Melkbossie Farm Animal Sanctuary

The Melkbossie Farm Animal Sanctuary

Are you looking for a unique experience with animals in South Africa? Located just outside of Cape Town, the Melkbossie Farm Animal Sanctuary is home to a wide variety of animals that have been rescued, rehabilitated, and given a second chance at life.

The sanctuary is run by a dedicated team of volunteers committed to the welfare of the animals under their care. They aim to create a safe and caring environment for the animals, where they can live the rest of their lives free from harm and neglect.

Visit and Support This Sanctuary

Visitors to the sanctuary are able to get up close and personal with the animals, learning about their individual stories and the work that goes into their care. The sanctuary offers a variety of experiences for visitors of all ages, from guided tours to volunteer programs.

One of the most popular experiences at Melkbos is their horseback riding tours, which take visitors on a scenic ride through the sanctuary’s beautiful landscape. This is a great way to experience the sanctuary while also getting to know the animals on a more personal level.

Kids Parties

With a dedicated party area, interactive activities like putt-putt and pony rides, a comfortable deck for relaxation, and a charming coffee shop, we have everything you need to make your child’s special day unforgettable. Our rescued farm animals are a unique and heart-warming addition to the party experience. We encourage guests to visit our shop for safe and approved treats to feed the animals, adding an extra layer of fun and engagement.

What To Expect

At Melkbossie Farm Animal Sanctuary, visitors can expect to be inspired by the resilience and strength of the animals under their care. It’s a reminder that all creatures, big and small, deserve our respect and compassion.

What to enjoy at the farm:

  • Animal feeding and petting
  • Kids play area
  • Pony rides
  • Putt Putt
  • Small restaurant
  • Beautiful views

Plan a visit to Melkbos Animal Sanctuary and experience the magic for yourself.


Our Address:

8FC8+6F South Africa, Cape Farms, Cape Town, 7441


-33.6794375, 18.4661875