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Dolphin Bay

2,325 reviews
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
About Dolphin Bay
Dolphin Bay at Atlantis is one of the most sophisticated dolphin habitats in the world. You have the opportunity to swim with dolphins in Dubai; choose from a range of dolphin experiences suitable for all ages and swimming abilities. Interactions at Dolphin Bay range from standing in shallow water to swimming or scuba diving alongside these charismatic creatures. Dolphin Bay offers an unforgettable experience.
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Reviewed 5 days ago

It was a quick get-away holiday for my family visiting Dubai and Dolphin activity is not in our list. We met Ahmed in the reception and told us about Dolphin, it was great recommendations and he took in charge of everything, didn't turn us down!...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank angelcafra
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very fun experience to be playing and dancing with dolphins. Staff very helpful and friendly. But very overpriced for such a small amount of time. Still very good services.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank shanyakhan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The experience itself was a fantastic opportunity. The dolphins appear to be well cared for and have an obvious bond with the trainers who are knowledgeable and helpful. It is expensive for what you get and it would be nice to see some decent offers....More

Date of experience: May 2019
4  Thank Jenny W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've always loved dolphins, and have been fortunate enough to swim alongside a pod of wild dolphins in the Indian Ocean. But after reading Susan Casey's book "Voices in the ocean", I've thought it cruel to keep dolphins in captivity, so was having a bit...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Haiyin T
Reviewed April 10, 2019 via mobile

It was ok but very over priced for the experience which was very limited and even the dolphin performance waant long enough

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank MadamTasleem
Reviewed March 31, 2019 via mobile

What a memorable day we had with our 5 year old daughter. We tried the dolphin encounter. The whole experience was for 2 hours and involved a variety of interactions with these wonderful animals. Great staff and very nice facilities. One word of caution -...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank RBB_Travels
Reviewed March 23, 2019

I’d been recommended to visit Dolphin Bay as being around Dolphins has always been on my bucket list. What an incredible experience. Yes it’s pricey but worth every penny, the organization, the friendliness of staff, the environment, the undivided attention to ensure the Dolphins are...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Hazarcar
Reviewed March 19, 2019

what a special treat to be able to be so close to a dolphin! We were able to choose a variety of things to do with a dolphin. dance, kiss, ring toss and of course lots of photos!!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jasmine853
DolphinBayATP, Dolphin Bay Management at Dolphin Bay, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2019

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write about your experience with us on TripAdvisor. We are honored and delighted to read your positive comments. Kind regards, Dolphin Bay Management

Reviewed March 16, 2019 via mobile

We had a great experience! It's worth every cent. You get 20 mins of lecture about dolphins and safety instructions. Then there are 40 mins of amazing time with dolphins. You hug and kiss them, dance with dolphins. Thanks to Leonard and Ismail(our instructors) for...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Butyanovadaria
DolphinBayATP, Dolphin Bay Management at Dolphin Bay, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2019

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind words! Your valuable feedback and comments will be passed on and shared with our trainers to inspire them to continue providing an exceptional service to our guests. Once again, we thank you for your kind feedback. Best regards....More

Reviewed March 10, 2019 via mobile

I dunno why aquaventure has this. No one was there when we passed through it multiple times. This is expensive and not really as fun as it looks. Just avoid it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AbhishekS3902
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April 30, 2019|
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Response from ATP_GuestRelations | Property representative |
Hi Borislava J, Thank you for your query. Please note the complimentary free access to Aquaventure waterpark for the birthday celebrant does not include a discount for Dolphin programs. Best Regards, Guest Relations... More
April 9, 2019|
Response from MadamTasleem | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes they charge a fee for entry and you can get an observer pass at a cheaper rate but you cannot go into the water
April 4, 2019|
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Response from ATP_GuestRelations | Property representative |
Hi ellieclifford, Thank you for your query. We currently have a new Aquaventure waterpark experience; Superpass: Includes Aquaventure waterpark access, Lost Chambers Aquarium access, Surf's up sessions and Shark feeding... More