Monkey Haven

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Animal Collection / Zoo

Staplers Road
NEWPORT
Isle of Wight
PO30 2NB

Tel: 01983 530885

Isle of Wight, Zoo, Monkey Haven, Things to Do, Meet Your Long Lost Relatives

Facilities

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Disabled Parking
  • Disabled persons toilet
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Wheelchair user accessible

Catering

  • Cafe - Tea Room
  • Catering for groups
  • Outdoor eating area
  • Picnic area
  • Refreshments Available

Children & Infants

  • Baby changing
  • Children’s packs - Activity booklets and trails for children
  • Children's Meals - Children’s picnic box.
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome
  • Highchair(s) available
  • Outdoor children’s play area - for the under 5's and 'Funky Monkey' Adventure Play area for 6-14

Establishment Features

  • Gift shop
  • Groups by arrangement
  • Groups welcome
  • Guided tours - Yes at various intervals throughout the day.
  • Guided tours by arrangement
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • Coach parking
  • Free parking
  • On site parking
  • On site parking close by
  • Parking (free)
  • Secure cycle parking

Payment Methods

  • MasterCard accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • In countryside
  • No Smoking Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction

Specialist Features

  • Cyclists welcome
  • Educational Groups
  • Family Fun

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given - Keeper talks at various intervals throughout the day.
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • Packed lunches available

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From East Cowes ferry, second exit at roundabout onto Well Road, A3021, A3054 to Newport. From the A3054 to Ryde turn right onto Park Road and follow until you reach a mini roundabout. Take the third exit onto Whiterails road, follow past Butterfly world and we are situated 800 yards on the right hand side. From Coppins bridge in Newport, take the Ryde road via Wootton and turn immediately right at the top of the traffic lights onto Staplers road. Follow Staplers road for about 1.5 mile and we are situated on the left hand side just past the Lavender farm.

From Yarmouth ferry, A3054 to Newport, as above.

From Fishbourne ferry, B3339 (Fishbourne lane), A3054 to Newport. Turn right out of the ferry terminal, at the lights turn right signposted Wootton/Newport. Follow the main road up through Wootton and at the top of Wootton High Street turn left at the traffic lights by the Cedars pub. Follow Station road until you reach the mini roundabout and continue over onto Whiterails road which merges into Staplers road. We are situated on the right hand side 800 yards past Butterfly world.

Public Transport Directions

From West Cowes Red Jet Hi-speed ferry: No. 1 bus route to Newport.

From Ryde Catamaran/Hovertravel: No. 9 bus route to Newport.

From Yarmouth ferry: No. 7 bus route to Newport.

For further bus information please contact Southern Vectis at www.islandbuses.info/ or +44 0871 200 2233 (bus times) / +44 01983 827000 (head office).


For further information please visit the Southern Vectis travel office at Ryde, bottom of pier or the Tourist Information Centre at West Cowes, opposite ferry terminal entrance and at Yarmouth, left of terminal.

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TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    1488
  • Very Good
    296
  • Average
    66
  • Poor
    20
  • Terrible
    2

Recent Reviews:

  • leepmac1974
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Wonderful
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 19th October 2018
    Really enjoyed our visit here, it was very well kept and the stories around the Primates were sad with happy endings. The keeper giving the monkey lunch talk was excellent. Would recommend a visit... Read full review
  • Lynne P
    Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    A very instructive afternoon
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 18th October 2018
    This is a wonderful place to learn about the monkeys, birds and reptiles. There is a keeper talk every few minutes which are very informative. A lot of the monkeys have been rescued from very... Read full review
  • Brendanchef
    Maidstone, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Best day out on the island
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 18th October 2018
    My wife and I had a great day out at the Monkey Haven. It is very reasonably priced. You could see that the animals were all very well looked after. The guide Lizzie I think her name was (in the... Read full review

Gradings

  • Quality Assured Visitor Attraction VB Attraction
Quality Assured Visitor Attraction VB Attraction

Awards

  • Visit England Awards - Small Visitor Attraction of the Year - Gold 2017
  • Regional and Miscellaneous -TripAdvisor - Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor - Certificate of Excellence 2018
  • Visit England Awards -Visit England Gold Accolade Visit England Gold Accolade 2017
  • Visit England Awards -Gold Accolade Gold Accolade 2016
  • Regional and Miscellaneous -2016/17 Beautiful South Awards for Excellence Gold 2016/17 Beautiful South Awards for Excellence Gold 2017
  • Regional and Miscellaneous -TripAdvisor Hall of Fame - 2015 TripAdvisor Hall of Fame - 2015 2017

Opening Times

Opening (10 Feb 2018 - 9 Feb 2019)
DayTimes
Monday10:0017:00
Tuesday10:0017:00
Wednesday10:0017:00
Thursday10:0017:00
Friday10:0017:00
Saturday10:0017:00
Sunday10:0017:00

* Open from 10 7 days a week
Closes at 5pm in the summer 4pm all other times.
Last entry one hour before closing
Please see www.monkeyhaven.org for details

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