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Trentham Monkey Forest

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Stone Road | Trentham Estate, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 8AY, England
+44 1782 659845
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Great day out!

A night in Stoke and where to go....??? My husband was less impressed when I googled and found this... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Nicola M
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Nottingham
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Out with the monkeys!

Took our family out for the day. The children loved seeing the monkeys up close and it was great to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
sarahliggins76
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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Monkey Forest is completely unique to the UK. It is the only place that you can walk amongst 140 Barbary macaques roaming free in 60 acres of beautiful English Forest. Walking in the park transports you into a different world through close contact with the monkeys.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Stone Road | Trentham Estate, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 8AY, England
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+44 1782 659845
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A night in Stoke and where to go....??? My husband was less impressed when I googled and found this place but it was 7 minutes from our hotel and it was a lovely day so his arm was twisted! We had monkeys crossing our path...More

Thank Nicola M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Took our family out for the day. The children loved seeing the monkeys up close and it was great to see them running free in acres of parkland. The keepers wete helpful and explained about the monkeys and their habits. A very entertaining day that...More

Thank sarahliggins76
MonkeyForest, Public Relations Manager at Trentham Monkey Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review. We can't wait to welcome you all back again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my partner for his birthday as just a day trip out somewhere and we were both pleasantly surprised about how much we enjoyed it. We went just the 2 of us with no children but it would be perfect for them. There is an...More

Thank Kate R
MonkeyForest, Public Relations Manager at Trentham Monkey Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review of Monkey Forest. We're happy to hear you visited for your partners Birthday - we hope he had a lovely time celebrating with us. It sounds like you had a fantastic visit and really understand the concept of what we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here with my 3 grandchildren aged 13, 6 and 3. What a fantastic place! Easy to get to from the M6, plenty of parking, lovely staff, well organised 'feeding times', and lovely surroundings for the monkeys to live in. 10/10.

Thank Jan D
MonkeyForest, Public Relations Manager at Trentham Monkey Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review, we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited on recommendation, we were not disappointed! Such great fun to see the monkeys so close up and especially cute to see the new mums carry the babies around. Bit disappointed that the high ropes was unavailable as a school trip was about to arrive...More

Thank JJ_Kerr_81
MonkeyForest, Public Relations Manager at Trentham Monkey Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

You were very lucky to have seen some of our new arrivals, they're extremely cute to watch as they navigate the forest. Sorry to hear about your disappointment with Aerial Extreme. They are a separately owned company and I am sure they would like to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were four adults looking for a not too expensive day out so with the sun shining we headed for Monkey Forest. What a great time we had watching these lovely animals. The babies were so funny. It was brilliant that they roam around in...More

Thank Stuart S
MonkeyForest, Public Relations Manager at Trentham Monkey Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We're happy to hear the sun was shining for you! It's great to read that you had such a lovely time and we hope to see you all again. Thank you for leaving a review.

Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to get up close to monkeys then this is a wonderful place to do so. The staff are very knowledgeable and approachable. Monkeys everywhere so you will see them, the babies are charming.

Thank David W
MonkeyForest, Public Relations Manager at Trentham Monkey Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for writing a review, we hope to see you again very soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Going to the Monkey Forest was something that I’ve been meaning to do for years but never got round to going, but I made time this summer to visit with my boyfriend, his sister and her twins. We arrived about 10:30-11:00 which seemed to be...More

Thank Holly-Harps
MonkeyForest, Public Relations Manager at Trentham Monkey Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It sounds like you had a really lovely time here which is brilliant to hear. You were very lucky to have seen some of our new arrivals - they really are amazing to watch! We...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Brought my 7 year old here, and we were both delighted by the monkeys. The woods were lovely for strolling in, and the staff talk about the monkeys was informative.

Thank wildflowersoul
MonkeyForest, Public Relations Manager at Trentham Monkey Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review, we hope to see you both again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

visited monkey world with 13 year old son and husband in august was quite hot and not known what to expect we didn't take a picnic, although lots of familys did, but food drinks etc wasn't expensive. walking through gates into the park where monkeys...More

Thank UkSoph
MonkeyForest, Public Relations Manager at Trentham Monkey Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We're happy to hear you had a lovely day. Thank you for your review, we hope to welcome you all back again soon.

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24 August 2017|
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Response from Surrinder S | Reviewed this property |
Arrived rather late in the day at 3pm due to severe traffic on the M6 with the intention of arriving at 12. Spent around 2 hours in the monkey forest and then another 2 in the gardens. The gardens close much later than the... More
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sandra317
22 August 2017|
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Response from graham m | Reviewed this property |
There was a discount. Not free though
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royston w
25 June 2017|
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Response from kev t | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not sure,you will have to contact them direct
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