 24 June 2018

The setting for the start of the journey is in tranquil meadows with a pond and a quiet, rural feel. The donkeys seemed excited to see us as we led them across a field to the spot where we groomed them. They are very peaceful...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank karenML74LE
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

We were staying nearby so looked for local activities. We brushed the donkeys and then walked into the village with Chris the owner. The donkeys were docile and good natured. Where we had a pub lunch (who let us order and then come back after...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank jane d
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

My husband arranged this for my birthday (48) so not just for kids!! I adore animals and in particular Donkeys 😊Chris and Susan were so welcoming and made sure our experience was enjoyed from start to finish. The donkeys are adorable and clearly have a...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank clareymary69
Reviewed 4 November 2017

........as much to their and Chris's annoyance, the pub was unexpectedly closed! So they missed out on their chip butties. Enhanced with fine unseasonal weather, this gentle unhurried trek with two placid companions through some scenic roads, field and lanes was a wonderful way to...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank John C
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Spent the morning with Chris and Susan as part of a group activity for children with special needs. What patience they had and made the event fun, enjoyable very hands on which the children loved. The donkeys were a great hit, giving children confidence as...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Louise A
23 August 2017|
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Response from jdandjd54 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for late reply - I have been on holiday - The route that we took would be unsuitable for wheelchairs.I would suggest you liaise with Chris - he is very accommodating and I am sure he could arrange something for you... More
15 July 2017|
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Response from Cloudr | Reviewed this property |
I think dogs are allowed - see FAQ. They just need to be well behaved and on a lead. Chris is very laid back and does his best to accommodate your needs, suggest a quick call to him.