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Vision Quest Safari Bed & Breakfast

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a wonderful treat for our 20th anniversary! We had the Big Cat House - from looking around, the best situated of the huts with the best view of the elephant play yard, so you can watch the elephants after the tour, in the warm afternoon, and watch them go out to pay in the morning. Animal visits in the...

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Myakka City, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

Highly recommend this place! The zoo is small, but nice, clean, beautiful & the animals seem to be taken good care of. The staff are friendly and very knowledgeable, seem to really enjoy what they do! We did the Crunch Time & Butch's Bedtime, both good fun. We stayed 2 nights at the bed & breakfast in the giraffe room,...

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Stockton, California
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

This place is simply amazing!! The staff is fabulous and so informative! Took my daughter and she was enchanted the entire time! We checked in went on the afternoon tour of the zoo. After the tour the room was ready and we settled in just in time for the evening animal visits. We signed up for both feeding the tigers...

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1Thank jennifer k
Stockton, California
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I have to admit that after reading some of the reviews here and on Trip Advisor, I was hesitant to book a stay here but we just returned from our overnight trip and I have nothing but positive comments! We did the walking tour at 1:00 pm which was included with our overnight stay and it lasted about 45 minutes....

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2Thank Helene G
CA
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Where else in Northern California can you feed a lynx, fall asleep to the sound of tigers and have a breakfast chat with an elephant? My kids fell in love with this place. If you blot out the traffic noise and the wire animal enclosures, it has the feel of an African safari. The canvas tents apparently come from Botswana....

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2Thank AmySue1981
Reviewed 28 March 2017

I was given a gift certificate for this Bed and Breakfast and was very excited to check it out. The property is in Salinas, Ca which is mostly farm land making it pretty secluded. Coming onto the property it looks like a farm type place. In addition to the B&B they also have a animal hotel type thing and are...

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2Thank Cerise K
San Rafael, California
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I went. Our tour guide Rusty was very knowledgeable and nice. Did the one o'clock tour where you learned and saw several of the animals. At the end you can feed elephants carrots for $5. Def nice experience. Have to buy the $5 tickets before you leave on the tour. We checked in our tent (leopard) and...

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1Thank 1mom2004
Reviewed 9 March 2017

This is truly a hidden gem. The well furnished tent-cabins, the view and the wildlife make you feel like a safari explorer. Highly recommend booking the special activities like the elephants bedtime and feeding the tigers – these are unique experiences young kids will enjoy and cherish forever since such a close interaction with animals of this scale is very...

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1Thank CASD312
Weimar, California
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We bought a groupon which included an escorted walking tour of the zoo, an overnight in the tent cabin and breakfast. By the time we paid the extra fee for our two grandchildren and an extra fee to feed the elephants we were well over $300 for the night. Even though we paid the extra persons fee, there were not...

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FromOurManagement, Owner at Vision Quest Safari Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

It is unfortunate that this individual did not do their homework prior to staying with us as it would have surely eliminated the grounds for much of their complaint. They purchased a bungalow through Groupon, NOT US, and therefore purchased the wrong bungalow as we have several that accommodate four people! Had we a bungalow that did so available, we...

Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Rude staff and owner. Staff is incompetent in the months following my visit and the days I was there continuously cancelled my booking charge and then recharged my card. Not sure the purpose. The owner also crashed our elephant tour with his family rather than waiting the 20 minutes until we were finished. Took away from our time letting the...

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FromOurManagement, Owner at Vision Quest Safari Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

It is somewhat difficult to respond to this comment as this person should not have felt as they did. Our Pachyderm Tours are NOT private, nor are they advertised as such. They are open to others, including the guests that were on the tour I was responsible for, which by the way, were NOT my family! I don't do this...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
GreenLeadersSilver level
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Listen to the lions and tigers roaring only yards away from your authentic African style bungalow...go on an African Safari in Monterey! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vision Quest Safari Bed & Breakfast

Address: 400 River Rd, Salinas, CA 93908-9627
Region: United States > California > Salinas
Price Range: $317 - $368 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“Bungalow 3 or 4”
639cerisek, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“bungalows 3 and 4 have great views of the play yard”
chrissi1822, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask staff or check the map to see which area you want to be near. The online map is very accurate as far as bungalow placements go”
heidif403, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Our cabin/tent had a view of the elephant, water buffalo, zebra, and ostrich area.”
Judybu, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All tent cabins have an excellent view of the elephant area.”
716jar, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
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