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A Wild Beginning: A Unique Wedding in Devon at Dartmoor Zoo

Your wedding day is not just an event; it’s a celebration of your love, a manifestation of your unique journey together. Imagine exchanging vows amidst the sweeping landscapes of Dartmoor, surrounded by the majestic presence of exotic animals. At Dartmoor Zoo, we invite you to embark on a journey that promises a wild and wonderful beginning to your forever.

Unveiling the Magic of Dartmoor Zoo Weddings

A Venue Beyond Imagination

Picture this: 33 acres of breathtaking woodland and a collection of enchanting, exotic animals, all part of the landscape where your love story unfolds. Dartmoor Zoo offers a setting unlike any other, where nature’s beauty merges seamlessly with our animal residents’ captivating charm.

Discover Unique Spaces for Every Vision

No two love stories are the same, and neither are our venues. Dartmoor Zoo presents a variety of enchanting spaces to match your vision.

Goodamoor House Ceremony Room: Step into history as you say ‘I do’ in the intimate Goodamoor ceremonial room. With original wooden flooring and a welcoming fireplace, this room accommodates up to 50 seated guests. The double doors can be flung open, revealing mesmerising vistas of Dartmoor’s rolling hills and a vibrant lawn – the perfect spot for post-ceremony toasts.

Jaguar Suite: Looking for the sleek and modern option? With a blank canvas to create the exact wedding of your dreams, the newly refurbished Jaguar Suite can seat up to 80 guests and provides you with breathtaking views.

Jaguar Restaurant Reception: Immerse yourself in an atmosphere of light and spaciousness. The Jaguar Restaurant transforms into a dreamlike venue adorned with cream drapes and twinkling lights. Personalise the space with your decorations as you celebrate with up to 120 seated guests during off-peak seasons. The backdrop? Breathtaking views of Dartmoor and our African paddock.

Marquees Reception: For those drawn to the allure of summer weddings, our marquees provide an idyllic setting for up to 80 guests. Set amid lush greenery and animal enclosures, you’ll be surrounded by nature’s beauty as you dance the night away.

Crafting Unforgettable Memories with Animal Encounters

Elevate your wedding day with experiences that transcend the ordinary. Imagine capturing candid moments with our captivating exotic animals – a testimony to the wild spirit of your love. From exclusive couple experiences to group encounters for your entire wedding party, Dartmoor Zoo offers a range of opportunities to create cherished memories alongside our animal residents.

A Culinary Journey Tailored to Your Desires

Your wedding feast should be as unique as your love story. Dartmoor Zoo’s flexible catering packages cater to your desires, whether you’re drawn to elegant three-course meals, delightful buffets, or even open-air barbecues. Our culinary offerings complement the enchantment of the day, ensuring your guests savour not only the magic of your love but also the flavours that accompany it.

Real Stories of Love Amidst Nature’s Splendor

At Dartmoor Zoo, we’re not just hosts but part of your love story. Hear from couples who chose our zoo as the backdrop to their unique day. Their tales resonate with laughter, joy, and the extraordinary moments only Dartmoor Zoo can provide.

“From the moment we stepped into the Goodamoor House Ceremony Room, we knew this was where we wanted to say our vows. The intimate setting, combined with the incredible views, made our day truly magical.” – Emily and James.

“Our animal encounter was the highlight of our day. Getting up close and personal with the animals was an experience we’ll cherish forever.” – Sarah and Michael.

A Commitment to Conservation

Dartmoor Zoo’s magic extends beyond the celebration, encompassing a dedication to wildlife conservation. With every celebration held within our walls, you contribute to our efforts to protect and preserve the animal kingdom. Your love story becomes part of a bigger narrative that supports the creatures who share our world.

Crafting Your Dream Wedding: Every Detail Considered

At Dartmoor Zoo, we understand that your dream wedding is as unique as your love. Our team, devoted to creating enchanting experiences, will guide you from the first consultation to the last dance. Your wedding coordinator and our events team ensure that every detail is attended to, making your journey as joyful and seamless as possible.

Embrace the Adventure: Your Wild Beginning Awaits

Are you ready to turn your dream wedding into reality? Dartmoor Zoo offers a canvas where nature’s beauty intertwines with your unique love story. Contact us today for more information, personalised quotes, or exclusive tours of our captivating venue. Let your love story begin amidst the magic of Dartmoor Zoo, where every moment is an adventure waiting to unfold.


“A Wild Beginning: Your Dream Wedding at Dartmoor Zoo” unveils a world where love is celebrated amidst nature’s splendour and exotic animals’ allure. From enchanting venues to animal encounters, real love stories, and a commitment to conservation, every aspect of your wedding day becomes an experience like no other. Dartmoor Zoo invites you to embark on a journey that celebrates love, captures memories, and supports a bigger purpose.

Are you ready to start your adventure? Contact us for more details, personalised quotes, or an exclusive tour of our exceptional venue. Let Dartmoor Zoo be the stage for your love story, where every moment is a unique and unforgettable chapter.

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