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Dolphin Discovery Isla Mujeres

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Address: Camino Sac Bajo Lote 26 | Fraccionamiento Paraíso Laguna Mar, Isla Mujeres 77400, Mexico
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+52 866 393 5158
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Dolphin Discovery Isla Mujeres invites you to live the dream of swimming...

Dolphin Discovery Isla Mujeres invites you to live the dream of swimming with dolphins, manatees and sea lions in paradise! Located just a short ferry trip from Cancun, Dolphin Discovery Isla Mujeres brings you the chance to interact with our family of marine mammals in a natural ocean environment. We have programs for all ages, family-friendly experiences that you will never forget!

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Such a lovely place, amazing day. Be aware of the prices of the photographs it is disgraceful

Had a brilliant day swimming with sea lions,manatees, Dolphins , nurse sharks and stingrays. The island is beautiful. We had upgraded to top package and all your food and drink is... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 September 2015
Leanne N
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2015

We booked this through our Virgin Rep, and did the Virgin Ahoy exclusive package. They picked us up very early and it was a bit of a long journey to the Catamaran once we'd picked up the other guests. However, the early start was well worth it, the boat trip to the Island was really nice, hot but not unbearable... More 

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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery Isla Mujeres, responded to this review

Dear Bluejuandangoe, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit at Dolphin Discovery Isla Mujeres. It sounds like you had a very interesting visit. The comments of all our valued guests are big opportunities to improve our services and facilities, we appreciate for taking the time to share your opinion. We hope to see you back here... More 

Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2015

WOW WOW WOW WOW!!!!!! Everything about our excursion to Dolphin Discovery was so amazing. The Ferry took a while but was great fun, the park itself was in a stunning location. The sea here is turquoise!!! The dolphins are just amazing. The trainer gave a really good experience. We Had 2 dolphins called America and Picasso and they didn't disappoint.... More 

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Tlaxcala, Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015

The dolphin part was ok, you get to pet them and take some nice pictures. The part I didn't like was the amount of time "wasted" in the whole process. We bought a tour that included swimming with dolphins and the entry to Playa Garrafón. The boat ride started at 9am, we had some coffee and arrived at Dolphin Discovery... More 

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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery Isla Mujeres, responded to this review

Dear Client, Thank you for share your recent experience at Dolphin Discovery Isla Mujeres, although this was not as pleasant as you’d hope. Please accept my sincere apologies for the time you had to wait until you took the activity. However, I would like to explain that all our clients can make different activities meanwhile wait for their turn. I... More 

London, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2015

We took our daughter to swim and ride with the dolphins for her birthday and it was definitely worth it. She had fun while we had fun at the buffet, the food are great, and the unlimited drinks is well worth what you paid for. We went snorkelling and had so much fun took.

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SeaTac, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2015

The dolphin interaction would have been fine if it weren't for the fact that EVERY interaction was a photo op designed to make money. Personal cameras are not allowed, so participants are continually asked to 'pose' with the dolphins and a staff photographer snaps a picture (about twenty per person) and then the company sells poorly printed 5 X 7... More 

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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery Isla Mujeres, responded to this review

Dear travelerg173, Thank you for the time you have taken to share your experience with us. I regret to read that we did not meet your expectations at all. Please be so kind to send an email to photomemories@dolphindiscovery.com with your name (or name if there was more than 1 person on the photos) date, time and type of encounter... More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

Had a brilliant day swimming with sea lions,manatees, Dolphins , nurse sharks and stingrays. The island is beautiful. We had upgraded to top package and all your food and drink is included and it was nice food too. My only negative comment is the price of the photographs is an absolute disgrace, when you have paid so much money to... More 

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1 Thank Leanne N
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015

My boyfriend and I visited Isla Mujeres last week and it was a BEAUTIFUL place, definitely worth the day trip from Cancun. We were really excited to swim with the Dolphins and booked the trip through our resorts "travel agency" Sol Ha. We were offered what we thought was a great deal, a 2 for 1 package on swimming with... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

We took a snorkeling tour and our captain thought we would be delighted to slowly drive by the Dolphin Discovery. Instead we were sickened by the sight of dolphins living in a fenced in area and forced to perform abnormal behaviors such as hand/flipper shakes over and over. The fenced area was lined with many groups of participants, probably 10... More 

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Stamford, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

Wonderful Amazing Experience. The only negative I have is the boats that drive by cause huge rifts which makes it extremely hard to stand in the water on the metal grates.

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Kitchener, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2015

Seriously, if you can pay the extra fee for swimming with the dolphins, it is a great experience. You truly can feel how intelligent these creatures are. The kids will love it! My mom and I were lifted out of the water by two dolphins and it was so much fun! I can't believe how well coordinated they are! Well... More 

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