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Zoo de Castellar

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Cerro Del Moro S/N | GPS Settings, 11350 Castellar de la Frontera, Spain
+34 607 91 03 93
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A lovely little find

At first I was quite sceptical about visiting this zoo as I heard it was a rescue zoo. I was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
8427Abi
via mobile
Lovely little zoo

We had a great time here as a break from the beach. There was a school trip there while we were... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
PRGirlLondon
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“honey bear” (22 reviews)
“black panther” (13 reviews)
“rescue centre” (10 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Cerro Del Moro S/N | GPS Settings, 11350 Castellar de la Frontera, Spain
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+34 607 91 03 93
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"couple of hours"
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"baby monkey"
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"worth a visit"
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"animal sanctuary"
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"fantastic place"
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"amazing animals"
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"animals including"
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"desert fox"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

At first I was quite sceptical about visiting this zoo as I heard it was a rescue zoo. I was worried that the animals may not look well etc. However, I was completely wrong. All the animals looked healthy, happy and looked after. It was...More

1  Thank 8427Abi
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great time here as a break from the beach. There was a school trip there while we were there, but it didn't impact on our visit. There are a range of big and small animals and birds (tigers, panther, lions, flamingos, ostriches,...More

1  Thank PRGirlLondon
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst the staff were very pleasant the conditions nearly all the animals were kept in was appalling. If they have been rescued it must have been bad for this place to be a better option. Whilst there are good reviews if you look past some...More

2  Thank Damion N
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Excellent zoo where you can pet animals like lions, tigers and black panthers. We have visited the zoo 6 times now and each time there is a different experience. Well worth a visit.

1  Thank Mark H
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Visited the zoo with my parents and older daughter, we enjoyed looking round at all the creatures, feeding the animals in this relaxed and family friendly atmosphere. It was low season so not particularly busy and easy to move about and see the animals... not...More

Thank AJfinn
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

I was excited to visit an instiitution that supported the rehabilitation of wildlife. The staff was very professional and their stories of how they rescued these animals from terrible living conditions was heartwarming. We were able to safely handle some of the animals including an...More

Thank Angela M
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

Loved this place, it is amazing, where else can you cuddle a honey bear? Or stroke a lion cub, the staff do an amazing job the animals look happy i would go back in a heart beat

Thank sue p
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

My kids love this place they did not wanted to leave. being so close to the animals and very nice caretakers. Will go back soon .

Thank Infinity Rental... M
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Well what a find this was. 50 Euro family of four entry fee. You get to interact with the animals including for us a 4 month old lion cub..which was so amazing for all of us, an ocelot, Lemur, snake, honey bear. This really was...More

Thank Fiz A
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Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

I visited with family including young children and teenagers. There was a lot of interaction with the animals which were appropriately kept and visible. People with mobility problems would have problems getting around the “natural” paths, food is not available as visitors are relating with...More

Thank SandiHo
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Annemarie O
25 March 2018|
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Response from Angela M | Reviewed this property |
Try getting to Malaga and then taking a bus to Castellar. The Zoo is a 15 minute walk from downtown :)
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Melanie M
16 July 2017|
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Response from Tim W | Reviewed this property |
It is about an hours drive. Take the toll road or the coast road following the signs for Algeciras and Cadiz. If you come off the toll road and then head on the coast road you will see signs for "Valderrama". Go up that road... More
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Ccart
3 December 2016|
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Response from Suleman K | Reviewed this property |
There are specific times when cats and others animals are out of the cages or you are allowed in. It is around 4 o'clock but you should check times with the part itself. you can phone in , go bit early and wait for the cats... More
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