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Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

this bed and breakfast was amazing, one of the best and most unique things we have ever done. The rooms are a tent but very homey. definitely do not feel like you are roughing it. You can hear and see the animals from ur porch! we listened to the lions an tigers roar all night!! the food was great. the...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff were great, the animals obviously well cared for. All of the animals ẃere amazing. The bungalows were also very clean, although our heater did not work very well. The heated blankets made up for it though. We fed the big cats and put the elephants to bed. It was totally worth it. Breakfast was amazing delivered by two...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in the "zebra tent.".So much more than a tent. It was spacious, with private bath and shower. It was well off of the ground, with laminate flooring. The animal encounters, especially with the elephants, will last a lifetime. Where else can you feed and help bathe an elephant? We purchased the extra packages for feeding, putting the animals...

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Sebastopol, California
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We like what they are doing here and hope they succeed. Pros: views and sounds of the animals from the tent. Elephant delivered breakfast Comfortable tent Friendly Staff Cons: Not much elephant for your dollar. All contact with the animals is highly regimented and impersonal We don't want to write a bad review because we liked everyone and what they...

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

We very much appreciate the kind comments from this person and only wish to offer an explanation for our elephant protocol. One that they probably could not be aware of. First and foremost, 30+ years of caring for and training elephants has taught me the importance of keeping an elephant's mind moving at a steady/positive pace. It is important to...

California
Reviewed 16 January 2017

My husband and I stayed overnight in one of their "African safari" tents. The tent had a king-size bed, a connected bathroom, and a small deck overlooking the elephant enclosure. We paid a bit extra to "put the elephants to bed." We went into their stable and fed them bread rolls. When I realized that I was down to my...

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Belmont
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Huge tent #6 with double sinks and shower, toward the back of the property. Nice for privacy. In better weather, the hottub would be nice but we had rainy and windy weather for our overnight stay. Actually, very exciting with the gusty winds blowing at our tent, making us feel like we were on the tundra. The bed has a...

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Reviewed 16 November 2016

We had a bungalow right on the property it was cool listen to the animals growl and wine and for all night long but it didn't keep us up then in the morning elephants two of them brought us breakfast and then we fed him a treat and took some pictures real fun time something that I've never done it...

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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 13 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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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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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: $304 - $388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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Vision Quest Safari Bed And Breakfast
Vision Quest Safari Hotel 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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