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Oceanarium Explorer

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The Oceanarium Explorer in Caleta de Fuste´s marina, offer a wide range of activities and excursions. You can swim and interact with our 2 resident sealions, Debbie and Donna. We have whale & dolphin safaris. There are daily deep sea fishing trips...more
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| Puerto Castillo, 35610 Caleta de Fuste, Antigua, Fuerteventura, Spain
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All reviews sea lions glass bottom boat pirate ship feed the fish fish food photos taken once in a lifetime fish swimming children and adults boat trip life jackets amazing experience great value for money great fun last year jet ski kiss
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not reviewing anything else but the glass bottom boat which doesn’t have a glass bottom, 16 euros is a rip off, hardly any fish, cramped seats, just trawls the harbour wall for 30 minutes, you will see more fish if you buy some fish food...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dave N
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Me and my mother went on the sea lion swimming experience, which was amazing. We got kissed by the sea lions on the bench, but then the sea lion wasn’t cooperating. I think it’s good that they do not force the sea lions to do...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank leahw122018
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

What a great experience 👍. Had our photos taken with Donna the sealions today. Cost €7 to have a kiss from her. You can take your own photos/ videos. There is also the option to purchase a photo from the photographer on site. This was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mrspigg
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Food not to my taste paella should have something else for people who are allergic to seafood as I am

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Donnablenky
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Well worth it, 7 euros and Donna the sealion sits next to you and kisses you on the face. Photographer charges 5 euro for a photo, you can choose the best one as he takes 5. The Scottish lady that works with the sea lions...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank kezza197408
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

This place really is fabulous. You can go swimming with the sealions which I have done 5 or 6 times. You get a lovely interaction with the sealions and an opportunity to purchase photos. If you don't want to swim you can still meet the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank shaunh180
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Swam with the sea lion Debbie, what an incredible experience definitely worth a go for €40 and photos could be purchased for €10 each after, you’re in the water for approximately 30 minutes. Luckily there was only 3 people in our group but we were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank poppya876
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

A lovely trip on the glass bottomed boat (or as my. 3 and 2 Yr old called it, the submarine) saw lots of different fish, and lots of underwater delights! Well worth a visit and a ride!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Liam M
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Excellent place to Visit. We did submarine/glass bottom boat... Fed fish..... Inflatable course. All amazing good value and loads of fun.More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank lisaequi
Oceanarium E, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Oceanarium Explorer, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Hello Lisa! We are really happy to read your review and to know that you spend a good time in the glass bottom boat and the harbour! We want to thank you for your precious words regarding the activities, words like yours make the effort...More

Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Kids went sea lion swimming yesterday at a cost of 120 euro for 3 people totalling 20 minutes. They loved it. We then decided later in our holiday we were going to take two of their other trips. The cost for four people was going...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SueEEESue
Oceanarium E, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Oceanarium Explorer, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Good morning , We really appreciate the time you have taken to express your disappointment and kindly ask you to accept our sincere apologies for the inconveniences you may have experienced. If you still in Fuerteventura, please come to the harbour with the ticket transaction...More

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staceyd791
21 October 2018|
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Response from mrspigg | Reviewed this property |
Hi we are here at the moment and the swimming and kissing of the sealions is still on. hope you have a good holiday
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staceyd791
21 October 2018|
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Response from Newforest86 | Reviewed this property |
No idea if it's open all year, I wouldn't give these my money the sea lions only have a small enclosure and have been caged in there for years
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Kerry G
7 October 2018|
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Response from TeamSeymourbutt | Reviewed this property |
Not that I remember. Wet suits are given so I guess there might be a height one. And as the previous reviewers said, they will have to be able to swim. I remember them saying they do therapy work with a spacial school on the... More
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