Welcome to uShaka Marine World - Durban, South Africa
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Welcome to uShaka Marine World

uShaka is situated on Durban’s Golden Mile, in South Africa. We bring together cultures, like no other place in Africa – into a safe, secure and clean environment that resonates the sound of fun, laughter and the spirit of togetherness.

  • Great Entertainment My first visit to uShaka Marine World, very impressed. If there are young children what a great way to keep them occupied... read more

    Lilly1510
    3/17/2020

    uShaka is worth a trip It's something we wanted to do while on holiday. It was very clean and not too busy which is a plus. ... read more

    Ruandup88
    3/16/2020

    Fabulous aquarium displays! We spent a good three hours at UShaka during our first day in Durban and were simply blown away by the wonderful tanks... read more

    tingasiki
    3/09/2020

    Lots of fun for the whole family Aside from the main aquarium, Ushaka has a number of attractions for the whole family, such as kiddies pool and slides, adult pool... read more

    SALMA D
    3/06/2020
  • Pretty much the safest place to be in Durban. Everyone warns tourists to stay in the tourist areas and don't venture out by yourself. Definitely don't go out in the evening... read more

    Orphan L
    3/06/2020

    Excellent place to spend all day! The whole complex is worth visiting.
    We went without our teenage kids, but still enjoyed.
    We did cage diving to see the sharks, we...
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    Laura V
    3/03/2020

    This is brilliant a must to see This is by far the best aquarium that we have seen anywhere in the world and you do not have to go to... read more

    cr159
    3/02/2020

    Excellent The best place to be is at ushaka. Great service from all the attending staff. The aquarium was love, enjoyed seeing the... read more

    alicialaurelvand2020
    3/02/2020
  • Worth visiting We were a group of 20 Mauritians who visited ushaka Marine World last Sunday. The concept is great as the aquarium lies in... read more

    552krishnas
    3/02/2020

    Amazing place We had an amazing time at Ushaka. There is a lot to do with the whole family. From the aquarium, to dolphin show... read more

    Buki O
    3/01/2020

    Family and friends Ushaka marine life is amazing and unique. There is pool parties, fish aquariums , things to buy and probably eat .It's amazing.There's... read more

    Quest18806582894
    2/29/2020

    Great experience! Amazing experience lots of activities and very useful knowledge shared,definitely coming back and sharing

    ddtoyer6
    2/23/2020
  • The dolphins Friendly service, enjoyed my day out thoroughly and will definitely be back. I miss Durbs already. Enjoyed the village walk.

    Inspiration786149
    2/21/2020

    Dolphins, seals and Penguins Opted for the less adventurous, and dry option of busting the shows and aquarium. A discount is offered to OAPs. Excellent dolphin show,... read more

    PKH624
    2/20/2020

    great had a lot of fun hear. so many activities. kids had plenty to do. looking forward to furture visit next time

    giftduben
    2/17/2020

    A must See Attraction in Durban As Grandparents, we took our young a Grand child to unshakable Marine World. It was a lovely wonderful experience ; she loved the... read more

    28bevh
    2/14/2020
  • A wonderful aquarium along Durban's Indian Ocean Marine World has a great aquarium where large and small fish and sea animals are very close. The design is worh a special... read more

    JL45
    2/13/2020

    We had a great time, if you're not wanting to get wet there is a still a ton to do!
    Like the gondolas,...
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    Chris Maslanko
    2/12/2020

    Marine day After visiting Wet n wild you should go to Ushaka marine world. Its huge and their are so many different kinds of marine... read more

    JamieD2602
    2/11/2020

    Appreciate environment Spent an enjoyable day. Saw Dolphin show, Seal Show and great exhibitions of fish in recreated natural environment. Very clean well maintained facility.... read more

    vernonv435
    2/09/2020

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FOOD AND BEVERAGE

Cargo Hold

Dine with the sharks in the celebrated Cargo Hold Restaurant, one of Durban’s most spectacular settings, offering the most unique sophisticated ambiance.

Wahooz

If you’re looking for the prefect spot to enjoy a cocktail, soaking up the sun with sound of the waves crashing a short distance from you, or a place to have that family breakfast catch-up time, then look no further than Wahooz on the Promenade.

Take Aways

Get a bite-on-the-move inside Sea World, Wet ‘n Wild or Sea Animal Encounters Island. We have a few outlets ready to serve you delicious take aways.

Situated inside Wet & Wild, Wahooz take away provides fun family food! With burgers, ribs, fish and combos on the menu ‚ it’s the perfect quick bite!
Situated inside Sea World, Gambits provides a range of hot dogs, burgers, steak rolls! Easy food on the go!
Located at the hull of the Phantom Ship inside Sea World, The Anchor Hold offers the most magnificent setting, surrounded by the snorkel lagoon and various open water tanks. Offering a host of healthy alternatives, such as a range of salads. The Anchor Hold also allows one to have a fabulous picnic!
Located at the bottom of the Phantom Ship at the entrance to the Aquarium lies the Ocean Café. A small and intimate coffee bar, beneath Misty the Whale, allows you to block the world out and sink into the serenity of the Ocean’s wonders…

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