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Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park

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Higher Leigh Manor, Combe Martin, Ilfracombe, Devon, Ilfracombe EX34 0NG, England
+44 1271 882486
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Fun but needs a little TLC

I didn't expect to have as much fun as we did going around this park. We stayed for five hours. The... read more

Reviewed today
LauraPiechowicz1988
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Surprisingly a lot to do and see and good value for money.

I was surprised that there was a lot to do at this park for your money - we easily spent 3 hours on... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Hayden S
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A wildlife park that demonstrates how life was for the dinosaurs.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“sea lions” (145 reviews)
“train ride” (175 reviews)
“sealion show” (63 reviews)
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Higher Leigh Manor, Combe Martin, Ilfracombe, Devon, Ilfracombe EX34 0NG, England
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+44 1271 882486
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"sea lions"
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"train ride"
in 175 reviews
"sealion show"
in 63 reviews
"animatronic dinosaurs"
in 45 reviews
"meerkat enclosure"
in 36 reviews
"bug world"
in 33 reviews
"animal talks"
in 33 reviews
"egyptian tomb"
in 27 reviews
"t rex"
in 32 reviews
"every hour"
in 31 reviews
"soft play"
in 61 reviews
"indoor play area"
in 37 reviews
"meet and greet"
in 16 reviews
"steep hill"
in 50 reviews
"mobility issues"
in 26 reviews
"value for money"
in 63 reviews
"half price"
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Reviewed today via mobile

I didn't expect to have as much fun as we did going around this park. We stayed for five hours. The sea lion show was wonderful and it was lovely to see how the keepers truly care for the animals. The site is much bigger...More

Thank LauraPiechowicz1988
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I was surprised that there was a lot to do at this park for your money - we easily spent 3 hours on site and went round a few times. the gift shop seemed pricier but the food was well priced in facts nice portions...More

Thank Hayden S
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We decided to come here on the way home from a weeks holiday, a bit unsure originally due to not wanting another expensive day out. However within a few hours we felt we had got our money’s worth!! The soft play is brillant- our toddler...More

Thank Lily P
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Having been here years ago with a young family I knew what to expect..... or so I thought! There were a number of exhibits "closed for refurbishment" which they undoubtedly needed. There are pathways with broken concrete and sharp metal sticking out at toddler height....More

Thank Robert M
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I wasn’t expecting this to be as impressive as it was. We came on a dull April’s day, figuring that my 2 year old son would spend most of the day in the soft play area. There was light drizzle in the skies when we...More

Thank Pipesy-Notts
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great park. Children were scriptural but loved it overall. Dinosaurs were fun. The animals were brilliant fun to see and in good condition.

Thank Nick H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited while on holiday in the area, we took the local bus that stopped across from the park. The park staff were very helpful, as I’m pregnant the staff member on the gate recommend the easiest route around the park and which hills to avoid....More

Thank MissMogii
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely park with enough to keep you busy for 4-5 hours. Steep hills in some places (not suitable for those who struggle to get about or have breathing difficulties). Excellent for the little ones, the dinosaurs look almost real life and my 3,5 and 8...More

Thank rh14n
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were really impressed with this place - we went on a dull, wet day and still managed to have a great time! The interactive dinosaur display really was fantastic and our two year old little boy absolutely loved it. We also really enjoyed the...More

Thank RossiAndShellyx
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have visited this attraction many years ago, and brought our grandson as we had a half price entry voucher. We had forgotten how steep some of the paths were so it may not be suitable for people with health or back problems. There are...More

2  Thank Christine K
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Freddie W
5 April 2018|
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Response from myandyouplusthem | Reviewed this property |
Both my patner and I enjoyed too would not have gone with out the kids though as its not that cheap and the zoo's offer better value ig you love dinos though it is worth a visit.mostly on a hills!
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lindy p
11 August 2017|
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Response from Sophie A | Reviewed this property |
If you mean Ilfracombe harbour, then it's not within walking distance. it's 20 minutes by car, and 37 minutes by train.
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Debra S
10 August 2017|
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Response from Wilddinopark | Property representative |
Hi Debra, Unfortunately the park is built into a valley with some very steep hills. We do not charge for wheelchair users because they cannot access all areas of the park. We find that mobility scooters tend to struggle and... More
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