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Lion and Safari Park

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R512 Pelindaba Rd | North West, Broederstroom 0240, South Africa
+27 87 150 0100
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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” (104 reviews)
“self drive” (95 reviews)
“guided tour” (62 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
R512 Pelindaba Rd | North West, Broederstroom 0240, South Africa
+27 87 150 0100
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Apart from the fact that it might be a little over commercialized and expensive for SA visitors (wish may have a negative affect on return visits) it is a beautiful place and worth the visit. The team is professional and know their stuff. The venue...More

Thank Meyer J
Reviewed 3 days ago

I'm from Canada, and was there on vacation. The park itself is fine (in fact, our tour guide was really good), but I don't think you would need to go to South Africa for this experience, the park near Hamilton is at least as good....More

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great experience & had nice trip ! Wonderful opportunity to move closer to wild animals! It's very neat & clean environment! Kind staff ! Park photography pictures cost less, it's really good! The staff who explained in our trip ( see picture of the girl)...More

Thank Arulsakthi
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was my first time after they relocated. We did the self drive and enjoyed it,lots of wildebeest , bucks,zebras and warthogs also did the lion cub interaction. kids enjoyed themselves.

Thank Fatz26
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While driving back from being in Magalies we decided to stop at the Lion Park. This was our first visit to the park since it moved. This is a world class facility. The shops are great and cater for all your needs. The park however...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take the mini-safari,great value for money, see all the animals. Walk between the leopards. See how they feed the lions and wild dogs. I suggest to go on a drive and not drive on your own. Feed a giraffe, lots of great photo opportunities. Restaurant...More

Thank DDR1234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well maintained place and it's beautiful. Various animals to watch such as lions, wild dogs, zebras, giraffes, cheetahs, etc. You can opt self drive or safari tours. It's a bit pricy. Great views frim Wetlands restaurant. However do cross check your bill, the price in...More

Thank Ritesh_Boochia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a horrible experience from start to finish. We, a group of 7 adults & 1 child, arrived early in the morning and decided to have breakfast at the Wetlands Restaurant. Staff were extremely unfriendly, food was cold and not worth R110 per person, coffee...More

Thank Megan R
Andre_LionPark, Manager at Lion and Safari Park, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Megan, Thank you for your email and feedback. \We are sorry to hear that you had a bad experience at the park, this is definitely not the kind of service we would like to offer our customers. It is our company policy to refund...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I chose this park because I really wanted to see lions - and I was not disappointed! The park is indeed a combination of an open safari (they have a huge surface of open space) and enclosures with different kinds of animals that are living...More

Thank DianaD8
LionSafariPark, Marketing at Lion and Safari Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi DianaD, Thank you for taking the time to review our establishment. It is awesome to hear that you had a great time at our establishment. We look forward to seeing you here again. Kind Regards Lion & Safari Park

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a South African expat now living in Canada I thoroughly enjoyed my visit to this tourist spot situated about 40 minutes outside of Johannesburg and 10 minute drive to Hartebeesport Dam. I had a friend visiting from Canada and so we chose the guided...More

Thank Paula C
LionSafariPark, marketing at Lion and Safari Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Paula, Thank you for taking the time to review our establishment.It is always wonderful to hear what a great time travelers have at our park. It warms our heart to know that you had such a wonderful time with us. Kind Regards Lion &...More

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August 28, 2017|
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
Sati G
March 13, 2017|
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Response from lsgoldblatt | Reviewed this property |
When we asked about the cubs we were going to play with they explained that the fourth from this group had been killed by its mother and they were worried about the safety of the reining three as the lioness obviously could... More
Shubham S
March 10, 2017|
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Response from Jenny i | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure but us a well run organization just inefficient restaurant staff