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
  • Wi-fi 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

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

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TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2020
  • Excellent
    1775
  • Very Good
    341
  • Average
    72
  • Poor
    22
  • Terrible
    2

Recent Reviews:

  • Hazey42
    West Wycombe, United Kingdom
    A great venue for adults and children
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 19th September 2020
    Visited with my (adult) daughter. The primates and birds all appear to before rescue situations, or rehomed from other zoos where they were struggling for various reasons. They appear to be well... Read full review
  • Barry E
    Harpenden
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Family visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 20th September 2020
    Family visit to a small zoo. All the animals here have been rescused in some way, which adds to the charm. Several heart breaking stories amongst them. Zoo itself is fully disabled friendly except... Read full review
  • Lozbell88
    Sidcup, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Excellent.........
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 24th September 2020
    Pleasant couple of hours, we thoroughly enjoyed seeing all the animals and reading about there sad stories. Social distancing is very possible here and staff are very friendly and information (at a... 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 Small Visitor Attraction of the Year - Gold 2017
  • Regional and Miscellaneous -TripAdvisor - Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor - Certificate of Excellence 2018
  • 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
  • Visit Isle of Wight AwardGreen Star - Gold - Visit Isle Of Wight - 2019/20 Green Star - Gold - Visit Isle Of Wight - 2019/20 2019
  • Visit England Awards -VisitEngland Award - Best Told Story 2018 VisitEngland Award - Best Told Story 2018 2018
  • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2020
  • Regional and Miscellaneous -2019/20 Beautiful South Awards for Excellence Gold 2019/20 Beautiful South Awards for Excellence Gold 2020

Opening Times

Open (1 Apr 2020 - 30 Sept 2020)
DayTimes
Monday10:0017:00
Tuesday10:0017:00
Wednesday10:0017:00
Thursday10:0017:00
Friday10:0017:00
Saturday10:0017:00
Sunday10:0017:00
Open (1 Oct 2020 - 31 Oct 2020)
DayTimes
Monday10:0016:00
Tuesday10:0016:00
Wednesday10:0016:00
Thursday10:0016:00
Friday10:0016:00
Saturday10:0016:00
Sunday10:0016:00

* Last entry one hour before closing.
Please see www.monkeyhaven.org for further details

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