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Monkey Mia

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Monkey Mia is one of Western Australia's icon tourism experiences attracting around 100,000 visitors a year. Monkey Mia is one of the few locations in Australia to see wild dolphins, get close to them and have an opportunity to feed one. In...more
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1 Monkey Mia Road, Shark Bay area | Gascoyne Region, Western Australia 6537, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place!! Just beautiful. Respect the dolphin ranges advice about areas you can swim in. Very informative talk in the morning. The new, larger resort is lovely and nicely done. Take a catamaran trip with the Shotover Team too, its awesome 😊

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank clairedownunder
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the RAC resort and accomodation was great. Ate a great meal one night at the Monkey Bar, Angus beef, a lamb korma but 2 days later was not that great. Vegetarian curry was powdery and the honey chicken was missing the snow peas...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Karen T
Reviewed 3 January 2019 via mobile

We visited Monkey Mia 3 times this week. Although staying in Denham we found the facilities and the beach to be superb. Food at the restaurant was 4/5 friendly staff and million dollar views. We did the dolphin experience in the morning which was great....More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank TheBayleysTravels
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Very commercialised. You are required to pay daily for entry into the park despite already paying to stay. The resort is very dusty but currently having renovations

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank cillabanjo
Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

Monkey Mia is quite beautiful but unfortunately we didn't realise the best time is to go in the morning to feed the dolphins. If you are like us backpacking then money is really important and we spend it wisely. It cost $22 to enter. When...More

Date of experience: September 2018
9  Thank LizandDavTravel
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Lovely beach & swimming opportunity, good boating trips on offer. Adequate restaurant & bar. Superb views. Good, free dolphin wildlife videos running. Terrible strong winds & too cold to swim, 06/11/18.

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank 692sandyw
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

The guide was well informed, the viewings were well organised and even the dolphins played their part. The icing on the cake was that my partner was selected to feed a dolphin

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Camped at Monkey Mia for two nights, this place has been on my bucket list for a long while and it didnt disappoint. All facilities were spotless, staff very helpful. Reasonable price to camp here but beware the resort is within a national park and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Anita E
Reviewed 5 November 2018

I have read many negative reviews lately on the Dolphin feeding.. I have been a visitor to Monkey Mia for years never have I once felt the need to stand by the edge and feed a Dolphin ..The busier and the larger The Resort got...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Chrissy J J
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

This has been a dream of mine to get up close to the dolphins in the wild and it didn't disappoint. The guides were great, explaining all about the dolphins, their habitat, their feeding habits and much more. I feel it was well worth the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Response from steveymac1 | Reviewed this property |
Full bitumen road, fully suitable for towing caravans and trailers
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was eons ago now however greyhound bussed it from perth
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