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Bugtopia The Zoo

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More in there than I expected.

From the outside we made some judgements leading us to thing the price at the door. But the kids... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Oakham, United Kingdom
via mobile
I like the place

Having read mixed reviews I wanted to share our second visit, with our 2 & 4 year old. Although... read more

Reviewed 14 December 2018
Oakham, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Sykes Lane, Oakham LE15 8QL, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the outside we made some judgements leading us to thing the price at the door. But the kids were looking forward to it so luckily we paid and entered. The name does not do the place justice as there are also have a few...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank PickyPom
Reviewed 12 February 2019 via mobile

Visited with my grandson aged four and a half, took over an hour to get there and we were in and out in less time! The staff are friendly, but not a great deal to see, should have done a bit more research before going!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank taffyjan
Reviewed 2 February 2019

I have visited Bugtopia the Zoo several times with my Girlfriend and Nephew (4), and we have all enjoyed our day out every time. £7.50 for adults and £6.50 for children 2+ is very reasonably priced. There are plenty of animals to see if you...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DrewK713
Reviewed 27 January 2019 via mobile

We went for the 1st time today and we thought it was really interesting, good value and a decent few hours out. We had a 4 year old with us. We arrived for 11am (insects) which was good to hold a cockroach and a stick...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank carolewelltravelled
Reviewed 13 January 2019 via mobile

Visited today and paid £34.50!!!! for two adults and 3 children (aged 3,5,8). Went around the whole place twice in 40 mins. Place is very tired, quite dirty and not well maintained all all. the amount they charge it should be in a much better...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JBoansonJ
Reviewed 20 December 2018 via mobile

We visited with our two year old daughter and we were amazed at how much they charged for the three of us, £21.50 for a small animal sanctuary (I can't call something that can easily be walked around on under an hour a zoo). Having...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

Having read mixed reviews I wanted to share our second visit, with our 2 & 4 year old. Although the price is a little steep for what can be a quick visit, we had a cracking time. There’s lots of free roaming animals in the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank archiesanchez
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

Staying at a nearby hotel I felt it would of been rude not to visit. Both myself and my husband received a very warm welcome. All the staff here are very enthusiastic about their animals and the wide variety they have here is awesome. I...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank ZaZa210684
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Visited today with 6 adults and 6 children aged from 18 months to 9 years. We really enjoyed the experience. Not the biggest place, but plenty to do and see. One of the good things was, we could go in and out as we wanted,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank alicia6357
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Decided to go back to Bugtopia after a couple of years away and really pleased to do so. I read with interest the previous reviews both good and other. For us, the size of the place and the cost match up. Yes you could walk...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank 741harryp
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Response from FrequentFlier809942 | Reviewed this property |
There is a charge but can’t remeber how much