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Loch Lomond Sea Life Aquarium

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Ben Lomond Way | Drumkinnon Tower, Balloch, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G83 8QL, Scotland
+44 1389 721500
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SEA LIFE Loch Lomond Aquarium is just 30 minutes from Glasgow, situated on the stunning Loch Lomond Shores. Explore an amazing underwater world and take a fascinating journey from the Loch Lomond shores to the ocean depths through 7 themed zones, including our Tropical Ocean Tunnel. Get up close to over 1500 creatures, including the largest collection of Sharks in Scotland, our playful family of Otters and super-friendly Cow Nose Rays. Find out how it feels to touch a starfish and other creatures living in our interactive rockpool then head to our Observation Deck for unrivalled views of Loch Lomond, or relax in our welcoming coffee shop. With fun talks, animal feeds, special events and our quiz trail, there's plenty for everyone to enjoy at SEA LIFE Loch Lomond. We are open 7 days a week 10am-5pm (last admission at 4pm).
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good33%
  • Average25%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
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“star fish” (27 reviews)
“rock pools” (26 reviews)
“feeding times” (25 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Ben Lomond Way | Drumkinnon Tower, Balloch, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G83 8QL, Scotland
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+44 1389 721500
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Was very pleased with my visit to Loch Lomond sealife with friends as a surprise present. The staff were lovely, friendly and the atmosphere of the building was very calming. Very nice enclosures and I really liked the fun facts throughout the building which not...More

Thank Rokiisun
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family, spanning three generations visited the Aquarium on Monday10th January 2018. Our four grandchildren, aged between 4 weeks to five years loved the colours and varieties of the fish, the otters and the sharks. Theresa, the lady who was feeding the fish also provided...More

1  Thank Graham S
Kathryn A, General Manager at Loch Lomond Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Graham, Thank you for your lovely review of our aquarium. We're so delighted to hear that you and your family all enjoyed your visit. I've passed your comments to Theresa who is extremely grateful, we have a great team here. I'm glad to know...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky to visit just before new year when it wasnt too busy. We actually took the time to sit and watch the marine life in their tanks and appreciate the beauty and the grace of some of the inhabitants there. We were there...More

Thank Jacqui J
Kathryn A, General Manager at Loch Lomond Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jacqui, Thanks for your fin-tastic review, we loved reading about your visit and I'm delighted to hear you spent plenty of time getting up close to the many creatures we have here in the aquarium. We have the largest collection of sharks and rays...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spoke to two young women who had visited Loch Lomond sea life centre and agreed with me and one another that it is rubbish and ridiculously overpriced. You are in and through the place in ten/fifteen minutes and can’t quite believe “that’s it.”More

Thank Christine C
Kathryn A, General Manager at Loch Lomond Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Christine, Apologies you were disappointed with your visit to our aquarium. Sorry that you felt we were too expensive. We have a wide range of discounts available through both our promotional partners and our own website, which offers 30% off tickets booked online. In...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great visit today. Exhibits were good and lots of information posted. Enjoyed the feeding and informative talks. There wasn't much in the rock pools which was disappointing but the staff very informative and friendly. Would recommend a visit, especially for kids. Reasonably priced entry -...More

Thank Csmith215
Kathryn A, General Manager at Loch Lomond Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review of our aquarium. We are very proud of our fantastic staff, the beautiful views of Loch Lomond and most of all the fin-tastic experience our aquarium and creatures offer our visitors. I hope we'll SEA you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent for the lids. Kept the busy with a lot of different spices. Wasn't bust so we're able to get up close At feeding time. Book your tickets while outside as they are much cheaper, then just present your booking on your phone on entry....More

Thank jasmin10
Kathryn A, General Manager at Loch Lomond Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Jasmin, Thanks for your review! I'm delighted you and your family made the most of your visit and managed to take advantage of the 30% discount when booking online. Hope to SEA you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this place. It’s really worth a visit. We travelled over from Edinburgh for the day and was worth the trip. We love aquariums so this was a big appeal for us. It’s small in comparison to London aquarium BUT you would expect that...More

Thank squashedbug
Kathryn A, General Manager at Loch Lomond Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your fab review of our aquarium, we love it here too! I hope you'll be back to SEA us again very soon - Merry Fishmas!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Kids were fascinated, all staff friendly and helpful. Good day out and plenty discounts available! Café can be pricey but views are great!

Thank mrsbain_x
Kathryn A, General Manager at Loch Lomond Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of SEALIFE Loch Lomond - we're delighted to hear that you and your children enjoyed your visit and I'll be sure to pass your lovely comments to our team. I hope we'll SEA you again soon!

Reviewed 13 December 2017

Excellent commentary by enthusiastic staff. Great variety of species. Entry fee valid for the whole day.

Thank Margaret W
Kathryn A, General Manager at Loch Lomond Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Hi Margaret, Thanks for your lovely review. Our team are very passionate about our aquarium so I'm glad you seen this first hand. Our feeds throughout the day are always extremely popular. I hope you'll be back to visit us again soon! Merry Fishmas!

Reviewed 26 November 2017

There's no doubt in my mind that Loch Lomond is a fabulously scenic place, and the Sea Life Centre - a sort of brutalist 60's style building - contrasts with the colours and beauty seen across the loch. Somehow, though, the solid mass of the...More

Thank lawdylawdy
Kathryn A, General Manager at Loch Lomond Sea Life Aquarium, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Thanks for your review. We love our location on the bonnie banks of Loch Lomond, the views from our 4th floor Lookout are just amazing. I'm delighted you enjoyed our lively otters too! We do advise our customers to take their time at each display...More

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Vibz V
18 May 2017|
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Response from Kathryn A | Property representative |
Hi, Most of our customers stay with us for a couple of hours. However our tickets are valid for re-entry as many times as you like throughout the day so you can come and go right up until last entry at 4pm and enjoy the... More
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ian c
19 September 2016|
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Response from Kathryn A | Property representative |
Hi, If you speak to the staff at front of house and they will let you up to the coffee shop in the lift and will not charge you entry to the aquarium. Kind regards, SEA LIFE Loch Lomond
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Janet A
21 July 2016|
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Hi, There are various picnic areas outside and customers are also welcome to use the lookout area on the 4th floor of the aquarium to eat a packed lunch. We do also have a coffee shop, should you wish to purchase food... More
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