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Address: Lower Seaview Road, Port Elizabeth 6018, South Africa
Phone Number: 27 (0)41 378 1702
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Next to the road to Seaview lion park is a squatter camp, growing bigger. I would like to know what happens to all the baby white lions that they breed. I hope they are not sold... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 2, 2013
Gaynor G
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Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
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Groningen, The Netherlands
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36 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

First start with the good news: the entrance of the park is beautiful, a long road and a lot of lovely animals like giraffes, wildebeest. But when we parked the car and were friendly showed where to walk. We were so disappointed, small fields for these big animals. On the hill there is a restaurant and a volunteers headquartersvolunteers rest.... More 

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Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
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19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

Next to the road to Seaview lion park is a squatter camp, growing bigger. I would like to know what happens to all the baby white lions that they breed. I hope they are not sold for canned hunting.

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2 Thank Gaynor G
Groningen, The Netherlands
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19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

The entrance of the park is beautifull, but when I was there the lions where sleeping in the corner where you could barely see them. It's worth a visit but it might be more fun when they feed the lions.

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Thank Ryanne H
Blackpool, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013

We had a great time here. We saw lots of zebra and giraffe as well as the lions. There are plenty of lions and tigers to see with some great close ups. Up at the restaurant area there is an opportunity to see some caracul's, baby lion and tiger and even a black leopard, plus many more. You are also... More 

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Thank VickyR789
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

I have been visiting this park for the last 12 years and it has improved greatly since Randy and Janet purchased it .We always go at least once or twice and it has been a good day out when in PE ; My daughter and son in law even adopted a white lion for me .He is called Joseph (see... More 

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Thank 121susan
Baleia, Brazil
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

It is reasonably priced and offers a great day out. It is self drive and many animals can be seen at a close range. The entrance fee covers seeing all the animals but optional costs are necessary if visitors wish to touch the animals, mainly lion or tiger cubs. However, you can see them & photograph them from very close... More 

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Thank 705JaniceH
Stockholm, Stockholms Län, Sweden
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42 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

...but no. It does not do it for me. Lions in cages, etc. The game reserves seems far more better. Nice surroundings with giraffas at the parking space, but....

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Thank Bea_Bumble
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

Lovely drive into the park while spotting birds, buck and giraffe. Very informative guides. Not sure how safe it is to go into the area with the "teenage" lions and tigers though.

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1 Thank Cecile N
London, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013

The park in general is quite small, especially if you've been in Addo, Kruger national parks or a large game reserve. However, the close and personal experience of playing with Tiger and Lion cubs was worth it. By paying a small extra fee you are allowed to go inside and play with their cubs for a short period of time.... More 

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1 Thank Alaverdyan
Belfast, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

If you want to see a small number of bored animals cooped up in cages, this is the place for you. Definitely not what we came to Africa to see.

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