Accessibility

ARRIVAL AND CAR PARKING FACILITIES

There is a disabled/accessible car park immediately on the right as you enter the main driveway. It is within easy access of our park Info Desk where you can pay your admission and receive all information about park accessibility including guides and maps.

Accessibility Information

Due to the natural terrain of the park wheelchair access is limited in some areas and therefore wheelchair users receive free entry and carers receive concession entry price.


FULL Access To THESE Areas

– Info Desk & Photo Hut
– Dinosaur Museum & Dinosaur Show
– Dinosaurus Playzone and Gift Shop
– All Food Outlets
– Meerkats, Lions, Baboons, Sea Lions, Reptile Room, European Wolves, Tortoises, Hornbills, Genets, Skunks, Tropical Birds, Encounter Area

Access At Your Own Discretion

– Wallabies, Emu, Pelicans, Train, Penguins, Black & White Lemurs, Tropical House

Inaccessible areas For Wheelchairs

– Pharaoh’s Tomb, Primates, Hudson Bay Wolves, Racoons, Coatis, Japanese Gardens,  Capybara, Critter Caverns, Dinosaur Valley


TOILETS

There are toilets located in the main square that have a ramp access.
There is a disabled/accessible toilet opposite our Timber Wolf enclosure, again this has a ramp access.
There is a disabled/accessible toilet and changing area on the flat at the back of our soft play area (this toilet does not have a hoist).

Please see our park map for details of Disabled/Accessible Toilets locations HERE

ANIMAL TALKS AND ENCOUNTER AREAS

For the Meerkat talk there is a slope into the enclosure where we can accommodate a wheelchair.

The Sea Lion show is accessible for all.

Animal Antics, where you can meet some of our smaller residents up close, takes place at the bottom of the front main lawn, which has a sloped pathway to it. There is a presentation and seating area on the flat.

EXPERIENCES

The pre bookable animal experiences that have accessible enclosures are the Meet and Greet a Sea Lion, Swim with a Sea Lion and Lion Feed experiences. Please be aware there is a slope to and from these enclosures. Please phone the Info Desk on 01271 882486 for availability and more detailed accessibility information.

PARK TERRAIN

The park is set in a valley at the top of Combe Martin village. From the disabled car park to the Sea Lion enclosure there is a flat pathway, this area also includes access to our Information Desk, Photo Hut, Café and Soft Play Area. The soft play area includes a café and disabled/accessible toilet with changing facilities.

There is a sloped pathway down one side of the park which includes the Meerkats, Timber Wolves, Alpacas, Genets, Great Grey Owls and Lions enclosures.

The pathways past the Sea Lions enclosure and through the wallaby field are not suitable for wheelchairs, mobility scooters or for those who may have walking difficulties. The Tomb of the Pharaohs and Critter Caverns only have steps as access.