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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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Charmed by snakes!

A must do especially if you are traveling with kids. Our experience was further magnified as we had... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SubhrajitRoy123
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Mumbai, India
Educational snake tour

The staff were very knowledgeable and friendly and certainly destroyed a lot of myths regarding... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dracula145
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Western Cape, South Africa
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“snake pit” (8 reviews)
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| Just off the N2, The Crags, Plettenberg Bay 6602, South Africa
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+27 82 667 6588
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must do especially if you are traveling with kids. Our experience was further magnified as we had a rocking guide for our tour - Prince Albert. He took us through all the key exhibits – cobras, mambas, puff adders, pythons were the more prominent...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff were very knowledgeable and friendly and certainly destroyed a lot of myths regarding these amazing creatures. Really enjoyed the whole tour. Our Swiss friends were fascinated and learnt a lot.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Second time to the sanctuary, and enjoyed it as much as the first time The guide is fantastic, humourous and knowledgeable

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This conservation space for snakes is wonderful for adults and children. This is a very necessary sanctuary space for an area that has a large population of snakes under constant threat from the spreading humans. The people who work here are enthusiastic, well-trained and very...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were so warmly welcomed & had the best & most enthusiastic guide on our trip. Started with some smaller snakes & thought that was it but the experience just got more exciting. Awesome learning experience. Well worth the money & will definitely recommend to...More

1  Thank Yanelle V
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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Congrats to our tour guide who knew what he was talking about. He made the tour very entertaining but at the same time showed his love for snakes. The sanctuary really cares for the snakes and gives them proper enclosures to give the snakes the...More

1  Thank LiLDre93
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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

An awesome way to face your fears !!! Snakes are beautiful creatures , amazing place and set up , friendly stuff

1  Thank joelnight
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

A large collection of snakes both in open pits and in glass enclosures. Our guide, Wilmington, was excellent and interacted very well with our kids who asked tons of questions. You are even allowed to hold some snakes, which our kids and me loved!

1  Thank Ryan C
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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We took our two kids here yesterday (ages 8 & 10 ). I have to say my expectations weren't huge but my god were they exceeded. We were greeted by a really nice guy and we're able to join the first tour that had just...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

We recently returned to the snake for our 3rd time and we enjoyed it just as much as all the times before. We had a very entertaining and knowledgeable guide and they have a great collection of snakes some of which you can hold.

1  Thank Tammany K
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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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