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Welsh Mountain Zoo

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Colwyn Bay LL28 5UY, Wales
+44 1492 532938
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Hypocritical zoo

If you are aware of the Palm Oil plantations destroying habitats within Borneo Indonesia you will... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Poppyazel
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It was good

I took my mother to the zoo, last week, and she did enjoy herself, although it was tough, as she... read more

Reviewed yesterday
SaleDamc
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This conservation zoo has a wide range of rare and endangered animals from around the world.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“sea lions” (117 reviews)
“penguin parade” (89 reviews)
“bird show” (62 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Colwyn Bay LL28 5UY, Wales
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+44 1492 532938
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you are aware of the Palm Oil plantations destroying habitats within Borneo Indonesia you will know that to buy palm oil free products is helping to protect the wildlife there and it is one of the info plaques at the chimpanzee house at the...More

Thank Poppyazel
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Reviewed yesterday

I took my mother to the zoo, last week, and she did enjoy herself, although it was tough, as she was in a wheelchair, and it is not easy to get around. Even some of the paths that were deemed suitable for wheelchairs, were difficult...More

Thank SaleDamc
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We last visited in 2014....not a great deal has changed. The flamingos have an upgraded enclosure but otherwise it was mush the same as before. The snow leopard enclosure is due for an upgrade and it does cost a lost to make these improvements. For...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

I wasn't to sure how the welsh mountain zoo was going to be but I have to say I was really disappointed in it! It's pretty expensive for how much there is at the zoo we managed to get round the zoo in about 2...More

Thank Graeme S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent day overall. It began chopping food for the birds, then entering the aviary to feed them. Followed by feeding different monkeys with bananas in sticks. Off to the sea lions to throw fish at them for performing simple tricks. A bird show and then...More

Thank jillianwright1
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This really is a very good zoo. Like all such places there is little enough money to do all of the things that they want. In this case what is being achieved is exceptional and worthy of all our support. As it's name implies it...More

Thank shaun t
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to the welsh mountain zoo yesterday and it was a total let down, We paid £26 for two adults and for this we expected to see some decent animals, Not only was it difficult to walk around and find the animals but there...More

Thank samd12018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worst zoo ever been today how on earth are people supposed to get about with double pushchairs? Waste of money

Thank Mck2015r
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely place. Not commercialised which is so refreshing. Its a very natural place with lovely walks and plants. Great animals and a treat to see the snow leopard. Fab play area and great paths and walkways. The views to the sea are amazing....More

Thank TravellerEdinburgh
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely zoo with lots of interesting things to see and do. Very intimate and interactive zoo. Lovely staff, special animal shows with informative commentary. Great fun for all ages. Two cafes and one restaurant but lots of places around the zoo to picnic. Can't comment...More

Thank Andrew G
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Zahida P
April 4, 2018|
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Response from Matthew R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for a late as hell reply but yea and yea.
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JanApril2017
October 26, 2017|
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Response from W M Z | Property representative |
We do not allow pet dogs in the Zoo as this may endanger the welfare of the animals, but fully trained assistance dogs are permitted. If you have a guide or assistance dog please let the Zoo office know in advance of your... More
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samplater
August 8, 2017|
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Response from JasonJ88 | Reviewed this property |
Urmmm yes and no really. There are quite some hilly bits amd there is also some areas which are covered with gravel.
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