Jamaica Zoo
Jamaica Zoo
3.5
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Sunday
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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3.5 of 5 bubbles21 reviews
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norman265
St. Ann's Bay, Jamaica15 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2018
Was scared to touch the tame ones but it was fun it was hot but refreshments available on sale. Nice adventure. Hadn't been to the zoo in a while.
Written April 29, 2018
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bumblebee344
Mandeville, Jamaica14 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2018
On Thursday April 12, 2018 I was a part of a Seniors Trip that visited the YS Falls, in St. Elizabeth , Jamaica W. I.
The attractions included: the falls...very relaxing,warm pools, the river emerges from limestone caves and springs, and flows 30 kilometres dropping through seven falls. , Tour guides are strategically placed to assist visitors, chuka canopy tours...a great landscape, meals are provided at affordable prices, menus: Jerked chicken, fish etc
persons are taken to the site by Tractor driven bus .....staff was courteous and helpful . Thumbs up!
Written April 19, 2018
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Christine J
Kingston, Jamaica10 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2016 • Friends
This place is on a plain. Wear light clothing it's hot. Animal cages are too small and they seem bored.
Written May 10, 2017
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AnnikkiP
Helsinki, Finland109 contributions
2.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2017 • Couples
I did read these reviews before visiting this place but was still sad when I saw how the animals were kept there. There are some parrots that live at the trees and one zepra in the yard but most of the animals (like the other parrots, squirrel, monkeys and lions) are kept in small gages without any stimulus or things to play with. Also, there are a small snake, lizard and crocodile and you can take a picture of yourself with them… but you really should not… animals should not be kept for that.
Written February 15, 2017
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alex t
1 contribution
1.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2022
A 'zoo' that has inadequate facilities for its lions, akin to animal abuse, that allows people to get up close and personal to taunt them to get them to roar! Lions kept in chain-link fences that are comparable to dog kennels. Should be shut down.
Written May 23, 2022
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Robin T
2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2022 • Solo
I want to visit so I can push the provocative keeper who had his finger bitten off, into the cage with the lion responsible.
It can have the rest of him.
Written May 24, 2022
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shaniecelindsay
Kingston, Jamaica21 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2018 • Friends
This zoo is very tiny and there are limited animals however it seems a family operation and the owner seems to be trying his hardest. There is a little petting show at the beginning that allows interaction with some animals
Written November 6, 2018
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EvetteAshton15061977
Luton, UK5 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2018 • Family
When I went to the zoo there was no one else there but me, my husband, niece and daughter but the staff remained professional! They booked us in and did a presentation of animals one by one where you could touch and hold the animals while they did a talk on each animal! Afterwards another guide tour staff took us around the zoo giving us information on each animal we passed! We would feed and hold the animals!

I would recommend this tourist attraction to anyone as it was so nice and lovely one to one interaction from the staff! The staff were also great with the young children!
Written January 31, 2018
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Lelia R
Magnolia, MS2 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2017 • Friends
This is a very small zoo. The owner is your entertainer, and does a good job of letting you interact with some animals.
Yes, it is not like American zoos. The owner is the sole provider. He is doing his best to improve as finanaces allow. If you have the time, please visit this place for the animals, and the personality of the owner. You will get some awesome pictures to take home, and we have an appreciation for the effort they are putting out to improve.
The ONLY con is the music is WAY TO LOUD!!!
Written May 25, 2017
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Rachel Royes
Montego Bay, Jamaica3 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2016
Could use a little TLC however the tour was great and they kept the kids (8,10,12) well entertained for a few hours! Awesome tour guides. Very good for families with small children. 1.5hr drive from MoBay. Would visit again.
Written January 1, 2017
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