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Monkey Town Primate Sanctuary

The Monkey Town Primate Sanctuary in Somerset West

Monkey Town Primate Sanctuary

The Monkey Town Primate Sanctuary in Somerset West was founded by Roseline Grobler in 2000 who over the past 20 years has rescued and adopted over 270 monkeys from around the world.

Visitors to the well-designed enclosure at Monkey Town observe the monkeys from caged walk-ways allowing the monkeys to roam freely on the outside.

The zoo has both old world and new world monkeys from 25 different species, including chimpanzees, lemurs, baboon, squirrel monkeys, and capuchin monkeys.

Feeding Time Talks:
10:30am: Chimps (fruit and veg)
11:30am: Madagascan Lemurs
12:30pm: Forest Feeding (5 different species)
1:00pm: Chimps (nuts and seeds)
14:30pm: Hamadryas Sacred Baboon
15:00pm Chimps (yoghurt)

RECREATIONAL AREA:
- rock swimming pool
- water slide
- jumping castles
- trampolines
- play park
- braai, picnic area
- pub and restaurant

WALK AMONGST TAME MONKEYS:
The zoo has an open area where visitors may roam freely with squirrel monkeys, lemurs, capuchin monkeys and blue duiker. The monkeys are all quite tame and enjoy interacting with people. Note: This area is closed between 12:00 and 14:00.

PETTING FARM:
The farmyard has a variety of inhabitants including rabbits, guinea fowl, a pony, chickens, turkeys, goats potbelly pigs, sheep, and tortoises.

HOURS:
Daily 09h00 - 17h00

ADDRESS:
Mondeor Rd, Somerset West
(on the N2, just before Sir Lowry Pass)

TEL:
+27 (0) 21 858 1060

Nearby Listings

Sleeps: 20 in 3 units/rooms

13 Vines

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Somerset West

1.0km North of center of Monkey Town Primate Sanctuary

13 Vines offers a choice of two spacious homes on a 13-hectare grape and olive-growing farm. It has a wonderful country feel but is only 2 km from a world-class shopping centre and 4 km from a renowned medical facility.

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Sleeps: 2
From R 800,00
Per unit, per night.

Capeview

Self Catering Apartment, Flatlet Accommodation in Strand

2.8km South of center of Monkey Town Primate Sanctuary

Our spacious unit has its own separate entrance, offering the highest standard of comfort and luxury; a sea -facing bedroom, with two single beds, or as one unit; a large bathroom with shower, bath and two hand basins; a separate...

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Sleeps: 8

35 Cayman Beach Gordons Bay

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Gordon's Bay

3.7km South West of center of Monkey Town Primate Sanctuary

This self catering, fully equipped, double storey house in a beachfront security complex can comfortably sleep 6 adults and 2 children.

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Graded:
Sleeps: 16 in 6 units/rooms
From R 525,00
Per person, per night sharing.

Blue Horizon Guest House

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Gordon's Bay

3.8km South East of center of Monkey Town Primate Sanctuary

Nestled in the slope of the majestic Hottentots Holland Mountain, Blue Horizon Guest House is surrounded by spectacular views. From breathtaking sunsets across the bay, to the awe-inspiring beauty of the mountains. Blue Horizon Guest House offers ...

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Sleeps: 8
From R 2 000,00
Per unit, per night.

20 Cayman Beach

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Gordon's Bay

3.9km South of center of Monkey Town Primate Sanctuary

This Cayman Beach townhouse, in a highly secure gated village, boasts breathtaking views of sea and mountain. A minute's walk from the beach, comfortable and spacious accommodation for large families or 8 friends sharing.

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Graded:
Sleeps: 22 in 7 units/rooms
From R 750,00
Per unit, per night.

Lalapanzi Lodge

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Somerset West

4.0km North East of center of Monkey Town Primate Sanctuary

On a private 600 acre estate at the foot of the Hottentots Holland Mountain with outstanding views of False bay and Cape Point, Lalapanzi Lodge offers exclusive accommodation. This stylish vineyard retreat is the perfect place to unwind or use as a base.

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Sleeps: 8
From R 1 200,00
Per unit, per night.

C10 Laguna

Self Catering Apartment, Flatlet Accommodation in Strand

4.0km South West of center of Monkey Town Primate Sanctuary

C10 Laguna is located in the Greenways Beach and Golf Estate between Strand and Gordons Bay, a coastal town at the foot of the Hottentots Holland Mountains, in the Western Cape.

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Sleeps: 6
From R 300,00
Per person, per night sharing.

Uitzicht Holiday Home

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Gordon's Bay

4.0km South of center of Monkey Town Primate Sanctuary

Luxurious, sunny and spacious holiday apartment with spectacular 180 degrees view over the whole of False Bay. This apartment is situated in the quaint village of Gordonsbay on the north facing mountainside of the Hottentots Holland mountain range and a s

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Clearview Holiday Home

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Gordon's Bay

4.1km South of center of Monkey Town Primate Sanctuary

Clearview in Gordons Bay is a luxurious, immaculate, sunny and spacious [110 sq m] self catering unit for up to 6 people consisting of 3 en-suite bedrooms, lounge and fully equipped kitchen and large patio with stunning sea and mountain views &...

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Sleeps: 6
From R 400,00
Per person, per night sharing.

Logan's Lodge

Self Catering Apartment, Flatlet Accommodation in Gordon's Bay

4.5km South of center of Monkey Town Primate Sanctuary

This well equipped apartment has its own private entrance and offers 2 private bedrooms - 1 with queen-size bed and the other has 2 single beds. There is a double sleeper couch in the living area - perfect for 2 small children or an extra adult...

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