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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” (535 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
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1 Bell Street, Durban 4001, South Africa
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+27 31 328 8000
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was part of a group of 21 people who went to uShaka Marine World. The assistant to the CEO of this facility was helpful and kind. They gave a substantial discount that allowed us to do the whole of uShaka. The staff at the...More

Thank 166revh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ushaka is a beatiful place. However I think it is small to cater for crowds of holiday people who visit it on December. Parking is a nightmare as space very small. Once you are in the place it is fun especially for those who can...More

Thank makhangenijohannesr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was a fun outing We had lot to do and had a great time The staff was helpful and informative Will go again

Thank HensonA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Large area, wonderful aquarium. Surely st it’s best for families, but worth visiting also for adults.

Thank kirsimarjah
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family spent a lovely day at the aquarium. There is a lot to do, but we found that just looking at the spectacular displays of marine life was more than enough to keep us enthralled for the morning. Our favorite was the turtles, many...More

Thank Donovan S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being a big kid I love the water park, but the aquarium is equally as impressive and is perfect for those winter months. The dolphin and seal shows are great for the kids, while the penguin show is not quite as exciting, although very informative.

Thank Warren P
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

So we decided to go to ushaka marine since my daughter can't remember our last visit o.k., so we decided to buy a combo where u get to go and watch the dolphins show, go and look at different fishes in the fish tank and...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

Plenty of things to do and see, make sure you get in early to enjoy all they have to offer and uShaka Marine World.

Thank BluffTradewinds
Reviewed 17 October 2017

UShaka marine is a fun place to visit. Caters for all ages. My grandchild loved the lizards...my daughters had a lot of fun shopping for sunglasses....safe environment and entertainment galore

Thank Vuyelwa
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed reading up about sharks and watching dissection of shark, which is great for kids to learn, I think it could be a little more useful to explain that sharks are needed in environment and there usefulness in ocean rather than telling us how...More

Thank Gidget2013
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Skuce1977
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
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greatwhite_75
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!
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Maloriegovender
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.
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