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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
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All reviews dolphin encounter swim with the dolphins encounter deluxe tots once in a lifetime amazing experience bucket list dream come true year old daughter fun experience small group worth every penny take pictures hilton waikoloa highlight of our trip the big island trainers
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Our 14 year old son did Trainer for a day, It was a memorable experience that he will never forget. He enjoyed learning how the trainers care for and train the dolphins and loved interacting with the dolphins. It was the highlight of his Hawaiian...More

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

This was a perfect way to end my daughter's first trip to Hawaii. And even at age 17, it was magical. There is nothing like being able to touch and play with one of the most beautiful creatures in all of creation! The staff are...More

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Dolphins are well-cared for and legitimately look happy. Experience of a lifetime. Memory maker! Great for families! Terrific instructors! Would highly recommend!

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I loved this place, I also loved the employees and dolphins such as keo. Also perfect service and would love to come again if I can.

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Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My daughter, age 5, did Kid Quest and had a fabulous time! She loved being in the water with the dolphins, feeding them, and even giving them a kiss! The staff was great with the kids and very knowledgeable. I highly recommend it!

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Purchased Kids Quest dolphin excursion for my 8 yr old grandson and it was amazing. He enjoyed the classroom instruction where he learned all about sea turtles and how to protect our environment. The actual dolphin swim was incredible for him and is an experience...More

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Our ohana had a wonderful time at our dolphin quest experience. Our guide was so knowledgeable and entertaining- we highly recommend this experience to anyone who wants an amazing experience and interact with dolphins!

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This was absolutely awesome to be so near a dolphin was breath taking.The staff was very good at what they do.

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very pleasantly surprised Very informative the tour guide talked about in detail about how the dolphins natural habitat is and how relative it is current atmosphere that and which made it very nice to hear that they are in tune with keeping a smooth eco-environment...More

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We were treated to a wonderful experience at dolphin quest! The staff was so accommodating and kind and knowledgeable. My husband previously injured his knee and the staff was very helpful. Their love of dolphins and attention to education and care of the dolphins was...More

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Date of experience: February 2019
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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.
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H5149NGpaull
28 May 2018|
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Response from Michele W |
We went during the off season so,we were able to get in with only a day notice. They only do a few interactions per day with small groups. I would recommend booking at least 2 weeks prior or even now. You could always... More
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Rdizazzo
12 March 2018|
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Response from pfennel | 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.
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