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Seaview Elephant Camp

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Saiyuan Road | Kata, Kathu, Phuket, Thailand
+66 81 417 0396
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Horrible mistreatment of animals!!

My husband and I stopped by on our way back from the big budda, as we were both considering... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2015
Jade C
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Good Experience

My boyfriend & I highly enjoyed our experience with the elephants. The trek featured a nice scenic... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2015
Ashleigh O
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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  • Excellent14%
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10 Sep 2017
“Don't waist your money and time...”
10 Aug 2017
“ Not Good but not Terrible”
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Saiyuan Road | Kata, Kathu, Phuket, Thailand
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+66 81 417 0396
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Reviewed December 6, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I stopped by on our way back from the big budda, as we were both considering elephant trekking, but after just looking for 5 minutes and seeing the way the animals were treated we both decided we would definitely not be trekking...More

12  Thank Jade C
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Reviewed November 20, 2015

My boyfriend & I highly enjoyed our experience with the elephants. The trek featured a nice scenic view and my partner was able to ride the elephant by himself. We booked an hour however it didn't quite feel like an hour long trek. Our driver...More

Thank Ashleigh O
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Reviewed October 28, 2015

Regret going on this tour. The guide was nice enough but it is very cruel to the animals. The animals are chained on short chains when not being used. They hardly walked and looked sad. We went past the monkey area and they were tied...More

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Reviewed October 17, 2015 via mobile

My girlfriend has never ridden on an elephant before so we were looking to do this. Don't go to this one. We paid 2000 baht for 2ppl for 30 mins and a picture. I can tell you the feeling is a real rip off. We...More

1  Thank David L
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Reviewed October 16, 2015

i went to this trip for my daughter Tammy. this camp it is about one hour from patong beach. first when we arrive but my babby stroller with the staff and then we enter buffalo waggon we enjoed . second, i and Tammy ride the...More

1  Thank TaherAlbaghliJulian
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Reviewed October 13, 2015

Did this because it was close to our hotel and one of our party had not done it before. Took the 30 minute ride which was ok, but 5 minutes into the ride they tried selling nic- nacs stating it was for food for the...More

Thank Stephen W
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Reviewed October 10, 2015 via mobile

Visited here with a friend 10th October after driving past on motorbike.! Feel so bad about it now and guilty. The animals are so sad and mistreated.. Total rip off but I'm not concerned about the money but for the animals. Did the atv and...More

4  Thank henry c
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Reviewed October 7, 2015

I love elephants and I thought that maybe just once, I would see them being looked after well. I had wanted to do this all my life, to ride an elephant..I mean. We had an old girl and she really did not want to be...More

1  Thank SherrySaunders
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Reviewed September 3, 2015

It was the best elephant ride experience. As a family we enjoyed the peacefully elephants.,the guide was very pleasant and informative. We learnd a lot about the difference between Asian and African elephants. We enjoyed feeding the elephants . It seems that they use female...More

Thank Nabeel A
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Reviewed September 1, 2015

we loved the half hour stroll around the village, the elephants are well looked after and loved. The elephant men enjoy what they do and are happy to take photos for you.

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Kate B
August 12, 2017|
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Response from JMB162 |
Absolutely agree!! What kind of human being would pay to abuse these beautiful creatures??? Makes my blood boil🤬🤬🤬
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87SCuba
February 27, 2016|
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Response from Lea D |
I am doing this trip next week. I am very concerned now that I am reading these reviews. We booked through Viator- one hour elephant Trek.
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