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Sacramento, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Did a 9am Safari, stayed one night in Tent #27. Quality yummy food. Don't let the buffet set up fool you! The "tents" are neat and have no TV/internet (no cell service w/Sprint). Full bathrooms. If you are a light sleeper I suggest staying in the higher numbered tents. The Safari was GREAT; animals seem well taken care of. One... More 

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California
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33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my third overnight visit to Safari West. It is simply that special! It is a wonderful place to go with or without children. All of the children I saw seemed to be having a grand time. Probably not the best for a young infant if you include the 3 hour safari tour in your program. All accommodations are... More 

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Newport Beach, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a wonderful 20 hours of resting in nature. All the staff were kind and helpful and the animals were as well. We had dinner there which was simple and acceptable and then slept in our tent with the sound of all the animals particularly the birds. We all slept well and in the morning had some breakfast and then... More 

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Breathtaking! Animals you wouldn't expect to see here in Santa Rosa!! Three hours touring 400 acres of land on a jeep with a guide. Great for the entire family. Tent cabins are available for you to sleep-in also. Mouthwatering barbeque after the tour. And let me tell you, my pictures do not do this place justice! One must see for... More 

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

We had a fun 1-night stay at Safari West. The grounds are beautiful and we thoroughly enjoyed the safari ride. The atmosphere at dinner was fun...like going to camp, but as a family. The food was good and plentiful. Later in the evening, we all enjoyed the smores and campfire. And we had a nice breakfast in the morning. Our... More 

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Seal Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

We could not go through the wine country without staying overnight at Safari West again. The evening barbecue was average but convenient if you are staying overnight. Love, love, love the openness of the tents. They are so luxurious-camping fresh air while sleeping in a nice big bed. Of course loved all the animals roaming around. Our guide on the... More 

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Meadville, PA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

This was our first visit to Safari West. We were treated to a special lunch among some of the animals and then we boarded our safari truck and spent a couple hours viewing and learning about all the animals; giraffes, zebras, rhinos, wildebeests, etc. There are lots of grazing animals and very few predators- apparently there are cheetahs but we... More 

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sandy, utah
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

This is a unique and memorable place (although be prepared to sleep poorly despite earplugs given the hundreds of nearby birds--perhaps try more white noise?). Food buffets are set times and delicious but add up fast for a family. The safari was a must, loved seeing those giraffes, gazelles, and zebras up close (no elephants or predatory big cats on... More 

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Fairfield, California
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Went here with another couple with plans for a safari tour, dinner, and spending the night. Had a great time. Tour was awesome with lots of picture taking opportunity. Food was very good. Rooms were beautiful with a comfortable bed and a deck for eating and drinking wine. Good sleeping even though we had a noisy bull frog.

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San Rafael, California
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22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

We just visited Safari West in the rural part of Santa Rosa, not far from Calistoga. We did an overnight stay and went on a safari and also had dinner at the location. The grounds were fantastic and the 3 hour walk and ride safari was great. It tent cabins were very comfortable and had great decks for viewing the... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Escape to Africa by way of Sonoma County…Come discover the Sonoma Serengeti.The classic African safari is a trip of a lifetime for intrepid travelers from around the globe - and, it is closer than you think!. Families who are curious and wild at heart can get close to nature...very close! Marvel under the gaze of a graceful giraffe or explore the Sonoma Serengeti alongside romping rhinos. Our guests enjoy enlightening African wildlife safari drives, and “glamping” tent cabin accommodations. The sounds of Africa will echo in your dreams. Stay one night in a luxury safari tent located on Giraffe Alley, meet some giraffes and go on Safari! Is Safari West Family Friendly?The entire Safari West experience is a kid-friendly adventure for families to enjoy together. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Safari West

Address: 3115 Porter Creek Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95404-9655
Location: United States > California > Sonoma County > Santa Rosa
Price Range: $285 - $380 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Safari West 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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Safari West Hotel Santa Rosa
Safari West Santa Rosa, CA - Sonoma County
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