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Monkey Haven

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Fantastic afternoon

Visited with 4 yr old twins. First and Most important these animals look so happy and well looked... read more

Reviewed yesterday
styles7781
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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Great afternoon out.

So much more than monkeys! The staff gave us a lot of time, answering our questions, and the talks... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
JChurch83
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Leamington Spa, 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...more
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Staplers Road | Five Acres Farm, Newport PO30 2NB, England
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All reviews keeper talks rescue centre rescued animals eagle owl lovely little place well worth a visit isle of wight different species keep up the good work couple of hours play area lovely place to visit small place few hours free return within days gift shop all ages
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited with 4 yr old twins. First and Most important these animals look so happy and well looked after, we saw lots of them ‘monkeying around’ even on a cloudy grey day. They engage with the keepers and obviously each other. Secondly, this place is...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

So much more than monkeys! The staff gave us a lot of time, answering our questions, and the talks were really informative. The animals were well cared for and had very unique personalities. The owls were beautiful and fascinating. We really enjoyed our visit and...More

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Kelly W, Happiness Team at Monkey Haven, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Many thanks for your lovely 5 star review and recommendation. We're delighted to hear you had a great afternoon and enjoyed spending time with our animals and keepers. Don't forget you have a free seven day return, so please feel free to pop back and...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a really good afternoon here, staff were very friendly and helpful, great afternoon very much recommended.

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Kelly W, Happiness Team at Monkey Haven, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks so much for your 5 star review, recommendation and lovely pics! We're thrilled you had a great afternoon and hope you'll swing by again soon :)

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited on a chilly morning, but the monkeys were on fine form. One of the lar gibbons and my 7-year-old had fun singing to each other. I also enjoyed the owls - some of the largest I had seen. We had brought our own...More

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Kelly W, Happiness Team at Monkey Haven, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Many thanks for your lovely review. We're chuffed to hear you had a lovely time and found the haven to be charming place. We're more than happy for our visitors to bring a picnic but the tea room are pleased to hear you'll give them...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

We took our two Grand daughters here for a day out on the last day of the school holidays . They are 8 and 3 .We had no idea what to expect but it couldn't have been better . There seemed to be something happening...More

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Kelly W, Happiness Team at Monkey Haven, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We're so pleased you came along with your grand daughters and we really appreciate you taking the time to leave us such a lovely review - Thank you! It's lovely to hear we exceeded your expectations and we're delighted to hear you had a great...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fantastic!!! The best animal place I have EVER been - every single thing spotless, tidy, every enclosure, all the grounds, cafe, toilets all immaculate and all the staff lovely , Enthusiastic and passionate about what their doing. Wondering if why everything is so clean and...More

Thank Sarah H
Kelly W, Happiness Team at Monkey Haven, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for your fantastic review! We're thrilled to hear we are the best (and cleanest!) animal place you've ever been too - this makes us extremely happy! We do hope you you'll swing by and say hello again very soon :)

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fantastic day out for anybody that likes monkeys. They are so entertaining and kept in such a lovely environment. The children's play area is very good and the cafe and shop are excellent. We visit regularly.More

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Kelly W, Happiness Team at Monkey Haven, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It's so lovely to hear you are regular visitors to the Haven and we thank you for your ongoing support and wonderful review. It's always lovely to receive feedback from our regulars and we're glad to hear you had a fantastic day. Many thanks and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am supporting a relative with learning difficulties and we had an exceptional visit to this little haven! The keeper talk by lily-May was informative, interesting and interactive!! And also humorous! The animals were all contented and well cared for. There was so much to...More

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Kelly W, Happiness Team at Monkey Haven, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to leave such a lovely review, we're so pleased you both had an exceptional time! It's great to hear you downloaded the app too, and enjoyed following the trail. I will pass your comments on to Lily-Mae who will be...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice and clean little zoo. Keepers talks were interesting and enjoyable. Worth to come early and hear the Gibbons sing their morning song.More

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Kelly W, Happiness Team at Monkey Haven, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're so lucky and never tire of listening to the beautiful gibbons singing in chorus, it's an amazing sound! Thanks for your lovely 5 star review, we're chuffed you had a great time and found your experience to be fun and educational. We hope you'll...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place, clean, well-signposted. Excellent experience, wall laid out and obviously care so much for the rescued animals. The talks with the keepers are a must and even give photo chances with the owls. If you stay for all the talks this is a good...More

Thank David R
Kelly W, Happiness Team at Monkey Haven, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're so pleased you had a fabulous experience and much appreciate your lovely review! It's great you attended the keeper talks - this is the best way to get to know the animals and the keepers love to share their knowledge and funny stories with...More

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L0nd0nlass
11 August 2018|
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Response from Biggus D | Reviewed this property |
My 3yr old, 8yr old & 12yr old loved it. Was a beautiful day though ( which always helps ). Just take two umbrellas, problem solved. Has a nice play area also.
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Sylvia R
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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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