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uShaka Marine World

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1 Bell Street, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 328 8000
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US$ 51.62*
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A uniquely African marine theme park, uShaka Marine World offers guests an unforgettable experience. uShaka Marine World is composed of uShaka Sea World, uShaka Wet 'n Wild, uShaka Kids World, uShaka Village Walk, Dangerous Creatures, Chimp & Zee Rope Adventure Park, Sea Animal Encounters Island & uShaka Beach. Park Tickets available on the uShaka Website
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“dolphin show” (530 reviews)
“water park” (222 reviews)
“water world” (74 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
1 Bell Street, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 328 8000
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was a bit sceptical about going to Ushaka as part of our family breakaway to Durban, but what a treat it was! The dolphin show was wonderful and the aquarium simply just magical. We ran from porthole to porthole just as excitedly as our 3-yr...More

Thank karengibbsfourie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was there maybe 4 Times now. If you have not been there you must go. But I will not go again 1st time very nice the kids also enjoy it allot. It was in June so the swim park was not so busy so...More

Thank Riaan V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing place to be at , it's so refreshing and peaceful definitely coming back the people around they so friendly and helpful.

Thank KingPetuniaThandiwe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ushaka is a great family destination even if you not inclined to the water as there are other activities for one to engage in or u could just relax around the water park. There's great eating places for when you get hungry and there's places...More

Thank Shoaib_Bissessur
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Experience dolphins in the environment where they belong—the wild. The place was well designed to receive tourists and automatic guide to ethical dolphins and other marine watching. the place allows children to play, take pictures, and get delicious sea food while experiencing the healthy breath...More

Thank Sylvester E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The aquarium is a worthwhile visit but the area around it is pretty run down which makes it unpleasant to visit. Once inside though, it's got a great variety of activities that aren't too exorbitantly priced!

Thank Weeball
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We swam, eat, danced in the water we had fun. The place is so safe.The shops you name them they are all there for you.

Thank michellecP5357FS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the most enjoyable time at Ushaka Marine World. Kids enjoyed the slides and spent most of the day in the water. Definitely a 'must do'.

Thank 558nalinim
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Durban’s ultimate destination... for fun, sun and learning, there isn’t likely a better match that totally sums up what an attraction Durban is. The ocean delivered to you, sea creatures in your face, and they are constantly in carnival party mode throughout the year. One...More

Thank Wavell C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting uShaka Marine World is something all tourists should do. It is not special nor anything close to the atmosphere and feel one experiences when one visits other world renowned marine parks. The thought that went behind the park was a great one but the...More

Thank travelguy511
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29 August 2017|
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Response from uShakaMarineWorld | Property representative |
Hello Skuce :) Unfortunately we do not allow food and drink into the park (Wet 'n Wild and Sea World), although baby food is permitted and on another note you are able to take food from Village Walk outlets into Kids World... More
14 October 2016|
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Response from uShakaMarineWorld | Property representative |
Hello greatewhite_75 It is really up to you but it can be done in half a day :) Have a splashing day!
15 June 2016|
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Response from Loshni N | Reviewed this property |
No food and drinks allowed in, however there are great resturants to choose from. you can picnic anywhere inside the waterworld, there are some shady areas thats good for picnics.