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Sea Life Centre Great Yarmouth

#10 of 63 things to do in Great Yarmouth Features Animals
Great Yarmouth Marine Parade, Great Yarmouth NR30 3AH, England
+44 1493 330631
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This is a great day out for the family very good and fun I would recommend it to other parents who... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Gemma2345
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Luton, United Kingdom
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Staff friendly and wellcoming.Lots to learn for kids,resonably price in cafe too.Kids room if the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
D W
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Great Yarmouth
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The magical marine world of Great Yarmouth SEA LIFE Centre will introduce you to many beautiful and fascinating creatures of the deep. Prepare for astonishing close views of everything from humble starfish to mighty sharks and giant sea turtles, all in displays which carefully recreate their natural habitats.
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good30%
  • Average24%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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Great Yarmouth Marine Parade, Great Yarmouth NR30 3AH, England
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+44 1493 330631
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a great day out for the family very good and fun I would recommend it to other parents who got children to go there

Thank Gemma2345
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Staff friendly and wellcoming.Lots to learn for kids,resonably price in cafe too.Kids room if the want to sit down or pkay area.lovely def recomend.

Thank D W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Took my 18 month daughter to the Sea Life Centre and really enjoyed our day out. She looked in wonder at all of the exhibits and her pointing finger and exclamation of "what's that" were truly worn out by the end of the trip. That...More

Thank Mark E
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Brilliant colours & noises for the kids. We wandered around for about 90mins. But we were reading bits & stood for ages watching the penguins & I know kids don't just stand & watch. Believe the do 'activities' during school holidays but I could be...More

Thank Candice S
Paul R, Manager at Sea Life Centre Great Yarmouth, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello Candice S Thank you for your kind words. I am most pleased to read you enjoyed your visit. We do have various extra activities and events during the year (check the website of Facebook page for up to date info) but we do offer...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This Sea Life is awesome. Reasonably priced, the fish they have on display in the tanks are great and diverse, allowing you to get up close. Plus it's wheelchair and pushchair accessible. It has a little gift shop as well, and even a soft play...More

Thank Brad P
Paul R, Manager at Sea Life Centre Great Yarmouth, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Brad P Thank you for your glowing review, I am most pleased to read you enjoyed your visit. It certainly sounds as if you had an awesome time with us! I do hope you'll pop back and see us soon, perhaps for one of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

missed the penguins not sure how. only the two of us on a long weekend break. oaps the both of us and if on a tight budget we would have found this quite expensive, if you buy the photos that they take of you it...More

1  Thank dotivy
Paul R, Manager at Sea Life Centre Great Yarmouth, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello dotivy Thank you for taking the time to write about your recent visit. I am sorry to read you missed our excellent penguin enclosure, it is located opposite the exit of the jellyfish zone & any of our team would have been more than...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the penguins. Clean , good value for money and very informative staff . Youngsters in our party loved it

2  Thank librarianlou
Paul R, Manager at Sea Life Centre Great Yarmouth, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello librarianlou Thank you for your kind words, it is always pleasing to read our guests have had an educational and entertaining visit ! I do hope you'll come back soon, Kind Regards Paul R

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a wonderful day out in Yarmouth and visited the sea life centre. Well kept and the staff are very helpful. The only thing we couldn't find was the penguins but apart from that we had a good timeMore

1  Thank Alan B
Paul R, Manager at Sea Life Centre Great Yarmouth, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Alan B Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your recent visit. I am pleased you found our team to be informative and helpful, we are very proud of our 'family' and will pass on your kind words. I am...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time here. Fish are amazing. And the really good part is once you have been in you can return free again the same day. A little tip you can get vouchers off with some maps and hotel receptions. We saved £10....More

1  Thank Mark T
Paul R, Manager at Sea Life Centre Great Yarmouth, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Mark T Thank you for your lovely review. I am so pleased to read you got discount vouchers and that you thoroughly enjoyed your visit. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future Kind Regards Paul R

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've walked by this place so many times so pleased we finally wandered in for a look around. It's quite expensive, but you can reduce the price quite a bit if you book online or use one of the discount coupons you can find in...More

Thank Russ414
Paul R, Manager at Sea Life Centre Great Yarmouth, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Russ414 Thank you for your kind words, I am so pleased to hear you found our team to be friendly and helpful. We look forward to your return visit Kind Regards Paul R

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r0nshirl
myself and my wife will be staying at great yarmouth for the weekend starting on 5th may(friday) and was wondering what the entrance fee is for the sea life centre Kind Regards ron
1 May 2017|
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Response from Paul R | Property representative |
Hello Ron, Thanks for your question, buying a ticket on the door as an individual visitor is currently £16.60, but if there are two or more in your group the family saver ticket deal works out to be £14.80. If you pre book... More
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katharineferrier
Hi I am using the sun's 2 for 1 vouchers to visit the sea life centre, can I still pay for the tickets needed with the love to shop vouchers? Or can I not use the vouchers with the promotion?
2 April 2017|
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Response from Paul R | Property representative |
Hi katharine... Thank you for your query. Firstly please do check your Sun 2 for 1 voucher as there are expiry dates on them and I'm not sure if there are any that are valid at the moment. Also, to my knowledge we do not... More
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Becky G
Hi, do you have to print the tickets or can you just show them on your phone?
16 February 2017|
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Response from Paul R | Property representative |
Hello Becky G If you have a Smart Phone or device that can display the second email you will be sent, we can get all the info we need from that. Many Thanks and look forward to seeing you soon!! Paul
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