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Aloha Safari Zoo

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159 Mini Ln, Cameron, NC 28326-6721
+1 919-770-7109
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A little hidden gem

This "rescue facility" is a wonderful experience. Although it doesn't have all the glitz & glam of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
SmurfDriver
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Raleigh, North Carolina
Unique Zoo Experience

Well kept and extraordinary zoo! Unique in that all of the animals are rescues - there is a safari... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2017
Marie R
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Wilmington, United States
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“exotic animals” (10 reviews)
“buy carrots” (2 reviews)
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159 Mini Ln, Cameron, NC 28326-6721
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+1 919-770-7109
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"feed the animals"
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"exotic animals"
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"buy carrots"
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"tractor ride"
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"porta potties"
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"animal lovers"
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"month old grandson"
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"day trip"
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"keeper talks"
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"a small gift shop"
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"great family day"
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"all ages"
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"nice variety"
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"baby tiger"
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"great pictures"
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"love animals"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This "rescue facility" is a wonderful experience. Although it doesn't have all the glitz & glam of the big NC Zoo, I really liked that all the animals here were rescued from either poor treatment or being unwanted by their owners. You can see that...More

1  Thank SmurfDriver
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

Well kept and extraordinary zoo! Unique in that all of the animals are rescues - there is a safari ride through the exhibit with an informative guide. Almost all of the animals are in a petting zoo setting. They are sweet and approachable. Thrilling to...More

1  Thank Marie R
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Reviewed 26 November 2017

Want a day to enjoy the fresh air with a lite walk. Aloha Safari Zoo is just the place to go. They have a nice variety of animals with an easy walk whether by foot or by wheels. Most of the walkway are paved with...More

1  Thank Sue P
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Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

This zoo it a neat place to visit when looking for something different. For $12 you can see a wide array of animals from birds, reptiles, tigers and lions, cows and goats, pigs, giraffe,African animals, wolves, and much more. You can buy food to feed...More

1  Thank DoctorCP
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We went on a Sunday afternoon and had a great time. There were plenty of animals and they all looked well taken care of. Some we could feed and the kids were excited about that. The walkways are all in good repair and easy to...More

1  Thank Sandy H
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

The Aloha Zoo is a very fun place to take your kids. It’s small but they still have a lot of very neat animals to see. They even had a boa constrictor that was able to be petted and handled. They also had a giraffe...More

1  Thank 100miler37
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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

This is a great day trip. Zoo is doing some really great work for animals that have been rescued. I highly recommend a visit here.

1  Thank Pamela B
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

It had more animals than I thought it would. It has improved over the last few years. Very nice time with my granddaughter! Only downside is the price of admission is a bit high.

2  Thank Lowflyer82
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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

I took my family and some of my cousins to the Aloha Zoo this weekend. We had a great experience! The zoo was very clean and well maintained. The animals looked well cared for. We took a tractor ride tour to see several of the...More

1  Thank Julia M
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

My husband & I traveled with our adult daughter and 3 grandchildren ages 10, 4 and 1 to the Alooha Safari Zoo. We got there at 10:00 when it first opened and had a fabulous time. All the animals are well cared for and the...More

1  Thank lhemingway
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Shorty1943
13 August 2017|
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Response from gail M | Reviewed this property |
Bring your own lunch
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alicephair
8 July 2017|
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Response from Ken H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the long wait. Yes individuals can visit this zoo as well as groups.
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M3agan
24 February 2017|
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Response from Joshua L | Reviewed this property |
You are allowed to feed many of the animals there. They sell feed, corn, bread, and carrots. The ability to feed the animals depends on where they are keeping the animals. Sometimes they have to isolate the animals for... More
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