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Nerja Donkey Sanctuary - CLOSED

N - 340 Coast Road, 29780 Nerja, Spain
+34 618 46 75 75
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My Grandchildren loved the donkey Sanctuary. It is free to enter & they provide special food for... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2012
Hawick, United Kingdom
must go and see!

in response to Sueyorkshirelass...clearly has not GRASPED the concept of the sanctuary, it is a... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2012
Bury, Lancs
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
4 May 2017
“Worth a visit”
1 Oct 2016
“Visited in 2006”
N - 340 Coast Road, 29780 Nerja, Spain
+34 618 46 75 75

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Reviewed 16 November 2012

My Grandchildren loved the donkey Sanctuary. It is free to enter & they provide special food for you to feed the animals, which is also free. Most people take food to give the staff for the animals purely to help the Sanctuary.. The pot bellied...More

1  Thank 264MaryD
Reviewed 12 November 2012

in response to Sueyorkshirelass...clearly has not GRASPED the concept of the sanctuary, it is a refuge for abused animals that has no help financially from the Spanish government or local businesses. They do a sterling job looking after these poor animals and give their own...More

Thank Eondi
Reviewed 11 November 2012

Ignore the doom mongers, it a great place going to help out there next year when I can spend more time in Nerja. The place is not s five star hotel for gods sake!! The facilities are basic, but the care and love is first...More

1  Thank Mentalmac
Reviewed 11 November 2012

Worth a visit to support the sanctuary. Entrance fee goes toward a bucket of feed for you to give to the hungry animals. Not a slick operation but the people working there seem to really care and keen to engage visitors. Just one tip... don't...More

Thank AFR-Edi
Reviewed 2 November 2012

and more flies.!!! be careful the donkeys chew your hair if you get too close. lovely people and a worthwhile cause tho.

Thank markthereviewer
Reviewed 31 October 2012

We went armed with apples and after purchasing a couple of buckets of food had a wonderful experience. One of the very friendly lady volunteers escorted us around the sanctuary explaining who could have what to eat and how they came to be there. We...More

1  Thank delanbren
Reviewed 31 October 2012

Friendly staff, very informal, clearly the whole thing is run for the benefit of rescued and abandoned animals, not for profit or as a 'tourist attraction'. Donkeys, mules, pot-bellied pigs, cats, a sheep (none except the donkeys and mules are penned so make sure you...More

1  Thank northcardiffian
Reviewed 31 October 2012

We paid a visit to the donkey sanctuary as it was so highly recommended. It's a very sad place, but very uplifting at the same time. There is a theoretical €2 entry 'donation' to the place but no one seemed to be collecting money at...More

1  Thank Crispness
Reviewed 25 October 2012

Lots of cute animals to see including fluffy donkeys! But beware you will want to take them home! Also dogs, puppies, pot bellied pigs and horses!

Thank Nichola81
Reviewed 23 October 2012 via mobile

Today we went to the donkey sanctuary and loved every minute of it! Donated and sponsored a donkey on behalf of our 14 month old son. The volunteers do an amazing job. In reference to the earlier reviewer who gave one star and said this...More

Thank jenanddavid
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