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South West Deer Rescue

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Great day out!!!

Arrived at the beautiful location to be greeted by a very friendly team. All showed so much passion... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
Mickleton, United Kingdom
via mobile

Amazing morning out arrived at 1030, lovely introductions, we moved onto the first field and fed... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
via mobile
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Dunsham Lane | Wayford, Crewkerne TA18 8QN, England
+44 1460 64174
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All reviewsbiscuitsdifferent typesall agesin advancemagical experiencehis teamthese beautiful creaturesno chargefew hourscouple of hoursbeautiful locationlong walkgenerous donationcan't recommend this place highly enoughguided tourthe ownersomerset countryside
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Reviewed 3 June 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

Thank seanbere
Reviewed 2 June 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 20 May 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

Thank hardtoplease007
Reviewed 4 May 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

3  Thank K L
Reviewed 26 April 2018

Read the reviews thinking it sounded like a lovely place to go, so we drove all the way there only to be told it’s appointment only, it also says they open from 10 am till 4pm which is also untrue. It shuts at 2pm. Very...More

3  Thank sarah c
Reviewed 20 April 2018

We visited this lovely place after watching it on television and what a lovely surprise! Mike and volunteer were great, and nothing can compare with being so close to such elusive animals. In past I saw deer as a glimpse between trees from distance. Mike's...More

1  Thank Agnieszka P
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

My wife and I were looking for activities to fill our holiday and came across this place. Having read such fantastic reviews we had to visit. I have to say the reviews are not exaggerated in any way. We spent a magical 2-3 hours with...More

1  Thank roycooper1
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Had a thoughly enjoyable morning walking round the sanctuary getting up close to these majestic animals. Carrots and digestive biscuits are essential for feeding the deer. Mike and his team of volunteers have to be commended for their dedication. Can recommend a visit to this...More

2  Thank DavidH572014
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Set in a beautiful location, this is a wonderful place to visit - for all ages. You get to meet lots of deer close up and learn a lot. Mike and his team are so knowledgeable and committed to the deer. Take a few packets...More

1  Thank RICHARD B
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Another fabulous visit, despite the cold and mud it was as fantastic as ever, will never tire of the 2mile walk with these magnificent creatures and their dedicated carer (Mike). Awesome thank you

1  Thank Only1angelbrighton
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12 June 2015|
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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.