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Hoo Farm Animal Kingdom

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Binturong Experience

We had a wonderful afternoon with Phoebe meeting Chewie and Rey, Lena the bush tailed possum and... read more

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Telford, United Kingdom
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Fantastic day out. Meercat experience wonderful. Gift from daughter for birthday. Drove up from... read more

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All reviews meerkat experience half day keeper experience hand reared meerkats spectacled owl sheep race ring tailed lemurs combo experience animal encounters my daughter fell asleep christmas present answered all our questions my birthday brilliant experience feed the animals staff were friendly full price
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Reviewed yesterday

We had a wonderful afternoon with Phoebe meeting Chewie and Rey, Lena the bush tailed possum and little bear the raccoon. Phoebe was very informative, explained about the animals we were visiting and answered our questions with ease. We will definitely be returning.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fantastic day out. Meercat experience wonderful. Gift from daughter for birthday. Drove up from Cardiff and in hotel for 5 nights. Amazing place to visit. Highly recommend for adults and children

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Joy F
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our daughter bought us meerkat experience for Christmas, visited Hoo Farm on 18th March. Fabulous experience cuddling the meerkats and seeing their little personalities 😊 we also fed another group of meerkats amazing time they are so cute. Aaron the zoo keeper was extremely witty...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Denise M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were heading to the area and found this gem on groupon for just under £40. We spent a lot of time with the meerkats having a cuddle and our knowledgeable keeper kept us entertained with stories about their habits and personalities. The lemurs were...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was my second trip to Hoo Farm and my se one experience day! It was amazing I simply love this place. We had a Binturong experience and they are fantastic creatures, the guide was very experienced and knew all his facts on the animals...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank snuffysmummy
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had booked for a Lemur fondling session - which worked very well, various lemurs duly obliged and got fondled - and also had time with hedghoggy creatures. Daughter was very happy. Arron, our tour guide, did a very good job. Location undestandably a bit wiffy,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank rustyrustic
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Booked for my partner as knew he would love to meet a serval! We were super lucky and actually got to stroke one but this isn't guaranteed! The lemurs and meerkats were on extra but actually really enjoyed feeding the lemurs, they are super cute!...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank f7melx
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited as a family to watch our son in law and daughter take part in the Meerkat, Lemur and Serval experience. The experience was excellent and I would strongly recommend it. The keeper who took them was very knowledgeable and friendly. We took the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank BoltonTaylors
Reviewed 6 days ago

Fab day with my daughter on the meerkat experience. Half an hour to feed them and half an hour cuddle time. In small groups (4) so plenty of meerkat time. Friendly knowledgable staff who answered all our questions about the animals. Includes time to see...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Curly K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a wonderful morning at this small but very well organised and well kept farm/zoo. Can't recommend keeper experience enough! Great value for money topped only by the knowledgeable and personable keepers. Will be visiting again in warmer weather!

Date of experience: March 2019
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Paula T
17 August 2018|
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Response from jonjak29 | Reviewed this property |
Hi dogs are not allowed on the farm
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figcas
5 June 2018|
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Response from Richard M | Reviewed this property |
Yes you share with other people - we shared with another couple but it was fine. You get to spend your own time with the animals and it is not rushed at all.
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Marie B
22 March 2018|
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Response from Cymru76 | Reviewed this property |
I was there yesterday & the lady showing us round said a child has to be at least 6 to do the experiences with the animals but there is plenty to see & do plus you're quite close to the animals anyway so would be a great day... More
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