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Eseltjiesrus Donkey Sanctuary

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Nice location for tea and hot homemade scones, jam and cream. And there are donkeys! They look... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
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Learned a lot about donkeys, interesting for the kids (6 & ), most impressed by the dedication of... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Robertson Road, McGregor 6708, South Africa
+27 23 625 1593
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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Nice location for tea and hot homemade scones, jam and cream. And there are donkeys! They look relieved and relaxed at last. Donate to help with the rescue mission and enjoy a pleasant Meet up with friends.

Thank scenic49
Reviewed 3 May 2018

Learned a lot about donkeys, interesting for the kids (6 & ), most impressed by the dedication of the staff: our guide was very knowledgeable and so passionate about his job. The animals all looked very healthy and the facilities where kept clean and tidy....More

Thank Bayflowers
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Kindness, love and respect for these often abused and uncared for animals is very evident here. These donkeys are well cared for and are enjoying a safe environment. I understand that they will also teach farmers how to care for their working farm donkeys. We...More

Thank reginafug
Reviewed 5 March 2018

I learnt very interesting things about donkeys I did not know before. They are doing good work there and need your support

Thank nigel434
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful guide that took us around and know all the donkeys by name and character! The donkeys were lovely and came to say hello and like to be pet. This place does a fantastic work giving earlier abused animals a safe home...More

Thank Jaguaren
Reviewed 31 January 2018

We had a lovely visit with our baby. The guides were very well informed and it was great to touch the donkeys.

Thank KatherineB1376
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We went to McGregor for an overnight stay and we visited the sanctuary. On arrival at 13:00 we were informed that they are actually closing up. But we can enjoy a drink or quick snack. They made us feel welcome and they did not just...More

Thank Natalia C
Reviewed 22 November 2017

This is a fantastic place to take the kids to see the donkeys, don't need more than an hour or so to do it.

Thank KateyHiggs
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Located on the outskirts of McGregor Eseltjiesrus Donkey Sanctuary is worth a visit. Lovely farm restaurant for a breakfast or light lunch followed with a tour of the rescued donkeys

Thank Bruvs57
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful place. After a delicious lunch of generous homemade chicken pie up at the restaurant we were taken down to the field where we met the donkeys. Pure bliss.

Thank ShinyBriony
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