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The Donkey Sanctuary

The Donkey Sanctuary

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    1907
  • Very Good
    369
  • Average
    80
  • Poor
    21
  • Terrible
    12

Recent Reviews:

  • Keren B
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Great place to go with children. So nice!
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 15th October 2017
    We went to the donkey sanctuary as part of our visit to Sidmouth. The sanctuary is lovely and the donkeys are really well looked after. The children loved seeing them and learning about them. Takes... Read full review
  • Louise C
    Oxford, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    A huge fan!
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 14th October 2017
    I've been visiting Sidmouth and surrounding area for a very long time, since I was a toddler! I have ALWAYS love the donkey sanctuary! I was pleasantly surprised this year when visiting the sanctuary... Read full review
  • Fiona H
    Wellington, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Wonderful place
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 14th October 2017
    First visit for many years. The sanctuary has expanded and has so many lovely donkeys. Shop has great gifts Read full review

Facilities

Event Facilities

  • Free Entry

Key Features

  • In countryside
  • Outdoor Attraction

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Parking & Transport

  • Coach Parking
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Picnic Site
  • Restaurant - Seating 230 inside, plus 40 outside

Establishment Features

  • Dogs Accepted - Dogs on leads welcome
  • Toilets

Video

  • Visit The Donkey Sanctuary in Sidmouth

Map & Directions

Road Directions

The Sanctuary is situated just 30 minutes from the M5 Junction on the A3052 between Sidford and Seaton. On leaving Sidford follow the brown tourist sign at the top of the hill.

Public Transport Directions

Bus stops are located within easy walking distance for the following services: Axe Valley Mini Travel 899, Stagecoach 52a and the Coastlinx 53/54 Jurassic Coast. If you are on foot, access to the Sanctuary can be found via Weston Mouth on the South West Coast Path whilst cyclists will find us on National Cycle Network route 2.

Slade House Farm, Sidmouth, Devon, EX10 0NU
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Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday09:00 - 17:00

Awards

  • Devon TourismDevon's Top Attractions Quality Stamp Devon's Top Attractions Quality Stamp 2017

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