• Dartmoor Zoo

    You’re bound to find some of your favourite animals from tigers to tarantulas

Dartmoor Zoo

Dartmoor Zoological Park | Plymouth Zoo | Devon Zoo


Dartmoor Zoo Plymouth

Dartmoor Zoo has the largest collection of big cats, including African Lions, Amur Tigers, Jaguar and Cheetah. Visitors will also find Iberian Wolves, European Brown Bears, South American Tapir, Ostrich, Meerkats, Otters, Monkeys and much more. You’re bound to find some of your favourites from tigers to tarantulas.

Follow the daily timetable of events with public talks at feeding times and animal encounters. There are also falconry displays and children's activities during the holidays, such as quiz trails and face painting. 

Dartmoor Zoo History

In 2006 Mee family purchased the struggling Dartmoor Wildlife Park. Zoo Director, Benjamin Mee recorded the story in a book, "We Bought a Zoo", which was also made into a film starring Matt Damon and Scarlett Johansson. 

Dartmoor Zoo Opening Times

Monday – Sunday, 10am – 4pm. The last entry is at 2.30pm. 

Dartmoor Zoo Prices

Dartmoor Zoo tickets are £17.30 for adults, £12.65 for children aged 3-15, under 3s are free. Family tickets and concessions are also available. 

Dartmoor Zoo Discount

20% discount to NHS workers, Blue Light Card holders and Military using code ‘FRNTLN20’ when booking online. You'll just need to show the relevant ID when you arrive.

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Stay at Future Inn Plymouth

Future Inns has 143 rooms with everything you would expect and more for a night away. The hotel offers free parking and free WiFi to all guests. All bedrooms sleep up to four guests, so they are family-friendly and ideal for groups. Plus, under 12s stay for free, and kids eat free. Just under 4 miles north of Plymouth city centre, you are close to all of the attractions, including Plymouth Hoe, Royal William Yard and the National Marine Aquarium.

Dartmoor National Park is a 19-minute drive from Future Inn Plymouth. Alternatively, it would take around 52-minutes on public transport, with regular buses going from outside the hotel. Or 54-minutes by bike. Did you know we're a cycle-friendly hotel


Bedrooms at Future Inn Plymouth

Make a Reservation

Book direct for the best rates guaranteed, with rooms from £67 per room per night.

Book your stay online, where we guarantee the best rate, or with our Reservations Team on 01752 701000 or email reservations.plymouth@futureinns.co.uk.

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We know flexibility is necessary now more than ever, so we've changed our rates to give our guests more choice. We've got you covered with super flexible hotel rates offering free cancellation and semi-flexible rates offering great value stays with plenty of options.

Future Inn Rewards

For additional benefits, you can join the Future Inns hotel loyalty program. For every £1 you spend on accommodation, you earn 1 reward point. Plus, get double points when you dine in the restaurant. Points can then be used to upgrade your bedroom to a suite or a free night's stay. You also get a complimentary drink voucher to redeem when you dine in the restaurant (you'll also get double points, too!) and a member's discount rate. It's also completely free to join!

Dishes on the menu in Fishbone Restaurant

Plymouth Restaurant

Fishbone Restaurant is ideal to fuel up before or after the event. The team serves breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, evening a-la-carte or traditional roasts on Sunday. An early-bird dining menu starts at 4pm and you can indulge on 3 courses for £25

A large selection of drinks is also available, including popular local brands. Our Devon and Cornwall drink selection includes Atlantic IPA, Offshore, Tarquins Gin and Plymouth Gin. An extensive gin and mixer menu and 2 for £15 cocktails.

Bookings can be made on 01752 701000 or fishbone@futureinns.co.uk. Alternatively, you can book online:


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