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Johannesburg Zoo

#14 of 173 things to do in Johannesburg Features Animals
Upper Park Road near Jan Smuts, Johannesburg 2122, South Africa
+27 11 646 2000
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Upper Park Road near Jan Smuts, Johannesburg 2122, South Africa
+27 11 646 2000
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Reviewed 3 February 2012

I took the kids to the Zoo in the evening during December. All the animals were awake and active and the kids loved it. My only critism is that the Zoo needs some lighting if they're going to open till 10 pm. Some parts of...More

1  Thank SashSA
Reviewed 2 February 2012

the animals all look healthy,they have space to move,and it's agreat place to spend the day relaxing

Thank soetcookie
Reviewed 31 January 2012

So much to see set in a wonderful park. Great place to take the kids. Can fill up a whole day

Thank Barbara K
Reviewed 31 January 2012

I am basically a wild life lover. I prefer to see animals in their natural habitat, but Johannesburg zoo has done almost the impossible. The animals are not kept in"cages" bur rather had a larger space in which to roam. the upkeep is good ....More

Thank Nadeen G
Reviewed 31 January 2012

Wonderful surroundings. Animals in decent enclosures. A haven in the middle of a busy city. Ongoing activities.

Thank Susan J
Reviewed 30 January 2012

This was most probably our 6th visit to the zoo in 12 years. it is easy to get to the zoo and still rates as a good day out with the children. There is however not many new attractions so for locals, a visit every...More

2  Thank PierreRossouw
Reviewed 26 January 2012

The Zoo must be visited because of its excellent layout I loved it when we went there as Children. As a grownup I could here the lions roaring in my bed at night WOW

Thank Jakalas
Reviewed 25 January 2012

Wonderful array of animals and well preserved environment. Obvious that animals are treated well.

Thank FErnestCapeTown
Reviewed 24 January 2012

Fun was had by all. The children really had a day filled with fun and excitement. The animals looked well cared for and happy as can be expected. Very clean and sell looked after.

Thank Grumpyfig
Reviewed 24 January 2012

Open areas and biggish cages make this a nice family outing.

Thank IFBotta
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how to get to the zoo from Sandton hotel?
26 January 2017|
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Response from MelissaMarion | Reviewed this property |
Apologies for not answering. We went away to the bush I had no signal! Hope your hotel managed to assist you...