Address: Isle of Wight Zoo, Yaverland Seafront, Sandown, Isle of Wight, PO36 8QB
Phone Number: 01983 403883
Opening Hours: Current opening times.
Isle of Wight Zoo is a walk-through zoo in Sandown on the Isle of Wight.
This family-run animal attraction is located near the sea front at Sandown on the site of an old Fortress. The attraction has a number of exotic animals to see and specialises in big cats and lemurs. They have tigers, lions, jaguar, monkeys, meerkats, wallabies, raccoons, coatis, giant Madagascan rats and a number of bird species including owls. There is also a small animal indoor handling area with guinea pigs and rabbits and a farm animal area.
Daily scheduled guided tours around the different zoo areas occur at regular intervals and there are also daily meet the wallabies sessions for £2 per person (as at June 2014), children under 10 will need to be accompanied by an adult. There is also a children’s play area. Caters for birthday parties and experience days.
- Free car parking.
- Shop selling gifts, toys and souvenirs.
- Farm shop.
- The Zootique Cafe serves light lunches, snacks, cakes and beverages.
- Picnic areas.
Before you start your journey to Isle of Wight Zoo for your day out, we recommend that you check their website or contact them to confirm opening times and admission prices.