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Lion Country Safari

#1 of 8 things to do in Loxahatchee Features Animals
2003 Lion Country Safari Rd, Loxahatchee, FL 33470-3977
+1 561-793-1084
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Great Experience

Really enjoyed the time here. Started with drive through safari. The CD was perfect for... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
cards60763
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New York City, New York
Excellent Excellent Park

We loved this place! For the price you pay it is absolutely worth it. You get 3 parks in one. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MusicisLife247
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Vincennes, Indiana
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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.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“petting zoo” (148 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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2003 Lion Country Safari Rd, Loxahatchee, FL 33470-3977
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Really enjoyed the time here. Started with drive through safari. The CD was perfect for information as we drove along. My son is 14 and even enjoyed the small water park slide. Our favorit parts were feeding the giraffes and llamas. We also tried to...More

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Lioncountrysafari, Guest Relations Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your comments! It is always nice to hear that whole families enjoy their safari experience, so we are glad that your son had a fun day. On busy days, our animals can get full in the afternoon when they've been feeding all...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved this place! For the price you pay it is absolutely worth it. You get 3 parks in one. The drive thru safari was neat. I did feel it was a lot of the same kinds of animals but they did have some neat...More

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Lioncountrysafari, Guest Relations Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your feedback! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit, and loved the rhinos and petting zoo in particular. The experience offered here is very unique, during which you can see large herds of animals roaming through natural settings. While...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

being able toi drive among the animals then go pet others, like the geraffs is an awesome experiance for all ages. There is even rides and a water park and the giftb shop has some really nice thingsMore

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Lioncountrysafari, Guest Relations Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review. We are happy that you enjoyed seeing the animals in their different settings, as well as the attractions in Safari World. Our guests enjoy the fact that they can stay for a whole day enjoying everything that we have to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I went here for a couple hours. We really enjoyed the drive through safari (but we broke the rules and kept the windows down which made it a lot better). Although there were a ton of animals up close we were disappointed...More

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Lioncountrysafari, Guest Relations Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for reviewing your visit to our park. The reason we ask guests to keep their windows and doors closed at all times in the preserve is to keep our guests and animals safe. You are correct about our lions in that they spend...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I rented a van for my family and friends for our safari. We enjoyed every moment of this adventure. Our vehicle was even attacked by a very enthusiastic ostrich. From the youngest through the oldest member, we were all in awe. Where else can you...More

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Lioncountrysafari, Guest Relations Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your wonderful review! It sounds like there was something to enjoy for all members of your group. Our ostriches have designated themselves as the park greeters, so they love coming up to different vehicles to investigate. The Safari Splash water playground is...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't let the name fool you, they only have 6 lions and they are caged and not active at all. They will change you $9 for parking at the amusement park ever if you only want to do the safari. While they had a lot...More

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Lioncountrysafari, Guest Relations Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your response. We are disappointed to hear that you did not enjoy your visit as much as we would have hoped. Our eleven lions are currently split up between two habitats while we integrate two groups together, but all lions naturally sleep...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful experience ! Highly recommended. Staff was very polite, helpful and informative. Best going early am...animals are "out and about". Ostrich will come up to car...loved it!More

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Lioncountrysafari, Guest Relations Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review. You're quite right about visiting early to get the best out of the animals, and we're glad that you enjoyed your "greeter" coming right up to the windows! Our staff take pride in their work, so we will happily pass...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We got free tickets while staying at the attached KOA campground. The drive through to see the animals is pretty cool and the kids liked the waterslides, but had we paid full price to enter, we would have been disappointed.More

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Lioncountrysafari, Guest Relations Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the feedback. We hope you enjoyed your stay at our KOA campground next door. Any guests to the park, whether by paid admission or free tickets, gets to enjoy the drive-through preserve as well as our Safari World walk-through section. The rides...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Driving your own car thru different areas gives you the feeling that you are in the real places where those animals lives. You cam pet, feed and learn a lot about them. Even the animals look that are well taken care I strongly believe that...More

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Lioncountrysafari, Guest Relations Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for reviewing your visit to our park. We are happy that you enjoyed yourselves during this authentic safari experience. Our animals receive the greatest care from our staff, so it is always nice to hear that it shows! Thanks again for your review...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been here many times, first with my children and now with grandchildren. Enjoy hearing the giggles from the kids. It was a hot day but there is a water theme park there that cools off the kids. Restaurant is good with reasonable prices. It is...More

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Lioncountrysafari, Guest Relations Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for sharing and for your continued visits over the years. We love to see families with multiple generations enjoying themselves in the park! It is definitely a good time of year to visit our Safari Splash water area, which is open...More

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Bo L
22 May 2017|
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Response from Lioncountrysafari | Property representative |
Lion Country Safari is open every day of the year, including holidays and weekends. Our lions are located in their own section of our 4-mile drive-through preserve, and you can see them from your vehicle as you drive... More
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Kimaada E
6 May 2017|
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Response from Lioncountrysafari | Property representative |
The lions are in their own section of our 4-mile drive-through preserve. The best time to see them is shortly after we open in the morning or the late afternoon; essentially, whenever it is slightly cooler outside there is... More
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Mig M
20 April 2017|
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Response from Lioncountrysafari | Property representative |
Using your Miami Explorer Pass is as simple as pulling up to any of our open ticket booths after 9:30 when they open. The only reason you would need to visit the front office beforehand is to rent a vehicle to drive through... More
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