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Belmont
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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 3 weeks ago

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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2Thank William M
Delran, New Jersey
Reviewed November 1, 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 September 27, 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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Thank derezago
Reviewed September 13, 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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1Thank Jon S
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed September 12, 2016

What a great experience! I wish we could've stayed more than one night. The cottage was large and comfortable. We took the advice of others and put the heater on and turned on the mattress warmer before we went out to dinner. In the night we heard the lion, ostrich and owls calling back and forth to each other. The...

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1Thank pioneergirl58
Lafayette, California
Reviewed September 4, 2016

I brought my two grandchildren; ages 10 and 8 to experience the closest thing to an African Safari available in their own country. You will not be disappointed at all visiting and staying over at the B&B. The front desk personnel upon arrival are smiling and super helpful and will print out instructions to local restaurants and the check in...

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1Thank Marilyn G
Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

Best experience. Worth every penny. It was an amazing experience. Feeding the animals and bathing the elephant was an incredible adventure. Being able to sleep in a bungalow and hearing the sounds of wild animals was exciting.

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Sacramento, CA
Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

Our family (2 adults, 2 teens) spent a summer night on site after touring the zoo that afternoon. We enjoyed the afternoon animal walk (we were introduced to a young warthog and a bearcat) and falling asleep to the roars of the lions. Of course the highlight had to be feeling the elephants as they stopped by each bungalow with...

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1Thank Linda L
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 22, 2016

We were really excited to first hear about the Vision Quest Safari B&B: safari-style cabins overlooking the elephant enclosure, animal visits and breakfast brought to you in the morning by an elephant. Additional perks (for an extra fee) included helping to feed the tigers and put the elephants to bed. We booked! Once there (and in hindsight) we were left...

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We regret that this individual left us little to address and/or correct in their comments. Trees in Monterey County are extremely protected and due to the construction on our property that is making the home for our animals so much more rewarding to them, we are very monitored therefore removal of trees is not an option. We will explore the...

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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
Location: United States > California > Salinas
Price Range: $210 - $282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“We stayed in the bear's den, which had 2 double beds and was very roomy for 2 people”
 of 5 bubbles 986jennd, Nov 1, 2016 | Read review
“giraffe manor, cat's house and leopard's lair offer the best views”
  • Our giraffe manor had lots of cute giraffe decor and furniture
 of 5 bubbles derezago, Sep 27, 2016 | Read review
“Stay in a cottage overlooking the paddock for the best view.”
  • View of the paddock from our deck
 of 5 bubbles pioneergirl58, Sep 12, 2016 | Read review
“Bears Den downside was farm workers music at 5 Hut 8 is directly in front and has the view of the elephant yard All huts are great!”
 of 5 bubbles 338MarilynG, Sep 4, 2016 | Read review
“I think any of the rooms away from the main road would be OK, but it B&B sells out fast.”
 of 5 bubbles 990BobN, Jul 13, 2016 | Read review
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