Sea Life Benalmadena

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Sea Life Benalmadena

Sea Life Benalmadena is an aquarium situated in Benalmádena, Malaga in Andalusia, Spain. The sea life centre is owned by Merlin Entertainments, who owns a number of theme parks, sea life centres and other entertainment facilities around Europe.

If you ever wanted to touch a starfish and watch sharks swim and explore the amazing underwater tunnels plus 36 displays including rays and giant turtles as well as over 2,000 creatures, Sea Life Benalmadena is the place for you.

Every day around 11:00 AM and 4.00 PM there are organised activities and games such as fun with balloons, face painting and information about the sea life creatures. if you would like to see the animals getting feed visit the aquarium at 11 AM, 1 PM, 3.30 PM and 5.30 PM to watch the otters, at 2 PM octopus and at 3.30 PM seahorses. you can also feed the rays for two euros extra. Every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday you can watch the sharks getting feed.

Planning to visit the aquarium? it is highly recommended to book online in advance as the tickets purchased over the internet are a lot cheaper and you can pick a day that the aquarium has featured talks and events happening.

Sea Life Benalmadena
Sea Life Benalmadena Flickr photography credited to Luis Polo

Contact Information

Telephone: +34 952 56 01 50 | Official Website | Email: |

How to get there

  • By Bus: The bus route 110 stops in Benalmadena Costa.
  • By Train: The nearest train station is EL PINILLO and from there, it’s 20 minutes walk, however, we recommend you get a taxi from the train station.

The aquarium is suitable for the disabled.

Opening Hours

Monday 10:00 AM – 5:30 PM
Tuesday 10:00 AM – 5:30 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM – 5:30 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM – 5:30 PM
Friday 10:00 AM – 5:30 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM – 5:30 PM
Sunday 10:00 AM – 5:30 PM

Closed on christmas day, 25th of december.


Ticket Type Online Prices On the Door Prices
Happy Hour Ticket From €9.50 Adult: €16 Child: €13
Standard Ticket From €12.50 Adult: €16 Child: €13
Sea Life plus Bioparc From €21.50 Adult: €36.50 Child: €28.50
Sea Life plus Crocodile Park From €19 Adult: €32 Child €25

More Tickets Available via the Official Website


  • Province: Province of Malaga.
  • 30 tanks in nine different rooms.
  • Opened in 1995.


Address: Puerto deportivo, s/n, 29630 Benalmadena Costa, Malaga, Spain | Coordinates: 36.59885°N 4.514074°W

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