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Welsh Mountain Zoo

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Colwyn Bay LL28 5UY, Wales
+44 1492 532938
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Great for young children.

My daughter and her friends visited the zoo on Tuesday. They are degree students. I used to take my... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
Caroline N
Lots to see

The map that they give you would be better if they labelled every animal instead of using drawn... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2017
Joyce J
Abergele, United Kingdom
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This conservation zoo has a wide range of rare and endangered animals from around the world.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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Colwyn Bay LL28 5UY, Wales
+44 1492 532938
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Reviewed 27 April 2017

My daughter and her friends visited the zoo on Tuesday. They are degree students. I used to take my daughter a lot when she was younger and it was a great day out. However on this occasion she was most disturbed to see the snow...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2017

The map that they give you would be better if they labelled every animal instead of using drawn pictures. I found it hard to find my way around the Zoo. It is very hilly so be prepared. Very clean and tidy and no animal smells....More

Thank Joyce J
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

£25.40 for 2 adults and child under 3. Great place to visit. Very compact. Can easily get around the whole area in half a day.Good parks for toddlers and older children. Can get very close to the animals. Much closer than Chester Zoo. The bird...More

Thank Jane B
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

I visited here with my 7 Year old niece. There was lots to see and do. Regular shows and feeding of the animals sessions were excellent, informative and entertaining. Staff were all friendly and helpful. Food and drink in the cafe seemed very expensive to...More

Thank Ruth2932
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The zoo was great and reasonably priced. There was plenty to do for all ages. had a great time. lovely location. The only really bad thing was the service in the canteen. It was the worst place I've ever been for food. It took half...More

Thank steph12016
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Visited here while staying in Towyn with my partner and his parents. It's well worth the visit and worth the entry fee. We took a picnic and had no problem leaving it in the car and going back to it halfway through the visit as...More

Thank Holly J
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

It was a brilliant day not just walking around but the shows was good fun too. We took a picnic with us as their is plenty of places to picnic down. Wouldn't say it is very good for disabled as it has a lot of...More

Thank Christopher R
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We visited during the school Easter Holidays (2 adults and 2children). A fantastic zoo that is not over commercialised. The walkways around the zoo are through wooded areas and fields. The animals seem very happy in their surroundings. There is a big variety of animals....More

Thank Louise M
Reviewed 22 April 2017

1st comment: £40 for a family of 4 (2A, 2C), what a bargain!!! Chester zoo was double this cost. The zoo, as its title would suggest, is on a mountain which does mean slopes to walk around, not so good for pushchairs/wheelchairs. There is plenty...More

Thank challing
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Visited easter Monday with wife and 3yr old boy (soon to be4). Was unsure what to expect as Chester zoo is on our door step.... Got there early and wasn't much waiting to get in- weather wasn't brilliant but it is a mountain zoo on...More

Thank James P
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26 October 2017|
Response from W M Z | Property representative |
We do not allow pet dogs in the Zoo as this may endanger the welfare of the animals, but fully trained assistance dogs are permitted. If you have a guide or assistance dog please let the Zoo office know in advance of your... More
9 August 2017|
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Response from JasonJ88 | Reviewed this property |
Urmmm yes and no really. There are quite some hilly bits amd there is also some areas which are covered with gravel.
George J
9 April 2017|
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Response from Leslie B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. no I don't. I was living in London at the time.