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Sea Life Park Hawaii

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41-202 Kalanianaole Hwy Ste 7, Makapuu Point, Waimanalo, Oahu, HI 96795-1820
+1 866-393-5158
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Sea Life Park, Hawaii's marine life comes alive in a dazzling display that will entertain and delight visitors. Located just 15 miles from Waikiki, on Oahu's beautiful and scenic Makapuu Point, Sea Life Park is a world-class marine attraction perched between the majestic Koolau Mountain Range and breathtaking Makapuu Beach. See dolphins swim, sea lions sing, and penguins perform in this magical place by the sea.
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good30%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
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“sea lions” (121 reviews)
“dolphin show” (192 reviews)
“sea world” (96 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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41-202 Kalanianaole Hwy Ste 7, Makapuu Point, Waimanalo, Oahu, HI 96795-1820
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+1 866-393-5158
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful views help to frame this park which we attended for a swim with the dolphins. I have to say, there is not a huge amount to see. There are turtles, sea Lions, penguins, dolphins a few small sharks, a sting ray or two, some...More

Thank Toby V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Luckily I visited here for a swim with the dolphins as otherwise I would have left rather disappointed. Unfortunately the park seems quite run down with not alot going on. There are only a few animal in- closures with a few random shows spread out...More

Thank Livelife88
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A facility that is starting to show its age, but it has a friendly staff and some great exhibits. The recurring theme in all of the programs is coming narration and preservation of habitat and species. This is done with a light touch. Great opportunity...More

Thank PhiilR
Sea_Life_Park_Admin, Manager at Sea Life Park Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha PhiilR, We are so glad you were able to come to Sea Life Park and be educated about the preservation of habitat and species. Thank you for being so positive about our 53 year old park. Mahalo, cleos@sealifeparkhawaii.com

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Its a place that u only go to once, the place is a little run down,xpensive food& snacks, great 4 kids,,i think and agree that its a bit too expensive overall.More

Thank stanroy b
Sea_Life_Park_Admin, Manager at Sea Life Park Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha stanroy b, Thank you for coming to Sea Life Park. We are excited to announce we are currently in the first phase of our exciting renovation/theming project of our 53 year old park and we encourage you to return to see the new look!...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We sat on a bus with two kids for a hour to get here it cost us just over $100 aus dollars entry and wow what a dissapointment. Took us barely half hour to walk around the dolphin show was good but the pool they...More

Thank Am1410
Sea_Life_Park_Admin, Manager at Sea Life Park Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Am1410, Thank you for taking time to come to Sea Life Park. We are sorry you did not have an enjoyable time. We appreciate your honest input and how we can better the park. Sea Life Park is more than 53 years old so...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a quick visit, go watch the sea lion show as its charming for the little ones, they do a few other shows if you're willing to wait around for them, nice little playground to let the boy get out and run off some energy...More

1  Thank mprach024
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This park isn't very well marketed. A treasure hiding on the east coast of Oahu just minutes from Hanama Bay( near Makapu Beach) Can catch the local bus from Waikiki through Hanama Bay to Sea Life Park for $us2.50 return . We had a great...More

Thank jennifer G
Sea_Life_Park_Admin, Manager at Sea Life Park Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha jennifer G, We hope you enjoyed your trip to Oahu and especially Sea Life Park! It looks like you used our island to its potential and were able to see other attractions. We appreciate your kind comments and five star rating! We hope you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited during a recent Halloween event and we were pleasantly surprised. I had heard that the park was small and not very nice, but we thought we would check it out since the admission was heavily discounted. We really thought it was good as...More

Thank WanderPep
Sea_Life_Park_Admin, Manager at Sea Life Park Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha WanderPep, That is great news that you and your family visited during our "Spook Life Park" event! Did you enjoy our themed Halloween shows with our dolphins and sea lions? Were your children able to walk around the park and grab candy? Or join...More

Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We attended to swim with the dolphins and learn a little more about them. It was an awesome experience and one I will not forget. After we got to spend time in the park to see the other aquatic animals and visit the bird aviary...More

Thank Judjud70
Sea_Life_Park_Admin, Manager at Sea Life Park Hawaii, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Aloha Judjud70, Thank you for visiting Sea Life Park, we are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your dolphin interaction. Our bird aviary is always such a big hit, the children and adults love it! Hope to see you back in the near future. Mahalo, cleos@sealifeparkhawaii.com

Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Sea Life Park is a great place to take the family if you want a good affordable sea-life experience like a dolphin swim, sea lion encounter, sting ray and reef shark swim, etc. I believe these types of experiences are the most affordable on the...More

Thank Paul B
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Lolita123123
19 November 2017|
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Response from Lolita123123 | Reviewed this property |
No, I just found out today about the deaths. It was posted on Animal Rights Hawaii's social media. They do have a whale too though. They're hiding a false killer whale that's from a Japanese drive fishery (like the one in... More
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David W
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Response from Maria M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they offered hand stamps. There didn’t seem to be much around in terms of eating elsewhere close by.
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Rosie N
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Response from Charlene C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Rosie, During my Encounter, they do not allow you to bring your own camera. They take photos for you however they are quite expensive. $18 per photo. There were about 12 guests in our group. They really only let you take... More
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