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Welsh Mountain Zoo

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Colwyn Bay LL28 5UY, Wales
+44 1492 532938
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Poor excuse for a zoo

We visited the zoo on Sunday 15th October. The place is hard to find and we wish we never had found... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Les G
Rugby, United Kingdom

My partner and I were quite excited to visit the zoo, there were storms hitting Ireland but it was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Gemma B
via mobile
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This conservation zoo has a wide range of rare and endangered animals from around the world.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“sea lions” (202 reviews)
“penguin parade” (89 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Colwyn Bay LL28 5UY, Wales
+44 1492 532938
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited the zoo on Sunday 15th October. The place is hard to find and we wish we never had found it. What a disappointment! We appreciate that this is a charity run zoo but it needs to be sorting out. The name of the...More

Thank Les G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My partner and I were quite excited to visit the zoo, there were storms hitting Ireland but it was 22 degrees and sunny in Colwyn so we still went. We should have been informed before entering that the time of year and the weather warnings...More

Thank Gemma B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Well I have to say that My partner and I started off our visit with great excitement; as a huge animal lover I was eager to get around and see as many of the animals as I could. Once we left the car we were...More

Thank Talia B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Ive been to many zoos including chester, Edinburgh and dublin to name a few so i can compare like for like. I wasnt overly impressed with the Welsh mountain to be honest. It is lacking in animals, the zoo talks we went to at the...More

Thank misspricklepants85
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just back having been zookeeper for the day at Welsh Mountain Zoo. The day was wonderful and exceeded any expectations, getting up close and personal with a wide range of animals, preparing food, "mucking out" and feeding the animals. A full day activity. Angie the...More

3  Thank Cheshire2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent day out even tho the weather wasn't great still got to see the penguin parade and the sea lion's doing their training :) My 2 year old niece had a great day getting up close to the animals. Food in the cafe was nice...More

Thank juju382017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great small zoo with lots of things to do for small children. We didnt see much of the animals to be honest but thats not the zoos fault! The only thing i would fault is the cafe! Big time! Dirty! Slow service!...More

Thank Jenni25wirral
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited with our three year old son and all had a fantastic time. The views from inside the park are amazing and the birds/sea lions/penguin display is a must. We got very close to the penguins and one even tried to eat my jeans!...More

Thank Louisa412015
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely change to Chester Zoo , some different animals and more contained hadn't been since my grown up nieces were small will be going back !

Thank 375adeleh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really lovely zoo, it's in the mountains so there is some hills to climb but they are not too bad. The views are absolutely amazing. The bird show was very good, watch out for the penguins 🐧 lol. Lovely well kept grounds. Didn't use the...More

Thank Lin W
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Questions & Answers
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.
6 July 2016|
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Response from MikeT23 | Reviewed this property |
This is a question for the Zoo not visitors.