Group bookings (12+ guests)

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Book as a group of 12 or more and enjoy fantastic discounts, great facilities and the perfect day out for groups in Hampshire.

Great group benefits:

  • 20% discount on admission
  • FREE welcome pack for the group leader on arrival including:
    • Guidebook
    • Park trail
    • 10% discount voucher for the gift shop
    • 10% discount voucher for food & drink
    • FREE all day coach parking within metres of the entrance
    • FREE entry plus a £5 lunch voucher for coach drivers (this is not included for education visits)
    • FREE advance visit for group organisers to help plan your day (please call in advance)

Group facilities

  • Large gift shop for souvenirs of your visit
  • Accessible toilets and baby changing throughout the zoo*
  • Picnic tables, benches and shelters in beautiful settings
  • FREE admission for children age 2 and under
  • FREE road train available all year round (subject to availability)
  • Wide selection of food and drink outlets
  • Wheelchair hire available (subject to availability, please call 01962 777407 in advance)*
  • Animal talks and events throughout the year
  • * See our Access Guide for more information (we were the UK's first zoo and are the only attraction in Hampshire to have a Changing Places toilet facility)

For all the information in one convenient place, please view our groups leaflet.

Booking a

Email Marwell Groups or call us on 01962 777965, (Mon to Fri from 10am-4pm).

It was truly brilliant and we all had a great day

Thank you again so much for yesterday and your help planning the event. It was truly brilliant and we all had a great day. You and your colleague were so helpful on the day and the lunch food was brilliant. Thanks again, we will definitely be recommending you!Laura, 15th May 2019

Group Day Ticket Prices (12 or more guests)

An opening times calendar can be viewed here.

Group Day Ticket Prices
Type of Ticket 4 April – 3 November 2019 4 November – 31 December 2019
Adults £16.80 £13.60
Children (3-16 years) £13.60 £10.80
Senior Citizen/Student £14.80 £11.60
One carer is admitted free for each guest with proof of accessibility needs.

Children aged 16 and under must be accompanied and supervised by an adult at all times.

School groups

If you’re looking for school group bookings then head to our education pages for more information.

Scouts or Guides

Top tip - If you’re bringing a Scouts or Guides group then check out our Discovery Boxes - giant treasure chests filled with interactive activity ideas to help you find out more about some of the animals at our zoo.

How to book

Email who will then contact you to reserve your booking and arrange payment.

Corporate Tickets

Acting as an agent on behalf of your staff will ensure that they receive up to 37% off our standard admission prices. As part of this scheme, our day tickets are just £15.00 per adult and £11.00 per child. Valid for 12 months from the day you purchase, employees can take advantage of the flexibility throughout the year. A minimum of 20 tickets must be purchased and paid for in advance by bank transfer, credit or debit card. Please contact us on 01962 777965 or email for further information.

Terms and Conditions of Group Visits

    • The group rate is only available for pre-booked and pre-paid guests, we’re sorry that we are unable to offer group rates at the gate if you turn up on the day without booking and paying in advance.
    • Discounted entry for groups of 12 or more paying at group rate (excludes free carers and children age 2 and under)
    • Upon arrival, you must enter admissions altogether as a group and not in separate parties.
    • Free entry for one essential carer with registered disabled visitors. Please indicate on the booking form the total number of carers within the group. 
    • Children aged 16 and under must be accompanied and supervised by an adult at all times.
    • We operate a no refund policy for pre-paid groups who arrive with fewer visitors than they have paid for.
    • Pre-booked and pre-paid groups can pay at admissions for any additional guests at group rate which were not covered in the initial pre-payment.
    • Date of visit and expected time of arrival must be advised when booking.
    • A contact name and mobile number for the day of visit must be provided (for emergency purposes only).
    • Credit/Debit card payments to be made by phone in advance,please allow at least 3 working days before the date of visit.
    • Pre-paid groups use the fast-track gate when in operation (may be closed at off-peak times).
    • Park rules apply for all group visits; these must be read and adhered to.
    • Marwell Wildlife reserves the right to make any changes to Terms and Conditions.

Where next?

If you’d like further information then please call us on 01962 777965 (Mon to Fri from 10am-4pm).

Email Marwell Groups