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Mountain Sanctuary Park

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Magaliesburg 0300, South Africa
+27 14 534 0114
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Magaliesberg Canopy Tour
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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"
in 7 reviews
"ablution facilities"
in 6 reviews
"natural rock"
in 4 reviews
"dirt road"
in 2 reviews
"clean ablutions"
in 2 reviews
"beautiful scenery"
in 3 reviews
"tuck shop"
in 2 reviews
"day hike"
in 2 reviews
"nice hiking"
in 3 reviews
"log cabin"
in 5 reviews
"a great place to spend"
in 2 reviews
"braai wood"
in 2 reviews
"the reserve"
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"couple of hours"
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"two hours"
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"south africa"
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

One of the most beautiful places to visit. Get away into nature and enjoy unspoilt waterfalls and pools,

1  Thank ThabaNkwe
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

We went camping at Mountain Sanctuary this weekend and was very disappointed. They have one ablution block that is supposed to service over 30 campsites. You cannot leave your campsite unattended as the baboons and monkeys are a nuisance and when i say that i...More

6  Thank jessicavenner1
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Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

We went there with friends for a day visiting and really had an awesome day. The staff was very friendly and welcoming. They gave us a (terrible) map (not detailed at all, actually useless, you will get lost for sure lol) and marked on the...More

4  Thank Gregory C
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Reviewed 20 March 2016

We enjoyed 3 days hiking in this wonderful nature, we'd really like to come back. The cabin was clean, well equipped and with a wonderful view, staff was very friendly.

1  Thank 35ingrid
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Reviewed 30 November 2015

If you're looking for a rustic log cabin (or even just a place to pitch your tent) in a very special mountain range like the 2300 million year old Magaliesberg Mountain range, this is a special place. The rock pools at this park, which is...More

8  Thank st3veB
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Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

So today the 28th of Nov me and some friend when to hike at MSP (mountain sanctuary park) and got a permit to go in to Tonquany it was a bit over cast but it was good weather for hiking and the guy at the...More

1  Thank mikewolfman
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Reviewed 16 November 2015

We've camped twice at MSP and absolutely love it. The camp sites are clean and efficiently maintained, the ablution blocks are tidy and nicer than many I've seen, and the pool is an absolute dream. An oasis in the heat and dust. The pool bar...More

2  Thank TiffanyMarkman
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Reviewed 9 November 2015

We didn't stay at the Mountain Sanctuary but would next time. Had a great few hours with a walk/hike and a dip in the pool which is cold, but in such a beautiful setting you don't notice. Really loved the rapids; we knew there was...More

1  Thank Geraldine L
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Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

Make time to research the options for accomodation. We took the camping option and it will be easy for some to give a bad review if not prepaired. The camp site was neat and very well maintained. The hiking trails were excellent with the most...More

2  Thank Gert V
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Reviewed 3 October 2015

Firstly. The map we were given was so badly printed that it was basically useless. We were told when we booked that there would be rock pools we could swim in but when we entered the park there were signs stating that they were experiencing...More

1  Thank 868catalinar
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MSPowner, Front Office Manager at Mountain Sanctuary Park, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2015

It is a real pity that these two guests did not take some more time to explore our wonderful sanctuary only an hour and a half away from Johannesburg. We are experiencing a drought but did explain to the guests that lots of water can...More

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