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.


Located in the vicinity of Ocho Rios, 1.7 miles west-northwest of downtown Ocho Rios, Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios always welcomes residents and travelers who are lodging in this section of Jamaica. Regardless of whether or not you are staying very close, you should consider dropping by to check it out. Ocho Rios is three miles (five kilometers) to the east.

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

Nearby Restaurants

If your belly starts rumbling during a visit to the attraction, don't worry -- you're going to find a plentiful supply of dining possibilities in the vicinity. The most proximate eatery to Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios is Whalers, which sells Caribbean fare. The restaurant is a small ways off, but distant enough that you will probably want to make advance plans for having some mode of transport to travel there. Oceans 11 Seafood Restaurant and Blue Runnings are additional dining options close-by. At Blue Runnings you might test out Jamaican meals and enjoy the Jamaica scene.

Nearby Attractions

Other nearby activities include Dunn's River Falls, which is a quarter mile away the vicinity of Ocho Rios. You might want to also think about checking out Dunn's River Park, which is another attraction not far away.

If you're looking for other nearby attractions or activity options, the most nearby attractions are in the following table.

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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