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 โ€“ into a safe, secure and clean environment that resonates the sound of fun, laughter and the spirit of togetherness.

  • Perfect place for having fun and relaxing We had a good day there. Relaxed atmosphere. The slides are the best but the Aquarium is good too! Have to see the... read more


    Breathtaking Aquarium & tons of fun on the slides! I will be honest, I'm not a fan of water parks. Usually I'll stick to the paddling pools with my little one. However... read more

    Belinda A

    Aquarium inside a Sunken Ship What a thrilling walk around inside a sunken ship that made the experience all the more authentic....you name it... you can sea it...... read more


    The Aquarium is really something special Whether you are a local or foreign tourist, a visit to the greater Durban area cannot be complete without visiting U-Shaka marine world.... read more

  • Under water I enjoyed watching at the different type of fish and some snakes at uShaka, enjoyed buffet lunch in an old ship, traditional dancer,... read more


    Never been that close to a shark or a stingray Surrounded by tanks full of fish, including sharks and stingrays, is a visit there quite an experience. I attended a cocktail party there... read more


    Lovely Ushaka! The Ushaka Marine proved to be one of the best places I've visited on a business trip. It was such a great experience... read more


    Great place for an outing Great place for couples with a variety of restaurants to choose from this can be an ideal venue for your next date, along... read more


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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.


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 โ€š 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 Cafรฉ. 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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