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Yorkshire Wildlife Park

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Doncaster, England
+44 1302 535057
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Enjoyable Afternoon

Myself & my 16yr old son visited today (19th July), before the schools break up. This being our 3rd... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Yorkshiregirl29
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East Riding of Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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"WOW" loved this place can't wait to return.

This was our first time at the park and was blown away by our experience. The park is so clean, we... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Andy W
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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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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 and Giraffes plus around 400 other animals including 70 different species! Yorkshire Wildlife Park is a fantastic place to experience a truly breathtaking walkthrough wildlife adventure! Kids can enjoy our many indoor and outdoor adventure play zones and adults can relax in our themed dining outlets. Join us for special events through the year including Summer Safari Nights, Easter Adventures and our famous Christmas Fair! Looking for an extra special experience? Why not book onto an exclusive VIP behind-the-scenes tour and get even closer to the wildlife!
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  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“polar bear” (371 reviews)
“big cats” (163 reviews)
“large enclosures” (171 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Doncaster, England
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+44 1302 535057
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"big cats"
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"large enclosures"
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"squirrel monkeys"
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"painted dogs"
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"animal enclosures"
in 170 reviews
"plenty of picnic areas"
in 87 reviews
"annual pass"
in 192 reviews
"all ages"
in 328 reviews
"indoor play area"
in 119 reviews
"animals seem"
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"plenty of places to eat"
in 73 reviews
"building work"
in 79 reviews
"great family day"
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"food outlets"
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"value for money"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Myself & my 16yr old son visited today (19th July), before the schools break up. This being our 3rd trip here. I had pre-booked tickets, but was asked for my son's student card which he doesn't have until Sept, but he's in the 16-18 category,...More

Thank Yorkshiregirl29
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was our first time at the park and was blown away by our experience. The park is so clean, we hardly saw a piece of litter anywhere which is incredible as there was at least 8 coach loads of school parties. The staff are...More

Thank Andy W
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Reviewed yesterday

Recently accompanied a group of school children. Brilliant day .lovely setting ..well layer out ..clean tidy and well set out.

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Well where to start an amazing place we were there over 4 and half hours and that with 2 children. With special needs and sometimes difficult to hold their attention . We managed to see otters lions tigers monkeys and the list goes on ....More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

While on holiday in Yorkshire we happened to come across a leaflet for the wildlife park. It was the fact they have polar bears that made us want to visit. OMG!! There is so much to see, it took a lot longer to go round...More

Thank Kevin D
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We took our grandson who isn’t two yet. He really enjoyed getting close to the animals. Although it was very busy, because the animal enclosures are very large there was ample room for everyone to see them. Staff were great, The only improvement I think...More

Thank Sue A
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Been a few times with a year's pass and its always a good trip. Parking is grand, sensible facilities and the animals are great. Fantastic play facilities for kids too. The only downside is the catering: the main fast food place is overpriced and pretty...More

Thank JungProfessional
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This must be third or fourth visit and every time there is more to see. Watching the capybaras swim was a highlight.

Thank Treeesh
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place is almost on our doorstep and yet we have never visited until today We were very impressed with how spacious and clean the place in spite of the large number of school parties visiting. Very large compounds with plenty of animals to see...More

Thank Phil J
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our first visit and most impressed with the layout and overall feel to the park. Maybe we were lucky but we managed to get a great view of virtually every animal in the park and were thrilled to see the Tigers and Polar Bears in...More

Thank William R
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Sam E
5 July 2018|
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Response from Tonidominique | Reviewed this property |
Yes, last time we visited we needed to do this. Depending on your arrival time you may have a little walk to do.
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h0llieberry
31 May 2018|
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Response from annieDoncaster | Reviewed this property |
No reptile house....
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Barbara E
26 May 2018|
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Response from TheJacquesTravels | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are and it is also quite suitable for disabled people.
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