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Mablethorpe Seal Sanctuary and Wildlife Centre

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North End, Mablethorpe LN12 1QG, England
+44 1507 473346
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Seals and zoo

What a great place to get close to seals safely and contribute to their welfare and often release... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Hidden Gem!

We went on a wet day and still had a lot of fun! The site has a large car park as well. The entry... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Anne H
Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
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A visit to Mablethorpe Seal Sanctuary offers a unique nature experience. Walk through two acres of landscaped dunes - only fifty metres from the sea - and gain first hand experience of some of the county's most stunning wildlife.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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North End, Mablethorpe LN12 1QG, England
+44 1507 473346
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great place to get close to seals safely and contribute to their welfare and often release back into their true habitat. Theirs lots of other animals to see including Meerkats who always put on a great show With lovely cafe and good toilet...More

Thank Jamojam55
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a wet day and still had a lot of fun! The site has a large car park as well. The entry fee was very reasonable and the gift shop had a lot of stuff too. We followed the trail around, which shows...More

Thank Anne H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is alot more than seals to see here a great day out meerkat's birds of prey ostrich terrapins you can watch the meerkat's being fed and the keepers are very informative and watch the seals feeding there is a gift shop and cafe with...More

Thank Stephen G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of different animals but not actually many seals! Would be nice to know the stories of the animals and why they ended up in the sanctuary.

Thank cara h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This sanctuary is along the promanade road about a mile from the town, we parked the car off the promanade and hopped on the road train to the sanctuary which is £2 return .you can park at the sanctuary if you like but thought it...More

Thank Barry D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited sanctuary about 2006 site now bigger but still manages to keep its unique charm in 2017 entry for a family was £24 can park outside for £2 all day open 10am .

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was my 3rd time visiting. Very reasonable admission charges. We started by having a light lunch in the cafe- very small and difficult to manoeuvre a pushchair in. We had to ask for a menu but food was lovely. We then walked around- good...More

Thank AmyHollis13
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

I really can't praise this place enough,doesn't matter if your young or old it always offers something new-awsome work Mablethorpe seal sanctuary!

Thank Johnthebutcher1
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

I personally loved this place. It's a short walk from the haven caravan site and the land train stops here too. Lovely little cafe, however not a lot on offer to eat but may be due to being out of season. Lots of animals to...More

Thank Minkeyham
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Visited here on a Sunday morning. There was plenty of parking and wasn't too crowded going round the place. Could spend plenty time at each animal without getting in anyone else's way. Did miss a few of the sections due to poor sign posting around...More

Thank T R
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4 October 2017|
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Response from bhgoodwin | Reviewed this property |
Guide dogs only .. all the rest must use the Kennels provided ..
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27 September 2017|
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Response from Kevin C | Reviewed this property |
March – October (inclusive) Opening Times Last Admission Monday – Friday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm 4:30 pm Saturday & Sunday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm 4:30 pm November Opening Times Last Admission Monday... More
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Response from Emma F | Reviewed this property |
its open everyday 10am until 5pm