LED Aquarium Hoods

Our LED aquarium hoods are an essential addition to any aquarium lighting system for improved brightness and quality.
  • Our LED aquarium hoods are an essential addition to any aquarium lighting system for improved brightness and quality.
  • 24" x 12" LED Aquarium Hoods
  • 30" x 12" LED Aquarium Hoods
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Show off your shimmer! Now it is easier than ever to get energy-efficient LED lighting on your aquarium. These full aquarium hoods use an integrated LED Light to create shimmering light in your aquarium. 

  • LED Aquarium Light integrates into sleek, modern hood
  • White LEDs for Day Light and Blue LEDs for Night Light 
  • 3-position switch: On/Off/Blue
  • One-year performance warranty

Marineland® offers three sizes of the LED Aquarium Hoods, which fit most manufacturers’ aquariums on the market today. The LED Aquarium Light snaps into the sleek, contemporary aquarium hood, and is protected by a clear lens that is removable for cleaning. 

Each LED Aquarium Hood comes with at least two sets of frame clips that allow the hood to be attached to the aquarium frame. The frame clips provide easy access to the aquarium while feeding or performing maintenance. 

The Marineland LED Aquarium Hoods are easy to setup, easy to operate, and easy to maintain. The feeding door at the front of the hood is removable to provide easy access to the aquarium for feeding. If left in, lift the hood to feed. There is ample space toward the back of the hood for accessories such as heaters and airline tubing. Using a larger filter? Cut out the marked filter panel on the back of the hood to fit. 


  • Long lasting, Energy efficient - saves money on your electric bill
  • No mercury in LEDs, making them better for the environment than traditional aquarium lighting
  • Daylight LEDs create a shimmering light that mimics the natural underwater effect of sunlight
  • Nightlight LEDs allow for nighttime enjoyment of the aquarium
  • 3-position switch: On, Blue, Off
  • Hinged for easy access
LED Aquarium Hoods is rated 2.0 out of 5 by 25.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Not sure yet I bought one in July 2015 and by May 2016 it was flickering. I contacted Marineland customer service, asked about the 1 year warranty and they shipped one out immediately, no questions asked. Hopefully this one past a little longer 0. It's great when it works maybe they could improve longevity.
Date published: 2016-07-11
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Light Setup Is Beautiful Til It Fails I've replaced these twice and now it needs done AGAIN. Ridiculous.
Date published: 2016-03-18
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Awful Lighting This hood didn't last a year. The lights starting flickering in and out, the switch had to be delicately centered just right or the lights wouldn't come on at all, and the hinges broke within 6 months. Will not purchase again.
Date published: 2016-03-16
Rated 1 out of 5 by from NOT A GOOD PRODUCT FOR THE PRICE Light failed before a year due to rust inside the light switch.
Date published: 2016-03-02
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Not worth the money I purchased two and with in a few months of use, in each the white light started blinking on and off like a strobe light. No more LED for me. Back to good old fluorescent.
Date published: 2015-12-02
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Not Built for Aquarium Moisture Light failed just after one year due to rust inside the light switch: The switch would no longer move between on/off/blue. Initially not a big deal, as it finally froze in the on position, and we simply hooked it to a timer. After another couple months, however, the light quit altogether due to rust in the plug at the light, itself. This product is not built to handle the moisture inherent in an aquarium environment, and it makes me suspect of other Marineland products.
Date published: 2015-07-02
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Would be great if these lights could be repaired this light and hood combination came on a 20 gallon Marineland tank setup I purchase from Petsmart. the light works OK it's only good for a freshwater aquarium it definitely should not be used for saltwater unless you just have a few fish. the light is bright but not overly bright I really actually liked it when it worked but within a year three different LED lights have gone out and only two blue lights still work there is no way to repair it there is no bulbs to replace you just simply have to throw away something else in the trash and buy another one. when looking at LED lights look at the life span in hours and divided by the number of hours of daily use and you'll see this one really not designed to last very long.
Date published: 2015-03-11
Rated 3 out of 5 by from A good general purpose hood. My cat has a love/hate relationship with the 30 gallon version of this hood. She likes the broad surface to sit on and chase the blue gourami but she hates the splashing from the Bio wheel filter. As for me I like it for the most part but one of the hinge clips snapped just a week after installation making opening the hood a two handed operation. Overall a good buy for the money but I'm not sure I'd buy the same again.
Date published: 2015-03-06
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I need just the plastic lens cover that goes over top of the LED light bar.  What is the part number for that and can it be bought separately?

Asked by: Kitner78
No, it cannot, as we don't sell it, but I will contact you for your information so we can send one to you.BREX
Answered by: BREX
Date published: 2016-08-15

I ordered the 10 gallon hood because of the advertised perforated filter hole extension. Other hoods just don't have a large enough hole. Well, I got the hood and it doesn't have any perforations to make the hole bigger... Options?

Asked by: Katmarie_14
The 10 gallon has an opening for a filter, but does not have the extended portion. Only the larger hoods have that extension. If you wish to use a larger filter than this hood will not work for you, unfortunately. I would recommend returning it for a glass canopy which has a plastic 2" strip along the back that you can cut to whatever length you prefer or need.BREX
Answered by: BREX
Date published: 2016-08-10

What is the opening size for filter?

Asked by: Mary Lou
That depends on which size you are interested in purchasing. The 10 gallon is 6-3/4" long, 2.5" deep.BREX
Answered by: BREX
Date published: 2016-08-05

I inquired a moment ago about filter opening; I neglected to inform you my tank size. It's for a 10 gallon aquarium. 

Asked by: Mary Lou
6-1/2" x 2-3/4"BREX
Answered by: BREX
Date published: 2016-08-04

I bought 2 of these hoods within the last year and one is flickering so bad it will not work.  What are my options as the rest of the hood is fine. 

Asked by: wilkie
If it was purchased within the past year, it is under warranty. Simply give us a call at 1-800-526-0650 and speak with a representative. Have your purchase date and/or lot code from the lighting portion of the hood ready to provide to the representative. BREX
Answered by: BREX
Date published: 2016-07-22

What size is the cut out for the filter on the 24" x 12" led hood?

Asked by: Seth1234
The cut out is approximately 8" wide and 2" deep, however, it can be increased in length.BREX
Answered by: BREX
Date published: 2016-07-06

Do you sell an improved replacement LED insert module? I've had the 30 inch hood for 18 months but the LED module no longer works. I'm guessing the humidity corroded the contacts, since rust appears on that part.

Asked by: French Guy Bob
Yes, we do. It is item 32996. It is sold through local fish stores, pet specialty stores like Petsmart and Petco, and online, through various vendors. We do not sell direct, unfortunately.BREX
Answered by: BREX
Date published: 2016-06-21

I need to buy the plastic that covers between hood and water under light to keep light dry.

Asked by: Cbr2
This is called the lens cover and is not sold separately. We would be happy to send one to you though, free of charge. I will email you.BREX
Answered by: BREX
Date published: 2016-06-07
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