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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We are open to visitors. Please book your tickets or visiting slot online before you travel. You can arrive any time within your half-hour time slot. Please note we now operate on a card only basis.

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Join us for Father’s Day on 20th June when we celebrate Dads by offering them free entry when accompanied by a child of any age.   View all details here



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

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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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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

Monday – Open, 10am – 5pm

Tuesday – Open, 10am – 5pm

Wednesday – Open, 10am – 5pm

Thursday – Open, 10am – 5pm

Friday – Open, 10am – 5pm

Saturday – Open, 10am – 5pm

Sunday – Open, 10am – 5pm

The last entry to the Estate is at 3pm.
Please note there is no longer free entry to the shop and cafe

Online booking

We are delighted to welcome you back to Canonteign Falls for the 2021 season. Please book your ticket or time slot before you travel.

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News & Events


Free entry for Dads! Enjoy a fun-packed Father’s Day at Canonteign Falls

Canonteign Falls is a stunning natural attraction in the heart of Devon.  This Father’s Day we are inviting Dads to visit for free when accompanied by their child (of any age!). We will also have a great big BBQ on the terrace, so you can enjoy food, refreshments and even a pint in the great […]


Moor Otters Art Trail 2021 – Meet our Moor Otter & Cub

The Moor Otters Arts Trail is now active across Dartmoor for 2021 and Canonteign Falls is proud to host a stunning Moor Otter and her cub. 81 Otters with cubs – all designed and decorated by artists – will have ‘holiday homes’ in public areas across Dartmoor this Summer. Canonteign Falls is excited to host […]


Canonteign Falls Wins 2020 Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Award

Canonteign Falls has been recognised as a 2020 Travellers’ Choice award-winner for receiving consistently good reviews throughout 2020.


Canonteign Falls featured in BBC 2’s Incredible Journeys with Simon Reeve

Canonteign Falls features as a backdrop in episode 2 of Simon Reeve’s new series Incredible Journeys with Simon Reeve showing now on BBC2.