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Lion and Safari Park

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Address: R512 Pelindaba Rd, Broederstroom 0240, South Africa
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+27 87 150 0100
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8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Over its almost 50 year history the Lion Park became Gauteng's Number One...

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...

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Lion Park Broederstroom

First visit to the new park. Saw lion, wild dogs, giraffe, wildebeest, ostrich and other antelope. Had the interaction with the lion cubs and cheetah which was excellent. The... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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69 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Came here three adults. It's a new and modern park with excellent amenities. The lion cub petting was very good, you get into a little pen with three babies and. An run around and play roughly with them which is cool. The drive through the park itself is short, maybe a few km but there are five or six packs... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

After living in Africa for many many years and having been on more safaris in kenya, Tanzania and SA we decided against all odds to go and spend 5-6 hours at the new lion park. It was amazing. the setting, vegetation, trained staff everywhere, signed so well you could not get lost were a real treat. We opted for a... More 

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Thank Diana H
LionSafariPark, Marketing at Lion and Safari Park, responded to this review

Hi Diana, Thank you for taking the time to review Lion & Safari Park. Your input, and the feedback from all of our guests is vitally important to us, as it assists us in bringing you the best experience we possibly can. We are pleased to have met your expectations and hope to see you soon again. Kind Regards Lion... More 

Mumbai
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19 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is heaven who want to experience wildlife from a close mile experience. You can have a wonderful session with lion cubs. A must visit if you are in Johannesburg

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LionSafariPark, Marketing at Lion and Safari Park, responded to this review

Hi Srimantdash, Thank you for taking the time to review Lion & Safari Park. Your input, and the feedback from all of our guests is vitally important to us, as it assists us in bringing you the best experience we possibly can. We are pleased to have met your expectations and hope to see you soon again. Kind Regards Lion... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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111 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the park with family recently - including a five year old who had the best time at the Lion & Safari Park. The new set up is amazing and is geared to accommodate visitors, from the guided game drive to the excellent restaurant and shopping experience. There is truly something for everyone and having a play area is... More 

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LionSafariPark, Marketing at Lion and Safari Park, responded to this review

Hi Fiona And Mark , Thank you for taking the time to review Lion & Safari Park. Your input, and the feedback from all of our guests is vitally important to us, as it assists us in bringing you the best experience we possibly can. We are pleased to have met your expectations and hope to see you soon again.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thanks to busi we had the privilege of seeing this fabulous place loved everything about it the staff were amazing from the staff who did the interaction with the cheetahs and cubs to TK who took us on the 3 hours game drive this is a must for all international and local guests and loved the curio shop I can't... More 

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LionSafariPark, Marketing at Lion and Safari Park, responded to this review

Hi Candice, Thank you for taking the time to review Lion & Safari Park. Your input, and the feedback from all of our guests is vitally important to us, as it assists us in bringing you the best experience we possibly can. We are pleased to have met your expectations and hope to see you soon again. Kind Regards Lion... More 

Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place and well organized. I took the guided tour in the caged buses. Totally different than a regular zoo. Here I was in the cage, while the animals were on the open. Loved it. I went to South Africa on a business trip and I kept thinking that it's a shame that my kids weren't there in the park... More 

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LionSafariPark, Marketing at Lion and Safari Park, responded to this review

Hi Alex, Thank you for taking the time to review Lion & Safari Park. Your input, and the feedback from all of our guests is vitally important to us, as it assists us in bringing you the best experience we possibly can. We are pleased to have met your expectations and hope to see you soon again. Kind Regards Lion... More 

Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Communications with Cecilia via email. Picked up by Steven and brought to park from airport, and to hotel from park. Steven and Cecilia were extremely friendly and a pleasure to work with. Petting lion cubs and cheetahs, feeding giraffes and ostriches by hand, seeing multiple animals on a Safari excursion. I'd recommend this for anyone in or near Johannesburg. It... More 

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LionSafariPark, Marketing at Lion and Safari Park, responded to this review

Hi Expert, Thank you for taking the time to review Lion & Safari Park. Your input, and the feedback from all of our guests is vitally important to us, as it assists us in bringing you the best experience we possibly can. We are pleased to have met your expectations and hope to see you soon again. Kind Regards Lion... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First visit to the new park. Saw lion, wild dogs, giraffe, wildebeest, ostrich and other antelope. Had the interaction with the lion cubs and cheetah which was excellent. The souvenir shops are top class with quality products throughout. Ate at the Grill and had excellent steaks. Well worth the visit.

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Thank jsjrsa
LionSafariPark, Marketing at Lion and Safari Park, responded to this review

Hi jsjrsa, Thank you for taking the time to review Lion & Safari Park. Your input, and the feedback from all of our guests is vitally important to us, as it assists us in bringing you the best experience we possibly can. We are pleased to have met your expectations and hope to see you soon again. Kind Regards Lion... More 

Green Bay, Wisconsin
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104 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is like a zoo, but you are the caged one! The lions, wild dogs, etc. are all roaming free in their designated sections; you drive in to view in a vehicle with a cage. This is great for a quick, simple, safari type experience. You are virtually guaranteed to see animals as they do not have a lot of... More 

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LionSafariPark, Marketing at Lion and Safari Park, responded to this review

Hi Minnesota, Thank you for taking the time to review Lion & Safari Park. Your input, and the feedback from all of our guests is vitally important to us, as it assists us in bringing you the best experience we possibly can. We are pleased to have met your expectations and hope to see you soon again. Kind Regards Lion... More 

London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a bit hard to find, but definitely worth the trip. Lots of big cats to see on the self-drive safari, and there's also the change to spend some time with baby lions. It was just magical! I could have done without having to walk through 5 gift shops on the way out though! Good wheelchair facilities too

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LionSafariPark, Marketing at Lion and Safari Park, responded to this review

Hi Gr00me, Thank you for taking the time to review Lion & Safari Park. Your input, and the feedback from all of our guests is vitally important to us, as it assists us in bringing you the best experience we possibly can. We are pleased to have met your expectations and hope to see you soon again. Kind Regards Lion... More 

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