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Charlie's Safari

5400 Martin Way E Ste J, Lacey, WA 98516-6331
+1 360-292-1600
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Tykes area is not exclusive to 4 and under :(

I was excited to take my 3 year old to the tykes village where it was said to be exclusively for... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2014
Danielle P
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Olympia, Washington
Good idea done wrong

We used to love going there but everytime we go there are less of the bouncy activities and the... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2013
Jacijewel
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Charlie's Safari is a faith based family fun center offering arcade, laser tag, inflatables,indoor playground equipment and a great place to eat. It is a fabulous place for all ages to enjoy!
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible0%
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“video games” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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5400 Martin Way E Ste J, Lacey, WA 98516-6331
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+1 360-292-1600
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Reviewed 17 March 2014

I was excited to take my 3 year old to the tykes village where it was said to be exclusively for ages 4 and under. I figured it could be a place for her to plat without getting trampled....Wrong! Not enough staff to monitor the...More

3  Thank Danielle P
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Reviewed 1 November 2013

We used to love going there but everytime we go there are less of the bouncy activities and the ones left are dangerous as we found out on our last visit. Both of my daughters got severe scrap wounds from exposed patches of Velcro and...More

2  Thank Jacijewel
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Reviewed 6 September 2013

If you want a place to take the kiddos, whether it is raining or not, this is a fun place. It is a good place for birthday parties or solo trips with the kids and you can also grab lunch or a snack there. It...More

1  Thank Terry W
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Reviewed 10 July 2013

In the crazy rainy unpredictable Washington weather there is a shimmer of hope in this Safari themed play place. I brought my rambunctious 5 year old nephew here along with some of my friends. I absolutely loved the 5 story climbing structure as it allowed...More

2  Thank sarahd141
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Reviewed 8 July 2013

This was a good place for my girl scout troop to just run wild and be kids. The cost is a little on the pricy side for what it is, but they do have a quiet room for adults (as long as they monitor and...More

2  Thank MEAGAN R
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Reviewed 30 June 2013

I love bringing my three year old here as it is only 10.95 to get her a days worth of physical fun! I also love that I can get on the toys with her and that is a definite plus. Far better than Chuck E....More

4  Thank Kimberly C
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Reviewed 7 June 2013

Anyplace children can safely run, crawl, bounce, burn off energy in our wet climate Whoo-Hoo. Even a toddler area! Parents can play on the big toys with the kidsPretty clean, decent food, No big strips of duct tape like another family center in Puget Sound...More

2  Thank norapunzel
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Reviewed 26 March 2013

Was okay cost a lot is you have more than one child. If you go, do go early in AM...gets to crowded. Prices for food items are to much for the quality. do like the free wi-fi rather take children to family based Kanagorr Jacks...More

2  Thank Shari U
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Reviewed 15 February 2013 via mobile

Great place for kids to unwind and play. However, most kids are dropped off or unsupervised. Need to have employees monitoring for unsafe acts or bad kids. I'm glad I came on a school day, can't imagine what this place is like on a weekend....More

2  Thank cipollavin
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laurao1charlie, General Manager at Charlie's Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2013

Thanks for coming to our family fun center! The main reason we let parents play for FREE with their kids is so they will police their actions. We have never allowed any child under 16 to be "dropped off". I will be the first to...More

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Reviewed 11 February 2013

We went to this indoor funhouse several times when it first opened, but the last time we went the prices were rediculous! This is for small kids only. They tryo to address older kids with a really small putt-putt and laser tag, but that all...More

1  Thank MEGross
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laurao1charlie, General Manager at Charlie's Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2013

As the Operations Manager, I am quite disappointed your review is so inaccurate. I do not think you have been in my facility since May 2010. That is when we removed our 9 hole putt putt and remodeled the area for the current oversized inflatables...More

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