Unfortunately we are not currently able to offer Buggies until further notice.
We are able to offer the hire of manual wheelchairs and mobility scooters but these must be pre-booked at least 24hrs in advance of your visit.
Please be reassured that our wheelchairs are thoroughly disinfected by our staff between hires for your health and safety.
HIRE A BUGGY – Not currently available
We are not currently able to offer Buggies until further notice. We apologise for any inconvenience caused but thank you for your understanding.
Colchester Zoo offers both single and double buggies for hire to help the little ones on their journey around the zoo!
We have a limited number of buggies available to hire and so we do recommend pre-booking them if possible by calling our team on 01206 331292 ext 241, 234 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org (24hrs notice is required for pre-booking)
Buggies are available for children age 1-6 years.
- Single buggies: £7.00
- Double buggies: £9.00
A £25 returnable deposit will be required on the day of your visit in order for the buggy to be released to you (deposit price is per buggy)
WHEELCHAIR & SCOOTER HIRE
You can hire a wheelchair or electric mobility scooter from Colchester Zoo at the main entrance.
We have a limited number of wheelchairs and scooters available to hire so we do recommend pre-booking them if possible or by calling our team on 01206 331292 ext 227, 228, 230 or 235 (24hrs notice is required for pre-booking)
Mobility scooters are available for hire by those over 18 years ONLY.
- Manual wheelchair hire: £5.00
A £20 returnable deposit will be required on the day of your visit in order for the wheelchair to be released to you. (deposit price is per wheelchair)
- Mobility Scooter hire: £25.00
A £30 returnable deposit will be required on the day of your visit in order for the scooter to be released to you. (deposit price is per scooter)
You can hire our buggies/ Wheelchairs and Mobility Scooters at our Hire point located within the zoo close to our entrance, where a member of our entrance team will spend a few minutes briefing you on the handling of the hired item. You will then be asked to sign a disclaimer and pay your deposit and hire fee.