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Address: Gate 1, Creek Park | Umm Hurrair, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Phone Number: +971 4 336 9773
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
Description: The UAE's Only Dolphin & Seal Show & Much More! Over 30,000 visitors per...
The UAE's Only Dolphin & Seal Show & Much More! Over 30,000 visitors per month get up close & personal to graceful dolphins & playful seals at Dubai Dolphinarium' action-packed shows. These interactive extravaganzas showcase these amazing animals' astounding skills. Visitors watch in wonder as the dolphins & seals perform incredible acrobatics, dance, sing, juggle & even paint. Daily swimming with dolphin sessions allow visitors a once in a life-time experience to interact with our amazing mammals, they are suitable for swimmers from 5 years onwards & advance booking is essential. We are home to the Creek Park Exotic Bird Show, the only exotic bird show in the region. Our shows are an action-packed experience with over 20 different species of birds & parrots. Guests become part of the action as the birds interact with the audience and fly overhead throughout the show. The regions only mirror maze is a dizzying labyrinth where visitors are challenged to find their way through a baffling & disconcerting maze of mirrors. Once inside the mirrors, they won't be able to work out the way to go & will have to use their sense of touch & adventure to work out the way. Our under the sea themed adventure soft play is set over three floors, kids can slide down a helter-skelter, explore & climb through tunnels, bounce on a trampoline, play in the ball-pit & much more! Wet, wild & totally wonderful
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The Dolphinarium is inside the Creek Park which is near to the Oud mehtha Metro station (green line), A prior online booking is prefered as then the rates are affordable, Be on... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 18, 2015
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manchester
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 NEW via mobile

We really enjoyed the show which started off with a magic show. This was followed by a seal show and then the main act with the Dolphins which was excellent. You can then gave the opportunity at additional cost to have your picture taken with the Dolphins. There is also an additional Bird show which is available at extra cost... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 NEW

The Dolphinarium is inside the Creek Park which is near to the Oud mehtha Metro station (green line), A prior online booking is prefered as then the rates are affordable, Be on time and take ashow at 11:00am. Make it memorable by taking pictures and videos as you may not watch the same stunt twice. There is also a small... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

This is one place to see - The dolphins swimming in 'Live' - the moment you see the seals and Dolphins in close up, its just an amazing and thrilling experience.Dolphins are really intelligent and the entire show was so fascinating that it kept our eyes glued to the stage. I loved the Alladin and Acrobats show in the beginning... More 

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Dubai
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15 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

A rather expensive way to spend 20 minutes, but a unique experience for my kids. The experience consisted of letting two dolphins pull you around an indoor pool (practically drowning the kids), a short petting session, and a family/dolphin picture. Very little was offered by the trainer and coordinator in terms of education.

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Abqaiq
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44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

If you are traveling with kids you must visit the Dubai Dolphinarium, although its not a bad idea for grown ups to visit the arena at least once. An hour long show of partnership between sea creatures (Seals & Dolphins) and human is wonderfully put on display. You get to wonder as to how much efforts, resources, and time must... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Visited this place today morning, We took a taxi to reach here. There is public bus service also available from metro station near by. As soon as you enter you may find the pool where show is performed is very very small, we were wondering if they will bring in some tiny Dolphins to perform. But Dolphins were really good... More 

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sam w, Manager at Dubai Dolphinarium, responded to this review

Dear Dara Many thanks for taking the time to provide a review about your visit, we are glad you enjoyed it! The nearest metro is Healthcare City and the C7 bus drops you right outside! The noise that the dolphins make demonstrates how they communicate, this is very loud but for the most part kids love it. There are a... More 

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

It was our first time to experience swimming with the Dolphins. It was fantastic. Both my son and I were ecstatic. However the organisation in getting the guests in, explaining what to do and not to do (and why!), in having showers afterwards, in collecting pictures afterwards was a bit chaotic. This did not spoil our experience however. I would... More 

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sam w, Manager at Dubai Dolphinarium, responded to this review

Dear Giovanni Many thanks for taking the time to provide a review about your swimming interaction, we are delighted that you enjoyed it! We are opening a new swimming with dolphins facility in the coming weeks, we will be offering a range of interactions from dry meet & greets with our fabulous dolphins to deep water sub-tek adventures. Our new... More 

Navi Mumbai, India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Brilliant show. The whole family enjoyed it. We booked the tickets online and got a good discount for 11 AM show - 70 dhm against 100 at the counter. Please book in advance as the show runs full many times. YOu need to go early to take good seats. For ex, for the show of 11, the entry started at... More 

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sam w, Manager at Dubai Dolphinarium, responded to this review

Dear Madhur Many thanks for taking the time to provide a review about your visit, we are delighted that you thought it was brilliant! We do get extremely busy and you are right to advise booking in advance. We do offer discounted shows on a Monday and Friday at 11am with kids starting from AED40 and adults AED70. We look... More 

Wycombe
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Just came back from this show this morning. I absolutely loved it so did my boys and wife. We have never seen seal and dolphin show before so totally loved it both seals and dolphins were amazing. My son then got a picture with dolphins. Ignore anyone saying it's dull, if u have kids its a must go!

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sam w, Manager at Dubai Dolphinarium, responded to this review

Dear Amjid khan Many thanks for taking the time to provide a review about your visit; we are delighted that you & your family had such a brilliant time! We agree that the show is a must see, not only for the kids but for all the family! More 

bangalore
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Hi, this is one the best attractions if you're visiting Dubai. The show lasts 45 minutes with some unbelievable actions from dolphins. Please take a good video camera to catch all action. Kids usually enjoy the most as they get to touch the dolphins. They also pick lucky winners to take pictures with dolphins. They're more human than us. You... More 

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