Wake to the roar of the lions! Enjoy an amazing unforgettable Big Cat experience in the depths of the Kent countryside, stay in an African Style lodge, meet the 50 beautiful endangered cats on a VIP Tour, take a walk on the wild side with one of the keepers. Great for couples, celebrations and conservationists. More details...
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The Big Cat Sanctuary is set in the heart of the countryside in Smarden, Kent and is run by the Wildlife Heritage Foundation. WHF, The Big Cat Sanctuary, was the vision of Peter Sampson and the Sampson family; great credit should be given to them for their enthusiasm and determination to bring this project alive and recognition of their enduring support and enthusiasm for the charity.
- Set in 32 acres of grassland in peaceful and tranquil in the countryside of Smarden
- Surrounded by some of the world’s most magnificent predators
- A unique, worthwhile wonderful wildlife experience in the heart of Kent
Amur Tiger Lodge: Sleeps two in one bedroom, with one shower room. Set in the grounds, free car parking.
Sitting room seating 2, Smart TV, Fridge, mini bar
Master Bedroom (sleeps two) with a double bed, Smart TV
Bathroom with WC, shower and basin.
Veranda seating two, set in beautifully maintained landscaped gardens
Electric wall heaters
Use of bathrobes
Complimentary toiletries and slippers
Tea and coffee facilities
All meals provided including afternoon tea, welcome drinks, dinner & breakfast
Set in 32 acres of grassland in peaceful and tranquil in the countryside of Smarden, an amazing experience awaits you at the exclusive Big Cat Sanctuary in Kent. A unique opportunity in the UK to join a Big Cat Walking Safari and overnight lodge experience, hosted by the Wildlife Heritage Foundation.
Arrive at 2.30pm for an afternoon tea with a glass of prosecco in the Heritage Lodge Welcome Centre overlooking the tigers and lions, followed by a VIP tour with one of the keepers, where you will be able to meet the wonderful cats. After freshening up in your lodge enjoy a complimentary pre-dinner drink and an evening meal in the Heritage Lodge Conservatory overlooking the African Lions. They are so close it feels like they literally walking past your table.
A peaceful night’s sleep will follow, while you are surrounded by some of the world’s most magnificent predators!
The next day you will wake to the roar of the lions! Breakfast will be served in the Heritage Lodge Conservatory followed by a walk on the wild side with one of the Keepers. Your morning tour includes a hand feed of one of the cats, and concludes at approximately 11am with a visit to the gift shop.
The peace and tranquillity of the site in Smarden provides a sanctuary and excellent conditions for the successful breeding of the beautiful, yet endangered cats both large and small within the European Endangered Species Breeding Programme.
A unique, worthwhile wonderful wildlife experience in the heart of Kent.
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