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Come celebrate the wonders of the sea at SeaWorld® San Diego. Experience the Shamu® show, One Ocean®, and thrilling rides like Journey To Atlantis®, Shipwreck Rapids® and Wild Arctic®. Join Elmo and his friends at the Sesame Street Bay of Play® featuring family-friendly rides. Don't miss the Pets Rule! ® show and the hilarious antics of Clyde and Seamore's sea lion and otter show. Feed and touch dolphins and bat rays, and get up-close to beluga whales, polar bears, sharks and penguins. Enjoy fascinating aquariums and exotic birds from around the world. Then dive into the world of sea turtles at the all-new Turtle Reef attraction. And, soar, dive and twist like a ray on Manta, the newest coaster that only SeaWorld could create.

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SeaWorld Hotels
The Dana on Mission Bay
BW Premier Collection The Dana on Mission Bay
Rates from $179.00
Distance < 1 mile [map]
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Bahia Resort Hotel
Bahia Resort Hotel
Rates from $208.05
Distance 1.63 miles [map]
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Comfort Inn Mission Bay SeaWorld
Holiday Inn Express San Diego SeaWorld - Beach Area
Rates from $139.95
Distance 2.93 miles [map]
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SeaWorld Packages
A Suite SeaWorld Package at Days Inn & Suites SeaWorld/Airport
A Suite SeaWorld Package
Days Inn & Suites SeaWorld/Airport
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SeaWorld Adventure Package at The Dana on Mission Bay
SeaWorld Adventure Package
The Dana on Mission Bay
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SeaWorld Package at Comfort Inn & Suites Zoo/SeaWorld Area
SeaWorld Package
Comfort Inn & Suites Zoo/SeaWorld Area
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Insider Tips
  • Buy tickets online to save time and money! Online tickets offer substantial discounts off the gate price and can be printed at home. Your print@home tickets are "turnstile ready," simply head to the gate and scan your printout for entry.
  • Use SeaWorld's Quick Queue for express entry to popular rides and complimentary admission to Skytower, Skyride and Paddle Boats.
  • US Bank ATM machines are conveniently located throughout the SeaWorld parks. All major credit cards are accepted at concessions, attractions and shops.
  • Park your pets and your stuff at SeaWorld! Daytime kennels are available outside the entrance to SeaWorld. Lockers are located adjacent to the Reservation Center and throughout the parks.
  • Travel light! Stroller and wheelchair rentals are available inside SeaWorld. Electric mobility vehicles are also available inside the main entrance.
Where to Eat
  • Dine with Shamu
    This is dining at its best (and most fun)! Dining with Shamu also gives you an exclusive opportunity for backstage access to the killer whales' habitat and a chance to meet their trainers.
  • Breakfast with Elmo and Friends
    Start your day with a private buffet breakfast with Elmo and Friends. A hearty, hot meal paired with every child's favorite Sesame Street characters will keep you going through the afternoon.
Shop 'til You Drop
  • Wild Arctic
    Pick up toys, apparel and gifts to take home. Plush cold weather animals like the favorite giant Polar Bear, collectibles and other souvenirs.
  • Shamu's Emporium
    Near the main entrance/exit to SeaWorld, you will find all things Shamu as well as other animal gifts to commemorate your visit and all the day's memory making adventures.
SeaWorld Park Map and Parking Info
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Hotel transportation drops off and picks up at the main entrance to the park. Water taxi service parks along the marina, within walking distance of the main entrance. Priority parking is adjacent to the main entrance. Self parking is available south of the entrance and overflow parking is available in the east lot.
  • $12 for cars
  • $17 for RVs and campers
  • $8 for motorcycles
  • $17 for preferred
Small SeaWorld area map

SeaWorld San Diego is located north of downtown on Mission Bay and accessible via Highways 5 and 8.

From Interstate 5: Exit SeaWorld Dr. and head West one mile.

From Interstate 8: Exit Interstate 5 North to SeaWorld Dr. and turn West towards park entrance.

Online maps and street-by-street driving directions can be generated using your departure location and this address:

500 Sea World Dr.
San Diego, CA 92109