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Le Bonheur Crocodile Farm

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Babylonstoren Road, R45, Simondium, Franschhoek 7670, South Africa
+27 21 863 1142
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US$133.82*
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Full Day Crocodile Cage Diving and Winelands Tour
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US$58.50*
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US$91.38*
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Cape Town City Pass including 3-Day Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“tour guide” (8 reviews)
“great tour” (3 reviews)
LOCATION
Babylonstoren Road, R45, Simondium, Franschhoek 7670, South Africa
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+27 21 863 1142
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"tour guide"
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"interesting facts"
in 3 reviews
"great tour"
in 3 reviews
"small croc"
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"hold a baby croc"
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"leather products"
in 3 reviews
"awesome experience"
in 2 reviews
"educational visit"
in 2 reviews
"rubber band"
in 2 reviews
"snake show"
in 2 reviews
"picnic basket"
in 3 reviews
"lots of fun"
in 2 reviews
"cape town"
in 3 reviews
"crocs"
in 33 reviews
"cage"
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"diving"
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"fishing"
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

I am a local tour guide who has visited the farm many times in the past but haven't been for a while now aS am based in Cape Town only now Really enjoyed the full show with the introduction the guys I came with had...More

Thank Sheldon P
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Alzet, Owner at Le Bonheur Crocodile Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to share your positive experience Sheldon - we are indeed planning some complementary additions and look forward to seeing you and your guests there often. Regards, Alzette

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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

A good afternoon spent in a shaded area on beautiful lawns. We were 30 people including children. We brought our camping chairs and gazebo for added comfort. The children loved their attempts at fishing off the jetty and the small playpark kept them busy. For...More

Thank Adrian S
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Alzet, Manager at Le Bonheur Crocodile Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2018

Thank you for sharing your positive experience!

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Reviewed 2 February 2018

After some negotiating with Taxi drivers from Cape Town CBD I eventually found an excellent driver happy to take me to Le Bonheur Crocodile Farm on Tuesday 12/12/17. The taxi driver had a problem locating the Farm being his first visit & we arrived just...More

Thank Stephen N
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Alzet, Manager at Le Bonheur Crocodile Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2018

Thank you for your detailed review!

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Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Great place to see Crocodiles of all shapes and sizes. The opportunity to hold a live crocodile is amazing. Fully Recommend.

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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Just one thing to note. The road to the farm is not tar. So you are in for a bumpy ride :) Other than that we had a good time. There are two activities. 1. The croc tour 2. The snake tour/self guide tour. These...More

Thank RachellFranken
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Alzet, Manager at Le Bonheur Crocodile Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2018

Thank you for sharing your insights! An upgrade to our road is in planning phase!

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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We popped in to see the crocodiles - the tour guide was very enthusiastic and the quick tour was educational. The briefing room and all the displays are quite dated and need of some touching up but overall it was educational. Holding the baby crocs...More

Thank Matthew_CTN
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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Croc Dive was an awesome experience. Great guide with lost of interesting facts, even had use of the local GoPro 4 those without toys. A definite if ur in the Cape!

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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

This is well worth a visit Great tour round by knowledgable guide Very kids friendly Huge number of crocs Chance to see them fed and that’s a major wow And chance to hold a small croc Also a snake addition to the farm Lovely day...More

Thank Simon T
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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Having visited several similar establishments, I was impressed with this one. The property is maintained to a high standard. The guide to the crocs was very professional, multilingual and amusing. We particularly enjoyed the demo of the crocodile jumping to grab some food, coming out...More

1  Thank Nikolaus M
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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We were on the way to the wine farm, but kids (9 &11y.o.) kept complaining that they don't like wine farms (they can't drink the awesome wine after all). Suddenly I remembered about crocodile farm and it was a Fantastic choice! We all enjoyed the...More

Thank rgrizane
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Alzet, Manager at Le Bonheur Crocodile Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Thank you for deciding to detout to Le Bonheur reptile park!

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OMAR-THIAB
4 May 2018|
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Response from rgrizane | Reviewed this property |
Hi Omar, no there's is no public transport going there. you will need a car or use Uber / Taxify
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Benjamin317
19 August 2015|
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Response from Tertius K |
The crocodiles are used for laying eggs which are hatched. The offsprings are killed at age 2 for the meat and skin.
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