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Seaview Elephant Camp

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Saiyuan Road | Kata, Kathu, Phuket, Thailand
+66 81 417 0396
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Horrendous and heartbreaking

We were out exploring the area today when we stumbled upon this elephant camp. “Camp” being the key... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Western Cape, South Africa
via mobile
Exciting place

Elephant Camp was exciting and you not only get to see and touch the elephants but even feed them... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
New Delhi, India
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  • Terrible41%
10 Sep 2017
“Don't waist your money and time...”
10 Aug 2017
“ Not Good but not Terrible”
Saiyuan Road | Kata, Kathu, Phuket, Thailand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were out exploring the area today when we stumbled upon this elephant camp. “Camp” being the key word here, this is no safe haven for elephants. I had read many terrible things about how these poor gentle creatures are treated in Thailand, but I...More

Thank KylieMaartens
Reviewed 1 week ago

Elephant Camp was exciting and you not only get to see and touch the elephants but even feed them! We could see little kids feeling so happy feeding the elephants. We stayed there for a few minutes.

Thank shilpsarora
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for a trip, first we done the ATV’s that was really good. Then we went to the elephants it was so sad the animals were treated terribly and they hit them with a stick, we reported them to the tour company, it...More

Thank CL0801
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

We ended up here accidentally after someone on our city tour bus had booked an additional trip here and we had to sit and wait for them. Could not believe my eyes at the animal cruelty that is allowed to go on here, especially in...More

Thank eleanorbryce
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Bad company at all! The poor elephants are confined in a small space and they look sad! We’ve paid to see the baby elephants but it was not possible and they don’t gave us a good reason! When we finished ours activities, we were forced...More

Thank Waldson M
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Only done this place because it was part of a package to do with Tiger Kingdom. There was a elephant tied up outside and was continuously moving backwards and forwards in a small pen which seemed very stressed. When we were called up to board...More

Thank bushy05
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We came here on a city tour, horrible conditions and treatment of animals. First they want you to pay for a picture with a baby elephant tied to a tree, obviously in distress trying to move around. As we walk through to sit down as...More

Thank Monique F
Reviewed 23 September 2017

As mentioned in the title, it was fun to ride an elephant. No signs at all of animal abuse. We saw where the elephants living quarters are and it looks alright. There is one note however: they also keep monkeys for a monkey show. These...More

Thank Robin G
Reviewed 22 September 2017

We were in two-minds as to whether to participate in an elephant ride, but we had had been assured that Seaview was the only elephant trekking organisation on Phuket that was registered with the Thai government, so we gave it a shot to give our...More

Thank Jason F
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We were affascinated to trekking elephant but at the end we didn't enjoy and we lost money and time... the animals are locked even the monkeys... our guide try to sell his made bracelets while we were trekking the elephant... They sold the view trekking...More

Thank Anna O
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Kate B
13 August 2017|
Response from JMB162 |
Absolutely agree!! What kind of human being would pay to abuse these beautiful creatures??? Makes my blood boil🤬🤬🤬
27 February 2016|
Response from Lea D |
I am doing this trip next week. I am very concerned now that I am reading these reviews. We booked through Viator- one hour elephant Trek.