We want to celebrate all Mums!  On Sunday 14th March we are offering free entry to Mums when accompanied by their child ( of any age!). We will also have a special half-price cream tea for any Mum when accompanied by their child.

We are excited to welcome you back,  join us as we open for the season on 10th March 2021 when we will be open 7 days a week until November (weather permitting).  We will open in full accordance with government Covid -19 regulations.  We can't wait to see you!


Café Card.

We are delighted to be in a position to reintroduce free entry to the Café, Shop, and Snack Bar area during off-peak times (Monday – Friday 10 am – 4 pm) by issuing a new Café Card which we are trialling until the end of the season Nov 1st 2020. 

Please note: This café card trial only applies to local visitors at this time. 

The Café Card is a controlled way of allowing you free entry to the shop, cafe, snack bar and outside courtyard. Just show your card at reception whenever you are visiting these areas. 

Admission charges will apply to all other areas of the estate including the children’s playgrounds.

So why not apply for your café card today and enjoy a fantastic lunch, coffee, or a cream tea sitting outside in our socially distanced seating areas by our Lily Lake or shop in our artisan gift shop which is well stocked with gifts and cards giving you the perfect opportunity to shop without having to go into town.

How to apply

All you need to do to apply is email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your name quoting café card application.  You will then be sent a voucher in response. Please note this automatically signs you up to receive news updates and special offers from us.  If you do not want to receive this you can click unsubscribe on receipt of your voucher.

What to do next.

Please show your voucher to reception on your next visit and you will receive your Café Card.


Terms & Conditions.

. Admission charges will apply to all other areas of the estate including the children’s playgrounds.

. Any misuse of the card will result in its removal and an entry charge will be required for all parties.

. Failure to pay the entry charge will result in all parties being asked to leave the estate.

. The Café Card is only valid until 1st November 2020 and cannot be exchanged for any other ticket. 

. Canonteign Falls Estate has the right to cancel or cease the use of the Café Card at any time.


Canonteign Falls stunning Victorian fern garden is featured on BBC Two’s Monkman and Seagull’s Great Adventures on Monday 1st June at 9pm. Where Eric Monkman and Bobby Seagull travel around Britain, exploring scientific breakthroughs from the Industrial Revolution and the Victorian era.  The beautiful Victorian fern garden at Canonteign Falls, which was established in the 1800s as the backdrop for Bobby Seagull and Eric Monkman’s fern hunt,  fern hunting became a fashionable leisure pursuit in the Victorian era.

Our 220ft Lady Exmouth waterfall and cascading streams are featured in BBC ones Gold Digger series where they make an incredible backdrop for this episode of the gritty thiller.  Look out for us in episode 5 on screens Tuesday Dec 10th and available on IPlayer.  See a clip here