We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Yorkshire Wildlife Park

Features Animals
Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Review Highlights
delight

love going here mind you now the grandchildren getting bigger when they visit I say come on you... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
janice w
,
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Really enjoyed it!

I really enjoyed my visit to the park, the animals seem very relaxed and content. From what I could... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
NathanHin275
,
Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Read all 6,881 reviews
4,486
All photos (4,486)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“polar bear”(388 reviews)
“big cats”(170 reviews)
“large enclosures”(183 reviews)
About
The Yorkshire Wildlife Park is a unique walk-through wildlife park located just outside Doncaster, South Yorkshire. YWP brings families in touch with some of the world's most beautiful and at risk species inc Polar Bears, Black Rhino, Lions, Tigers...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Contact
Doncaster, England
Website
+44 1302 535057
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (6,881)
Filter reviews
6,867 results
Traveller rating
4,760
1,556
351
121
79
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
4,760
1,556
351
121
79
Show reviews that mention
All reviews polar bear big cats large enclosures squirrel monkeys painted dogs animal enclosures plenty of picnic areas annual pass indoor play area animals seem all ages great family day food outlets plenty of places to eat value for money packed lunch ice cream
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 6,867 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago

love going here mind you now the grandchildren getting bigger when they visit I say come on you know where we going bless them they just smile , a very nice day out for young or old

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank janice w
Reviewed 4 days ago

I really enjoyed my visit to the park, the animals seem very relaxed and content. From what I could see they are provided with plenty of enrichment as well as having large enclosures with plenty of space to roam around and be alone if they...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank NathanHin275
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great entrance system, looks like take hours, but zoom in. The animals are so well kept and look happy. Staff excellent, shop very dear for gifts. Great day out.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank donnyman047
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great day out with lots to do from start to Finnish, lots of cafes all around the park even more to see

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Keith E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Throughly enjoyed our day, much more impressive than we thought. If you've got a good camera you will be spoilt for Photo Opps .... get yourself there

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Paul H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our visit , so much to walk round and the animals are very close unlike at some other places . We loved the giraffes and the baboons . Great indoor play area and a nice cafe selling decent milkshakes.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Flowerhalford
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well maintained and the animals look happy enough. Nothing like the old ‘London zoo’ cages of a few years back. Had really good view of most of the animals missing out on bears and only fleeting glimpse of leopards. The only downside was the expensive...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank rogerc372
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely park with excellent facilities for all weather conditions. We visit regularly and often in groups. One of our fav places to go in Doncaster

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 62kayleighm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderful place, for a whole day or even just a couple of hours and as it kept my two teenagers entertained that’s definitely a positive in my world. Well spread out, with some great Areas where you can walk amongst the Lemurs and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Becky B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was easy to find , adequate parking but as we’ve found with most wildlife parks the price can feel steep when your in large groups however we like to offset that by believe this revenue goes to the well being of the creatures. The park...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BORN-READY
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 21 nearby hotels
Ramada Encore Doncaster Airport
633 reviews
2.79 km away
Best Western Premier Doncaster Mount Pleasant Hotel
1,271 reviews
2.92 km away
Hotel Campanile Doncaster
359 reviews
3.65 km away
Travelodge Doncaster Lakeside
448 reviews
3.90 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 626 nearby restaurants
Miller & Carter
944 reviews
.85 km away
Safari Cafe
63 reviews
.17 km away
The Hayfield Fishing & Shooting Lodge
78 reviews
.74 km away
The Badger
53 reviews
1.48 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 132 nearby attractions
Bawtry Paintball & Laser Fields
1,119 reviews
4.81 km away
The Vulcan Experience
941 reviews
2.93 km away
Yorkshire Tactical Airsoft The Pines
16 reviews
4.86 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Sammid00
30 December 2018|
Answer
Response from amyxmx89 | Reviewed this property |
It’s slightly cheaper to book online not by much though.I just find it easier to do it online.
1
Vote
helenjjenk
14 November 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from demonwrangler | Reviewed this property |
Hi no they are not x
1
Vote
Harry W
19 October 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from MarkTL | Reviewed this property |
YEs, free, but book ahead
0
Votes