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Buckfast Butterfly Farm and Dartmoor Otter Sanctuary

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2 Reviews
Closed Open from 10:00am-5:00pm
Address: Dart Bridge Road, Buckfastleigh, Dartmoor National Park TQ11 0DZ, England
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Phone: +44 (0)1364 642916

What people are saying:

Unfortunately due to Covid, the butterfly farm was closed but the otter sanctuary is still open and well worth a visit. Visits cost £8 per adult and is for a 2hour visiting slot. Lots of beautiful otters to see, in several enclosures. Habitat was excellent for them and all had pool as well as indoor shelter area. The sanctuary is a family run business caring for several types of otter and obviously have a great love of these beautiful creatures. Feeding time is a must, such excitement amidst the otters when they smell the fish.

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  • gillr295
    gillr295
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    Otterly brilliant!!

    Definitely a good one for kids to see, staff are lovely and obviously love their job. small place but very tidy and otters seemed SO happy

    Reviewed on /Date(1604045966000+0800)/
  • Janet E
    Janet E
    Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England
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    Superb visit to Otter Sanctuary

    Unfortunately due to Covid, the butterfly farm was closed but the otter sanctuary is still open and well worth a visit. Visits cost £8 per adult and is for a 2hour visiting slot. Lots of beautiful ot...

    Reviewed on /Date(1603866776000+0800)/
  • QHVNO
    QHVNO
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    A great place to visit

    It was wonderful to see the otters obviously happy in their environment. We were lucky to arrive while someone was having an otter experience and could watch and listen to the family and Keira’s exce...

    Reviewed on /Date(1603680600000+0800)/
  • RNAT2020
    RNAT2020
    London
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    A lovely sanctuary

    I came here for the otter experience and it was great from start to finish. Keira obviously loves and cares for the otters an enormous amount and it was clear from her enthusiasm and knowledge of them...

    Reviewed on /Date(1603157854000+0800)/
  • 410charlottem
    410charlottem
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    Highly recommend visit

    This was a birthday gift for me as I love animals and especially butterflies, sadly due to Covid-19 the butterfly section was closed off ☹️ but you can walk around and see the otters, which still was ...

    Reviewed on /Date(1602376841000+0800)/

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