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The Gulf Breeze ZOO

#1 of 22 things to do in Gulf Breeze Features Animals
5701 Gulf Breeze Pkwy, Gulf Breeze, FL 32563-9551
+1 850-932-2229
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Perfect for the whole family

This was our second visit to the zoo in 3 years, and we had another very positive experience. This... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2016
Cris C
Cookeville, Tennessee

Everyone goes on & on about the zoos near me in Knoxville TN. This year we have been to the... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2016
Knoxville, Tennessee
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This 50-acre wildlife sanctuary is perfect for families.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“train ride” (123 reviews)
“petting area” (16 reviews)
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5701 Gulf Breeze Pkwy, Gulf Breeze, FL 32563-9551
+1 850-932-2229
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Reviewed 5 October 2016

This was our second visit to the zoo in 3 years, and we had another very positive experience. This year, we opted to include the train ride in the price of admission. It really doesn't take you anywhere you can't go on foot, but it...More

Thank Cris C
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Everyone goes on & on about the zoos near me in Knoxville TN. This year we have been to the Nashville & Knoxville zoos & this one far & away out shine either. When we visited Navarre Beach this was never in our plans. I...More

Thank TimeOffLimited
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We were visiting my in-laws for the weekend on their annual month-long trip to Navarre. The beach was full of the ouchy sand flies so we took a morning detour to the zoo. It wasn't too far and was nice and shady. It is a...More

Thank HeatherMonique
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We got there and all of our phones were dying. Lady at the counter offered to charge them while we walked through the zoo. She want above and beyond her work duties. It was very hot, so most animals were hiding in the shade, but...More

1  Thank Debbie A
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We visited in September, when the kids were back in school and it wasn't quite so hot. We entered thru the gift shop (clever planning there!😀) and bought two cups of animal feed to bring in. At 3.50 a cup, it was money well spent....More

1  Thank Ronnieslinda
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We had a great time at the zoo. It was a last minute decision and we had fun! We rode the train and my child just loved it! He also loved being able to feed the animals. The lay out is a little confusing and...More

1  Thank Heather H
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I, took our 2 year old and 4 year old and they had a blast! Super clean and friendly! The staff is very helpful, food was delicious. The train ride was fun and interesting. Had an amazing experience, would recommend to anyone,...More

1  Thank Dave D
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We took the grand kids to the zoo for a mid-week beach break. This is a smaller zoo with much for the kids to enjoy. Ours little one's are 5 and 9. They enjoyed the active turtles, the petting zoo, giraffes, the monkeys catching apple...More

Thank Andy R
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Its best to go early morning during the summer months. But it is best in the September-May months when it's a bit cooler. My grandchildren always ask to go to the zoo when they are in Gulf Breeze for a visit even though they've been...More

Thank Linda R
Reviewed 22 August 2016

This is a great little zoo. We had a wonderful time walking all over looking and feeding the animals. It was fun for my teenage sons to feed the animals and take pictures. The zoo is clean and well maintained. And the animals are lovable!...More

Thank Penny W
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jami o
Hi, We are needing a sun free day to recover from sunburns. Is this mainly shaded or in full sun? Thanks!
27 March 2017|
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Response from westyyal | Reviewed this property |
it is mostly in the sus but i wa there in the summer and afterrnoon i was very fresh not felt the heat at all
What does parking cost?
13 March 2017|
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Response from Gene S | Reviewed this property |
Parking is free, if you park along the fence (nearest the highway) you can also score some shade!
Is this near destin?
21 July 2015|
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Response from Daniel W | Reviewed this property |
It's about 45 minutes away, we went early and stopped off at Navarre Beach on the return trip.