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Cheetah Outreach

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“wild animals”(31 reviews)
Cheetah Outreach is an education and community-based programme created to raise awareness of the plight of the cheetah and to campaign for its survival.Cheetah Outreach is open 7 days a week, 365 days a year to the public. We are open from 9h30 to...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
De Beers Avenue | opposite the Somerset Mall, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
+27 21 851 6850
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Set in a beautiful location and convenient to visit. All staff are European volunteers and incredibly friendly. We did an adult cheetah encounter. Highly recommended, guide was helpful and knowledgeable. We also saw a jackal, meerkat and caracal.

Thank SweetPiment0
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were very excited when we discovered we could visit this place. When we arrived it was so nice to see that there weren’t the usual rows of tour buses but a lovely accommodating car park. On arrival you are asked if you would like...More

Thank 127marziac
Reviewed 1 week ago

This outreach in the built-up area of Strand/ Somerset West is a hidden gem that is worth visting often by locals and a MUST for visitors. It is well-kept and the cats seems very happy in large encampments, although very viewable on foot or from...More

Thank chrisgroen10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This reserve is a great pace to come and get close to the big cats. They are in this nature preserve to prevent them from being hunted by the poachers. They have a small, simple area, nothing like a big zoo. If you go expecting...More

Thank LavenderSeattle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The cheetah outreach is a massive benefit to the cheetah world the staff welcomed us with open adms were very informative and are truly trying to make the difference to benefit farmers and the cheetahs alike, the programs they undertake and the benefits it provides...More

Thank douglas l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Cheetah outreach was on our way so we stopped for a visit. It was 100% worth it. We opted for the visit including the encounter and the lady at the counter gave us useful information and confirmed that the encounter with the grown up...More

Thank MarionW623
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

We had to ask 3 times in the streets to find this place and it is in a private estate. It is well laid out, good value for money, and our 2 young grandchildren got up close and personal with these magnificent beasts. The whole...More

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We thought we are going to a wild cats sanctuary but ended up to see couple of cats lying in their cages. The ticket seller didn't explain us anything. So we bought tickets to see the adult cheetah. Said to her that we just wanted...More

4  Thank MaijaJ
Reviewed 25 September 2018

We visited as a treat for my daughter's birthday as she loves wildlife. Bearing in mind we are locals so prices are not converted into GBP or EUR or USD, this was a very expensive underwhelming experience. We arrived to a very uninformed receptionist who...More

2  Thank CapeTownQueenie
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Being allowed to pat not only an adult cheetah but to also get up close and friendly with three cheetah cubs... we were in our element. Such beautiful creatures.

1  Thank kdklmjcheck123
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Response from mightypink6 | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure you’re beat just calling or emailing to find out.
27 March 2018|
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Response from Sue W | Reviewed this property |
It's only 10 rand to get in and then you pay 175 rand to interact with an adult cheetah and 275 for the cubs. We did both and found the experience amazing. I think you can pay to interact with the meerkats on entry. They are... More
20 December 2017|
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Response from Belinda A | Reviewed this property |
Although the venue is near the beach I never saw an option like that offered.