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Lakeland Wildlife Oasis

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Open Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Monkey feeding

We cane here for my birthday to feed the monkey's witch was the most fantastic experience . They... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
dgv09sophieb
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Staffordshire, United Kingdom
via mobile
Day out

Only just found out about this place. What a great little set up, I went originally to photograph... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2018
William T
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Skelmersdale, United Kingdom
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  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“snow leopard”(49 reviews)
“fruit bats”(14 reviews)
“red squirrels”(13 reviews)
About
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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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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All reviews snow leopard fruit bats red squirrels beautiful snow unusual animals the main attraction couple of hours outdoor exhibits gift shop few hours lovely afternoon indoor area big zoo keeper experience lemur enclosure leaf cutter ants great little place
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We have now had two fab days out here. The zoo is small but the staff are knowledge and the interaction really makes it. We were able to feed the meerkats, meet some reptiles and saw lots of the snow leopards. The children loved the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jane B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely day enjoying the displays, exhibits and animals. Neil was a very knowledgeable and helpful zoo keeper. Recommend you seek him out to enhance your trip !! Thoroughly recommend.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Wildlife O, Manager at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your positive comments - the team (Neil included!) will be very happy to hear you had a good time at the zoo.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We cane here for my birthday to feed the monkey's witch was the most fantastic experience . They were incredibly sweet and our keeper was very friendly and informative about the animals. It was made even better the fact it was just us two on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank dgv09sophieb
Wildlife O, Manager at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us - we are so glad you had such a positive experience at the parkl. Your kind comments will be passed onto the team. We look forward to seeing you again - we have lots of developments...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for a small area, good spacious enclosures, very helpful staff and nice cafe, maybe needs a few more animals but lots of development going on, think there getting crocs, new aviary and small antelope.More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Connector29456472336
Wildlife O, Manager at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us - your positive comments will be passed on to the team here at the zoo. We are indeed undertaking a number of developments this Winter that will see an increase in number of species on display...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took my granddaughter who is 2 yrs.Every thing was at het height so they dont have be pucked up They are beautiful birds walki g arounf freely.All the animals are small and well looked after. There is a small cafe.i would recommend it for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank toptog2014
Wildlife O, Manager at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us - we greatly appreciate your positive review.

Reviewed 11 November 2018

had a great time at this small wildlife park. ok, It wont take all day to get round, but there is definitely good points. we loved the tunnel through the snow leopard enclosure. The staff are very friendly and helpful, and the price of food...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank rik7307
Wildlife O, Manager at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We're so pleased to read your positive comments - they will be passed onto the entire team here at Lakeland WIldlife Oasis!

Reviewed 28 October 2018

Only just found out about this place. What a great little set up, I went originally to photograph the Snow Leopards. We spent about 5 hours had some lunch in the cafe. Really enjoyed the indoor part with insects and reptiles. Very polite staff. Will...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank William T
Wildlife O, Manager at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

Dear William, Thank you for taking the time to review us - your positive comments will be passed onto the team here at the zoo.

Reviewed 28 October 2018

We had never heard of Lakeland Oasis before last week, So on a whim we went on a nice sunny day in October 2018,The drive there is fantastic , it is set among beautiful countryside. It is that small we nearly drove past it. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank chrishansford
Wildlife O, Manager at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us. Your comments will be passed onto the team here at the zoo. In response to your difficulty photographing through various barriers at the zoo; this is something the team is aware of and is working towards...More

Reviewed 22 October 2018

This is my second time reviewing Lakeland Wildlife Oasis! We visited middle of September. It's still as amazing as my first review in 2017. I bring my clients who suffer from Dementia or Alzheimers here and am always guaranteed a wonderful experience for them irrespective...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TheresaTrustedCompan
Wildlife O, Manager at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Hi Theresa, Thankyou so much for taking the time to review us and for leaving such a positive review - your comments have been passed onto all the staff here at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis. We hope to see you again very soon! LWO

Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Extremely nice staff that go the extra mile to make it a special day for you. You could spend half an hour or 4 hours in this place. You can get really close to the animals without touching them which makes it more immersive. When...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank iOzie
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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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