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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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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
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“dolphin show” (538 reviews)
“water park” (224 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 21 July 2013

I took my niece and nephew to Ushaka on a visit to SA. the beginning of our visit was blighted because we'd packed a picnic and were not allowed to take it in. When is SA going to get rid of this out dated rule...More

2  Thank Avyharley
Reviewed 20 July 2013

Very nice place to go with children! Try to avoid holiday time or weekends! The best!! Dolphin show! you can spent the whole day there! in summer you also can enjoy the water park.

Thank LauraMaputo
Reviewed 19 July 2013

All you need for a day of entertainment, shopping, restaurants but the most mind blowing place is the aqaurium. Rightfully called nr 2 visit place by Trimpadvisor in Durban.

Thank Jan_Corstens
Reviewed 19 July 2013

Best : Shark GlassCage adventure : safe but terrifying Best : Snorkelling pool . Must must do !!!! Would like to have : Take away prawn dishes - only available in restaurants

Thank Must-see-the-world1
Reviewed 18 July 2013

This is a very worth while attraction to visit if you are in Durban. Dolphins, of course, are impressive and I found myself instantly connecting with the friendly animals. The aquarium, scened as an abandoned ship has a number of very interesting species, but the...More

Thank NGarcia65
Reviewed 15 July 2013

We enjoyed uShaka a lot. The dolphin- and seal shows was really entertaining for the kids. There is a lot to do and see. People working at the aquarium was friendly and helpful. Diving in the shark tanks was really nice except the goggles leak...More

Thank 561Heleen
Reviewed 13 July 2013

This is a large beach complex with a small shopping area, lots of places to eat and a very good aquarium. The place is clean, beautiful and, in my opinion, the best place to spend a day in Durban.

Thank Marcelo S
Reviewed 10 July 2013

The aquarium is wonderful. For families, a day out at the water park with slides and rides is great fun! The beach area (no cost for entry) is one of the better places in Durban.

Thank Greg W
Reviewed 9 July 2013

A definite must see for young and old alike! Dolphin show is amazing! Staff so helpful and friendly! Makes for a lovely family day out!

Thank Collete L
Reviewed 8 July 2013

My 4 and 6 year old loved the the dolphin show. The water slides and boats were also a big hit. Even I enjoyed playing in the water with the kids.

Thank Dineo_m
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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.