We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Giraffe House Wildlife Awareness Centre

Features Animals
Old Paarl Rd & R304, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
+27 21 884 4506
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Fabulous!

How do I start/ fabulous food, staff & atmosphere- sea view too of Viaduct Harbour. Wait staff are... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cherry M
,
Auckland, New Zealand
via mobile
The animals are up close with plenty of space to roam

Oh, what a wonderful time we had at the Giraffe House! It was my little nephew's 3rd birthday that... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
isabellanicole2016
,
The Netherlands
Read all 115 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
Old Paarl Rd & R304, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
CONTACT
Website
+27 21 884 4506
Write a Review
Reviews (115)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 108 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

How do I start/ fabulous food, staff & atmosphere- sea view too of Viaduct Harbour. Wait staff are awesome & knowledgeable. They will explain the way through the menu. MENU - you can share plates (to be recommended) or not! Complexity✔️ Food packs a punch👍...More

Thank Cherry M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Oh, what a wonderful time we had at the Giraffe House! It was my little nephew's 3rd birthday that day and we decided to take him out for the day. I did not realise that we could feed the animals which made it even more...More

Thank isabellanicole2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived a little past 12, with an aching bladder and in need of a toilet, but the sarcastic patron at the gate refused me entry, until I paid the entrance fee. When I gave up and tried to pay I couldn't. First I had to...More

1  Thank tsareviews
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Pleasant morning spent with children looking at the animals. The tuck shop offered sachet coffee and and a limited selection of sweets.

Thank Antony C
Reviewed 23 June 2017

It was very distressing taking an outing of boys to the Giraffe House. The animals are stressed and so very unhappy. There are tiny enclosures with not a tree, grazing or shrub in sight. Some shelters had been damaged and not fixed so these animals...More

2  Thank thegorges
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Close to the main highway, this is a good stop off with kids before heading to a wine farm for lunch. Lots to see and climbing frames for kids. As well as the "wild" animals there are some common ones too. I think our kids...More

Thank LiveWorkTravel
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Not a safari but you can see African animals Price: 50 rant for person 30 per child 5 rant for feeding food ekstra One is free on entrance

Thank Koray K
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Fun day out with my boys. Amazing variety of animals, clean cages and entertaining reptile show for adult and kid audience. Will definitely return. Remember cash only!

Thank TamJean
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

It is our second time with our little one and it is a great place for kids. The repitle show is the highlight. At the entrance you get a bucket of animal food that you can feed the animals. The giraffes loves to be cuddled....More

Thank Janet P
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We took our five year old son here and loved it. There was an interactive show in late morning, explaining about some animals and giving kids a chance to touch/hold some of them. My son loved holding the huge snake! It is immaculately clean here...More

Thank foz2068
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Bamboo Garden
31 reviews
5.59 km away
Potbelly Coffee Shop and Bakery
54 reviews
7.40 km away
Bossa Nova Social Cafe and Bar
5 reviews
7.46 km away
The Table
83 reviews
3.21 km away
Nearby Attractions
Villiera Wines
94 reviews
.71 km away
Uitkyk Wine Estate
16 reviews
7.41 km away
Warwick Wine Estate
467 reviews
6.22 km away
Simonsig
190 reviews
5.20 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Giraffe House Wildlife Awareness Centre staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit