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Mangela Animal Touch Farm

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Quaint little stop over for weary travellers

Mangela is a small shop near the Letsitele 3 way stop, 10km from Tzaneen on the Phalaborwa road... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
david c
Johannesburg, South Africa

Always stop here on our way back to Phalaborwa for a nice lunch , so relaxing and peaceful just to... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2017
Phalaborwa, South Africa
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  • Very good33%
  • Average31%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
8 Oct 2018
“Great time”
21 Dec 2017
“Quaint little stop over for weary travellers”
Mangela Animal Farm provides a superb entertaining environment for children to touch, feel and interact with animals. We are home to a wide variety of animals ranging from exotic chickens, ducks, rabbits, goats, sheep, donkeys, emus and many more...more
R71 Tarentaal 524, En Route | Tarentaalrand, Tzaneen 0850, South Africa
+27 15 304 3172
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Free Entrance. Lots of animals. Small country style store in front to buy wide range of country style products (honey, jam, fruit). Great kiddies play area. Tea and coffee area. Great fun for the little ones

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank afm786
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Mangela is a small shop near the Letsitele 3 way stop, 10km from Tzaneen on the Phalaborwa road. The shop stocks refreshments while there is a restaurant at the back. We had cappuccinos, toasted sandwiches and chocolate mousse cake. There is a petting zoo for...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank david c
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Always stop here on our way back to Phalaborwa for a nice lunch , so relaxing and peaceful just to sit and watch the silky chickens and listening to all the birds.Food always good , so is the service,,,,Thank you

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank leons73
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We are an elderly couple but enjoyed the kids' laughs! There are horse riding, touching and feeding the animals and a lot more to see. We had breakfast and really had a good time at Mangela Animal Touch Farm. Very relaxing place.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Andre H
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The little ones love the pony rides and just feel free and enjoy playing around and watch the animals.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank 557magdil
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This was a delightful place to take little ones to play while moms and Grandmothers could relax and have a coffee . Paid a visit there last week. Everything I asked for to drink was not available. The Jumping castle which is actually meant for...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank mwvnk
Management response:Responded 13 July 2017

Good Morning. I sincerely apologize for experience you had with us. Our manager down there did inform me about the incident on the jumping castle, and the teens were asked to leave the premises immediately. I will also look into the problem with the drinks...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

It is a very beautiful place with great views. The buildings look great, especially at night when lights are lighting up everything. It's like a little piece of heaven great for quiet stays.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Mokgadi M
Reviewed 22 February 2017

The kids really had a blast here. From the pony rides to the chu chu train, and all the rides are R10. I wouldn't bother with eating here. Cheese used in the sandwiches is of low quality, the wine was terrible and the steak was...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Mpho m
Reviewed 1 January 2017

I left after waiting for 40 minutes for a sandwich and after having to go find someone to take the order.More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank M S
Management response:Responded 4 January 2017

Good Afternoon I once again want to apologise for the poor service that you received from us. We are busy looking at options for a generator that will be big enough to carry us through power outages. In future we will also inform our patrons...More

Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Wow! This is the best animal farm I have ever been to. It is great for both adults and children. Children will be kept busy for a couple of hours. It is a big animal touch farm with the usual goats, pigs, donkeys, ponies, horses,...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank T6025AOjuliec
Management response:Responded 24 November 2016

Hallo There! Thank you so much for your beautiful review about us!! We absolutely love children, and if they are happy we are happy. We have a lot more plans for our Touch Farm, and hope to see you back soon again to enjoy all...More

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