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Philip's Animal Garden

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Alto Vista 116, Noord, Aruba
+297 593 5363
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Half-Day Animal Sanctuary Tour in Aruba
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Philips animal garden is a nonprofit organization. We do not rely on governmental support and get our resources entirely out of tours, theme-days and donations. The funds acquired will be solely and fully used to guarantee the wellbeing of the animals in several ways, such as: The safety and cleanness of the environment (habitat). All the required and necessary (expensive) vaccines that differ per animal. To provide for the specific maintenance and specific diets which are required to guarantee health and longevity of the species. Veterinarian care.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“feed the animals” (160 reviews)
“animal lovers” (53 reviews)
“love animals” (29 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Alto Vista 116, Noord, Aruba
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+297 593 5363
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"feed the animals"
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"animal lovers"
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"love animals"
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"animals seem"
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"animal rescue"
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"fun feeding"
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"well taken care"
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"exotic animals"
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"utv tour"
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"small bag"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is an animal sanctuary in Aruba. The area is well maintained, and the staff was very helpful. The animals all appeared very happy and well taken care of. Once you arrive, you pay an entrance fee and receive a small bag of treats (mostly...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We started our UTV tour here and loved it! We were given a bag of carrots and food pellets for the animals. As soon as you enter the donkeys we're ready to eat! The ostrichs were cool and ate right from your hand. Our favorites...More

Thank Kara4030
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MarktheVolunteer, Guest Relations Manager at Philip's Animal Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Kara4030, Thanks for your review of Philips Animal Garden, our all animal rescue habitat. Around Aruba Tours is the only off road tour company that includes Philips Animal Garden as part of the tour package, happy to read you and your family enjoyed your time...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Phillips animal garden after we left the donkey sanctuary, my mother and I, and Philip the owner was at the gate when we arrived. there’s a $10 admission fee and with that you get a bag of food pellets and carrot sticks with...More

Thank Shaewillsen
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MarktheVolunteer, Guest Relations Manager at Philip's Animal Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Shaewillsen, Thank you for visiting Philips Animal Garden and for all of your nice comments for our all animal rescue habitat. You like many others had the chance to meet Philip (the owner) as he is on site almost everyday to make sure that things...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this place whilst on the "Aruba Fauna Tour" through El Tours. We were greeted by a friendly staff, provided with bags of animal chow/carrots and given a brief tutorial on how to feed the animals. The animals were most excited to see us!...More

Thank Michael v
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MarktheVolunteer, Guest Relations Manager at Philip's Animal Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Michael v, Thank you for your review of your time spent visiting Philips Animal Garden during your recent trip to Aruba. It really is nice for us to read that our all animal rescue habitat is the best part of someone's vacation experience in Aruba.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a tour from our resort via our Sunwing advisor and Philip's Animal Garden was our first stop. Alejandro was our guide and he had a lot of knowledge about the animals and it was clear that he cared about them as well. He...More

Thank Erin G
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MarktheVolunteer, Guest Relations Manager at Philip's Animal Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Erin G, Thank you for visiting Philips Animal Garden and for your excellent review of you and your groups experience at our all animal rescue habitat.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place, really peaceful and the people running the place are delightful! Thank you for such a wonderful experience. It’s so nice to see such a range of animals so well looked after! We’ll be back again before we leave Aruba! X

Thank Chillel W
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MarktheVolunteer, Guest Relations Manager at Philip's Animal Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Chillel W, Thanks for visting Philips Animal Garden, looking for to your return to our all animla rescue habitat!!!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this place after driving around the area. We talked to the guys in the ticketing booth to get the gist of what this place was. We were convinced and paid the $10/person entrance fee. We also each got feed bags of carrots...More

Thank Erin M
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MarktheVolunteer, Guest Relations Manager at Philip's Animal Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Erin M, Nice to read that you found Philips Animal Garden as being a "Cool", we like that very much, thank you!!!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were with a small group of eight with EL Tours. Our tour guide for this stop was Alejandro, who was both knowledgeable and fun. He made sure each individual in our group was able to participate as much as they wanted to. The animals...More

Thank cindyrae1
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MarktheVolunteer, Guest Relations Manager at Philip's Animal Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

cindyrae1, Thank you for visiting Philips Animal Garden and for your nice review of your experience interacting with our rescued residents.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went on the UTV tour today and had such a great time!!! So worth it!!! Included in the day was free hotel pickup and drop off and a walk through the animal farm. The animals seem very well taken care of and it was...More

Thank Hope S
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MarktheVolunteer, Guest Relations Manager at Philip's Animal Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hope S, Thank ayou gain for another 5 star review of your experiance with Around Aruba Tours and Philips Animal Garden.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a UTV tour around the island and all I can say is AMAZING!! Our guide Toto was the one of the nicest, down to earth people I have met on this island. He even rerouted our excursion just so I could see some...More

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MarktheVolunteer, Guest Relations Manager at Philip's Animal Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your review of Around Aruba Tours and your shout out for Toto your tour guide.

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Sammy S
June 11, 2018|
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Response from Michael v | Reviewed this property |
I do not recall any gift shop. Still a fun place to visit though!
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Cindy M
January 21, 2018|
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Response from MarktheVolunteer | Property representative |
All of the snakes that have been rescued are all housed inside enclosures that can only be accessed by the staff of Philips Animal Garden.
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D3261FW
October 4, 2017|
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Response from MarktheVolunteer | Property representative |
Currently there is not.
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