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Address: Northwest Road, West Bay KY1-1300, Grand Cayman
Phone Number: +1 998-193-3360
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Dolphin Discovery Grand Cayman invites our guests to have the experience of...

Dolphin Discovery Grand Cayman invites our guests to have the experience of a lifetime swimming with dolphins in paradise! Our Grand Cayman dolphinarium offers family-friendly programs for all ages, a Caribbean adventure you will never forget.

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US$27.00*
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Grand Cayman Dolphin Encounter

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I was really looking forward to this as It's been on my bucket list for years. I wasn't disappointed and enjoyed the interaction. The criticism I would have is that I felt it was... read more

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4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Southport, United Kingdom
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Southport, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I was really looking forward to this as It's been on my bucket list for years. I wasn't disappointed and enjoyed the interaction. The criticism I would have is that I felt it was more about posing to take pictures with them to sell you afterwards than actually interacting with the dolphin. Still enjoyed it through

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Sun City, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Trainers were very knowledgeable and fun. Dolphins were adorable. Only complaint was to many pictures were taken and extremely expensive to buy. Would recommend.

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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery Grand Cayman, responded to this review

Dear Debbie Thank you for visiting Dolphin Discovery! We are glad to know that your experience with the dolphins was amazing, to interact with these lovely creatures is an unforgettable lifetime experience. At Dolphin Discovery we look forward to welcome you again in a near future. Best Regards More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This was certainly a bucket list event for most of us. It was hands down one of the highlights of our cruise. The staff was friendly and knowledgeable. Facility was overall clean. But when it came to looking at our pictures the experience was definitely tainted. It was highway robbery charging $38 dollars per picture. Since we had to keep... More 

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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery Grand Cayman, responded to this review

Dear Traveler At Dolphin Discovery we feel happy to know that you guys have made your dream come true. Absolutely a beautiful lifetime experience!! The interaction with these amazing creatures is a perfect way to know more about them in their environment and raise awareness of the importance of animal care. On the other side we regret to know that... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Had a great time swimming with the dolphins. We got a breif course on their sign language. Then had them do a few tricks. Next we got to hold their fins safely, and let them pull us. We also got to use kickboards, and let them push us. It was real fast, like water skiing. Had a blast, and got... More 

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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery Grand Cayman, responded to this review

Dear Melissa At Dolphin Discovery we appreciate your visit and especially for sharing with us your experience. We are glad to know that your experience was amazing and you had a lot of fun interacting with the dolphins. We are sure that it has been a beautiful lifetime experience. The team at Dolphin Discovery looks forward to see you again.... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My child and I were very happy with our experience here! The staff was professional and courteous. The dolphins seem well-trained and happy. The scenery was beautiful. The 'dolphin kiss' photo came out perfect! Would highly recommend.

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Thank KreyolQueen
DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery Grand Cayman, responded to this review

Dear Traveler At Dolphin Discovery we feel happy to know that you and your boy had a wonderful time swimming with the dolphin, we are sure that for both of you has been a marvelous lifetime experience. It is great that you got a perfect photo to share with your loved ones. The team at Dolphin Discovery hopes to see... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a amazing time with Emil who where funny, at good teacher and a warm person. He had a very good connection with the dolphin Al. Thanks to Christopher for good pictures. I bought them all. I reccomend this place strongly because of the good service from the staff. And the place its self was so nice and clean.

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Thank Atle B
DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery Grand Cayman, responded to this review

Dear Traveler Dolphin Discovery appreciates your visit and especially for sharing with us your experience. We are glad to know that you had a wonderful time interacting with Al, we are sure that it has been a nice lifetime experience. As well, we appreciate your comments about Emil and Christopher for them is a pleasure to create great moments to... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had fun doing the dolphin push pull experience and other interactions with these great mammals. As others have noted the pictures are expensive but they will drop the prices if you negotiate with them. Our package was dropped from $200 to $150 with a little effort. Get together with another family or couple and negotiate as a group.

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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery Grand Cayman, responded to this review

Dear Traveler Thank you for sharing with us your experience at Dolphin Discovery. It is good to know that you have experienced amazing moments with the dolphins, these animals are so friendly and smart that make the experience worth. At Dolphin Discovery we hope to see you again soon. Best Regards More 

Massachusetts, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We didn't book an encounter but we're able to watch others with no admission fee. We were quite close to the action and it was amazing to watch these beautiful creatures. Worth a quick stop in...from the looks of it it will be very much worth booking an encounter on our next visit to the island!

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Thank Jennvm
DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery Grand Cayman, responded to this review

Dear Jenny Dolphin Discovery appreciates your visit and feels happy to know that you had a great moment watching the dolphins playing around. We would love to see you in a near future to enjoy one of the swim programs with these amazing creatures, you will love it! Best Regards More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The whole experience is for the benefit of them taking your pictures to sell to you at very expensive prices. No cameras aloud. Then they charge you $35 per person in the photo. A bunch of us got mad about the pricing & left without any pictures. For the price of the excursion, they should GIVE you a photo. A... More 

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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery Grand Cayman, responded to this review

Dear Traveler On behalf of Dolphin Discovery we thank you for your visit. We regret to know that the photo service did not fulfilled your expectations, your opinion will be shared with the correspondent area, nevertheless it worth to mention that our photo prices are based on the local area. At Dolphin Discovery we valued your comments as they help... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had such a great time ! The interaction was incredible even though the swimming part is a little hectic it was a blast holding onto that boogie board was a task but we had a great laugh

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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery Grand Cayman, responded to this review

Dear Analicia Thank you for visiting Dolphin Discovery, we are glad to know that you had a great time swimming and interacting with the dolphins. At Dolphin Discovery we look forward to see you again in a near future. Best Regards More 

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