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Vision Quest Safari Bed & Breakfast

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Delran, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 November 2016

We did a 10 day trip in California recently but needed a quick overnight stay. As an animal lover, I was intrigued by this place but was also worried maybe the animals weren't cared for that well. I was pleasantly surprised how much this blew away my expectations. I really felt like for a night I was in Africa (even...

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derezago
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We stayed here for one night with my 6 year old daughter. Everything was immaculate, from cabins to customer service to tours. My only complaint would be about the counter girl on Sunday. We were waiting to get our free 1 pm tour passes, and with only 8 min left she was just standing there chatting with another counter girl...

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Reviewed 14 September 2016

My husband and I enjoyed 2 wonderful nights in bungalow 5 and thoroughly enjoyed it! Our room had every amenity and still had the feel of being on an adventure. We loved the star gazing and animal noises at night, meeting and feeding the bengal tigers (what gorgeous creatures) and our favorites, the elephants. The included tour was extremely well...

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 13 September 2016

What a great experience! I wish we could've stayed more than one night. The cottage was large and comfortable. We took the advice of others and put the heater on and turned on the mattress warmer before we went out to dinner. In the night we heard the lion, ostrich and owls calling back and forth to each other. The...

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Lafayette, California
Reviewed 5 September 2016

I brought my two grandchildren; ages 10 and 8 to experience the closest thing to an African Safari available in their own country. You will not be disappointed at all visiting and staying over at the B&B. The front desk personnel upon arrival are smiling and super helpful and will print out instructions to local restaurants and the check in...

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1Thank Marilyn G
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Best experience. Worth every penny. It was an amazing experience. Feeding the animals and bathing the elephant was an incredible adventure. Being able to sleep in a bungalow and hearing the sounds of wild animals was exciting.

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Sacramento, CA
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Our family (2 adults, 2 teens) spent a summer night on site after touring the zoo that afternoon. We enjoyed the afternoon animal walk (we were introduced to a young warthog and a bearcat) and falling asleep to the roars of the lions. Of course the highlight had to be feeling the elephants as they stopped by each bungalow with...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 July 2016

We were really excited to first hear about the Vision Quest Safari B&B: safari-style cabins overlooking the elephant enclosure, animal visits and breakfast brought to you in the morning by an elephant. Additional perks (for an extra fee) included helping to feed the tigers and put the elephants to bed. We booked! Once there (and in hindsight) we were left...

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We regret that this individual left us little to address and/or correct in their comments. Trees in Monterey County are extremely protected and due to the construction on our property that is making the home for our animals so much more rewarding to them, we are very monitored therefore removal of trees is not an option. We will explore the...

Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

We spent a few days here in the spring and loved it. It was great for kids and families and amazing to feed the elephants each day. You can do a Pachyderm Tour at the attached zoo and bathe the elephants too. Ask for a cabin on the far side--8 is a good one- for better views and no road...

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San Luis Obispo, California, United States
Reviewed 13 July 2016

This was such a fun place to stay. The "rooms" are actually two room canvass but very comfortable. When the wind blows the canvass does move, but when we were there the winds didn't last very long. The brochure says to turn the heaters on early to warm up the room, but it was not that cold when we stayed....

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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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: $280 - $358 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Vision Quest Safari Bed And Breakfast
Vision Quest Safari Hotel Salinas
Vision Quest Safari Bed & Breakfast California/Salinas
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“bungalows 3 and 4 have great views of the play yard”
 of 5 bubbles 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”
 of 5 bubbles heidif403, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Our cabin/tent had a view of the elephant, water buffalo, zebra, and ostrich area.”
 of 5 bubbles Judybu, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All tent cabins have an excellent view of the elephant area.”
 of 5 bubbles 716jar, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in the bear's den, which had 2 double beds and was very roomy for 2 people”
 of 5 bubbles 986jennd, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
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