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The BIG Sheep

The BIG Sheep

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    1404
  • Very Good
    441
  • Average
    174
  • Poor
    94
  • Terrible
    54

Recent Reviews:

  • Ken N
    Margate, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Ewe will have fun here.
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 23rd February 2018
    Just outside Bideford is this working farm that has diversified into a brewery and education center. It is a fun place to take the children with all its rides and indoor ply area. They have barns... Read full review
  • CornishChough86
    Cornwall, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Worth a visit even during winter
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 18th February 2018
    Visited whilst in the area during February half term. Although it was out of season and some of the attractions were closed it was still well worth a visit. There were things to do all day which... Read full review
  • sarahmel16
    Bournemouth, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    A fun day out even in February.
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 18th February 2018
    We visited during half term with our boys 4 and 7. We have visited before and weren’t disappointed. The price was lower as some of the attractions are closed for the winter however there was plenty... Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Facilities for the Disabled
  • Ramp/Level Access

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (free)

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant

Establishment Features

  • Toilets

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun

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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Tel01237 472366

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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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