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Blue Reef Aquarium Hastings

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Not much there very quick

Took about 30 mins to go round I couldn’t believe it was over already. Paid quite a lot to get in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sarahmcraye
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Kent, United Kingdom
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Very informative

There are a lot of kinds of sea life, including little sharks, seahorses, starfish and Nemo... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tatiana K
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Located in the historic Old Town, take the ultimate undersea safari at Blue Reef Aquarium, Hastings. Enjoy incredibly close encounters with seahorses, native sharks, giant octopus and hundreds of amazing aquatic creatures. At the aquarium's heart is...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Rock-a-Nore Road, Hastings TN34 3DW, England
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+44 1424 718776
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took about 30 mins to go round I couldn’t believe it was over already. Paid quite a lot to get in for 3 adults for what it was. Shark tank was ok Tunnel was a nice touch but very short. The photo at the end...More

Thank sarahmcraye
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are a lot of kinds of sea life, including little sharks, seahorses, starfish and Nemo ))). Besides, there's a reptile section.

Thank Tatiana K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very small aquarium, quite interesting but pricey, nothing out of the ordinary. Took about 30 mins to round.

Thank Ann W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Used Tesco vouchers to enter here. Kids thought it was fab, and I really enjoyed it, but it’s very short. You could stretch for an hour if you went slow and maybe a bit longer if you catch the talks. I’d have been disappointed if...More

Thank tigercar84
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What can I say? once you have been in one blue reef aquarium you been in them all,pretty much the same and maybe a little overpriced.

Thank keith b
BlueReefAquariumH, General Manager at Blue Reef Aquarium Hastings, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear keith b, Thank you for your review. We will take your comments on board and hope to welcome you back. Blue Reef Aquarium

Reviewed 9 September 2018

We had a great afternoon here. The aquarium was like most other aquariums but at the same time had it's own differences that made it stand out for me. We got soaked watching the rays being fed because there was a little frenzy and there...More

Thank Lulu026
BlueReefAquariumH, General Manager at Blue Reef Aquarium Hastings, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Lulu026, Thank you so much for your review! We are so glad you enjoyed your visit to Blue Reef and hope to welcome you back again soon! Blue Reef Aquarium

Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

It’s a good little aquarium with plenty of fish and other creatures to see. Good day out specially for families with kids. Would recommend this place to anyone to visit

Thank Sagvan K
BlueReefAquariumH, General Manager at Blue Reef Aquarium Hastings, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Sagvan K, Thank you for your review! We are so glad you enjoyed your visit and would recommend us. We hope to welcome you back again soon! Blue Reef Aquarium

Reviewed 28 August 2018

Impressive aquarium displays include fresh water and salt water with the typical ray tank and walk-through tunnel where you can have a close encounter with sharks. Also includes a room of reptiles where you may be able to get hands-on with snakes. Interesting facts and...More

2  Thank Dave W
BlueReefAquariumH, General Manager at Blue Reef Aquarium Hastings, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Dave W, Thank you for kind review. We are really glad to read you enjoyed your visit and hope to welcome you back again soon! Blue Reef Aquarium

Reviewed 27 August 2018

Lots of different fish species, been going here since I was small and it is always interesting to see and learn about the different species!

Thank Katie D
BlueReefAquariumH, General Manager at Blue Reef Aquarium Hastings, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Katie D, Thank you for your review! We are so glad you have enjoyed coming to see us over the years and we hope to welcome you back again soon! Blue Reef Aquarium

Reviewed 27 August 2018

Blue Reef Aquarium is one of the main attraction in Hastings. It is small but well stocked with various fish species. There are many exotic fish species such as the colourful clown fish, Lion fish and the downright ugly porcupine fish. The usual suspects are...More

Thank Alex D
BlueReefAquariumH, General Manager at Blue Reef Aquarium Hastings, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Alex D, Thank you for your review! We are so glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to welcome you back again soon! Blue Reef Aquarium

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silveesharmin
8 August 2018|
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Response from BlueReefAquariumH | Property representative |
Hi We have several varieties of sharks from our Black TIp Reef Sharks in the main ocean display to several native sharks including the endangered Angel Shark. Hope this helps. Blue Reef Aquarium
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SophiejM02
4 May 2018|
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Response from BlueReefAquariumH | Property representative |
Hi Sophie, I think we may have spoken via email also. Assistance dogs are permitted into the aquarium. See you soon!
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littlepik1970
23 October 2017|
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Response from Cliff W | Reviewed this property |
Well what a question. You need to speak to the manager. I found everyone very nice 👍 Bring flask and have a great time
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