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Vision Quest Safari Bed & Breakfast

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derezago
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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... More 

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Thank Jon S
Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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... More 

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Thank pioneergirl58
Lafayette, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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... More 

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Thank Marilyn G
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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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Thank Darla C
Sacramento, CA
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5 of 5 stars 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... More 

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Thank Linda L
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars 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... More 

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

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... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

We spent a few days here in the spring and loved it. It was great for kids and families and amazing to feed the elephants each day. You can do a Pachyderm Tour at the attached zoo and bathe the elephants too. Ask for a cabin on the far side--8 is a good one- for better views and no road... More 

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Thank Sara D
San Luis Obispo, California, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

This was such a fun place to stay. The "rooms" are actually two room canvass but very comfortable. When the wind blows the canvass does move, but when we were there the winds didn't last very long. The brochure says to turn the heaters on early to warm up the room, but it was not that cold when we stayed.... More 

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Thank Bob N
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

Okay, this is an unusually long review for me but I have lots to say... Let me start by saying this was truly a unique experience that is unmatched anywhere in the surrounding areas. We found the B&B on Groupon, but booked over the phone due to lack of availability through Groupon. Unfortunately we were given little information about the... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
GreenLeadersSilver level
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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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: $214 - $319 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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