We are open 10 am - 4 pm today. Free Return Visit with Every Admission Ticket.

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

Accessibility & Sustainability

Canonteign Kitchen serving delicious homemade food and Barista Coffee

Adventure playgrounds, trampolines and playships

A great day out for the whole family on the edge of Dartmoor.

We are open with a FREE RETURN visit valid for 7 days with every admission booked!

Up & Coming Events

May Half Term Fun and Discovery + Free Return visit with every ticket

Alpaca Experiences May 30th

Fern Day – 9th June

Guided Walk and History Tours

Discover the history behind the highest waterfall in the South West. During our open season our guided walk will take approximately 1.5 hours and runs every Thursday and Sunday at 10.00 am £16.75 per person or include a cream tea for £23.50 per person.

Gift An Experience

For a memorable gift idea, give an experience, whether it’s a day out for the family to our beautiful estate or a cream tea for two in our lakeside kitchen. Click through to view our gift tickets. 

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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 our National Collection of Ferns in the original Victorian Fern garden.

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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, waterfalls and lakes with the whole family and refuel with a cream tea in our lakeside cafe.

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Beautiful is too small a word to describe this place.” TripAdvisor 2023

Opening Times

Monday 10 AM – 4 PM

Tuesday – 10 AM – 4 PM

Wednesday – 10 AM – 4 PM

Thursday – 10 AM – 4 PM

Friday – 10 AM – 4 PM

Saturday – 10 AM – 4 PM

Sunday – 10 AM – 4 PM

The last entry to visit the waterfalls and lakes is at 3.00 pm.

Online booking

Please book your ticket or time slot before you travel to guarantee entry for all events and during school holiday times.

Shop and Cafe are open with free entry.

Annual members are no longer required to book.

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Marvellous May Half Term – Free return visit, Alpacas, Waterfalls and Adventure

MAY HALF TERM – FREE RETURN VISIT with every ticket purchased Calling all thrill-seekers, nature lovers, and families on the hunt for excitement! Get ready for an unforgettable adventure at Canonteign Falls. With 90 acres of stunning Devonshire countryside waiting to be explored, there’s no better place to create lasting memories this May half-term.  Embark […]

May Half Term Holiday Alpaca Experiences at Canonteign Falls

Exclusive Alpaca Experience at Canonteign Falls

9th June 2024 – Plant Heritage Fern Day  – Celebrating our National Collections of Ferns. Fern and Plants Sales

On June 9th 2024 we are holding a special Plant heritage Open Day to celebrate our Ferns  and we invite visitors to view our National Collection of Hardy Ferns; Dryopteris and Polystichums.  The day will showcase our ferns at their best and ferns and plants will be on sale in our courtyard.    Normal admission […]

Dartmoor’s Highest Waterfall – Guided walk and History Tour at Canonteign Falls.

Guided Walk and History Tour