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Exmoor Zoo

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Open Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Great Day Out

A nice place to visit and a great day out. Staff are great and the interaction with the animals is... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Braunton, United Kingdom
Lots of animals, nice setting

Its a nice place to go visit for part of your day. When walking around it looks as if all the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Ben D
London, United Kingdom
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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Winner of the Legacy award ,Best Family Business 2017, Gold award for best attraction in the South-west 2012, Exmoor Zoo has become an ideal family day out. The zoo has established a good rapport with the North Devon community and offers a very hand...more
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South Stowford | Bratton Fleming, Barnstaple EX31 4SG, England
+44 1598 763352
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Reviewed yesterday

A nice place to visit and a great day out. Staff are great and the interaction with the animals is fantastic. Birthday parties held here for children are good value and fun.

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Its a nice place to go visit for part of your day. When walking around it looks as if all the animals are well looked after and looks as if the keepers are doing what they love. Lots of animals to see and learn about....More

Thank Ben D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for a day out with my other half and it the greatest variety of animals... lots of birds. Only went because website said there was armadillos but they didn’t have any, was a bit disappointed. The paths are quite uneven and sign posting wasn’t...More

Thank schminckle
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great day out at the zoo at an off peak time. It really is a hidden gem. The zoo is well looked after and all the staff are very friendly and knowledgeable. The talks were great and all the animals looked very...More

Thank Lindsay B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After reading a number of reviews on here i was dubious about visiting BUT!!! I am thrilled i did! Travelling over 200 miles down here for the week i was determined to see all the Big Cats. Price: 13.95 for each adult, there are discounts...More

Thank Carlyann P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a brilliant visit while my wife and I were on a 5 day break staying in ilfracombe. Attended most of the available talks, all speakers really knew their subject. My extremely spider phobic wife was even helped to hold a large spider (not tarantula,as...More

Thank Navigate713114
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely family day out here. Lots to see and take part in, very friendly and informative staff and excellent, good value food in the cafeteria - all in all a great day was had by all - thank you

Thank Pennypinko
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quite a small cramped zoo but did enjoy the visit . Lady on entry desk was not particularly friendly but the keepers were lovely and we were able to feed the wallabies.

Thank KF2102
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ugh! After two previous late December visits on bright (if cool) days, our recent one in late August was decidedly grey and damp for a lot of the day! For some it was a big disappointment because they simply could not be given admission: a...More

Thank ESP2006
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We attended on Monday 10th September, for a pre-booked Carnivore Experience, and we can honestly say that, as a pair of 68 year olds, we have seen and done a lot, over the years - but few things as thrilling as this experience was! Our...More

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28 September 2018|
Response from Lynn R | Property representative |
We dont have elephants here.. your nearest one would be Paignton zoo
19 September 2018|
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Response from Lynn R | Property representative |
Regrettably not for a number of reasons. You are more than welcome to go in and out and check your dog if you wish to. Please ask for fresh drinking water as well.
19 September 2018|
Response from Mrsmacadingdong | Reviewed this property |
No dogs except assistance dogs allowed x