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Newquay Zoo

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Lovely little zoo

As most people are saying, this isn’t a wildlife park with thousands of acres, however it makes for... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Stephen M
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Lovely little zoo for a nice afternoon out.

Newquay isn't going to wow you with elephants and giraffes - it hasn't the space. It does however... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
rotherbird1
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Set in lush sub-tropical gardens, Newquay Zoo is home to more than 1,000 of the world's rare and exciting creatures. Just a short walk from Newquay's town centre and world famous surfing beaches, the Zoo is both one of Cornwall's most exciting...more
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Trenance Park, Newquay TR7 2LZ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As most people are saying, this isn’t a wildlife park with thousands of acres, however it makes for a nice few hours with children. We caught a couple of feeding times, however most of the animals were alert and active when this wasn’t the case....More

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Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded today

Good Afternoon Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review and some feedback. All feedback is taken on board and will be passed to the relevant department. Thanks very much The NZ Team

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Always call here while holidaying in newquay and never leave disapointed. The guides are very knowledgable and theres many talks on different animals throughout the day too

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Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Good Morning Thank you for your lovely review and feedback. its great to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. we look forward to welcoming you back to Newquay Zoo again in the future Many thanks The NZ Team

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great little zoo with plenty to see. The young lady who gave the talks at feeding time was very knowledgeable about the different animals and kept everyone interested "Nice touch" Nice way to spend a couple of hours and a good price too.More

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Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Good Morning I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your day with us here at Newquay Zoo. Our education team work very hard to give interesting and informative talks throughout the day so I am glad that you heard these. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Newquay isn't going to wow you with elephants and giraffes - it hasn't the space. It does however have African rather than Asian lions, which is rare and there are the usual penguins, meerkat, small primates and a lovely open tropical house. Unlike a lot...More

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Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for leaving such a lovely detailed review. All feedback is greatly appreciated so thank you for taking the time to do this. I am delighted that you enjoyed your time here at the zoo and we look forward to welcoming you to Newquay...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Quite disappointed with the variety of animals. The only BIG animals were 3 lions, 3 zebras and wildebeest. No elephants, giraffes, hippos, rhinos, tigers, leopards, crocodiles, alligators, flamingos, hyenas, gorillas, chimpanzees etc. Also, a lot of the enclosures are so overgrown you could not see...More

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Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Good Morning Thank you for your feedback and review. I am sorry that you were disappointed with the variety of animals that we have here at Newquay Zoo. We do have over 130 species of animals and all of these are clearly listed on our...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This will is looking like our last visit here. I’ve been a NT member for quite some time now. This is a firm favourite of ours. Such fun! Many thanks Carrie & family

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Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Good Morning Thank you for your review. I am delighted to hear that we are a favourite visitor attraction for you and your family. We look forward to welcoming you back to Newquay Zoo in the future The NZ team

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a fab day out at the zoo with our 3 year old. Lots to do & see. Would highly recommend for families with small children, school groups too

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Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Good Morning Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a lovely 5 star review. We look forward to welcoming you back to Newquay Zoo again in the future The NZ Team

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Incredibly toddler friendly. Food, toilet facilities and location all great. As with other travellers I feel the animals didn’t have as much space as they may have needed.More

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Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Good Morning Thank you for your review and feedback. Its great to hear that you considered our food and toilet facilities were good and that your toddlers found the zoo easy to navigate. With regard to our enclosure spaces may I assure you that our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

What a lovely little zoo. Animals appear well cared for and the staff are very friendly and informative. Facilities are plentiful and site is well signposted. Plenty for the young ones to do and experience. What surprised us was that the ticket is valid for...More

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Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good Morning Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review!. Our 7 day return has proved to be very popular with all visitors so I delighted that you are going to take advantage of that. We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there on our last day in Newquay . It's was worth going to see this beautiful zoo. Special thing about the zoo is ANIMAL Feeding,plz dnt miss it SPECIALLY the Lions FEEDING its awesome.More

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Katherine S, Manager at Newquay Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good Afternoon I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit and that you managed to listen to some of our talks. Our education team do try and provide visitors with informative and enjoyable talks so its great hear some positive feedback. We look...More

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Bhaveena
13 February 2018|
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Response from Katherine S | Property representative |
It's the same price online as it is at the entrance
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Bhaveena
13 February 2018|
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Response from Vicky T | Reviewed this property |
I think it’s cheaper online but you don’t have to book a specific day which is handy!
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TommyGLT
11 December 2017|
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Response from Lin K | Reviewed this property |
Yes I found we saw more animals in Dec than we did in the summer .there was less foliage ( and visitors) so the animals could be seen better.
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