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Watermouth Family Theme Park & Castle

Berrynarbor, Ilfracombe EX34 9SL, England
+44 1271 863879
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Completely bonkers!

Day trip during our holiday in Devon. A really impressive location, and stunningly impressive... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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Entertaining and well kept attraction. Suitable for young children

This was a delightful place. The castle is full of old memorabilia such as gadgets and slots from... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Phil B
Swindon, United Kingdom
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With an enchanting mix of children's activities and nostalgic blasts from the past, Watermouth Castle appeals to kids from 1 to 100 years of age! Welcome to one of Devon's premier tourist attractions.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“slot machines” (78 reviews)
“gnome land” (119 reviews)
“water show” (73 reviews)
Berrynarbor, Ilfracombe EX34 9SL, England
+44 1271 863879
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Day trip during our holiday in Devon. A really impressive location, and stunningly impressive building. We really didn't know what to expect, and I can only say that we were stunned by the unusualness of this attraction! After paying a lady in a barrel we...More

Thank IpswichJamie
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a delightful place. The castle is full of old memorabilia such as gadgets and slots from yesteryear, all of which remain as engaging now as they did then. My children loved them. The grounds are on a serious hill though so that needs...More

Thank Phil B
Reviewed 2 days ago

We loved this place, we were unsure what to expect at first, but my five year old and the both of us had a wonderful day out, despite the rainy day. So much to see and do, the old fashioned slot machines were fun and...More

Thank BonnieKAN24
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our family of 7 visited here last week and had a fantastic time. There is something for all the family of any age. Only downside is the attractions have some steep paths to navigate which can be awkward for older disabled people. The price for...More

Thank Alan W
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stayed for a week in early July. The Castle made an excellent base to stay and visit the local beaches and villages. With the theme park on the door step with passes included and the indoor pool there was something everyone no matter what...More

Thank Bomour
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely day out for all ages and perfect for families with young children to have picnics. The gardens were lovely.

Thank Linda P
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Def worth a visit if you have young kids. Lovely grounds, some pleasant rides for young kids, game machines cheap, and the memorabilia is good fun

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Absolutely enjoyed every minute of my day here and so did my children, there is so much to see and do the kids were not bored once! The views from the castle are breath taking and also the beautiful gardens. I also enjoyed my afternoon...More

Thank Maria B
Reviewed 6 days ago

We wasn't sure what to expect, most the other places we visited, Milky Way, The Big Sheep, were both disappointing. With there being not much to do in north Devon we expected Watermouth castle to be the same. How wrong we were. It was fantastic,...More

Thank Oi_Caroline
Reviewed 6 days ago

An interesting place, with an exciting museum, wonderful adventures for children throughout the park which is on different levels. My grandchildren loved every minute of it. the restaurants are nice too with lots of variety.

Thank Mary F
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Helen J
7 July 2017|
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Response from Watermouth_Castle | Property representative |
You will be able to take him on some of the gentle rides, plus there is Gnomeland, various animated displays, a water show, singing dog band and lots of buttons to press. Hopefully you will all have a great day.
29 May 2017|
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Response from Watermouth_Castle | Property representative |
Hi, we are open, and the phone number is correct on the website I've just doubled checked it.
11 April 2017|
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Response from John H | Reviewed this property |
Better off to eat in Ilfracombe 2 or 3 miles away.