Follow our Brown Signs from the B4000 Highworth to Shrivenham Road and Supermarine Roundabout on the A361 towards Highworth (from Swindon)
All coaches must approach from the B4000 Highworth
to Shrivenham Road
By entering our farm attraction all persons aknowledge that they are under duty to take responsible steps to ensure their own safety and that of anyone accompanying them. Please wash your hands thoroughly with soap and water, especially after touching animals. We are a working farm, and therefore there may be moving vehicles and farm machinery on site. Please supervise your children at ALL times.
Travelling Times to Roves Farm
20 mins from Swindon
25 mins from Cirencester
25 mins from Abingdon
30 mins from Malmsbury
40 mins from Oxford
40 mins from Didcot
40 mins from Newbury
45 mins from Reading
45 mins from Chippenham
45 mins from Cheltenham
60 mins from Gloucester
60 mins from Bristol
60 mins from Bath
T: 01793 763939
Wheelchair Access/ Accessibility
- Concrete & hard gravel path access on single level to all animal barns, animal handling and feeding areas, play areas, craft tables, tearoom & picnic areas.
- Disabled toilet facilities
- Easy access drop off point by Reception
(please call in advance for directions 01793 763939)
-Wheelchair spaces on most tractor Rides
Grass path to animal paddocks and along the Family Walk & Activity Trail- may not be suitable for all wheelchair users.
School Holiday Themes & Special Events - See our Calendar of Events for this
years themes and special events.
Peak Times (School Holidays)
- Buy your tickets online or arrive after the 10am - 11.30am
- On the busiest days (ie Easter Holidays) we run an extra till for cash admissions and
a cash only Snack Bar for quick purchases.
- The Tearoom & Play Barn can get busy at lunchtime. If you prefer a quieter time in the
school holidays use the Play Barn after 2pm.
- Tractor Rides run approx every 30 minutes during the school holidays. Make sure you
arrive ready for your ride 10 minutes before it is due to leave. Occassionally
there may not be enough room for everybody on that ride, but we will always try our
best to get you on a ride as quickly and efficiently as possible.
- There are lots of activities to enjoy outside, especially in the summer. Don't forget to
explore the Den Building Zone and visit the animals in the Animal Paddocks. Take a
stroll along the Short Family Walk (which passes the Animal Paddocks) and explore the
woodlands & pond. Pick up an Explorers activity sheet before you go, or collect the
stamps from the stamp trail.
Baby Changing - Baby changing facilities are located in the toilets in the main barn.
OPEN DAILY: 10.00am- 5.00pm 2nd Jan - 23rd Dec
Opening Times - Roves Farm is open daily from 2nd January - 23rd December,
10.00am to 4.30pm
Refreshments & Picnics - The Woolly Sheep Tearoom, in the main Reception barn,
serves a selection of sandwiches, paninis & hot food, as well
as delicious homemade cakes and hot & cold drinks. Last
hot food orders at 4pm.
You are welcome to bring a picnic, and use our picnic tables
in the Jubilee Picnic barn, outdoor play areas or the main
Reception & Play Barn. During peak times in school
holidays picnics may not be allowed in the play barn.
Travel & Directions - Follow our brown signs from the B4000 Highworth to
Shrivenham Road, and from Supermarine Roundabout on the
A361 towards Highworth (from Swindon). All coaches must
approach from the B4000 Highworth to Shrivenham Road.
The nearest bus stop is two miles away in Highworth, or at
the Supermarine Roundabout by South Marston Industrial Estate.
Tickets - Day tickets & Membership Passes can be bought from Reception when you
arrive. During school holidays we recommend purchasing
your tickets online before arriving at the farm.
Play - Socks must be worn on the play areas.