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Sea Life Aquarium

Puerto Deportivo de Benalmadena | Calle Darsena 1, 29630 Benalmadena, Spain
+34 952 56 01 50
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Ranked #24 of 38 attractions in Benalmadena
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Type: Aquariums
Traveler Description: Sea Life Aquarium   Sea Life Aquarium is located in Puerto Marina and shows a large number of fish species that can be found in the Costa del Sol... more »
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County Meath, Ireland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

was quite small but overall enjoyed it :) you can feed string rays and even touch some creatures they are lovely staff great for children

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holidaypolynesia, Director General at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your visit with your children. We are sorry you felt Sea Life Centre was a bit small, if you have the opportunity of visit us again, we recommend you our new “Behind scenes tour”, is an amazing experience! Once again, thank you and we will keep working to... More

Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Very fun and clean, very easy to find, wasn't the cheapest place even with a flyer but kept the children happy and was interesting. could do with being bigger.

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holidaypolynesia, Director General at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are glad your children found the center interesting and that made them happy. However, We are sorry you felt Sea Life Benalmádena was a bit small, if you have the opportunity of visit us again, we recommend you our new “Behind scenes tour”, is an amazing experience! . Once again, thanks for share your... More

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4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I wouldn't recommend this place - For the price you pay its just too small! The best bit about it was the otters.

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SeaLife_Benalmadena, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your experience at SEA LIFE Benalmadena at Trip Advisor. We are very happy that you have enjoyed meeting and seeing our kind otters Oscar and Maya. But we are sorry you felt your experience did not represent good value. Obviously we can not compare with Valencia Oceanográfico, we are a little aquarium but we consider that we... More

Tampere, Finland
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3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

The sea life is located in Puerto Marina, you shouldn't have trouble finding it thanks to the flyers that can be found from tourist info points around the city. Theres a lot of different fish, crustaceans and mammals. Info about the fish are found in Spanish and English next to the aquariums. There is also an Bar and a minigolf... More

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SeaLife_Benalmadena, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

We would like to say thank you for sharing your opinion. We are very happy that you have enjoyed your visit to Sea Life and our Pirate Minigolf. We will continue working to make your next SEA LIFE experience unique and unforgettable. Thank you very much, and we hope to see you soon. More

essex
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

just like your english sea life with a few differs. they had otters which were so cute and sting ray sharks that were amazing. its quite small so take it slowly and enjoy. there is a lot to see but would have been nicer if bigger but its right on the sea front so nott much room to be any... More

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SeaLife_Benalmadena, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

Many thanks for sharing your experience at SEA LIFE Benalmadena. We really appreciate your comments and we will continue working very hard to offer our visitors an unforgettable experience. In your next visit we recommend you to see our different feeding sessions and the “Behind Scenes” tour. Hope to see you soon. More

Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

A very hice aquarium right in the heart of marina. Wonderful surroundings .Definitely a place to go if once Benalmádena puerto marina.

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SeaLife_Benalmadena, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

We would like to say thank you for sharing your opinion. We are very happy that you have enjoyed your visit to Sea Life and Benalmadena´s Marina that has been honored twice (1995 and 1997) as the "Best Marina in the World" award granted by international specialized magazines. We will continue working to make your next SEA LIFE experience unique... More

workington
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

It was really good fun. we wnat as part of a thomsons excursion. oyu get shown about with brilliant info on all the fish etc. it was niced to do something different and cool down after a morning of sunbathing

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SeaLife_Benalmadena, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your experience at SEA LIFE Benalmadena. We are very happy that you have enjoyed your visit . Our team will continue working to make SEA LIFE experience unforgettable. Thank you and we hope to see you soon More

mayobridge newry co down
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Brilliant but to expensive 15 euros each kids and adults.not long enough to spend in it its to short not enough to do in it.

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SeaLife_Benalmadena, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

First of all I would like to say thank you for your comment. We are sorry you felt your experience did not represent good value. We monitor guest perception on this issue very closely and happily the vast majority believe they get excellent value for money. We also take into consideration the prices charged by competitors, both in the aquarium... More

Durham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Very relaxing and quiet, 2 toddlers really enjoyed it and it was very easy to find when off bus.Good size but could of been more to do inside

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SeaLife_Benalmadena, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

Many thanks for sharing your experience at SEA LIFE Benalmadena. We really appreciate your comments and we will continue working very hard to offer our visitors an unforgettable experience. In your next visit we recommend you to see our different feeding sessions and the “Behind Scenes” experience. Hope to see you soon. More

Bedford, United Kingdom
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5 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Excellent staff, very friendly and helpful! Sea life is a relaxing and enjoyable experience. Buy your tickets online as they are only €9.95! My son (9) absolutely loved it and although it's only a small aquarium we spent around three hours here just walking around again and again and really enjoying the peaceful atmosphere. The otter feeding and Japanese spider... More

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SeaLife_Benalmadena, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your experience at SEA LIFE Benalmadena. We really appreciated your kind words about our aquarium and staff! Also, we are very happy that you have enjoyed your visit and have taken enough time to see all our species in detail. Our team will continue working to make SEA LIFE experience unique and unforgettable. Thank you and we... More

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