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ZOOMARS Petting Zoo

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Address: 31791 Los Rios St, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3113
Phone Number: 949- 831-6550
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We're one of a kind and hay bales of fun. We're good times, friendly...

We're one of a kind and hay bales of fun. We're good times, friendly animals and the happiest folks you'll ever meet. For the past 30 years our little zoo has charmed more than three million visitors

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Fun with the animals!

Went with my two grandkids, 3yrs. & 10 mos., and daughter-in-laws! It was a fun day seeing the kids react to the animals and feeding them. It was especially nice for the older... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
pattywess
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San Juan Capistrano, California
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Lake Forest, California
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After reading some of the reviews, we were no sure how our grand children 4 and 6 would enjoy his attraction. The kids had a great time and did not want to leave. They goats, lamas, cow(?), rode horses, played in the corn. Parking is ample in the park next door and on site. The animals appear well kept and... More 

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Thank Christian M
Santa Ana, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We brought our 21 month old grandson here for his first exposure to farm animals. He was a little reserved at first, but all of the animals were gentle and the staff was great. He loved feeding the animals and petting them. He even had a pony ride and a train ride. There were a lot of people here, but... More 

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Thank Paula B
Laramie, Wyoming
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14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My kids, 2 & 4, love Zoomars (and so do I). This is a small, but very vibrant and hands on petting zoo. There are a wide variety of animals--alpacas, cows, horses, guinea pigs, rabbits, goats, pigs--not to mention a play structure, a small train, and a corn "sandbox" (I know I am missing some things...). We love Zoomars because... More 

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Thank Paige1976
San Juan Capistrano, California
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with my two grandkids, 3yrs. & 10 mos., and daughter-in-laws! It was a fun day seeing the kids react to the animals and feeding them. It was especially nice for the older one but the baby was a little too young.

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Thank pattywess
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you live farm animals and are visiting or live in Orange County, Zoomars is the place to go! You can hold the Guinea pigs and for a small fee even feed the animals. A "must go to" if you want a family fun day! Guided horseback riding for the young kids, I love this little petting zoo!

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Thank Val C
Pleasant Hill, Missouri
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79 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a wonderful petting zoo! Kept the grandsons, ages 4, 10, 11 busy and happy. The horse rides went well and the gentlemen were so nice and helpful. BIG joy for the boys was being able to feed the animals and pet them. Very nice. The train ride went over very well also.

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Thank The2Goods
Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

$8 for a 14-month young child sitting in a stroller? $10 for each adult, when the business is essentially a set of animal pens for toddlers to look at a few dirty critters? I've got money, thankfully, but I don't like being ripped off. This place was just desperate, with zombie staff (did they actually search for that man who... More 

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Paso Robles Wine Region, California
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6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

Wonderful place for young children to visit. Lots of animals to pet and a small train. Best for the preschool set

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Thank Mary S
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115 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

I enjoy taking my grand kids for a fun couple of hours of play time. They love sitting in the guinea pig pen and playing with the furry creatures. We have also been to a birthday party at Zoomars, which was great for kids under 10. There is a corn crib, pony rides, slides, and seasonally there is a hay... More 

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Thank KimBenTravelin
San Juan Capistrano, California
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22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

This is great for families with little kids and makes for a relaxing outing that is low key and fun for all. It is in the Los Rios district which features historic homes, and some shops and restaurants but for kids plans to eat at Ruby's which is in easy walking distance.

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