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Welsh Mountain Zoo

#1 of 40 things to do in Colwyn Bay Features Animals
Colwyn Bay LL28 5UY, Wales
+44 1492 532938
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Lovely animals , fantastic views

We took my mother in law here for her birthday treat, well I must say, it was a treat for all of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Norwich, United Kingdom

We visited here on our way home from Llandudno. Wish we hadn't the animals don't seem happy at all... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Warrington, United Kingdom
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This conservation zoo has a wide range of rare and endangered animals from around the world.
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Colwyn Bay LL28 5UY, Wales
+44 1492 532938
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took my mother in law here for her birthday treat, well I must say, it was a treat for all of us. A bit of a nightmare getting to the place, as we live in Norfolk, so we are not used to windy roads...More

Thank 254christine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here on our way home from Llandudno. Wish we hadn't the animals don't seem happy at all and the snow leopards cage is tiny, the zoo can say what they like about them sleeping for 20 hours but what else are they meant...More

Thank jackabian9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting without children we navigated the zoo in just over 2 hours. The brown bear side of the zoo is beautiful. Things seem better kept over that side & easier to navigate. There are a lot of steep paths, grassy areas & slopes that disabled,...More

1  Thank Curlypops1980
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

me and my husband went to the zoo for a day out ,we were there for about 4/5 hours,this zoo is not very wheelchair or pram friendly,it would be better if it was set out on a path that you followed but we managed to...More

Thank holidayhappy1977
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely day here today with my parents, saw the penguin march (they come out to get their tea, so it's not unkind at all like some) and went to the 'walk with lemurs' which was brilliant - they came really close! (And unfortunately...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots to do, lots of animals, great park for kids to play on. Well stocked souvenir shop. Two cafes...

Thank 297bee2012
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Caught the sea lion show today and it was brilliant. The zoo itself is in a great location up a winding mountain road with ample parking. Lots of animals you don't usually see and we got a good up close look at the snow leopards...More

Thank sephillips1992
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one my favourite zoos. The environment just feels really nice. Its great for children. They have a great park.

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with our 2 sons 7 & 5 whilst staying in presthaven sands. Location is easy to get to and well signed. Would really recommend as a family day out. The setting is beautiful and animals appear really well looked after. The number of volunteers...More

Thank jannam3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small zoo but as with a lot of zoo needs more visitors as needs money to improve cages and general maintenance. Animals seemed happy and grounds including borders and grass well looked after. Enjoyed lemurs walk through. Good way to spend morning.

Thank MHunter123
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George J
9 April 2017|
Response from Syd G | Reviewed this property |
I don't, no.
5 July 2016|
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Response from MikeT23 | Reviewed this property |
This is a question for the Zoo not visitors.
11 June 2016|
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Response from W M Z | Property representative |
Tickets are for 1 days entry, however we do offer Membership which allows access 364 days of the year.