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Address: 5400 Martin Wy East #J, Lacey, WA 98516
Phone Number: +1 360-292-1600
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12:00 - 20:00
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Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat 10:00 - 21:00
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Charlie's Safari is a faith based family fun center offering arcade, laser...

Charlie's Safari is a faith based family fun center offering arcade, laser tag, inflatables,indoor playground equipment and a great place to eat. It is a fabulous place for all ages to enjoy!

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Great place fo the kids to run wild

This was a good place for my girl scout troop to just run wild and be kids. The cost is a little on the pricy side for what it is, but they do have a quiet room for adults (as... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 July 2013
MEAGAN R
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OLYMPIA
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Lacey, Washington
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2013

In the crazy rainy unpredictable Washington weather there is a shimmer of hope in this Safari themed play place. I brought my rambunctious 5 year old nephew here along with some of my friends. I absolutely loved the 5 story climbing structure as it allowed him to get tired out and "explore". He eventually dragged me up there with him... More 

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1 Thank Sarah D
OLYMPIA
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109 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2013

This was a good place for my girl scout troop to just run wild and be kids. The cost is a little on the pricy side for what it is, but they do have a quiet room for adults (as long as they monitor and make sure that other adults are keeping their crying kids and babies out of there).

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1 Thank MEAGAN R
Olympia, Washington
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49 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2013

I love bringing my three year old here as it is only 10.95 to get her a days worth of physical fun! I also love that I can get on the toys with her and that is a definite plus. Far better than Chuck E. Cheese in my opinion. Only two things I would change - I do not think... More 

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3 Thank Kimberly C
olympia
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2013

Anyplace children can safely run, crawl, bounce, burn off energy in our wet climate Whoo-Hoo. Even a toddler area! Parents can play on the big toys with the kidsPretty clean, decent food, No big strips of duct tape like another family center in Puget Sound area. Wish video games didn't cost so much.

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1 Thank norapunzel
Shelton, Washington, United States
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19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2013

Was okay cost a lot is you have more than one child. If you go, do go early in AM...gets to crowded. Prices for food items are to much for the quality. do like the free wi-fi rather take children to family based Kanagorr Jacks on Carpenter Road

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1 Thank Shari U
Harrisburg, PA
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351 reviews
109 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2013 via mobile

Great place for kids to unwind and play. However, most kids are dropped off or unsupervised. Need to have employees monitoring for unsafe acts or bad kids. I'm glad I came on a school day, can't imagine what this place is like on a weekend. $9.73/ kid.....restaurant serves beer/ wine, why at a kids play area????

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1 Thank cipollavin
laurao1charlie, General Manager at Charlie's Safari, responded to this review

Thanks for coming to our family fun center! The main reason we let parents play for FREE with their kids is so they will police their actions. We have never allowed any child under 16 to be "dropped off". I will be the first to admit that in today's society, some parents are not good at monitoring their kidlets actions.... More 

Olympia, Washington
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33 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2013

We went to this indoor funhouse several times when it first opened, but the last time we went the prices were rediculous! This is for small kids only. They tryo to address older kids with a really small putt-putt and laser tag, but that all there is for big kids. This is a young child's dream but dont take your... More 

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Thank MEGross
laurao1charlie, General Manager at Charlie's Safari, responded to this review

As the Operations Manager, I am quite disappointed your review is so inaccurate. I do not think you have been in my facility since May 2010. That is when we removed our 9 hole putt putt and remodeled the area for the current oversized inflatables for children 5+ years old, which was almost 3 years ago. In regards to overpriced... More 

Tacoma, Washington
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2013

Lots to do and will wear the kiddos out! Several inflatable jumpers and activities for the kids, food not too bad either.

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1 Thank Major H
Spanaway, Washington
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2012

Just visited Charlie Safari this afternoon with 8 kids, who had a great time, but I have to say we were disappointed too. The place does not close till 9pm, but by 7pm, there were workers impatiently cleaning the tables, chairs and floor around us like to close the place down. Folding up the chairs and putting them on the... More 

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1 Thank angeline n
Gig Harbor
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2012

Lots of stuff for kids, slides and more. Pizza and food available. Staff is so - so for service. It is what it is.

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