How to reach Colchester Zoo

Rhinos at Colchester Zoo

Colchester Zoo is located just south of Colchester, between Chelmsford and Ipswich. It is situated on Maldon Road in Stanway. Address: Maldon Rd, Heckfordbridge, Colchester CO3 0SL, UK. Get Directions Colchester Zoo is easily accessible by bus and train, and you can even travel by car or cycle.  By Train The Colchester Town station is the closest train station … Read more

Hotels near Colchester Zoo

Visitors at Colchester Zoo

There are undoubtedly many zoos in the UK, but there is no match to Colchester Zoo’s unique diversity of species and the activities it hosts. If you are coming from outside Colchester to explore Colchester Zoo and and other nearby attractions, we recommend the following six hotels.  To help you decide, this article on hotels … Read more

Colchester Zoo map

Child at Colchester Zoo

What if you are about to arrive at Colchester Zoo’s Australian Rainbows exhibit, and suddenly your kid wants to go to the washroom? Or announce that they are hungry and can’t take a step forward? Colchester Zoo is a massive wildlife attraction with over 5000 animals sheltered in different animal enclosures spread over 60 acres … Read more

Colchester Zoo Pass

Colchester Zoo Pass

The Colchester Zoo pass has numerous benefits, such as unlimited entry for a year, a discount on gift shops and restaurants, access to annual special events, and many more! Your Zoo Pass will become active from the date of purchase and be valid for one year.  After purchasing of Colchester Zoo Annual Pass, you will … Read more

Restaurants in Colchester Zoo

Gorilla eats at Colchester Zoo

From breakfast to lunch to mid-day snacks and dinner, Colchester Zoo has everything to kill your cravings! The zoo provides a unique culinary experience amidst nature and wildlife, which is worth experiencing. Colchester Zoo has a total of 16 restaurants and smaller kiosks offering a wide range of food and drink options. These food outlets … Read more

Colchester Zoo animals

Animals roam around Colchester Zoo

Discover over 180 species of animals at Colchester Zoo and learn about things you might not have seen or heard before.  The animals and birds at the Zoo Colchester are showcased in 35 different enclosures, each imitating the creature’s natural habitat.  This article shares a list of animals you can see at Colchester Zoo. Aardvark … Read more

Opening hours of Colchester Zoo

Leopards at Colchester Zoo

Colchester Zoo opens at 9.30 am all through the week. However, its closing time varies with the season.  During the peak season of April to October, the zoo closes at 4.30 pm on weekdays, and on weekends it remains open till 5 pm.  During the rest of the year, the wildlife attraction closes at 3.30 … Read more