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Address: 8500 Enterprise Road, Myrtle Beach, SC 29588
Phone Number: 843-650-8500
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Day at the zoo with the grand kids

We took our 10 & 7 year old grand children to this zoo on a very hot day in July. They have been to many zoos and they said this was one of the best! They'd like to go back... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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Syracuse, New York
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Syracuse, New York
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

We took our 10 & 7 year old grand children to this zoo on a very hot day in July. They have been to many zoos and they said this was one of the best! They'd like to go back again. One of the nice things is there's lots of shade. Most of it is under trees. Just follow the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

We are 29 & 31 and we visited Myrtle for our honeymoon. We decided to visit Waccatee and it was so much fun! Hours of walking around & feeding animals! Monkey farting at my husband (hilarious!) to a squirrel following us for peanuts, and even a peacock tour guide! Even in December the weather was perfect for a light jacket... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Yes, it's not the typical concrete zoo. It reminds me of the farm that my mom used to live on in North Florida. Fact is, there were a ton of animals to see and my kids enjoyed every second with them! They sell large and small bags of feed that you can give to most animals and you can buy... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

My family and I visited here on our family vacation. My kids love zoos, we have visited over 30 along the east coast and midwest. This "zoo" is one of the saddest places I have ever visited, I wish I would have looked into it before I visited. The cages these animals were in, is so horrible!!! The black bear... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

I found this zoo to be very different from any zoo I have ever been to. It had a zoo and farm feel. My son, husband and I visited during our vacation this past week. All three of us really enjoyed ourselves. I liked the more personal up close feel of the animals. We got some really nice pics. Also... More 

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Brampton, Canada
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Lots of animals to look at. The kids loved it and it's a nice drive to get there. There is a lot of shade because the zoo is in a forest with a large tree canopy. There are lions, zebras, kangaroos, camels, monkeys, peacocks walking around freely, and lots of birds.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

The animals are definitely closer than they are at the zoo. We had a peacock block our path for a while, and several of the animals just kind of roamed around. Young children will definitely enjoy.

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Winchester, Virginia
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

The people that care for these animals obviously love them. The admission price is very reasonable and we used a coupon for a discount. Bags of feed are available if you want to purchase it. The zoo is easy to navigate and there is a concession stand if you are hungry or need a drink. It was a hot day... More 

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Charleston, West Virginia
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

This was a wonderful surprise for our entire family. We didn't know that Myrtle had a zoo. This is a wonderful small zoo. Very cost effective and a great way to spend some quiet quality time with the family. Not crowded. You can feed the animals also. Peacocks just walk around freely. They were beautiful!

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El Paso, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

This "zoo" was horrible. No water to be seen and the temperature was already sweltering in the early morning. The animals banged against the cages and fought one another for food. The enclosures were entirely too small for the large cats. The cougar in particular showed signs of neglect with a too large belly from a complete lack of exercise.... More 

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