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Lakeland Wildlife Oasis

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Lovely

This is not a big wildlife park but is wonderful. The animals are clearly kept wonderfully and it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Janine M
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Great for little ones

Spent a couple of hours here with my 2.5yo. The staff were really friendly and attentive to my... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Laura H
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Bedale, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“snow leopard”(42 reviews)
“fruit bats”(15 reviews)
“red squirrels”(12 reviews)
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Established for over 25 years, the Lakeland Wildlife Oasis hosts an incredible collection of insects, fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals. Perfect for families, the zoo is an all-weather attraction combining lush tropical halls and outdoor...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Hale, Milnthorpe LA7 7FE, England
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+44 15395 63027
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an amazing little zoo,I booked my 2 granddaughters keeper for the day on 30 August 2918. They had a wonderful time with Debra. The interaction with the animals blew them both away (age 12 & 13) they both came away full of enthusiasm...More

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Wildlife O, Manager at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Jan, Thank you for your positive review! Debs was very pleased to hear that your two granddaughters had such a goot time! We hope to see you again Lakeland Wildlife Oasis

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not a big wildlife park but is wonderful. The animals are clearly kept wonderfully and it was one of the few places I've been to where you can almost walk around the animals. Some of the enclosures are open and allows the animals...More

Thank Janine M
Wildlife O, Manager at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Janine, Thank you for leaving such a positive review. We are so glad to hear you had such a good time! Your comments will be passed onto the entire team here at Lakeland. Lakeland Wildlife Oasis

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a couple of hours here with my 2.5yo. The staff were really friendly and attentive to my daughter; chatting to her about what she'd seen etc. We loved the free ranging animals, we weren't expecting to get quite to close! Glad we visited in...More

Thank Laura H
Wildlife O, Manager at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Laura, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are happy to hear you had a good time at the park. We are building in more sheltered walkways and indoor visitor areas into our long term development strategy - we are very...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Treated our 11 year old daughter to a zookeeper experience for her birthday. It was absolutely brilliant. Because the zoo is small she got involved in all sorts of cleaning out and feeding jobs. Naomi was patient and knowledgeable and made it a very special...More

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Wildlife O, Manager at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your positive comments - its great to hear you had such a good time. I'm sure our keeper Naomi will be equally as pleased to see your review!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited here one weekend after looking for 'days out' ideas in the area and we were not disappointed - we ended up buying an annual pass after our first visit so we could come back whenever we wanted! Especially perfect now that the new...More

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Wildlife O, Manager at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your positive review - we're so glad to hear you had a good time and we're even happier to hear that you're now part of the family! I will ensure these comments are passed onto the team.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lakeland Wildlife Oasis is easily accessible, good value for money and offers so many different options to enthrall youngsters ( and adults). From the leaf cutting ants to the snow leopards it never ceases to amaze. We took our grandson of eight years and he...More

Thank Christinestebbs
Wildlife O, Manager at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us and for leaving such positive feedback in your review! I will ensure this is passed onto the entire team here at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recently visited with family and we had such a great day. Our 4 and 2 year old loved the animals and the play area. The lemurs were amazing and very tame. The variety of animals for a small park is excellent. There was a baby...More

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Wildlife O, Manager at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thankyou for taking the time to review us - we really do appreciate your feedback. Your comments have been passed onto the team. Lakeland Wildlife Oasis

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a good day out including my grand daughter who is 18 months old All the staff were excellent , very helpful and pleasant All the animals seemed very healthy and interesting were the unusual animals as well as the popular meerkats, squirrels, and...More

Thank BarbaraPeter S
Wildlife O, Manager at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Barbara, Thank you for taking the time to review us - these positive comments have been passed onto the team. Lakeland Wildlife Oasis

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not having kids handy to use as an excuse has never stopped us visiting the many zoos and wildlife centres that we've come across on our travels around the world, so this was no exception. It's a bit like the Tardis - looks small and...More

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Wildlife O, Manager at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us! We're so glad to hear you had such a positive time here at the zoo. I have passed your comments onto the team - Neil in particular was very happy to see your review! Lakeland Wildlife...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited yesterday with my family who I'd dragged along after hearing about the new snow leopard cub. All of the staff we spoke to were very friendly and helpful, but I have to say my favourite thing (other than the beautiful snow leopard trio)...More

Thank Jess G
Wildlife O, Manager at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Jess, Thank you for taking the time to review us and for all your positive comments! I will ensure these are passed onto the team. Lakeland Wildlife Oasis

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Jackie312243
10 September 2018|
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Response from Stephanie M | Reviewed this property |
No dogs allowed as some of the oasis the animals roam free.
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Susie B
8 August 2018|
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Response from elainesteedman | Reviewed this property |
It is all on level ground with paths leading all around the site, so I would say it was accessible for wheelchair users. The staff were very kind and friendly
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Honest84
28 July 2018|
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Response from Wildlife O | Property representative |
Thankyou for your query. We still do handling sessions within our bug encounter and meet the reptiles talks - animals typically used in these are cockroaches, stick insects, land snails, skinks and snakes. We do not... More
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