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SANCCOB Western Cape - Seabird Rehabilitation Center

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Penguin Love

This is a rescue and rehab center for sea birds. They do amazing work here. Support the work they... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2018
MadDogTraveler
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Valparaiso, Indiana
Great work

Worth a visit lots of great work by dedicated helpers Entry price low left extra as knew it was for... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
bak857
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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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22 Pentz Drive, Table View 7441, South Africa
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

This is a rescue and rehab center for sea birds. They do amazing work here. Support the work they do by visiting, making any donation you can, and be aware of how the choices you make effects the environment. Everyone loves penguins, and these guys...More

1  Thank MadDogTraveler
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Worth a visit lots of great work by dedicated helpers Entry price low left extra as knew it was for a good cause

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Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

SANCCOB is a well known sanctuary for sea wildlife in the Western Cape. They are well known for their far reaching and excellent work with the rescue of sea birds and make a tremendous difference. I had expected something very different when I visited the...More

1  Thank N4553REclaudial
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Useful for people interested in wildlife rescue, African wildlife, marine biodiversity, environmental politics....offers a nice way to stay in touch by adopting a penguin couple who normally pair for life if you can afford to pay a bit extra. The neighbourbood has some of postcard...More

Thank Good M
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Very nice place to visit and worth a look.. lovely to see the penguins being so well looked after. Keep up the good work guys you are doing a great job !

1  Thank sunseeker190727
Reviewed 12 November 2016

My scheme was to visit the Robbin Islands, just to be told it was fully booked since Friday to Monday. So, our taxi, "tour guide", linked to us by the SUN1 staff, discussed with us a potentially plausible scheme, through the Penguin coastline. When we...More

1  Thank Ndaula S
Reviewed 9 November 2016

To see the way that oil covered sea birds are cleaned and rehabilated was wonderful. The penguin hatchery was fantastic to see. The permanent residents are well treated and well fed. They swim around and the penguins waddle around making quite a lot of noise....More

1  Thank Carole M
Reviewed 7 September 2016

A wonderful visit !! You can watch the Penguins walk around, dive in to sea and just swim around !! A truly great visit, when you are in Cape Town !!

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Reviewed 15 April 2016

This place does an amazing job it's a little awkward to find but once you arrive you will not be disappointed . A member of staff took us around and told us all about what they do From the moment the birds arrive to the...More

1  Thank Lynne1471
Reviewed 6 November 2015

Nice place on a clean and nice village and the restaurant I think I had the best food with the best prices during my stay in Cape Town

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Response from Lynne1471 | Reviewed this property |
Hi joann You would be just over an hours drive away from sanccob and the tour lasts about an hour however once the tour is over you are free to look around on your own ,you should be ok walking . We also have been to... More
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Response from Tito A | Reviewed this property |
..and we finish that wonderful full day trying the Best wines on a vinyard... inforgetable, believe me!
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