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Yorkshire Wildlife Park

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The Yorkshire Wildlife Park is a unique walk-through wildlife park located just outside Doncaster, South Yorkshire. YWP brings families in touch with some of the world's most beautiful and at risk species inc Polar Bears, Black Rhino, Lions, Tigers...more
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Doncaster, England
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All reviews polar bear big cats large enclosures squirrel monkeys painted dogs animal enclosures plenty of picnic areas annual pass animals seem indoor play area all ages great family day food outlets plenty of places to eat packed lunch value for money ice cream
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Reviewed today

Booked a VIP Polar Bear experience which we cannot recomend highly enough. It was a truly unforgatable experience to spend some time with these magnificent animals and the Rangers; Hannah & Josh. Being so close to the bears is quite extraordinary and a very emotional...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Chris C
Reviewed yesterday

Visited YWP 4 years ago and was keen to go back. A 50th birthday meant a booking to see and feed the giraffes. This was very enjoyable although a little expensive. Loved walking round the park and seeing the polar bears, baboons and lions to...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Cumcanny
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is not your typical zoo at all- the animals all have loads of space and are obviously well cared for with enrichment a highest priority to prevent boredom. The keepers were informative and friendly. It's not huge, so you can easily see all the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Snupy11
Reviewed yesterday

Bit of a queue to get in but very reasonable cost. Paddocks and exhibits are well laid out and spacious. The lemur wood walk through was great fun although the whole place was very busy. I went mainly to see the polar bears and was...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great day out. Good variety of animals.One of the better zoos that I have been to over the years. Highly recommend a visit

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank davidcW8771BJ
Reviewed 5 days ago

Probably the best animal attraction I’ve been to. As you wander around looking at animals there are plenty of other activities to do. 3 play areas with different equipment to keep children entertained. Information on the animals is good and the animals all looked healthy....More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank kimquinn592016
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited again and had an enjoyable afternoon. We pre-booked tickets online, but when we arrived we were surprised to see that there was no discounted prices for advanced booking. We were given a 20% discount voucher for the cafe - no use to us...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank KristaW466
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Came to Yorkshire wildlife park with my 8 year old son. Had a fantastic day and managed to see everything. We especially loved the giraffes, lions, lemurs and tigers.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank sarahcF9384BG
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fantastic day out with lots of activities and amazing animals.beautiful surroundings and friendly team. Wonderful!! Our grand children loved it!!

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank adelelax15
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I booked tickets online the day before for 2 adults as it stated it was £18 each for adults if you booked online rather than £20 on the day. When we arrived to the wildlife park I discovered that the price on the day was...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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May 11, 2019|
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Response from Tony B | Reviewed this property |
The disabled toilets are fab (I'm disabled so I used them) loads of rooms even hoists. Some paths aren't wheelchair friendly, but alternatives are available. Loads of ramps too.
March 30, 2019|
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Response from T9707NTcharlotte | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, I didn't see any whilst I was there unfortunately.
February 27, 2019|
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Response from cobbo41 | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure on this, as I thought you chose specific date on calendar. Although saying that I am sure if you phone early they will sort. Good luck & happy birthday to your boy!!!!