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Sea Life Manchester

#8 of 15 things to do in Stretford Features Animals
Barton Square | The Trafford Centre, Stretford, Trafford M17 8AS, England
+44 871 221 2483
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Little bit expensive

Unless you have a voucher it's expensive for what it is, you can get round in less than a hour but... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
dannybmanchester14
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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1 hour visit plan with a day of shopping - use 2 for 1 voucher

My wife and daughter had a good time tab Sea Life Manchester yesterday 20th July 2017. I would... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
zabbyh
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Halifax, United Kingdom
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SEA LIFE Manchester Aquarium transports you into the amazing underwater world. Prepare for astonishingly close views of everything from humble starfish and seahorses to graceful rays and powerful sharks. With an amazing ocean tunnel, 30 display tanks and more than 5,000 sea creatures the aquarium is the perfect stop for family fun! To get any closer you would have to get wet!
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  • Very good23%
  • Average26%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible13%
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Barton Square | The Trafford Centre, Stretford, Trafford M17 8AS, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Unless you have a voucher it's expensive for what it is, you can get round in less than a hour but it is good my lad loved it and nice for him as shopping can get boring just need to lower the price

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My wife and daughter had a good time tab Sea Life Manchester yesterday 20th July 2017. I would recommend using a 2 for 1 voucher, as my daughter was under 3 it didn't cost me anything for her. I don't think it's worth the full...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good for the children, but a small space with a lot crammed in and it was very hot. We purchased the dual ticket for here and LEGOLAND, but would mot have done the single.More

Thank JanetOK
ManchesterCluster, Manager at Sea Life Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello, Thank you for taking your time to leave a review about your recent visit to Sea Life Manchester. I'm glad to see you thought the centre was good for children, and I hope you and your family had a good time. We are smaller...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very expensive couple of hours at the Sea Life centre. A least under 2's a free and with toddlers they would rather play in the play area than watch fishes swimming, so not good value.More

Thank WhatNoBiscuits
ManchesterCluster, Manager at Sea Life Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for taking your time to leave a review about your recent visit to Sea Life Manchester. I am sorry to hear that you thought our centre was expensive and that you didn't think your visit was good value for money. We do...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

don't bother. not worth the money nor my time writing anything more about it. avoid. stay away. waste of time.More

Thank david g
ManchesterCluster, Manager at Sea Life Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for taking your time to leave a review about your recent visit to Sea Life Manchester. I am sorry that you were not happy with your visit. Please can you let us know what it was that you wasn't happy about as...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Manchester Sea Life has a fairly nice selection of interesting sea creatures, but it is neither very big nor very comprehensive. It makes up for this with a good fun factor, especially for kids. There were quite a few moments that I wished I was...More

Thank Christoan S
ManchesterCluster, Manager at Sea Life Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for taking your time to leave a review about your recent visit to Sea Life Manchester. I am glad to see you enjoyed your visit and that you felt there was something for everyone. We are glad you enjoyed the interactive features...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

With it being at the trafford centre you would think it would be amazing but it just wasn't. Blackpool sea life centre is 10 times better. Wouldnt go again.More

Thank Moodfood87
ManchesterCluster, Manager at Sea Life Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for taking your time to leave a review about your recent visit to Sea Life Manchester. I am sorry to see you wasn't happy with your visit. As we are based In a retail unit in The Trafford Centre so we are...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took my 9 yr old daughter to Sealife at the Trafford Centre in Manchester ans she had a great time. We were there for 1.5 hours and that was really stretching it out. We were told on entry that we could go around as...More

Thank Pamgibson
ManchesterCluster, Manager at Sea Life Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for taking your time to leave a review about your recent visit to Sea Life Manchester. I am glad to see that your daughter had a great time visiting us and that she enjoyed the interactive features of the attraction. I am...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would plan to spend between 2-3 hours here, not much more. If you have a merlin pass, you can go into the Lego land next door, to make a day of them both. I think it caters best for smaller children, as some of...More

Thank tonyblack05
ManchesterCluster, Manager at Sea Life Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for taking your time to leave a review about your recent visit to Sea Life Manchester. We usually advise guests to spend 1-2 hours in the centre, and once you have your tickets they are valid all day meaning you are able...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not the best, not many fish! Was busy and still didn't take long to get around. I would not recommend! Staff very attentive thoughMore

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ManchesterCluster, Manager at Sea Life Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for taking your time to leave a review about your recent visit to Sea Life Manchester. I am sorry that you wasn't happy with your visit and that it didn't take you long to get round. We advise our guests that it...More

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Bradley S
June 24, 2017|
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Response from ManchesterCluster | Property representative |
Hello, Tickets on the door are £19 per adult and £15 per child with children aged 2 and under going for free. Prices online are different to our walk up price, however any discounts online are only deducted if booked 24... More
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jhallas8391
March 20, 2017|
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Response from ManchesterCluster | Property representative |
Hello, We normally advise guests that they will spend around 1-2 hours in the centre. Your tickets are valid for the whole day so you are able to leave the centre and return as much as you want. Kind regards Chloe Duty... More
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