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Mablethorpe Seal Sanctuary and Wildlife Centre

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Address: North End, Mablethorpe LN12 1QG, England
Phone Number: +44 1507 473346
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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A visit to Mablethorpe Seal Sanctuary offers a unique nature experience....

A visit to Mablethorpe Seal Sanctuary offers a unique nature experience. Walk through two acres of landscaped dunes - only fifty metres from the sea - and gain first hand experience of some of the county's most stunning wildlife.

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A lovely place, well worth a visit

Visited this sanctuary whilst staying at Golden Sands. It is a very interesting place. While we were there we saw the seals being fed and the staff told us all about the different... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Worcester, UK
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Worcester, UK
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Visited this sanctuary whilst staying at Golden Sands. It is a very interesting place. While we were there we saw the seals being fed and the staff told us all about the different seals and how they came to be at the sanctuary. There is a nice variety of animals here to see, overall a very nice interesting place and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Incredible to see so many Seals in one place in a natural environment. Excellent Information available, would be good for Schools to visit

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited last year so had to go again loved it last year this year was a tad different the poor seals as you walk in smelt quite a bit and really needed their areas cleaning. One of the gibbons was missing from last year. Enjoyed seeing the pigs this year as didn't see them last year. They had notices... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely way to spend a couple of hours! Not what you expect, lots to see. Kept very clean and tidy

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Leyland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place to visit lots more than meets the eye as you arrive we expected seals we got seals ,monkeys ,birds, spiders , fish and much more try and take in feeding time for the seals very educational and exciting to see they do a super job looking after and releasing the injured animals well worth a visit

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little place cant wait to visit again lots of different animals the staff are all knowledgeable and very friendly overall well worth the money

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Too expensive, but the staff doe there very best for all the animals that live there all the time. It is a pleasant place to go & see some wildlife.

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

My 18 year old daughter loves this place. Animals appear well cared for and the rescue service for the seals is fab. We have visited at least once a year over the past 7 years. Doesn't Change much but you can get a half decent drink and cake after a walk round

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Thank Sarah N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Visited the seal sanctuary and was pleasantly surprised to find a whole lot more inside excellent value at only £8 for an adult ..the staff very helpful and had plenty of time to chat Lovley cafe on site good value

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

My 9 year old with SEN really enjoyed seeing all the animals. Very friendly vegetarian cafe where we had very nice soup and Sandwich. Would recommend. Not just seals.

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