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image for Children's Activity Event item typeFestive Farm Park at Barleylands

  • VistEngland VAQAS
  • Essex Tourism Awards
  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Children's Fun Day, Sat 3 - Sat 31 Dec 2016

VAQAS, ESSEX TOURISM AWARDS 2010

Bottle feed animals every day

Bottle feed animals every day

Bottle feed animals every day

Special Offers

  • Offer: One child goes free with every full paying adult.

    Additional T & Cs:

    • This offer is not valid with adult tickets purchased online, annual passes or party bookings. Maximum of one free child entry per transaction.
    • This offer is not applicable on special event days.
    Dates valid:
    • Fri 1 Jan - Sat 31 Dec 2016
    Request voucher

Contact

Barleylands

01268 532253

Address

Barleylands Road,
Billericay,
Essex,
CM11 2UD

Details

Meet Father Christmas and his elves as the man in red takes time out of his busy schedule to meet you and your little ones. Our Elf Ticket costs £14.95 per child, including one free adult. Follow the twinkly lights to meet Father Christmas in his grotto and choose a special Christmas gift in the magical elves workshop. Don't stop the fun there, our Golden Elf Ticket costs, £19.95 per child including one free adult. In addition to what's included above, you will be invited to step into a stunning snow globe for a fabulously festive photo with all the family.

The festivities don't stop at Christmas! Got Christmas Cabin Fever? Come along to Barleylands after Christmas for a breath of fresh air. Meet our farm animals and wish them a Happy New Year with a FREE bag of animal feed. Stop by The Village for a spot of shopping then relax with a warm drink and a snack in our cosy Tiptree tearoom.

Baby changing facilitiesCash PointCoach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (with charge)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsWelcome HostWheelchairs availableAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 3 - Sat 31 Dec 2016
Santa's Grotto is open every weekend from 3rd-24th December and every day from 19th-24th December. The Farm Park will close at 1pm on Christmas Eve. Check availability and book tickets online at http://www.barleylands.co.uk/christmas/

Christmas Cabin Fever is open from 28th-31st December.

Location

Directions

Plan route to Barleylands using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TQ 694920  Lat: 51.60140 Long: 0.44523

By Road:
From M25/A127. Exit J29 onto A127 (Southend bound). Exit at A176 junction for Basildon/Billericay. At roundabout take 3rd exit on to South Wash Road following the brown tourism info signs for Barleylands Farm Museum. At the second roundabout turn left in to Barleylands Road. Our large car park is on the Right Hand Side.
Follow Brown Signs from A127 and A12

By Public Transport:
The nearest Train Station is Billericay Station. From here you can take the number 100 bus to Barleylands.
The number 100 bus stops at Barleylands Craft and Farm Centre, the buses run every 20mins.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 3 miles from Billericay station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Cash PointCash Point
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Credit cards accepted (with charge)Credit cards accepted (with charge)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Welcome HostWelcome Host
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality

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

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
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)

General

  • YesService dogs are NOT allowed:
  • not allowed in farm park due to the animals on sit

  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesGood colour/tonal contrast for visually impaired visitors
  • YesWheelchairs provided
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
  • YesAudible alarm system
  • YesVisual alarm system

Entrance

  • YesEntrance is well lit

Food

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • Restaurant / cafe provide meals for visitors with special dietary requirements:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesNut free
    • YesOrganic
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair
  • YesHigh chairs for children
  • YesChildren's menu