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Black Isle Wildlife & Country Park

#3 of 3 things to do in North Kessock Features Animals
The Croft, Drumsmittal, North Kessock IV1 1XF, Scotland
+44 1463 731656
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Seen sign post from road side and thought of having a visit - was taken aback how run down a place... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2017
Scotish Borders
via mobile
Not good

The only thing going for this place is the cheery staff in the shop. How they stay so upbeat I do... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Inverness, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent13%
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  • Average9%
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  • Terrible46%
18 Aug 2016
“3rd visit ...Goatland!”
27 Jul 2016
“Poor ”
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The Croft, Drumsmittal, North Kessock IV1 1XF, Scotland
+44 1463 731656
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Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Seen sign post from road side and thought of having a visit - was taken aback how run down a place it actually was - animals that's were there were fine but overall very poor none of the animals there's that was shown on display...More

Thank Breezy4911
Reviewed 1 May 2017

The only thing going for this place is the cheery staff in the shop. How they stay so upbeat I do not know and it's only because I did not want to embarrass them that I did not ask for money back. There are hardly...More

1  Thank lindybob2017
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Nice toasties in the restaurant, then no zoo license, no Zebras or Meerkats anymore, bunnies and parrots gone, monkeys gone, wildcats gone, owls gone, ostriches gone, bottom area shut off so now just llamas, alpacas, some goats and sheep, pea fowl, some exotic birds, ducks,...More

2  Thank G3o44-Duke
Reviewed 14 April 2017

So we visited last year and they had more animals and it was good day out. Just visited this afternoon and had another great day out. My children are aged 8,6 and 4 the donkeys and pigs loved being petted and park was great for...More

2  Thank pamdonald8
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I visited this park after visiting the website which promised Zebras, Meercats, Kangaroos plus a load of farm animals. For £6 each that seemed like a great deal however they no longer have any zoo like animals and is now just a few farm animals...More

1  Thank Freddie S
Reviewed 11 April 2017

visited today, though half of park closed as it not a zoo park anymore. the animal part that is open with the children play park is very nice and the kids loved it. Animals there looked healthy and happy. the cafe shop and gift shop...More

3  Thank sylvia r
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Half the park is closed, there are a few rabbits, Shetland ponies, goats, lamas, peacocks and roosters. The place is run down, over grown in areas and the children's play park is probably the best part of the park. That is if you ignore the...More

2  Thank GaryMaind
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Great place lots of animals that have plenty room to roam around, kids love it, food in the cafe pricey and not the best but still worth a visit x

1  Thank Liz M
Reviewed 27 October 2016

My wife and I visited on Tuesday, 25th October, 2016. We were amazed that somewhere as run-down and overgrown as this would be able to open to the public. Pen after pen were empty as were numerous cages and enclosures. Much more worrying, however was...More

4  Thank IanChatham
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Rather unfriendly staff member sold us our tickets. £5 per adult plus £2 for a 3 year old. We saw a couple of Shetland ponies, 2 or 3 llamas and alpacas, a couple of eagle owls and a few squalid looking pens containing chickens. Place...More

Thank gideonspeirs
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