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Wye Valley Butterfly Zoo

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Fun visit.

We really enjoyed our visit. Butterflies were beautiful. The maze had us thinking. The golf was... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2019
once-in-a-81u3m00n
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Birthday outing

We had a lovely day here for my sons birthday, the online offer was a bargain at just £5.50 for 3... read more

Reviewed January 4, 2019
82HaM
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Talybont-on-Usk, United Kingdom
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The Wye Valley Butterfly Zoo provides an ideal space to experience beautiful, free-flying, tropical butterflies!Use our identification sheets to find out about our butterflies & hunt for caterpillars and chrysalis along the way!We are ideally set in...more
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Symonds Yat West, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6DA, England
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+44 1600 890360
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All reviews magnifying glass beautiful butterflies crazy golf mini golf hedge maze different species green house other attractions few hours combined ticket value for money lovely experience great fun great place to visit couple of hours year olds staff were friendly
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place very friendly. Butterflies are amazing . An inexpensive worthwhile experience. Imagine in the summer a great day out .

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank lindagif66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our day out, very reasonably priced too! A huge variety of butterfly’s, at which you can get so close to! A lovely set up to which means you can wonder around to your hearts content! I have seen a lot of reviews about...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank TomWelshy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In truth, didn't know what to expect, we pulled in to the carpark and went into the shop, children under 5 was free, that's a bonus with a 3 and 1 year old, we decided on the butterfly zoo and hedge maze, it was pleasant...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 153deanj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great place to visit. So many beautiful Butterflies there flying around , such vivid colours . Well worth a visit if you are in the area

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank David M
Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

I went here to take pictures of the many and varied butterflies on show. The staff were friendly and willing to answer questions. Car parking and entrance fees more than reasonable. Although I was on my own the families attending seemed to be having a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank harry843
Reviewed February 5, 2019

Last August, with my wife and daughter who cares for her mother, we saw the adverts outside of the Butterfly Zoo. Because of my wife's Dementia I thought it was ideal for her. After making enquiries we left after 10 minutes without making any payment....More

Date of experience: August 2018
9  Thank harrydianec
Reviewed January 30, 2019 via mobile

Found this after looking for things to do in the Wye area. Went with my boyfriend and paid for all 3 activities, the butterflies, and crazy golf and the maze. We came early and it was nice and quiet and had the golf and maze...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MLOwens08
Reviewed January 23, 2019

Had a lovely visit but 10 days later got a £100 fine- you need to know that you start to get charged from the moment you pull off the main road until the moment you leave and get back on the main road. We arrived...More

Date of experience: December 2018
5  Thank Camjn04
Reviewed January 22, 2019 via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit. Butterflies were beautiful. The maze had us thinking. The golf was fun. You get out of it what you put in. Only downside was no hot drinks on site in the middle of the winter season but luckily the hotel...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank once-in-a-81u3m00n
Reviewed January 4, 2019 via mobile

We had a lovely day here for my sons birthday, the online offer was a bargain at just £5.50 for 3 activities. The staff were all very friendly and we really enjoyed being able to bring our own picnic and sit in the picnic refuge....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Cheryl L
August 1, 2018|
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Response from s0lar14 | Reviewed this property |
Or in our case completely unjustified. Had to prove our case to have the fine rescinded. No apology from them. Avoid at all cost.
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Julie J
April 5, 2018|
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Don’t know there are disabled spaces but I’d be careful as they scan your car plate as you go in so you need to check on the pay meter
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August 25, 2017|
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DecisionSuccessful Assessor NameSophie Taylor Assessor summary of operator case The operator has issued the Parking Charge Notice (PCN) as the appellant has failed to purchase sufficient parking time to cover the period of... More
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