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South West Deer Rescue

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Just fabulous!

After seeing this on countryfile and looking on trip advisor as we are down here it would be... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Elaine P
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Ipswich, England, United Kingdom
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Real hands on experience, such good fun

We absolutely loved our morning with the deer and were amazed at how knowledgeable the tour guides... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mkilbey
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Dunsham Lane | Wayford, Crewkerne TA18 8QN, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After seeing this on countryfile and looking on trip advisor as we are down here it would be impossible not to ring them and book ourselves in for a visit. A little off the beaten track and not fantastically sign posted stick with it as...More

Thank Elaine P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We absolutely loved our morning with the deer and were amazed at how knowledgeable the tour guides are. Lovely to hear that they’ve hand reared a lot of the deer from birth and you can really see the love they have for each other. The...More

Thank Mkilbey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Brilliant 2 hour walk feeding deer carrots and digestive biscuits (take your own, lots you'll need them, Apples are OK too) saw over 150 deer of various breeds. The Stags are impressive, as we're the volunteers that took us round. Great day out but you...More

1  Thank Chris_LT3916MP
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Can't recommend this place enough. We spent a very enjoyable few hours here this morning. Booking in advance is required so ring up and give them as much notice as possible. At least 24 hours but more if possible. Take carrots, apples and digestive biscuits...More

Thank ELR_11
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

A fab morning out meeting all the different species of deer and such majestic stags. A real treat for all ages . Mike & Ken clearly love these animals and love sharing stories on how these rescued animals came to be at Crewkerne. This centre...More

1  Thank 477debbie
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

A lovely place a few miles outside Crewkerne, well worth a visit. Mike (& Ken) were very knowledgeable & enthusiastic, and had many stories to tell. A real close up experience, not to be missed - the tour takes approx 2-3 hours. Note, you must...More

Thank suetk
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

Arrived at the beautiful location to be greeted by a very friendly team. All showed so much passion and love for what they are doing which made the experience all that much better. So welcoming and informative. Really made our day out. Would highly recommend...More

1  Thank seanbere
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Amazing morning out arrived at 1030, lovely introductions, we moved onto the first field and fed the deer our biscuits. Moved from field to field seeing and hearing about the different types of deer and their needs etc. Met the stage, a very relaxed morning...More

Thank Luke070879
Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had a magical, memorable morning here. Our friendly knowledgable hosts were Mike and Kenny. We had such a great time with them. They answered all our questions and told us many funny and some sad stories of their time with these...More

2  Thank hardtoplease007
Reviewed May 4, 2018

Mike Gage is an amazing guy, with a truly wonderful ethic. The Deer are beautiful, and looked after so well in a gorgeous environment. Been there 3 times now, but it's not a 'turn up' entertainment venue. You must book, as this is more of...More

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CarrieS62
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Response from Lewbat | Property representative |
The levels of donation vary, depends on how many are in party and whether children are included. Best to phone Mike on 01460 64174 and ask when you book in. The tour can take two hours if that is any help.
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