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Blue Reef Aquarium

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Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Nice day out in Newquay

I went here with my partner and little boy we all enjoyed it the place is not to big so got round... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
daniel s
Plymouth, United Kingdom
via mobile
Worth a visit for marine enthusiasts!

The aquarium isn't very big, take about 1-2 hours at a leisurely pace. Has good collection. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Archana S
Ghaziabad, India
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From the local Cornish coast to the dazzling beauty of the Tropical Reef, Newquay Blue Reef aquarium has an exciting world of underwater adventure waiting to be discovered. More than 40 innovative displays vividly bring to life the sights, sounds...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Towan Promenade, Newquay TR7 1DU, England
+44 1637 878134
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I went here with my partner and little boy we all enjoyed it the place is not to big so got round within a few hours

Thank daniel s
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Thankyou to the lovely manager lady for our visit today, for myself and my son. Have been a member for many years. A great place to visit after a walk across the beach. Very relaxing and lovely to see all the sea life especially the...More

Thank jemjake2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

The aquarium isn't very big, take about 1-2 hours at a leisurely pace. Has good collection. The down side is no parking, but there is paid parking nearby. There is feeding hourly, worth doing that.

Thank Archana S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here on a cool rainny day, worth the visit. It has a gift shop and restaurant. Worth the visit and resonably priced.

Thank Darren B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here whilst in the area. Had a nice time, heard some educational talks. I would say it was slightly overpriced as it was only a small complex and you could do it in 20 minutes. Good for kids though as you can come and...More

Thank Gemma G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice little aquarium in the centre of town. No parking but main car parks in Newquay are easily accessible and very reasonable. Nice selection of marine fish, all looking very healthy! Shame the cowfish on the advert was nowhere to be seen

Thank James W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

4 adults and a 3 year old went as an outing. No parking. Had to pay and display and quite a steep walk to the aquarium. Very small. Limited interest. Not value for money. Would not ho again.

1  Thank Geraldine V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Got to see the octopus being feed and the staff were really knowledgeable, just missed the turtle feed. Great that you can go back in all throughout the day. Really reasonably priced.

Thank Emma W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very reasonably priced and we had a discount voucher too. Lots to see. The turtle was out favourite. He was rescued from fishing line in Greece and was over 30 year's old. We were there for over and hour but could have stayed longer. Great...More

Thank Becky C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

all though small a fantastic day out . the turtle they saved is incredible to see and funny if you get to close it tries to wet you. the stingray as it swims over you is stunning. but the experience is short.

1  Thank iandG7443JV
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Debbie T
June 4, 2018|
Response from moocher | Reviewed this property |
no ts not a part of the sealife center group
Sarah B
May 2, 2018|
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Response from ashleyparkin2385 | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately you have to leave pushchairs close to the entrance.
Marge O
June 23, 2016|
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Response from BlueReefNewquay | Property representative |
Sorry no dogs allowed, as we are an animal attraction and this is prohibited under our licencing.