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Porfell Wildlife Park & Sanctuary

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Porfell Porfell Porfell | Trecangate, Lanreth, Liskeard PL14 4RE, England
+44 1503 220211
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Lynne

A very enjoyable visit.The talks were very interesting and my granddaughter enjoyed being able to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Lynne B
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Stepping back in time

From the start a frosty welcome by a lady in the shop, who clearly has worked there too long to be... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
kimmers1205
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Cornwall, United Kingdom
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Porfell Porfell Porfell | Trecangate, Lanreth, Liskeard PL14 4RE, England
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+44 1503 220211
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A very enjoyable visit.The talks were very interesting and my granddaughter enjoyed being able to touch the animals/reptiles that were used in the talks.The animals looked well cared for.The food in the cafe was very enjoyable and was served by charming people. A very pleasant...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

From the start a frosty welcome by a lady in the shop, who clearly has worked there too long to be enthusiastic towards our children even after we were paying £38 on entry for 2 adults 3 children, we continued in through the gates had...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited today for a friends little boys 5 year old birthday. The animals were lovely although it was like stepping back in time. The part that Ruined it for us was our visit to the tea room.....the lady server seemed put out by having...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Recently visited and surprised at the variety of animals there. The information plaques on the respective enclosures make you stop and appreciate how lucky these animals are to be here. The enclosures give the best for the occupants and they genuinely seem happy to be...More

Thank sandy25132015
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

went here with my mum and 14 or old son, was great to see deer so close and the otters, nice place to visit, cafe was great too

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very disappointing visit. We took our 2 granddaughters aged 4 & 6. The lady in the reception area was very abrupt and not at all welcoming. She looked bored stiff and explained everything about the park in a very perfunctory way. We had a...More

Thank Flossie737
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This sanctuary was only up the road from our lodge we were staying at. Lovely place and animals and each animal has a story. We watched the owl show and had a cream tea in the tea room. Nice half a day out and not...More

Thank alli-g37
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place. Price perfect. Little run down but its one of the smaller attractions where the entrance fees get spent on animal welfare and preservation. Great talks about some of the reptiles and owls followed by opportunity to meet the animals. Good information given about...More

Thank johnjoytatt
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really wonderful place to visit with the family. I took my 11 year old daughter and she thought it was great. Because its a sanctuary it is a very relaxed environment and wonderful that some of the small animals are free to roam as they...More

Thank Stef S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely little rescue centre, unlike the fancy zoos this little place has nothing but well looked after animals which are kept in large enclosures. I loved the fact the peacocks were so tame and that you could feed the ponies and the deer. Nice...More

Thank Lucy E
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Claire P
28 September 2017|
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Response from tracey10d | Reviewed this property |
hi we went when it was drizzle. it would be better in he dry weather as a lot of it outdoors bu thither are covered areas. take a umbrella if you go when its raining!
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Lisa1357924680
11 August 2016|
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Response from james h | Reviewed this property |
Very possibly,The staff all seem very helpful and I did see a man with a beautiful Rottweiler in the cafe area. Hope this helps
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Wendy S
3 February 2016|
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Response from Jamie Q | Reviewed this property |
no disabled access no disabled parking very rough ground
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