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Corfu Donkey Rescue

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Open Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Absolutely loved this place, Nothing like in the UK with gift shops or what you see on the TV in... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Leicester, United Kingdom
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great place!

great place and great people, that spend their life on rescuing this amazing animals. thank you for... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Vienna, Austria
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Hope was our first rescue in January 2004, Dusty the second. Since then over 450 donkeys have been taken into our refuge here in Corfu. As a refuge we aim to give: the old a safe and happy retirement; the sick a chance of cure; the injured the...more
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Epar.Od. Doukades-Skriperou | Doukades, Paleokastritsa 490 83, Greece
+30 694 737 5992
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All reviews animal lovers cats and dogs love animals donation box please leave a donation dedicated volunteers hard life lovely donkeys humbling experience their lives dirt track entrance exit these beautiful creatures bit off the beaten track week old baby ginger cat quick tour
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Absolutely loved this place, Nothing like in the UK with gift shops or what you see on the TV in the UK that are using charity for profit. Here you can tell here that the individuals are working hard to look after the mistreated animals...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

great place and great people, that spend their life on rescuing this amazing animals. thank you for that! There are not so many people like them nowadays.

Thank Tominko1
Reviewed 5 days ago

Lovely visit and we all enjoyed our visit. Highly recommended to visit as family and the sanctuary tour was very interesting.

Thank angelama4ma
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We just loved this visit A very friendly lady showed us around and then we were able to brush the donkeys & stay as long as we wanted.Thetes no admission fee,just a contribution box but no pressure to donate anything.The people here are doing a...More

Thank sarah j
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The donkey rescue in Corfu is such a great place. The volunteers are doing all in their power to ensure the donkeys have a good life, some having been abused or necklected and those in need of medical care are being treated. They also house...More

Thank Laura G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed this experience so much. Most of these donkeys are retired, as they are not used for transport anymore. A few are blind and one even arrived pregnant so their is a foal. Most of them you can pet and my husband almost adopted...More

Thank HelenHS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When we arrived at Corfu donkey rescue we were greeted at the gate by a very friendly lady, who gave us a very good tour of the sanctuary. She explained to us which animals we could and couldn't pet and told us the reasons why....More

Thank theleavers2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This rescue centre does some amazing work, it's free to enter but they do take donations of which all of the money goes to the care of the donkeys and other animals that they are looking after. When you arrive one of the staff will...More

Thank AMurrayyy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worth a visit and I love how the donkeys get to roam about and can be stroked and cuddled. Maybe possibility of some drinks and sealed snacks....Just thinking of what money could be made from these to help the sanctuary out. I am aware that...More

Thank Julie F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

These are not zoo animals, they're animals that have been rescued and as such they have lots of different needs. The volunteers are absolutely fab and ensure that people interact with the animals in the right way and respect their needs e.g ensure the ones...More

Thank Liz C
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28 August 2018|
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Response from Karen H | Reviewed this property |
Hi, it’s not far from sidari and you can take a taxi up to it....we took car most of the way and walked for 5mins but you can get cars right up to gate.
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9 June 2018|
Response from norart | Reviewed this property |
Hi, We used the phone's GPS and we easily found the Donkey Rescue.The road leads you to a narrow one through olive-woods,don't think it's a wrong one despite the remote area you'll get there.You can find a small but nice... More
15 March 2018|
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Response from northants90 | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry I am not sure about that one. We used a local tour operator on our visit to Corfu and it didn’t come up on their list of trips out. We had a hire car and it is a little “off the beaten track” but if you get the... More