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Address: | Nassau, New Providence Island
Phone Number: 242-363-1003
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Meet some of the ocean's friendliest residents: they're loveable, if not a...

Meet some of the ocean's friendliest residents: they're loveable, if not a little pushy, so why not meet them through this program?

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We were picked up from the Paradise Island pier and ferried out to the Blue Lagoon Island. The trainers were incredible and the experience so memorable. Everyone knew their stuff... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 23, 2016
Sharon F
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Alexandria, United States
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Alexandria, United States
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

We were picked up from the Paradise Island pier and ferried out to the Blue Lagoon Island. The trainers were incredible and the experience so memorable. Everyone knew their stuff. After the encounter was done, we spent the rest of the day on the island. The day we went it was quiet, peaceful, included an inflatable water park and provided... More 

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North Houston, Texas
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

I loved every minute of it and being close and personal with the dolphins. We could only do the encounter because of my sons height and he was disappointed at first but afterwards he said that is an experience he will never forget. For the price you cant beat it! To top it off (Manny Ramirez) was there with us... More 

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Navarre
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41 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

My friend and I went on this trip and had a wonderful time!! It is fun for all ages, the staff are very nice and informative. The Dolphins are kept in a special cove, so that they are in a natural environment. I highly recommend this trip.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015 via mobile

All customers Beware before you sign their release forms for your photo CDs make sure to check your cd pictures because the pictures I bought are so bad they covered the dolphin blue lagoon bahamas . I ask them for replacements, they didn't give any, didn't give me refunds and worse of all person handling their FB account started calling... More 

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Hartford, Connecticut
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5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 via mobile

We just returned from Blue Lagoon and had a great time. We did the dolphin swim with Zoe, Princess, Abaco, and baby Louie. It was well worth it. The food vouchers we got supplied us with a ton of food. We found a nice shady place on the beach and just relaxed for the rest of our day.

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Nassau, New Providence, The Bahamas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

I was on my mid semester break, marking was all done and I wanted to indulge in some R & R. What would I do without leaving home? Well I found the perfect adventure. I had received an blast promoting a resident's discount for the Dolphin Close Encounters on Blue Lagoon Island and thought…..I'd try something new. So on Friday,... More 

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Thank Shamel S
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Just came back from Bahamas, seen the dolphins. It was my first time so I didn't know what to expect . Thought it was interesting . Wish we could of spent more time in the water with the animal. But I think it's worth it. Next time I'll try actually swimming with them instead of just petting them.

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Petersburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

My kids did this and my husband and I were observers which is a fee of $45 each (just to watch them)!!!! You have to take a 30 min ride to & from the place while in port at Nassau. The kids had so much fun. The cute dolphins were like kids themselves. I was wishing I had did the... More 

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Southampton, New York
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

My BF and I did the Dolphin Swim at Blue Lagoon and we're wowed by these beautiful creatures. I had done a similar program a few years back in Florida, but this one was in the open and on a beautiful private island. The dolphins were fun, friendly and smart. We couldn't stop smiling the whole time we were there.... More 

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Wakefield, LA
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

We loved it! Highly recommended!!! The staff was great and the Island is beautiful! Bring your underwater camera and snorkel gear.

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