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Hunstanton Sea Life Sanctuary

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Open Now: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Hunstanton SEA LIFE Sanctuary General Admission
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Hunstanton SEA LIFE Sanctuary General Admission
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“seal hospital”(84 reviews)
“sealife centre”(51 reviews)
Hunstanton SEA LIFE Sanctuary is a state-of-the-art marine aquarium taking visitors on a memorable undersea odyssey filled with amazing close encounters with sea creatures of astonishing variety and meet our friendly team of Rainforest Rangers who...more
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Seagate Road, Hunstanton PE36 5BH, England
+44 1485 533576
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fun for little kids our little one got to touch star fish and see the penguins she loved it. theirs a huge tank housing loads of sharks and a giant turtle just before the exit I could sit and get lost watching it for hours...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Daniel H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky to be able to see the seals and the penguins at feeding time. There was a very knowledgable member of staff giving a commentary as well with a lot of detail. The large tank was amazing with the large turtle and bigger...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 746christineg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having seen a couple of reviews I was a little bit unsure, Paid over the net a couple of days before so could not back out. I am so tight with money especially to go to these sort of places! But I promised my 5year...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank 637derricks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the money. The size is just right, not so big as to be exhausting, but plenty to occupy for an hour and a half or more. Great variety of creatures. Love the octopus and the big tank of sharks and wrays. The seal...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Lucy C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love this Sealife centre, it's well run and maintained. There's lots of interesting information all around the place, the staff are very knowledgeable and helpful. The fish seem well looked after too.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Chris F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a brilliant visit here, and it is good for a morning or afternoon. Can really get up close to the fish and other animals! The feedings and talks were very informative and enjoyable. The ticket prices were a bit steep, however if you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BeccaB470
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Visted with a 50% off voucher and still came to £24, definitely wouldn’t want to pay more than that! Been few times before but never noticed that some of the enclosures were bit small for the fish , or too many in each tank.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jasmines-world
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Typical Sea life centre, you know what you're going to see but its still nice, especially with young children.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank nathan b
Reviewed 8 December 2018

The sanctuary is beautifully set out and the staff are very friendly and extremely knowledgeable. We admired their enthusiasm and we were amazed at the excellent work that they are doing there. This is the second time I have visited. Preciously I brought my elderly...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Adrian & Clare M
Reviewed 29 November 2018

We had a lovely day at the Hunstanton SeaLife Centre yesterday. The staff were helpful and knowledgeable about the fish/animals, as well as willing to answer questions. There was plenty to entertain us for a good couple of hours. My daughter particularly enjoyed being able...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rrh110
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16 August 2017|
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Response from Charbala | Reviewed this property |
Hunstanton is an amazing place. The seal hospital is sadly needed because of all the rescued seals coming off north Norfolk beaches. I know. I carried a very sick one. The centre does an amazing job. When I was there in... More
20 May 2017|
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Response from M0nk3y47 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry I don't know.
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19 May 2017|
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Response from JEAN N | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are a partner Charity with The Sea Life Trust, that develop and support projects that protect marine wildlife and habitats across the World.