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African Lion Safari

1386 Cooper Road, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 5S2, Canada
(519) 623-4067
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Barrie, Canada
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Great time! Whether its going with your significant other or with children this place has it all! There are shows where you can watch elephants and different animals do tricks and perform! There is also elephant rides here! What is really cool is that you an either drive your own car or take the bus safari style to see all... More

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67 reviews 67 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

this is a great place to go for the whole day.. you can bring your own picnic lunch.. or buy food there.. We had the pizza and it was fine.. I think a large family deal was $22..

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Ajax, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

We visited Sept long weekend and it was great trip. We bought the tickets from Costco and it is few dollars cheaper that at the entrance. We also bought the book for $5 at the entrance. We were originally planning to take the bus but at the last minute decided to go in our car and it was god decision.... More

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London
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24 reviews 24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013 via mobile

It was good to see the animals but the water park was the best I've seen other than Disney. Every child there wanted to stay there, they did not want to leave the water park! I can appreciate the costs involved in feeding the animals, care.... I don't know how families can afford to go to this place, it's so... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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71 reviews 71 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

The big draw back of this place is the cost. For a family of four the cost was just over $120. This does not include the bus around the safari (which I would recommend as monkeys climbed all over every vehicle and ripped the wing mirror off a car beside us). The bus is a further $15. We didn't realise... More

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New York
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

We loved watching the animals at such close range and there were plenty to see. One of the ostrich detained us and caused a bit of traffic when he stood right next to our car and started pecking at the window. The baboons never bothered us and the lions and giraffes were pretty far, but it was nice to see... More

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Kingston, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

It had been almost 30 years since my last visit and I was very excited to be bringing my 2 girls, age 4 and 8....and we weren't disappointed. We stayed at an area hotel and our tickets were included...it was about $200 taxes included for hotel, breakfast and our tickets - 2 adults, 2 children. We started and ended our... More

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Ontario
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

Had a great time at the Safari, lots of things for all ages, our grandkids range from age 8 to 2 and they had a blast. Shows were great, took a tour in the bus around the park, this was good as our bus driver give us details of the animals we saw. Waterpark comes highly recommended there was something... More

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Webster, New York
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70 reviews 70 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

If you want to see unique animals up close - you must go here! We took the bus through first (didn't want the baboons to eat my wifes new car!),....then we drive through ourselves at our leisure (and by-passed the baboons)! What great photo's and super experience.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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38 reviews 38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

The main purpose of our trip there is the elephant ride. My daughter loves elephants and it was ideal place to take her for the elephant ride. She loved it alot and enjoyed the ride but I must say, it is a complete rip off cos the whole ride might be not even 2 minutes and they just go around... More

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