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Axe Valley Wildlife Park

#2 of 13 things to do in Axminster Features Animals
Summerleaze Farm Gammons Hill, Axminster EX13 7RA, England
+44 1297 34472
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Great day out!

I took my brothers here a few weeks ago, they all enjoyed it and so did I. with lots of animals... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lovely animal park

My husband and I visited on a rainy day but it didn't dampen our spirits.We were given a paper... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Val J
Gillingham, United Kingdom
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A wildlife park set in the East Devon countryside
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“guinea pigs” (22 reviews)
“play area” (17 reviews)
“all ages” (20 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Summerleaze Farm Gammons Hill, Axminster EX13 7RA, England
+44 1297 34472
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my brothers here a few weeks ago, they all enjoyed it and so did I. with lots of animals, play equipment, café and a shop there is something for everyone. pushchair friendly which is great. lots of free roaming birds including a white...More

Thank RosieFrayling
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I visited on a rainy day but it didn't dampen our spirits.We were given a paper guide and found there were many unusual birds and animals to see.Due to the weather many of the creatures were in their sleeping quarters but we...More

Thank Val J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Surely one of the best small zoos in the U.K. Have been coming here annually since it opened, and there is always something new to see. Has many unusual animals, kept in good enclosures. African civets, rusty-spotted cats, leopard cats, jaguarundis, raccoon dogs and bush...More

Thank Malcolm H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came as a family, three generations, and I am Nanny! I loved it that the animals were all close together and there was not miles of walking. The toilet and café facilities were very clean and pleasant. It is obviously being continually improved for...More

Thank EssexGardener
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The enclosures were varied.They contained a lot of greenery and animal entertainment activities. This meant that the animals looked happy and acted like they would in their natural environment. I loved seeing the animal groups such as the guinea pigs, lemurs, and meerkats. They were...More

Thank Pam R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Axe Valley Wildlife Park with our young daughter in the week. It was fairly quiet apart from a class on a school trip and a few other families. I must say we weren't that impressed. Firstly, the section that has all the birds...More

Thank Lucyinbath
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a really lovely time. It was a very hot day but there was plenty of shade and nice play areas. We thoroughly enjoyed seeing the animals. They're slightly haphazardly arranged, in that you might get monkeys next to owls, but that didn't matter...More

Thank Alan R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived mid-day on a Wednesday due to children having school inset day which did allow for the park not being 'full' of children. We had a very cheery welcome and an offer of a map to make sure we visited all areas.The prices were...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Having lived a stones throw away from this hidden gem for 2 years I finally visited as a friend with a young daughter came to stay. What a fabulous place! I had no idea. We spent 5 hours there and thoroughly enjoyed our visit. The...More

1  Thank Smudge2207
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We visited this attraction on a very dull day, but were soon cheered up by the animals. It is a quite small wildlife park, but it can keep you entertained for a long while. The animal enclosures are all very well looked after and clean....More

Thank Margaret P
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Questions & Answers
Rachel H
20 February 2017|
Response from DevonPeacock | Property representative |
No we do not allow dogs into the park
14 March 2016|
Response from Simon W |
£9.60 per adult and under 3's are free; as for children, I am not sure.