Escape to a tranquil private estate in the heart of the Devon countryside

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Discover the highest waterfall in the South West

Visit us for peaceful walks among the waterfalls and lakes and family fun in the gardens and playgrounds.
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Adventure playgrounds, trampolines and playships

A great day out for young and old on the fringe of Dartmoor National Park.

Open 7 days a week!

We are dog friendly!

*New this season*

Guided Walks and History Tour every Tuesday afternoon, price includes admission.

Up and Coming Events

Canonteign Falls Labyrinth is Open

Summer Fun at Canonteign Falls Meet Belle the Shetland Pony, live music and BBQ,

Exeter Model and District Boat Club Open Day, Labyrinth Opening Ceremony.

Canonteign Kitchen

Entry to the cafe and shop is free. Seasonal lunch menu, Barista coffee, cream teas and cakes available. Open 10 am – 4.30 pm (last hot food order 3 pm).

Access to waterfalls and playgrounds is subject to an admission price.

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Climb

to the top of the South West’s highest waterfall and discover a few surprises along the way.

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Marvel

at one of the few original Victorian Fern gardens remaining in Britain.

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Lose yourself

among the ancient woodland, waterfalls and lakes of our 90 acre estate.

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Explore

our adventure playgrounds with the whole family and refuel with a cream tea in our lakeside cafe.

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Canonteign Falls – a great day out for young and old on the fringe of Dartmoor National Park.

Opening Times

We are open 7 days a week until November

Monday – 10 am – 5 pm

Tuesday – 10 am – 5 pm

Wednesday – 10 am – 5 pm

Thursday –10 am – 5 pm

Friday – 10 am – 5 pm

Saturday – 10 am – 5 pm

Sunday – 10 am – 5 pm


The last entry to visit the waterfalls and lakes is at 3.30 pm.

Online booking

We are delighted to welcome you back to Canonteign Falls for the 2022 season. Please book your ticket or time slot before you travel to guarantee entry.

Shop and Cafe are open with free entry.

Annual members are no longer required to book.

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Events

Summer Holiday Fun!

Canonteign Falls is a stunning natural attraction in the heart of Devon. This summer holidays we have lots of fun, adventure and exploration planned for you.   Visit us for peaceful walks among the waterfalls and lakes and family fun in the gardens and playgrounds.   We have a children’s activity trail, live music and […]

*NEW* South West’s Highest Waterfall, Guided walk and History Tour. Every Tuesday.

Guided Walk and History Tour

Meet and Greet Belle the Shetland Pony this Summer Holiday – July 28th, August 18th & September 1st

Belle the friendly Shetland pony visits us to deliver honey and bees wax polish to our shop and loves to meet people, especially children.  We have organised for her to visit us over the summer holidays:  Thursday July 28th, Thursday August 18th and, Thursday September 1st.  So plan ahead and book your tickets to include meeting […]

Live Music with Chris Thomas – 7th and 21st August

We are excited to have Chris Thomas, a solo acoustic performer join us on the terrace this summer. Playing a mixture of classic and contemporary, popular covers and his own original material. Join us on August 7th and 21st to hear him play.