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Elephant Village

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38/47 Khaonoi Village | Behine Wat Etisukatow, Hua Hin 77110, Thailand
+66 32 516 181
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It was nice...

The elephants seem a lot more free than mentioned in some reviews, there was one on a chain the... read more

Reviewed 6 February 2015
Maur3967
via mobile
Another trip to see the Elephants

We visited Hua Hin again in January 2015 and made our way to the Elephant Village. No charge is... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2015
DianeW232
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Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good24%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible28%
30 Dec 2017
“Nice experience”
16 Sep 2017
“Not too bad”
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38/47 Khaonoi Village | Behine Wat Etisukatow, Hua Hin 77110, Thailand
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+66 32 516 181
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Reviewed 6 February 2015 via mobile

The elephants seem a lot more free than mentioned in some reviews, there was one on a chain the rest were not, we paid 1000thb for a 35-40 minute ride the man did have a stick but never used it he seemed to guide elephant...More

4  Thank Maur3967
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Reviewed 28 January 2015

We visited Hua Hin again in January 2015 and made our way to the Elephant Village. No charge is made for entrance to see the magnificent animals. We took several photographs, in the hot sun, and bought a drink. The elephants, of course are chained...More

2  Thank DianeW232
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Reviewed 13 January 2015

Today we went to the Elephant village as part it an organised tour. It was so sad to see the elephants walking around with chains on their feet. The men who rode the elephants had picks with blades on the end to control the elephants...More

9  Thank Misspatisserue
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Reviewed 4 December 2014 via mobile

Animals should not be treated in this manner and we as tourists should not be feeding the pockets of those that feel it's ok it chain these beautiful animals up and smack them around when they don't do what the workers want. This place needs...More

11  Thank Zim81
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Reviewed 27 November 2014 via mobile

We only visited this park because we did an organised bike tour from our hotel,the Centara Grand. It is definitely not a place I would have gone to if it hadn't been part of our tour. It is a horrible place that have no idea...More

13  Thank Joanna R
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Reviewed 24 October 2014

Being a British animal lover, I found this place to be both depressing and soul destroyer for all who care for animals, seeing the elephants tether by short chains was both unreasonable and cruel, as we entered we saw what can only be described as...More

12  Thank JLG190364
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Reviewed 24 October 2014

I wish we had read these reviews first. We booked this trip through the tours desk at the 5 star Sheraton so thought it would be OK. It was just awful. The place can best be described as primitive. As others mention, the elephants are...More

10  Thank islander73
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Reviewed 15 October 2014

Ripped us off, used children as leverage to extract money for photo. Later found they charged us double for elephant rides which was over half our spending budget for the children's days out on our trip to Thailand. Animals didn't look as happy as those...More

6  Thank Faye M
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Reviewed 11 October 2014

Lots of Thai people we had met kept saying we should try the elephant rides, which sounded interesting, so we gave it a go. As soon as we arrived we could see it was the sort of thing we should have avoided. It's not just...More

6  Thank Ben_Cornell
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Reviewed 1 September 2014

Great show but expensive if your young it would be value for money because after elephant, crocodile and snake show you can ride elephant for one hour and they also have car racing track but we are all over sixty and was not interested in...More

2  Thank Carol A
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