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Blue Planet Aquarium

#3 of 18 things to do in Ellesmere Port Features Animals
Longlooms Road East | Cheshire Oaks, Ellesmere Port CH65 9LF, England
0151 357 880
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Too expensive

Family ticket price for 4 £58 £2.50 to pay for my car to be parked (crazy when I've already paid... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Alison S
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Wirral, United Kingdom
via mobile
Rainy option

I think you need 2-3 hours here ( not 25) minutes, if you also eat. The signage is awful and you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Steve H
via mobile
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good20%
  • Average26%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible16%
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“shark dive” (61 reviews)
“marine life” (27 reviews)
“main tank” (35 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Longlooms Road East | Cheshire Oaks, Ellesmere Port CH65 9LF, England
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0151 357 880
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Family ticket price for 4 £58 £2.50 to pay for my car to be parked (crazy when I've already paid that amount)! £8.95 per burger and chips, all plastic knives and forks, bagel it came on was hard and hadn't been warmed up, burger tasted...More

Thank Alison S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I think you need 2-3 hours here ( not 25) minutes, if you also eat. The signage is awful and you could easily miss half the place. The otter section outside looks a bit unloved too. That said the rest is good, with lots of...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went shark diving here as a birthday gift yet struggled a lot with the scuba diving and breathing side of it. I wasn't told at the start that if I signalled to go to the surface I wouldn't be able to re-enter which was...More

Thank Clare B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent £53 for 3 people walked around twice did the tunnel 3 times finished in under an hour. Really dirty everywhere was mouldy then tried to charge £2.50

2  Thank DylanNaylor1997
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I bought the wife a shark dive for Christmas. So all in all 4 of us went along to watch her. Firstly I agree with other comments the actual aquarium is not worth the entrance fee. We didn't pay to get in as our admission...More

1  Thank chris d
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with my girlfriend and it ended up costing £35 for the two of us (including the 10% discount). We pulled up to the dingy, run down entrance to the aquarium which you could tell hadn't seen any love since its peak days. We ignored...More

3  Thank Alex B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Kids loved it but as other reviews say its over with very quickly, even though we went back around several times. Restaurant service was extremely slow and once again overpriced, £1.60 for a Capri sun! Paid for caf park and got to barrier which lifted...More

1  Thank Carol K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with my mum and 10year old daughter, at just short of £50 for the 3 of us I was disgusted to find out I had to then pay £2.50 to park too! I appreciate you are next to a busy shopping centre but at...More

1  Thank maggi72
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly I never write reviews and secondly when it comes to my children there's never any expense spared and I will pay what ever if it means they will have a good time and enjoy themselves!!! However today we visited the Blue planet aquarium and...More

3  Thank SECB08
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been here many years ago but could not really remember much, seems to have changed a lot for the better. Watched the last show where the divers feed the fish, nice show apart from the voiceover guy was just waffling most of the time rather...More

Thank DanKez555
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Steven A
Do you have any discount for serving forces personnel or veterans?
1 May 2017|
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Response from PJBPA | Property representative |
Hi Yes we offer armed forces discount of £2 per ticket on standard, junior, and concession tickets purchased at the door.
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Laura B
I am doing the shark encounter next month at 4pm . How long does it last in total ? 4pm seemed late in the day. I am coming with my husband and 4 year old so just thinking how late it will be . Thanks
18 April 2017|
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Response from Michael M | Reviewed this property |
Hi Laura, unfortunately I didn't do the dive with sharks nevertheless I am a diver and I would not expect you to be In the water for much more than 20 minutes. Hope this helps.
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tinamcknn
What is the cost
24 February 2017|
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Response from Astravxr07 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for late reply, It is £18 per adult. not sure on children's prices but they was cheaper.
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