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Sea Life Adventure

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Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea SS1 2ER, England
+44 1702 442211
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Good but.....

I am fortunate in being able to get discounted tickets cheaper than online so to take the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Gillian R
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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
bit like a trolley dash

not a lot on offer here my 4 year old wasn't interested nothing engaging for him, more people in... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
toejo7
,
Shoeburyness, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good39%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“shark tunnel” (14 reviews)
“star fish” (13 reviews)
“london aquarium” (11 reviews)
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Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea SS1 2ER, England
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+44 1702 442211
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"annual pass"
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"gift shop"
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"booked online"
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"staff were very friendly"
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"value for money"
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"little girl"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I am fortunate in being able to get discounted tickets cheaper than online so to take the grandchildren doesn't break the bank. Personally the time there is what you make of it. A lot of people scoot round and don't really take the time to...More

Thank Gillian R
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Reviewed 3 days ago

not a lot on offer here my 4 year old wasn't interested nothing engaging for him, more people in the cafe than viewing

Thank toejo7
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Explain to manager John was unable to book for through Website to get discounted tickets and basically called me a liar, very rude and charge me Full price.

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Either way me and my wife were going to go however, I wish we had booked in advance. £10 would be agreeable and a fair price. £14 on the day seems a lot for what it is. This can be walked around within 30/45 mins...More

Thank Lee S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visit was less than 1 hour. Agreed it would have been longer if the 7 year old child could be amused to wait for the organised talks. THIS IS NOT OWNED BY MERLIN SO THEY WILL NOT ACCEPT VOUCHERS. It is not morally correct that...More

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Jonathan H, Manager at Sea Life Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Brian, Thank you for taking the time to post your review on our Trip Advisor page. I would like to apologise for any disappointment you experienced with your visit, particularly if you did not feel that the visit represented good value, or for any...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The centre itself is quite good as there is a wildlife bit attached to it. We easily spent 2 hours or so there. Reasonably priced too for this sort of thing however I was charged to use the toilet facilities! Having spent over £100 on...More

Thank Graham F
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great morning today. Lots to see and do. The best thing is that as your child rushes down the slopes and misses half of it in the excitement you can go round as many times as you like. Staff are lovely. Highly...More

Thank 823jet
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Jonathan H, Manager at Sea Life Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Good Morning, Thank you for taking the time to post such a lovely review. I'm glad to hear you took advantage of our all day wristbands and will pass on your kind comments regarding our staff to all of the team. We hope to see...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An interesting place for all ages and educational to. Looking forward to seeing the new additions when the enclosures are finished. My family thoroughly enjoyed our visit here.More

Thank Lyxiebics
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Jonathan H, Manager at Sea Life Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Good Morning, Thank you for taking the time to post on our Trip Advisor page. I’m so glad to hear you enjoy seeing all of our animals and are delighted that you are as excited to meet our rescue Crab-Eating Macaque Monkeys as we are!...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Sea Life Adventure allows you to come and go as you please for a day, which is very unusual. So having walked around and looked at all the fish, penguins, meerkats, tortoises and otters you can enjoy the beach or other attractions, before going...More

Thank Carol M
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Jonathan H, Manager at Sea Life Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Carol Thank you for taking the time to post on our Trip Advisor page. I am delighted to hear that you took advantage of our all day wristbands to really get the most out of your day. I have also passed your praise on...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have annual passes for Sealife Adventure and have visited many times over the last year or so with our baby. There is a wide range of sealife to explore and the penguins, otters, meerkats and giant tortoises are excellent new additions. It is a...More

Thank Mrs_S_082016
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Jonathan H, Manager at Sea Life Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Good Morning, Thank you for taking the time to post such a lovely review on our Trip Advisor page. I am so glad to hear you are getting such amazing value out of your Annual Passes. All of us here at Sealife Adventure are delighted...More

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zack martin 92
9 March 2018|
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Response from Boyow | Reviewed this property |
If you mean Octopus, then unfortunately not.
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Sgoswwll32
26 August 2016|
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Response from Claire S |
No they don't. It's not part of the merlin group
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sharon l
19 July 2016|
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Response from Parene L | Reviewed this property |
Hello yes Adventure Island is open every day. For best prices on wristbands go after 6pm. There is parking available along the seafront on Pay & Display meters.
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