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Melka Excelsior Dolphin & Wildlife Resort

#3 of 3 things to do in Anturan Features Animals
Jl. Raya Kalibukbuk, Anturan, Indonesia
+62 623 6241562
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The dolphins captive one has bad eye infection and her other eye is getting it too. They are... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Sha A
via mobile
My children enjoyed it but I regret it

The place need renovation ASAP, totally an old place, this is when u know how picture can deceive... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
osna o
Singapore, Singapore
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Jl. Raya Kalibukbuk, Anturan, Indonesia
+62 623 6241562
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The dolphins captive one has bad eye infection and her other eye is getting it too. They are starving and depressed. These dolphins I saw one trying to "beach" itself in other words suicide by trying to just out the pool. They are food deprived,...More

Thank Sha A
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The place need renovation ASAP, totally an old place, this is when u know how picture can deceive you. They charge you quite expensive for 20 minutes swimming with the dolphin.

Thank osna o
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped by the hotel to swim with the dolphins. The place is in a run down, almost abandoned hotel. There's a zoo with a dozen animals which looks like they've been forgotten there. However the experience is unique. Among dolphins trainers the family is...More

Thank Patrice H
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent show for the kids, with possibility to enteract with the dolphins and take photos with them at the end of the show for extra 50krp only.

Thank Mohamed K
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Although I didn't stay in the hotel itself, I know people who have stayed at this hotel and said it was below average. We visited here to swim with the dolphins and it is way overpriced and dolphins in chlorinated water is cruel. The dolphins...More

1  Thank IndiaJarvis
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Since I was in a region of bali where life seems to surround dolphins, i decided to visit Melka. From the dolphin monument in Lovina, maybe it was a 5 min drive. There was not much traffic or activity on the road at 9 am....More

1  Thank Keng Hian L
Reviewed 30 July 2016

This hotel located in Banyualit,Lovina Beach Bali just near by main road Seririt - Singaraja,The biggest Ganesha Statue is inside of the hotel area.in the pool some smart dolphins always ready make a live show for visitors.Meeting room with more than a hundred chairs is...More

Thank Bravo Link T
Reviewed 11 July 2016

if you just want to see wild dolphin attraction this is a good place to stay because the rate is cheaper. the hotel is looks old but clean , food is fine. you need 5 min walk if you want to go to the beach...More

1  Thank Ferry D
Reviewed 28 June 2016

If you like to watch Dolphins in captivity and enjoy this form of animal torture, this is the right place for you.

12  Thank Martin_Widmer
Reviewed 21 April 2016

My experience was poor, don`t want to enter into to much about the place. Captive dolphins not the cleanest staff ok. I will not return

3  Thank tim u
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Bonjour, ma femme souhaiterais nager avec les dauphins mais sans y dormir est-il possible en ce moment ?
26 July 2015|
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Bonjour, Pouvez vous me dire quel est le prix pour nager avec les dauphins ? Et comment se fais la réservation sachant que nous ne logerons pas dans l'hôtel ? Merci pour vos réponses
22 May 2015|
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