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Bambelela Wildlife Care&Vervet Monkey Rehabilitation Farm

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447 Groot Nylsoog KR, Bela Bela 0480, South Africa
+27 14 736 4090
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Fantastic Experience

Absolutely loved our visit here. The work done to try and rehabilitate the monkeys is fantastic... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Karen94
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Glasgow
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Wildlife experience

If you want animals, views and a real interactive experience with monkeys, zebras, giraffe and many... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2018
David R
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447 Groot Nylsoog KR, Bela Bela 0480, South Africa
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"amazing experience"
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"hour tour"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely loved our visit here. The work done to try and rehabilitate the monkeys is fantastic and it is such a special place. Some of the stories about what has happened to the animals are so sad however it is great that they have been...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

If you want animals, views and a real interactive experience with monkeys, zebras, giraffe and many more this is the place to visit. The staff are friendly and welcoming and with a lovely large pool and tanning area. There is a small gift shop where...More

Thank David R
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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

We booked a 11:00 tour via the website. We received a booking confrmation via email. No where was it mentioned that we will not be able to enter the Bambelela premises earlier than the exact tour times. We checked out earlier at our resort to...More

Thank Juliana P
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

We spent 2 nights and a full day at Bambelela and wish we had more time to help ! This place is so great and getting close to 20 release in the wild: success! We went in the chalet which are really spacious and well...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

What an amazing experience. Friendly, passionate, informative staff who go above and beyond to ensure your stay is comfortable and enjoyable. Interaction with the baby monkeys is the cherry on top. You can see that the monkeys are well cared for and happy.

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful time, my two and four year old loved seeing and interacting with the monkeys and apes. We couldn't believe the incredible work that was done - surpassed our expectations. Staff were friendly, patient and passionate about the work they do. I...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Unforgettable!!!! Great experience for the entire family. Guide very informative and knowledgeable. Well worth the trip out

Thank De L
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Bambelela-Silke, Owner at Bambelela Wildlife Care&Vervet Monkey Rehabilitation Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Thank you vervet much for visiting.

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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Very friendly staff. Can see the animals are well cared for. Keep up the good work. Had fun playing with the baby monkeys

Thank Magda D
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Bambelela-Silke, Owner at Bambelela Wildlife Care&Vervet Monkey Rehabilitation Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

thank you vervet much

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Reviewed 11 January 2018

If you love animals ESPECIALLY Vervet monkeys and Baboons then you will never wish to leave Bambelela We stayed in a wonderful chalet which had everything we could wish for. We were joined by monkeys, Peacocks, Zebra, tortoise and cats outside our chalet most evenings....More

1  Thank Kim W
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Bambelela-Silke, Owner at Bambelela Wildlife Care&Vervet Monkey Rehabilitation Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

thank you vervet much

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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

On route to Bambelela we stopped at Thaba Kwena the Crocodile farm. Delicious milkshakes and short interesting tour. The Bambelela lifted our spirits. Nothing like holding and playing with baby ‘pink faces’ of a few days or weeks old in their nursery. They are adorable...More

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Bambelela-Silke, Owner at Bambelela Wildlife Care&Vervet Monkey Rehabilitation Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2017

Thank you VERVET much for visiting. Your visit helps us making the difference.

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Jonathan C
20 March 2018|
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Response from Bambelela-Silke | Property representative |
We'd be vervet happy to welcome you here. Volunteers are important for our existance and your helping hands will be appreciated.
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Cherie L
28 February 2018|
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Response from Kim W | Reviewed this property |
Hi The distance between the two is approximately 62km. A drive of 1hr 13mins. Highly recommend a visit to Bambelela.
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ericsmum4
16 June 2016|
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Response from Bambelela-Silke | Property representative |
Hello, apology for this delayed answer, only saw the message right now....I assume you came right and found answers ? We do not offer packages for accommodation and flights inclusive. Bambelela Greetings Silke
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