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Newquay Zoo

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Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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Good small zoo

Probably only spent 2 hours here it’s compact but a lot of effort gone into the rooms and... read more

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Poor exit

We had a wonderful time at the zoo easy to get around for my elderly mother and the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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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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Trenance Park, Newquay TR7 2LZ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Probably only spent 2 hours here it’s compact but a lot of effort gone into the rooms and enclosures. Please note pay and display car park but worth going to the park next door which has a cafe and train and crazy gold so plenty...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a wonderful time at the zoo easy to get around for my elderly mother and the grandchildren.Only thing having the exit through the gift shop caused a problem with all the toys at eye level and the children wanting the things all around...More

Thank Janet M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I love animals, and jump at the chance to pet or feed them. Upon searching this zoo seemed like the best place to go (as well as the nearby aquarium). The entry was quite expensive for what it was, but you do get an option...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The animals are so chatty ! especially the penguins nice little cafe and seating area - beware of the seagullsMore

Thank nicklauria
Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Good Afternoon Thank you for your review and feedback. Its great to get positive feedback so thank you for taking the time to leave that. Being situated in a coastal town unfortunately the seagulls are around, but we do ensure that there is no rubbish...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Definitely worth a day (maybe half a day) out especially if the weather is a tad too cold for the beach. Just outside the town centre but probably a long walk so bus or car advised...plenty of parking nearby. Small park next door too if...More

Thank AndySING73
Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Good Morning Thankyou so much for your lovely review and feedback. Its great to hear that yourself and your family enjoyed your day with us and thank you for providing other visitors with comprehensive and useful feedback. We look forward to welcoming you back to...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Not the biggest zoo or the widest selection of animals. It was still an enjoyable day out with easy access to all areas and the plenty of things to keep our group of teenagers entertained. Favourites were the meerkats and monkeys. Goats were petted and...More

Thank LordNoshbat
Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Good Morning Thank you so much for your lovely review and feedback. I am delighted that you enjoyed your day with us and we look forward to welcoming you back to Newquay Zoo in the future The NZ Team

Reviewed 5 days ago

Great zoo, staff interact with animals and visitors with humour and facts. Booked Granddaughter on the keeper experience and she had a great time feeding and handling animals. She was accompanied and well supervised by Jess who had a fantastic knowledge of all the zoo...More

Thank WRM182
Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Good Afternoon Thank you for leaving such a lovely review especially for Jess. Our Junior Keeper Experiences are immensely popular and our Education Team make this experience so exciting for our Junior Keepers. I have passed your comments to the education team and also to...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Loads of animals, the perfect size for a young family. Thoroughly enjoyed our day. Only downside... the food was pretty awful and all the cold drinks ran out at the main cafe - so pack a picnic!More

Thank TeddingtonBlack
Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Good Morning Thank you so much for leaving a review and giving us some feedback. I am delighted that you enjoyed your day with us and I apologise for the lack of cold drinks in the café, and that you did not enjoy your meal....More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Didn't know what to expect when we came to the zoo, having heard nothing about it beforehand. I actually think the admission price was good, £15.25 for an adult which includes a donation toward conservation work, or £13.85 if you decide to opt out of...More

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Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Good Afternoon Thank you for your lovely review. The weather is very hit and miss at the moment with some very heavy showers. I am glad that this did not ruin your day for you. As you rightly say sometimes our animals will take cover...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a bit sceptical when we visited, due to reading some bad reviews on here.... We were pleasantly surprised!! Great day out, smaller zoo, but well worth the visit. We took our time and listened to all the keeper talks (which were really informative...More

1  Thank Hetybelle
Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Good Afternoon Thank you for leaving such a lovely review. Its great to hear that you enjoyed your day with us and also listened to some of the talks that we conduct. Our staff are very approachable and helpful and are happy to answer any...More

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Bhaveena
February 12, 2018|
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It's the same price online as it is at the entrance
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Bhaveena
February 12, 2018|
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Response from Vicky T | Reviewed this property |
I think it’s cheaper online but you don’t have to book a specific day which is handy!
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TommyGLT
December 11, 2017|
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Response from Lin K | Reviewed this property |
Yes I found we saw more animals in Dec than we did in the summer .there was less foliage ( and visitors) so the animals could be seen better.
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