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The Big Sheep.

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Abbotsham Rd, Bideford EX39 5AP, England
+44 1237 472366
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Excellent Day Out

Visited today with hubby and two teenage sons, 15 and 19. All loved it. Visited several times over... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Debs B
,
Leicester, United Kingdom
via mobile
I LOVE THE BIG SHEEP!!!

This is not the first time i have been to the big sheep, but i just cant help keep going back! It... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mailezara
,
Port Lincoln, Australia
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Looking for a guaranteed day out that’s fun for all the family – then look no further than The BIG Sheep. No matter what the weather, this award-winning family attraction is guaranteed to be the highlight of your holiday. Come rain or shine Devon’s friendliest attraction has an action-packed programme of rides, shows, animals, indoor play and events to keep everyone in the family entertained all day long. The attraction was set up to create great holiday memories and the BIG Sheep ‘flock’ look forward to giving visitors to the park a totally EWEnique day out. The BIG Sheep is home to Devon’s most popular and largest roller coaster, plus 12 hilarious, EWEnique shows, with undercover viewing area. Outdoor play includes giant jumping pillows, twister ride, splash zone and archery tag. Gentle rides for toddlers include Piggy Pull-Along, Tractor Safari, self-drive Tractor Track, Pony Rides, Vintage Carousel, Swan pedaloes. Fantastic events throughout the year - www.thebigsheep.co.uk
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“roller coaster” (286 reviews)
“tractor ride” (165 reviews)
“duck trials” (115 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Abbotsham Rd, Bideford EX39 5AP, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited today with hubby and two teenage sons, 15 and 19. All loved it. Visited several times over the years when boys were younger whilst holidaying in Devon and thought we would try it again. Little apprehensive it would be for younger kids now...how wrong,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is not the first time i have been to the big sheep, but i just cant help keep going back! It is my favorite place. I love animals and the animals here are so happy. Not only are the animals great, but with a...More

Thank Mailezara
thebigsheep, Head of Happiness at The Big Sheep., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Maile, it was a delight to be able to have an opportunity to add some magic to your birthday during your visit to the BIG Sheep. It was a real joy to witness how appreciative you were on the day off your visit and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited today with family and kids. Although quiet and not a lot of visitors the staff still had all the time for you and the shows were excellent. Special shout out to Pete the show man who was brilliant. I went on a customer service...More

Thank Jess W
thebigsheep, Head of Happiness at The Big Sheep., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jess, I have passed your lovely comments on to Pete and as always, he's chuffed to bits to get a special 'shout out'. We're delighted that we managed to create such a fun day out for you and your family. We hope you come...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited The Big Sheep today with our daughter who is just shy of 3 years old. Inconveniently for us she was 5cm taller than the 90cm height limit meaning we had to pay a full adult fee for her. The plus side of this being...More

Thank ChrisDavies1802
thebigsheep, Head of Happiness at The Big Sheep., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Chris, It's always a disappointment to get a poor review, particularly in light of all the positive reviews we receive. I'm not sure why you thought there wasn't enough staff on site to operate our rides. We were fully staffed and all rides were...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What made this place for us was the staff, wherever you work has it's good and bad days, but these guys didn't let it show. We went on a quiet day, but none the less everyone we came into contact with had a great attitude...More

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thebigsheep, Head of Happiness at The Big Sheep., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, thanks a lot for your very kind comments about our friendly flock. When we receive lovely reviews like this it really boosts our confidence and motivates us to work even harder to make sure we give our guests the best possible experience. When children...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here early October and had a lovely day. Vaughn was great, very knowledgable and brilliant at what he does. We especially loved the Sheep show. The only thing we disliked was the baby changing, it's so small and not ideal if you have...More

Thank Steph096
thebigsheep, Head of Happiness at The Big Sheep., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Steph, many thanks for your review. I've passed your lovely comments on to Vaughan and he has asked me to convey his thanks. We rely on customer feedback so that we can continually improve what we offer our customers and I am grateful for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to try this place as it was near by and it had soft play for our 1 year old when it was raining. I was really pleased and surprised they had so much there. We got to bottle feed lambs, go on tractor...More

Thank Janetwy
thebigsheep, Head of Happiness at The Big Sheep., responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Morning Janet, thanks a lot for taking the time to leave a review. Now you've enjoyed two great visits and live nearby you might like to consider signing up to our annual membership scheme. For £40 you can enjoy free access to the park for...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a fantastic time the whole team are great John with Craig and the roller coaster man can’t remember name will be going to the fireworks this year too can’t waitMore

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Thank ryan_hardman1991
thebigsheep, Head of Happiness at The Big Sheep., responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Ryan, welcome to TripAdvisor and thanks for choosing the BIG Sheep to leave your first review! Great to hear that you are going to come back for our bonfire and fire works event on 5th November. We are planning an even bigger and better...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A really interesting and fun day out! The staff were all great, without exception. Helpful with queries, friendly and really seem to care if you have s good day. We all loved it and have been 3 times in the last 2 months. Returning for...More

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Thank Becky F
thebigsheep, Head of Happiness at The Big Sheep., responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Becky, thanks for your review. I wonder if you've considered becoming a season ticket holder since you have already visited 3 times in 2 months this year. For £40 you can visit the park all year round as well as receive lots of other...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this was a good day out for all the family. roller coaster, rides,trampolines and lots of activities .More

Thank sheri m
thebigsheep, Head of Happiness at The Big Sheep., responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Sheri, thanks a lot for your short but very sweet five star review. It was kind of you to take the time to let us know that you and your family enjoyed a lovely day out at The BIG Sheep. We are now in...More

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Revitt
2 October 2017|
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Yes we are and we would love to welcome you both 🐏🐏
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Caroline S
3 September 2017|
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Yes, it is indeed
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