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The Reptile Experience

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Wow!! Amazing experience

I have a Lizard obsessed 4 year old and this was by far the highlight of his holiday!! But the rest... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2018
via mobile
What a fantastic experience!!

What a fantastic experience! Our animal-mad daughter was super-keen to come here and it certainly... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2018
Solihull, United Kingdom
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Animal encounters daily at 11am, 1.30 and at 4pm during holiday periods. Booking highly advisable during holiday periods to ensure places.
Brewery Terrace | Waterloo House, Saundersfoot SA69 9HG, Wales
+44 7940 793845
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Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

I've given up trying to go . Rang numerous times, left 2 messages , emailed, worst communication ever.

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Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

I have a Lizard obsessed 4 year old and this was by far the highlight of his holiday!! But the rest of us enjoyed it too. Very informative, great experience. I would definitely recommend it.

Thank SJGould
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Wanted to go. Messaged as per instructions on fb page and site but no response so couldn’t go. GuttedMore

Thank Sam B
Ian C, Owner at The Reptile Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

I'm really sorry you had a disappointing experience. It's only me doing everything here and I do make mistakes occasionally. The summer holidays have been very busy and Facebook isn't the best place to contact me as I don't get any notifications of messages on...More

Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic experience! Our animal-mad daughter was super-keen to come here and it certainly didn’t disappoint! The owner, Ian, is incredibly knowledgable and extremely patient and clearly loves his reptiles. We were treated to a real variety of animals from millipedes to Melanie the...More

Thank Snizzy-Bo
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

An amazing experience led by a knowledgeable, passionate reptile handler. It's impossible to pick just one highlight as every bit of it was fascinating. Snakes, bearded dragons, tegus and tarantulas, amongst many others. This is a must visit experience.

Thank colinF8169BI
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This is an excellent place. We thoroughly enjoyed being able to hold, stroke and feed the reptiles. It was amazing to see adults and children overcome their fears. I never thought I would be holding a huge python. Ian is very knowledgeable about his reptiles...More

1  Thank annnich77
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We went during our family holiday with our 9, 5 and 3 year old daughters. The experience was amazingly and the girls loved being so hands on. I would recommend a visit - the owners enthusiasm and passion is contagious!

2  Thank Sarah A
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

This place is not always noticed as it is not on the main street /area of Saundersfoot but it is a brilliant place to go with kids (over 3), teens & adult friends, especially on a rainy day. Don't be put off by having to...More

1  Thank Numpty9
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I really enjoyed our visit to the Reptile Experience. We met and handled lots of different animals and learned a lot of interesting facts. The owner, Ian, has a lovely manner about him and is clearly passionate about the animals and sharing...More

1  Thank EmmaLK
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely experience great to be able to handle the animals and find out more about them! Wouldn’t recommend for under 3s as they aren’t allowed to touch the animals and the pace of the experience although great for adults and older children was a little...More

2  Thank Ryder_Family
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Nazia R
15 September 2017|
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Response from Paul H | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, the facility is very small yet very busy. It's run by one super passionate owner who is busy with customers most of the day. we found we had to ring around 3-4 times to get to speak with the owner, which at first... More
Judy B
23 March 2017|
Response from simonleeparker | Property representative |
We have just the one resident spider... Gertrude the Chile Rose Tarantula,who though not a giant, is suitability big and hairy. :)
28 July 2016|
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Response from simonleeparker | Property representative |
It's £8 for adults and £5 for children and concessions. We are running encounters daily at 11am, 1.30 and 4pm.