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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
    1024
  • Very Good
    364
  • Average
    86
  • Poor
    20
  • Terrible
    24

Recent Reviews:

  • Harowood
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Outstanding!
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 14th September 2019
    My family and I love visiting zoos and we had an amazing time at Exmoor Zoo, I cannot compliment the staff and animals enough. My children refused to leave when we had finished the whole day! This is... Read full review
  • Stella1050
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Amazing!
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 14th September 2019
    Visited the zoo today and spent over 3 hours there. Excellent value for money. Saw over 50 enclosures of a large variety of animals. Wolves and big cats amongst them. Loved the monkeys. Good talks on... Read full review
  • Nicola M
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Lovely day, wonderful to see unusual species
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 15th September 2019
    I've thoroughly enjoyed my day at Exmoor Zoo, the obvious care to have animals that really need conservation efforts and not just the crowd pleasing norm. Lovely rustic feel and a wonderful lack of... 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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