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Hunstanton Sea Life Sanctuary

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Closed Now: 11:00 - 16:00
Open today: 11:00 - 16:00
Hunstanton SEA LIFE Sanctuary General Admission
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Hunstanton SEA LIFE Sanctuary General Admission
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“seal hospital”(75 reviews)
“sealife centre”(43 reviews)
Hunstanton SEA LIFE Sanctuary is a state-of-the-art marine aquarium taking visitors on a memorable undersea odyssey filled with amazing close encounters with sea creatures of astonishing variety and meet our friendly team of Rainforest Rangers who...more
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 16:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Seagate Road, Hunstanton PE36 5BH, England
+44 1485 533576
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Get up close to see lots of sea life. Feeding times throughout the day for seals, penguins, otters, turtles and sharks. Takes approximately 2-3hrs for the visit. Best to book online for discounted tickets. Costa cafe and toilets by the main entrance. We took a...More

Thank FamilySuds
Reviewed 3 days ago

You can take in this place in a short time during a visit to Sunny Hunny but it bares revisits to see how the mammals are progressing.

Thank Alan T
Reviewed 4 days ago

The people that work here really look after the animals well...the seal "hospital" is amazing. There are lots of animals to see...penguins, seals, sea life (including sharks and stingray etc.) and my favourite...otters. It's not a cheap place to visit...but if you look online, you...More

Thank Citytraveller38
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently visited the sanctuary as part of an organised group. From the moment we arrived to when we left the staff couldnt have been more helpful and friendly. Educational, fun and informative they work they so there is great. Thoroughly recommend a visit.

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good variety of creatures which were well exhibited and some very good conservation work being carried out. However, I would agree with some of the other comments on this website that the centre is quite small and expensive. Ensure you take advantage of one of...More

Thank Andre H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great day out. All easily seen from a wheelchair (adult). Staff knowledgable and take time to listen to questions. Rescued seals were very entertaining and good to see that they will be released when well. Normally find this type of thing uncomfortable due to the...More

Thank racheljennings137
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow this place,is amazing what the staff every year Loads of parking Loads of places to eat Loads of thing todo

Thank markshell b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Usual Sealife attraction with the added Seal Santuary nursing North Sea Seals back to fitness and return to the sea, .

Thank mikepalfrey2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Brilliant day out looking at the animals with the option to feed some fish. Regular talks in the different areas to help explain more about the animals. Very informative and fun day out

Thank Katz1175
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and myself, decided to come here on a particularly windy day, and were so pleased that we did!! I try to visit every Sealife Centre that I can whilst on holiday, and I can probably say that this one was one of my...More

Thank Rachel W
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15 August 2017|
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Response from Charbala | Reviewed this property |
Hunstanton is an amazing place. The seal hospital is sadly needed because of all the rescued seals coming off north Norfolk beaches. I know. I carried a very sick one. The centre does an amazing job. When I was there in... More
19 May 2017|
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Response from M0nk3y47 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry I don't know.
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18 May 2017|
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Response from JEAN N | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are a partner Charity with The Sea Life Trust, that develop and support projects that protect marine wildlife and habitats across the World.