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Melka Excelsior Dolphin & Wildlife Resort

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Jl. Raya Kalibukbuk, Anturan, Indonesia
+62 623 6241562
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Nice experience

It was really a nice experience, the staff was friendly. We just felt sad for dolphins that... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
Fabien C
Brussels, Belgium
Stop stop stop Avoid this place don't visit and don't saty

Don't go this is cruelty of the highest form Dolphins are not pets and if you want to see them jump... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Nick G
via mobile
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good21%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible18%
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Jl. Raya Kalibukbuk, Anturan, Indonesia
+62 623 6241562
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

It was really a nice experience, the staff was friendly. We just felt sad for dolphins that swimming pools were quiet small. We wanted to try this but still mitigated after.

Thank Fabien C
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Don't go this is cruelty of the highest form Dolphins are not pets and if you want to see them jump in a boat and see them in their natural habitat just a few metres away Please don't go here

1  Thank Nick G
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Horrible and sad. Don't go don't support captivity of dolphins. Take a boat ride to see them in the wild instead. This place is dirty and you can tell the dolphins are depressed.

1  Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Spend a night in this hotel and expectation a bit high at first but change soon after made check in and see inside the premises. The hotel is old, under maintain, equipment are all ancient. I give 3 stars because my children loves the dolphins...More

Thank Aegese
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

They have been having these shows for years, we took our 5 year son recently but I thought the show could have been better and longer also the hotel area around their small zoo of selected local animals is getting a bit tired and needs...More

Thank Neil G
Reviewed 21 May 2017 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

2  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

2  Thank IndiaJarvis
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