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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped by to visit the Exotic Zoo in Johnson city Its amazing to be so close to large animals, water buffalo that have the longest black tongues ever with a hefty appetite , ostriches just hold the bicker of feed out they like fingers just as well👍, zebras , camels and many more. Great place to take kids and more... More 

Thank Janethetford
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is located about 45 minutes from south Austin very easy to find. Admission typical for this type adventure. A large variety of animals easy to feed them along the 45 minute covered trail wagon course. Natural habitats appear to be maintained. SeverL petting zoo areas which was fun large buckets of food for purchase to feed animals limited visitor... More 

Thank Jacqueline R
Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

We stayed in the Ostrich Nest in May, 2016. We appreciated very much the wheelchair accessible accommodations at the Exotic Resort Zoo. Our cabin was wheelchair accessible, the recreation area (pool table) was also. The tram ride through the resort to see and feed the animals was also w/c accessible. The cedar cabin was really cute with some custom touches.... More 

Thank susieQ75202
Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

Party of 8 stayed a night at the facility and did the tour. Kids loved it. Only complaint, for the type of facility it was, is that the beds were a tad uncomfortable, but overall a great time. Our second visit. Staff very friendly.

1 Thank Dmart205
Texas City, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015 via mobile

Stayed in one of the cabins they have for rent at the ranch (Bear Cabin). The cabin is nice and roomy with a separate bedroom. Our cabin was right behind the kangaroo pen and it was fun watching them. Nice pool with waterfall. Petting zoo accessible any time with a wide range of animals. Playground for kids. Pool table for... More 

2 Thank Jonathan H
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

As an animal activist, I am torn about going to zoos of any kind. Since this one has so much property, and the animals are mainly deer, ostriches, a few zebras, three buffalo, and lots of goats, I said "OK", let's go! My little grandkids just loved getting up close and personal from the trailer pulled by a tractor. It... More 

5 Thank nannybrister
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.

Thank Shekhar_Houston
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 

Thank Stevereno_12
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 

Thank vshultsTX
Abilene, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 via mobile

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!

Thank jasag00
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Additional Information about Exotic Resort Zoo

Address: 235 Zoo Trl, Johnson City, TX 78636-4465
Location: United States > Texas > Johnson City
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Exotic Resort Zoo Hotel Johnson City
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