News Update for Spring 2017

Boat Experience

Leaving direct from the Scottish SEA LIFE Sanctuary, the Sea Explorer runs boat trips every Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Friday to take in spectacular scenery and stunning wildlife from 10th April to 1st September 2017.

Look out for other wildlife such as birds of prey or otters on the shore. Boat Experience
For just £22 per adult and £16 per child you will get entry to the Sanctuary plus a half hour (30 minutes) boat trip out to the local seal colony to see wild seals in their natural habitat! See if you can spot any pups! So why not click here to Book your boat trip.

The Boat´s fully qualified (and very often amusing) skippers will offer a full interactive tour with information on history, folklore and wildlife.

Latest Landscaping!

The latest landscaping work was completed at the end of February 2017, visitors were asked to keep off the lawn for 3 weeks, this was ready in time for Easter!

During the Spring and Summer it will be lovely to have a picnic here! Latest Landscaping!

If you find a Seal in the Wild

During the pupping season, if you are visiting the coast around Scotland, you may well see newborn pups, can we remind you that these pups may look cute, but they have sharp teeth that carry harmful bacterial.
Also keep your dogs on leads when near seals. Seals in the wild
Click here to find out what to do if you discover a seal pup that is in distress or alone.

Please...DO keep your distance; Do Not attempt to handle the pup; Do Not attempt to put the pup in the sea; Do Not ignore the situation; Do call the Sanctuary on 01631 720386 or tell an appropriate organisation.

The Animal Care Team are on call around the clock to race to the rescue of seal pups in trouble anywhere around the coast.
Seal Experience?

Would you like to interact with the beautiful resident seals, Pippa, Lora, Macey and Boo, during your visit?

Click here for more details, the link will take you through to Merlin Entertainments´ official Scottish SEA LIFE Sanctuary website.

To avoid disappointment, please contact the Sanctuary direct on 01631 720386 prior to booking your Seal Experience to make sure there are places available. Remember Only two people per feeding session.
Seal Experience
Breakfast with the Seals
Cereal is so last year - vote FISH this breakfast time and join the resident seals on a unique experience that you´ll never forget!
Click here for more information.

Animal Adoptions
A special way to honour a birthday, special occasion or to commemorate the life of a loved one, while supporting an important cause.

Help us to maintain first class animal care at SEA LIFE.
Click here for more details.
Animal Adoptions
Latest Leaflet

Click here to download a printer friendly pdf version of the Sanctuary´s latest leaflet.

Opening Hours
During Spring & Summer the Sanctuary´s will be open from 10am until 5pm with last entry at 4pm.
Front Entrance

Save Money on your Entrance Tickets
Don´t forget to purchase your entrance tickets for single admission tickets, family tickets, group tickets, school bookings, etc., on-line in advance and Save Money. Plus you can also purchase SEA LIFE Annual Passes and Merlin Annual Passes.

When you click here or on the button right, it will take you through to Merlin Entertainments´ official Scottish SEA LIFE Sanctuary website for the Best Price Guarantee.
A Frequent Question: I´m on holiday in the area and can´t print my entrance tickets.

Answer: If you cannot bring a print out of your confirmation email then please make sure you write down the booking reference number and bring this with you along with some ID and the card used to make the booking.

This news update has been put together by volunteers/supporters of the Scottish SEA LIFE Sanctuary.