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“Great day out”
Review of Hamilton Zoo

Hamilton Zoo
Ranked #2 of 67 things to do in Hamilton
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: The North Island's largest Zoo is home to over 600 native and exotic animals and set amidst 25ha of lush and tranquil surroundings
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

This is great my twins loved all the animals and enjoyed getting to walk around and have a look. Good coffee which is a must if you have twins like me.

Thank erint288
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Where to start? Fabulous staff and reasonable priced. Each time we have gone the animals have been out. It's just great to see the animals well cared for and for the zoo to keep developing it. Just a great place to take the kids.

Thank hkwats
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Took the Grandies to the zoo to fill in a dreary afternoon. Should have known better. A lot of the animals where hiding from the weather. There was still quite a lot to see though and mostly it was a pretty good experience. A good selection of animals and some beautiful birds. The volunteer in the Chimp house was very helpful and informative and we all enjoyed it. Love the natural habitats they have created. We found the signage for directions was a bit lacking and not all that clear. The wetlands would be a great stroll on a lovely day. I'm sure on a fine day it would be lovely. Good facilities for picnicking and an ok café too.

Thank IvanovichC
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

Quality over quantity wins again as the Hamilton Zoo shines brightly! They have a great mixture of diversity as well as individuality with their resident animals. I was very impressed with how well everything was maintained, how well the park has been engineered, and how well cared for the animals seemed to be. Go check it out!

Thank Colin N
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

For a city of Hamilton's size, Hamilton Zoo has a surprisingly large range of animals including giraffes, zebras, tigers and cheetahs as well as few not so common inclusions such as my favourite, the painted hunting dogs. Beautiful grounds to stroll around for a few hours, lots of great picnic spots and an onsite cafe. An excellent day out and place for the kids to burn off some energy!

Thank erinbburke
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