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Dolphin Connection

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Reviewed yesterday

The opportunity to swim with dolphins was on the trip bucket list. Dolphin Connection provided that opportunity. The trainer (I wish I could remember her name for a shout out) was aware of our daughters hearing limitations and worked to make sure she could see...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Sherry M
Angelica Lucero H, Econcierge at Dolphin Connection, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Traveler We appreciate your sight at Dolphin Connection and especially for taking the time to tell us about our services. We are pleased to have met your expectations and know that it was a unique and wonderful experience. and especially that they enjoyed our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister (13) and I (18) did the discovery program and it was amazing! We got to interact and do so many different activities during our time with the dolphins. We also purchased the photo package and received incredible pictures that captured our once in...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Sarah Grace W
Angelica Lucero H, Econcierge at Dolphin Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Sarah We appreciate your sight in Dolphin Connection and especially for taking the time to tell us about our services. We are pleased to know that our staff was very helpful and was attentive to your needs and above all to have fulfilled your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The whole family loved it. We have been to Sea World and seen other aquatic shows. This topped them all by far! Incredible experience interacting in the water with dolphins. My wife, who is afraid of fish, had no trouble interacting with them as other...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Angelica Lucero H, Econcierge at Dolphin Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Traveler We appreciate your sight at Dolphin Connection and especially for taking the time to tell us about our services. We are pleased to have met your expectations and know that it was a unique and wonderful experience. and especially that they enjoyed our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My whole family loved this whole experience. We had never had any experience close up with dolphins, and the trainers were very clear in what their expectations were for us and gave clear directions. The dolphins were so fun and friendly, also! Definitely an experience...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Angelica Lucero H, Econcierge at Dolphin Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Traveler We appreciate your sight in Dolphin Connection and especially for taking the time to tell us about our services. We are pleased to know that our staff was very helpful and was attentive to your needs and above all to have fulfilled your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely worth the money. My grand niece is a typical teenager figuring out how to be and fit. She excelled at the Trainer for a Day under excellent tutelage of the trainers. She is still beaming and will carry her new confidence and experience into...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank JensNC
Angelica Lucero H, Econcierge at Dolphin Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jen We appreciate your sight at Dolphin Connection and especially for taking the time to tell us about our services. We are pleased to have met your expectations and know that it was a unique and wonderful experience for your niece granddaughter. For us,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a great experience. The staff was nice and helpful. Groups are small so everyone gets to do all the activities with the dolphins. Photos are optional and pricey, but lots of them. Would recommend.More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Angelica Lucero H, Econcierge at Dolphin Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Traveler We appreciate your sight in Dolphin Connection and especially for taking the time to tell us about our services. We are pleased to know that our staff was very helpful and was attentive to your needs and above all to have fulfilled your...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All I have ever talked about is swimming with the dolphins. For our 30th wedding anniversary my husband researched, planned and surprised me with a trip for us to the FL Keys to experience The Dolphin Connection. We did the Trainer for a Day Program....More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Angelica Lucero H, Econcierge at Dolphin Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Traveler We appreciate your sight in Dolphin Discovery Connection and especially for your good comments. We are very pleased that our services were top notch and that it was a wonderful and high quality experience For us, the opinion of our guests is very...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter (5 yrs old) and I LOVED our time with the dolphins! It started with an educational talk/briefing about the dolphins at the facility- their names, ages, background, and about their personalities. I enjoyed hearing about their care and about how they came to...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank MomTraveler333
Angelica Lucero H, Econcierge at Dolphin Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Traveler We greatly appreciate your comments about our services, we are very pleased to know that your experience was amazing and you had a wonderful meeting with the dolphins. We are very pleased to know that our staff was friendly and aware of our...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I was afraid of the cold water, but one you are in there and dolphins start to work with you, the water will be forgotten. It is a MUSTMore

Date of experience: April 2019
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Angelica Lucero H, Econcierge at Dolphin Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Traveler We really appreciate your visit at Dolphin Connection and your comments about our activities with the dolphins especially for the wonderful time you spent with the dolphins. We are pleased to know that we met your expectations and that our services were of...More

Reviewed May 21, 2019

Love Hawk's Cay, stayed many times. Always thought the marine mammal program was just too cool. Finally had the chance to book my girlfriend for the Dolphin Experience and it was worth it in every way. Humane rescue program with excellent handlers/trainers/support.More

Date of experience: May 2019
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DolphinDiscovery, E-Concierge at Dolphin Connection, responded to this reviewResponded May 22, 2019

Dear traveler, We would like to thank you for sharing your experience with us at Dolphin Connection. We are very happy that you and your girlfriend enjoyed your day and the dolphin activity was terrific, they are wonderful creatures. We really appreciate your opinion about...More

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TiniGlasgow
June 10, 2019|
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Response from roccoz18 | Reviewed this property |
1). Spectators are free. The viewing area is approximately 100' from the dolphin activity area. 2). If your children can swim, they can do the experience w/o a parent. 3). You get both the dorsal pull and the foot push... More
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Bbrereton09
October 21, 2018|
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Response from Ann S | Reviewed this property |
I believe it is a height requirement ("Must be 4’6” or taller to participate"), rather than an age requirement. Check their website for programs, requirements, and prices. It is a wonderful experience!!
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connie253
June 13, 2018|
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Response from B2250PFterryc | Reviewed this property |
$179 per person. Well worth it.
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