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Address: 9A Garvin Road | Beside Calypso Grill & Morgans Harbour, West Bay KY1-1301, Grand Cayman
Phone Number: 345-946-3396
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Description: Dolphin Encounter Program: This program is specifically designed for young...
Dolphin Encounter Program: This program is specifically designed for young children, non- swimmers and those keen to get an up close encounter with a dolphin. Guests stand waist high in the water and interact with the dolphins. You will get to touch, kiss, dance, sing and learn all sorts of fascinating facts about your dolphin. The dolphins will also perform some high energy behaviors guaranteed to thrill and delight. No minimum age – however for safety reasons, young children must be accompanied by one adult per child. (Children under 11 years of age must be accompanied an adult). Dolphin Swim Program You will receive a life vest before getting into the deep water, where guests will get to interact, touch, kiss and enjoy an up close experience. You will get a thrill out of our famous belly rides, where you ride belly to belly with one of our amazing dolphins. At the end of your program, see your dolphins fly high in the air with their spectacular jumps. Minimum age 5 years or older and must be strong swimmers– however for safety reasons, young children must be accompanied by an adult. (Children under 11 years of age must be accompanied an adult).
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I received a 2:1 coupon from Budget Rent a Car, so it made it worth going. For $300 got 4 ultimate swim with dolphins, and sting ray city for 4. We did them on separate days... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

I received a 2:1 coupon from Budget Rent a Car, so it made it worth going. For $300 got 4 ultimate swim with dolphins, and sting ray city for 4. We did them on separate days. but I wished we'd done all on same day. Good experience but PHOTOS are crazy expensive.

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Neenah, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Rent with Budget and they gave us a two for one deal and free tickets to Stingray city or the Turtle Farm. It was really fun here the only thing I would say is the photos are a complete ripoff $140 for a disk. We didn't buy them so got no pictures you can't take your own.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

My son and I took a double excursion which included this Dolphin Swim experience. We were separated into groups of approximately eight people each. They seemed to have worked out a system in which at times I felt it was rushed. Our guide gave us a brief lesson on what we were going to do and how to do it... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

This attraction is a waste of money. Do not give them a chance to do this kind of business. They only care for your money and carry ridicules prices for pictures, as taking your own picture is not allowed. The dolphins are kept under bad conditions. Poor water quality (located next to gas station, where they fill up boats and... More 

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Cayman Islands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015 via mobile

I truly enjoyed my experience at Dolphin Cove! The staff was accommodating, friendly and took time to explain everything we needed to know about these beautiful mammals both before our interaction and during our time. Our dolphin Nemo was very sweet and the kids loved it. I must admit I might have laughed a bit too much and loud because... More 

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Sacramento, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

I was on a cruise with my Family it was my wife and I and our 4 kids. We were excited to give the experience to our kids. We paid over $700 for the tour. Keep in mind that my wife and I have swam with Dolphins 3 times in different areas and this by far was the WORST. The... More 

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Shawnee, Oklahoma, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

We loved Dolphin Cove. We chose Dolphin Cove because the dolphins are in sea water. The trainers were wonderful, everything was organized and our kids and their friends (in their early 20's) had a wonderful time. We opted to buy the whole CD for 140.00 and got all the pictures. Very pleased.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

This was our second excursion at the Cayman Islands, it was such an amazing experience swimming with the Dolphins. We swam with Reggae, what a wonderful time. Pictures came out great. Only thing I'd say is that the DVD with pictures comes with everyone in your group. I prefer to buy photos of just us, not of everyone.

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

This has always been a bucket list item for me, to swim with a dolphin and now it's checked off! We did lots of research on which location to use as there are 2 dolphin education locations on Cayman. We finally determined that we wanted to use the one that was the most like their natural habitat, so Dolphin Cove... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

I am a single mom, I took my 12 and 9 year old daughters on a Carnival Cruise and this was one of our shore excursions. We were in small groups and had about 30 to 45 monutes in the water it was worth wvery dollar. We did the stingray excursion too. With the two excursions we did not have... More 

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Address: Address: 9A Garvin Road | Beside Calypso Grill & Morgans Harbour, West Bay KY1-1301, Grand Cayman
Phone Number: 345-946-3396
Location: Caribbean  >  Cayman Islands  >  Grand Cayman  >  West Bay

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