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Seaview Elephant Camp

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Funny but not impressive

It's a funny one hour ride but not that impressive. Although the view is pretty nice. The elephant... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2016
michel t
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There are better ones around

Did this because it was close to our hotel and one of our party had not done it before. Took the 30... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2015
Stephen W
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Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

It's a funny one hour ride but not that impressive. Although the view is pretty nice. The elephant man was really nice with us but he kept asking for tips like everywhere in Phuket...

1  Thank michel t
Reviewed 6 December 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
Reviewed 20 November 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 LandPlaceSea
Reviewed 29 October 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

6  Thank TezaF
Reviewed 18 October 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
Reviewed 17 October 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
Reviewed 13 October 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
Reviewed 10 October 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
Reviewed 7 October 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
Reviewed 4 September 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

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Kate B
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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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