SeaWorld San Diego

Address: 500 SeaWorld Drive, San Diego, CA 92109
Telephone: 1-800-25-SHAMU


  1. The Shamu Adventure
  2. Dolphin Discovery
  3. Sealion and Otter Show
  4. Cirque de la Mer
  5. Journey to Atlantis
  6. Shipwreck Rapids
  7. Bayside Skyride
  8. Skytower
  9. Haunted Lighthause

Exciting adventures, amazing animals, and wondrous shows! Come learn what your pets already know at Pets Rule! Sea lions, otters, and even a walrus give home improvement a whole new meaning at Fools with Tools. Polar bears, beluga whales and seals entertain you from their chilly dwellings at Base Station Wild Arctic. Kids of all ages can focus on fun at Shamu's Happy Harbor. Choose from one of the categories above to see the sensational things you can do here at SeaWorld San Diego!

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The Shamu Adventure

The Shamu Adventure features the world-famous killer whale, Shamu, performing along with Baby Shamu and Grandbaby Shamu , in a seven-million-gallon stadium. They'll delight you as they interact with each other and their trainers. Television personality and animal expert Jack Hanna introduces the show that features spectacular natural behaviors and an original soundtrack from composer Brad Kelly.

Dolphin Discovery

Dolphin Discovery showcases bottlenose dolphins and pilot whales in a splashy, high-energy show with some surprise comic moments. It's a fast-paced show featuring tailwalks, spinning jumps and backflips. Guests seated in the first 10 rows of Dolphin Stadium are cautioned they may get wet from the seawater.


Sealion and Otter Show

Fools With Tools has reached its final act. The show area is undergoing a major renovation making way for a new undersea submarine adventure starring Clyde and Seamore. Until then, the sea lion crew will make their appearance approximately five minutes prior to each Pets Rule! show, giving you a sneak peek into the new sea lion and otter show debuting this spring.

Cirque de la Mer

Cirque de la Mer
This summertime show is an electrifying performance on water combining mysterious creatures, acrobatics, music and special effects. Experience a spectacular world of organic ocean shapes, whimsical characters and amazing physical feats at the Amphibitheater.

Journey To Atlantis

Journey To Atlantis
Challenge the power of the sea on new Journey To Atlantis! Ride a mythical rush through uncharted waters where mysterious mists and unpredictable drops lurk around every turn! Journey To Atlantis twists you around serpentine turns, plunges you down eight stories of adrenaline-pumping exhilaration and drenches you in mystery! Take excitement to new heights on Journey To Atlantis!

Shipwreck Rapids

Shipwreck Rapids
Brave the waves on Shipwreck Rapids! Spin and splash through river rapids, plunge through an underground cavern and dodge dripping cargo nets as you swirl around a tropical island. A raft-like inner tube carries nine shipwrecked passengers on an exciting five-minute journey through an isolated South Sea island. The river rapids consist of a winding course landscaped with themed obstacles including waterfalls, propellers and objects hanging precariously nearby. At journey's end, castaways can relax and satisfy their appetites at Shipwreck Reef Cafe, where trainers and animals mingle with guests.

Bayside Skyride

Bayside Skyride
Take a refreshing six-minute roundtrip ride across beautiful Mission Bay. For safety reasons, all children under 56" must be accompanied by an adult.



Skytower

Skytower
A San Diego landmark for more than 25 years, this 320-foot Southwest Airlines Skytower gives guests a panoramic view of this gorgeous corner of the world.



R. L. Stine's Haunted Lighthouse 4-D

R. L. Stine's Haunted Lighthouse 4-D
A spine-tingling new movie experience awaits you with the debut of R.L. Stine's Haunted Lighthouse 4-D. Spun from an old fisherman's tale, mischievous children take you on a stormy adventure and dare you to discover the ghostly truth behind the legend of a haunted lighthouse. The movie's 4-D effects will surely keep you on the edge of your seat - just don't get caught between what's real and what's not.

