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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 11 October 2014 via mobile

We wanted the dolphin experience for our six and ten year old but had to pay for an adult experience as well as seven and under has to be accompanied. They all enjoyed the dolphins but it's definitely not 30 minutes as you are in...More

2  Thank HatTeddy
Reviewed 7 October 2014

In our group it was my wife, my wife's cousin, and myself. I paid just the regular entrance fee, but my wife and her cousin did 3 activities. They started out with the Shrek Swim, then the Sea Lion Swim, and finished with the Dolphin...More

1  Thank Robert N
Reviewed 5 October 2014

We did the dolphin experience for my sons birthday and was not disappointed. It was a highlight of our stay and now we would have liked to have the swim with them as we could see them doing it but it came down to the...More

1  Thank Kerrie B
Reviewed 2 October 2014 via mobile

The staff seemed irritated with all the children's questions. We spent $800 for 2 adults, 2 kids to swim with dolphins. Lasted 20 min in the water and was a series of photo shoots which they offered at end for $18 each photo, none included...More

3  Thank FourTickets
Reviewed 24 September 2014

The Sea Life Park offers a ton of hands on experiences and cool shows. We watched the seals perform a show with a couple of trainers and they did all kinds of tricks and there was a lot of comedy included. It was a very...More

1  Thank Chris E
Reviewed 21 September 2014

Absolutely wonderful place for kids and everyone. Best idean is too go strIght to activity centre and book ur day. I fullfilled my dream of swimming and interacting with the dolphins. Shark swim and interaction with the sealions is a must do. Great gift shop...More

1  Thank katnap1974
Reviewed 17 September 2014

I took my partner there as one of her dreams was to swim with the dolphins. Loved the experience so much that we both swam with the dolphins and with the seals. Once again the staff were amazing and helpful and the animals were perfect....More

1  Thank Nick and Jamie B
Reviewed 13 September 2014

My wife and I visited Sea Life Park on Oahu, on August 20, 2014. We paid for the swim with dolphins experience. We were treated to a memorable experience with the world's only "wolphin" ... a whale/dolphin cross breed! Riding the wolphin was the highlight...More

1  Thank Rod R
Reviewed 12 September 2014

This summer, we went to Sea Life Park and paid the extra money for my 17 & 14 year old to have a dolphin encounter. It was a 30 minute encounter in the water with the dolphins where my teens had a chance to interact...More

1  Thank MyStar2000
Reviewed 3 September 2014

I feel like I've been ripped off. We paid $185/person for the dolphin swim adventure. We had to wait 20 minutes past the time it was supposed to start to give people plenty of time to check in. Yet they tell you to arrive 30...More

4  Thank Slimjoco
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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!