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.

Searles Sea Tours

Features Animals

Searles Sea Tours
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want other options you can book now?
All photos (230)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seal safari”(31 reviews)
“wash monster”(130 reviews)
“great trip”(36 reviews)
| Central Promenade, Hunstanton PE365BH, England
+44 1485 534444
Reviews (378)
Filter reviews
376 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews seal safari wash monster great trip minute trip sand bank amphibious vehicle vietnam war great fun landing craft coastal tour sea monster excellent boat value for money recommend this trip visiting hunstanton saw seals all ages
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 376 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As of many others i have grown up visiting Hunstanton and seen the wash monster come and go and always been fascinated by it and wondered where it goes. Finally we got round to booking the hour trip, the staff were extremely friendly and informative...More

Thank Mjr0123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nearly 20 years since I last went on this, better than I remember it, loved by both old and young. Recommend the seal tour, fantastic to see them in their natural habitat

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of 5 children and 4 adults and we all had a great time. The guides were fun and the kids loved seeing the seals in their natural habitat.

Thank rachelgiambanco
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been coming to Hunstanton for years and had never bothered to do a trip, but decided to go on the Wash Monster on the seal safari. It was a Great trip on a unique amphibious vehicle. Saw lots of wildlife including many Common...More

Thank arthurr129
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came across The Wash Monster by chance and after finding out what was involved in the seal safari trip, we bought our tickets straight away. We were driven out in The Wash Monster to the sandbank where the seals were. What gorgeous seals they...More

Thank Citytraveller38
Reviewed 6 October 2018

There are many boat trips up and down the country, but this is something Completely different. Me and my partner were the only people on "Willy the Wash Monster" and were half expecting to be told that the trip would be called off because of...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 28 September 2018

Excellent ride out to see the seals - got quite close and was a great 1hr thrill. the return journey was great the coxswain drove full throtle back to base through the large pools and channels in the wash. Great Trip money well spent!!

Thank Graeme B
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Decided to take a chance and do the seal safari, well worth the money. They only take 12 people on the Wash Monster so it’s certainly not crowded and you can move about easily. We had both of our small dogs with us and both...More

1  Thank Tracy G
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

We had friends visit so decided to take them on the seal safari tour.. was out for approx an hour, It was a fantastic trip.. The guy pointed out various landmarks and was very informative. We saw many seals on the sand banks. Would definately...More

Thank wolfcrazygal
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Took my daughter on her first boot trip. Chap in kiosk was charming and helpful. Once onboard the guide made Leia feel safe and reassured and let her join in pointing out the landmarks. Couldn’t have been happier. Great job guys.

Thank Graham B
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 4 nearby hotels
The Richmond B&B and Restaurant
157 reviews
.42 km away
The Golden Lion Hotel
511 reviews
.66 km away
Heacham Manor Hotel
1,066 reviews
1.93 km away
The Lodge Inn
661 reviews
2.26 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 61 nearby restaurants
The Coffee Pot
164 reviews
.46 km away
The Steak & Stilton
255 reviews
.58 km away
Goblins Pantry
552 reviews
.59 km away
Chives Brasserie
715 reviews
.63 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 21 nearby attractions
Paint Me Ceramics and Build-a-Teddy
98 reviews
.43 km away
Hunstanton Sea Life Sanctuary
888 reviews
.03 km away
Hunstanton Beach
1,386 reviews
.30 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
28 August 2018|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Melissa P | Reviewed this property |
They are just tours, they don't go to Skegness. One is a short one that gives you some local knowledge, the other one you go out and hopefully see sea lions.
20 August 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from SylviaSSGtYarmouth | Reviewed this property |
They only go when the tide is right so you always see the seals there's about a dozen or so
Delia E
17 August 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Paul J | Reviewed this property |