Ocean World Cofresi is a unique marine park of Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic. It opened its doors in March 2004 by founder Ludwig A. Meister from Germany, and soon became the ultimate marine attraction in the island, and the region. The Ocean World complex comprises a range of services that include a marina, casino, marine park and several restaurants.
During an interview, president of Ocean World Stefan Meister gave a thorough presentation that sums it all:
Ocean World Cofresi is a very complete entertainment destination. We have activities during the day and at night. We have something to offer for everyone, from the little ones, young people and adults, to couples and entire families.
In our park we have shows that take place daily where, thanks to our wild marine programs, people can interact with dolphins, sea lions and sharks, they can also enjoy diving in our aquarium of corals and tropical species, visit the grotto of the tigers or tour our tropical forest possessing exotic birds.
We have restaurants that offer an exquisite menu of national and international food, the Ocean World Marina is specially designed to accommodate sailboats and boats offering special services. A modern Casino where poker tournaments like the past and famous World Poker Showdown are held.
On the other hand, there is the Lighthouse Lounge & Disco, where visitors can enjoy modern music and an exquisite view, and the Bravíssimo show, a Las Vegas-style show.
Ocean Word marine park includes a tropical rain forest with exotic birds visitors can interact with, also shark encounters, sea lions show, swim with dolphins, and the largest man made dolphin habitat ever built, right on the Atlantic Ocean.
The world’s largest animal welfare certification, American Humane, has awarded Ocean World Adventure Park certification for its conservation program as the first conservation facility in the Caribbean.
Ocean World Marine Park
Calle Principal #3, Cofresi, Puerto Plata Dominican Republic