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Rather underwhelming

This unusual glasshouse on Parc Tawe looks impressive enough but, despite the efforts of whoever... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael O
scruffy

bit boring plants looked scruffy, maybe the wrong time of year (sept) few animals of interest... read more

Reviewed September 20, 2018
ColinL1413
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“tropical plants”(13 reviews)
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Oasis Park The Piazza Parc Tawe, Swansea SA1 2AL, Wales
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed September 20, 2014 via mobile

I know there are some negative reviews of this but I really feel it's unfair. I love Plantasia - there are plenty of smaller reptiles, butterflies, birds and a huge range of trees. My children loved the Rainforest hut and the carnivorous plants. As an...More

5  Thank Osprey2012
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Reviewed May 9, 2015

Alot of the plants are dying or dead, the animals are in a depressing state. Theres a newt without a tail, a bearded dragon missing part of his, turtles with an inadequate lamp in a tank that is way too small, dirty fish tanks (with...More

7  Thank emgear
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This unusual glasshouse on Parc Tawe looks impressive enough but, despite the efforts of whoever manages it, it somehow seems a bit tired and dreary. The scruffy-looking macaws said it all. Our grandchildren never really got excited about many of the rather tired and dusty-looking...More

Thank Michael O
Reviewed September 20, 2018

bit boring plants looked scruffy, maybe the wrong time of year (sept) few animals of interest, cheap enough entry, no café for tea and cake for the grand children.

1  Thank ColinL1413
Reviewed September 18, 2018

We went to see Plantasia many years ago, and returning to the area with an additional family member (our little lad) we decided to visit again. Entry was cheap and staff helpful, but the place is a lot smaller and, frankly, less interesting that it...More

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Reviewed September 11, 2018

Visited here yesterday and it was lovely! The meerkats were very entertaining to watch. Very cheap to visit and a great place to go when the weather not great. They have other animals besides the meerkats including parrots, lizards, parrots and turtles. Very easy to...More

1  Thank Kimmi1987
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Torrential rain all day forced us to find indoor activities. We went to Plantasia. It's a nice little place but it doesn't keep you busy for that long. We had a good look at everything and did some stuff in the craft area and we...More

1  Thank FredFII
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

This place is great! £4 and you get to see lots of tropical plants, have very pretty walk all around. AND! There are animals too! Meerkats and tortoises in the entrance, koi and terrapin in the main pond, a few well stocked fishtanks, chipmunks, tarantulas,...More

1  Thank Georgia V
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

We arrived and found the small venue and the entrance price was reasonable. Lady on desk was polite and talked to me as I’m blind. The guy on the desk explained a quiz to our son and we went exploring. Great tropical forest with ample...More

3  Thank 707stephenl
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Had a fun afternoon with my daughter and grandson looking at loads of different plants and small animals. Completition to do, colouring and rubbings as activities

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Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

It's not very big and doesn't take a lot of time to explore. Nevertheless there is interesting flora and fauna collection. Good for rainy days

Thank Archana S
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

Visited here with a friend & 4 children between us (2x5 year olds+ 2x2 year olds) we bought a family ticket for £13 odd and went straight in. However, after no more than 20 minutes, we had seen every plant/flower/fish & bird there was to...More

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