Welsh Mountain Zoo
Near The Beaches Hotel in Prestatyn
The Welsh Mountain Zoo, located in the hills overlooking Colwyn Bay, is just a 35 minute drive from us here at The Beaches Hotel, Prestatyn. It is known as the National Zoo of Wales whilst also being the oldest and most established too. Its founder, Robert Jackson, opened the doors to the Zoo in 1963 after pursuing his dreams in the conservation of rare and endangered species in the world.
About Welsh Mountain Zoo
The Zoo currently houses over 140 different animal species all housed within 37 acres of lush green Welsh land. They house Big Cats, Primates, Birds, Reptiles, Bears, Meerkats, Children’s Farm animals to name just a few! Not only does the Welsh Mountain Zoo boast conservation of animals, this also extends to their gardens, conserving flora and fauna with seeds and plants from around the world!
Why not make the day even more special and arrange the opportunity to help a Zookeeper feed some of the animals! With so much variety, you really must allow the whole day to see everything!
Visit their website for more information, opening times, ticket prices and to book.
Welsh Mountain Zoo, National Zoo of Wales,
Phone – 01492 532938
Images taken by Shaun Wilson and provided by The Welsh Mountain Zoo.
Why Stay With Us at Beaches Hotel
After a fun day out at Welsh Mountain Zoo the Beaches Hotel is the perfect base to return to where a warm welcome and luxury accommodation awaits you. Wine and Dine in the fabulous surroundings of the Promenade Bistro Bar or Bryn Restaurant. Enjoy an early night in your spacious and luxurious guestroom and wake up to the sound of the sea.
We look forward to welcoming you to the Beaches Hotel near the Welsh Mountain Zoo.
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