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Dolphin Academy Curacao

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Bapor Kibra z/n, Willemstad AN5999, Curacao
+599 9 465 8900
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HIghlight of our vacation!!!

We had the opportunity to participate in the dolphin snorkel program which was absolutely fabulous... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2012
debbyrr
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Florida
Swimming with dolphins

It was just an amazing axperience. My husband and I were swimming with 2 nice dolphins. The... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2012
AnastasiaTravel
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Saint.-Petersburg, Russia
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Dolphin Academy offers fun and educational intimate experiences, like a Dolphin Encounter, a Dolphin Swim, a Dolphin Snorkel with Coastal Bottlenose Dolphins in a natural saltwater lagoon and the open sea. Different programs and courses available for all ages.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Bapor Kibra z/n, Willemstad AN5999, Curacao
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Reviewed 8 October 2012

We had the opportunity to participate in the dolphin snorkel program which was absolutely fabulous! I was so excited when we found out our group was going to snorkel with three females and their babies. It was the experience of a lifetime and one that...More

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Dolphin_Academy, Guest Relations Manager at Dolphin Academy Curacao, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2012

Many thanks for this review. We can still feel the joy while reading it. Dolphin Academy Team

Reviewed 8 October 2012

It was just an amazing axperience. My husband and I were swimming with 2 nice dolphins. The trainers gave us instructions on how to communicate with dolphins and the dolphins were singing, dansing and kissing us according to several gestures that we were taught. Highly...More

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Dolphin_Academy, Guest Relations Manager at Dolphin Academy Curacao, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2012

спасибо for the review! Dolphin Academy Team

Reviewed 7 October 2012

My friend & I had a terrific time snuggling w/the dolphins on our spring vacation...ours was a 6-year old named Romeo. There was adequate information sharing by the trainers prior to meeting our dolphin. My only regret was we didn't swim with the dolphins but...More

Thank tudazwoman91
Dolphin_Academy, Guest Relations Manager at Dolphin Academy Curacao, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2012

Glad to read you enjoyed the Dolphin Encounter. Thanks for the review and now you must definitely come back to do the Dolphin Swim. Dolphin Academy Team

Reviewed 6 October 2012

First of all...watch out for the timeshare salesmen! The run up on you as soon as you pull up to the aquarium. The dolphin show was ok...sea world is 10 times better. Not sure how nicely they treat the animals. While i was there i...More

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Dolphin_Academy, Guest Relations Manager at Dolphin Academy Curacao, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2012

Thank you for the review and honesty. The situation with the timeshare salesmen changed, as we found this unpleasant for our guests as well. The rest we will take into consideration and pass the information to the Sea Aquarium management. Dolphin Academy Team

Reviewed 6 October 2012

very nice experience. Must see place, only lacks maintainance. especially the aquariums. The prices to play or kiss a dolphin however are too high

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Dolphin_Academy, Guest Relations Manager at Dolphin Academy Curacao, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2012

Thank you for the review. The Sea Aquarium is being renewed little by little. Dolphin Academy Team

Reviewed 5 October 2012 via mobile

Did an encounter with my 7 yr old daughter and my 10 yr old did a dolphin swim. In both cases the kids had the experience of a lifetime. Both experiences are not cheap however the smiles and feedback from my kids make it a...More

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Dolphin_Academy, Guest Relations Manager at Dolphin Academy Curacao, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2012

Thank you for the review. We're glad you and your kids enjoyed the Dolphin Encounter and Dolphin Swim. Hopefully they also learned a little bit more about the dolphins as well. Dolphin Academy Team

Reviewed 1 October 2012

Be sure to make your reservations to do this before you get to the island. We went in the Fall, so it wasn't so busy, but it was still a full group. If you stay at the Royal Sea Aquarium Resort, admittance to the aquarium...More

Thank Janie4359
Dolphin_Academy, Guest Relations Manager at Dolphin Academy Curacao, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2012

Thank you for the review. Just to complete the information, your observers are allowed to take close pictures while you're swimming with the dolphins. We will be waiting for your next visit! Dolphin Academy Team

Reviewed 30 September 2012

We did the 'snorkel with Dolphins' experience at Dolphin Academy and it was awesome. The whole experience is well organized and very professional. We first were briefed by one of the dolphin trainers what to and not to do, once in the water. The changing...More

Thank MauritsHabraken
Dolphin_Academy, Guest Relations Manager at Dolphin Academy Curacao, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2012

Thank you for the review. Really nice to read that you enjoyed your Dolphin Snorkel. And YES it's true, we take our dolphins to the open ocean :) Dolphin Academy Team

Reviewed 24 September 2012

Snorkeled with the dolphins, got a picture of dolphin kissing me, took a ride to the surface hanging on to 2 dolphins' fins!

Thank furiousrose38
Dolphin_Academy, Guest Relations Manager at Dolphin Academy Curacao, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2012

Thanks for the review. Hopefully we'll see you back soon! Dolphin Academy Team

Reviewed 8 September 2012

Book the dolphin free dive. Our daughter got much more one on one time with the dolphins. She also did dolphin swim but was paired with an older couple and she couldn't keep up so the dolphin stayed with them.

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Dolphin_Academy, Guest Relations Manager at Dolphin Academy Curacao, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2012

Thanks for the review. We're glad your daughter enjoyed the Freedive. Dolphin Academy Team

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GarlickL
26 July 2017|
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Response from grekar | Reviewed this property |
It will take some time to go off the ship. Would recommend to take the 2 pm time depending on the time to go back on the ship. It is not far away. Would say if there is no traffic, it will take 15 minutes with a taxi.
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alli2423
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Response from Kristi R | Reviewed this property |
Hi. We didnt book anything before. We just went there and bought tickets.
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diyqu33n
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Response from Nolly N | Reviewed this property |
Hi!, It is near to the port, around 10-15 minutes by taxi or 30 minutes walking, it is easy to go there, every local can show you the way. There is different kind of activities to do with dolphins in a small space.
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