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Address: 500 SeaWorld Drive, San Diego, CA 92109-7904
Phone Number: +1 800-257-4268
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10:00 - 18:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 05:00
Mon - Fri 10:00 - 17:00
Sat 10:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
Description:

Only at SeaWorld can you get close to dolphins, penguins, sharks and more....

Only at SeaWorld can you get close to dolphins, penguins, sharks and more. See awe-inspiring shows with magnificent killer whales, playful dolphins, humorous sea lions plus an amazing pet show featuring adopted animals. Dive under the sea at Explorer's Reef and touch a crab, shark, or playful cleaner fish. Experience exhilarating rides, roller coasters and water rides. See dozens of amazing attractions. Enjoy fresh California cuisine. Experience this beautiful park located on scenic Mission Bay. SeaWorld is a top-rated, all-age attraction and a must-see for any visit to San Diego. Have unforgettable fun that sparks a passion for wild animals and wild places.

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Awesome day!

What a great day! We were at several theme parks in So Cal(including Disney)and this was probably the best. We paid the parking had a long walk up to the door and had to wait... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Saskatoon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a great day! We were at several theme parks in So Cal(including Disney)and this was probably the best. We paid the parking had a long walk up to the door and had to wait about 25 min in line for tickets. They did have some ticket kiosks but they wouldn't do the free kids ticket promotion that was on... More 

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Cottage Grove, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

5 stars means that we had a wonderful experience; we had such a nice time that I think everyone should make a point of stopping here. We purchased the Go San Diego Carrd (from smartdestinations.com) which provided free admission here. We enjoyed our visit here more than the previous days spent at the San Diego Zoo and LEGOLAND. The live... More 

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Thank EngelkingCGMN
Leicestershire, UK
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was the family's favourite attraction, especially the dolphin and whale show. Really is a must see.

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Thank archibald75
San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We loved all of the shows. The rides were good too. The best part is the animals! It is just amazing seeing the human and animal interaction. No animatronics here.

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Thank ILobeBaja
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

When one thinks "Sea World" you think Whale and Dolphin shows. I remember riding large sea turtles 45 years ago when I visited as a child. I have fond memories of it. However, when we visited this year with our teen-aged sons, they were bored. There are not enough entertaining, high-octane rides for teens to remain entertained for the price... More 

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Thank DeDee M
San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I took my two nieces and sister to visit Sea World over the holiday season. It's decorated beautifully, with many photo opportunities to capture the essence of the season. The shows were awesome, the rides were a HIT with the girls. We were there in the early evening (after dark) but the light displays made navigating the park easy. We... More 

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Thank Gowzer
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We had an awesome day visiting Seaworld, we enjoyed the shows and rides. We loved all the animals, specially the pinguins. Very recommended for families with kids.

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Thank Guisela M
Calgary
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

There is something for everyone! Although we live in Canada we try to come as often as possible. My daughter loved it at 2 years and still loves it at 6 years. I love it too! The shows are entertaining and well done. We really enjoy the interactive pools and the rides too. Even if it seems pricey (especially for... More 

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Thank ToyasMom
Seattle, Washington
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18 reviews
12 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Park is clean and well maintained. Great kids area and rides. Dolphin, Killer whale, and pets shows are outstanding. Artic station is my favorite place because of Belugas. Only positive experience. The food was great and fresh, not overpriced.

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Thank Mayank G
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took our kids here for the first time over Thanksgiving! It has been 20 years since I have been here and it is just as amazing I remember it! The shows are spectacular, and the exhibits for the animals are wonderful! I recommend investing in VIP parking if you have small children. The little extra in parking to get... More 

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