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Welcome to Living Coasts, an all weather attraction, located on Torquay seafront in South Devon, where there’s plenty to see and do: mingle with the playful penguins, get up close to the otters, octopus and seals, and much more. Visit Penguin Beach...more
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Beacon Quay | Torquay Harbourside, Torquay TQ1 2BG, England
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Awful policies and rude staff. My Girlfriend had a student uni cars which is meant to allow her in at student price, but as it didn't have an expiry date on it it wasn't accepted. Which is silly on living coasts part as they lost...More
Expected an aquarium and to see a lot more for the entry fee! The penguins were ... well penguins and the seals were energetic although the talk was boring and uninteresting. Must have been an hour or so attraction!
Disappointing and not worth the money...More
I love aquariums and have visited a fair few over the years, so it's always great to go to one which does things a little differently. Living coasts certainly delivered; the layout is fantastic and really allows you to get up close to the animals....More
Fun, small zoo all about animals that live near a sea coast.
What makes it so much fun? The feeding times are well planned so that roughly every 30 to 45 minutes you can see other animals being fed. This is accompanied by a fun...More
We debated whether it was worth the cost. In the end we went in as my friends boy wanted too. As adults we were pretty under whelmed and by myself I would have gone through it in an hour. As it was I think we...More
We thoroughly enjoyed our day at the living coasts; we spent about 4 hours here as we walked around once first as we arrived before all the talks started and then went around again as all the talks happened. The animals were clearly well looked...More
The living coast exhibition and animals were a lot of fun. The sun was shining and the animals were well looked after and enjoying the sunshine. The top cafe view was amazing and wasn’t expensive to drink and eat. And the list of feeding times...More
Took our grandchildren and they enjoyed it more than the zoo. It was lovely to get close to the penguins at feeding time. It was clean and tidy, and all the animals seemed to be happy. The food in the cafe did not look very...More
The living coasts is ideally situated with large aviaries on its roof open to the sea breeze and elements these were the main reason for our visit. Here we found some very attractive enclosures with healthy, content looking birds. The puffin and avocets were a...More
Response from Katherine S | Property representative |
We are an all weather attraction, with half outside (e.g. penguins, seals, otters, estuary birds, etc...) and half inside (underwater viewing areas, aquarium, etc..). All our keeper talks/presentations happen... More
We are an all weather attraction, with half outside (e.g. penguins, seals, otters, estuary birds, etc...) and half inside (underwater viewing areas, aquarium, etc..). All our keeper talks/presentations happen throughout the day, come rain or shine.