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Monkey Haven

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Staplers Road | Five Acres Farm, Newport PO30 2NB, England
+44 1983 530885
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Wonderful animals, wonderful caring staff.

It's so obvious that all the animals are loved and that their welfare is the most important thing... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
rosierat
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Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
Happy (& very loved & cared for) Animals in a super setting!

We visited just after opening time and were greeting by the amazing gibbons "singing" to one... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Lynne S
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Sandown, United Kingdom
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Welcome to Monkey Haven - your gateway to the wild and wonderful world occupied by our closest relatives in the animal kingdom. We're a happy home to whooping gibbons, cheeky capuchins, birds of prey and many more exotic creatures. We care for monkeys and other animals in need, in our lovely sanctuary outside Newport. Monkey Haven is a Gold Award winning attraction with plenty for you to see and do, so why not swing on by and visit us soon!
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“rescue centre” (29 reviews)
“rescued animals” (24 reviews)
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Staplers Road | Five Acres Farm, Newport PO30 2NB, England
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+44 1983 530885
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It's so obvious that all the animals are loved and that their welfare is the most important thing. The staff are very knowledgeable and friendly and will happily answer questions and chat, and I was made to feel very welcome. I was particularly impressed by...More

Thank rosierat
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited just after opening time and were greeting by the amazing gibbons "singing" to one another! We had a good chat with Donald who told us they love to show off and also how they came to be at Monkey Haven. Many have had...More

Thank Lynne S
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We decided to spend the day in the IOW and chose to visit Monkey Haven. It is small but so well set out we really hope they develop this sanctuary. Wonderful staff, clean and tidy facilities and, above all, they are providing such an outstanding...More

Thank Alan J
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is such a wonderful place to visit, we go every time we visit the island. Go at opening (10am) and you get a real treat of the different gibbons calling (singing) put to each other. The Lemurs join in and in can go for...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fantastic, really well run place! My husband and I enjoyed a lovely few hours here looking round and listening to all the informative talks given by Keeper Charlotte (he even held a snake!). The odd few negative reviewers on here clearly didn't embrace...More

Thank Jen84_12
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Brilliant for all the family. Lots of different monkeys and other animals to see with opportunities to see feeding and interact with some of the animals, such as the reptiles and tortoises, at scheduled times throughout the day. A play park for the kids, lovely...More

Thank Rachel O
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited today with my husband, daughter and son. Had an amazing time, the whole place is amazingly clean, tidy and a brilliant environment for the animals. They are so lucky to have a safe, happy life there. We met the founder who was very welcoming...More

Thank jayliam08
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great few hours here. Great talks, monkeys and owls. Also for £5 you can have your own owl made. We booked with our Red Funnel tickets and got a brilliant price on both.

Thank Helen T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great visit to monkey haven with our 4 year old daughter. Site is exceptionally clean and is very well maintained, great playgrounds for younger and older children too. Loved seeing all the different species of monkeys and Charlotte did great talks on all...More

Thank Caroline B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely talks by Charlotte, a member of the team, who knew every animal in each enclosure by name and was incredibly intelligent around all topics. The displays were fresh and interesting, the park was clean and easy to navigate, and the work this charity does...More

Thank Will A
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Sylvia R
8 April 2018|
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Response from 69fredy | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes it is. They have very good fascilities and ramps for all areas.
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Sylvia R
8 April 2018|
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Response from European-Bookworm | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The area is outdoors and is relatively flat. Ramps are used instead of steps so all the monkeys will be easily seen.
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Alishajade22
1 April 2018|
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Response from LewisRS7 | Reviewed this property |
Agree with last comment, easy to pay as you go through. You may be able to pre book though, surprised if you couldn’t.
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