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Seaworld Observatory was designed and built by Midship Marine Inc., of New Orleans La., specifically for Atlantis Submarines for tours of the shallow reefs around Grand Cayman. Guests simply descend into the observatory and sit in air-conditioned...more
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#30 South Church Street, George Town KY11008, Grand Cayman
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I thought this would be a fun thing to try as we've seen most of the other "attractions" on Grand Cayman. The boat was almost full and the seating is close. We cruised out of the dock and went about 1/2 mile...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Resort778590
Reviewed January 28, 2019 via mobile

My daughter wanted to do a glass bottom boat tour, but our cruise ship did not offer one, so we scheduled this for after our tour at Stingray City. It was everything we expected and more. We loved the two shipwrecks we saw and the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank angngirls
Reviewed December 26, 2018

Great tour , you well get your moneys worth here , we toured a ship wreck and we saw all types of sea life. Captain went down when we got out there and he fed the fish and we saw hundreds of them. This was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank martinblacksheep
Reviewed December 9, 2018

We entered the underwater observatory area and it was like being in an aquarium. Lots of seats and ease to see all around. Martin and Denis were the guides on our trip and they had a lot of information and made it fun. We saw...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank brenk24
Reviewed September 21, 2018

We had wanted to take the Atlantis submarine tour but the sub was in dry-dock. So took the Seaworld Observatory instead. What an amazing surprise! This was not the glass bottom boat experience I was expecting. It was awesome!! We saw turtles, rays and a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank 562amberb
Reviewed September 17, 2018

I went with Martin and Dennis yesterday. I learned a great deal and had a fun experience. The time flew by as we were entertained and educated as we watched hounds of marine life of all kinds plus two shipwrecks. All fascinating.

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Cathie P
Reviewed March 21, 2018

We were in George Town with friends and relatives, some of whom were mobility-challenged. Since we couldn't go snorkeling, we decided to try the Seaworld Observatory to get a taste of snorkeling. The concept is better than a glass-bottomed boat, but not as good as...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Doug10215
Reviewed February 7, 2018

As part of our Disney Cruise while in port at Grand Cayman we booked a tour entitled "SeaWorld Observatory Semi-Submarine" which utilizes a relatively small boat that has windows along both sides below water level. This tour originated from a dock a short five minute...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank Ranald M
Reviewed August 25, 2017

We went with our four year old son on an overcast day. There were very few people on the boat and we had a great time. The crew was super friendly and very knowledgeable about the marine life. There were lots of fish in the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Kebabcayman
Reviewed August 23, 2017

This is one of the less-intense water activities available in Grand Cayman and so is great for young children and older adults; we toured with our granddaughters (ages 5 and 7). However, it is necessary to descend a ladder so this tour is not suitable...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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KatieO703
March 17, 2019|
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Response from Bud-Johnson | Property representative |
Unfortunately, it is not. This tour visits the Ship-wrecks of the Balboa and Cali in George Town Harbour, as well as makes a fish feeding stop during the tour. The Mermaid, ( to which I think you are reffering), is... More
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angngirls
June 30, 2018|
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Response from Bud-Johnson | Property representative |
Generally, yes. Not many cruise lines offer our Seaworld Observatory, so there are usually space available, however, that depends on the particular day. If you know what day you will be in port, just visit our web site... More
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FSTriptych
December 5, 2017|
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I booked the morning (11a) excursion. Best to contact the service directly for full availability. They are located in the port where cruise boats are off-boarded so I suggest earlier before the tours fill up.
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