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Bester Birds & Animals Zoo Park

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44 Simon Vermooten Road, Willowglen, Pretoria, South Africa
+27 12 807 4192
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Visit with toddlers

Nice outing for toddlers. Aquarium also nice to visit. Relaxing. Nice to walk around with the kids... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Verna M
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Pretoria, South Africa
Lovely viewing within your suburg

This venue is situated in the East of Pretoria, close to the Grove Mall. The park consist of... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2017
Gauteng2015980
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Pretoria, South Africa
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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44 Simon Vermooten Road, Willowglen, Pretoria, South Africa
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+27 12 807 4192
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice outing for toddlers. Aquarium also nice to visit. Relaxing. Nice to walk around with the kids. Easy access to the venue.

Thank Verna M
Reviewed 28 September 2017

This venue is situated in the East of Pretoria, close to the Grove Mall. The park consist of exotic birds, and other animals. Nice picnic venue for kiddies parties, or just a outing if you don't want to visit the Zoo

Thank Gauteng2015980
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Lots of animals in confined spaces with some free-roaming animals outside their natural habitat. There are lions, tigers, and other cats in small spaces. There are free roaming kangaroos. A positive are the ancient tortoises around, but one cannot feel sorry for the animals in...More

1  Thank Shaheen B
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

A lot of variety of animals too see , but their enclosures I feel is way to small for any good exercise. I believe that the animals should have somewhere to hide away if they feel threatened or just not in the mood for people...More

1  Thank christimrigriessel
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Nice place for children to interact with animals. The play area is not great however. Good place to take young children. Do think that the owners must do a bit of upgrading especially to the play area.

Thank Beefeater7
Reviewed 22 June 2017

An excellent outing with smaller children who can pet and feed the smaller animals. Great variety of animals and just big enough for small kids not to get exhausted. Good place to hace childrens parties.

Thank SFou
Reviewed 3 March 2017

it is an ideal place for children and parents to relax while enjoying all the beautiful animals. you can take a picnic plenty of nice shady places and gardens. children can feed the pet animals such as rabbits and guinea pigs. cafe to buy ice...More

Thank EddyandGail D
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Very nice place to visit with kids. Nice and clean. Very friendly. Really enjoyed to day out with the family.

1  Thank Cielie S
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Such an interesting variety, absolute must for kids, entertaining for adults, place to play, educational and entertaining. Personally not a fan of a zoo setup BUT! Bester Birds & Animals Zoo gives a large percentage of south african population a chance to see animals previously...More

Thank jcvanvuuren
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Went to Bester birds for an outing with my 3 year old toddler. Was told at the gate that they close at 2pm instead of their normal time. One very rude person manning the entrance fee and kiosk. Some cages smelt very bad and others...More

Thank rissie100
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Zazna
28 December 2015|
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Response from David G | Reviewed this property |
There is a shop that sells basic meals (i.e. hot dogs, etc). cold drinks, sweets, ice cream,. etc
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