We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Monkey Mia

Features Animals
Save
Share
Book In Advance
168
All photos (168)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“dolphin feeding”(25 reviews)
“shark bay”(27 reviews)
About
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
Contact
1 Monkey Mia Road, Shark Bay area | Gascoyne Region, Western Australia 6537, Australia
Website
+61 8 9948 1366
Call
Ways to Experience Monkey Mia
Reviews (300)
Filter reviews
256 results
Traveler rating
112
68
35
22
19
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
112
68
35
22
19
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsdolphin feedingshark baydolphin experienceenjoyable tripcatamaran cruiselong drivewalk along the beachbeach frontshallow watersaw dolphinsbeautiful beachcaravan parkeagle bluffdenhamaccommodationpelicansemus
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 256 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Monkey Mia Dolphin Experience is truly amazing and for most a once in a lifetime experience. There are a few negative and I think unjustified comments on this and other sites that come from people having unrealistic expectations and a lack of understanding of...More

1  Thank ironmandreamer
Reviewed 3 days ago

Yea, it was informative, professional and unique. Overall I was disappointed, the rangers spend 40 minutes telling the history behind the 'experience', before letting about 3 people feed a dolphin. I get why this is done, (so as not to damage the dolphins), but it...More

Thank Michael_S255097
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A wonderful experience for both young and old. A very informative activity well managed and organized. Small entry fee applies and specific times are applicable - look up before you go.

Thank Mark K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is a beautiful spot and very peaceful too. We found the introduction to the first dolphin feeding in the morning too long winded. The second one went far smoother and much more enjoyable.

Thank Adventurers049
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Monkey Mia this morning. Absolutely recommend this experience of dolphin feeding. Whilst it was a cold morning with a bitterly cold wind it was still an amazing experience.

Thank Nanette M
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Monkey Mia is a long way off the beaten track, but the media hype suggested a visit worth while. I knew I would not see the dolphins, as I understand they only show for about 15 minutes in the morning. While the beech and camping...More

2  Thank T6993KXdavidm
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The Best W.A can offer,relaxing good food fantastic staff,lots off opportunities to enjoy what nature offers.. Just Beautiful!

Thank George M
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Went to see the dolphins which were great at 7.45 am. Great fun watching them and also a Pelican trying to steal food! Great brekki afterwards. Then an emu walked through the park

Thank Kym B
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Unfortunately when we went here the resort was under massive re-construction so the experience was not so good. We went in the morning and there wasn't too many people there. Only a couple of dolphins lolling about in the water.

2  Thank NatalieAdelaide
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Stayed at monkey Mia for 3 days. Would recommend staying at the resort for a few days so you can get a handle on the place and to increase your dolphin viewing time. Staying in Denham can be a bit inconvenient. The resort is a...More

Thank Mariki678
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 344 hotels in Western Australia
RAC Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort
1,088 reviews
.36 km away
Shark Bay Holiday Cottages
72 reviews
23.61 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 7,640 restaurants in Western Australia
The Boughshed Restaurant
273 reviews
.32 km away
The Old Pearler Restaurant
314 reviews
23.41 km away
Shark Bay Hotel
192 reviews
23.48 km away
Shark Bay Ocean Park Aquarium
53 reviews
25.91 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 3,372 attractions in Western Australia
Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort
345 reviews
1.41 km away
Ocean Park Aquarium
622 reviews
25.90 km away
Steep Point
5 reviews
67.79 km away
Francois Peron National Park
266 reviews
20.21 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
holsdai
8 August 2018|
Answer
Response from Stephen M | Reviewed this property |
Full bitumen road, fully suitable for towing caravans and trailers
1
Vote
sharonocapetown
24 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from sharonocapetown |
Thank you so much!
0
Votes