Watermouth Castle & Theme Park

Watermouth Castle & Theme Park

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With an enchanting mix of children's attractions and nostalgic blasts from the past, Watermouth Castle is perfect for anyone aged 1-100! Welcome to one of Devon's top tourist attractions - a unique, magical and interactive experience with something to entertain everyone. With a whole host of attractions and facilities, your imagination will flourish at one of the top attractions in Devon!

There's so many things to do in Devon at Watermouth Castle and Theme Park

Rides for children of all ages:

  • Toboggan Run
  • Steam Carousel
  • Big River Ride
  • Swing Boats
  • Aviator Ride
  • Spinning Cooking Pots
  • Sea Lion Water-Go-Round
  • Tube Slide

Charming attractions for the family:

  • Hedge Maze
  • Crazy Golf
  • Gnome Village
  • Rolling Bridge
  • Vintage Arcade & Pier Machines
  • Crazy Snooker
  • Shadow Barrels
  • Panning for Gold
  • Softball Cannons

And if you're feeling brave, why not dare yourself to take a closer look at the Dungeon Labyrinths?

Breathtaking views for everyone:

  • Water Clock
  • Water Show Extravaganza
  • Mystical Water Gardens
  • Castle Treasures
  • Mechanical Robot Organ
  • Vintage Displays
  • Model Railway Room

Or bring your pooch along for a dog-friendly day in the beautiful Victorian gardens - the perfect stroll and picnic area!

Whether you want to spend your delightful day screaming and laughing with your little ones, playing and pretending with magical creatures or just strolling around the beautiful landscaped gardens, taking in the stunning views of Watermouth Cove and the North Devon coastline - Watermouth Castle & Theme Park has everything to help you make the most of your memorable day. 

Book the best price tickets for Watermouth Castle and Theme Park here, one of the best days out in Devon!

Watermouth Castle,
Illfracombe EX34 9SL
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How to find us

Address: A399, Ilfracombe EX34 9SL

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By Bus:

Filers Travel: Bus #301 from Ilfracombe or Combe Martin stops near Watermouth Castle entrance.

For timetables, telephone 0871 200 2233.

By Car:

Watermouth Castle is located on the main A399 coast road, midway between Ilfracombe and Combe Martin (Sat Nav reference: EX34 9SL). It is approximately three miles from Ilfracombe. 

From Barnstaple, take the B3230 to Ilfracombe and continue on the A399 towards Combe Martin. Watermouth Castle is on the right hand side.

There is a large car park, and all parking is free.

By Train:

The nearest railway station is Barnstaple. There is no direct bus, you will have to go via Ilfracombe and change for Combe Martin. Taxi's are also an option.


  • Free parking
  • Toilets and accessible toilets
  • Baby-changing area
  • Dog-friendly - please follow the canine code!
  • First Aid
  • Gift Shop
  • Restaurants

Pushchairs are allowed in the grounds, but not in the castle. Guests can use a pushchair valet service.

Yes! All ages are welcome at Watermouth Castle and Theme Park, and there's something for everyone! Whether you're a young adventurer or an elder explorer, you'll have a great time discovering the tea rooms, museums, captivating views and amazing attractions.

Most rides are suitable for children ages 2 to 13 and will require an adult to accompany them. Watermouth Castle requests that you supervise children using the play area as well.

Canine companions are more than welcome at Watermouth, but owners are asked to follow the Castle Canine Code:

  • Only friendly, well-behaved best friends are allowed
  • Hydrate your puppy pal with water bowls placed around the site
  • Dog waste disposal bags are also available
  • Pooches and their owners must behave responsibly and respectfully
  • No dogs listed under the Dangerous Dogs Act are permitted (Pit Bull Terrier, Dogo Argentino, Fila Brasileiro, Japanese Tosa and XL Bullies)

Dogs will not be permitted in the following areas as they are deemed unsuitable:

  • The Dungeon Labyrinth
  • Any rides or play areas
  • Food and drink areas
  • Grassed seating areas


Not all of the site is accessible due to the natural topology - some places are quite steep - but overall, yes, Watermouth Castle have designed a special route for wheelchair users. All pathways are tarmac, and a portion of the Castle and Gardens are accessible. 

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