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Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary

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| Just off the N2, The Crags, Plettenberg Bay 6602, South Africa
+27 82 667 6588
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The guys that run this place are brilliant. They know their onions and dispatch knowledge in a fun... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tim T
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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Fantastic, informative and very friendly.

From entering to the tour to leaving, all the staff are super friendly and very knowledgeable. The... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
grant k
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Johannesburg
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| Just off the N2, The Crags, Plettenberg Bay 6602, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The guys that run this place are brilliant. They know their onions and dispatch knowledge in a fun and educational way. Great interaction with some amazing snakes.

Thank Tim T
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M R C, Owner at Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for enjoying the experience

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From entering to the tour to leaving, all the staff are super friendly and very knowledgeable. The tour was a small group and the guide had a great sense of humour. Awesome experience.

Thank grant k
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is such an amazing experience. Lawnwood has the best selection of snakes and reptiles. The property is very well maintained and extremely well run, with very knowledgable staff. The owners also do some of the tors themselves and always on hand to answer any...More

Thank Deborah F
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M R C, Owner at Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you ,we appreciate your positive comentry.

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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

This is an amazing place, my wife and I visited it while staying in Plett , we think this has been set up buy somebody that has a real interest in snakes, very professionally laid out with over 200 snakes to look at plus alligators...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018

From the moment we set foot in the car park, to the moment we left this was an experience to cherish. I dont love snakes, neither do my children, the the surroundings, the owners and especially the staff, made it a fantastic experience. It ended...More

Thank Qapple13
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

If you have kids, you should visit this place. The tour guide was very knowledgeable and likable but I wouldn't recommend a tour guide unless you want to know the names of the species of snake and you are actually interested in some snake details...More

Thank JacquesNelspruit
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Loved our visit here! Very friendly owner and staff. The best part was our tour guide "Offer". Great banter and very informative about the snakes. Wasn't so keen on holding them but he didn't give me much time to waiver on my decision to or...More

Thank RubyH1988
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Snakes!! Well if I had a choice between snakes and spiders i will Always go snakes. My kids loved it ok my son loved it his sister she was ok with it. The owner/operator is friendly and informative. The guide knows his stuff. Tried a...More

Thank Andrieslouisean... H
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

I have handled snakes in the past at London Zoo and find them fascinating. My wife has always been quite frightened of snakes and was out of her comfort zone at the idea of visiting a snake sanctuary. Our guide was really knowledgeable and highly...More

Thank Philip B
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

Our guide was very knowledgeable and extremely friendly. We had a wonderful time looking and touching the snakes.

Thank Rentia V
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Joanne L
9 January 2018|
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Response from RubyH1988 | Reviewed this property |
R160 which includes the tour
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Johan L
10 October 2016|
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Response from M R C | Property representative |
Adults R160 , Teenagers R120 & Kids R80
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