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Address: Lower Seaview Road, Port Elizabeth 6018, South Africa
Phone Number: 27 (0)41 378 1702

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Time stood still..... needs an update!

It's more a zoo than a park, but still nice animals to see. The park itselfs needs an update, and staff could be more friendly. The tigers are special I guess?

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2016
Doorn, The Netherlands
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Glendale Heights
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

I was here three years ago and thoroughly enjoyed it. Spent hours. This time, however, I found it run down. The walkways need a lot of maintenance. They sway back and forth as you walk and we found it unnerving. Very few animals to see. The 4 lions in the large enclosure had no shade on a 90 degree day... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

This site is mainly a breeding area for lions to repopulate other parks. I have visited this park many times over the years and sadly it has declined in popularity. You used to be able to have experiences with the large cats but this has now gone. You are able to drive around the park and see giraffe and buck.... More 

1 Thank CarterJAn
Doorn, The Netherlands
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51 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

It's more a zoo than a park, but still nice animals to see. The park itselfs needs an update, and staff could be more friendly. The tigers are special I guess?

Thank Bert3941
South Africa
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80 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

Maybe it's just me! I've never seen such a scraggly, sad place that feeds off tourists and guests with "lies" about what they are doing there! Such a place should be closed down and the sad animals put into better care! Never again!

Thank Larni V
South Africa
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88 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

Seeing blesbok, giraffe, wildebeest grazing as you drive through the park. The highlight being the cats, lions, tigers and to top it off a black leopard. My advice to someone wishing to visit is to call and enquirer what time they feed the lions. We arrived and had about 20 minutes to drive through the park to get to the... More 

Thank Shaun S
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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35 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2016

A self drive at Seaview lion park is a great way of spending the day with family or friends. We enjoyed the animals and the ocean view is just so beautiful...

Thank LataniFi
New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2016

Definitely an experience getting so close to the animals. Unfortunately when we went the park didn't have any baby lions to play with, Overall I think it's definitely worth a visit when you're in PE but it's not exactly an authentic safari experience. Would recommend to anyone wanting to get a nice close up view of lions, tigers and other... More 

Thank CCS8838
Pretoria, South Africa
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18 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2016 via mobile

It was a pleasant experience. We enjoyed seeing the cats and other animals at the park. Regrettably there were no cubs

Thank Cassandra G
Belo Horizonte, MG
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107 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016 via mobile

This is nothing but a Lion zoo now. If you like seeing Lions and Tigers in a zoo, that's the place for it. I went to this Park 4 years ago and its interesting point was that you could interact with the Lions, but now they don't have any interaction anymore. When I asked the guy in the restaurant at... More 

1 Thank Rgreficce
Southwold, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

On our way back from Pumba reserve. We were told that this was a great stop off for a couple of hours before boarding our flight to Cape Town. We had been enthralled with Pumba and although the lions at Seaview were in Large cages it gave us a change to walk instead the Lions "DEN" although there are some... More 

1 Thank LBarrett-Scott

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