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RAC Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort

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  • Average11%
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Monkey Mia Rd, Monkey Mia, Western Australia 6537, Australia
+61 8 9948 1320
Most Helpful Positive Review
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

3  Thank Vianna T
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 3 January 2017

I thought being attached to a national park it would be empathetic to the dolphins, unfortunately they are treated not better than circus animals. This "Resort" does not benefit the dolphins in fact I believe it is detrimental. The human experience is not much better,...More

8  Thank RonA_Plymouth
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous camper kitchens. Brand new ablution blocks. Very little shade or shelter things are still growing. Excellent fish cleaning table. The junior staff need more training. As the junior staff tend to be itinerant the induction process needs considerable improvement. The shop has a limited...More

Thank Destination747835
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

I wasn’t sure how I would like Monkey Mia with my family. I had been as a backpacker and didn’t really appreciate it. This time it was different. Firstly the place has been under some redevelopment so it looks better and more modern. The beach...More

Thank AndrewL4248
Reviewed 30 September 2018

The Department of Parks and Wildlife (DPAW) have created a wonderful educational experience for visitors keen on seen dolphins up close. We were impressed with the conservation aspect and how DPAW are continually working hard to balance the dolphin's natural habitat with tourism. As part...More

Thank weetbex
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Monkey Mia Experience - We had been looking forward to this day for a while, having heard and read so much about it. We also found out that there is a kayak rental place at the end of the beach called Monkey Mia Beach Hire...More

Thank annettelaurie
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Stayed here as part of a trip with intrepid/adventure tours. Really lovely place, rooms are comfy and clean. Absolute highlight was the morning dolphin experience what a Beautiful opportunity to spend with wild dolphins!!!! They are so stunning and the lady who did the commentary...More

Thank LightPacker806633
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

This was our third visit to Monkey Mia resort and every time it just keeps getting better and better. There is so much to do at the resort itself and with Denham so close by and the beautiful landscape to explore near by there is...More

Thank EClatworthy
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Only saw 5 dolphins, rangers kept us on boardwalk, lots of people paid $12.00 each, to get in, not at all what we expected but a nice morning out, resort is being upgraded so not as brochures show, anothervitem ticked off the bucketbblust

Thank jean b
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

$12.00 Entry fee for adults, cheaper for under 15's and younger children. Absolutely lovely to see the dolphins up close, if you are lucky you might get selected to hand feed a dolphin, only one person per dolphin gets selected🙂🙂 Cafe is there but a...More

Thank rozinaa798
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Caravanning. Great new facilities. Camp kitchen brilliant. Big sites, bars and activities. Buffet toast a good value brekki overlooking the water

Thank kymbridgford
Reviewed 26 July 2018

The RAC Park is almost finished , they have put in some great amenities, fabulous camp kitchens, great swimming pool , the restaurant is lovely and the staff they had in there were also very friendly , why wouldn’t they be with such a great...More

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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
13 May 2016|
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