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The BIG Sheep

The BIG Sheep

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

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Recent Reviews:

  • Kwtcdcmslc01
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    Absolutely loved it here!!
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 18th November 2017
    A lovely place to visit for a day out with the family! Our boys are 6,7 and 9 and also loved it. The sheep racing is a must if you visit and watching the sheep dogs! Read full review
  • Ed S
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    Best to go in season!
    3 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 18th November 2017
    Took the family on a day out, and sadly my wife and I were disappointed with what was on offer for the price we paid - £26 for two adults and 2 children, essentially we paid for the most expensive... Read full review
  • Dafman72
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    Great. As always. A holiday essential if you have little children.
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 11th November 2017
    We visit every time we go to Devon, it's a fun-filled, family-friendly place that our children love and we enjoy. Our girls are 4 and 2 and it's hard to say what they love the most - feeding the... Read full review



  • Facilities for the Disabled
  • Ramp/Level Access

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (free)


  • On-Site café/restaurant

Establishment Features

  • Toilets

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun

Map & Directions

Road Directions

(from the North via M5) 

Leave the M5 at Junction 27. Follow the A361 signposted Barnstaple. Take the A39 signposted Bideford. Look out for the BIG Sheep flag on the A39 just outside Bideford. 

(from Cornwall) 

Take the A39 past Bude signposted to Bideford. You will drive past Hartland and Clovelly. Look out for the BIG Sheep flag on the A39 just outside Bideford. 

Public Transport Directions

The nearest train station is Barnstaple.


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Abbotsham, Bideford, Devon, EX39 5AP
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Tel01237 472366

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Opening Times

Season (1 Mar 2017 - 30 Nov 2017)

* Open daily from April – October, 10am - 6pm. Open Weekends and School Holidays from November – March, 10am - 5pm.


  • Visit England Large Visitor Attraction of the Year - Gold 2014
  • TripAdvisor AwardsTripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016
  • South West TourismSouth West Tourism Excellence Awards - Silver South West Tourism Excellence Awards - Silver 2014

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