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Address: 1 Carr. A, Lucea, Jamaica
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+1 866-393-5158
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In a natural lagoon, set in the warm waters of the Caribbean Sea,...

In a natural lagoon, set in the warm waters of the Caribbean Sea, surrounded by the lush beauty of Jamaica's flora, Humans, Dolphins, and sharks become friends at Jamaica's # 1 attraction, Dolphin Cove. We offer snorkelling with stingrays, a jungle trek, Tropical birds at our own aviary and many more things to help you enjoy your entire day.

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Awesome but take your credit cards !!

My wife has always wanted to swim with dolphins and I was quite surprised that this excursion wasn't too expensive. The guides were awesome and very knowledgeable and we had an... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
PhilBennison
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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Burlington, Canada
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48 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have looked at several other locations outside of Jamaica, and by far this is the place to swim with dolphins!!! The price is great and the experience wonderful. Double check your reservation before you leave the hotel. We did the ultimate experience and it was 100% worth it. We started with the stingrays and stopped and had a fresh... More 

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Thank jlpn66
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Absolutely breathtaking,very expensive but a once in a lifetime dream.the trainers are so skilled and the dolphins are very happy and pleased to be with you,

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Thank Carey W
Morecambe, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic trip to Dolphin Cove which is only 5 minutes from Grand Palladium. Very knowledgable staff who know each dolphin and can tell you everything you want to know about these wonderful creatures. The dolphin our group were swimming with was called Wendy, she is 7 years old and is extremely well trained. Great trip although the photos are extremely... More 

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Vestal, New York
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44 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked through Sandals. Told to be ready for pickup at the hotel at 9:20. We double checked an hour prior and Dolphin Cove had no record of it even though we had confirmation in writing. Finally after 11:30 we were picked up meaning we arrived after noon. Manager said just go ahead and see the show and he would arrange... More 

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Thank dwmapes
DolphinDiscovery, Comunity Manager at Dolphin Cove, responded to this review

Dear Traveler, Many thanks for contacting us on reference to your experience at Dolphin Cove. We really regret that you have not totally enjoyed the day as you described, for us it's very important our client's full satisfaction, be assured that your review will be passed to the proper areas in order we can improve our services. Best regards! More 

New York City, New York
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5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love dolphins. I have always been able to watch these beautiful, intelligent animals perform tricks from afar, but I have never been able to hug, kiss, and swim with one! :D The wait wasn't too long. The dolphin trainer takes you in groups of about 10 people. This site was beautiful as you can tell from my pictures. The... More 

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Thank Kristen K
DolphinDiscovery, Comunity Manager at Dolphin Cove, responded to this review

Dear Traveler Dolphin Cove staff thank you very much for your visit and especially for sharing with us your comments. We are happy to know that your experience was great and have a lot of memorable moments. We look forward to see you once again in the near future. Warmest regards! More 

Waukesha, Wisconsin, United States
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had planned on doing the ultimate dolphin encounter and was not disappointed. The staff are wonderful, funny and informative. I was in the water with a dozen other people, all pleasant and having a great time. I am not a swimmer, so the life vest are great. You do have to swim out a ways out to be able... More 

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DolphinDiscovery, Comunity Manager at Dolphin Cove, responded to this review

Dear Traveler The team at Dolphin Cove thank you for your visit and especially for sharing with us your comments. We are happy to know that your experience was plenty of memorable moments and our staff was useful and you feel attended properly by them, for us it's very important to offer high quality services in order to make this... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked online for the Royal swim and shark encounter. They told us it would be 30 minute ride. Our shark excursion started at 1030 so when they picked us up at 10 we were a little surprised to be getting there late but the driver said it would be fine and we would make it for both our excursions.... More 

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DolphinDiscovery, Comunity Manager at Dolphin Cove, responded to this review

Dear user, Many thanks for taking the time to share with us your experience at Dolphin Cove. For Dolphin Discovery our client's satisfaction is our first goal, it is pleasant to know that you enjoyed the dolphins activity, on the other hand please be assured your comments will be pass to the right persons in order to improve our services.... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did the swim with dolphins experience with our 5 and 6 year old kids and we all loved it. It's very special to see these beautiful creatures up close. My kids were not afraid, surprisingly, and we enjoyed our day. It's not cheap, but worth the experience once in your life. Unfortunately, we left quite bitter....They don't allow you... More 

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DolphinDiscovery, Comunity Manager at Dolphin Cove, responded to this review

Dear Julie, At Dolphin Cove we regret to know that your experience was not completely as expected because of the photo service, your opinion is very important for us as it helps us to improve the quality of our services. Please be kindly informed that your comments will be shared with the correspondent área, nevertheless it worth to mention that... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recently traveled to Jamaica and did the dolphin swim though that was a great experience but the photographer and the shopping store is a rip off I paid $80 for my photos though I told the photographer to send the photos to my email he said "he doesn't do that only on CD" I left it alone took the... More 

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DolphinDiscovery, Comunity Manager at Dolphin Cove, responded to this review

Dear user We would like to thank you for taking the time to share with us your experience. We really regret that the photo service didn't fulfill your expectations, we will contact you shortly in order to do the proper follow up to your case. Warmest regards! More 

Brighton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife has always wanted to swim with dolphins and I was quite surprised that this excursion wasn't too expensive. The guides were awesome and very knowledgeable and we had an amazing time. Downside was that you couldn't take your cameras as there was a photographer with us for the whole experience however quite shocked to be charged $70 per... More 

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