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Elephant Village

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38/47 Khaonoi Village | Behine Wat Etisukatow, Hua Hin 77110, Thailand
+66 32 516 181
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Ripped Off, Used Children as Leverage to Extract Money

Ripped us off, used children as leverage to extract money for photo. Later found they charged us... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2014
Faye M
Not a happy place for animals

Lots of Thai people we had met kept saying we should try the elephant rides, which sounded... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2014
Ben_Cornell
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good28%
  • Average22%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible24%
6 days ago
“Not too bad”
6 Aug 2017
“Nice hour long trip on healthy elephants”
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38/47 Khaonoi Village | Behine Wat Etisukatow, Hua Hin 77110, Thailand
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+66 32 516 181
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Reviewed 14 October 2014

Ripped us off, used children as leverage to extract money for photo. Later found they charged us double for elephant rides which was over half our spending budget for the children's days out on our trip to Thailand. Animals didn't look as happy as those...More

6  Thank Faye M
Reviewed 11 October 2014

Lots of Thai people we had met kept saying we should try the elephant rides, which sounded interesting, so we gave it a go. As soon as we arrived we could see it was the sort of thing we should have avoided. It's not just...More

6  Thank Ben_Cornell
Reviewed 1 September 2014

Great show but expensive if your young it would be value for money because after elephant, crocodile and snake show you can ride elephant for one hour and they also have car racing track but we are all over sixty and was not interested in...More

2  Thank Carol A
Reviewed 21 August 2014

Visited this magical place in Hua Hin a couple of times to see the elephants. There is no charge to look around, we met a baby boy elephant 3.1/2 years old. He was adorable and even gave me a kiss on the cheek. What a...More

3  Thank DianeW232
Reviewed 3 August 2014

We arrived and left within 15 minutes. The short version is, we arrived and on parking the car we immediately accosted by a man who said he wanted to be our guide and proceeded to tell us what we could do, all for a price...More

10  Thank Peter H
Reviewed 11 July 2014

Animals seem to be well looked after. We have been here on 2 different visits to thailand. Lovely staff although the trail is a bit basic

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 27 June 2014

took us to this place, but it wasn't a patch on The Elephant Training Center, Chiang Dao. Although my husband loved it & enjoyed feeding the elephants & posing with them. You can buy a bunch of bananas or a large basket, I think the...More

4  Thank DeuceWooo
Reviewed 5 June 2014

Since our first time in Hua Hin in early 2005 we have visit the Village every year, to meet our "baby", the little elephant that just where some month old when we first went there. The first time we went out for the ride and...More

Thank Marilc67
Reviewed 29 May 2014

After long consideration we took a trip to the elephant village. The people there were helpfull and nice to the elephants. Along the way you can make a ride yourself, and your guide will ask you to buy handmade souvenirs. Still, fir western people it's...More

1  Thank Angelica1986
Reviewed 12 April 2014 via mobile

After reading many reviews both my and my husband regretted booking trip but wanted to check that everything was okay here. We arrived at 8.00am there was only us there. We met our elephant for the ride, a lovely 35year only lady elephant. She seamed...More

9  Thank CharChadwick
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