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Canonteign Waterfalls and Country Park

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Beautiful & Tranquil

Canonteign Falls is a paradise. It's beautiful, tranquil and a delight to explore. Firstly... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sonia W
Wonderful day

I visited the Canonteign Falls with a friend of mine who has never been to Devon; I wanted to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Charlie B
Exeter, United Kingdom
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Christow, Dartmoor National Park EX6 7RH, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Canonteign Falls is a paradise. It's beautiful, tranquil and a delight to explore. Firstly, there is a car park and across the road is the entrance to the site and where you go to pay. You can get a season ticket, which is what we...More

Thank Sonia W
Reviewed 2 days ago

I visited the Canonteign Falls with a friend of mine who has never been to Devon; I wanted to immerse us both in the Devon beauty and countryside. We were not disappointed - we loved climbing to the top and being surrounded by the ferns...More

1  Thank Charlie B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Driven past the signs for years what a mistake . Lovely place to spend a few hours , they also have splendid cakes and mischievous ducks

Thank Jeff L
Reviewed 6 days ago

Myself and my family visited the falls for the third time during our week away in the area. The walk itself is beautiful and offers stunning views from the top and the area is well kept and looked after. We decided to have lunch in...More

Thank William S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place. We went on quite a hot day and its a long climb to the top. Well for me anyway. I'm no all that fit and not usually good with climbs but i did it . The walk down is easier as its a...More

2  Thank Anne S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lots to keep you interested as you climb up to the falls and beyond. The Victorian fern garden. Down to the lakes and poets corner. Back for tea at the little restaurant. A1

Thank Neil M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely venue for a wedding, gorgeous lake and grounds and a lovely converted barn that's perfect. However, the barman on the night wasn't in the party mood at all. All the other staff were well dressed, polite and jovial however the barman was wearing tatty...More

Thank Gordon M
Lianne B, General Manager at Canonteign Waterfalls and Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and I’m glad you enjoyed our stunning location, I’m sorry that you felt your visit was less than perfect. Customer service is of the highest priority and we strive to make each event a wonderful...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We usually take the kids to Becky Falls when we are in the area on holiday, but I wanted to mix things up a bit this time, so we tried Canonteign Falls and it did not disappoint. It is a gorgeous spot, so relaxing to...More

Thank chipkaart36
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Half way between a Country Park and wild countryside this is an excellent balance between the two. It doesn't have the ye old rustic look that the National Trust can do. Instead there are steps up to the top of the waterfall (Buzzards View) that...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Haven't been here for a while , still as stunning as ever ! Restaurant staff friendly and helpful AS ! Nice to be genuinely welcomed , thank you Ruby for excellent service and esp for the 'dad' cookie lol !!! Didn't get time to do...More

1  Thank joshua1962
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13 May 2018|
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Response from CoolHandLuke89 | Reviewed this property |
Yep plenty of benches and places to stop and catch your breath.
5 September 2017|
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Response from Nick R | Reviewed this property |
From the bottom of the falls to look up, yes this would be possible.
12 February 2017|
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Response from Lianne B | Property representative |
Hi, dogs do need to stay on the lead all the time. As a dog owner myself I really appreciate that some dogs are well behaved off the lead but with the number of other dogs, children and also our variety of wildlife including... More