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Mountain Sanctuary Park

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Magaliesburg 0300, South Africa
+27 14 534 0114
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US$55,78*
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Magaliesberg Canopy Tour
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US$350,15*
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Private Magaliesberg Day Tour from Johannesburg including Hartbeespoort Dam
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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"
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"hiking trails"
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"ablution facilities"
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"natural rock"
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"dirt road"
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"clean ablutions"
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"beautiful scenery"
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"tuck shop"
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"day hike"
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"nice hiking"
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"log cabin"
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"a great place to spend"
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"braai wood"
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"the reserve"
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"couple of hours"
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"two hours"
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Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

This was a day visit, during the mid week, although I have camped here many years ago. It is tucked away on a long dust road, which can be fairly bumpy - corrugations caused by rain water and traffic - but well worth a visit....More

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MSPowner, Owner at Mountain Sanctuary Park, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2017

Thank you so much we are really glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again. kind regards Owen

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Reviewed 21 December 2016

This place is very peaceful, great views as well. It seems a bit intimidating at first, but once you get going its very easy to hike, well marked as well. So you won't get lost. Its very vast and open, so parts you do see...More

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

thank you so much for your review, we are glad that you enjoyed the Sanctuary and look forward to welcoming you again.

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Reviewed 15 December 2016

This trip was undertaken a few years back with a best friend and her daughter and we stayed in a log cabin which was really specious and practically furnished. We took long hikes daily on the various hiking trails well marked out and thoroughly enjoyed...More

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

it always makes us happy to hear that guests have had the experience that you had, and we do hope that you will return to the sanctuary. we try our best to keep the rates as low as we can and still offer our guests...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2016

Visited for the day. Just a 30min walk to the natural rock pools, these were so refreshing after the walk and absolutely stunning! There is also a normal swimming pool which was nice and big, where you can have a colddrink/drink from the bar. We...More

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

thank you for taking the time to review MSP, we are so glad that you enjoyed your day and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future.

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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We booked a 2 night stay at MS after it was recommended by a colleague. The location is stunning and the walks were incredible (I live in London, so it was just amazing to experience). 2 days was enough for us to visit all the...More

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

good morning, firstly I apologise for the late response, we have only now got the trip advisor site up and running our side again. thank you for taking the time to put forward your comments, and I would very much like respond to the concerns...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2016

I had heard about this place for years before first visiting but now visit at least 3 times a year. Excellent camping sites and a range of other accommodation means that everyone can find something that works for them. The real highlight though is the...More

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

thank you so much for sharing your experience, we are so happy to hear that you return to MSP so often, and really hope that you continue to enjoy the sanctuary. we have just added a new beautiful ablution in camp, and we are confident...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We have been doing day hikes in the Gauteng area in preperation for the Otter Trail. This trail is beautiful with lots of pretty spots along the river. There are gorgeous rock pools towards the end of the hike. It is not very strenuous with...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

It's quite a nice place to spend a few days camping. The rock is really good with mainly hard routes available. It's a really nice place for hiking too. Beautiful river with lots of wild creatures. I recomend spending at least one night and two...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2016

We didn't stay here but came twice for a day visit. Easy to reach with safe parking. Reception is very helpful with advice and directions. They also have basic necessities like water, cold drinks, ice and ice creams(a treat after long walks) and the ablution...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2016

Getaway, for a not too hectic hike beautiful view, for a day not to far away from Jhb CBD, a little climb then near the end it was a lovely surprise with a beautiful natural pool !! Bliss

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