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Lion Country Safari

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Rhinos, apes, giraffes and lions roam free in this drive-thru wildlife preserve that also runs a comprehensive conservation program to help replenish endangered species.
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2003 Lion Country Safari Rd, Loxahatchee, FL 33470-3977
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+1 561-793-1084
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 29 September 2003

We stayed a week at the KOA campground at the Lion Country Safari. The campground was very clean and the staff was very nice. It was very neat staying there and hearing the wild animals. The Lion Country Safari was great. It was so much...More

11  Thank Jet20112
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 16 November 2003

Lion Country Safari Price:Slightly overpriced. Price ok if you stay for miniature golf, enjoy the walk through the plastic dinosaur trail, walk the little nature trail, and do the paddle boats after the safari. Paddle boats only go in a small, confined area. Environment:Reasonably clean...More

13  Thank Trail102
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Such a great experience! The animals were all very close to the car and all pretty active. Great opportunity for good pictures! Then once you go into the inside park it’s HUGE! So many things to do, great if you have kids! Many different kinds...More

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Lioncountrysafari, Guest Service Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We can feel the excitement through your writing and we're so glad you enjoyed your visit so much! There is enough to do that at least 4-5 hours should be set aside for a visit, and we're happy that you got your money's worth during...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Luckily, my family and I live somewhat close to Lion Country Safari, so we are able to experience it as often as we are able to. My wife and I took our 18 month old first thing (9:30) Sunday morning and the reduced traffic at...More

Thank diamondj414
Lioncountrysafari, Guest Service Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for being frequent visitors and for the positive review! It is always advisable to try to arrive as early as possible in the day to avoid the lines and crowds that come with the afternoon hours. Annual passes are great for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the children to Lion Country Safari several times. We all love it. You stay in your car and drive through the park where you can see a wide variety of African animals, seemingly without enclosures.Rhinos, giraffes and, of course lions seem to be...More

Thank Renee R
Lioncountrysafari, Guest Service Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

What an awesome review! You did a fantastic job of painting a picture for future guests to imagine their visit. Our 1,000+ animals have over 300 acres to roam freely, and they represent almost 100 different species from around the world. There is no shortage...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a really nice half day adventure for the whole family. The drive thru safari is awesome but you will have some wait time as the animals have the right of way. You are not pushed to rush through as you can always pull...More

Thank JTHOMAS2003
Lioncountrysafari, Guest Service Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for detailing your recent visit to the park! Guests should plan to spend at least 4-5 hours here to fully enjoy the park without having to rush. Driving through alone takes most guests 1-1.5 hours! We're glad to hear that your young photography enthusiasts...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was an awesome experience seeing all the animals right next to you. There was no crowd the day we went, which made it even better. This is a must do!More

Thank ThatGuyaneseBoi
Lioncountrysafari, Guest Service Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the awesome feedback! Weekdays are generally the quietest in the park, so guests looking to avoid crowds can plan for a visit any Monday-Friday. Our park has ample accommodations for all of our weekend guests as well, with parking, wait times, and traffic...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My nine year old son and I visited Lion Country Safari for the first time yesterday. We live about an hour away, so I was a bit wary of the drive. However, it was absolutely worth every bit of the drive!!!! Before I go into...More

Thank Kelly R
Lioncountrysafari, Guest Service Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

From start to finish, it sounds like you had exactly the kind of day that we strive to provide here on safari! We know how much that sort of praise from a 9-year-old means, and we appreciate all the time you took to detail your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived with only 3 hours til close and were extremely rushed and didn't get to everything. If we had arrived first thing and had the full day I feel the price would have been justified as there truly is a ton to do.

Thank Bryan S
Lioncountrysafari, Guest Service Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

As on our website, we always recommend 4-5 hours to enjoy all that we have to offer here on safari! We hope to see you again soon so that you can explore the entire park with ample time!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here several times and it is an ‘okay’ time. It’s decent, but recently the prices are outrageous and there is no way I would pay what they are asking. I just thought about taking my 3 yo son and for the 2...More

2  Thank Jesse M
Lioncountrysafari, Guest Service Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. Guests who are looking to save money on their admission are welcome to look online or in print sources for a coupon, and we often have other deals like Groupon vouchers and promotions. One...More

Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Wish we could have stayed longer. We weren't sure what to expect. We were delighted to find the drive through park and CD informative. You could see the animals really well. They we're relatively active for us. The large cape buffalo was within a few...More

Thank DanBecJon
Lioncountrysafari, Guest Service Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2018

Thanks for all the great feedback! Education is one of our core components, so we're glad you got to learn a lot during your visit. The best times to see active animals are in the morning and late afternoon when it isn't quite as hot...More

Reviewed 26 September 2018

This is amazing. We have been to Africa and we saw many of the animals we saw on safari there. As you go in they give you a CD to play that narrates the whole park. It is interesting and you can take as much...More

1  Thank Debbie G
Lioncountrysafari, Guest Service Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

We appreciate the time you took to provide such a detailed review of the park! Guests can experience the thrills of an African safari right here in South Florida, and from the comfort of their own vehicle! The many attractions that can be found in...More

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YVRH
31 August 2018|
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Response from mytrip81 | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know about the exibit but i do know that if you want to see the lions in action you have to be there on opening time
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teacher41
12 August 2018|
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Response from Lioncountrysafari | Property representative |
Rental vehicles are available for $10 + tax, and we have vehicles of varying sizes, all the way up to 15-passenger vans. These are available on a first come, first served basis. Guests drive themselves through the... More
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teacher41
12 August 2018|
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Response from roteflea | Reviewed this property |
As per the price of the rental car, that would vary, I suggest you get in touch with LCS by phone and talk with someone who can give you the current rental prices as they vary regarding the time of year. In Southern FL the... More
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