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Wildwood Trust

Address: A291 Canterbury Road, Herne Common, Herne Bay CT6 7LQ, England
Phone Number: 01227 712 111
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Ranked #3 of 48 things to do in Herne Bay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Dover, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We visited during half term , it was very busy and the car park heaving . Bright but cold day .as soon as we entered we found signs saying "aminals asleep for winter" ...we found this repeated many times around the park. The play park is great , lots to do for all ages . The park is in the... More 

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London.England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

This was a very interesting place which was not expensive.there were a variety of animals some of them endangered. For example there were buffalo, deer, otters and many others and the setting amongst the trees in a wood made it very appealing. The restaurant was inexpensive and the food good. It will appeal to families of all ages and to... More 

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Herne Bay, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

This is a relatively small wild life park, but well worth a visit especially with young children. There is a play area and a cafe. The management are working hard for the environment and wild life. obviusly they can't control the weather and,like us, the animals prefer to be indoors when it is cold and wet.

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

This place has to be one of the best outdoor attractions for miles around. It just keeps getting better. The setting is in ancient woodland, and the park has been created as a rambling route through the trees, snaking on for what seems a very long way. Like a good garden, there is a surprise around every corner. The variety... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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23 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Nice to see animals in a more natural setting. Went in winter while it was raining so many of them were either napping or hibernating. Favorite would be the wolves. Loved it there. So peaceful and serene.

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herne bay
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13 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

We have visited Wildwood on a number of occasions as we tend to take visitors with children there. Our last visit was the first time they had the drop slide which certainly added to the attraction for children. It can be a bit hit and miss depending on the weather and the visitors. We have been disappointed in the past... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Our son had visited several times with Hadlow College but we hadn't. We very much enjoyed our visit. The otters were enchanting, curled up in their Holt and I particularly liked the Harvest mice. The staff looked busy building the new bear enclosure and clearing the paths. I presume the paths were so stodgy because the staff were using equipment... More 

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Herne Bay, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Have been a member for 13 years and still the kids and us enjoy everyday there. Isn't really anything to dislike. Toilets are clean. Park is huge.

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Chatham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

enjoyable walk around the kent countryside with the opportunity to take photograhs of wild animals in reasonably large enclosures.

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Dover, United Kingdom
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3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We started to visit Wildwood last summer with our grandchildren. The children love the animals, woodland paths and most of all the huge playground. We enjoyed it so much that purchased a yearly family ticket. We tend to take a picnic as the children enjoy this but there is a basic menu available in the cafe on site

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