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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.
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  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
41-202 Kalanianaole Hwy Ste 7, Makapuu Point, Waimanalo, Oahu, HI 96795-1820
+1 866-393-5158
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Reviewed 5 days ago 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
Reviewed 1 week ago 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
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sea life park is small but very enjoyable. Not a lot to the place but it is quaint and fun. We watched the dolphins do there tricks and there trainer put them thru there paces. Only takes a couple hours and it near the blow...More

Thank Rickczap
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I didn't have the highest expectations but sadly even those were not met. The park is old and it shows. There were very few animals out for us to see. We saw 2 penguins, a tank full of turtles and a bird aviary. That said...More

Thank Kirstie E
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can view these animals close up, watch interesting demonstrations and even swim with or feed some of them. We are sometimes of two minds about these types of events. Dolphins do jump and swim and spin naturally but does it bother them to have...More

Thank annaliese
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was amazed with the training staff, their knowledge and connection with the dolphins and sea lions was amazing. Swimming with the dolphins was a dream come true. Had an amazing time

Thank cheryl h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are a family of 4 with children 11 and 13. We did the dolphin Encounter and found it amazing . The kids had a great time interacting with the dolphin and the photos were amazing. We would highly recommend this and would do it...More

Thank Prudence E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I went here a few hours before our Luau at Chief;s held in the park. We watched 2 different dolphin shows and a sea lion show. All were good and entertaining. Incredible animals. We checked out everything and while there could be...More

Thank Chris E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very impressive ... my wife kiss a dolphine and I swim with sharks... many thanks to instructors. They keep me calm and they show me how swim even if I never swim below with cylinder.

Thank Z p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I like the Sea Life Park. It's much smaller than other aquariums/aquatic "theme parks", but there's still a lot to see, with great animals. The aviary, The birds are so beautiful and friendly. It's a great experience and I loved taking my family there..

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David W
13 October 2017|
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Response from AlexanderCat | Reviewed this property |
Read some reviews on the park before you go. Quite dated.
Rosie N
20 September 2017|
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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
Toby V
2 April 2017|
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Response from Chinaman70 | Reviewed this property |
They do allow friends and family to take as many photos as you want. The trainer will take photos for you but not sure about go-pro. Good luck!