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National Cat Adoption Centre & Visitors Centre

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Definitely worth a visit

Great to see how big and light this place is, great for families and anyone less able as wheelchair... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jersey, United Kingdom
via mobile
A different place to enjoy coffee and cake.

For cat lovers , the experience of seeing so many lovely cats and being able to enjoy a good cafe... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
Gillian W
Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
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Chelwood Gate, Haywards Heath RH17 7LQ, England
+44 1825 741900
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great to see how big and light this place is, great for families and anyone less able as wheelchair friendly. Lovely little cafe and looks like they are opening a donkey sanctuary ❤️❤️Very friendly staff and we fell in love with a cat we are...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sarahrK493YW
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The cafe is great, proper home made cakes etc, i understand now refurbished after a fire. Lets hope the same catering staff are still there as the cakes are proper home made and excellant. Shame it can't be said about some of the staff in...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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NCAC C, Manager at National Cat Adoption Centre & Visitors Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your experience at the Adoption Centre, we pride ourselves on the fact that the adoption process is very much a stress free and simple one, we certainly do not have any demanding tests for our...More

Reviewed 30 August 2018

For cat lovers , the experience of seeing so many lovely cats and being able to enjoy a good cafe is a good mix. The serious work of re -homing felines is worth supporting but the grounds include enough excitement to make it a safe...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gillian W
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Have been here a number of times. We just go to see the cats even though we aren't looking to adopt, which are gorgeous and immaculately looked after. It is free but a charity so we always donate or spend something. The cafe is out...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank playtrumpet
Reviewed 21 July 2018

For Cats seeking a new home ! Six months ago we adopted two seven year old sisters,'Milli' a tabby and white, and 'Maisie' a Blue-Cream ....British Shorthairs.We think they must have been confined to a small flat in their previous home because they are showing...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank _p_g_frayne2
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Fantastic centre. The cats are well looked after, the grounds and centre are spotless. Staff were amazing. We have been here 3 times now and adopted on our 3rd visit. Such an excellent place. Even if your not looking to adapt a cat. Have a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Shauns_Holidays
Reviewed 1 April 2018

I was staying up the road and had to check out this multimillion dollar centre. Wow. These cats have the life. There was only about 20 in their cages the day we were there, but about 200 cars in the parking lot. Something going on...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

Fabulous staff who are really dedicated to the welfare of the cats. We took in a stray cat found wandering repeatedly near our home and clearly very poorly. The staff and vet brought the cat back from the brink and made what turned out to...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Themayfamilyathome
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

This is a centre dedicated to rehoming cats. If you want to adopt a cat or a kitten then you should do so from here or one of their other centres. They have a very good process to help you find the right cat and...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Vedrina
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Very warm environment, cafe was great, kind staff and adorable cats which were given a good quality outdoor play area along with kennels. Wish it was possible to rate better than 5! Overall fabulous place!

Date of experience: August 2017
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