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Giraffe House Wildlife Awareness Centre

#52 of 143 things to do in Stellenbosch Features Animals
R304 To Stellenbosch And R101 To Paarl, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
+27 21 884 4506
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Pleasant morning spent with children looking at the animals. The tuck shop offered sachet coffee... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Antony C
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JUST ANOTHER ZOO

It was very distressing taking an outing of boys to the Giraffe House. The animals are stressed... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
thegorges
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Cape Town, South Africa
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R304 To Stellenbosch And R101 To Paarl, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pleasant morning spent with children looking at the animals. The tuck shop offered sachet coffee and and a limited selection of sweets.

Thank Antony C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was very distressing taking an outing of boys to the Giraffe House. The animals are stressed and so very unhappy. There are tiny enclosures with not a tree, grazing or shrub in sight. Some shelters had been damaged and not fixed so these animals...More

Thank thegorges
Reviewed June 15, 2017 via mobile

Close to the main highway, this is a good stop off with kids before heading to a wine farm for lunch. Lots to see and climbing frames for kids. As well as the "wild" animals there are some common ones too. I think our kids...More

Thank LiveWorkTravel
Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

Not a safari but you can see African animals Price: 50 rant for person 30 per child 5 rant for feeding food ekstra One is free on entrance

Thank Koray K
Reviewed May 2, 2017 via mobile

Fun day out with my boys. Amazing variety of animals, clean cages and entertaining reptile show for adult and kid audience. Will definitely return. Remember cash only!

Thank TamJean
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

It is our second time with our little one and it is a great place for kids. The repitle show is the highlight. At the entrance you get a bucket of animal food that you can feed the animals. The giraffes loves to be cuddled....More

Thank Janet P
Reviewed April 27, 2017

We took our five year old son here and loved it. There was an interactive show in late morning, explaining about some animals and giving kids a chance to touch/hold some of them. My son loved holding the huge snake! It is immaculately clean here...More

Thank foz2068
Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

The premise of this place is great as it's raising awareness of wildlife and is almost a petting zoo for African animals like zebra, giraffe, springbok etc and many birds, reptiles and smaller animals and my little girl loved seeing the animals up close, but...More

Thank MrsMeatballs
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

So much to see with different animals well taken care of. Good education for the children Good value Feeding the giraffes clearly the highlight

Thank peterhall899
Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

You'll generally spend 2-3 hours here. Dress well for summer. They only accept cash as entry fee R50pp currently. The mornings aren't very crowded. Good attraction for those with children. There is a tuck shop available too. The best part about giraffe house was the...More

Thank Annuska S
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