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Rietvlei Zoo Farm

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101 Swartkoppies Road | South Johannesburg, Alberton 1448, South Africa
+27 11 024 1512
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nice place for the family

great park run, nice bike trails to ride, great bike shop, fun zoo for the kids with things for... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
39susannad
Family Picnic

Scenic picnic spot. There is a entrance fee pending on the event happening on the day. Family... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
Themba M
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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“pony rides” (9 reviews)
“zip line” (5 reviews)
“mini train” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
101 Swartkoppies Road | South Johannesburg, Alberton 1448, South Africa
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+27 11 024 1512
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

great park run, nice bike trails to ride, great bike shop, fun zoo for the kids with things for them to do nice fishing spot with green grass... all over just a very nice place something for everyone

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Scenic picnic spot. There is a entrance fee pending on the event happening on the day. Family friendly horse riding for kids and adults; mini train riding in the park. There are thatch Lapa's for shelter which can be booked and braai stands. There also...More

1  Thank Themba M
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Its very nice for kids and cycles. Its not that expensive and very very central in Alberton. ideal for families to take them to a safe place and secure and beautiful.

1  Thank 452tonye
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

it is a very nice to relax and enjoy all the animals walking around. you don't need to travel very far to visit the zoo in Pretoria or Johannesburg.

Thank 119johanness
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Awesome place to rewind with the little ones. Nice picnic spots with trees for shade and designated braai areas. Fun activities include a farmyard, pony rides, tractor rides, steam train rides, mini zip-line, jungle gyms, etc. which my son loved. There are cycling and walking...More

Thank Portia_Mashiane
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

We attended a family get together at Rietvlei Zoo farm and it was a completely memorable experience. The Goat Lapa was booked. It had braai facilities as well as power points which was a nice touch. The farm has a wide variety of activities such...More

Thank Calvin Rion N
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This Park and Zoo Facilities is an ideal venue for any family function, either kids party, or adult birthdays or just a relaxing time out with family or just a couple to de-stress.

Thank tharmann
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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely place as a day visit. For kids and pets. Celebrate special occasions with an option to book a lapa.

Thank meens07
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

We have been to Rietvlei and it really offers a lot... from picnic spots, to a Parkrun and MTB cycling track. Restaurants in a garden setting

Thank eloizem2017
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

So much to do. Weather you are going to cycle, get the children out in the open, driving range, carwash (while you have a outing) what ever.

Thank jeanmentz
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Sandra R
14 February 2018|
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Response from Chrmnvntndr |
The 5km park run/walk starts at 8:00am every Saturday at no cost..yes for free.
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