Blue Reef Aquarium, Hastings

Rock-a-Nore Road, Hastings, East Sussex, TN34 3DW

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Blue Reef Aquarium, Hastings

About

Blue Reef reopens on 4 July. Please check before travelling and book ahead if you can. 

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Take the ultimate undersea safari at Blue Reef Aquarium. Enjoy incredibly close encounters with seahorses, native sharks, giant octopus and hundreds of amazing aquatic creatures. At the aquarium’s heart is a giant ocean display - walk through an underwater tunnel and come face to face with shoals of colourful fish.

Visit today and explore the Jungle Room housing exotic snakes and curious bearded dragons. Face your fears and get hands on with the reptiles during daily animal encounters.

Blue Reef also offers informative, entertaining talks and feeding displays throughout the day so there’s plenty to do during your visit
Book online to save 20% on your ticket at bluereefaquarium.co.uk/hastings
 
Discover Hastings three in one super saver ticket!
 
From April to November visit Blue Reef Aquarium, Smugglers Adventure AND Hastings Castle with the super saver ticket saving you 25%! Available to purchase on the door at any of the three locations and valid for seven days. T’s and C’s apply.

Super Saver Ticket Price List:

Adult £18.45;  Child £14.33;  Concession £16.69;  Family 4 - £61.80  Family 5 - £76.13

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult ticket£10.25 per ticket
10+ prebooked£5.95 per ticket
60+ years or student£9.00 per ticket
Child 3-13 yrs£7.95 per ticket
Disabled/Carer£7.50 per ticket
Family 2a + 2c£32.40 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

3.5 of 5 stars
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      147
    • Very Good
      220
    • Average
      174
    • Poor
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    Recent Reviews:

    • Karen S
      Kent
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Fantastic afternoon
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 26th October 2020
      I took my 2 children 8 & 11 here yesterday and we had a fantastic afternoon. We booked online which was a very easy process & the prices were extremely reasonable. They’ve managed all the Covid... Read full review
    • Richard_Heaps
      Broadstairs, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Good little aquarium
      4 of 5 stars
      Monday, 26th October 2020
      Nice little aquarium with a wide range of fish and other marine life well displayed with lots of information, and of course the walk-through tunnel with two small sharks. Also a small reptile area... Read full review
    • Hayley2233
      Oxted, United Kingdom
      Avoid if you don’t want to risk COVID
      3 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 31st October 2020
      Decent exhibits on display and friendly staff. HOWEVER, terrible for social distancing- advice to mgmt have a staff member counting those in the reptile house - there were 18 in there when I walked... Read full review

    Map & Directions

    Public Transport Directions

    Nearest station is Hastings. Exit station and follow Havelock Road to seafront, walk east (left) along the seafront for 0.5 miles. Look for  black net-huts and walk along Rock-a-Nore Road to Blue Reef on the right.

    Facilities

    Accessibility

    • Guide Dogs Permitted - Not in restaurant
    • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
    • Ramp/Level Access
    • Wheelchair user accessible - For wheelchair users, please note there are seven steps up and down to the underwater tunnel.

    Audio Commentary in Foreign Languages

    • French audio guide
    • German audio guide

    Catering

    • On-Site cafe/restaurant - On-Site cafe/restaurant - Small Coffee Shop serving drinks, hot and cold food ice cream and cakes.

    Establishment Features

    • Toilets

    Parking & Transport

    • Parking (charge)

    Payment Methods

    • Approx length of visit - 01:00
    • Delta accepted
    • Groups Accepted - Groups of 30+ are advised to pre-book.
    • Maestro Accepted
    • MasterCard accepted
    • Max group size - 100
    • Min group size - 10
    • Solo accepted
    • Special group rates
    • TIC Staff Admitted Free
    • Visa accepted

    Provider Preferences

    • Indoor Attraction
    • No Smoking Attraction

    Specialist Features

    • Family Fun
    • Marketed Towards Children
    • Marketed Towards Families
    • Marketed towards student/youth

    Tours and Demonstrations

    • Demonstrations Given
    • Educational Visits Accepted

    Opening Times

    2020 opening hours (1 July 2020 - 31 Oct 2020)
    DayTimes
    Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00
    Bank HolidayOpen

    * General Opening Text

    Video

    • Blue Reef Aquarium

    Special Offers

    • Save 10% (per person, up to 6 people per card. Excludes vouchers & group bookings).
      Full details here: https://1066local.com

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    Awards

    • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2020

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