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Zoo Rostock

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Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Polar bear enclosure still under construction

Have many animals from big to tiny many we don’t see in Australia . From Hippo to hedgehog. Snow... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jodie D
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Perth, Australia
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THE BEST ZOO EVER!!!

Wonderful place! Everything is so beautiful. The employers are very lovely and kind and the... read more

Reviewed July 7, 2018
Deborah K
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Barnstorfer Ring 1, 18059, Rostock, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania, Germany
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have many animals from big to tiny many we don’t see in Australia . From Hippo to hedgehog. Snow leopard . Gorillas The polar bear enclosure will still under construction. Wear comfortable shoes. The Charles Darwin exhibition is a must seeMore

Thank Jodie D
Zoo R, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Zoo Rostock, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your great feedback! We apologise for the building work but it is the only possibility to make it better for our animals and visitors to create a compound that is appropriate for the species. We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful place! Everything is so beautiful. The employers are very lovely and kind and the animals have a good care. I loved the restaurants, the souvenir's store and everything!!!

Thank Deborah K
Zoo R, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Zoo Rostock, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

Thank you very much for your great feedback. We hope to see you again soon! Kind regards from Rostock Zoo

Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

This is no doubt one of the best medium size zoos in the world and probably THE best medium size zoo in Germany and rest of Europe. I very big congratulations to the entire team that manages this zoo. This is rather incredible zoo. The...More

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Zoo R, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Zoo Rostock, responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2018

Wow, we are really happy to read this. Thank you very much for the great feedback and we are glad that you had a nice and informative day at Rostock Zoo. See you next time and kind regards! :)

Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

The zoo was ok, the darwineum was the highlight for me really fantastic. I found the zoo very hard to navigate though, not really any exit signs and I wasn’t given a map. Also i didn’t see any staff walking around the enclosures to answer...More

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Zoo R, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Zoo Rostock, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2018

Thank you for your feedback to your visit. Currently, we optimize our signposting system and already have set up some signposts that navigate through the zoo and point to several stations. In addition, every visitor or visiting group gets a map of our park at...More

Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

It was a decent amount to get in and was very quiet which is good. There wasn't a lot of animals in their enclosures though, not sure where they were. No crocodile or hippos. The new enclosure for polar bears is being built but it...More

Thank Jess W
Zoo R, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Zoo Rostock, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2018

Dear Jess W, first thank you very much for your detailed feedback and critique. Some of our animal enclosures seem to be empty, but we relinquish to retire or not to our animals, and because we have very green and vegetated enclosures, our animals have...More

Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Every time we are in Rostock we visit this place. Many animals, opportunity to feed lamas and goats. Time run so fast when we are there. Such a big monkey place. We love it.

Thank podsolnuh
Zoo R, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Zoo Rostock, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2017

Thank you very much for your great feedback. We look forward to welcome back you next time! :)

Reviewed August 6, 2017

This is a beautiful zoo. We spent a total of 6 hours here, without children and without staying too long at places. There’s enough ground to cover and things to see and do for kids, to spend a full day here if you wish. As...More

Thank Patrick R
Zoo R, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Zoo Rostock, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2017

Thank you again for your detailled feedback. Like I answered you at google, we pass your critique through to the operator of our gastronomy LePomm. Kind regards from Zoo Rostock!

Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

We were on a cruise which docked in Warnemunde. We got the train to Rostock, then the tram to the zoo. The public transport system was very easy to use. We had a lovely 3 hours wandering around the zoo. It's well laid out, mostly...More

Thank Mary C
Zoo R, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Zoo Rostock, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2017

Thank you very much for your nice feedback! :)

Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

Be prepared to walk since its located in a forrest. Parking at the back enterence is possible if you are luckey. Rent a trolley (bollerwagon) if you come with small kids. There are several side-activities along the various routes that are appealing to children. The...More

Thank Daniel R
Zoo R, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Zoo Rostock, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2017

Thank you very much for your detailed and constructive feedback. We are happy that you had a good day at Zoo Rostock and we hope, you will visit us again. See you next time and kind regards, Zoo Rostock!

Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

We were there at opening hour with two kids at 3 and 4 years. We decided to walk around the whole park, and the kids walked for the first 4 hours by themselves, at 1 o'clock we rented a wagon and pulled them the rest...More

Thank Jenny M
Zoo R, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Zoo Rostock, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2017

Thank you very much for your great rating and the review of your visit. Greetings from the zoo Rostock!

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