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Cheetah Experience Ashia

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Paarl 7646, South Africa
+27 72 956 3282
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Unbelievable. I never expected to be stroking a cheetah.

Went here for 2 days as a volunteer. It is possible to stay overnight but I chose to stay in Cape... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Taxman14
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Reading, United Kingdom
Absolutely beautiful

An amazing experience interacting with one of the big cats! Cheetahs are beautiful and the setting... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Ashton C
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Cheetah Experience Ashia is a 35 hectares working agricultural farm applying environmental values and with a strong focus on supporting the conservation of endangered big and small cats, especially cheetahs.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Paarl 7646, South Africa
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+27 72 956 3282
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for 2 days as a volunteer. It is possible to stay overnight but I chose to stay in Cape Town which was only a 45 minute drive. The experience was overwhelming and emotional. My first job was to pick up Cheetah poo in...More

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Ashia_Team, Public Relations Manager at Cheetah Experience Ashia, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Taxman14, Thank you for much for your wonderful review and heartfelt words! We are so happy to hear that you a had a great experience volunteering with us and caring for our cheetahs. It is very important to us that our visitors walk away...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

An amazing experience interacting with one of the big cats! Cheetahs are beautiful and the setting is pristine and relaxing

Thank Ashton C
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Ashia_Team, Manager at Cheetah Experience Ashia, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Dear Ashton Thanks for the great review! Cheetahs are amazing - it's easy to understand our mission to protect them after visiting us. The setting is lovely, especially the mountain view! We hope to see you soon! Kind regards The Ashia team

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Reviewed 15 June 2018

This cheetah sanctuary is one-of-a-kind. The owners have created a really unique place for these beautiful wild animals. Their enclosures are spacious with very natural landscape. Some of these cats allow humans to come close to them and even get in touch. This is an...More

Thank Thomas C
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Ashia_Team, Public Relations Manager at Cheetah Experience Ashia, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Dear Thomas, Thank you so much for your wonderful review! We are so glad to hear that you a had a great experience with our cheetahs - it is very important to us that our visitors walk away having learned about these beautiful animals, and...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

No words to describe our amazing experience here! My now fiance and I volunteered for a day and loved it. We got to meet all the cheetahs and just relax with them as well as had the opportunity to get a lot of pictures. They...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2018

We stayed several nights at Ashia as part of a trip to the Western Cape.It is situated approximately 40 - 45 mins from Cape Town.It sits in a beautiful location at the foot of the nearby Drakenstein mountain range. It provides a unique experience with...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

An exceptionally beautiful place to visit, with the opportunity to see and meet these incredible and majestic animals whilst enjoying the stunning mountain backdrop! The staff are very knowledgeable and dedicated, and the animals relaxed and meticulously cared for. The high quality accommodation is stylish...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Two of my brothers and I visted Ashia in April and it really is a very special place. We found them on Google and contacted them directly. The booking process was easy and efficient and Kate was a fantastic help. Opon arrival we were greeted...More

Thank Andrew G
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Quick and easy booking process with Kate who was excellent! Set in a stunning location - easy to get to from Capetown. Unfortunately as it was a very hot day some of the Cheetahs were hiding away. Met Noah one of the younger cheetahs -...More

Thank Jonathan G
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Ashia_Team, Public Relations Manager at Cheetah Experience Ashia, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Dear Jonathan, Thank you so much for your wonderful review! We will send your greetings to Kate. We are happy to hear you a had a great experience - it's important to us that our visitors walk away having learned about these beautiful animals, and...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

I cannot recommend Ashia enough, it is a must do for anyone visiting the Western Cape region. It's hard to describe the amazing experience that is coming up close and personal with a Cheetah. The animals are extremely well cared for and they are so...More

Thank Phil A
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Ashia_Team, Manager at Cheetah Experience Ashia, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Dear Phil Thanks so much for the great review! It's amazing to see people supporting our mission, learning about cheetahs and getting to see what incredible animals they are. Getting up close and personal with a cheetah is truly an eye opening experience! Kind regards...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2018

What a great experience we had. Thanks to our nice guide who took very good care of us we learned so much about the program to protect Cheetah’s and could watch some of these amazing animals in their beautiful surrounding.

Thank 2018Renate
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Ashia_Team, Manager at Cheetah Experience Ashia, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Dear 2018Renate We're so glad you had a great time. It's very important to us that our visitors walk away having learned about these beautiful animals, and why its so important to protect them! Kind regards The Ashia team

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