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Delphinus Riviera Maya

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Chetumal Km. 282 | Carretera Federal Cancun, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 998 206 3311
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A must! Experience

We knew we would swim with dolphins when we cane to mexico. We booked delphinus through thomson/tui... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Natasha_S1407
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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My experience

This was a dream come true, The staff were friendly and super excited! Trainer Alberto was the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Swimming with dolphins programs at Riviera Maya (Mayan Riviera). A dolphinarium surrounded by tropical nature for dolphin swim encounter
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Chetumal Km. 282 | Carretera Federal Cancun, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We knew we would swim with dolphins when we cane to mexico. We booked delphinus through thomson/tui and it did not dissappoint. We had our 8 year old son and he loved it! He was a little nervous at first but both staff and dolphin...More

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oscarpaz2017, Gerente at Delphinus Riviera Maya, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear traveller We thank you for taking your time to share your comments, we are glad that you have enjoyed the experience in our facilities with your son. Thank you for recognizing the efforts of our staff for this experience would be a meaningful experience...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a dream come true, The staff were friendly and super excited! Trainer Alberto was the best!!!He answer every question and had a wealth of knowledge...The dolphins were amazing!Great place for family and friends, I’ll recommend this place hands down!More

Thank 724raqueln
oscarpaz2017, Gerente at Delphinus Riviera Maya, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear visitor Thank you for taking your time to share your comments regarding your experience in our facility, for us it is very gratifying to hear that your experience was satisfactory and that we achieved our main goal by transmitting the message of conservation of...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Being on the fence when it comes to animals performing in captivity, we were impressed with the overall layout and cleanliness of the whole experience. The facilities have lockers showers which appeared clean on the day. Life jackets are dipped following use. A couple of...More

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oscarpaz2017, Gerente at Delphinus Riviera Maya, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear traveller We thank you for taking your time to share your comments, we are glad that you have enjoyed the experience in our facilities. Thank you for recognizing the efforts of our staff for this experience would be a meaningful experience for you, we...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a magical experience. We opted for the primax experience which is for an hour in the water for 4 people only. Our children are 6 and 7 and didn’t fully understand what we were going to do. Needless to say we have struggled to...More

Thank Sarah C
oscarpaz2017, Gerente at Delphinus Riviera Maya, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear visitor Thank you for taking your time to share your comments regarding your experience with your family in our facility, for us it is very gratifying to hear that your experience was satisfactory and that we achieved our main goal by transmitting the message...More

Reviewed November 7, 2017

Well this definitely ticked off an item from my bucket list! VERY expensive but I think it was worth the money. I had always wanted to swim with dolphins but as an animal lover, was concerned about the environmental and ethical aspect. These are beautiful,...More

Thank Evans1971
oscarpaz2017, Gerente at Delphinus Riviera Maya, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2017

Dear visitor Thank you for taking your time to share your comments regarding your experience in our facility, for us it is very gratifying to hear that your experience was satisfactory and that we achieved our main goal by transmitting the message of conservation of...More

Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

The experience was great from start to finish. The staff were very helpful and friendly. Alberto was fantastic with the dolphin, can't remember her name. He answered all the questions we asked and made my experience one to remember.More

Thank Amy B
oscarpaz2017, Gerente at Delphinus Riviera Maya, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2017

Dear visitor Thank you for taking your time to share your comments regarding your experience in our facility, for us it is very gratifying to hear that your experience was satisfactory and that we achieved our main goal by transmitting the message of conservation of...More

Reviewed October 31, 2017 via mobile

Hi there, if you want to swim with the dolphins then this is the place, myself at first didnt want to do it because i was unsure, but so glad my mind got changed, an amazing day were had with me and my girlfriend, delphinus...More

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oscarpaz2017, Gerente at Delphinus Riviera Maya, responded to this reviewResponded November 1, 2017

Dear visitor Thank you for taking your time to share your comments regarding your experience in our facility, for us it is very gratifying to hear that your experience was satisfactory and that we achieved our main goal by transmitting the message of conservation of...More

Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

Harry was an incredible dolphin expert, he made our trip really interesting and enjoyable. Informative and entertaining throughout. I wish we could remember the name of our phenomenal alpha male dolphin?! An amazing experience Thank you HarryMore

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oscarpaz2017, Gerente at Delphinus Riviera Maya, responded to this reviewResponded October 31, 2017

Dear visitor Thank you for taking your time to share your comments regarding your experience in our facility, for us it is very gratifying to hear that your experience was satisfactory and that we achieved our main goal by transmitting the message of conservation of...More

Reviewed October 24, 2017 via mobile

Booked this thru AmStar at our resort. Spent about $400+ for my son and I to do the Primax4 which I could've gotten cheaper elsewhere, the other company was further away so I stuck with Delphenus. Day of the trip, we got to the the...More

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Jaime H, Customer Service at Delphinus Riviera Maya, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2017

Dear Traveler: Thank you very much for expressing your experience in our facilities. Receive a sincere apology for the inconveniences that were presented, we are working to improve these situations and thus to be able to offer a quality service, we are glad that you...More

Reviewed October 24, 2017

This was an UNFORGETTABLE day. The couples dream swim was well worth the time and money. My husband and I were on our honeymoon and this was my FAV thing we did the entire trip. We had about 45min to one hour just us with...More

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Jaime H, Customer Service at Delphinus Riviera Maya, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2017

Dear Traveler: Thank you very much for writing about your experience in our facilities. Thank you for recognizing the efforts of our partners for this to be a meaningful experience for you. At the same time we are glad that you enjoyed living with our...More

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Kimbob1111
September 23, 2017|
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Response from russhead | Reviewed this property |
We had 5 in ours all my family it's a great place the groups are small ours was the largest, say hi to Palue for us she was a great Dolphin 🐬 s
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Nicole C
July 27, 2017|
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Response from Crazybaresi | Reviewed this property |
Our 4 year old was fine doing this activity. We got the 4 person family package, and our son was fine, all life jackets are provided, and the pontoons are in good order so you can get nice and close and the children do not... More
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