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500 Sea World Dr, San Diego, CA 92109-7904
+1 619-222-4732
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Only at SeaWorld can you get close to dolphins, penguins, sharks and more. See awe-inspiring shows with magnificent killer whales, playful dolphins, humorous sea lions plus an amazing pet show featuring adopted animals. Dive under the sea at Explorer's Reef and touch a crab, shark, or playful cleaner fish. Experience exhilarating rides, roller coasters and water rides. See dozens of amazing attractions. Enjoy fresh California cuisine. Experience this beautiful park located on scenic Mission Bay. SeaWorld is a top-rated, all-age attraction and a must-see for any visit to San Diego. Have unforgettable fun that sparks a passion for wild animals and wild places.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
500 Sea World Dr, San Diego, CA 92109-7904
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Thank you Sea World for the free Teacher Pass! Myself and two other Adapted PE teachers from Murrieta, CA came down for the day over our winter break. We really enjoyed the Dolphin, Sea Lion/Otter shows and the Orca experience! The shows were amazing and...More

Thank Tami M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great time not overly crowded. Staff was very friendly and helpful. We purchased the annual passes as we plan on return. Also a great learning experience.

Thank Ed G
Reviewed 5 days ago

My family loves Sea World, so I re-upped our yearly passes this year and we went over the holiday. My daughter is gluten intolerant, which makes for some difficulties in finding food at some parks. Add in that she is a pescatarian and it makes...More

Thank geopchick
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Loved the dolphins touching...and playful..great mighty orcas show... awesome.msut visit, great food...do take the all day eat food pass

Thank KetanDani79
Reviewed 5 days ago

The treatment of animals at this park is disgusting. I am no extremist when it comes to animal welfare but SeaWorld is just a barbaric money grab. For $100 per person (more than twice as much as the San Diego Zoo) you can walk around...More

1  Thank Jessybear6162
Reviewed 5 days ago

I haven't been since I was a child and just got season passes on special for a very good deal for me, my mom, and 2 younger siblings (11 and 13, boy and girl). My sister and Husband even decided to take advantage of the...More

Thank Kica5
Reviewed 6 days ago

An absolute must! Whether it is the dolphin show, feeding the sea lions (are they loud or what?), watching the pinguins swimming or the orcas slide on the stage - it is mind boggling. We saw the "behind the scenes" with the orcas and enjoyed...More

Thank princesslyka
Reviewed 6 days ago

I am from San Diego so know of all the bad publicity that comes with SeaWorld but they are so much more than this. I go at least twice a year with my sister coming in from Arizona a good 6+ times to visit (her...More

Thank mplant120
Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and I buy season tickets every year for ourselves and our grandchildren ages 3 and 5. We all absolutely love it. Our grandchildren especially love when they can touch the sea life and usually spend an hour just there. The park is beautiful...More

Thank debram714
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everytime we go to Seaworld it is a fun day. Our family has been going to San Diego Seaworld since the park first opened in 1964. We have watched it grow and change over the years and we have never been disappointed. I have been...More

Thank TJennings54
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Dana S
20 January 2018|
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Response from Steve C | Reviewed this property |
Yes. We did, That is, we did everything, we wanted to do. You should probably research all the activity's before you go and make a must do list. I think you can fit all you will want to do in one day. Enjoy! Its a GREAT way... More
31 December 2017|
Response from WayneO111 | Reviewed this property |
yes they have them for rent at guest services.