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Coral World Ocean Park

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6450 Coki Pt, Smith Bay 00802-1805, St. Thomas
+1 340-775-1555
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Voted top attraction in the V.I. Get up close and personal with the beauty and magic of Caribbean marine life in a stunning setting. View life on a coral reef from the unique Undersea Observatory. Pet a shark, hand feed a stingray or a rainbow lorikeet! Add-ons Sea Lion Swim or Encounter, Snuba Dive, Sea Trek Helmet Dive, Shark and Turtle Encounters, Nautilus Semi-Sub, Open daily in season 9 am - 4 pm. Off season hours (May to October) vary.
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  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“sea lions” (390 reviews)
“sea trek” (240 reviews)
“coral world” (779 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
6450 Coki Pt, Smith Bay 00802-1805, St. Thomas
+1 340-775-1555
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

Its a beautiful setting and nice aquarium but we enjoyed the birds the most. Kids can touch the sharks and see cucumbers and sea stars. Nice place.

Thank LilianCap
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We loved our special time swimming with the Sea Lions! Their trainers seemed very loving and I appreciate my husband children and I had the opportunity to experience this together! It may seem a little expensive but once in a lifetime experiences are always worth...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Great education about the animals! Knowledgeable staff who care for the animals. However, the animals need more to fulfill them and a wider variety of experiences. A lot of fun, once in a lifetime moments. Overall upkeep and refurbishing could be improved.

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Thank deanmillermusic
Reviewed 3 September 2017

The park is small but you can spend a day there easy. There are quite a bit to see and do. The staffs are knowledgeable and they do research of the marine animals right at the site. You get the chance to feed the marine...More

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Thank edwinl199
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Coral World is a neat place to visit. The best thing to do is to schedule an excursion or two, because the park itself is very small. The staff is very friendly, and the excursions are really cool.

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Thank Michael U
Reviewed 1 September 2017

This park is awesome! One of the best aquariums that I've visited, is beautiful! You can see a complete Caribbean sea life and marine life in natural state in a undersea observatory! not in a aquarium! but also have a great aquarium with a impressive...More

Thank daviones
Reviewed 31 August 2017

It's a fun ocean park that has a lot of thing you can do from snuba to petting sea creatures. It's not just for the kids since the Observatory Tower is pretty cool. It is expensive, but it's on an island and it's a great...More

Thank Isaiah1683
Marketing D, Manager at Coral World Ocean Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

We are glad you enjoyed our marine park and participating in Snuba. We have lots of add-on activities that start at $40. But all of the exhibits and presentations are included with your admission.

Reviewed 31 August 2017

I did the sea lion swim and it was the highlight of my week long trip. Only possible complaint would be the price, but you understand after you do it. Worth every penny to me. The place isn't huge but plenty to see and a...More

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Thank smcatone
Reviewed 31 August 2017

This was scary at first but guides made it easy and fun!!! Definitely a must do! The guides make you feel safe and comfortable and the pics and video they take are awesome, very clear, good quality.

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Thank claudiaoalcaraz
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We had a wonderful time at Coral World. Lot of things to see. We watched the turtles beeing fed. Very cool. Beautiful aquarium with lots of sea creatures. The staff was friendly and very helpful. The sea Trek adventure was amazing. After visiting Coral World...More

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3 September 2017|
Response from tmcmex | Reviewed this property |
My trek was at 3pm and I thought it was great! I don't have experience with different times though so I really can't say what time would be best! As for venturing away from the group, I ended up being the only one on my tour... More
24 June 2017|
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Response from Marketing D | Property representative |
Yes you can have a GoPro in the park. If you participate in the Sea Lion activities you will be asked to leave it with your things.
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25 April 2017|
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Response from Mickey Z | Reviewed this property |
We didn't do the extras that required more money like the Sea Trek Dive, but others already answered that part of the question. We ate there, and the food was good enough -- mostly of the fast food variety and pretty... More