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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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3rd visit ...Goatland!

After hearing all the bad press about this place possibly closing we decided to go and have a nose about and see what was happening at the park. This was our third visit and... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
team_mayhem
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hertfordshire
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hertfordshire
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6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After hearing all the bad press about this place possibly closing we decided to go and have a nose about and see what was happening at the park. This was our third visit and small improvements are being made...slowly. Although the place is still in need of a paint job and someone with a strimmer tidying up the place. The... More 

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Thank team_mayhem
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place has a great potential to be much better but it seems that it lacks the support from local community and council. It probably had better days in the past as you can see that a lot of money was put there but it seems that they are making little money to keep up with running all they use... More 

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Thank Eduardo N
Gillingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I get the impression that this park could do with a huge injection of cash! On saying that, I don't think that the staff were giving 100%. When we got there the admission room was locked and we had to stare through the window for the door to be opened for us. We were then informed that we could give... More 

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1 Thank crookandchurn
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dirty. Animals looked uncared for. And was expensive for what it is. I won't be back. Has gone down hill over the years

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Thank Ashleigh S
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I was in the area on a holiday and whilst my family all headed to a theme park, I have a one year old daughter who would have been to young to go on anything, me and my partner decides to take her to this country park instead. We spent around two and a half hours here and had good... More 

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1 Thank Steph6195
Hong Kong, China
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9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

You are not likely to find it if you only follow the sign posts. Animals are few and ordinary. I asked about the lemurs at the ticketing office, but they forgot to tell me that the lemur area was closed that day.

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1 Thank Changnf
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

Do not go unless you like pigs, donkeys and chickens, animals don't look very well cared for and enclosures overgrown, the most annoying thing was the meerkat enclosure and lemur enclosure were locked up and was told they had to get rid and that no zoo had them anymore even though 2 weeks ago at Edinburgh zoo they were there.... More 

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1 Thank Graham P
Dufftown, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

Went with my daughter (2) and niece (6) on Monday afternoon, not the best wildlife park going. Enclosures seemed very run down and in desperate need of repair/upgrade. Birds seemed cramped with little entertainment. Walkways were overgrown with weeds and nettles. Doubt I'd go back again and would recommend people go to the one outside aviemore.

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2 Thank Chris S
Dufftown
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

I have been visiting this park for years with my family and have always enjoyed the experience, ok it's old world but where else do you get the chance chance for close interaction with animals and be able to feed them. The Creatures all seemed well fed and happy to me. My grandchildren love it

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TORROX, SPAIN
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

It is my birthday today and I wanted to go to the wildlife park as I had been there four years before and really enjoyed it, and it is only ten minutes from our home on the Black Isle. The same could not be said today, it is run down, lacking in animals and not value for money at all... More 

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