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Dolpins Melka Excelsior

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Owner should be in jail!!!

Absolutely terrible place!!! There is a small pool with green water, and they keeping dolphins... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2016
Kris A
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Horrible place

I went here because i had a client over from Holland with Autism and his dream was to swim with... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2015
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25 Apr 2016
“Owner should be in jail!!!”
23 Jul 2015
“Horrible place”
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Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Absolutely terrible place!!! There is a small pool with green water, and they keeping dolphins in!!!! All my friends been crying after we saw the animals in so bad condition.!!!! All they want is your money for buying and killing next animals!!! Apart this my...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Kris A
Reviewed 24 July 2015

I went here because i had a client over from Holland with Autism and his dream was to swim with dolphins. I would never visit that place if it wasn't for him. But everything was horrible. I believe that dolphins need to be free... My...More

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank Kimkortekaas
Reviewed 15 July 2015

This kind of attractions with animals in horrendous circumstances (no natural environment-too small chlorinated pools-too small sea pens and being touched by humans all the time) should be banned immediately. This kind of animal torture started with the opening of the Melka Excelsior resort in...More

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank Joan K
Reviewed 8 July 2015

These poor creatures should be out in the ocean, free to swim with their own and not cooped up in a tiny man made pool. Please, please do not pay any money to keep this happening. It is so, so wrong in this day and...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Linda S
Reviewed 19 January 2015

We did the dolphin swim and this time it was so much more organised than 7 years ago. I really enjoyed it. We got to hold onto the fins of two dolphins and they pulled us around the pool. We got to pat and kiss...More

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank Jane T
Reviewed 16 January 2015

dear Dolphin-lovers, please reconsider booking a swim-with-dolphin-pogram when you know where they come from (Taiji, Japan) and that they do not belong in captivity for therapeutical reasons nor in small tanks.

Date of experience: October 2014
2  Thank Jenny S
Reviewed 4 January 2015 via mobile

Simply great!! Dolphins and swimming with them is a true positive therapy! The rest of the hotel is like a zoo. Wouldn't spent my holidays there, but if you want to go just for the Dolphins then it is a great place to spent a...More

Thank Sander R
Reviewed 25 October 2014

Wow how cool to be in a privTe pool with two dolphins for a one on one experience. Staff were great hook over 100 photos for us. Some of the other wildlife was a bit sad but they needed rescuing so they've done the right...More

Date of experience: November 2013
Thank 649emma
Reviewed 1 July 2013 via mobile

As for the rest of the wildlife in the park, they were kept in very dirty, smelly, small concrete enclosures. Most looked sick and very unhappy....it was disgusting and I would never want to stay in the hotel looking at timid poor sad animals from...More

Date of experience: July 2013
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