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Coral World Ocean Park

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6450 Coki Pt, Smith Bay 00802-1805, St. Thomas
+1 340-775-1555
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Voted top attraction in the V.I. Get up close and personal with the beauty and magic of Caribbean marine life in a stunning setting. View life on a coral reef from the unique Undersea Observatory. Pet a shark, hand feed a stingray or a rainbow lorikeet! Add-ons Sea Lion Swim or Encounter, Snuba Dive, Sea Trek Helmet Dive, Shark and Turtle Encounters, Nautilus Semi-Sub, Open daily in season 9 am - 4 pm. Off season hours (May to October) vary.
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  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“sea lions” (394 reviews)
“sea trek” (240 reviews)
“coral world” (786 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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6450 Coki Pt, Smith Bay 00802-1805, St. Thomas
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+1 340-775-1555
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in 786 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday

We were at the park Feb 2018, as with everything else we saw on the island hurricane repairs were being made and not all of the park was open. Exhibits were clean and staff was very friendly. The main reason for our visit was a...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Awesome time highly recommended, was not what I thought it would be, not just floating in the water, Staff was extremely knowledgeable answered all my kids questions and kept them interested and laughing. Great Job!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice stop if you have kids, book activities before you arrive. We tried the day of but they were already booked and we got their early. Spent about a half day at the park before walking to Coki beach. They have an...More

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Marketing D, Manager at Coral World Ocean Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We are glad you came out and enjoyed the park and learning about our animals. The spaces in our activities are limited and it is best to book ahead to guarentee your spot.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everyone was extremely friendly and helpful. Enjoyed our day and the knowledge gained by tour and turtle encounter. Can’t wait to return 🐢

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Marketing D, Manager at Coral World Ocean Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for coming out and spending your day with us learning about our animals and our incredible sea turtles!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had visited Coral World 5 years ago on a cruise, and my kids were too small to do the sea lion swim, so we just did the encounter, and had lots of fun. Now that they are bigger, we were hoping to do the...More

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Marketing D, Manager at Coral World Ocean Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We are so glad you came back to see us! The sea lions are simply amazing where you see them on land or in the water. They have such great personalities.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After visiting St.Thomas many times, we just discovered Coral World Ocean Park! Our tablemates at breakfast shared that we just had to go to Coki Beach and Coral World for a visit! We took an excursion and found it to be one of the most...More

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Marketing D, Manager at Coral World Ocean Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for coming out and visiting our park! We love sharing our animals and their stories with our guests.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff was wonderful Extremely knowledgeable and Friendly.. They knew everything about Sea lions and mAde us feel very safe and comfortable.. Csnt wait to go back!

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Marketing D, Manager at Coral World Ocean Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We are so glad you have a good time with our sea lions and our staff. We are happy to answer and talk about and sea lion questions you may have.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

you should definitely book a sea lion swim or encounter... we did the encounter because our 6yr old is under the weight limit.. it was amazing and so unforgettable. They really care for the animals there.. it was so sad to see the devastation the...More

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Thank Hayley M
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Marketing D, Manager at Coral World Ocean Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Our sea lions are incredible animals and we love sharing experience of getting to know these animals with our guests.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are on a cruise and one of your ports is St. Thomas, you might want to take an adventure on your own to Coki Beach and Coral World Ocean Park. You can take a taxi there and back, pay the admission to Coral...More

Thank Al V
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Marketing D, Manager at Coral World Ocean Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for coming out to Coki Point and seeing Coral World and Coki Beach. We are so delighted to be open again and welcoming guests back to our park and our island.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The sea lion swim offered at this park was extremely informative and fun. The park had sustained hurricane damage but still offers this experience. Christine works daily training the sea lions. Some of the time the lions are out of the water and do wonderful...More

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Marketing D, Manager at Coral World Ocean Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We are so glad you enjoyed your Sea Lion Swim. We love talking about sea lions with our guests and sharing the experience of meeting these amazing animals.

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February 8, 2018|
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Response from 539Kathy261 | Reviewed this property |
It sustained a great deal of hurricane damage and they are in the process of repairing the entire facility. They had only recently turned off their generator for the first time when we were there. They didn’t say when it... More
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December 30, 2017|
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Response from Evelyn G | Reviewed this property |
Our family of 10 always arranges for our own private van for the day. It is no problem finding drivers who are willing to accommodate our plans to visit beaches or other places of interest. We have been fortunate to meet... More
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Response from tmcmex | Reviewed this property |
My trek was at 3pm and I thought it was great! I don't have experience with different times though so I really can't say what time would be best! As for venturing away from the group, I ended up being the only one on my tour... More
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