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Oceanarium Explorer

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| Puerto Castillo, 35610 Caleta de Fuste, Antigua, Fuerteventura, Spain
+34 928 54 76 87
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I visited last year and the people who ran it were lovely. If the animals didn't want to work they... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michelle W
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Daughter had photo of sea lion kissing her. They are quick so get camera ready. Good value for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Julie M
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The Oceanarium Explorer in Caleta de Fuste´s marina, offer a wide range of activities and excursions. You can swim and interact with our 2 resident sealions, Debbie and Donna. We have whale & dolphin safaris. There are daily deep sea fishing trips. We have a 75ft catamaran offering sailing excursions with lunch, drinks, snorkelling and jet ski all included. There is jet ski hire and also pedal boat & kayak hire. We also have a huge old pirate boat for kids to play aboard.
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“sea lions” (122 reviews)
“pirate ship” (30 reviews)
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| Puerto Castillo, 35610 Caleta de Fuste, Antigua, Fuerteventura, Spain
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+34 928 54 76 87
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"sea lions"
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"glass bottom boat"
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"pirate ship"
in 30 reviews
"fish food"
in 14 reviews
"feed the fish"
in 22 reviews
"fish swimming"
in 7 reviews
"once in a lifetime"
in 8 reviews
"photos taken"
in 9 reviews
"boat trip"
in 14 reviews
"children and adults"
in 5 reviews
"life jackets"
in 6 reviews
"amazing experience"
in 10 reviews
"great value for money"
in 8 reviews
"great fun"
in 15 reviews
"jet ski"
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"kiss"
in 67 reviews
"seal"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited last year and the people who ran it were lovely. If the animals didn't want to work they were not forced to. If they didn't want to perform for the masses they didn't have to. However this year my daughter and her friend...More

2  Thank Michelle W
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Daughter had photo of sea lion kissing her. They are quick so get camera ready. Good value for money. Very friendly ladies.

Thank Julie M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a little show on the harbour the sea lion Davy is very clever there are also boat rides in an underwater boat to see the marine life

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Reviewed 1 week ago

we hired a car and went all over island beautiful scenery and lots to see beaches were lovely and clean .

Thank tam365
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you very much for the friendly service. Fantastic atmosphere. For kissing seals and a wonderful experience, swimming with seals. Aleksandra, you are a wonderful person. Take care of the seal and see you next year. Izabela and Tadeusz

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went on the dolphin and whale trip. Unfortunately didn't see any but was a lovely boat ride. The staff all very professional and helpful

Thank Carol B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I personally think that the harbour is too built up for the boat now as the range of fish you see is terrible. Only for the captain throwing fish food to the side I doubt we'd have seen anything. Quite a let down even for...More

Thank DublinMum
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Reviewed 3 June 2018

We loved seeing all the various fish & sea lions performing their tricks they were amazing & adorable.

1  Thank Gren T
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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

I visited fuertaventura about 6 years ago and these poor sea lions are still stuck in the same spot, the enclosure has got a little bigger however I still felt it was too small. The staff were rude and totally disinterested in speaking to you...More

4  Thank Newforest86
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

We took the opportunity to swim with the sea lions and were not disappointed. The staff were friendly, helpful and knew what they were talking about. The trainer loves her job and you can tell she loves the sea lions. She told us she'd worked...More

1  Thank Andi L
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Katie0885
17 July 2018|
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Response from shellyjane23 | Reviewed this property |
I’m not the strongest of swimmers but they just give you and life jacket :) you just need to know how to move init x
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Sarah M
21 April 2018|
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Response from dws1950 | Reviewed this property |
Honestly dont know ..But observing the number of children using it ..AFFORDABLE SURPRISE YOURSELF AND TURN UP IN YOUR COSTUMES...enjoy
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Lorna W
4 March 2018|
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Response from Nicola S | Reviewed this property |
No. Definitely not! It's very steep narrow steps going down to the sitting area. I personally thought it was a complete waste of money, as there are only small windows to look out and you can't see much. I never saw one... More
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