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Hartbeespoort Dam - Snake and Animal Park

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Madibeng 0216, South Africa
+27 12 253 1162
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“boat ride” (18 reviews)
“big cats” (8 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Madibeng 0216, South Africa
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+27 12 253 1162
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"boat ride"
in 18 reviews
"big cats"
in 8 reviews
"wide variety of animals"
in 4 reviews
"on display"
in 6 reviews
"family outing"
in 7 reviews
"zoo experience"
in 2 reviews
"venomous snakes"
in 3 reviews
"fantastic outing"
in 2 reviews
"kids and adults"
in 2 reviews
"in great condition"
in 2 reviews
"per adult"
in 3 reviews
"well worth the visit"
in 2 reviews
"whole family"
in 3 reviews
"seal"
in 34 reviews
"lions"
in 18 reviews
"tiger"
in 14 reviews
"jaguar"
in 7 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The lady at the ticket window was RUDE! not good for 1st impressions. The "Snake" picture at the entrance gives an impression that its only a snake park and I was hesitant to give it a go. Well, there are a variety of snakes (not...More

Thank Beth K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is a must visit, although not much for the Snake and Animals but to get access to all Water Sports and Fun Activities connected to this. Dont miss the Ferry Ride which gives you a great view of the Dam.

Thank Gaurav V
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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Very well looked after park. Animals look healthy, space just a bit small. Snake and Seal show was good. Kids enjoyed it.

Thank Sylvester Marin... F
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

The enclosure's are either very old or slightly upgraded, very difficult to take nice pictures as the bars are always in the way. Limited information about animals, and not all animals are available as advertised.

Thank Igmar M
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Lovely zoo, with the white lions, Bengal tigers and scary snakes and other animals makes it very interesting for the kids. The zoo is situated along side the dam and is quite a scenic sight. There are boats rides as well as boat cruises held...More

1  Thank SHDD
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

my kids love the fact that there are more animals they saw ,they were happy not even scared about it

Thank mamalesedi
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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

The park was an absolutely delightful surprise... Its not only a snake park, it also has an amazing range of animals, including lots of different big cat predators, smaller animals, with a range of monkeys and some marine animals like seals. The actual facility is...More

1  Thank CelesteBreenabnb
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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Not to big where you walk for hours. Just big enough to enjoy seeing all the animals. Prices should be split into local and international as they charge more than the PTA zoo.

Thank Andre84_13
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Reviewed 19 January 2018

They are teenagers now, but we still love going here. We go to get the heebie jeebies for the snakes and spiders, and watch the seal and snake show. The boat trips are amazing.

Thank Louise F
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

What an experience. The park is as clean and inviting. Friendly and helpful staff make the experience even better. The interaction between them and the children was unbelievable. The animals are healthy and in good condition. In the serval pen, two, three legged cats were...More

Thank francoisdevillier551
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