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Address: 500 SeaWorld Drive, SeaWorld of California, San Diego, CA 92109-7904
Phone Number: 1800 257 4268
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10:00 am - 5:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 5:00 am
Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
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SeaWorld takes you on a one-of-a-kind journey to the wonders that exist...

SeaWorld takes you on a one-of-a-kind journey to the wonders that exist beyond the ocean's door. A place where up-close encounters connect you to the energy, excitement and mystery of the sea and sea life. A world of fascinating days, captivating nights and exhilarating adventure.

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Loved going to SeaWorld and seeing all the animals. The sea lion and otter show is the one to not miss!!! The orca show was fun, too, but they've had to cut back on some of the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Arcadia, California
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46 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great time thanks to our VIP pass. First in line, free lunch and free photos. Compared to Disneyland and Universal Studios in Anaheim/LA this pass is far superior. The shows are great and make you fall in love with the sea world preservation efforts. Don't miss the Beluga whales. Going out, I felt like wanting to be... More 

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Irvine, California
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33 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I haven't been to Sea World since I was a little girl. I wanted to see the Shamu Show before it is gone later this year. My husband & I had a wonderful time! We both enjoyed the Penguin Encounter & Wild Arctic, where Martha, the Beluga whale is. Our favorite was the Shamu & Dolphin Shows. We also liked... More 

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Mesa, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The meal deal is the best way to go if you have a family. We have allergies and were limited on where and what to eat. Expect long delays for your food if you need a food allergy accommodated. However, for those of us with Celiac and other food allergies who have to eat gluten free we were still happy... More 

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Thank jadobson
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved going to SeaWorld and seeing all the animals. The sea lion and otter show is the one to not miss!!! The orca show was fun, too, but they've had to cut back on some of the tricks in recent years.

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Thank Tiffany B
Epsom, United Kingdom
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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sea world tops Sam Diego Zoo (yes, I've said it). I think there is so much more in sea world than the rides and the marketing hype it's badged itself with. The animal conservation and also the opportunity to get close to animals on a standard ticket - and see some awesome creatures you don't see elsewhere. For us, the... More 

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Thank Sabster2016
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a family visit that included our granddaughters. Definitely visit before they stop the killer whale shows bowing to supposedly public pressure even though these whales were not captured but born there. All the shows were great however the is almost no shade at the park even in the stands so bring plenty of sun screen. The best thing... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a great learning trip for my family, we understood why this places shouldnt exist and all the damage we cause to the planet just to entertain people. Please inform yourself about what this animals have to go trough to amuse you. The five stars is because all i saw in the animals, the learning and the inspiration i... More 

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Thank Elliot C
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My first visit. We had a terrific time and saw every show. Don't miss anything as its all good. Actually the shows were so good that the Killer Whales were no big deal. They have a short Cirque show that was stunning. The jet boots guy was quite a blast. We will return again.

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Kearney, Nebraska
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21 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well we thought that they opened at 9 am but really just the doors open and you can go to the touch pools and the sky tower but that's it for an hour, then the rest of the park opens at 10. Thought that was kinda weird/inconvenient. They just had staff standing where you couldn't go and it seemed like... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Seaworld was probably everyone's favorite day. We were lucky enough to see the Orca show in both the afternoon and again at night along with the fireworks. The Dolphin and Whale show showcased their extraordinary intelligence. The Sea Lions and otters hilarious performance was enjoyed by all. Even the Pets Rule show entertained with lots of laughs and surprises. Definitely... More 

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