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Dolphin Bay

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Crescent Dr | Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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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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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“royal swim” (122 reviews)
“deep water” (80 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:10 AM - 4:30 AM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Crescent Dr | Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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"dolphin encounter"
in 162 reviews
"royal swim"
in 122 reviews
"deep water"
in 80 reviews
"swimming with dolphins"
in 72 reviews
"wet suits"
in 35 reviews
"shallow water experience"
in 31 reviews
"observer pass"
in 17 reviews
"amazing experience"
in 111 reviews
"once in a lifetime"
in 78 reviews
"water park"
in 89 reviews
"professional photographer"
in 21 reviews
"small group"
in 25 reviews
"photos taken"
in 18 reviews
"take photos"
in 42 reviews
"bucket list"
in 25 reviews
"atlantis hotel"
in 22 reviews
"kiss"
in 172 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Hi All, I planned a trip to swim with Dolphins for a surprise for my Girlfriends birthday in Dubai through Trip advisor but when I booked on this page it's a beach tour something i didnt plan or want to do and is non-refundable and...More

Thank Philip S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for the swim with dolphin experience, paid a little extra to upgrade the package so there would only be max 6 people in the group. Turned out it we were the only people in the group as the the other people cancelled so had...More

4  Thank Boston1989
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dancing, hugging and kissing dolphins is a unique feeling. A life time experience. Do not miss it.!!! This was a birthday gift for my 8 yo son and he will never forget it !! He said: "This is my best birthday ever!!!"

1  Thank _ttsoufis
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you have children, I suggest the Dolphin Bay in Atlantis Hotel. The children were so excited meeting the dolphins, touching and hugging them. The organization was amazing, professional team of trainers, who were kind with the children, and good photos were taken by a...More

Thank Dubai650
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the pictures with sea lions and they are such lovely creatures. The staff here are very knowledgable and clearly care very much about the animals and their welfare. My friend's daughter swam with dolphins and they both ahd an amazing time

Thank Nicola C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Educational and fun experience with the Dolphins,the educational factors on these amazing mammals, then getting to interact with them in their environment was a great way to spend a couple of hours and a must do when in Dubai. The team and service at this...More

Thank Alan W
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Reviewed June 6, 2018

We chose the dolphin encounter because, well, the royal swim was even more unaffordable. This is expensive too, but if you want a dolphin experience, this is quite right. I was a bit concerned about some reviews commenting on time in water being very short...More

Thank anurag_srivastava
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DolphinBayATP, Dolphin Bay Management at Dolphin Bay, responded to this reviewResponded June 10, 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your kind words and detailed review on TripAdvisor, it is good to read that your experience with the dolphins was enjoyable. Your feedback is valuable and extremely important to us. Best regards, Dolphin Bay Management

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Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

Be warned no hair bands or jewellery to be worn whilst your in the pool with the dolphin! Our family of 2 adults and 2 kids visited 3:00 in the afternoon it was really quite and we had a dolphin all to our self :...More

Thank SandraAAU
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DolphinBayATP, Dolphin Bay Management at Dolphin Bay, responded to this reviewResponded June 10, 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind feedback on TripAdvisor. It is wonderful to read that you and your family had a great experience during your interaction. Hope to see you at Dolphin Bay again in the future. Kind regards. Dolphin Bay Management.

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Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

The dolphin interaction was a one of a kind, special and memorable experience for me & my 5 year old autistic son. Was quite worried about it at first but after letting the guide know, he assured me my son would be just fine :)...More

Thank StX89
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DolphinBayATP, Dolphin Bay Management at Dolphin Bay, responded to this reviewResponded June 10, 2018

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

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Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

It has been a life long dream to swim and interact with dolphins. Atlantis dolphin bay is definitely the place to do it. It was such a fantastic and humbling experience. Well organised all round and enjoyed the whole process. What i would call out...More

8  Thank The_Sheriff
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Katijha
July 3, 2018|
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Dear Katijha Most of the areas in Dolphin Bay are easily accessible via wheelchair. Best regards, Guest Relations Team, Atlantis, The Palm
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Katijha
July 2, 2018|
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Response from ATP_GuestRelations | Property representative |
Dear Katijha We are pleased that you are planning to visit our Dolphins. At Atlantis, The Palm, we offer interactions with the Dolphins, we do not have shows however, we could recommend Dolphin Bay photo fun as it does not... More
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Katijha
July 2, 2018|
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Dear Katijha We are pleased that you are planning to visit our Dolphins. I request you to send the details of the guest on wheelchair through to our Dolphin Bay team, for us to understand the guest requirements better, to... More
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