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Lakeland Wildlife Oasis

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Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Only just found out about this place. What a great little set up, I went originally to photograph... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
William T
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Skelmersdale, United Kingdom
Would be 5* if it were cheaper

Extremely nice staff that go the extra mile to make it a special day for you. You could spend half... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Anthony O
via mobile
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“snow leopard”(42 reviews)
“fruit bats”(15 reviews)
“red squirrels”(12 reviews)
About
Established for over 25 years, the Lakeland Wildlife Oasis hosts an incredible collection of insects, fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals. Perfect for families, the zoo is an all-weather attraction combining lush tropical halls and outdoor...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Contact
Hale, Milnthorpe LA7 7FE, England
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+44 15395 63027
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 26 June 2013

This small yet fantastic attraction provides a great day out for kids and big kids alike. The lack of huge crowds experienced by larger zoos meant a very pleasant and laid back day, where we were able to get much closer to the animal exhibits...More

3  Thank RachelToner
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

This was a very expensive attraction and was not nice at all. Animals were in small enclosures and seemed very distressed, especially a red squirrel. The snow leopards were in very tiny enclosures and just seemed really sad. We were amazed you were allowed in...More

8  Thank annadZ9878CN
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great place for a small area, good spacious enclosures, very helpful staff and nice cafe, maybe needs a few more animals but lots of development going on, think there getting crocs, new aviary and small antelope.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I took my granddaughter who is 2 yrs.Every thing was at het height so they dont have be pucked up They are beautiful birds walki g arounf freely.All the animals are small and well looked after. There is a small cafe.i would recommend it for...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

had a great time at this small wildlife park. ok, It wont take all day to get round, but there is definitely good points. we loved the tunnel through the snow leopard enclosure. The staff are very friendly and helpful, and the price of food...More

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Wildlife O, Manager at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We're so pleased to read your positive comments - they will be passed onto the entire team here at Lakeland WIldlife Oasis!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only just found out about this place. What a great little set up, I went originally to photograph the Snow Leopards. We spent about 5 hours had some lunch in the cafe. Really enjoyed the indoor part with insects and reptiles. Very polite staff. Will...More

Thank William T
Wildlife O, Manager at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear William, Thank you for taking the time to review us - your positive comments will be passed onto the team here at the zoo.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had never heard of Lakeland Oasis before last week, So on a whim we went on a nice sunny day in October 2018,The drive there is fantastic , it is set among beautiful countryside. It is that small we nearly drove past it. The...More

Thank chrishansford
Wildlife O, Manager at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us. Your comments will be passed onto the team here at the zoo. In response to your difficulty photographing through various barriers at the zoo; this is something the team is aware of and is working towards...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is my second time reviewing Lakeland Wildlife Oasis! We visited middle of September. It's still as amazing as my first review in 2017. I bring my clients who suffer from Dementia or Alzheimers here and am always guaranteed a wonderful experience for them irrespective...More

Thank TheresaTrustedCompan
Wildlife O, Manager at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Theresa, Thankyou so much for taking the time to review us and for leaving such a positive review - your comments have been passed onto all the staff here at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis. We hope to see you again very soon! LWO

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Extremely nice staff that go the extra mile to make it a special day for you. You could spend half an hour or 4 hours in this place. You can get really close to the animals without touching them which makes it more immersive. When...More

Thank Anthony O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely afternoon at the zoo. We had the 'zoo experience' feeding the ringtailed Lemurs. Would really recommend the experience.It was great fun and the keeper Neil was very informative.More

Thank dianepF7288JQ
Wildlife O, Manager at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Diane, Thank you for taking the time to review us - we are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your time here at the zoo. Your positive comments have been passed onto Neil and the rest of the team here at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis....More

Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Quick left turn after turning off main road and it's so tucked away you may think you've missed it, but once inside it's brilliant. All the animals are so well looked after and healthy, there's lots of interactive and educational stuff for the kids -...More

1  Thank Peter B
Wildlife O, Manager at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Dear Peter, Thank you for your review. We are so pleased to hear you had such a positive visit to the park. Your positive comments will be passed onto the entire team here at the zoo. Lakeland Wildlife Oasis

Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Better than it looks once you get in. The exterior can be a bit unappealing but worth the entrance fee and can certainly spend an afternoon here with the little ones.

Thank Phil P
Wildlife O, Manager at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Hi Phil, Thank you for taking the time to review us - your positive comments will be passed onto the team here at the zoo. Lakeland Wildlife Oasis

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Jackie312243
10 September 2018|
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Response from Stephanie M | Reviewed this property |
No dogs allowed as some of the oasis the animals roam free.
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Susie B
8 August 2018|
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Response from elainesteedman | Reviewed this property |
It is all on level ground with paths leading all around the site, so I would say it was accessible for wheelchair users. The staff were very kind and friendly
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Honest84
28 July 2018|
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Response from Wildlife O | Property representative |
Thankyou for your query. We still do handling sessions within our bug encounter and meet the reptiles talks - animals typically used in these are cockroaches, stick insects, land snails, skinks and snakes. We do not... More
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