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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” (522 reviews)
“water park” (223 reviews)
“whole family” (137 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
1 Bell Street, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 328 8000
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Everything a tourist want is here. Surfers, divers, runners, bikers...can find what there need. After sports relax.

Thank Roberto M
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Unique experience of penguin and seal shows, enjoyed their performance. Verity of souvenir shops and restaurants.

Thank RajeshRMehta
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Dolphins were a wonderful experience. The rest of the place is a disaster. Most of the gates were locked so there was no way to get from one place to another without walking for miles. Also the Aquarium has a horrible vibe and one is...More

Thank mariannenolting
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

I had a few hours to kill when in Durban for work. This was perfect to do. Nice park although the swimming pool was out for renovation, but hey it was off season after all.

Thank Jeroen V
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Good place and lots of excitement for the family and children. Also good experience to interact with the dolphins.

Thank roynaicker
Reviewed 13 July 2017

My only advice to you: Come with a fat wallet! You can enjoy this activity without anything more than the steep entrance fee. The aquarium is the nicest I've seen around the world. The dolphin show and seal show are delightful. There is a tiny...More

1  Thank Kahmiela A
Reviewed 12 July 2017

It's a nice place to take the kids for great fun in the sun Take lots,of sun block though as can burn

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This theme park offers so much for the entire family in one location. great value for money and ample and safe parking with great drinks & food near by.

Thank ashilsingh1
Reviewed 12 July 2017

I would definitely recommend uShaka to all ages, for the activities on offer bring out the child in all of us and if one doesn't want to be too energetic you will definitely be entertained by the shows on offer.

Thank LilacMax
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

It's not just an aquarium- which is beautifully created, has fantastic displays and wonderfully innovative tanks. It has animal encounters with dolphins, seals and penguins and the most fun shows. It's not just a water park with some slides it has water chill out rides...More

1  Thank 346kim
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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.