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Dolphin Bay

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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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 November 18, 2018 via mobile

We decided to treat ourselves and the kids to this once in a lifetime experience and it didn't disappoint. As you would expect from Dubai, this was a pretty slick operation. Private golf buggies to Dolphin Bay, immaculate changing rooms and instruction room. Then into...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Travelling_Carlos
DolphinBayATP, Dolphin Bay Management at Dolphin Bay, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 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 November 15, 2018 via mobile

What a fabulous experience at Dolphin Bay so much interaction with the dolphins and lots of pictures taken with the dolphin. Staff are helpful and know their stuff!! Also includes entry to the water park..and complimentary drinks..Amazing and fabulous experience!

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Claire F
DolphinBayATP, Dolphin Bay Management at Dolphin Bay, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. It is good to read that you had a great experience with us at Dolphin Bay. Best regards, Dolphin Bay Management

Reviewed November 13, 2018 via mobile

Absolute fantastic experience the staff here are amazing and clearly love there job they are so loving to the dolphins and have great relations with them it’s so beautiful and the dolphins are beyond Amazing and the experience is perfect. We are staying at the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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DolphinBayATP, Dolphin Bay Management at Dolphin Bay, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

Dear Guest, It is extremely rewarding to learn that you had a fantastic time with us at Dolphin Bay! Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience. We hope to see you again in the near future. Best regards. Dolphin Bay...More

Reviewed November 13, 2018 via mobile

The experience is fantastic and the dolphins are very well cared for. However, it is short, extremely expensive and the photos/videos cost a fortune! To even video/film as a spectator you have to pay a serious amount of money. Another negative is that the staff...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 800anandu
DolphinBayATP, Dolphin Bay Management at Dolphin Bay, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience with us! Your feedback is extremely valuable and will be passed onto the team. Once again, we thank you and hope you come back soon to visit us again at Dolphin Bay! Best...More

Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

What a phenomenal experience it is to swim with the dolphins and witness their extraordinary skills both in the water and their performance with their trainers and handlers. They are highly intelligent mammals and these dolphins are ambassadors who assist humans to have more compassion,...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank MargaretD1443
DolphinBayATP, Dolphin Bay Management at Dolphin Bay, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

Dear Guest, It is extremely rewarding to learn that you had a fantastic time with us at Dolphin Bay! Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience. We hope to see you again in the near future. Best regards. Dolphin Bay...More

Reviewed November 4, 2018

Small daughter has long wanted to swim with dolphins but was too young. However, with her 8th birthday she finally was old enough and so a day at the Atlantis Dolphin Bay was booked. We went for the Dolphin Adventure which includes deep water swimming...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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DolphinBayATP, Dolphin Bay Management at Dolphin Bay, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

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. Kind regards. Dolphin Bay Management.

Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

Great water park with the dolphins. We had an enjoyable experience. Its all worth the fun. Other exciting rides can be enjoyed at the adventure too

Date of experience: November 2018
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DolphinBayATP, Dolphin Bay Management at Dolphin Bay, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your review on TripAdvisor. Best regards, Dolphin Bay Management

Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

My experience at Dolphin Bay was memorable from start to finish, and I highly recommend the Dolphin Encounter. It was everything I imagined and so much more. From the moment I entered this tropical paradise, I was mesmerized by its beauty and tranquility. My guide,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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DolphinBayATP, Dolphin Bay Management at Dolphin Bay, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind words and wonderful review! 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...More

Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Swimming with dolphins was one of the main reasons for us going to Dubai. We were not disappointed! We were well instructed and equipped to join the dolphin named Sol for 45 min. He seemed very pleased and well trained, eager to kiss, hug, dance...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Robert L
Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

Last year i traveled to Dubai , United Arab Emirates with my friend and we visited the Dolphin Bay in Atlantis Hotel It was wonderful and really amazing  and we could see that our childhood dreams coming true and we can swim and kiss Dolphins💖🐬...More

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank SanazAbdolalizadeh
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BorislavaJordanova
April 30, 2019|
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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
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Odyssey58056153074
April 9, 2019|
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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
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ellieclifford
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
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