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Address: Promenade, Blackpool FY1 5AA, England
Phone Number: +44 1253 621258
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Showcasing more than 50 dazzling displays and more than 2,000 spectacular...

Showcasing more than 50 dazzling displays and more than 2,000 spectacular aquatic creatures including tropical sharks, colourful reef fish, octopus, rays and sea horses, SEA LIFE Blackpool is the perfect way to experience the wonders of underwater life without getting wet.

Explore the magic of the world's oceans and journey from the coast and sandy shallows of the great British shoreline to the equatorial rainforest of the Amazon and into the tropical depths of the ocean.

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We visited this attraction whilst on a short family break to Blackpool. We purchased a resort pass prior to our stay which included Sea Life (£55.00 per person for entry into 6... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Jason Y
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Batley, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Although busy on the bank holiday it really was a fantastic place to visit with a huge amount of attractions to see including a shark tunnel! Would definitely visit again! Tip! Pre book online to save ££££'s

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Thank Sascha M
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30 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

It is definitely not worth paying full price entry. Use Tesco club card vouchers!! Didn't take too long to walk around which is why I don't think it's worth the full price. Children loved the interactive part where you can touch the fish so it would be nice to have more of that. At times it feels like there isn't... More 

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Thank Blackbailey2003
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

As a family we love sealife centres so over the years we have visited loads of sealife type centres (Hull, Scarborough, Great Yarmouth, Manchester to name a few) this sadly was the most disappointing we have visited. It was smaller than expected, there were lots of starfish! & the usual Nemo/Dory to attract the young ones....The only interesting bit was... More 

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Thank Gill J
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had bought an attractions ticket which included sealife and thought why not. Not a bad hour or so was nice to just be able to walk around at your own pace and take everything in but don't go for the option to go "behind the scenes" we paid extra and were told there were some "big sharks" which was... More 

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Thank Rainbow J
Tom K, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Blackpool, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking time out of your day and reviewing the SEA LIFE Centre. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed walking around the centre. We apologise that your behind the scenes tour didn't live up to your expectations, what our behind the scenes tour entitles you to do is go into our quarantine lab which is a... More 

Liverpool
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89 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited sea life centre Blackpool on Sunday 28th August, really nice staff, we also had a 2 4 1 voucher from Kellogg's, so paid for one adult l, one child and got one adult free, kids will love the rockpool installation, lots of wow factor, and the shark tunnel is simply stunning, and your admission means you can visit again... More 

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Thank brian-lfc75
Tom K, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Blackpool, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking the time out to review your visit to Blackpool SEA LIFE. Glad to hear you enjoyed your visit, including both the shark tunnel and the rock pool. I am very pleased that you found our centre as one of the best attractions in Blackpool. Thank you and we hope to see you again soon. Tom More 

Lancashire, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was a rainy day but although there were many people in the attraction the staff were very helpful and spoke to the children about the sea life and the centre. Also there were activities for them to do at the end of the tour. For a small attraction I think they have a lot going on in there.

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Thank hilaryholden7
Tom K, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Blackpool, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking time out your day to review the SEA LIFE centre. I am pleased you enjoyed your visit and found the staff friendly and helpful. Thank you and we hope to see you again soon. Tom More 

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4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited this attraction whilst on a short family break to Blackpool. We purchased a resort pass prior to our stay which included Sea Life (£55.00 per person for entry into 6 named attractions over 7 days, thoroughly recommended). The attraction is informative and contains lots of interactive features. The kids seemed to enjoy it a lot which was good.... More 

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Thank Jason Y
Tom K, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Blackpool, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking time to review the centre. I am pleased to hear your children enjoyed the centre. I am glad you took advantage of the combination tickets as the more you see the more you save. I am also very pleased that you found the attractive informative and interactive. Thank you and we hope to see you... More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was not impressed with the sea life centre ,we booked up front thinking it would fast track us in, we stood in the queue for this and someone told us she had to join the other queue which we did ,then we were told to go in the fast tracking queue so we moved again then when it was... More 

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Thank Jean H
Tom K, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Blackpool, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking time out of your day to review the SEA LIFE centre. We do apologise regarding the problem with the queues all online bookings do join the fast track queue which during peak trading you may have to wait a few moments to be served. I would like to assure you that I will be speaking... More 

Luton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Was ok, However it is a small attraction with to many people.in at the same time. kids enjoyed see the sharks and the other Fish that was on show. Staff was friendly. Would visit again. however would like it to be a little bit bigger. don't think l would pay to go in there as it to small. otherwise was... More 

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Thank amandadaci41
Tom K, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Blackpool, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking time and reviewing Blackpool SEA LIFE Centre. We are glad to hear your children enjoyed seeing our sharks. I am pleased that our staff were friendly and that you would come back. Thank you and we hope to see you soon. Tom. More 

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14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It was a good attraction but having been used to Deep sea world at north Queensferry with the moving tunnel under the tanks, sea life centre was more basic. Some lovely features though.

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Thank Imelda R
Tom K, Guest Relations Manager at Sea Life Blackpool, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking the time out your day to write a review on the Blackpool SEA LIFE. I am glad you found some of the features in the centre nice. Thank you and we hope to see you in the future. Tom. More 

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