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Lakeside Animal Park - CLOSED

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We visited the garden centre and zoo yesterday with our two yr old granddaughter Lovely staff... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2018
jacqueline w
via mobile
Excellent value for money

For all those parents and grandparents looking for a reasonably priced attraction for the children... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
Colleen M
Sedgefield, Western Cape, South Africa
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Lakeside Animal Park closed it's doors in Nov 16. Scott Adams has now taken over the area and transformed it into the Exotic Zoo you can visit today. If you wish to leave a review about the Zoo then please go to 's Exotic Zoo tripadvisor page Thank...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Woodhouse Lane | Off Salisbury Avenue, Priorslee, Telford TF2 9UR, England
+44 1952 204466
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All reviews garden centre meerkat experience couple of hours great afternoon stroke animals foxes zoo grandson skunk
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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

We visited the garden centre and zoo yesterday with our two yr old granddaughter Lovely staff Great afternoon Bit disappointed about paying for small children under 5years old Its understandable that everyone else pays a fee Due to animal upkeep ect Still a brilliant afternoon

Thank jacqueline w
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

For all those parents and grandparents looking for a reasonably priced attraction for the children this is definitely the place to go. The staff are extremely friendly and informative and it is well laid out with lots of new attractions in the pipeline. Our granddaughter...More

Thank Colleen M
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Took my 2 animal mad boys and they absolutely loved it now ive got some time off work we are coming again its a great place the staff are polite and are happy to chat a great place that doesnt break the bank 😀

Thank beckycox85
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I visited with my 2 year old daughter and she loved it! She enjoyed looking at and stroking the animals they had out. Staff friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. Reasonable price too. Go and visit 😊

Thank Amy T
Reviewed 15 August 2017

First time visit today, to what is now called Telford Exotic Zoo. Good selection of animals, nothing big but enclosures reflect their size. Staff are on hand to explain about the animals and on our visit today you could srtoke plenty of examples they had...More

Thank Colin974
Reviewed 6 August 2017

This is situated within the lakeside garden centre but is separate. Its only £3 per adult and £2 per child which is fantastic as it provides the opportunity to see armadillos, cute tiny white foxes, Meerkats and quite a lot of others. The staff are...More

1  Thank LisaMoly
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Great afternoon out with bf really had lovly time the staff are great friendly just what telford knead a zoo keep u good work congratulations on your move hope to be back very soon

1  Thank Lin P
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This is a small zoo, and all the better for it. There were lots of staff on hand, each with an animal that we could stroke or feed. Lots of hands on. Knowledgable staff. Very friendly and helpful. The animals were well looked after. We...More

Thank Jane D
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Took our teenage granddaughter here today on first day of reopening of exotic zoo . Was really impressed and reminded me of zoo parks in Australia . Very well set out and informative . All staff friendly and helpful . Nice to have hands on...More

Thank Hazel W
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Experience was excellent value and staff knowledgeable of the meerkats and friendly towards us the customers. Had great time feeding and having them clamber on us trying to find wax in the ears

Thank kattitude1970
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