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“A good variety of entertainment”
Review of Dolphin Cove

Dolphin Cove
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$50.00*
and up
Shuttle Service from Runaway Bay Hotels to Ocho...
Ranked #17 of 69 things to do in Ocho Rios
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: This magnificent property has a natural cove which is surrounded by 5 acres of lush tropical rain forest. Visitors have the opportunity to interact and "Swim With" dolphins, enjoying the thrill and love of these amazing lovable animals. Visitors can also swim with, hold, feed and learn about the evolutionary secrets of the Caribbean sharks. Visitors can capture their dream of being a dolphin trainer by taking the challenge of being "Sea Keeper" for the day. Voted as Jamaica's Number One Attraction for a reason. Come for the day, for memories of a lifetime.
Reviewed March 28, 2014 via mobile

We visited Dolphins Cove after our stop at Dunns River falls, as it was across the road. We walked through a rain forest and had love birds landing on our arms and head, in their sanctuary;, a rabbit hutch, colourful macaws, who would sit on your hand, and large lizards and a huge snake. We went to the oceans edge and saw a couple of shows in special areas--a short shark show, and dolphins performing. Then we had a Jamaican barbeque and some time at the beach...a real variety, but tiring as we walked up and down rocky ground.

Thank jehorney
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dolphincoveltd, Manager at Dolphin Cove, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2014

Thank you for your review. Yes we note that some people find that there is "too much walking". This is mostly due to the fact that we would like all our guests to enjoy all that we have to offer and as a result do not have things all crammed together. We do have paths set up for those that have difficulty walking or in assisted devices. If you do happen to visit us again please feel free for special access that will cut down on your walking.

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Reviewed March 28, 2014

This was great. I am not a great swimmer so I had the encounter. This was very cute, and a unique experience. The staff here was great. I also took pics with birds. The food here was not great though.

1  Thank reynellie
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dolphincoveltd, Manager at Dolphin Cove, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2014

Thank you for your comments. We appreciate your feedback. We receive mixed reviews about our food from excellent to a little boring. We are in the process of looking at the food choices and will be making adjustments accordingly. Again thank you for letting us know.

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Reviewed March 27, 2014

You must ask for the swim with the dolphins. Its a great experience even though it a bit pricey. It is a once in a life time experience if you havn't done it. There are special offers that come up and you should ask for it.

1  Thank Darryl D
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dolphincoveltd, Manager at Dolphin Cove, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2014

Thank you for your comments. Yes you are very correct there are special offers that do come up and I suggest that all guests look into them either via your ship or hotels.

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Reviewed March 26, 2014

Probably one of the coolest experiences I've ever had. Very informative as well as very exciting, would do this again.

Thank Chris H
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Reviewed March 25, 2014

We took a trip to Dolphin Cove with Friends and Family - my daughter was 8 and so was her friend.
Dolphin Cove is in a natural beautiful location, very rain forest like.
The staff was very friendly and created a fun atmosphere for kids.
You should get there early so you can swim with Dolphins, Stingrays and Sharks. Each takes about 45 minutes.

Thank Julia K
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dolphincoveltd, Manager at Dolphin Cove, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2014

Thank you for your kind words. We try to ensure that we give good value for your money and appreciate all your feedback. Thank you for making Dolphin Cove part of your vacation.

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