Hotels SeaWorld San Diego

Address: 4540 Mission Bay Drive, San Diego CA, 92109 Check Rates
Hotel Chain: Days Inn
Days Inn Mission Bay/Sea World, a SeaWorld Prefferred Hotel, is the smart choice for today's business traveler and vacationing families on the go. Our property features 117 newly renovated guestrooms. You'll enjoy our spacious accommodations, generous amenities and courteous staff. Complimentary Continental Breakfast Daily, Guest Laundry, Free Parking, and Heated Outdoor Childrens Pool and Sundeck. More info
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Mission Bay Days Inn Mission Bay / Sea World $$ Rating
Red Line Address: 711 Pacific Drive, San Diego CA, 92109 Check Rates
Hotel Chain: Independent
The Surfer Beach Hotel is in the heart of Pacific Beach! This beachfront hotel is surrounded by restaurants, shops, and nightclubs. Spend a day relaxing at the beach or enjoy the many area attractions of the San Diego area - SeaWorld, San Diego Zoo, Old Town, the Gaslamp District and many more. If your seeking some recreational activities, San Diego has plenty to offer. Deep Sea Fishing, Sailing, Surfing, and Golfing are all nearby the Surfer. The sights and sound of the blue Pacific, plus a commanding view of Mission Bay and City Center are here at the Surfer. A tropical, heated pool provides year-round enjoyment and the refreshing brisk Pacific Ocean beckons for surfing, swimming, diving and splashing. More info
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Pacific/Mission Beach Surfer Beach Hotel $$ Rating
Red Line Address: 710 Grand Avenue, San Diego CA, 92109 Check Rates
Hotel Chain: Independent
Ocean Park Inn is conveniently located near La Jolla, world renowned for its unique shopping treasures. La Jolla is also noted for its fine galleries and quality restaurants for every preference. Enjoy dining in one of Pacific Beach's quaint seafood restaurants or hit the town for a dining experience to remember. More info
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Pacific/Mission Beach Ocean Park Inn $$$ Rating
Red Line Address: 1404 West Vacation Road, San Diego CA, 92109 Check Rates
Hotel Chain: Independent
Paradise Point Resort and Spa is located in the heart of San Diego on a 44 acre tropical island across the street from Sea World, just minutes from downtown and the San Diego International Airport. Spread across the island, amid swaying palms and tropical blossoms, are 457 lanai guestrooms and suites. Colorfully designed, spacious and full of California comfort, each single story cottage offers elegant bathrooms featuring cascading showers. More info
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Mission Bay Paradise Point Resort and Spa $$$$ Rating
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Restaurants SeaWorld San Diego

Address: 1710 W. Mission Bay Drive, San Diego CA , 92109 Make Reservation
Firefly Restaurant and Bar
If you’re in the Mission Bay area, be sure you visit The Firefly Restaurant and Bar located inside The Dana Hotel. Facing the bay, Firefly has fantastic views, creating a dining experience that will impact your senses in a major way. As one of San Diego’s premier dining spots, Firefly offers a contemporary atmosphere imbued with the kind of ambiance that is just right for a romantic dinner for two. If you’re looking for a quick meal, the happy hour menu offers great specials. Chef Eric Manuel is a native to San Diego, and his dishes are created with fresh, seasonal ingredients and prepared with great attention to detail, making the end result a meal to truly relish in. More ...
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Pacific/Mission Beach California $$ Good Excellent Ratings
Red Line Address: 3999 Mission Blvd, San Diego CA, 92109 Make Reservation
Oceana Coastal Kitchen
With tropical décor and stunning views of Mission Bay, The Oceana Coastal Kitchen at the Catamaran Resort Hotel is a vacation for the senses. This esteemed restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch with California coastal cuisine from renowned Executive Chef Steven Riemer. Entrees feature an array of vegetarian entrees, poultry, steaks, and chops, like the Herb Crusted Baja Halibut, Roast Duck Breast, Filet Mignon with Red Wine and Gorgonzola Butter, and much more. Take a seat on the enchanting outdoor patio with uninterrupted views of the passing boats. For prime cuisine with first-rate service in the Mission Bay area, journey towards the beautiful Koi pond and colorful parrots at the entrance of The Oceana Coastal Kitchen. More ...
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Pacific/Mission Beach American $$ Excellent Excellent Ratings
Red Line Address: 960 Turquoise Street, San Diego CA, 92109 Make Reservation
The French Gourmet
Known and loved by many as a charming restaurant and bakery, The French Gourmet also boasts impressive credentials as a full-service catering business. This San Diego favorite has been conjuring up decadent and flavorful delicacies from scratch in its kitchen, and then serving them to loyal patrons inside and out of the dining room since 1979. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner become casual yet decadent holidays at The French Gourmet, where fresh pastries, classic hors d’oeuvres, and house-made specialties mingle with award-winning wines. Set in an intimate space bathed in natural light during the day and a romantic glow in the evening, guests feel quite at home indulging on rustic French staples and truly innovative treats. It seems only natural then that The French Gourmet would be chosen so often to cater memorable events and unique moments. More ...
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Pacific/Mission Beach French $$$ Good Good Ratings
Red Line Address: 1269 Garnet Avenue, San Diego CA , 92109 Make Reservation
SD TapRoom
SD Tap Room sits on Garnet Avenue amongst an array of restaurants, bars and shops in the heart of Pacific Beach. SD Tap Room is well known for its wide selection of beers from local breweries including Stone, Lost Abbey, Green Flash and Karl Strauss. Offering the perfect solution to cleanse the palate between beers, munch on Beer Soakers-- fresh pizza dough topped with parmesan, oregano, fresh mozzarella and garlic served with marinara or ranch. With so much beer to choose from, any beer enthusiast will be content to sample Tap Room's satisfying brews. More ...
Location Cuisine Price Service Food Rating
Pacific/Mission Beach American $ Good Good Ratings
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