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Dolphin Quest

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Open Now: 08:30 - 17:00
Open today: 08:30 - 17:00

Dolphin Quest
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Dolphin Quest Hawaii, located at the spectacular Hilton Waikoloa Village, brings people and dolphins closer than ever in fun, interactive dolphin encounter programs for all ages. This unique experience is on-of-a-kind on Hawaii's Big Island and is...more
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425 Waikoloa Beach Dr, at Hilton Waikoloa Village, Waikoloa, Island of Hawaii, HI 96738
+1 808-886-2875
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Reviewed today

When we told our 6 year old that we were vacationing to Hawaii, the only thing she wanted to do was swim with dolphins. Since she is barely 6 & isn’t a strong swimmer, taking a boat into the ocean to do it was out...More

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Reviewed today

Excellent time. Staff knowledge was great. Although the dolphins are born and raised in captivity, there main job is focusing on educating young and old about dolphins to advance conversations efforts. To physically touch one of those magnificent animals was wondering. I saw a lot...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Highly recommend doing this! I had so much fun! The only negative thing I have to say is time is too short for cost you pay.

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Reviewed yesterday

It was a wonderful experience for my 8yo daughter. That is the only thing she wanted to do in hawaii

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Thank Ali S
Reviewed yesterday

My daughtee loved this! She will always remember this Dolphin encounter. What a great facility and the dolphins are well loved

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Thank 731billiem
Reviewed 5 days ago

It was a great time. Our 8 year old daughter requested it and we’re so glad we did. Much more interactive than I thought!

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We never did it, thought we'd try it and would do it again in a heartbeat... will look for it at our next stop.. and will highly recommend it to all our family and friends

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I live on big island and I have never swam with dolphins. So this year, my niece came to visit from Las Vegas this year for the very first time! She had never even been to Hawaii before! I wanted to definitely make it a...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Excellent informative and fun experience. The instructor/trainer was able to answer all questions and provide additional information, and the dolphins were fun to play with. Well worth the time and cost!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was amazing as well as the Dolphins very knowledgeable and still making sure the Dolphins were taken care of they let us know up front that if the Dolphins didn't want to play they didn't have to participate. My daughter loved every minute...More

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Raymond J
1 August 2018|
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Response from alisamarrone | Reviewed this property |
The experience will be amazing. The four of us had so much fun interacting with the dolphins.
Paul L
28 May 2018|
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Response from DuaneGuenard | Reviewed this property |
That is a busy time of year. I recommend booking at least a few weeks in advance if it is important to you. You might try calling now to ask them how much in advance they recommend. Also ask what time of day is usually... More
12 March 2018|
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Response from pat f | Reviewed this property |
Don’t know how far but there are cabs. Don’t know which is better but Oahu was a dream come true for my sister.