THINGS TO DO ON THE FARM

Here are some of the things you can do on site at the farm. Activities that are on during your stay will be available to book online once you have made a reservation. Note that activities are only available to overnight glamping guests.

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BAR AND CAFE

Our fully licenced bar and café, "The Laughing Alpaca" serves a fantastic selection of alcoholic drinks and cocktails, soft drinks, coffees, teas, ice creams, cakes and snacks. It's a cosy and welcoming space, perfect for enjoying a drink at the end of a busy day. Note that opening times vary throughout the year.

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PEDALOS

Take a pedalo out on the lake and see the beautiful gardens from the water.

Bouyancy aids are available.

No Need to book.

Free

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YOGA BY THE LAKE

Relax your mind, body and soul with one of our recommended Yoga experts to really sink into your relaxing break. Soak in the surroundings with the natural bird song, gentle breeze and the rippling water to feel refreshed and rejuvenated! 45minutes By appointment only 

£10 per person

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FOREST SCHOOL

Come and join our trained forest school leaders for exploration & nature connection at its best. You can expect den building, Nordic Braiding, Mud Kitchen, Bug Hunts and Elder boots! 1.5 hours. Ages 5 - 11.

£15 per person

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FELTING FUN

Make a small felt design of your choice that can be either taken home and framed or sewn on a cushion. The wool you will use is from our very own alpacas! What will you choose to make? An owl, an alpacas, a flower? Get those creative juices flowing.

Recommended 3 and above 45mins

£7.50 per person

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BIRD FEEDERS

Make your own bird feeder to either take away and feed the birds outside your home, or hang here at the farm and see who comes pecking. Feeders are made from fat, nuts and seeds and all materials are included. Suitable for all ages but we recommend that under 10s are accompanied by an adult. 45 minutes.

£7.50 per person

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DEN BUILDING

A fantastic group activity for all ages! It gets brains thinking creatively and solving problems while working together as a team. Collect natural materials from the woodland floor and then construct a safe and sturdy shelter. Suitable for all ages but we recommend that under 10s be accompanied by an adult. 45 minutes.

£7.50 per person

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WILD SWIMMING

Take the plunge and go for a swim in our lake. Great to cool off in the summer and diving is permitted from the Jetty.

No need to book.

Free

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ONSITE LASER TAG

For two hours our party paddock is transformed into an Inflatable war zone with up to 28 Laser Tag Guns as two teams battle for crown of ultimate laser tag champions!! For up to 28 players, this activity is amazing for the bigger groups and a truly memorable way to spend time with friends and family!! Contact us for availability.

£450 for 2 hours

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SPORTS DAY

Cast your mind back and get ready for some serious competition! Test your balance with the egg and spoon race and show your strength with the slam ball. Show off your team skills in the paddleboard race and more! Get ready for some old school vibes on this awesome, high energy sports day with a twist. 90 minutes. Minimum 10 people.

£20 per person

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PADDLEBOARD HIRE

Good fun and great exercise too! Enjoy our beautiful gardens from the water on one of our inflatable stand up paddle boards. Buoyancy aids are provided however guests should be competent swimmers. Recommended for ages 10 and over. Timeslots are for 45 minutes.

£10 per person

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ROCK PAINTING

Both fun and therapeutic, learn how to use different painting techniques to decorate rocks and take your masterpieces home afterwards. Suitable for all ages but we ask that under 10s be supervised by an adult. Sessions are 45 minutes.

£7.50 per person

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COCKTAIL MAKING

What better way to spend time away than to learn how to make cocktails with a professional cocktail maker!!! Great fun for small and big groups. Minimum 4 person booking. Various packages available. Contact us for more information and availability.

From £25 p/p

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CAMPFIRE BREAD & HOT CHOCOLATE

Learn a new outdoor skill while enjoying one of life's simplest but greatest pleasures. Delicious and fluffy bread baked on a stick over a campfire enjoyed with a mug of hot chocolate. Suitable for all ages but we ask that under 10s be accompanied by an adult. 45 minutes.

£10 per person

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ALPACA FEEDING

Come and meet our four gorgeous alpacas Danny Boy, Miles, Lucky & Deuce. Give them a few handfuls of food and watch the greedy chickens gobble up everything they drop.

For big and little kids alike. 

Free

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WOODSHACK ART

The staff at the laughing alpaca run a free supervised childrens art and craft half hour in the Woodshack area so that parents can chill out, meet the neighbours, or just have a quiet drink together, to gather breath. Monday, Wednesday and Friday Evenings.

Free

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FAIRY DOOR TRAIL

Twinkle, the forgetful Horsley Hale fairy has been losing things all over the farm!​Follow our trail around the farm to find the magic doors where all her belongings are hiding.​ Perfect for children of all ages but smaller guests may need to a grown up's help.​ No need to book, just come and ask for the fairy map!

Free

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SLACKLINING

Far more than jut a fun activity, slack lining is fantastic for balance and stability. Suitable for all ages but we recommend that under 10s be accompanied by an adult. 45 minutes.

£7.50 per person

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ART CLASSES

Why don't you relax, unwind and try a pastel, charcoal or pencil class of the alpacas, chickens or beautiful scenery with artist Ro Asplin.  All materials are provided. Maximum 4 people per class. 45mins.

£10 per person

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RIDDLE RACE

Can you beat the clock to riddle race your way around the farm? Find all the golden leaves and get your name on our Leaderboard! 45 minutes.

Suitable for all ages. Under 6's to be accompanied by an adult!

£7.50 per person

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DREAM CATCHERS

Make a willow dream catcher from gathered willow, found feathers, string, and smiles! Recommended for children 5 years upwards. Under 10s should be accompanied by an adult. 45 minutes.

£7.50 per person