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The BIG Sheep

The BIG Sheep

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TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    1455
  • Very Good
    455
  • Average
    178
  • Poor
    94
  • Terrible
    55

Recent Reviews:

  • Francis O
    Kilbrittain, Ireland
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Great fun for kids and relatively stress-free for adults.
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 22nd May 2018
    We took our two children (nearly 4 and 2.5 yrs) on a sunny Saturday, arriving just after the 1000 opening time. They had a great time on plenty of different rides, which cater for about 1.5 yrs old... Read full review
  • Teresa1308
    Gloucester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Toddler Takeover day
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 18th May 2018
    Just had our first visit to the big sheep with our two year old granddaughter, and loved every minute of it, could not fault any part of it, tremendous day and highly recommend everyone looks out for... Read full review
  • manaboo12
    Poole, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Fantastic park and staff
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 18th May 2018
    We went to the big sheep 14/5/18 while on holiday with our 18month and 3year old with the grandparents too. All thoroughly enjoyed it. There was lots to do and a lot of shows/entertainment which was... Read full review

Facilities

Attraction Facilities

  • Shop
  • Tea Rooms

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted

Key Features

  • Families
  • Groups
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction
  • Smoking Some Areas
  • Stag and Hen Parties
  • Village Location

Accessibility

  • Facilities for the Disabled
  • Ramp/Level Access

Children & Infants

  • Accept Children Over 3
  • Facilities for children

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking
  • Coach Parking
  • On Bus Route
  • On site parking
  • Parking (free)

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Picnic Site
  • Restaurant

Payment Methods

  • All major credit cards accepted
  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Cash & Cheque accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Special group rates - £8.50pp for groups of 15 or more
  • Visa accepted

Establishment Features

  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Cater for groups
  • Coach drop-off point
  • Conference facilities
  • Event venue
  • Toilets

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards children
  • Marketed towards families

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given
  • Educational Visits Accepted

Travel & Trade

  • Wi-fi available

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.

 

Abbotsham, Bideford, Devon, EX39 5AP
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Opening Times

Season (1 Mar 2018 - 30 Nov 2018)

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

Awards

  • 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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