Thrigby Hall Wildlife Gardens Reviews

Click here if this is your business
★★★☆☆
2.8 / 5
From 9 reviews
56% of users recommend this
Click here if this is your business
  • Value For Money

? Ask our helpful community of experts about this product or company
Thrigby Hall Wildlife Gardens - Ask a question now

Refine your search

Use the tools below to refine your search by only displaying reviews with a certain number of star ratings or to only show reviews from a certain time period. Eg click on '1 star' to just display the reviews we have which received a 1 star rating click or 'Within the last month' to display just reviews posted over the last month.

Latest Reviews

★☆☆☆☆

“thrigby wildlife park”

Written on: 18/04/2014 by TyroneLeblanc72 (1 review written)

Where can i start the animal enclosures look dirty to small for animals we saw tigers and other cats that were pacing up and down the same pattern like they were board the water in some enclosure were duty stinking and full of weeds the alligators enclosure smelt so much my son and daughter ran out and through up because of the smell in there not much of a play area for kids a couple of rope to climb on i think the admission price is to expensive for what their is we were round the zoo and back… Read Full Review

If you are commenting on behalf of the company that has been reviewed, please consider upgrading to Official Business Response for higher impact replies.
Report this review
★★★★★

“Great day out”

Written on: 22/07/2013 by WazG (1 review written)

What a great day out reasonably priced admission reasonably priced food in the restaurant clean tidy and very friendly staff. Lots of animals to see and lots to keep all ages occupied for the whole day. Thoroughly enjoyable. If you want to go back to your car for lunch or whatever you can get a stamp pass to get back in and it's only a minutes walk back to the car park. I would highly recommend Thrigy Hall for a top day out… Read Full Review

If you are commenting on behalf of the company that has been reviewed, please consider upgrading to Official Business Response for higher impact replies.
Report this review
★☆☆☆☆

“cruelty to animals”

Written on: 05/09/2011

in a party of 6 over sixties, 2 thirties and 2 four year olds, have never been more dissapointed and disgusted with the way animals are kept, surely in this day and age this is illegal. the big cats all pacing the same track in their small enclosures, obviously going out of their minds with bordem. crocodiles laid in stagnent water. in the bird enclosure there was different stages of dead birds decomposing stuck in the netting. all the grounds were just overgrown and unkept. the owners need to… Read Full Review

If you are commenting on behalf of the company that has been reviewed, please consider upgrading to Official Business Response for higher impact replies.
Report this review
★★★★★

“we visited thrigby in may 2010.there were 2 60 year...”

Written on: 08/05/2010

we visited thrigby in may 2010.there were 2 60 year olds,a 36year old and a 10 year old.we all really enjoyed our day.all the animals were out and very active.the staff were friendly and informative.we would deffinitely recommend a visit.if its warm take a picnic,if not the cafe was good value for money.we walked round the park twice because we didnt want to miss anything.good value all round!!… Read Full Review

If you are commenting on behalf of the company that has been reviewed, please consider upgrading to Official Business Response for higher impact replies.
Report this review
★☆☆☆☆

“what a disappointment!!, cages at thrigby hall are...”

Written on: 19/08/2009

what a disappointment!!, cages at thrigby hall are empty and dirty, gardens needing attention, not good value for money, you can see evrything in under 2 hours. The tropical house needed a good wash down, the willow patterned garen needed a paint up… Read Full Review

If you are commenting on behalf of the company that has been reviewed, please consider upgrading to Official Business Response for higher impact replies.

Guest's Comment

Written on: 22/07/2011

A very disapointing and quite frankly depressing visit.
Surely large cats are supposed to be in enclosures 50 times that size!
The snow lepard was pacing in a figure of 8!! Not a nice 'attraction'.
The Swamp House water was so stale stagnant and green, it was like witnessing slow torture
for the crocs! A poor solitary eagle owl sat on a perch in an area no bigger
than a public lav. I could not go any further, I felt quite sickened to think I had paid £10.50
This place needs to have a complete welfare inspection immediately to acertain if keeping these animals in
such smelly, petite, disgusting cages is humane.

Reply to this comment
If you are commenting on behalf of the company that has been reviewed, please consider upgrading to Official Business Response for higher impact replies.
Report this review Read 1 Comment
★★★★★

“Please don't miss out on the best day that you will...”

Written on: 16/06/2008

Please don't miss out on the best day that you will experience in this area… Read Full Review

If you are commenting on behalf of the company that has been reviewed, please consider upgrading to Official Business Response for higher impact replies.
Report this review
★★★★☆

“A very good 1/2 day out and I thought the admission...”

Written on: 12/02/2008 by peterj007 (1 review written)

A very good 1/2 day out and I thought the admission was very reasonable. I've not seen such a large crocodile and alligator exhibit anywhere else in the U.K… Read Full Review

If you are commenting on behalf of the company that has been reviewed, please consider upgrading to Official Business Response for higher impact replies.
Report this review
☆☆☆☆☆

“The woman on the front desk, who is about 80, is so...”

Written on: 23/06/2007 by escrivener (3 reviews written)

The woman on the front desk, who is about 80, is so rude, she snatches your money and at £16 for two adults it's a bloody rip off. We touched a brochure and she shouted £1.50 whilst snatching it back. You don't mind paying that kind of money when the place looks well kept, when the animals can move a little more freely and when they look happy. Thrigby Hall a disgusting place and I will be telling everyone not to bother… Read Full Review

If you are commenting on behalf of the company that has been reviewed, please consider upgrading to Official Business Response for higher impact replies.
Report this review
★★★★★

“Thrigby Hall Wildlife Gardens a wonderful park with...”

Written on: 22/02/2006 by carl Groombridge (20 reviews written)

Thrigby Hall Wildlife Gardens a wonderful park with great childrens play facilities. Tiger walks with a twist!!
The educational impact is limited with respect to information boards and conservation of the species. However the environment for both animal and person is pleasent.
Stimulation and enrichment for the animals has improved year on year. I visited in June 2005 and enjoyed the visit.
If you like crocs and tigers you will enjoy your visit… Read Full Review

If you are commenting on behalf of the company that has been reviewed, please consider upgrading to Official Business Response for higher impact replies.
Report this review
overview