Frequently Asked Questions

At least 1 week in advance is advisable during the high season (Dec – April). To avoid disappointment, we suggest that you book with us as soon as you have decided on the date of your visit.

No, sorry. Only guests arriving in our minivan on pre-booked tours are permitted access to the sanctuary.

We serve a delicious Thai vegetarian buffet including popular Thai dishes. Should you have any special dietary requirements, please advise us at least 24 hours prior to arrival.

Yes, we cater for children of all ages. Our program is relaxed, and if at any time  you wish to return to the reception, our staff will take care of you.

Yes, we are open regardless of the weather conditions. Elephants love the rain and it is great fun to watch the elephants playing in the fresh mud. If it does rain, we provide raincoats and umbrellas.

Yes, provided we have availability.

All visitors are covered by our accident insurance of up to 200,000 THB, however, we recommend that you have individual travel insurance.

Yes. The use of any personal details including email addresses provided to Samui Elephant Haven are for booking purposes only. We do not sell, rent, or share your personal information with any 3rd party, unless required by law.

The use of drones is strictly prohibited because it scares our elephants.