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Address: The Croft, Drumsmittal, North Kessock IV1 1XF, Scotland
Phone Number: 01463 731656
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10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 15, 2015
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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
5 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
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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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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3 reviews 3 reviews
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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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Been all over the world to lots of wildlife parks and zoos. Rarely can you interact so much with animals and have fun with them. Staff were all lovely and helpful. Really don't understand the negative reviews. It's not meant to be all shiny and fancy, it's about the animals and they're all happy. Will go again.

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Golspie
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Treated the birthday girl to an afternoon here with her pal and sisters and they all had a great time. Staff were all friendly, and Ewen was very helpful. Lots to keep the kids amused, fav animals were the goats, the pigs, bunnies, snakes, chicks, guinea pigs, the list goes on... The food was tasty and priced just as you'd... More 

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2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

It may not be as fancy as some of the really big and much busier wildlife parks elsewhere but my kids had a great time looking at all the animals and feeding some of them. It's not cheap, but probably comparable to sitting in the cinema with ridiculously priced popcorn! Also, for the typical miserable folk leaving negative reviews: As... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

I think it is a great shame that this wildlife park gets these negative reviews which It doesn't really deserve. It is similar to the wildlife park at Comrie which I always enjoy and which has a similar variety of animals. These family run businesses do not enjoy the vast numbers of visitors, the financial resources and investments that zoos... More 

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7 attraction reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 via mobile

Such a waste. Could have such potential but is run down and neglected. The animals look well fed and cared for just very disappointing elsewhere.

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Elgin, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Got nice pics thought price was bit to much had a nice day there didn't thi how far from bus stop to where we were going as didn't have our car but it was a last min to go there as we were in inverness decided we would go saw lots of nice animals which one bite my patner as... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
10 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We visited here yesterday 2 Adults & 3 Kids (one of whom is under 2 years of age) we were £31 & pretty unimpressed from the very beginning, the older lady was quite abrupt & not friendly or helpful at all. The park & animals itself is pretty cr*p, okay I wasn't expecting Busch Gardens Florida but where are the... More 

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Additional Information about Black Isle Wildlife & Country Park

Address: 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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