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Dolphin Bay

Address: Crescent Road Palm Jumeirah | Atlantis The Palm, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Phone Number: 04-4261030
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Ranked #21 of 452 Activities in Dubai
Type: Other, Amusement
Owner description: Dolphin Bay in Dubai is one of the world’s largest and most...
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Type: Other, Amusement
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Owner description: Dolphin Bay in Dubai is one of the world’s largest and most sophisticated dolphin habitats in the world. Here you can select from a range of dolphin interactions suitable for all ages and swimming abilities. Experiences range from standing in shallow water to swimming or scuba diving alongside these charismatic creatures. All Dolphin Bay packages also include access to Aquaventure Waterpark.
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 NEW

It had to be done, but it was expensive and we seemed to spend more time in briefing room than in the pool with dolphins, but understandable. IT was a good experience with nice and friendly staff and happy to have had the chance to try!

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Farnborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 NEW

If you have the chance to swim with Dolphins then do it! It was quite expensive but worth every penny!

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Beau Bassin - Rose Hill
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

The guides are very helpful and experienced, they gave much information about dolphins and the park in general. Good and wonderful experience, will repeat it as soon as possible.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Dolphin Encounter I have always wanted to be up close to Dolphins but I am a Non swimmer. I explained this to the trainer as she gave us an induction on Dolphins before we went into the lagoon all I can say it was the most fantastic experience I have ever had touching dancing even kissed her nose and then... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

We were in Dubai for only 2 days on a stopover for sydney to London. After whittling down the endless list of things we could do, swimming with dolphins made it and we weren't disappointed. While it can seem pretty expensive, it isn't exactly the sort of thing you do everyday. If you want to buy pictures, they cost 80... More 

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Doha
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

We had a comprehensive brief and then spent at least 30 minutes with the Dolphin, it was an amazing and moving experience.

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Stockhom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Did the dolphin encounter with our 3 year old twins. The trainers were excellent especially as our son was very nervous. Because of their calmness and encouraging words both our kids had the most amazing time!! It is very expensive but well worth it and you get nearly 30mins in the water. During our time we had many opportunities to... More 

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Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Never sure with captivity encounters but this was great. Professional, well run and a geninue treat for the kids.

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Taupo, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

I was unsure of this before I visited as I wondered if the dolphins were ok in captivity. While I'm still uneasy after the experience (they should be in the ocean, right?) at least these dolphins seemed very well cared for, and the operation was extremely professional. Aside from scuba in the open ocean, it's probably the best way to... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

It was a really nice experience you got to learn a bit about the dolphins as well as having a play with them. We did the Royal Swim which was 30mins and in that time we did two exercises were the dolphin pushed and pulled you a hug and a kiss so it went pretty quickly. Only wish you could... More 

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