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Address: Whipsnade, Dunstable LU6 2LF, England
Phone Number: +44 1582 872171
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Enjoy an epic day out at the UK's largest Zoo. Set in 600 acres of...

Enjoy an epic day out at the UK's largest Zoo. Set in 600 acres of panoramic scenery and rolling Chiltern Hills, and with over 2,741 unique animals and 193 different species ZSL Whipsnade Zoo is a group adventure you will never forget!

See the elephants on their daily walk around the Zoo, view the majestic rhino in their huge paddock, meet our lion pride, spot the cheetahs as they speed by and don't forget to look up our lofty giraffes too!

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Great day out

The best zoo I have visited. So good we have become members and go on a regular basis. Lots of open space and animals are in very large enclosures.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Damian P
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Dunstable, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We visited in early February 2016 - two pensioners and our 3 year-old grandaughter. £55 to see some turkeys, two sealions, two really bored-looking donkeys and a tiger that just paced 20 feet back and forth doing an impression of an asylum inmate. Went on the bus around the zoo. Nice fields - saw something moving in one of them... More 

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Dunstable, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The best zoo I have visited. So good we have become members and go on a regular basis. Lots of open space and animals are in very large enclosures.

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Thank Damian P
Swansea, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I visited the Zoo with my boyfriend in the Summer just gone. I am a big lover of animals so this is the best day out for me. This was the first time to Whipsnade for me and I must say it is a very good Zoo. It has so much to offer where we watched the Sea Lion show,... More 

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Thank Kayleigh H
Dunstable, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Just up the road from where we live but love to visit although rather expensive but worth it. Even though our grandchildren are teenagers they still enjoy a visit.

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Thank Jan G
Dunstable, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I am very lucky to live close to Whipsnade Zoo (hear the lions at night; the elephants and train during the day) so can visit it for a short walk or a longer look with friends and family. Yes, I "joined" and have enjoyed all the benefits of that membership, upgrading to Fellow after 3 years. It just gets better... More 

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Brownhills, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited here with our rriends who live near. However we didn't seem to see many animals as quite a lot were inside due to the weather. There is an indoor play but we arrived at 3pm and was told it was closed as the place shuts at 4pm so kids were disappointed. (I do believe you can book so might... More 

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Thank Carly S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Best time to go animals are more active even slightly puzzled as to why there are visitors . Whipsnade is a great day out if you live close by you should definitely get a season ticket

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Thank Andrea M
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

great day out at the zoo, so many amazing animals and privileged to see the elephant herd out for their daily walk around the zoo, meerkats, tigers lions and the lemurs all in great condition and nice big enclosures.

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Thank Hawksmoor58
Dunstable, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a brilliant place for the family to have a fantastic day out the staff are really friendly and helpful

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Thank Mark S
Luton, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Much revamped and improved Zoo.Good cafeteria area and shop area.Large paddock where animals rome,much evidence of animal breeding success and contented healthy animals,plus a sprinkling of new animals such as Sloth Bears

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