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Dolphin Cove Cayman

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9A Garvin Road | Morgan's Harbor, West Bay KY1-1301, Grand Cayman
+1 866-393-5158
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It could have been an experience of a lifetime.....BUT

My family and I booked our experience with Disney Fantasy this August. There were three different... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Chad L
Hands on dolphin experience

We choose the mid level experience. We watched dolphins jump and gave then hand commands and petted... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
dickgreencem
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Dolphin Encounter Program: This program is specifically designed for young children, non- swimmers and those keen to get an up close encounter with a dolphin. Guests stand waist high in the water and interact with the dolphins. You will get to touch, kiss, dance, sing and learn all sorts of fascinating facts about your dolphin. The dolphins will also perform some high energy behaviors guaranteed to thrill and delight. No minimum age – however for safety reasons, young children must be accompanied by one adult per child. (Children under 11 years of age must be accompanied an adult). Dolphin Swim Program You will receive a life vest before getting into the deep water, where guests will get to interact, touch, kiss and enjoy an up close experience. You will get a thrill out of our famous belly rides, where you ride belly to belly with one of our amazing dolphins. At the end of your program, see your dolphins fly high in the air with their spectacular jumps. Minimum age 5 years or older and must be strong swimmers– however for safety reasons, young children must be accompanied by an adult. (Children under 11 years of age must be accompanied an adult).
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  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
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9A Garvin Road | Morgan's Harbor, West Bay KY1-1301, Grand Cayman
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+1 866-393-5158

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I booked our experience with Disney Fantasy this August. There were three different packages to choose from. The first being an observer (you sit in an area and watch the dolphins and people, the second was for a push/pull/swim encounter and the...More

2  Thank Chad L
DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Cove Cayman, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear visitor, We appreciate your visit to Dolphin Cove and especially for taking the time to tell us about your experience. We deeply regret that you felt our services were not as you expected, your comments are well received, taken into account and will be...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We choose the mid level experience. We watched dolphins jump and gave then hand commands and petted them. The dolphins pushed us on paddle boards. And we rode on dolphins belly to belly. It was an educational and very involved up close and personal hour...More

Thank dickgreencem
DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Cove Cayman, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear traveler, We really appreciate you have taken the time to share your experience with us, it has been great to realize that you and your family enjoyed the dolphins activity and your day was plenty of memorable moments. At Dolphin Discovery we thank you...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017

We booked this online about 2 weeks prior to our arrival in GC (great coupon offer on-line at that time). It was a TON of people set in different groups but seemed well organized. Neat opportunity to engage with the dolphin. Staff in the gift...More

Thank cnesselrodt
DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Cove Cayman, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Dear traveler, We appreciate your visit to Dolphin Cove Cayman and especially for having the time to tell us about your experience. We are pleased to know that swimming with dolphins and interact with them has been an amazing experience and that our service was...More

Reviewed 28 July 2017

My wife and I traveled here with our 4 yo daughter and 8 yo son. Both have the ability to anxious, but were very excited about swimming with the dolphins and it went great. The staff and trainers made sure everyone was familiar with the...More

Thank Cliffobiv
DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Cove Cayman, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Dear traveler, Many thanks for your visit and especially for having the time to tell us about your experience. We are pleased to know that swimming with dolphins and interact with them has been an amazing experience and that our service was as expected. Our...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017

Da wife, da 20 yr old boy and I (infinitely older) stopped in after a afternoon at the Turtle Centre. We didn’t pay to swim with the dolphin but they let us in to sit by the large pool and watch. The trainers seemed to...More

Thank UsuallyNotGrumpy
DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Cove Cayman, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Dear user, We would like to thank you for sharing your experience with us at Dolphin Cove Cayman. We are very happy that you enjoyed your day watching these wonderful creatures. We really appreciate your opinion and we looking forward to welcome you soon. Best...More

Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We coupled this with Stingray City which made for an excellent day. It was great fun and the dolphins appeared to be happy which was something that concerned me. There was loads of opportunity to swim, touch and have photos taken. The photography costs were...More

Thank NakiGingham
DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Cove Cayman, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Dear user, We would like to thank you for sharing your experience with us at Dolphin Cove Cayman. We are very happy that you enjoyed your day and that the dolphin experience as well as the stingray city were amazing, they are wonderful creatures! We...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

My daughter and niece has always wanted to swim with dolphins. The assistant was great for the presentation and directions. A photographer is onsite to take pictures, so at the end all the pictures came to a total of $150.00 , and they are on...More

Thank Trilissia B
DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Cove Cayman, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Dear traveler, We appreciate your visit to Dolphin Cove Cayman and especially for having the time to tell us about your experience. We are pleased to know that swimming with dolphins and interact with them has been an amazing experience. We hope to have the...More

Reviewed 2 July 2017

We had a family of 8 booked for this Carnival Breeze excursion. And what a great time we had. Swimming, dancing, and petting our Dolphin Copernico was fantastic and we all really enjoyed the whole outing. The problem came when trying to buy pictures for...More

Thank SamDP
DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Cove Cayman, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Dear traveler, Many thanks for your visit and especially for having the time to tell us about your experience. We are pleased to know that swimming with dolphins and interact with them has been an amazing experience and that our service was as expected. Our...More

Reviewed 27 June 2017

I'm 55 years old and have been waiting just about that long to experience time with dolphins. I was fortunate enough to get in Annie's group with Luna (the dolphin). Annie was fabulous. I told Annie I had waited 55 years for this experience. She...More

Thank Stella O
DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Cove Cayman, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Dear user, We appreciate your visit to Dolphin Cove Cayman and especially for having the time to tell us about your experience. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed the full dolphin experience and your day was plenty of memorable moments. Our team is...More

Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

I would Never Recommend this experience. It's not meant for families. They deliberately try to take advantage of larger groups. I will post on all travel media via the internet of my complete experience. Short story great price to visit unfortunately for a family of...More

3  Thank TheGillanNavi
DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Cove Cayman, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Dear visitor, We appreciate your visit to Dolphin Cove Cayman. We deeply regret that you felt our services were not as you expected, we thank you for your preference in selecting our facility and also for the sharing of your feedback on TripAdvisor. We will...More

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Kindcactus
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Response from Richard_from_Utah | Reviewed this property |
I am not aware of any weight limit for the part we did. You do have to be able to get up and down from sitting to standing positions several times on the dock and must be able to swim if you choose the part where you go out... More
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Response from OliverQueen11 | Reviewed this property |
No we only purchased the cd. If you call they will email the pictures to you! One person in our group broke the cd and called and they had no problem sending them over. Sorry that this happened to you!
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