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B Bryan Preserve

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130 Riverside Dr, Point Arena, CA 95468-8835
+1 707-882-2297
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Family reunion excursion in Mendocino County

We planned a multi-generational vacation/family reunion for two weeks in the Mendocino area of... read more

Reviewed August 2, 2017
Robbie T
Amazing Experience

My boyfriend and I went glamping over the weekend and we stumbled upon this safari on our way home... read more

Reviewed August 2, 2017
Jessica M
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B Bryan Preserve is committed to the breeding and preservation of African hoof stock. Located on 110 acres, the preserve features upscale lodging along with tours by reservation. Critically endangered Rothschild Giraffe, Grevy's zebra, Hartmann's Mountain Zebra along with Kudu, Roan and Sable antelope are thriving in large open fields.Make us your base for discovering the Mendocino coast. The small town of Point Arena has a working pier on one end and a historic lighthouse on the other with African Hoof Stock in the middle.
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“land rover” (14 reviews)
“african safari” (12 reviews)
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130 Riverside Dr, Point Arena, CA 95468-8835
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+1 707-882-2297
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Reviewed August 2, 2017

We planned a multi-generational vacation/family reunion for two weeks in the Mendocino area of Northern California. A group of us (3 month old baby, three year old, 6 year old, mom and dad and grandparents) went to the B. Bryan Preserve for a low-key but...More

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Reviewed August 2, 2017

My boyfriend and I went glamping over the weekend and we stumbled upon this safari on our way home. Luckily they had one reservation open so we signed up. The tour itself was very informative and I got to learn about different types of zebras....More

Thank Jessica M
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Reviewed July 31, 2017

This is a rather unexpected find for a beach vacation. We did an afternoon tour with two 11 yr olds and two 14 yr olds. Everyone enjoyed the experience. The Land Rovers, while fun and bouncy, are very poor for viewing from if you're an...More

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Reviewed July 26, 2017

Just go! You will never regret it. We stumbled upon this amazing experience while we were visiting the Mendocino coast for a weekend. It quickly turned into one of the most interesting afternoons we have ever spent. How often can you get a kiss from...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

The preserve was recommended to me by a co-worker who had been there. We thoroughly enjoyed our visit and would highly recommend it to anyone who appreciates seeing giraffes, zebras and other animals close up. Our group had small children and grown ups, all appeared...More

Thank Linda H
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Reviewed July 8, 2017

We had a WONDERFUL experience =). We have 4 children and my whole family had a blast, and I did too. It was incredible to feed the giraffes and get to see animals on enough land to truly still act as though they are in...More

Thank Casey M
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Reviewed July 5, 2017

The owners love their animals a lot and share their knowledge and love in safari tours with very limited number of guests. 1972 land crusers are fun. Feeding 5 young giraffes is something you'd love to experience. $35 for a ticket is just a small...More

Thank Vadim S
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Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

We had an absolutely wonderful weekend in Point Arena. The highlight was B Bryan Preserve! We took our teen daughter and one of her friends. We stayed in the Carriage House, and it was perfect for the 4 of us. My husband and I were...More

Thank Tami K
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Reviewed July 2, 2017

We did not expect to find such a place so far North on the Coast, with exotic African creatures. Three species of zebras, multiple gazelles, antelopes, and 4 giraffes. Among them the giraffes surprised all of us with their ability to easily come to be...More

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Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

An amazing and ambitious collection of African animals. The tour takes you as close or closer than you would get on an African safari. We can't wait to take our grandchildren next time. The guide is very knowledgeable so be sure to ask lots of...More

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Donald T
July 26, 2016|
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Response from BirdsNBees | Reviewed this property |
I dont know -- suggest calling and asking the preserve. A concern would be if your dog barks or runs about.
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Heather G
November 14, 2015|
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Response from gek4god | Reviewed this property |
Frank isn't grumpy as in mean; he is just better with the animals than people. He is passionate about the animals and super knowledgeable, so you will get a good tour with him and you will get to see his love for the... More
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