Hopefield Animal Sanctuary

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About

Hopefield Animal Sanctuary is a non-profit organisation that cares for and provides a home for life for over 500, unwanted and mistreated animals based in Brentwood Essex for 35 years.

Hopefield care for a variety of animals including horses, donkeys, goats, sheep, pigs, chickens, alpacas, ducks, cats, raccoons and raccoon dogs, exotics, reptiles and small furries. We have a lovely tea room offering drinks, soups, sandwiches and cakes, as well as a small children 'little tykes' play area and various activities on our open days and events throughout the year. Our facilities are available to hire for childrens parties and private events.

Our Sanctuary is supported by public donations and support from the team of volunteers and local businesses.

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Guide Prices

Adults - £6.50
Children (2 - 15) - £5.50
Concession - £5.50
Family ticket (2 adults & 2 children, or 1 adult & 3 children) - £20
Under 2's - Free

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Assistance dogs welcome
  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)

Catering

  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments
  • Picnic site
  • Refill Scheme

Children

  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome

COVID-19 Response

  • 2m distancing in place
  • Advance booking essential
  • Capacity limit
  • Clear signage
  • Contactless payment possible
  • COVID-19 measures in place
  • COVID-19 refund and cancellation policy in place
  • COVID-19 risk assessment completed
  • COVID-19 staff training completed
  • Deep cleaning between visitors
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Food available during COVID-19 restrictions
  • Hand sanitizer available to visitors & staff
  • Hygiene screens in place
  • One way system
  • Online booking only
  • Open now
  • Outside seating
  • Pets welcome during COVID-19 restrictions
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Socially distanced spaced seating
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Temperature checks for visitors
  • Time limited visits

Meeting, Conference & Wedding Facilities

  • Mobile phone coverage

Parking

  • Free Parking

Property Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted
  • Gift shop
  • Onsite Catering
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed
  • WiFi or internet access

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Accessible by Public Transport: Brentwood Station and Shenfield Station are both local, and we're also a 10 minute walk from Brentwood High Street.

Hopefield Animal Sanctuary

Type:Animal Sanctuary

Sawyers Hall Farm, Sawyers Hall Lane, Brentwood, Essex, CM15 9BZ

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Tel+44 (0)1277 201110

Opening Times

* We're open Thursday to Monday (10.00 - 16.30) but tickets must be pre-booked online prior to visiting. During school holidays we're open 7 days a week. We close during the winter, from around Christmas to mid-late March.

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