The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary, Ventnor

4.7
The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary shelters and cares for over 200 abandoned or neglected donkeys. Bring the whole family, pet the donkeys, and scratch their ears. The charity is completely supported by public donations, and you can help them by joining their Adopt a Donkey project. Choose the donkey that you want to help and you will receive colorful photos of your new friend and the charity’s newsletter twice a year. The site is pet-friendly, so if your dog is comfortable around donkeys, bring him too. Use our Ventnor trip planning tool to visit The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary on your trip to Ventnor, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
Create an itinerary including The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary
map
The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
1,210 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • I would highly recommend visiting here. It is free admission, plenty of free parking. Great cafe. Lots of very cute donkeys to see. Please remember to donate  more »
  • As usual a very nice cup of tea stop with loos. Added bonus I'd being able to stroke a few donkeys. A very good free drop in place to kill an hour without the need for expensive entrance fees!  more »
  • It was a nice surprise when we were talking to the car park attendant Derek Needham & found out that he came from my hometown of Bradford & was a friend of a friend! We enjoyed looking at the donkeys ...  more »

Plan your trip to Ventnor

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Ventnor

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in Ventnor by other users

8 days in Southern England BY A USER FROM CANADA September, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Southern England BY A USER FROM CANADA September, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Isle of Wight BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in England BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in England BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Southern England BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 31 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM CANADA July, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 28 days in England BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM February, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Isle of Wight BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Southern England BY A USER FROM CANADA April, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, kids, culture, historic sites, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, kids, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 6 days in Southern England BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans