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Snakes Alive Ltd

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You're never too old to handle a tarantula!

This was a great treat for my wife. As there was just the two of us we were given plenty of time to... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
_jeff_warlock
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London, United Kingdom
An unforgettable experience

I took our family here for my sons 5th birthday, all I can say is what an experience!!!!!!! There... read more

Reviewed January 20, 2018
GreggyR01
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Essex, United Kingdom
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The snakes alive Reptile house opened Easter 2015 within Barleylands Farm Park, Billericay. With over 55 enclosures purpose built to the highest standard and using top of the range equipment for heating and lighting it rates as one of the best...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Barleylands Road | Barleylands Farm, Billericay CM11 2UD, England
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+44 7527 927518
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

This was a great treat for my wife. As there was just the two of us we were given plenty of time to handle several different snakes, a tarantula a leopard gecko a Chinese water dragon. My wife even got to feed a couple of...More

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Reviewed May 21, 2018

Been a couple of times and love it! Lovely clean enclosures in a great setting. Good for all ages. Will definitely visit again.

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Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Came today for a morning visit. Small attraction inside Barleylands. Good for small children. I thought some of the tanks/enclosures were quite small

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snakesaliveuk, Manager at Snakes Alive Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded April 4, 2018

Hi, Thank you for your review, your comments have been noted. All of our animals are unwanted pets and some prefer to feel secure in smaller enclosures, they do all meet zoo guidelines Regards Dan.

Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

I took our family here for my sons 5th birthday, all I can say is what an experience!!!!!!! There were 6 of us from my youngest son 5 to my parents who are in their 60’s and each one of us had an unforgettable experience....More

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snakesaliveuk, Manager at Snakes Alive Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded April 4, 2018

Hi, Thank you for your review, glad everyone enjoyed it hope to see you again soon Dan

Reviewed January 17, 2018

My wife and I had the half day experience and it was utterly brilliant. Our guide Daniel was highly knowledgeable and his passion and love of the animals was evident. We learnt so much about the animals and were surprised how many we handled. A...More

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snakesaliveuk, Owner at Snakes Alive Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded January 20, 2018

Hi, Thank you for the great feedback, glad you both had a good time. Regards Dan

Reviewed January 17, 2018

My husband bought me the half day snakes alive experience for my Christmas present which we enjoyed together this afternoon.daniel the owner of the animals was our guide.what a genuine, knowledgeable and passionate guy.we got to hold lots of different animals and learned a lot...More

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snakesaliveuk, Owner at Snakes Alive Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded January 20, 2018

Hi, Thank you for the great feedback, glad you both had a good time. Regards Dan

Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

Had an amazing time doing a half day reptile experience with my 11 year old daughter. Got to hold lots of different snakes and reptiles and fed some snakes and Hercules the water monitor. Would definitely recommend 😀

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snakesaliveuk, Owner at Snakes Alive Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded January 20, 2018

Hi, Thank you for the great feedback, glad you all had a good time. Regards Dan

Reviewed August 25, 2017

I would recommend this to all families with young children as well as teenagers as there is something for everybody

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snakesaliveuk, Owner at Snakes Alive Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2017

Thank you for your review, glad you had a good time with us. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

Today we visited Snakes alive after I bought my husband and daughter a 1 hour experience gift voucher. With Dan as their guide they got to hold everything from a tarantula, to a scorpion, stroke a tortoise and hold snake after snake after snake! The...More

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snakesaliveuk, Owner at Snakes Alive Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2017

Hi, Thank you for your review, really pleased everyone enjoyed it. Hope to see you again soon. Regards Dan

Reviewed July 2, 2017

I was here today with my boyfriend for his birthday. It was one of the most incredible experiences of our lives, we got to touch the snakes, lizards, spiders, scorpions and also feed them. Our guide Lee was extremely professional and taught us very interesting...More

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snakesaliveuk, Owner at Snakes Alive Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2017

Hi, Thank you for you're review. We are very pleased you both enjoyed your visit to snakes alive. We pride ourselves in making our experience as informative and exciting as possible. Regards Dan

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I think I payed 60 pounds per person for a half-day experience.
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