LIONSROCK provides an appropriate, lifelong home for big cats that were kept in inadequate conditions in zoos, circuses or private captivity. The habitat constructed for the predators offers highest standards including large areas for family groups, facilitation of natural behavior through enrichment and highest standards of medical care as well as highest security standards of enclosures.  Lions rock is a  FOUR PAWS big cat sanctuary  At the FOUR PAWS sanctuary hunting, trading or breeding of wild animals is strictly prohibited. All male lions are vasectomized as lions raised in captivity cannot be released into the wild. (For more information on FOUR PAWS go to

Lionsrock is situated in a 1200 hectare park: wildebeest, springbuck, eland, zebras, ostriches and a wide variety of bird species can be found here.


Lionsrock is 18 km outside Bethlehem (GPS: -28 14 21.74 +28 28 29.29) and also offers accommodation, restaurant, bar and tea garden.

Clarens Xtreme: 1/2 day tour (includes a game drive) Contact details


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Author: Clarens Guide