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Welsh Mountain Zoo

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Colwyn Bay LL28 5UY, Wales
+44 1492 532938
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Not the best zoo

Looks like a very tired zoo that does need refurbishing. In fairness they are trying to get this... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Northfleet, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great little zoo

Small but beautiful! We watched a couple of shows, very impressed with the young keepers - very... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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This conservation zoo has a wide range of rare and endangered animals from around the world.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Colwyn Bay LL28 5UY, Wales
+44 1492 532938
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Looks like a very tired zoo that does need refurbishing. In fairness they are trying to get this done. A lot of the animals looked depressed or just not interested in anything. Some of the enclosures are just to small for the animals in them....More

Thank stuatjg
Reviewed 4 days ago

Small but beautiful! We watched a couple of shows, very impressed with the young keepers - very enthusiastic. Easily walked around, animals seem well looked after.

Thank amberliny
Reviewed 4 days ago

had a great day out, lots of different animals/ enjoyed the shows and liked how it was up to the animals if wanted to perform. we had a chat with a keeper as had sponsored an agouti. He was very friendly, gave an interesting talk...More

Thank Heidi C
Reviewed 5 days ago

Although a wet morning we had a lovely visit to this mountain side Welsh zoo. Keepers were friendly and did well with the shows they put on. Lots of great animals and good value for money.

Thank Gillian H
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We recently paid a visit to this zoo and had a lovely afternoon. We received a warm welcome and found plenty of paved parking available. The facility's around the zoo was well maintained clean and the staff quite friendly. We certainly enjoyed our time at...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent an afternoon here recently and really enjoyed aspects of the zoo. Areas of the zoo are looking good such as the lemur, red panda, otter, tiger, margay, sea lion, penguin, bear and chimpanzee enclosures. They stand up to many more heavily funded zoos....More

Thank Duey1977
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently paid our first visit to this zoo and had a fun and interesting time exploring the site which, as the name suggests, is spread around a hilly (in some places very steep), wooded area, which helps to give the zoo and its outlook...More

Thank ZakZapper
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a lovely place. A zoo at its best. Lovely family day out to celebrate daughters birthday she really enjoyed it. The weather was lovely.. Bonus!lovely small shop for gift. Ice cream and drinks etc. Cafes ideal for families. If you haven't been. Please go.....More

Thank Byrti
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were staying 5 minutes away from here so decided to visit and see if it's somewhere we would bring my 7 year old on a later holiday in Wales but at nearly £30 for the two of us we were maybe expecting a little...More

Thank claire16986
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely zoo, in a wonderful setting with views of the mountains and the sea, my 5 yr old grandson loved everything especially the "dolphins"( sessions) very friendly and helpful staff who answered a little boys ,sometimes bizarre questions with patience at all times.

Thank caroleliverpool
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Questions & Answers
9 August 2017|
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Response from JasonJ88 | Reviewed this property |
Urmmm yes and no really. There are quite some hilly bits amd there is also some areas which are covered with gravel.
George J
10 April 2017|
Response from Syd G | Reviewed this property |
I don't, no.
6 July 2016|
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Response from MikeT23 | Reviewed this property |
This is a question for the Zoo not visitors.