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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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Not recommended at all

Rude staff, poor quality performance. We have been to many elephant camps in Thailand and Laos... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
san_vai
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Vientiane, Laos
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"Very Sad"

I had reviewed many elephant treks before booking. Booking was made through our hotel and on... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
T0ndi
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London, United Kingdom
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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 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rude staff, poor quality performance. We have been to many elephant camps in Thailand and Laos. This one is lowest on quality standards. So if you have never seen elephants then it’s ok to visit else skip this one

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had reviewed many elephant treks before booking. Booking was made through our hotel and on arriving was shocked to find it was not the place i was expecting but one a little further down the road. I was so saddened by the look of...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Very sad experience. We knew that these gentle Giants can only transport paying tourists if you break their will and hurt them continuously with iron hooks. But we could not resist to let our young child ride an elephant. Prices are at a rediscoulos high...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

What a horrible place this is! Was included in our city tour and I have to say it really put a downer on the day! Horrible the way these animals are treated. Young elephant can barely move as chained to a tree and hence exhibiting...More

1  Thank Corin G
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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

If you look at my attached picture You can see the baby elephant can’t even stretch as he is chained to a tree. I had driven past this elephant for twelve days in a row where I noticed this poor thing was locked in a...More

1  Thank Kate K
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

This was the saddest part of our trip. We were bought to this group of tours by our driver & before we knew it we have paid for the monkey show, elephant ride & snake show. They were all things we thought we would enjoy...More

1  Thank Angela M
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Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

I really didn’t enjoy this part of the city sightseeing tour. The baby elephant, as with the other larger elephants, were chained to the ground with very little to no room for movement. It was horrible. We didn’t ride the elephants. The guards had what...More

1  Thank Manaileng M
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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We were out exploring the area today when we stumbled upon this elephant camp. “Camp” being the key word here, this is no safe haven for elephants. I had read many terrible things about how these poor gentle creatures are treated in Thailand, but I...More

2  Thank KylieMaartens
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

Elephant Camp was exciting and you not only get to see and touch the elephants but even feed them! We could see little kids feeling so happy feeding the elephants. We stayed there for a few minutes.

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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

We went here for a trip, first we done the ATV’s that was really good. Then we went to the elephants it was so sad the animals were treated terribly and they hit them with a stick, we reported them to the tour company, it...More

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Kate B
13 August 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
27 February 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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