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Gatorland

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Gatorland is so much more than just alligators at a price that won’t put a “bite” on your vacation experience! At 110- acres, you’ll find something for everyone with thousands of alligators and crocodiles, an aviary, an incredible breeding marsh and...more
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14501 S Orange Blossom Trl, Orlando, FL 32837-6699
Hunters Creek
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed June 11, 2005

While visiting Orlando, my family spent a 1/2 day at Gatorland and enjoyed every minute. It is just a nice change of pace after spending previous days in the hustle and bustle of Disney. We enjoyed the nostalgic, old-Florida, roadside attraction feel of this place...More

19  Thank CSmithATLGA
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

We took two of our boys with Another couple with their 11 year old. I really question me as to what I was expecting but it was a mixture of horrid and unnerving experiences. They do have lots of Gatores; all shapes and sizes. A...More

49  Thank MrChoudhury
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Reviewed yesterday

I had the time of my life seeing Gators after dark. Our Adventure Guide Michael was incredible! He shared with us his years of experience with all the animals and we even met a tarantula! Feeding the gators was the highlight for our group. I...More

1  Thank SusieT4887
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

LOVED this place! It was fun walking around to all the different exhibits and reptiles. We got to see a live venomous show, alligator wrestling and feeding, and even got to take a photo "wrestling" one for an extra ($10). Well worth the price of...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Cool place to visit or take out of town guests. Lots of gators, of course, but a variety of other animals as well. The white alligators were really cool. The shows are included and are entertaining. Not too much walking; the place is laid out...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I’ve got mixed feelings over this place. I can see why people say it’s cruel (there really is no excuse for the size of Chester’s enclosure) but then other enclosures are fantastic. Some of the staff were brilliant (Steven the gator wrestler is an absolute...More

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gatorlandorlando, Manager at Gatorland, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi, Thank you for your review. We are in the process of constructing new exhibits for Chester and the white alligators. Although their exhibits exceed required standards and they are very happy animals, we agree that larger and more natural exhibits are always better. Stephen...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I am appalled by the way that I was treated at this park. My spouse and I were in Orlando on our anniversary trip. We decided to go to gator world since we had never been. Being a clinical psychologist from up north where there...More

1  Thank Q5947FBsandran
gatorlandorlando, Manager at Gatorland, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Sandra! I am so sorry that this happened to you! However, we are Gatorland, not Gator World. Gator World is a seperate facility about an hour away from our park. If you are still in town, please come visit us. We cherish each guest...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

A good day out when you have the weekend off from the theme parks, never too busy , so good for a Saturday or Sunday in between parks.

Thank joanne977
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a great place for all ages. Go on your own or watch the scheduled shows. Gators of all sizes and other animals as well. We went as a couple and spent about 3-4 hours there.

Thank Christine H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went as a party of 4 adults and 2 kids (aged 10 & 9). Had a great day. Wrestling gators show is a must. Very funny and well presented. Absolutely loads of gators of all sizes and shapes. Food outlets not up to much but...More

1  Thank RichardL322
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I enjoyed the second visit to Gatorland even more than the first, 10 years later. Thrilled to see Chester, eater of dogs is still alive and well. Lots of ground to cover and things to see. Feeding alligators chunks of turkey dog is my absolute...More

2  Thank ruthlessrocks
Reviewed 1 week ago

This. Was. Awesome. My daughter decided she wanted to feed gators hot dogs by flashlight as her 10th bday present; so off to Orlando we traveled. We stayed with my brother (an Orlando resident) and it was his first time on this tour as well...More

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Wander809867
October 7, 2018|
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Response from Jude1960_G | Reviewed this property |
About four hours depending on whether you want to see all the shows
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Litlunsmummy
September 17, 2018|
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Response from AndyC2760 | Reviewed this property |
Grunt package includes a train ticket (not that great), a photo op sitting on a gator and a pack of hot dogs to feed the gators. You can buy all of these separately when you are there if you are unsure. It wasn’t a huge... More
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