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Discovery Cove

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6000 Discovery Cove Way, Orlando, FL 32821-6000
+1 407-513-4600
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Discovery Cove is a one-of-a kind experience where you can interact with bottlenose dolphins, feed tropical birds, play inches from a family of otters and even walk on the Grand Reef floor-all in one day. Between adventures, recharge with unlimited island fare and refreshments. With this all-inclusive experience your family can unwind, explore, learn, and create memories that will last a lifetime.
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“dolphin experience” (1,107 reviews)
“grand reef” (910 reviews)
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6000 Discovery Cove Way, Orlando, FL 32821-6000
+1 407-513-4600
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4,101 - 4,110 of 11,995 reviews

Reviewed 1 September 2015

A great experience from start to finish, so get there early! Friendly and helpful staff through out the entire day with immaculate manicured grounds give a wonderful first impression. The resort is clean and tidy with plenty of places to sit, free food and drink,...More

Thank Jason W
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

This was an amazing experience I have to say. Would really recommend it if in Orlando as it's just breathtaking. Swimming with the Dolphins is also a must, it's not something you do everyday. Photos were quite expensive but also a must have for memories...More

1  Thank Stacer7
Reviewed 31 August 2015

We visited here to introduce our kids to snorkeling and to swim with dolphins. It was fantastic! The resort itself is beautiful and clean. The staff is very friendly. My husband and I have been on MANY vacations where we've snorkeled and this is one...More

Thank SPTrophyWife
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Spent three weeks in Orlando, did everything and I mean everything but this was hands down my fave place. After the frenetic jostle of Disney, universal and water parks; the queuing and crowds, discovery cove with its limited numbers, was like a luxury spa day...More

1  Thank Pippins45
Reviewed 30 August 2015

I'll start off with the tips for coming to Discovery Cove, because you'll probably want to know what's happening before I go in to why this is (for me) the best attraction in Orlando. FYI, this is a review from August 25th (a Tuesday). Tips/Advice:...More

21  Thank Elliot M
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

This was the best part of our trip. Well worth the money. Went to Harry Potter world at universal also but the kids enjoyed our day here the most. Really funny!!

Thank michellemybell76
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Was recommended Discovery Cove by everyone that has been and whilst it was a great day i was a little underwhelmed if i am honest. The great reef is amazing one of the best experiences i have done, the giant Rays are spectacular, however the...More

Thank EnglishLad
Reviewed 30 August 2015

We booked the Dolphin experience. I noticed the small print was 'first come first served' on the day,there is no pre booked time. So we went early but there was still quite a queue and our allocated time was 3pm. We then went straight to...More

Thank tiddlepom
Reviewed 30 August 2015

What an amazing place to spend a day!! If you love the water and everything that comes with it (snorkeling, marine life etc) then Discovery Cove is a must do!! You also get 14 consecutive days of free admission to SeaWorld and their water park,...More

1  Thank Smille9815
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

Me and my family had a great time here enjoyed every minute of it between the dolphins and the underwater diving it was amazing

Thank venomnyc
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Brandie C
16 February 2018|
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Response from johnmcc2010 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can and your family will have a great day.
14 February 2018|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
People who book several experiences have to show up by 7:15 to beat the crowds (they schedule your experiences when you first arrive), so as long as you show up early it should be fine.
6 February 2018|
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Response from Jeff A | Property representative |
Greetings from Discovery Cove- During the some months we typically reach capacity every day regardless of the day of week. My recommendation is to book earlier in your trip to allow for the our one time complimentary... More