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Address: 41-202 Kalanianaole Highway, Suite 7, Makapuu Point, Waimanalo, Oahu, HI 96795
Phone Number: 1 (866) 393 5158 and 998 193 3360
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Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
Activities: Swimming with dolphins
Description: Sea Life Park, Hawaii's marine life comes alive in a dazzling display that...
Sea Life Park, Hawaii's marine life comes alive in a dazzling display that will entertain and delight visitors. Located just 15 miles from Waikiki, on Oahu's beautiful and scenic Makapuu Point, Sea Life Park is a world-class marine attraction perched between the majestic Koolau Mountain Range and breathtaking Makapuu Beach. See dolphins swim, sea lions sing, and penguins perform in this magical place by the sea.
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We just got back from Dolphin Encounter and it was a wonderful experience!! The trainers made it a lot of fun and we got to touch the dolphin several times and kiss and dance with... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 15, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 NEW

We just got back from Dolphin Encounter and it was a wonderful experience!! The trainers made it a lot of fun and we got to touch the dolphin several times and kiss and dance with them! My 4 yr old son loved it!!! The only thing was that water level was too high for his height so we had to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 NEW

The first time I did this, it was in the larger pool, Lagoon. Swimming with two Dolphin's, my favorite being Itsy Bitsy. I can't seem to recall the second dolphin's name. I was so excited to get the chance to swim with them. It was an amazing experience that ended much too soon. I enjoyed it so much that I... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 NEW

Yes the park is small however the experiences offered made the entire visit great!! We go to the park a couple hours before our first experience and that was more than enough time to see the entire park. Everybody in our party LOVED the bird experience (free with admission). To be able to feed and hold the birds was a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 NEW

My husband and I had an amazing day at the Sea Life Park. We did the Dolphin Swim Adventure and Sea Lion Swim (only $50 pp with a dolphin activity) and thought it was worth every penny. The trainers and staff clearly love what they do as well as each and every animal, and their enthusiasm is infectious. And we... More 

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Atlanta
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

The park is old and small, attractions limited for the price. Swimming with the dolphins only good thing. Take a good snorkeling trip instead. On top of entrance fee you pay $5 for parking.

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houston, texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

My daughter did the swim with dolphins experience and loved it. She was so excited during and afterwards, I think it made out whole trip for her.

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Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

This outdoor performance was very entertaining and informative. The show was well done and all the performers put their heart and soul in to the production. Lots of fun as well as the inclusion of a generous buffet meal. There are 3 choices for ticket prices allowing patrons to choose their proximity to stage and level of service (self or... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

It is a small park and can be disappointing to some, but I still recommend it. Seeing every show (which means waiting around a bit), we got everything done in 4 hours. We did not do any of the experiences. The website and our tickets said it opened at 1030, but they open at 9am. I recommend getting there at... More 

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We attended as part of the Oahu Go Card, and were glad we didn’t pay the admission fees. The park is great because they offer shows for the audience to learn about the animals. However, there are limited exhibits. If you are looking to an aquarium/zoo experience, be prepared for disappointment. If you are interested in watching presentations throughout the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Went to the park with two small kids (6 and 7) and they loved it. We did the Dolphin encounter and that was really well done. The only down side is that the park itself is pretty small given the price you pay. As with most things you'll need to be prepared to spend a lot for the food and... More 

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