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Blue Reef Aquarium Hastings

Rock-A-Nore Road, Hastings TN34 3DW, England
01424 718 776
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Ranked #26 of 42 attractions in Hastings
Type: Aquariums
Owner description: Take the ultimate undersea safari at Blue Reef Aquarium. Enjoy incredibly close encounters with seahorses, native sharks, giant octopus and hundreds... more » Owner description: Take the ultimate undersea safari at Blue Reef Aquarium. Enjoy incredibly close encounters with seahorses, native sharks, giant octopus and hundreds of amazing aquatic creatures. At the aquarium’s heart is a giant ocean display where you can walk through an underwater tunnel and come face to face with shoals of colourful fish. « less
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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
11 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Visited this aquarium on a day trip down to Hastings with my family, I was pleasantly surprised by the range of species in the aquarium, they even had reptiles, the aquarium was well set out, including a walk through tunnel where you can see the fish swimming above you, a highlight for me was the Octopus. All the tanks were... More

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Hailsham, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

I went with my husband and son and was completely disappointed. The whole experience was finished in 25 minutes and was a complete waste of money. If you are considering visiting then check for any deals or voucher codes or you will feel cheated. There were dirty tanks which made it hard for you to see what fish were in... More

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Gravesend
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I visited this aqurium last week with a teenager,a toddler and a baby and a good time was had by all. It looks tiny from the outside but is tardis like with plenty to see and do. We timed our visit well so saw the small sharks and rays being fed in the open tank,which the toddler loved! Its really... More

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Reigate, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
19 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Friendly staff on welcoming and a lovely place to visit. The fact that you can go back as many times as you want in a day makes it great value for money. We went back at the end of the day to see the open top tank as it was surrounded by school children when we first went. The jungle... More

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Eastleigh, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We had a great time at Blue Reef, there was plenty of information on the different tanks and lots to see. Overall this is not a full day out, but you get a stamp on the way in so can come in and out all day, great if you want to go somewhere for lunch and return in time for... More

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We visited this aquarium 2days ago the kids loved it and so did we , great value for money plus you can go in and out all day, there's lots of fish to look at plus their new rain forest, we would defiantly recommend visiting

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Ramsgate, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
30 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Good place to take the kids. Very educational, kids learnt a lot , including me.lots of fish & sea life to see. Mainly from our shores, very interesting. You get your hand stamped , so you can go in and out all day . We went back to see the reptiles. They do a talk on them during the day.... More

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Blue Reef Aquarium is fairly good value for money for a small aquarium the staff are very friendly and exceptionally help full and its educational

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Visited with my two year old daughter. Friendly and helpful staff. Loads to see, not huge, but you pay once and can return throughout the day which we did. Good value, loved it

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Thought the aquarium had alot of different fish but not very big, and maybe a bit over priced I wouldn't rush back there again

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BlueReefAquariumH, General Manager at Blue Reef Aquarium Hastings, responded to this review

Dear Lisa M, Thank you for your review. The price reflects the one day pass and the ability to come in and out all day. Compared to other attractions we are very reasonable. We are glad to read you enjoyed seeing the variety of fish. Many thanks Blue Reef Aquarium, Hastings. More

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