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Monkey World

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| Near Weymouth, Wareham BH20 6HH, England
+44 1929 462537
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A Return Visit

This has to be one of my favourite places to visit. Very accessible and easy to get around and when... read more

Reviewed today
Edward J
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Littlehampton, England, United Kingdom
So happy to have finally visited monkey world

Made a trip from Runcorn to Dorset just to visit monkey world and it did not disappoint. After... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Vicki A
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Runcorn, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“rescue centre”(231 reviews)
“gift shop”(384 reviews)
“keeper talks”(86 reviews)
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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| Near Weymouth, Wareham BH20 6HH, England
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+44 1929 462537
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"tv show"
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"monkey business"
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"jim cronin"
in 75 reviews
"different species"
in 74 reviews
"large enclosures"
in 72 reviews
"mobility scooter"
in 55 reviews
"their lives"
in 69 reviews
"rescued monkeys"
in 62 reviews
"love monkeys"
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"all ages"
in 226 reviews
"value for money"
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"great family day"
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Reviewed today

This has to be one of my favourite places to visit. Very accessible and easy to get around and when the sun is out you can lose track of time. The work that goes on at Monkey World is just breathtaking the pet trade around...More

Thank Edward J
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Made a trip from Runcorn to Dorset just to visit monkey world and it did not disappoint. After watching the tv show for years it was time to go and see it in real life. We arrived just before lunch and went straight in staff...More

Thank Vicki A
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Reviewed yesterday

Saw Monkey World on TV and decided to make a day out to see what it was like. Although the coffee and cake was disappointing at the the cafe (the cakes were stale) the lunch (burgers and chips) were actually really nice. The monkeys were...More

Thank Rich J
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My Husband & myself had such a great day at Monkey World, late last year, & have we have spoken about it ever since, we decided to take the whole family on a short break, to Dorset , this June, so we can all go...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Definitely worth a visit, wear comfy shoes and have a rain coat. We arrived mega early so was able to park down by the entrance. Not only was this a bonus but it also meant we could leave our picnic in the car and return...More

1  Thank Chele P
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Reviewed 2 days ago

What a fabulous job this sanctuary does for all the primates. Worth every penny of entrance fee. Glad you have made a home for the ones you have rescued. And well done for the monkeys born within the sanctuary. Keep up this amazing work.

Thank JJWis
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited on the day of the Royal wedding, and came on the train down from London, which despite the train to Wool from Warhead not running for engineering works, presented no problem. An adequate bus replacement service followed by a quick cab ride (and...More

1  Thank Hdley
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I felt like I was made a monkey of during this visit. First - no free pass for carers. Disgusting, as most attractions provide this service. Secondly, both the men's and ladies toilets were filthy and very smelly. This was at opening time but it...More

3  Thank rallinbude
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Me and my daughter visited for her birthday treat. If I am honest, it is not something that would normally interest me and I went “under sufferance”. My opinion was changed and I thought it was amazing! The prices reasonable, staff helpful, displays interesting. I...More

1  Thank Sean F
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Hubby & I went to Monkey World for the day. It was £12.50 for him & £9.50 for me as I have a student card. I thought it was well worth the money and very cheap considering the upkeep of the monkeys and staff. We...More

1  Thank MrsHMK
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Joan K
1 May 2018|
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Response from Dawn W | Reviewed this property |
Packed lunch and drinks. Found food expensive and busy. More fun for kids.
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nottergirl
18 April 2018|
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Response from bobokitten | Reviewed this property |
Lots of seating. My mother in law took her walker. It was a little uneven but so worth it.
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