Eseltjiesrus Donkey Sanctuary
Sanctuary For Retired Donkeys
- Eseltjiesrus Donkey Sanctuary provides a permanent refuge for abused, neglected and elderly donkeys. Here they are given the opportunity to live out their lives with respect and dignity, surrounded by their own kind, in a protective and natural environment. The Sanctuary has a Visitors' Centre with a Donkey Shop, Restaurant Book Shop & Wheelchair friendly toilets.
Garden ✔ Safe Parking ✔ Wheelchair Access ✔
Children Welcome ✔
Restaurant ✔ Vegetarians welcome ✔ Light Meals ✔ Fine Dining ✔Mid Priced ✔Non Smoking ✔
Tel +27 (0)23 6251593
Mob +27 (0)23 625 1593
Fax +27 (0)86 614 7777
GPS S33° 55' 33.06" E19° 52' 4.56"
To McGregor 4.48 km
Situated just 5kms outside McGregor, Eseltjiesrus Donkey Sanctuary is a registered welfare organisation.
The Sanctuary is open from Thursdays to Sundays, from 11h00 - 14h00. Please call at our Visitors' Centre on arrival. Here you will find information, a Donkey Shop and Book Shop as well as the Eseltjiesrus Restaurant which serves delicious light meals from 10am to 4pm.
On Thursdays and Fridays you are requested to use our brochure and do a self-guided tour. On Saturdays and Sundays a guide is on duty between 11h00 and 14h00. You are also welcome to watch feeding any day at 16h00.
The vision of the Donkey Sanctuary is to provide abused, neglected and elderly donkeys with the opportunity to live out their lives with respect and dignity, surrounded by their own kind, in a protective and natural environment.
Visitors are most welcome. You need not make a booking to visit the sanctuary, nor do we have an entry charge. We do however appreciate your donations to support the work we do. Groups may visit by prior arrangement and payment of a nominal charge.