We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
We started rescuing reptiles in 2008 and thanks to some very kind people we have been able to open this centre. We want to show you how wonderful these amazing animals are by opening the doors so you can come and spend some time watching, learning...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
| Horswell Farm, Bishop's Tawton, Barnstaple EX32 0ED, England
This was our third visit and it was just as enjoyable and educational as before. My children love to handle the animals and appreciate being able to chat away and have all their questions answered. They always learn something new! I will happily visit again...More
A very good morning out with two little people, they loved meeting all the animals and loved the one to one showing of all the animals and ofcourse getting to meet them all too. Fully recommend visiting here. All the work they do is amazing...More
I accidently came across this googling animal handling in north devon, it popped up on the 1st page and I was surprised I hadn't heard of it living locally to the area!! Nice carpark area and a reasonable entrance fee (going toward cost of upkeeping...More
We had a great time at safe haven exotics. The staff were friendly and helpful. Sorry did not catch man's name but he was full of funny stories but also facts. It was lovely to see somebody so passionate about the reptiles and what he...More
A great place to interest anyone who likes reptiles. Great for a rainy day (or sunny!)
Run as a not for profit venture this place is fantastic.
Staff are always on hand to help you, explain things and even give you the opportunity to handle...More
Great place to go if you want something relaxing,fun and educational for both adults and children,children loved holding the reptiles and having a picnic there too . it's good to know the entrance money goes to a good cause as well....safe haven do a great...More
I took our grandson to the Safe Haven Exotics for the first time and fell in love with the whole ethos of the place. All the reptiles, such as large tortoises, bearded dragons and boa constrictors have a story of rescue and survival, making it...More
My son and I were made aware of Safe Haven Exotics when they recently attended South Moulton Pannier Market and we were sold by Marc's enthusiasm and knowledge of the reptiles he had on show. He let children hold corn snakes and a boa and...More
Date of experience: March 2016
1 Thank TheGeordieAngler
safehavenexotics2015, Owner at Safe Haven Exotics CIC, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2016
Thank you very much for a lovely review. I am glad you enjoyed yourselves and felt it was value for money. We look forward to seeing you again.
Visited today and a totally unexpected afternoon. The team were brilliant and the kids couldn't believe they were able to handle the snakes, bearded dragons and chameleon. Fun and learnt so much. What a brilliant family trip !!
Date of experience: January 2016
1 Thank JRoccam
safehavenexotics2015, Owner at Safe Haven Exotics CIC, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2016
Thank you for your lovely review, we are so pleased you and your family had a great time.