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Two Tails Ranch

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18655 NE 81st St, Williston, FL 32696-3906
+1 352-528-6585
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Amazing elephants

Attended a day event here. Saw the elephant family and listened to her tell the history and life of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ginniedroz
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Lady Lake, Florida
Family friendly and fun

This was a pretty cool visit. There are (mostly) elephants, emus, lemurs, a camel, a zebra, a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
k8schreiber
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  • Very good7%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
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“pastry” (20 reviews)
“snails” (48 reviews)
“elephant ride” (12 reviews)
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18655 NE 81st St, Williston, FL 32696-3906
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+1 352-528-6585
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"pastry"
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"snails"
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"elephant ride"
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"asian elephants"
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"the owner"
in 34 reviews
"well taken care"
in 9 reviews
"gift shop"
in 9 reviews
"once in a lifetime"
in 6 reviews
"wonderful animals"
in 6 reviews
"elephant lovers"
in 5 reviews
"taking care"
in 5 reviews
"amazing experience"
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"ask questions"
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"family run"
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"elephant experience"
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"love elephants"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Attended a day event here. Saw the elephant family and listened to her tell the history and life of them. Saw the other exotic animals as well. The location is only open now for reservations. So you need to call ahead to get in. There...More

1  Thank ginniedroz
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a pretty cool visit. There are (mostly) elephants, emus, lemurs, a camel, a zebra, a tortoise, and an ostrich. The tour actually doesn't take long - probably an hour, hour and 15 at most. They show you Asian and African elephants first, then...More

Thank k8schreiber
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Patricia really knows her stuff and Is an absolute blessing to her elephants! You can definitely tell She puts her heart and soul into taking care of her animals! Our whole crew had a great time and would highly recommend yall take the ride out...More

Thank Amanda B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our guide, Patti, told us all about how elephant are dying in Asia and Africa and that we need to save the ones in her sanctuary. It cost almost $100,000 to maintain one elephant for a year. There are are other animals there too. You...More

Thank glori1950
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

Glad to help support these beautiful creatures and we happily do so. Drove one and one quarter hours for a 30 minute guided (?) walk around. Not hearing impaired friendly. Woman giving presentation kept turning away from audience while speaking without any amplification device. Once...More

3  Thank Charles M
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

We went today grandparents, grandkids and greatgrands we all had fun. The owner answered all questions was very knowledgeable. My kids had a blast feeding the elephants and riding them. They also liked the lemurs and zebra. Would highly suggest going. What a great experience

Thank iggy92004
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Wow, how do you even begin to describe the beautiful elephants! Home to 8 elephants (7 Asian and 1 African), Two Tails Ranch is a family-owned and run facility that loves an pampers its elephants. While you may think the experiences are expensive, it goes...More

Thank Anne S
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

I took my roadster club to the ranch. Reservations are required. Unfortunately, the ranch does not take reservations more than ten days in advance of your selected visit date. This presented somewhat of a problem for my members. The members want event information at least...More

Thank SrSarge
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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Plan Ahead!!!! Do your research for Two Tails Elephant Ranch. You have to be in the know to experience All About Elephants. You need to make a reservation two -three weeks ahead (but not before). This is a family affair of multi-generational love of elephants...More

Thank BeverlyN54
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

It is hard to put into words all that this experience was to me. My Mom and I purchased the Extreme Encounter. The ability for the general public to be able to experience such an encounter is almost extinct. Extinct on many levels. Elephants are...More

2  Thank Denise S
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Green20156
6 March 2018|
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Response from LA3266 | Reviewed this property |
I emailed them to book my reservation
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Lisa M
9 June 2017|
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Response from FarawayInnCedarKey | Reviewed this property |
I was so enthralled as I never did this as a child and always wanted to. It was about 10 minutes, maybe 15 minutes.
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Lisa M
9 June 2017|
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Response from Nancycupp | Reviewed this property |
About 10 minutes! Well worth the $ paid
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