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Giraffe House Wildlife Awareness Centre

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Old Paarl Rd & R304, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
+27 21 884 4506
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An interesting Place

Nobody I know had heard of this place so it was a very pleasant surprise. Pity it was so hot and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fun day feeding the animals

I wish I knew the ladies name, that helped us the day we arrived at Giraffe House. She was amazing... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Port Shepstone, South Africa
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Old Paarl Rd & R304, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nobody I know had heard of this place so it was a very pleasant surprise. Pity it was so hot and dry. The animals took quite a bit of strain, not too much shade for them But a large park with a variety of animals

Thank Sportsbunny
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wish I knew the ladies name, that helped us the day we arrived at Giraffe House. She was amazing. She explained about the animals and who to feed. I would just recommend more shady areas for us to sit and watch the animals. However...More

1  Thank stacey128
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We Really should not support these types of establishments! Animals should not be kept in cages with kids THROWING- literally throwing dry pellets at them! We were told it was giraffes in the very large spaces but there are lots of other animals and it’s...More

1  Thank samgina1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Couple of animals to see, with the Giraffes being the highlight. Also has some snakes etc. Has a nice playground and a kiosk to get a drink etc. Great to visit with kids 0-12yrs, probaly 1-2hours max.

1  Thank Rick_Zurich
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Oh, what a wonderful time we had at the Giraffe House! It was my little nephew's 3rd birthday that day and we decided to take him out for the day. I did not realise that we could feed the animals which made it even more...More

Thank isabellanicole2016
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Arrived a little past 12, with an aching bladder and in need of a toilet, but the sarcastic patron at the gate refused me entry, until I paid the entrance fee. When I gave up and tried to pay I couldn't. First I had to...More

2  Thank tsareviews
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Pleasant morning spent with children looking at the animals. The tuck shop offered sachet coffee and and a limited selection of sweets.

1  Thank Antony C
Reviewed 23 June 2017

It was very distressing taking an outing of boys to the Giraffe House. The animals are stressed and so very unhappy. There are tiny enclosures with not a tree, grazing or shrub in sight. Some shelters had been damaged and not fixed so these animals...More

5  Thank thegorges
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Close to the main highway, this is a good stop off with kids before heading to a wine farm for lunch. Lots to see and climbing frames for kids. As well as the "wild" animals there are some common ones too. I think our kids...More

Thank LiveWorkTravel
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Not a safari but you can see African animals Price: 50 rant for person 30 per child 5 rant for feeding food ekstra One is free on entrance

Thank Koray K
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