Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios

For many, swimming with Dolphins is a life long dream. At Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios, that dream can become a reality.

Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios is located in a natural cove surrounded by five acres of tropical rain forest.

There is so much to do at Dolphin Cove that makes it more than a "swim with the dolphins" experience. Guest are also given the opportunity to learn about what it takes to care for the marine mammal, how to train them, and more. There is also plenty of opportunity to interact with other sea creatures, captain a mini boat, head out on a snorkeling expedition, or hike the Jungle Trail.


Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios is situated in the general vicinity of downtown Ocho Rios; it's three miles (five kilometers) to the west of Ocho Rios.

Dolphin Cove is set adjacent to Dunn's River Falls.

Nearby Restaurants

And, one of the most enjoyable options while spending an afternoon exploring the area is eating a meal at a restaurant within traveling distance of this wildlife attraction. The most convenient restaurant to Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios is Whalers, which sells Caribbean meals. Whalers is maybe around a mile and a half away from Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios, so stop in and enjoy a meal. Also nearby, you and your party will encounter options like Oceans 11 Seafood Restaurant and Blue Runnings where you and your companions should try a bit of Jamaican fare and experience the culture of Jamaica.

Nearby Attractions

Additional local attractions include Dunn's River Falls, which is a quarter mile away the vicinity of Ocho Rios. Also, you might consider visiting Dunn's River Park, which is another attraction nearby.

Zoos are one type of attraction you can visit, but there's even more to see during your stay. The table below lists other attractions that are closest.

Attractions Near Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Dunn's River Falls GeoFeature 0.3 mi. (5.4 km) WSW 3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Dunn's River Park -- 0.3 mi. (5.4 km) WSW 3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Cove Theatre Other Activities/Excursions 1.5 mi. (2.8 km) SE Downtown Ocho Rios
Shaw Park Botanical Gardens & Water Falls -- 1.6 mi. (3.2 km) SE 2.0 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios
Milford Falls GeoFeature -- -- Ocho Rios
Shaw Park Garden Falls GeoFeature 1.6 mi. (2.9 km) SE Ocho Rios
Turtle River Falls and Gardens -- 1.8 mi. (3.1 km) SE 1.9 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios
Mahoe Falls GeoFeature 2.2 mi. (3.3 km) SE 2.1 mi. South West of Ocho Rios

More Information


At Dolphin Cove Ocho Rio, Shark Programs run four times a day and Dolphin Programs run eight times a day. Your Shark or Dolphin experience must be scheduled in advance, and you must arrive at least a half an hour before your scheduled time.

Location: Belmont Main Road, the vicinity of Ocho Rios, Jamaica


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