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Sea Life Adventure

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Not bad for Southend Seafront!

One of the better attractions for kids on Southend seafront. The aquariums are good and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nicki J
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Family Fun

Visited here in December with toddlers. Couldn’t fault anything to be honest it just seemed like... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
connorw33
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Gravesend, United Kingdom
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Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea SS1 2ER, England
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Grandchildren loved it. Far too expensive for two grandparents to attend at same time.local car parking facilities run by council leads to added expense and doesn't make a return to Southend attractive.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kenneth S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the better attractions for kids on Southend seafront. The aquariums are good and the Meercats and Monkeys add to the fun. Possibly a little overpriced for what you get, but I live in Australia where the aquariums are much bigger with many more...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Nicki J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here in December with toddlers. Couldn’t fault anything to be honest it just seemed like you didnt get a lot for your money. The kids did love it though and they really enjoyed their visit. The feedings and the talks are really good. Would...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank connorw33
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sea Life Adventure Centre just gets better. There is much to see but it is even better now that the monkeys have been added to the attraction. The penguins are high on the attraction list as is the sharks and stingrays. The staff are very...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank evertonFC09
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to Sea life Southend with my 20 year old son with autism and anxiety. We had looked at the website and seen they welcomed assistance dogs - my son has one to enable him to go out. I wanted to make sure so...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank CEN4
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff were very welcoming and friendly. Enjoyed my time. Plenty of different sea creatures to see. Enjoyed reading the facts dotted around. Very pleasant afternoon

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BackPacker700324
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took our 4 and 2 year old here on New Year’s Day for a day out they had a lovely time. This has definitely improved since our last visit 3 years ago. However for the amount of time spent here and the amount of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our first visit was awesome! Didn't realize how big the place was and my daughter has been wanting to go for ages. She loved the sharks the most! And the rays were awesome! Kept coming to say hi, managed to get this awesome photo plus...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Anna P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We pre booked so it was a great value for 2 adults, 1 paying child and one under 90 cm. The kids loved all the different fish and especially the sharks swimming slowly right above your head! We liked the picnic tables to sit and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank LernerRUs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place - the staff are always really friendly and welcoming, there are plenty of wonderful fish and other animals to see and the exhibits are really well set up and have lots of interesting info. We have an annual ticket, which is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rachel E
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Holly T
6 January 2019|
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Response from Jackie W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not sure. Check their website.
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Passenger803988
8 March 2018|
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Response from Boyow | Reviewed this property |
If you mean Octopus, then unfortunately not.
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No they don't. It's not part of the merlin group
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