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The Big Sheep.

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Brilliant visit

Found this Place our whilst on holiday in Woolacombe, booked our tickets online as much cheaper and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
hollyreadingberks
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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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Great for younger children

Visited with my sister and 6 kids (13, 11, 11, 9, 9 and 2). Play area is decent and indoors should... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Donna S
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Looking for a guaranteed day out that’s fun for all the family – then look no further than The BIG Sheep. No matter what the weather, this award-winning family attraction is guaranteed to be the highlight of your holiday. Come rain or shine Devon’s...more
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Abbotsham Rd, Bideford EX39 5AP, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Found this Place our whilst on holiday in Woolacombe, booked our tickets online as much cheaper and just showed my phone upon entry. Plenty of parking those we visited off peak in September on a Wednesday so was fairly quiet. It was my husband and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with my sister and 6 kids (13, 11, 11, 9, 9 and 2). Play area is decent and indoors should the weather be rubbish. Roller coaster is good for the older ones and some smaller rides for little ones. Chuck in animals and some...More

Thank Donna S
thebigsheep, Operations Manager at The Big Sheep., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Donna, you definitely found the perfect place for your day out! We have attractions shows and entertainment for all ages so your little ones would have had a day full of fun! And of course, you got free beer & cider! Perfect! Thank you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited here early October which meant there was probably no more than 20 people there. As a result we literally had the run of the entire place, with the staff operating the rides for just one or two kids at a time. Was a...More

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thebigsheep, Operations MAnager at The Big Sheep., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I'm so pleased to hear that you had a brilliant time at The BIG Sheep. We like to ensure that all our customers have the opportunity to create some amazing family memories, regardless of whether we have 2000 customers on site or 20, and it...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed the sheep activities particularly the bottle feeding and sheep race and we got to go in the winners enclosure! There are some random parts to the attraction but there is lots to do and for a wide age group.More

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thebigsheep, Operations Manager at The Big Sheep., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to review your day at The BIG Sheep. We are indeed a very quirky attraction with lots to do for all ages, so pleased that you had a good day with us and we look forward to welcoming ewe back...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We absolutely loved the place. Great rides, great animals and the staff are fantastic. The shows are great! I'd highly recommend a visit

Thank James S
thebigsheep, Operations Manager at The Big Sheep., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello James, thank you for the wonderful 5* review. I'm so pleased that you had a fantastic day out with us and that you enjoyed the shows. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited last Saturday with my two grandsons age 3 and 7. Spent the whole day there and could have continued as there is so much to do and they were having such a great time. Good mixture of outdoor farm related experiences and soft play,...More

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thebigsheep, Operations MAnager at The Big Sheep., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there Paul and Judy, thank you for the amazing review. It sounds like you gave your grandsons a lovely day out. Well done for winning the sheep race too! I hope you got photos of your little one on the podium! We look forward...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So many different things to see and do with great staff . Fantastic value for money, will be visiting again.

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thebigsheep, Operations Manager at The Big Sheep., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

What a lovely title for your review :) I am so pleased to hear that you had a lovely day with us. We look forward to seeing EWE again next time you are in the area!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My niece and nephew had a great time when I brought them to the big sheep we will definitely be back again! Really friendly staff aswellMore

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thebigsheep, Operations Manager at The Big Sheep., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sherwood, thank you for taking the time to review your day at The BIG Sheep. I am so pleased to hear that you found our flock to be friendly and your niece and nephew had a great time. We look forward to welcoming EWE...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having been to a few places like this before we were really impressed how much was going on! Two adults and 10 month old. My husband is a farmer so a bit of a busmans holiday! Lots to see, we only had a few hours...More

Thank Rose S
thebigsheep, Operations Manager at The Big Sheep., responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Rose, thank you for choosing to visit us while on holiday in Devon, and for your lovely review! Vaughan is very entertaining isn't he...especially with Craig the sheepdog doing the duck trials, that's my favourite show :) We hope you had a great holiday,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the big sheep as a family with my 2 year old and 10 month old. We were having a great day out, babies loving the train rides and sheep when we had a incident. Incident involed my 2 1/2 year old, dealt...More

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thebigsheep, Operations Manager at The Big Sheep., responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Kelly and thank you for the 5* review. I'm so pleased to hear that you had a great day with us and that the flock looked after your little one. We look forward to welcoming ewe and your lambs back again soon for that...More

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TonyR3753
13 September 2018|
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Response from Rugbymetalman | Reviewed this property |
Hi sorry for missing your question. Prices as posted... I actually got free entry which came with the accommodation I stayed at. Cheers
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cmjplym
11 August 2018|
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Response from thebigsheep | Property representative |
There's loads to do on a rainy day! As well as our huge indoor play area, most of our shows are indoors, and those that are outdoors can be watched undercover. Plus there's our animal barn to keep you entertained too.
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94hayley000
30 July 2018|
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Response from thebigsheep | Property representative |
Hi there, The BIG Sheep is perfect for all ages, in fact you don't even needs to have children with you to have a great time!
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