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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
  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    907
  • Very Good
    339
  • Average
    76
  • Poor
    17
  • Terrible
    22

Recent Reviews:

  • KF2102
    Street, United Kingdom
    Enjoyable but not the best zoo Ive visited
    3 of 5 stars
    Monday, 24th September 2018
    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. Read full review
  • Pennypinko
    Walsall, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Family Day Out
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 25th September 2018
    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... Read full review
  • Navigate713114
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Great off-peak visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 27th September 2018
    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... 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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