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Exotic Resort Zoo

235 Zoo Trail, Johnson City, TX 78636
Exotic Resort Zoo
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Sugar Land, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We loved the way animals were let go with good care and freedom, they are well trained and you they come to you when you feed them. My kids really loved, the maintenance was okay too. It rained during my stay but overall experience has been memorable. Will definitely recommend.

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New Caney, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

My wife and I took the tour recently (we were staying elsewhere) and thoroughly enjoyed it. We didn't have any grand kids with us so I dispensed the food ($6 for a large bucket, about 1.5 to 2 gallons or so) to the animals and had fun doing it. This experience riding in the tram (wagon pulled by a tractor)... More 

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Crowley, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

My husband and I stopped at The Exotic Resort Zoo in Johnson City on our way to see the LBJ Ranch. It was definitely work a visit. The place was much larger than I had envisioned and had a great setup. The tour took about an hour. Not only did my husband and I enjoy hand-feeing the animals, it was... More 

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Abilene, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Family friendly guided tour through some beautiful hill country pastures. Plenty of animals to see and feed. Easy to find off 281 and close to Marble Falls or San Antonio. The petting zoo was also pretty neat and the kids enjoyed playing with the goats!

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Austin, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

For us two 60-year olds with no grandchildren, we took a Saturday morning tour of the outdoor zoo, which is NO "resort" of any kind: Our tour guide was full of interesting information about all the animals on the outdoor site. Unfortunately, her megaphone was of such poor quality and rattled as we drove down the gravel roadway, if we... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Check-in is a little overwhelming. The cashiers have to juggle between, reservations and daily customers walking in. Please make sure upon checking in, that you understand what you are being charged for, and make sure you understand the rules. They speak really fast. We were accidently over charged by $70. They did correct it the next day, when we brought... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

If you are looking for a great place to take your children and get hands on experience with exotic animals, this is the place. While you ride in the back of the tractor; llamas, camels, deer, goats, buffaloes, sheep, and zebras come up to you and you get to feed them. They also have a fun petting zoo with deer... More 

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bastrop, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

At the time of our visit our children had just turned two and four. I found this place online after doing some research for a weekend getaway, (we live in Bastrop, TX). We stayed the night here, they were very friendly and accommodating. We showed up just after hours so they left us all of the info for check-in at... More 

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Cibolo, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

We come out to the exotic zoo resort every new years eve. We try to rent all the cabins out. Great place to have fun and not worry about driving. Bon Fire at night is awesome. Kids have fun durig the day and adults have fun at night around the camp fire. It's been a tradition of ours for 4... More 

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Philadelphia, PA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

I reviewed this place a few years ago and probably would not have written a new review, except that I see a previous reviewer gave it only 1-star and said some things that are simply not very accurate. We also just stayed in Cabin 2, as we have in the past. The cabin is fairly basic, but fine. The sheets... More 

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