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Discovery Cove

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6000 Discovery Cove Way, Orlando, FL 32821-6000
+1 407-513-4600
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Discovery Cove is a one-of-a kind experience where you can interact with bottlenose dolphins, feed tropical birds, play inches from a family of otters and even walk on the Grand Reef floor-all in one day. Between adventures, recharge with unlimited island fare and refreshments. With this all-inclusive experience your family can unwind, explore, learn, and create memories that will last a lifetime.
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“dolphin swim” (3,076 reviews)
“dolphin experience” (1,108 reviews)
“grand reef” (911 reviews)
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6000 Discovery Cove Way, Orlando, FL 32821-6000
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

Absolutely fantastic - snorkelling among lovely tropical fish including stingrays ...and sharks. However what stole the show was the dolphin experience. We simply loved it!

Thank Soph J
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

This is a great break from the hustle and bustle of the other parks as only a limited number of people are allowed in each day. The obvious high-light is swimming with dolphins (if you've booked it). The Grand Reef is an incredible place, letting...More

Thank TheWalkersDerbyshire
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

Really a fun experience, so so expensive through! All you can eat and drink, and all of the amazing animals and areas make for a great day! Get there early! Bring your own waterproof camera for the areas other than the dolphins, photos are horrendously...More

Thank Brittany B
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

This exceeded my expectations and worth every penny. Yes the cost is initially traumatizing. But, after all we did and all it came with, I walked away feeling good about it. The only con I have for the whole experience is the photo package with...More

Thank dicostanzot
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

I know this is an expensive attraction but it is worth every penny! I don't have enough words to express how fun of an event this was for our entire family. We have a family of five and we went with my in-laws and other...More

Thank Dawn S
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

This is a must do for any visitors, we had an amazing day, the dolphin swim was great, the reef swimming was good, the food throughout out the day excellent, 3 of our group need glasses/contact lenses so to be able to use prescription masks...More

Thank sallyd59
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

Great experience and very economical when it includes passes for Sea World and Aquatica. Sign up for Dolphin Swim and Under Water Walk.

Thank Edgar B
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

Visited for nephews 12th birthday. I'm a non swimmer and some areas were a bit scary and deep. The dolphin swim for those who did it looked great, the family thoroughly enjoyed that. Lovely food and the band there sang happy birthday which was great....More

Thank heather c
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

There is nothing to dislike at discovery cove. It never seems crowded as the guest numbers are limited. The food is delicious. Everything is perfect and it's like being in paradise for a day. Sea adventure is a must

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Reviewed 1 September 2015

This is truly an amazing place. A paradise in the centre of a city. So much thought has gone into it. The staff are friendly and professional. Breakfast & lunch is included in the price. The surroundings are breathtaking. Swimming with dolphins is an emotional...More

Thank mjhan01
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hrtnurse24
20 February 2018|
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Response from Jeff A | Property representative |
Greetings from Discovery Cove- You passes to SeaWorld and Aquatica are for unlimited admissions to both parks for 14 days surrounding your Discovery Cove visit. Your day at Discovery Cove does not count towards your 14... More
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3TravelingDo10s
20 February 2018|
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Response from Jeff A | Property representative |
Greetings from Discovery Cove- We open our doors at 7:15 and swims are assigned on a first come first serve basis. One bit of advice I will offer is to arrive early and make the most of your day. Swims typically start... More
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Brandie C
16 February 2018|
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Greetings from Discovery Cove- Outside flotations vests are allowed only if they state US Coast Guard approved. That being said we do have infant life vests for use and we have more than enough to go around. See you in... More
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