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Lion and Safari Park

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R512 Pelindaba Rd | North West, Broederstroom 0240, South Africa
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Over its almost 50 year history the Lion Park became Gauteng's Number One Tourist Attraction through the friendliness of its staff and the amazing wildlife experience it offered. The new Lion and Safari Park has spared no expense in creating a world class tourist attraction in the heart of the Cradle of Humankind and looks forward to building on this success in the many years ahead. Attractions include: Safari Drives Game drives Cheetah Walk and interaction Restaurants African Shopping Experience more...
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“wild dogs” (111 reviews)
“self drive” (101 reviews)
“cheetah walk” (55 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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R512 Pelindaba Rd | North West, Broederstroom 0240, South Africa
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"wild dogs"
in 111 reviews
"self drive"
in 101 reviews
"cheetah walk"
in 55 reviews
"guided tour"
in 62 reviews
"cub interaction"
in 49 reviews
"big cats"
in 29 reviews
"amazing experience"
in 27 reviews
"south africa"
in 26 reviews
"feed giraffes"
in 25 reviews
"safari park"
in 39 reviews
"game drives"
in 23 reviews
"take photos"
in 21 reviews
"tongue"
in 15 reviews
"african animals"
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"natural environment"
in 14 reviews
"curio shop"
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"baby cubs"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited the lion park on a family Day out we booked the lion cub interaction and the safari drive. There is plenty of parking on site and the entrance was well organised. We arrived just after it opened so there was only a 10...More

Thank Athill
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Reviewed 6 days ago

While visiting South Africa for the first time to meet some new family, we all took a trip to the park here. The locals had been to other safari parks but not this one, particularly after the relocation/renovation that I understand it went through. In...More

Thank Ankiseth
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a new and lovely facility, with lots of attractions and offering, including up-close animal interactions with cheetahs and baby lions. I am hoping this is being conducted in a responsible manner (not continuing to produce these animals for this purpose, but rather, using...More

Thank SusanEasterly
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were invited to a day out at this park. It is well organised and beautifully laid out... so much better than its predecessor. Our guide was interesting and gave us enough time to take precious photos. After the tour we ate at one of...More

Thank Diana B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Planned as a surprise from our tour guide, we ended up here after going to Lesedi Village... next thing I knew we were petting Lion cubs and walking with Cheetahs. This was the start of our trip we had no idea, this would set the...More

Thank SpiritCurvesGregor
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Self drive is fun. It is cheaper as well. Just rent a car and go in. Missed walk with animals so will visit again.

Thank Saad B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first visit to the Lion and Safari park in it's new location (we had been to the previous one plenty of times) and we were very impressed. It's all very well designed, friendly, good amenities (spotlessly clean toilets) with a good choice...More

Thank Familiasinclair
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After confirming telephonically and then standing in front at the ticket sales on Saturday we were told that we would see the feeding of the lions and wild dogs. This was not the case, my daughter who is totally obsessed with wild dogs got to...More

Thank Candice21
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On the spur of the moment we decided to visit the Lion and Safari Park on Family Day. We expected it to be crowded and of course it was, but everything was great. The facilities were modern, clean and well looked after. The staff were...More

Thank Lance K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very reasonable entry fee (kids free and seniors almost half adult fee). Self drive best if you are in a bakkie (pick up) or SUV. Low slung cars will struggle a bit.. Tour cost is only marginally more expensive than self drive. Experience giraffe up...More

Thank John M
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giantsgrl
February 1, 2018|
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Response from Daniel D | Reviewed this property |
No, this park is a nature preserve with animals sectioned off in as natural of a habitat as possible given they’re in a controlled park environment that spans hundreds of acres.
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giantsgrl
February 1, 2018|
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Response from ilia v | Reviewed this property |
I have been living in Maputo with my family who are diplomats for the last 3 years. We have visitied many Safari Parks in Southern Africa and met and became friends with rangers and the so called "conservationists". I... More
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jawajuc
August 28, 2017|
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Response from Shamilla B | Reviewed this property |
I agree totally. When you enter an establishment such as game parks and zoo's one needs to have total respect for animals. They don't have the ability to speak, they rely purely on instinct. They they feel threatened in any... More
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