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Lion Park Resort

| Portion 184, Portion 12 Crocodile Pools No. 15-KO, Gaborone, Botswana
+267 396 0575
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Family outing spot just outside Gaborone

A great place for a family picnic, with a nice campsite for those who may want to spend the night... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sylvester M
Magic place to spend a day with the family.

Spent the day there with the family that we visiting me from the UK, with the heat here in Botswana... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2018
Vic R
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good45%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“roller coaster” (13 reviews)
“water slides” (4 reviews)
“paint ball” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
| Portion 184, Portion 12 Crocodile Pools No. 15-KO, Gaborone, Botswana
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+267 396 0575
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"roller coaster"
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"water slides"
in 4 reviews
"paint ball"
in 3 reviews
"kids and adults"
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"food and drinks"
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"family fun day"
in 2 reviews
"fun activities"
in 2 reviews
"swimming area"
in 2 reviews
"small train"
in 2 reviews
"get away"
in 3 reviews
"bikes"
in 19 reviews
"amusement"
in 3 reviews
"paintball"
in 3 reviews
"outing"
in 6 reviews
"swing"
in 4 reviews
"service"
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"botswana"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great place for a family picnic, with a nice campsite for those who may want to spend the night, just bring your camping equipment and book a campsite. Also great for day visits with family, they have e few rides, roller coster and a...More

Thank Sylvester M
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Spent the day there with the family that we visiting me from the UK, with the heat here in Botswana a water-park is just what they needed. Food and drinks are available and reasonably priced. Could have done with the music not being so loud...More

Thank Vic R
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

On the way back from Lobatse I first saw the rollercoaster and then the road sign. I had to pull in. Lunch was a T-Bone steak and salad with a Malawian Special. The steak took more than 40 minutes to get to my table and...More

Thank LazenbyPretoria
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Reviewed 28 November 2017

Although about 10km out of Gabs this is the place to camp. Dedicated shaded hard pads for caravans/motorhomes additional powered campsites for tents etc. Immaculate facilities and green grass. Primo Brie for each site with wood supplied. Also free access to the park. A little...More

Thank Rusty H
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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Our family visited Lion Park to give the children something enjoyable to do for their mid-term break. It wasn’t the first time that we visited the park (we always enjoy it there), but what I want to emphasize with this review is the amazing friendliness...More

Thank jccampher
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Dewald V, General Manager at Lion Park Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Morning, Thank you very much for your review. We appreciate positive feedback because it enables us to recognise employees, whom excel at their duties.

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Reviewed 25 September 2017

The service was okay, looking at the fact that the Park was packed. Overall it was fun and memorable.More

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Thank mphob2017
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Dewald V, General Manager at Lion Park Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2017

Thank you for your review. I have to agree with you, our service was not what it was supposed to be with regard to birthday parties for the weekend of Saturday, 23 September. The Lion Park Resort, hosted a Family Fun Day on this day...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2017

The lion park offers a large swimming pool, slides and an amusement park. It also offers conference rooms. We were here with the children as we wanted to discover all the things to see and to around Gaborone. We noticed a lot of litter and...More

Thank Ilse v
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Dewald V, General Manager at Lion Park Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2017

I would like to thank you for your review of our facility. You have clearly spent time, compiling your review. I would have appreciated the opportunity to respond to some of your allegations before you used a public platform to publicise your review. However, let...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

They are lions, a swimming area, roller coaster ride which happens to be the only one in the country. great place to hang out with friends and kids.

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Reviewed 23 May 2017

I went there on business recreation trip. I saw lions, the guide even fed the lions whilst we were there. I was amused by the roller coaster, the swimming pool, the train and the high flying swings. Its a lovely place to be with the...More

1  Thank kuti954
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Dewald V, General Manager at Lion Park Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2017

Good day, Thank you for your response. Kind Regards, Dewald vd Walt

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Reviewed 17 April 2017

We spent a day at the park. Rode the train and all available rides, but the rollercoaster was the most exciting. The "beach and water slides" provided a lot of excitement. The food was good and very affordable. The park keeps only five lions but...More

1  Thank Vuyelwa
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Dewald V, General Manager at Lion Park Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Good day, Thank you for your review of our facility. Kind Regards, Dewald

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davidaR693PH
9 February 2018|
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Response from Thapelo L | Reviewed this property |
80 pula... around 10 usd
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Hester F
26 May 2016|
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Response from Becky C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Hester, You can camp at Lion's Park, but the atmosphere will be more like a theme park than a secluded natural setting. If you can want to camp and enjoy the outdoors near Lion's Park. I recommend Mokolodi Game Reserve... More
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maggieg462
20 April 2016|
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Response from Thato K | Reviewed this property |
It's P70 entry per day. I think it's around P45 for children.
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