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Drusillas Park

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Alfriston Road, Berwick, Polegate BN26 5QS, England
+44 1323 874100
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A lovely surprise!

Didn't think I would enjoy this zoo, sounded more of a attraction for younger children. It is... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
hawkins186361
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Oxford, United Kingdom
Amazing day out

What a day. I have a 4 year old autistic boy and he loved it. Interactive things to do, well looked... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
hpauling
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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Widely regarded as the best small zoo in Europe Drusillas Park offers a fun finding-out day out. Brilliant play areas including Go Wild! Go Bananas! and Amazon Adventure. Plus a splashpad, Hello Kitty Secret Garden and African-themed three-ride attraction Go Safari! Get nose to nose with nature with our close encounters. It’s no ordinary zoo!
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“hello kitty” (194 reviews)
“my daughter” (145 reviews)
“play area” (135 reviews)
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Alfriston Road, Berwick, Polegate BN26 5QS, England
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+44 1323 874100
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Didn't think I would enjoy this zoo, sounded more of a attraction for younger children. It is definitely aimed for young children but I thoroughly enjoyed it. The zoo path was easy to follow and made sure you didn't miss any of the animals. Couple...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a day. I have a 4 year old autistic boy and he loved it. Interactive things to do, well looked after animals, rides, splash park. A really good day out for anyone with children

Thank hpauling
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited in July 2018 and really enjoyed our day. Four of us, two over 60’s, one older teen and an eight year old. All four of us had a good time. There is plenty for children to do and enough for older people too....More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited during the school holidays, the line to get in is pretty awful. Once past the entrance gates, you enter the zoo straight away and where everyone is all huddled in together its a struggle to see the animals and so hot. But once past...More

Thank Hayley W
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good prices Good food inside Friendly staff Plenty of clean toilets Found no queues on rides (on a Saturday)! Interesting facts displayed with animals Ability to feed animals Free parking Overall a wonderful day with great memories

Thank Shehzad K
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great park for little ones, ours are 2 and 4 and it was the perfect mix of rides/animals/play areas with that age range in mind. No where was too far to walk, none of the rides wait was longer than 10mins (we went in the...More

Thank Ems L
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Better than London zoo and better value than that too despite it being not cheap to enter unless you have Tesco vouchers. Great day out. Lots of animals to see and plenty of interaction for all ages. Great playpark and great water park and now...More

Thank streakey
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely day at drusillas thanks to Tesco clubcard very expensive if you pay to get in !! Loads to do plenty of picnic areas, animals great reasonably priced drinks and ice cream and staff friendly! Would highly recommend

Thank Karen H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was fabulous- highly recommend it. This was a present for my 10yr old as it was her first double figures birthday and we wanted to do something memorable. Our keeper was knowledgeable and great with Daisy. We cleaned the meerkat enclosure, weighed out food,...More

Thank Emma W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently visited the above as part of a trip to East Sussex. We all, including our 4 year old daughter, thoroughly enjoyed our visit. Great selection of animals and Hello Kitty World was good. Staff were polite & well organised. Already planning our next...More

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Viv C
8 August 2018|
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Response from Summerlok | Reviewed this property |
It depends what kind of animals you like. If you are especially keen on small mammals and especially small monkeys, which they have a lot of and they're all lovely, then yes it's worth going without children. I've been with... More
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Cara L
7 August 2018|
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Response from Summerlok | Reviewed this property |
Virtually all the animals have indoor housing for bad weather and fairly generous outdoor areas for good weather and can move freely between. The open air, walk through lemur enclosure is a treat! The bat cave may not be for... More
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naazccc
6 August 2018|
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Response from Samantha C | Reviewed this property |
No there isn’t a dedicated taxi rank but they do have a “taxi phone” in guest services on the far wall as you walk in (it’s the little stand-alone hut as you walk to the entrance) and I would suggest booking in advance and... More
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