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Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort

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Monkey Mia Rd, Monkey Mia, Western Australia 6537, Australia
+61 8 9948 1320
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RAC WA

This park is new and has very clean it is a little expensive but, you must realise that everything... read more

Reviewed today
Rod S
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Perth, Australia
via mobile
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Booked 6 nights at the resort for a mums getaway arrived late at night to a construction site we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
teresacU6316BN
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Perth, Australia
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“wild dolphins” (26 reviews)
“monkey bar” (12 reviews)
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Monkey Mia Rd, Monkey Mia, Western Australia 6537, Australia
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+61 8 9948 1320
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"dolphin experience"
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"beach view"
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"boughshed restaurant"
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"beach front"
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"caravan site"
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"their natural habitat"
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"catching fish"
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"feeding sessions"
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"long term"
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"resort restaurant"
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"each morning"
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"love dolphins"
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"beautiful experience"
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"waters edge"
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Reviewed today via mobile

This park is new and has very clean it is a little expensive but, you must realise that everything has to be transported in. Strongly advise that you book in advance no what time of the year. Be aware you must pay a fee to...More

Thank Rod S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked 6 nights at the resort for a mums getaway arrived late at night to a construction site we were given 4 free coffees for the inconvenience maybe telling your guests about the construction site would have been more appropriate. Room was dirty with rubbish...More

3  Thank teresacU6316BN
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We learned some very interesting facts about the wild dolphins visited Monkey Mia. I was picked to feed the dolphins. Such a great experience.

Thank Ha P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely stay in the Beach Rooms at the far end . Alot of Construction going on which we were not informed about when booking . So a bit noisy and no parking near the rooms Great food in The restaurant . Would probably stay in...More

Thank suemac91
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Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

Really cool to see in person. I was surprised as it didn’t sound very exciting to read about. Definitely stay from 7.45-12 (or until the 3 visits are done) as most visitors leave after visit 1. By dolphin visit 3 there were about 20 people...More

2  Thank Vianna T
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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

After over 1000KM to get to remote Monkey Mia we pulled into the RAC resort only to find it is a complete building site. The reception was in a porto cabin and you had to follow a trail of construction protection fencing to get to...More

3  Thank Kangaroo67
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Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

We rented a superior beach front room. This room was a free standing hut with a front porch overlooking the beach. The deck had a bbq grill, a table and chairs, and a view. The interior was very clean and modern with a small kitchen....More

Thank 7wonderstraveler
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

Our hut was very average, front door did not lock, a couple of power did not work. We hope the new units are of a much higher standards. Dolphins feeding was a real let down. Having watched dolphins come in for feed at Harvey Bay...More

Thank SkiGrowingOld
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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Room was lovely. We stayed in shared bathroom which was perfect for what we wanted. Would have liked a bath mat and hand towel, but we coped. The resort is doing massive construction at the moment. We were aware of this from the webpage but...More

Thank Hayls78
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Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

We rent a Kayak for two people for the price of AUD 70.00 for 4.5 hours and it was totally worth it! We saw many animals as we stayed close to shore and looked carefully: many rays and fishes, a turtle and dolphins. The guy...More

Thank saraswissy
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Helouni17
13 May 2016|
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Response from Nutcracker44 | Reviewed this property |
Well for a start you can't swim with either at Monkey Mia ...standing on the shore line only.... But if you are in Coral Bay you can swim with the giant whale sharks and giant Manta rays this is way better then Monkey Mia... More
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Helouni17
13 May 2016|
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Response from Matt H | Reviewed this property |
Hi Helouni, Firstly 2 days is enough at Monkey Mia. Our family enjoys sitting around the beach and pool but 2 nights would have been enough. From Monkey Mia you can not swim with the Dolphins as a planned tour and swimming... More
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