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Bambelela Wildlife Care&Vervet Monkey Rehabilitation Farm

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447 Groot Nylsoog KR, Bela Bela 0480, South Africa
+27 14 736 4090
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Wonderful visit....Brilliant interaction and education on rereleaseof monkeys

This is the real deal....the whole process of getting primates damaged by us humans back to release... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
baffinaberdeen
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aberdeen
WENT FOR A DAY TRIP TO SEE VERVET MONKEY REHAD CENTRE ASWELL AS SLEEPING OVER ONE NIGHT

Good day Man o man what a wonder awesome experience- to see how much love and care the people put... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
vdschyfnj
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Volksrust, South Africa
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“hard work” (14 reviews)
“two weeks” (5 reviews)
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447 Groot Nylsoog KR, Bela Bela 0480, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the real deal....the whole process of getting primates damaged by us humans back to release into the wild in social groupings...the interaction with the babies at the end of our visit was heart melting, and seeing those too damaged to be released living...More

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Bambelela-Silke, Owner at Bambelela Wildlife Care&Vervet Monkey Rehabilitation Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

thank you for visiting XXX

Reviewed 16 October 2017

Good day Man o man what a wonder awesome experience- to see how much love and care the people put into care for the velvet monkey in the rehab center - they care for the handicapped - some is totally blinded - the very educated...More

Thank vdschyfnj
Bambelela-Silke, Owner at Bambelela Wildlife Care&Vervet Monkey Rehabilitation Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

thank you VERVET much for visiting.

Reviewed 11 October 2017

Have just been to Bambelela as a volunteer for one week. I was so impressed with Silke and her team and I will return next year for 3 to 4 weeks. I loved the passion and commitment by Silke and her staff! Exactly what I...More

1  Thank Kaye N
Bambelela-Silke, Owner at Bambelela Wildlife Care&Vervet Monkey Rehabilitation Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

thank you VERVET much for your review.

Reviewed 30 August 2017

If you have always wanted to cuddle a monkey and don't mind being inspected and climbed on or a slightly smelly environment, you will probably enjoy this experience. Emphasis is on the care and rehabilitation of monkeys and some other animals that were hurt or...More

Thank izanne53
Reviewed 27 August 2017

I volunteered at Bambelela for the first two weeks of August. I had such a fantastic time and wish I had stayed longer - I would have happily stayed for a month! It is hard work, but this is just as you would expect from...More

Thank Kate H
Bambelela-Silke, Owner at Bambelela Wildlife Care&Vervet Monkey Rehabilitation Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you VERVET much...

Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

I would suggest anyone to visit this place. We had an awesome experience visiting there twice in a period of 3 days cos the kids loved it. We enjoyed spending time with the monkeys and the kids enjoyed play time with the monkeys... A totally...More

Thank joelA4459OO
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We went to Bambelele not sure what to really expect but we were pleasantly surprised. They are doing an excellent job for animals especially monkeys who were hurt or abused. To see them loving and nurturing them is very heart-warming. My little kids really enjoyed...More

Thank fathimaP084
Bambelela-Silke, Owner at Bambelela Wildlife Care&Vervet Monkey Rehabilitation Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Thank you VERVET much for visiting.

Reviewed 4 August 2017

We - me, my seventeen year old son and twelve years old daughter from the UK - travelled to Bambelela in July for a short volunteering trip. This was our first such trip although we have travelled to Africa before. It was meticulously organised by...More

Thank jackieaol
Bambelela-Silke, Owner at Bambelela Wildlife Care&Vervet Monkey Rehabilitation Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Thank you VERVET much XXX

Reviewed 20 June 2017

We were greeted by the wonderful Sue, who showed us around our cozy cottage and gave us the run down of how to handle the "wildlife", from the vervet monkeys, baboons right through to the cats. All the volunteers and staff greeted us as we...More

Thank Singingwind F
Reviewed 6 June 2017

A Wild life center worth visiting, kids will love the wild animals. Friendly staff are assisting with any questions from visitors.

Thank hannesmyburgh
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ericsmum4
16 June 2016|
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Response from Bambelela-Silke | Property representative |
Hello, apology for this delayed answer, only saw the message right now....I assume you came right and found answers ? We do not offer packages for accommodation and flights inclusive. Bambelela Greetings Silke
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Georgiee02
17 May 2016|
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Response from Bambelela-Silke | Property representative |
Hello, all visiting tourist are given a 3-month visiting permit when arriving at the airport in Johannesburg. No need to apply for a VISA. Bambelela Greetings, Silke
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Klamsworld
19 June 2015|
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Response from Bambelela-Silke | Property representative |
Hello, all we recommend is TETANUS and RABIES vaccinations. Bambelela is situated in the malaria-free Waterberg . Hope my answer will help? Bambelela Greetings Silke
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