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Newquay Zoo

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Very good zoo for young children

Very good zoo for young children. All the animals are within close distance so easy for little ones... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sab-Lilly
via mobile
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was on holiday with my nieces and unfortunately it decided to rain the day we went to the Zoo but... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
Natalie N
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Bicester, United Kingdom
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Set in lush sub-tropical gardens, Newquay Zoo is home to more than 1,000 of the world's rare and exciting creatures. Just a short walk from Newquay's town centre and world famous surfing beaches, the Zoo is both one of Cornwall's most exciting...more
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Ok so it's not the biggest of Zoos. But they have packed it with a lot of fun. We literally saw every animal that they have in the zoo. That says to me they are well cared for otherwise they would be terrified. We watched...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank marktyler
Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Good Morning Thank you so much for your amazing review. I am absolutely delighted that you had such a great day. We are extremely proud of both our staff and our animals here at Newquay Zoo and we are very lucky to be able to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good zoo for young children. All the animals are within close distance so easy for little ones to walk around and all pram friendly apart from the Tarzan trail and top of the rainforest house. Animal feeding sessions were interesting and staggered throughout the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sab-Lilly
Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good Morning Thank you for your great review and feedback. It is very much appreciated. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed with us. A lot of visitors commend us on being so family friendly and this is something that we work very hard...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We found the Zoo to be clean and well looked after, the animals looked happy and healthy, we were fascinated watching the lions being fed. The staff at the feeding presentations were very knowledgable and answered any questions you may have, being November it was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good Morning Thank you for your lovely review and feedback. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your day with us. The winter months are usually quieter than the summer, and on a sunny winters day like we have been having the zoo can...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this zoo while we were in Newquay last week. If you have never been to this Zoo. If you ever get the opportunity, do go and visit. Its fab and a lot can and will be learnt from going there. We had a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Siobhan S
Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Good morning Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your day and we look forward to welcoming you back to Newquay Zoo again in the near future. Kind Regards The NZ Team

Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

We visited Newquay zoo today and had a lovely day out. Perfect for a family day out. We got to see pretty much all of the animals of which there was a really good variety. The only thing I would say is it’s worth buying...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2018

Good Morning Thank you so much for your review and feedback it sounds as though you had a lovely day. That's great to hear. I would also point out that we do offer a free map to all visitors so my apologies if you did...More

Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

What a fab place, great for the kids, large amout of animals, well worth a visit.... I would go back again...

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ghdhhdf
Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Good Morning Thank you so much for your lovely review. It is very much appreciated and we look forward to welcoming you back to Newquay Zoo again in the near future Kind regards The NZ Team

Reviewed 6 November 2018

was on holiday with my nieces and unfortunately it decided to rain the day we went to the Zoo but that didn't put us off even thou we got very wet walking from the carpark to the zoo so walking round it didn't matter as...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Natalie N
Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Good Morning thank you for your review. The Cornish weather does sometimes let us down but it sounds as though you enjoyed your day regardless. Thank you for visiting and I hope that you will choose to visit us again in the near future Kind...More

Reviewed 6 November 2018

not the best place I`ve ever been. 1st cost of parking on a steep hill £6.00 3/4 hrs. Cost each £15.20, child £11.45. On entering could see straight away it need some tender loving care. Tortoise`s loved looking at them, next Tropical house full of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Good Morning Thank you for your feedback and review. We appreciate all feedback and do take it on board. Unfortunately the car park is not owned by the zoo it is council owned and the zoo does not have any sway over the charges imposed....More

Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Newquay Zoo is great for a family visit. If you purchase the 7 day ticket you can come and go as you want The staff are very friendly and the lady who does the animal talks is excellent Although the zoo is small they have...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Good Morning Thank you for your feedback and lovely review. It sounds as though you had a great day with us and I am delighted to hear that. I shall certainly pass your feedback about the talks to the education team they will be delighted...More

Reviewed 5 November 2018

really love to seeing wild animals that you don't et to see everyday but had to say this zoo had lots of areas the animal hid in and didn't really come out I wouldn't say that's anyones fault.More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Good Morning Thank you for your review and feedback. We appreciate and take on board all feedback that is given. When the weather is bad our animals do retreat into their inside enclosures, and we provide them with this for two reasons. One is obviously...More

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joyceanndixon
17 November 2018|
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Response from Katherine S | Property representative |
Good Afternoon. My apologies for the delay in responding. Disabled access around the zoo is very good with 90% of the zoo being accessbile There are only a couple of areas, upstairs in our tropical house and the childrens... More
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joyceanndixon
17 November 2018|
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Response from Katherine S | Property representative |
Good Afternoon and may I apologise for the delay in responding. The zoo is I would estimate 90% accessible for anyone with disabilities. There are only two areas that would not be accessible and these are the children's... More
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Disney_Collis
1 November 2018|
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Good Morning Thank you for your message. The price on the gate is exactly the same as online. There is no difference so whichever is most convenient for you. Kind Regards Newquay Zoo
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