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Moorea Dolphin Center

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| Intercontinental Moorea Resort & Spa, French Polynesia
+689 40 55 19 48
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A great experience for the whole family

We wanted our children (ages 9 and 11) to get up close to these amazing animals and the experience... read more

Reviewed yesterday
J G
Not what I hoped for

We went to the Moorea Dolphin Center as a ship excursion (Seabourn). Our group walked from the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
FrogDogGirl
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| Intercontinental Moorea Resort & Spa, French Polynesia
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Reviewed yesterday

We wanted our children (ages 9 and 11) to get up close to these amazing animals and the experience we got did not disappoint. The guide is very knowledgeable, with a great personality and the willingness for everyone to be comfortable while at the same...More

Thank J G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the Moorea Dolphin Center as a ship excursion (Seabourn). Our group walked from the front of the resort to the Dolphin center and were then told we needed to wait because "2 of our group" were not there. After 20 minutes of...More

Thank FrogDogGirl
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

My wife and I stayed at the Intercontinental Resort in Moorea who have the Dolphin Center on site. This has been running here for the last 20 plus years and the centre is about the preservation of the wildlife including dolphins. There are 3 resident...More

Thank RegNZ
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

No animal should be exploited for money! Only metres from freedom in the ocean where they belong. Shame on you Intercontinental resort & spa!

Thank Emily G
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Reviewed 2 December 2017

We had an amazing experience. We did the package with the least involvement as we had a preteen, but it made a memory for a lifetime. We felt the staff was highly educated and very professional with the care of these dolphins. They truly understand...More

Thank bentley2016
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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Cannot recommend this place enough. We had the honour of meeting two dolphins Hina and Lokahi and had the chance to kiss and play with them. Our instructor was very experienced and generous, giving us extra time. It didn't feel rushed and it was our...More

Thank A N
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Amazing dolphin experience. Brilliantly trained Handlers were true lovers of their dolphins and everyone at the center were truly caring for the dolphin and lovely to us.

Thank SRQb
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

It certainly is a magical experience swimming with the dolphins, absolutely loved it. Didn't love the cost of the photo/video packages on offer, very expensive, it's acceptable that the experience is expensive, but come on the photos in this digital age!

Thank PommeandKiwi
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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

We did the dolphin encounter and was such an amazing experience. There was three rides and also we got to interact with the dolphins. It was truly a memorable experience. It was pricy though, it was able $500 usd for two people. Nevertheless, it’s worth...More

Thank itsxjackie
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

We had a great time with the Dolphins. It really is a lifetime experience and enjoyed every minute of it. The center is good and the people there make you feel very welcome. Just the price is very expensive.

Thank Carlos J
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Goodness4you
6 December 2016|
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Response from Suki1966 | Reviewed this property |
Nope.
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Barbara W
5 July 2016|
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Response from Lycia M | Reviewed this property |
I cannot answer that question. Our daughter was too young for that experience. However, I would recommend giving them a call. They are very friendly and speak both French and English.
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