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Deep Sea World

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Stick to what you are good at

Mixed feelings. Thought it was overpriced but I imagine the overheads must be enormous. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
andymcallan2018
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Stonehaven, United Kingdom
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A great place to visit but with negatives

We recently visited with our grandson - we all really enjoyed the visit so with an "appeal" age... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Gordon M
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Deep Sea World is located underneath the iconic Forth Rail Bridge, in the quaint village of North Queensferry. Deep Sea World is one of the premier attractions in Scotland, offering fun for the whole family, no matter what their age. Come along and...more
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Forthside Terrace, North Queensferry KY11 1JR, Scotland
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+44 1383 411880
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The staff provide very interesting high quality talks on a number of topics throughout the day. We really loved the seal talk. The kids had a wonderful morning and the tunnel is very long and interesting. But it is quite small considering it cost us...More

Thank Victoria G
Reviewed 1 week ago

always wanted to visit here and eventually got the chance to visit. Very disappointed, it is a very small place not very well sign posted and extremely pricey, half of the floor moves and some of it is in near darkness which wasn't very helpful...More

Thank hurricaneman77
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wee bit pricey but we'll worth it, never done a dive before and was a bit apprehensive to start with but the instructors were incredibly informative and made sure you were comfortable and safe at all times and I'm now hooked, can't wait to do...More

Thank Explore262186
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took our 3 year old grandson on a visit. Entry price excessive. Place in general pretty tired and run down. In need of some investment to bring it up to date.

1  Thank DM1963
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wheelchair user review Had been here many years before so thought it would be a great day out with our nephew (2 1/2) and family friend with her grandson - 2. First thing - the access was down a large steep incline. I'm not a...More

Thank lindon-mac
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The prices are a complete rip off, for 5 adults it was over £70. Can’t recall the exact amount. For that money there isn’t a huge amount to see and the place looks tired and in dire need of renovation. As for the cafe...the girl...More

1  Thank Steven M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mixed feelings. Thought it was overpriced but I imagine the overheads must be enormous. The displays are fantastic and learnt a lot and the moving floor is a great way to stand and see the fish. However the cafe is your let down. The prices...More

Thank andymcallan2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently visited with our grandson - we all really enjoyed the visit so with an "appeal" age range of over 60 years - that's got to be a good start! Sign posting was poor - even when quite close - roads are much poorer...More

Thank Gordon M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a day trip here and paid almost £50 for 2 adults and 2 kids! This was done online as was 10% cheaper(which im pleased i did now) We were there no longer the an hour! The staff were miserable and looked like...More

2  Thank jenniferbarnard
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Myself, husband and 1 year old daughter visited deep sea world yesterday. The visit was good apart from the cafe. The cafe is overpriced, food is terrible and staff are unfriendly and unwilling to help. We ordered a cheese burger and chips and a chicken...More

1  Thank mccormack907
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Lorraine A
11 April 2018|
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Response from Laurence B | Reviewed this property |
cannot eat there. however, you are near sone beautiful countryside. also a short drive takes you back to North Queensferry and eat next to their harbour.
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Nikolina H
21 February 2017|
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Response from Rokiisun | Reviewed this property |
Unless you want to see all the great talks that both facilities have to offer the two could be easily accomplished in a day. Deep sea world is open from 10am to 5pm but you want to be there at least one hour before closing... More
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RhonaA32
31 January 2017|
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Response from Ray-of-light26 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, best to look on their website as they have different types of tickets ie family tickets, advanced and flexi tickets etc It may also be worth keeping an eye on Groupon and Itson for reduced tickets. Hope that helps.
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