Accessibility Statement

Accessibility Guide for The Big Cat Sanctuary

Please see our full accessibility guide below. If you have any additional needs or requirements that would make your visit to the Sanctuary easier, please email [email protected] or for any queries specifically regarding accessibility, please contact Karen Levitt, Customer Service Supervisor on 01233439150 or email [email protected] 

You can download a copy of our Accessibility Statement here: The Big Cat Sanctuary Accessibility Guide

Welcome

The Big Cat Sanctuary is a registered animal charity whose aim is to contribute to global conservation. Set in the heart of the countryside at Smarden, Kent, the peace and tranquility of the site provides excellent conditions for the successful breeding of the beautiful, yet endangered cats both large and small within the European Endangered Species Breeding Programme.

At a Glance

 Level Access

 Visual

 General

Getting here

The Big Cat Sanctuary
Headcorn Road
Ashford
TN27 8PJ

 Travel by public transport

 Travel by taxi

 We have a transfer service for visitors. Parking

Arrival

 Path to main entrance

 Main entrance

Getting around inside

Visual Impairment – General Information

 Ticket/ information desk

Reception Desk

 Public toilet

Heritage Lodge Toilets

Shop

BCS Shop

Place to eat and drink

Heritage Lodge Main Restaurant

Heritage Lodge Café

Founders Lodge

Getting around outside

Designated Walking Trail

Big Cat Sanctuary Site Trail

Smoking

Heritage Lodge Smoking Area

Customer care support

Accessibility equipment

Emergency evacuation procedures

Guide last updated: 22 April 2021