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Bambelela Wildlife Care&Vervet Monkey Rehabilitation Farm

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An amazing place to visit and work

My daughter and I volunteered here for just under 2 weeks. It's an amazing place to visit and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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Fantastic Place

Loved our tour / experience here. The staff are so knowledgeable and incredibly caring and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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447 Groot Nylsoog KR, Bela Bela 0480, South Africa
+27 14 736 4090
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My daughter and I volunteered here for just under 2 weeks. It's an amazing place to visit and work. We saw some wonderful things and got to experience the joy that is the Vervet Monkey. All the staff were friendly, dedicated and helpful. The knowledge...More

Thank angielm2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved our tour / experience here. The staff are so knowledgeable and incredibly caring and passionate. It is shameful that most of the animals in their care are due to man's negative influence. You are doing a fantastic job - keep up the good work.

Thank Redman2005
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

This ia a very good wildlife rehab centre and we commend you for this work! Slight recommendation. .. make tour shorter...interactions longer! We are somewhat similar also in the fact that our attention span is limited! ! Please .

Thank SakkieS11
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

What a lovely little place. Enjoyed a great informative tour and got to interact with some monkeys as well. 4x4 definitely needed for the drive there.

Thank l0uisek1
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Awesome experience a good guide amazing rehabilitation process of injured and abused monkeys and baboons and eventual release back into the wild. Also had an amazing personal experience with young monkeys they so cute. monkys and baboons walk around free

Thank AlonM107
Reviewed 16 July 2018 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

1  Thank Karen94
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 davidrU5969ZS
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

1  Thank JulianaP3504
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

Thank bnoy
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.

Thank 336nicole
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2 September 2018|
Response from Karen94 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, when I went it was about 100rand per person and they do morning and afternoon tours. I think it was 11am & 2:30pm. You need to book it directly with them so best dropping them an email.
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.
28 February 2018|
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Response from kimwI4941BD | Reviewed this property |
Hi The distance between the two is approximately 62km. A drive of 1hr 13mins. Highly recommend a visit to Bambelela.