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Lion Country Safari

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2003 Lion Country Safari Rd, Loxahatchee, FL 33470-3977
+1 561-793-1084
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Rhinos, apes, giraffes and lions roam free in this drive-thru wildlife preserve that also runs a comprehensive conservation program to help replenish endangered species.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“drive thru” (144 reviews)
“petting zoo” (161 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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2003 Lion Country Safari Rd, Loxahatchee, FL 33470-3977
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"drive thru"
in 144 reviews
"petting zoo"
in 161 reviews
"drive through safari"
in 118 reviews
"animals roaming"
in 16 reviews
"water buffalo"
in 33 reviews
"kiddie rides"
in 31 reviews
"romaine lettuce"
in 16 reviews
"bird feeding"
in 15 reviews
"small water park"
in 24 reviews
"miniature golf"
in 26 reviews
"water area"
in 22 reviews
"feed giraffes"
in 27 reviews
"own pace"
in 31 reviews
"splash pad"
in 25 reviews
"admission price"
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"animal lovers"
in 17 reviews
"theme park"
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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

I went with my 2 year old. He was bored by the animal safari but he loved the amusement park. The amusement park is great for small kids. He loved the splash pad.More

Thank ojmemo
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Lioncountrysafari, Guest Relations Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

Thanks for the honest feedback! Guests with small children or those who simply want to stretch their legs first can proceed straight to the Safari World walk-through section of the park. It typically works out pretty well to save the drive-through safari for after the...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2018

Driving through 300 acres with over 1000 animals was thrilling. They have a wonderful assortment of wildlife to see up close. Used a summer pass to save money. There is a small amusement park for the kids to run around in too and a KOA...More

Thank Dottie J
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Lioncountrysafari, Guest Relations Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

Thank you so much for your positive rating! The 1,000+ animals that call Lion Country Safari home represent almost 100 different species from 6 continents, many being very unique and seldom seen in such natural settings. We're glad you saved money with a Summer Savings...More

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Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

I have fond memories of visiting here back in the 70’s as a child, and I still love it. My husband and son love it as well, and my husband requested to come here for his birthday this year, so we did just that. The...More

2  Thank Melissa S
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Lioncountrysafari, Guest Relations Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2018

A review like this is always a pleasure to read! We're glad that you still enjoy coming to the park after so many years, and we appreciate your tips to future guests, like a necessary visit to our giraffe feeding platform. There are many other...More

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Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

Rhinos and Zebras were walking around our car! We also saw a car have to stop for giraffe crossing, and lots of curious ostriches eyeing the visitors from up close. There is more, those were our highlights. We rented a minivan for $10 so we...More

Thank Debi B
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Lioncountrysafari, Guest Relations Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2018

Thank you for reviewing your recent visit! The animals that call this place home have big personalities that are very apparent when guests drive through and see them. We're glad you enjoyed renting a vehicle to trek through our preserve together, and we hope to...More

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Reviewed June 27, 2018

I have been visiting this attraction over 20 years. I have fond memories of my daughter at every age here. Where else can you on safari outside of traveling to Africa. The safari preserve is divided into seven sections taking you through preserves in India,...More

3  Thank Arielfl
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Lioncountrysafari, Guest Relations Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded June 30, 2018

For any guests planning to visit the park, this review is a must-read! You touched on almost every aspect of the park, from our drive-through preserve animals to the various attractions in Safari World. We are privileged to have worked with industry experts in various...More

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Reviewed June 24, 2018

I love the way it is ,the drive through safari is perfect when you love animals or if you have kids ,if you can stop by a hotel and pick up a discount flyer will help ,after the safari you can go walking inside there...More

Thank Galo S
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Lioncountrysafari, Guest Relations Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded June 30, 2018

Thank you for your positive feedback! Children of all ages have something to enjoy here, whether that be seeing our animals only a few feet away from their vehicles or having fun at one of our rides and attractions in Safari World. If rain is...More

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Reviewed June 21, 2018

We had a great time here, even though I did find it a little pricey and likely would not have gone with the coupon that I had. Definitely get there when they first open or it is too hot and the animals don't come out....More

2  Thank amorgan0315
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Lioncountrysafari, Public Relations Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to tell everyone about your experience! Your advice to come early is great, we actually encourage our guests to drive-through in the morning hours or later afternoon. The animals tend to be more active when it is cooler outside...More

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Reviewed June 21, 2018

Highly disappointing. WAY overpriced and lacking ambiance. Having been to attractions like this around the US, I was extremely disheartened to see the lack of shady areas for the animals, so much could be done with the space provided, how about a group of Palm...More

Thank roteflea
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Lioncountrysafari, Guest Relations Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2018

We appreciate your honest feedback. While we understand this may come as little solace to you, our lion section is currently under maintenance to improve the area for guests and animals as well as to expand the capacity for more lions to live where guests...More

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Reviewed June 20, 2018

We were here the past weekend, the drive through safari was fun we saw lots of animals in the wild especially towards the end of the drive, the beginning was kind of slow moving. The walk through needs much updating, we went early when the...More

Thank elsmo48
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Lioncountrysafari, Guest Relations Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2018

Thank you for your feedback. We are glad that you enjoyed the drive-through safari section of the park. However, it is with disappointment that we receive your comments about the Safari World walk-through section. If you would like to discuss your visit in greater detail,...More

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Reviewed June 18, 2018

It harken's back to a simpler type of attraction... no hi-tech thrills, but very educational. The lions are kept behind a fence, which is for safety, but I seem to recall photos from many years ago with them around the cars. We used our smart...More

Thank Ronald J
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Lioncountrysafari, Public Relations Manager at Lion Country Safari, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to share your review about Lion Country Safari. One of our goals at Lion Country Safari is to have our animals as close to their natural environment as possible. We do our best to educate the public on the...More

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teacher41
August 12, 2018|
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Response from Lioncountrysafari | Property representative |
Rental vehicles are available for $10 + tax, and we have vehicles of varying sizes, all the way up to 15-passenger vans. These are available on a first come, first served basis. Guests drive themselves through the... More
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teacher41
August 12, 2018|
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As per the price of the rental car, that would vary, I suggest you get in touch with LCS by phone and talk with someone who can give you the current rental prices as they vary regarding the time of year. In Southern FL the... More
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Hello, and thank you for your question! There are no criteria for Photo Tour guests - you only have to be interested in an awesome premium experience! You can call 561-793-1084 ext. 2176 for booking information.
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