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Exmoor Zoo

Exmoor Zoo

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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adults (16 - 65)£13.95 per ticket
Children (3- 15 inclusive)£9.95 per ticket
Concessions£11.95 per ticket

Under 3's FREE

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    988
  • Very Good
    359
  • Average
    81
  • Poor
    19
  • Terrible
    22

Recent Reviews:

  • Jamie-2K-Travel
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Awesome little zoo!
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 10th July 2019
    Love a zoo and visited here with my 9 month old. Really nice zoo, great selection of animals, lovely staff and easy to take a baby around. At times it felt like we were the only people there - so... Read full review
  • Ydnaj33333
    Bristol, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Fantastic zoo with some rare animals
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 13th July 2019
    An excellent zoo quite hidden away. Reasonably priced and some fantastic animals. There were some excellent wolves on display and the exmoor beast was superb. I found the zoo very spacious and there... Read full review
  • damsonmum
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Friendly zoo
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 15th July 2019
    A lovely zoo and great day out. The zoo has a very wide range of animals for its size and all appear to be very well looked after. The main thing that makes Exmoor Zoo stand out though is the... Read full review

Facilities

Attraction Facilities

  • Shop
  • Tea Rooms - Café and snack shack

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Picnic Site

Children & Infants

  • Accept Children Over 3 - Any age if accompanied by adult

Establishment Features

  • Free car parking
  • On-site parking or valet parking
  • On-site Restaurant/Cafe
  • Open All Year
  • Picnic Area
  • Shop
  • Tea / Coffee Shop - Snack shack-open peak periods
  • Toilets

Key Features

  • Approx length of visit - Potentially all day
  • Families
  • Forest Location - In a north Devon valley
  • Groups
  • In countryside
  • Outdoor Attraction
  • Smoking Some Areas

Parking & Transport

  • Coach Parking - Yes, but by arrangement
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Payment Methods

  • Delta accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Special group rates - on request
  • Visa accepted

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards children
  • Marketed towards families
  • Marketed towards senior citizens
  • Marketed towards student/youth

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups - on booking
  • Guided Tours Available for Individuals - Booked experiences through the website

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • Min group size numeric qualifier - yes for different levels

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted

Map & Directions

Road Directions

By Road/car

By far the easiest way to get to Exmoor Zoo is by car. For car satellite navigation the post code is EX31 4SG. The zoo is situated along the A399 mid-way between Combe Martin and South Molton. Once you leave the North Devon link road (the A361) it is exactly 10 miles along on the left-hand side of the A399. This route approach on the A399 will take you past the granite quarries and Brayford. Brown tourist signs will direct you to the lane turning off the A399. The zoo is then 1/4 a mile down this lane. If you approach from the coast of North Devon the exact position is between Bratton Fleming and Exmoor Gate on the A399. Again, brown tourist signs will direct you to us.

Public Transport Directions

By Public transport/Bus

Only one bus service operates near to the zoo. This is the A310 that departs from Barnstaple (the bus central station for this area) to Lynton and returns. Please click here for scheduled times of the service . You will have to tell the driver you wish to visit the zoo and he will drop you on the A399 at our turning. Please be aware this will now require a walk of 1/4 a mile down a country lane and back when you have finished your visit to us.

By Rail

Railway access is possible only to Barnstaple. This is a branch line operating from Exeter to Barnstaple referred to as the Tarka line which terminates at Barnstaple. Time tables are available from here. A walk is then required to get to the Barnstaple central bus station and to continue on public service transport you will have to catch the 310 bus to Lynton.

Twitchen Lane, South Stowford, Bratton Fleming, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 4SG

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Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

* 10.00 am - 6.00 pm 27th May until 16th September
10.00 am - 5.00 pm 17th September - 31st October (or dusk)
10.00 am - 4.00pm 1st November - 9th February 2018 (or dusk)
10.00 am - 5.00 pm 10th February - 26th May 2018

Last entry 1 hour before closing

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