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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 

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Dallas, Texas
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
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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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
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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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
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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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
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 

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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 

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Abilene, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
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!

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Austin, Texas
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257 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

For us two 60-year olds with no grandchildren, we took a Saturday morning tour of the outdoor zoo, which is NO "resort" of any kind: Our tour guide was full of interesting information about all the animals on the outdoor site. Unfortunately, her megaphone was of such poor quality and rattled as we drove down the gravel roadway, if we... More 

2 Thank afreebing
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3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014 via mobile

Check-in is a little overwhelming. The cashiers have to juggle between, reservations and daily customers walking in. Please make sure upon checking in, that you understand what you are being charged for, and make sure you understand the rules. They speak really fast. We were accidently over charged by $70. They did correct it the next day, when we brought... More 

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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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