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Address: The Croft, Drumsmittal, North Kessock IV1 1XF, Scotland
Phone Number: 01463 731656
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Our little ones loved it

If your looking for a large, well maintained zoo you will most definitely be disappointed here so my advice is don't go as you will just leave negative feedback. Our 3 year old... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Beauly, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Very disapointed today . Like a previous comment i found it very lacking , rundown in areas and over growns areas . As much as i realise its a family business i think the time is right maybe to get some sponsors and volunteers to get it back to a standard that it was once at . Very over priced... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

If your looking for a large, well maintained zoo you will most definitely be disappointed here so my advice is don't go as you will just leave negative feedback. Our 3 year old loved the freedom of being able to run around here and interact with the animals. Its obviously run by very little staff so a lot of the... More 

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Elgin, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Three adults and two children under 15 cost £40 pounds not good value. I called before hand to ask if our group would qualify for family ticket which was cheaper, lady on phone said no single tickets was and put down phone! I knew this was incorrect! Place is really run down now with weeds and nettles spoiling the views,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

I wasn't quite sure what to expect but I was impressed with this little park. My daughter Isla loved feeding the animals especially the goats. She also got an opportunity to hold a snake and pet a cute rabbit. We saw a peacock with its full plumage out as well as seeing gorgeous meerkat babies, wallabies and a host of... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Was here 4 years ago with grand daughter who loved it. Returned today and it was terribly run down overgrown and neglected. Okay if you liked goats, loads of them! Bit pricey too.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 via mobile

We are up in the area on holiday and decided to visit this "wildlife park" as a fun family day out. We had looked at the leaflet for the place and it looked lovely, clearly false advertising! We arrived and had to pay £18 as our 2 children are 3 and under, however still felt that was quite expensive for... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

On a return visit following one in the spring of 2014 on a hot July day we saw several exhibits feeling the heat as we were. There is an amazing selection of animals and such ventures should be given support. We had a cheery welcome in the cafe and enjoyed a reasonably-priced sandwich lunch there.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

We visited the park during our holiday. It was a lovely day and we had a nice walk around. Plenty to see. I loved watching the Meerkats. One of our family had the chance to hold a snake. The staff were very friendly.

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Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

We loved this place!Its good for a little afternoon outing,good interaction with the animals which is good for the kids!nice laid back atmosphere,,would go back for sure

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Looked like an ideal place to visit with a young child , when we got there the lady told us about a new born goat . That would of been nice if the place wasn't full of goats , it was like a goat sanctuary . Lots of the pens were empty and had looked empty for a long time... More 

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Additional Information about Black Isle Wildlife & Country Park

Address: The Croft, Drumsmittal, North Kessock IV1 1XF, Scotland
Phone Number: 01463 731656
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Ross and Cromarty  >  North Kessock
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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