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Dolphin Discovery

Mz 23 Plano 1 Lote 11-Centro Comercial Marina, Puerto Aventuras 77400, Mexico
866-393-5158
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Owner description: Dolphin Discovery Puerto Aventuras invites you to live the dream of swimming with dolphins in the paradise of the Riviera Maya. Our beautiful, natural... more » Owner description: Dolphin Discovery Puerto Aventuras invites you to live the dream of swimming with dolphins in the paradise of the Riviera Maya. Our beautiful, natural lagoon setting is ideal for your hands-on interactions with our family of dolphins, manatees and sea lions. We offer programs for all ages, a family-friendly experience you will never forget. « less
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Activities for young children
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michigan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014 NEW

I was fooled by the Apple rep at my hotel who told me I'd be allowed to take my own quality photos from great angles. The have the entire area roped off and then a plastic mesh on the deck surrounding the dolphin interaction. Thankfully I have a decent camera that could zoom in and get some 'okay' shots of... More

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DolphinDiscovery, Social Media Affiliate at Dolphin Discovery, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for visiting Dolphin Discovery Puerto Aventuras, we're sorry that your experience hasn't been as you expected, we'll let know Operation Manager in Puerto Aventuras about your comments in order to improve our service. Thank you for taking time to comment, we appreciate it. More

Antioch, Illinois
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5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014 NEW

We took our 15 year old daughter to Dolphin Discovery in Puerto Aventuras. From our resort on the beautiful beach of Playa Maroma it was about 30 minute shuttle ride. We chose the "Royal Swim". It was amazing. She was in a small group of parents, teens and children. They spent time feeding and learning about the gentle manatee. Spent... More

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Prievidza, Slovakia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

easy to get to, organized well, you can get good pics with dolphins...........................................................................................

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

The kids loved it, had plenty of time with the dolphins and was much better than Discovery Cove in Florida.

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DolphinDiscovery, Social Media Affiliate at Dolphin Discovery, responded to this review

Hi! first of all thank you for visiting Dolphin Discovery, we're happy to hear that you and your kids loved your experience with dolphins, they're just adorable! We invite you and your family to come back to live this incredible experience one more time. More

Aurora, Colorado, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

When we arrived we decided to upgrade to the Royal Swim with the dolphins and manatee encounter. The upgrade was worth it. The manatee encounter was very short. We were only able to spend about 10 minutes during which time we feed one lettuce. It was great to see them up close though. The only downside was that our visit... More

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DolphinDiscovery, Social Media Affiliate at Dolphin Discovery, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for visiting Dolphin Discovery Puerto Aventuras, we're glad to know that you and your family enjoyed your time with manatees and The Royal Swim with dolphins, they're just amazing! sometimes you can feel that the time that you spend with them it's short because it's great spend time with this incredible creatures, but actually The Royal Swim... More

Langley City, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014 via mobile

My family and I had a wonderful visit with the dolphins and manatees. The trainers were very good with the animals and very informative. The photographer took many pictures which were nice, BUT, first they wanted $300! After spending a small fortune to visit the animals, I said no way. We could choose 10 for $150. I chose this option... More

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DolphinDiscovery, Social Media Affiliate at Dolphin Discovery, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for choosing Dolphin Discovery in Puerto Aventuras, we're glad to hear that you and your family enjoyed your time with dolphins and manatees. About the quality of the pictures, you can print your picturres up to the size of 16 x 20''. Although we are at your service in order to attend you in a very personal... More

Saint Paul, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

We had a great time swimming with the Dolphins at the Dreams, Dolphin Discovery Puerto Aventuras. Afterwards, we were hurried through the hotel to the photo areas and asked to identify all our photos and then offered a CD with the photos for something like $60 USD. We did purchase them, and as the photographer was in a rush to... More

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DolphinDiscovery, Social Media Affiliate at Dolphin Discovery, responded to this review

Hello, first of all thank you for visiting Dolphin Discovery in Puerto Aventuras, we're happy to hear that you had a good time with dolphins, on the other hand we are sorry about the issue with the CD of photos, we will let to the Photo Service Operation Manager know about it, in order to improve our service and offer... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

You do not swim with the dolphins you can't even looks at them while touching them you make a pose and they takes pictures and sell them to you for 45 bucks each, The water is really dirty ( Full of old cabages ? ) we was disgusted.Sorry for my english.

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DolphinDiscovery, Social Media Affiliate at Dolphin Discovery, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for choosing Dolphin Discovery in Puerto Aventuras, after recieving many comments about the water, we decided to instal a filter to avoid seaweed, now the water is more clear, of course it doesn't look like a pool because it's a natural environment, the water is coming from the Caribbean Sea to our natural lagoon in wich you... More

Sartell, Minnesota
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

My husband, two girls and I did the swim adventure in Puerto Aventuras. We had a very nice trainer who was patient with both the swimmers and the dolphins, even when things didn't go according to plan. We felt as though we were able to interact more with Olympia (our dolphin) than we did we had previous dolphin encounters at... More

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New York City, New York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

We absolutely loved this! My boyfriend and I did the Royal Swim package. We found the trainer to be very sweet and very informative. She provided us with a great experience. I'd highly recommend this to travelers in the area! It's worth every penny! However, one piece of advice...enough with pushing photos on people. This would be the only downside... More

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