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Gulf World Marine Park

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15412 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-2502
+1 850-234-5271
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“dolphin show”(427 reviews)
“sea lions”(121 reviews)
“royal swim”(47 reviews)
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Our daily shows featuring Dolphins, Sea Lions, Reptiles, Tropical Birds and other furry animals will amaze you. Pay one price and see all the shows and explore our indoor and outdoor tropical gardens showcasing penguins, sea turtles, alligators and...more
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 16:30
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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15412 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-2502
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+1 850-234-5271
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"dolphin show"
in 427 reviews
"sea lions"
in 121 reviews
"royal swim"
in 47 reviews
"swim with the dolphins"
in 143 reviews
"exotic birds"
in 29 reviews
"meet and greet"
in 25 reviews
"animal shows"
in 27 reviews
"dolphin experience"
in 28 reviews
"bucket list"
in 27 reviews
"little pricey"
in 39 reviews
"rainy day"
in 53 reviews
"well worth the money"
in 43 reviews
"whole family"
in 52 reviews
"great family fun"
in 24 reviews
"panama city"
in 36 reviews
"fish"
in 47 reviews
"trainers"
in 331 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday

The people here are very knowledgeable! They care about their animals. Great place for kids to learn. Good price for the area!More

Thank 782bettyw
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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Gulf World Marine Park, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear user, We would like to thank you for your visit and especially for taking the time to share with us your experience at Gulf World Marine Park, it has been great to read that you and your family enjoyed our different educational presentations and...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was not alot of animals and it was no one hardly there. We did not enjoy ourself at all. I feel like I wasted $77 for me, my 2 year old,6 year old, and bf.More

Thank LaPorshe N
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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Gulf World Marine Park, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear traveler, We appreciate your visit to Gulf World Marine Park and especially for having the time to tell us about your experience. We are very sorry to hear that our facility didn't fulfill your expectations, all your comments are well received, taken into account...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

My family visited Gulf World on May 9. All 5 of us did the dolphin swim adventure. While it was rather pricey ($800), it was a neat experience. However, it seemed like more of a photo shoot to sell pictures. We wanted to interact with...More

Thank Cindy H
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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Gulf World Marine Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear traveler, Many thanks for taking the time to share your experience with us, we are pleased to know that you enjoyed the dolphin experience and passed a nice time. We really appreciate your comments , listening to our visitors helps us to improve our...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a great place to visit while you’re in PCB! My 3 year old kid had a blast watching the whales, sharks and many more animals that were there. You could also take pictures with dolphins and swim with them. Great place to take...More

Thank Esteban V
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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Gulf World Marine Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear traveler, Many thanks for taking the time to share your experience with us, it has been great to read that you enjoyed our attractions and you passed a nice time. We really appreciate your comments, listening to our visitors helps us to improve our...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked a dolphin encounter for my granddaughter and a dolphin swim adventure for my grandson. I have to say that was one of the best things I have ever done for them. The looks on their faces was priceless. I highly recommend it for...More

Thank ohleander2018
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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Gulf World Marine Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear traveler, Many thanks for taking the time to share your experience with us, it has been great to read that the dolphins activities exceed your grand kid's expectations and you had a memorable day. The interaction with these magnificent mammals is one of the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

MOST AMAZING EXPERIENCE OF MY LIFE!!!! Maddie the trainer is the B O M B!!! She’s very intelligent and Sandy is AMAZING!!! So strong and fast!!!More

Thank diehardcherfan06
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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Gulf World Marine Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear traveler, We would like to thank you for your preference and for taking the time to share how was your experience at Gulf World Marine Park. We are pleased to know that swimming with dolphins and interact with them has been an amazing experience....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I visited during our trip to PCB. We have always wanted to encounter dolphins but the prices are always to much. Gulf world supports first responders which was a huge plus to us, my husband is an officer. Their prices are very...More

Thank Tiffany R
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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Gulf World Marine Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear user, We would like to thank you for your visit and especially for taking the time to share with us your experience at Gulf World Marine Park, it has been great to read that you and your husband enjoyed our dolphin's educational presentation and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed spending time with my son as he was interacting with the dolphin named Jet. Jet was an awesome dolphin, and my son loved him. One thing I didn't like about GulfWorld was the expensive price of their pictures, around $100 per package. That's...More

Thank Explorer511
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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Gulf World Marine Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear user, We appreciate your visit to Gulf World Marine Park and especially for having the time to tell us about your experience. We are pleased to know that you and your son enjoyed your day with us. All our client's comments are well received,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My fiancé and I did the swim adventure with the dolphins and it was amazing. Well worth the money and they have a great mission. Wonderful place for kids, adults, and couples. Food was decently priced and the animal shows were great!More

Thank 21aduvall
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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Gulf World Marine Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear traveler, We would like to thank you for sharing your experience with us at Gulf World Marine Park.. We are very happy that you enjoyed your day and the dolphin swim was terrific, they are wonderful creatures! We really appreciate your opinion and we...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful family experience, beautiful facility. Our guide was great, she was patient and informative while ensuring that everyone had an awesome experience. The photographer also done an amazing job of capturing the special moments. Would definitely recommend!More

Thank Ron B
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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Gulf World Marine Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear traveler, We would like to thank you for your preference and for taking the time to share how was your experience at Gulf World Marine Park. We are pleased to know that swimming with dolphins and interact with them has been an amazing experience....More

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Gjsmith1823
7 April 2018|
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Response from Lori D | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don’t know the answer. With the VIP pkg I bought, a towel, cup, and snorkel were included.
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Gjsmith1823
7 April 2018|
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Response from corndograceing1964 | Reviewed this property |
Luck? I think it was a spring break promo.
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Kelly H
19 March 2018|
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Response from jslocombe2016 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you’ll be able to do both. I am not sure about the mixed. I agree that you should visit the place and talk to someone first before booking.
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