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Mountain Sanctuary Park

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Magaliesburg 0300, South Africa
+27 14 534 0114
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Private Magaliesberg Day Tour from Johannesburg including Hartbeespoort Dam
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  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible12%
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“rock pools” (15 reviews)
“hiking trails” (7 reviews)
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Magaliesburg 0300, South Africa
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+27 14 534 0114
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"rock pools"
in 15 reviews
"hiking trails"
in 7 reviews
"ablution facilities"
in 6 reviews
"dirt road"
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"clean ablutions"
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"beautiful scenery"
in 3 reviews
"tuck shop"
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"natural rock"
in 3 reviews
"log cabin"
in 5 reviews
"braai wood"
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"great camping"
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"the reserve"
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"couple of hours"
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"south africa"
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"hike"
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"sites"
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"nature"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Mountain Sanctuary for a hiking day. All details were booked and paid upfront so reception was swift and easy. After filling out the necessary documents we went on our way with the route description at hand. There were moments we became uncertain if...More

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Reviewed 25 December 2017

This sanctuary is set in a stretch of pristine nature, less than two hours drive from Joburg’s northern suburbs and Midrand. Friendly service, hot water, clean ablutions, walking and MTB trails, swimming pool, restaurant, tuck shop for braai wood, ice cream etc. Expect beautiful rock...More

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Reviewed 4 December 2017

Perched half way up the mountain, this is an ideal spot for a weekend getaway for camping and hiking or just relaxing with a beautiful view of the valley. The campsite is well equipped, restrooms were clean and well managed. The pool area is perfect...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

Arrived only 20 minutes late at the gate: found the gate locked, and no emergency number to call on the gate or on the website. So we had to leave the car and walk it (3,3km walk back to camp). Not nice at night, with...More

4  Thank juliennaar
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MSPowner, Owner at Mountain Sanctuary Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Mountain Sanctuary Park is a sanctuary, one of the quietest, most peaceful places in SA, we allow no noise, no disturbances to our guests and are indeed very strict on these rules, as well as the gate times which are on a timer for security...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2017

I love escaping the city whenever I can and Mountain Sanctuary park is just the place for me to escape the city and unwind. Sometimes I camp there and other times im a day visitor. Either way it feel like the city doesn't exist when...More

Thank Diana S
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MSPowner, Owner at Mountain Sanctuary Park, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

What a beautiful note to read! thank you so much. we feel inspired to continue doing what we are doing when we read such awesome reviews. we are happy that MSP means so much to you and we look forward to sharing our Sanctuary with...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2017

The nature here is just incredible, wow! It is the perfect place for relaxing and hiking. The scenery is wonderful and will amaze you time and time again. One of the few places where it is actually very quiet!

Thank DiloCom
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MSPowner, Owner at Mountain Sanctuary Park, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

We are so glad you enjoyed your visit. True nature lovers like you are always welcome. regards Owen

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Reviewed 29 May 2017

The hike was very exciting, 4.5 km of amazing scenery, the Grotto was just amazing. The staff. The pool area clean.

Thank Agathathandananimoyo
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MSPowner, Owner at Mountain Sanctuary Park, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

We are very glad you enjoyed your visit, its for true nature lovers like yourselves and the conservation of a very special area that we do what we do. regards Owen

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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous campsite set in the Magalies berg, good facilities, lovely pool, great views. Hikes and mountainbike rides in the area.

Thank Fiona C
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MSPowner, Owner at Mountain Sanctuary Park, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

We very glad you enjoyed your visit and look forward to your next. regards Owen

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Reviewed 30 March 2017

Just one and a half hours from the hustle and bustle of JHB you will find the wonderful park with camping and chalet facilities. A stunning and unusual landscape greets you on the numerous routes you can hike on. Rock pools with sparkling clean water...More

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MSPowner, Owner at Mountain Sanctuary Park, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

thank you so much for your review, we are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your quiet, peaceful stay. this is something we take very seriously, as in this day and age, one needs to be able to escape from the hustle and bustle...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2017

The area has a lot of attraction places for tourists. Lot of places to sit and eat also lunch of the boat. A lunch boat must pre-booked. My kids were happy to be on peak of Magaliesberg mountain. Having the opportunity to read history on...More

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MSPowner, Owner at Mountain Sanctuary Park, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

To avoid confusion for future readers, this review is not about Mountain Sanctuary Park

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