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Dolphin Reef

#4 of 71 things to do in Eilat Features Animals
Southern Beach | POB 104 Eilat, Eilat 88100, Israel
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Wonderful day

Lot of shade, 100% necessary! Clean beach and good food service. Swimming among dolphins....simply... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Johannesburg, South Africa
via mobile
Had a great time with our family

During our stay in Eliot, we visited the Dolphin reef twice. The water was crystal clear and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Marty S
Missouri City, Texas
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Located on the shores of the Red Sea, this reef area gives visitors a chance to observe and swim with a group of bottlenose dolphins in their natural habitat.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“dolphin area” (13 reviews)
“small beach” (19 reviews)
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Southern Beach | POB 104 Eilat, Eilat 88100, Israel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lot of shade, 100% necessary! Clean beach and good food service. Swimming among dolphins....simply amazing. My 10 years old daughter was simply speechless. Younger kids can enjoy the floating platform and watch dolphins jumping above sea level.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During our stay in Eliot, we visited the Dolphin reef twice. The water was crystal clear and although crowded the second time, there are plenty of available chairs to make all visitors comfortable. The place is family friendly, but a little expensive to make repeated...More

Thank Marty S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The beach is organized and clean. It's an experience to see the dolphins and to dive with with them (in addition payment) the kids didn't want to go home.

Thank Rotem A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spend there great time, also my 4 years old son, while he saw the dolphins...great beach, we enjoyed!

Thank Beriloche
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Resembling a tropical paradise, this calm and beautiful place with the added magic of swimming with the dolphins should not be missed. The perfect getaway.

Thank Shelley Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The diving with the dolphins was an amazing experience for young teenagers,Attention to safety and rules with one on one supervision.Instructors were competent and professional.

1  Thank Eli R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A work of art. So beautiful. One of a kind. A true gem. There is nothing like this in the whole world. Thank you so much for this creation.

1  Thank Aviv b
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good and polite service, Didnt interrupt the seating, only asked what we want and they brought it. We sat at the bar and they had nice lightbulbs there.

Thank מורי ס
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can see dolphins right next to you. You can swim or dive with the (extra charge). We went to the beach there and swam close to them which was really exciting. The beach is great!!

1  Thank Smadar I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The area offers you an opportunity to see dolphins in their natural habitat. For extra fee you are able to swim and dive in the area they live. It doesn't necessarily mean they will come close to you, but it is still amazing experience. The...More

1  Thank Netanel K
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Sebastian Ariel B
4 May 2017|
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Response from Jonathan D | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes you will be able to see the dolphins when they come up to the surface in a area where they diving take places. The kids even touch them when they came up and since they are friendly they really come close to human... More
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2 April 2017|
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Response from mickknap | Reviewed this property |
Unsure of prices now, best go to there web page for updated information, but i am sure just snorkeling around the beach area is included with the entrance fee.
20 March 2017|
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Response from Orit Y | Reviewed this property |
You can watch the dolphins from very close (there bridge into the see). You can touch dolphins only if they sweem to youb (very rear)