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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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Full Day Crocodile Cage Diving and Winelands Tour
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“tour guide” (7 reviews)
“short tour” (4 reviews)
“eggs” (4 reviews)
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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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"short tour"
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"eggs"
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"small croc"
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"hold a baby croc"
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"great tour"
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"leather products"
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"sense of humour"
in 4 reviews
"picnic basket"
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"interesting facts"
in 3 reviews
"educational visit"
in 2 reviews
"rubber band"
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"lots of fun"
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"snake show"
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"adults and kids"
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"pizza"
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"an amazing experience"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 1 week ago

Thank you for sharing your positive experience!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your detailed review!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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 L
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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!

Thank bryanf98
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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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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

During visted started off when a information session about Crocs. Then had a tour to the actual crocs, and also time for some photos with a 1 year old croc. Afterwards had some pizza amd drinks while the kids enjoyed the play area. Great venue....More

Thank Tiaan O
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Alzet, Manager at Le Bonheur Crocodile Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thanks for sharing your positive experience - hope to see you back for our snake centre opening!

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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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