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Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary

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Very informative and interactive

My little boy of 2 years old thoroughly enjoyed this. So did the rest of my family. The tour guide... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
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Great tour guide and a fun experience. Would be even better if it wasn't rainy, didn't stop the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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| Just off the N2, The Crags, Plettenberg Bay 6602, South Africa
+27 82 667 6588
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My little boy of 2 years old thoroughly enjoyed this. So did the rest of my family. The tour guide was knowledgeable and really great. Wonderful activity.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great tour guide and a fun experience. Would be even better if it wasn't rainy, didn't stop the tour guide though. Awesome time and would highly recommend that you go out and do this.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ryn0d
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It really is quite a nice looking sanctuary with gorgeous snakes and reptiles. You also get to hold 2 different kinds of snakes. The thing is... the Guide really spoiled the whole trip for us. Sorry but he just tries too hard to be funny....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lerina222
Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

This is much quieter than its neighbours Birds of Eden or Monkey world, and it's certainly worth a visit. This doesn't seem to be on the bus tour route which is a shame as the information was excellent. Our guide was Albert who was extremely...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank VanninLady
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Excellent tour. Tour Guide was very friendly and was keen to answer questions from the tourists. Everyone was given an opportunity to handle a non-poisonous snake and take photos with the pythons. Can strongly recommend this venue for families with children.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 558nitad
Reviewed October 13, 2018

I think Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary gets overlooked because of the more popular animal sanctuaries around. However, you should definitely visit as you can learn a lot about snakes and other reptiles while getting really close to them. If you want, you can even touch and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in there and enjoyed the experience. The hour guide was very interesting and informative. The staff ate very friendly and nice to talk to. Worth it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DanC4540
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

We did the tour on a rainy day, even the rain could not stop the guides enthusiasm for the kids. He helped make sure they were able to see all the snakes sleeping in strange places and made sure to get them involved in the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank skistar15
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Great learning and handling experience of a large variety of snakes. Guide very knowledgeable and enthusiastic.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank kate p
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend! Our guide Albert was so knowledgable and so kind and fun with the children he really made our experience. The sanctuary is clean and safe and all Staff were friendly! Definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: December 2017
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January 9, 2018|
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Response from RubyH1988 | Reviewed this property |
R160 for the tour and entrance to the sanctuary.
Johan L
October 10, 2016|
Response from M R C | Property representative |
Adults R160 , Teenagers R120 & Kids R80