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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
  • 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 25 November 2012

We arrived at the park - six adults aged between 21& 60 - we were impressed by the layout & choice of things to do - on the wildlife front during the day we managed to see the penguin feeding & enjoyed an interesting conversation...More

Reviewed 23 November 2012

The Ushaka marine world is a place where you can drop your teenage kids with confidence, this seems to be the place where all the local kids gather, the beach area in front of Ushaka is neat clean with all types of restaurants, and entertainment...More

Thank 312595Apollo47
Reviewed 21 November 2012

The dolphin show is really worth the wait and the wet and wild section is designed for all ages. there are small pools for the little kids as well as a separate section so that they feel safe and secure. Food is available in the...More

Thank Lovetotravel706
Reviewed 19 November 2012

Good layout. Great for the family. Good variety of fish and other sea life. Glass for viewing is a nice size. Great to combine this with the ushaka wetnwild and get you out the sun on a hot day.

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 17 November 2012

There are lots of things to do both for children and adults, we enjoyed the sundowners at Mojo's, walked along the long beach, enjoyed some live music, lots of clubs nearby

Thank Nthabeleng M
Reviewed 15 November 2012

This place offers great variety: dolphin and seal shows, a magnifiecent world class aquarium and a fun water world where you can spend a day in the sun.

Thank Tortoise07
Reviewed 11 November 2012

My review is only for the aquarium, as I didn't go to Wet n Wild: I absolutely loved my trip around Ushaka. We caught the dolphin show and the seal show, and both were fun interesting - though obviously aimed at kids - though the...More

Thank Jess G
Reviewed 9 November 2012

Went recently (end Oct) with 6yr old daughter only to find early week pools and slides etc closed and that the 'Kidsworld' area closed and very few animal shows. entry fee was still R220 for 1A +1C basically this was for the aquarium - all...More

Thank Megan96
Reviewed 9 November 2012

Great place. good waterpark. nice shops. they have lot of activities, aquarium and stuff for the kids etc. good to spend a full day picnic.

Thank RajatBMumbai (Bombay)
Reviewed 7 November 2012

Don't go to uShaka world! The place is being run into the ground which is a shame because it used to be a good day out! It is an expensive rip-off R450 for 2 adults and 2 children and the only indoor restaurant worth visiting...More

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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.