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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Covid-19 Government Guidelines

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We are now open to all visitors. Please book your tickets or visiting slot online before you travel.You can arrive any time within your half-hour arrival time.

Devon Life Magazine Copy Correction: Due to Covid-19 Government restrictions we are not opening with half-price to locals. We look forward to holding our half-price locals days later in the season when restrictions allow. To be first to hear about our offers and events please sign up for our newsletter below.



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 please book your ticket or time slot before you travel.

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News & Events

17 March 2021

Easter Fun at Canonteign Falls

We will be open for the Easter holidays with fun children’s Easter Trails, prizes and a fancy dress competition to keep the whole family entertained. The Snack Bar and Cafe will be open for takeaway refreshments. All indoor seating remains closed. Our toilets are open and our shop will be open for essential items only. […]

14 January 2021

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.

25 January 2021

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.

1 June 2020

Canonteign Falls on BBC 2 Monkman and Seagull’s Great Adventures

Canonteign Falls stunning Victorian fern garden is featured on BBC Two’s Monkman and Seagull’s Great Adventures on Monday 1st June at 9pm.