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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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This is a small park. There are shows to watch, which I enjoyed. But unless you pay for additional activities, like the dolphin or sea lion swim, don't plan on needing to spend a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 24, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

This is a small park. There are shows to watch, which I enjoyed. But unless you pay for additional activities, like the dolphin or sea lion swim, don't plan on needing to spend a whole day there. This park does have one wonderful, awesome, very fun feature: the aviary. At set times during the day, you can feed the birds.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

Did the royal Dolphin swim was great got up close and personal with beautiful creators and the trainers were lovely and very friendly and had a great attitude. Would recommend!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

We originally booked this tour through our travel agent for a Dolphin swim and when we arrived we also added a swim with a Sealion. We were the only people booked in to swim with the sealion so we got lots of time with her and we loved every minute of it. The staff were very friendly and knowledgable, answering... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

This is an amazing place to take your whole family. A must see for any local or visitor. There are options to swim with sea lions and dolphins, and there are tons of great shows available. I recommended Sea Life Park to all my friends.

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Ventura California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

Nothing of any fun here. Want to pay for everything you do this is the place. Back in the day it was a fun place to visit now it's a worn down rusty place where tourist pay a hundred bucks to stand in line and have a photo with a dolphin. It's a sad memory of what it used to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW via mobile

I love this park! It's probably the smallest animal park I have ever been to, but the animal interaction is completely awesome! I took my daughter for her 12th birthday surprise & she was in awe with the Dolphins. We did the royal dolphin experience, the Dolphins are amazing & extremely well trained! Both my kids were able to kiss... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW

There isn't a whole lot to do at the park without paying extra for it. I would not swim with sharks there. I also felt bad for the animals because they were in small tanks

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW

Shows are at certain times so you need to make a plan. All the shows are good and so you don't want to miss any. This is a great place to have a childs birthday party. The staff is very friendly and helpful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 via mobile

Everyone with kids needs to go here. The swim with the dolphines is a must do , 45 minutes with the dolphines, they do a foot push, a fin pull , a cuddle, a kiss, and lots of pats, the workers were amazing, a must do for all

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Very expensive $30 per person, not a lot to see and animals in extremely small enclosures. They also charge $5 to park their.

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