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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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

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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


Please vote for us in this years Muddies!

We are so excited to have been nominated for the amazing Muddy Stilletto’s Best Family Attraction Award!  Now in its eighth year, the Muddies are the most coveted #inlovewithlocal awards for indie businesses across 25 counties and we are thrilled to be part of it. You have until 22nd June to vote for us! We […]



To celebrate 73 years of the NHS and to say a big THANK YOU to NHS workers for their immense work over the last 18 months,  we are giving all NHS staff a free hot drink on presentation of NHS Staff card on Saturday 3rd July. Please note NHS, Blue light and Armed Force workers qualify for […]


Animal Charities Abseil Event & Early Opening – July 2nd

Join us on Friday, July 2nd to watch brave individuals abseil off The South West’s highest waterfall for animal charities; Dog Trust, Cats Protection and  Moorland Mousie Trust. There will be abseilers descending all day starting at 8 am.   We will be opening the estate early so join us for breakfast and coffee on […]


Exeter Living Awards Finalists 2021!

We are thrilled to announce that we are Exeter Living Awards Finalist for 2021 in the Leisure and Tourism category! It means a huge amount to us to be shortlisted amongst so many great local businesses. Thank you Exeter Living.