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Corfu Donkey Rescue

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Great place

This is a place for all family to visit especially if you love donkeys ...they are well taken cared... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Western Ireland, Ireland
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Dream time grooming Donkeys

We only had 10 days in Corfu and the Donkey sanctuary was on my to do list but we ended up going... read more

Reviewed December 9, 2018
Susan C
Ewell, United Kingdom
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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
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a place for all family to visit especially if you love donkeys ...they are well taken cared of and loved .

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Maddieirishlass
Reviewed December 9, 2018

We only had 10 days in Corfu and the Donkey sanctuary was on my to do list but we ended up going twice! The sanctuary was well organised and we were greeted at the gate for a tour and some safety advice. All the animals...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Susan C
Reviewed November 30, 2018 via mobile

Well worth visiting/finding and a worthy cause. Lots of donkeys being helped and also when we visited puppies and cats too. Although we were there to see the donkeys I also was so happy to see that other animals were being looked after too.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Jean20188
Reviewed November 28, 2018

This is not a tourist attraction or zoo. It is a sanctuary for rescued (mostly donkeys) animals. There are some cats and dogs too. They do not breed in the sanctuary. We were very lucky to see a baby donkey because his mum, who was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Belgo96
Reviewed November 27, 2018

We had a lovely time at the Donkey rescue. It is rustic, but the staff are helpful and the donkeys are friendly and good-natured. As are the cats and dogs! I recommend you take a couple of bags of carrots for the donkeys and some...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Barbara b
Reviewed October 30, 2018

We visited here with friends its aclively place and the donkeys arecwell looked after and loved manyvof them have had bad lives but thankgod forcthis place

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Daydream47990334848
Reviewed October 21, 2018 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

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Corey190891
Reviewed October 19, 2018 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.

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Tominko1
Reviewed October 18, 2018

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

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank angelama4ma
Reviewed October 18, 2018 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

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank sarah j
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March 11, 2019|
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Response from Kizzysmum | Reviewed this property |
Yes the more the better. No you don't need to book. Enjoy.
August 28, 2018|
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Response from kaz1174 | 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.
June 9, 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