SeaWorld San Diego in San Diego, CA

500 Sea World Dr.San Diego, CA 92109
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SeaWorld San Diego in San Diego, California


An aquatic animal theme park ideal for all ages and group sizes, SeaWorld® San Diego features exciting live shows, rides, and exhibits that celebrate the marine life of many species. Guests can feel the rush with Manta®—a high-speed double-launch roller coaster; view real-life sharks up close at Shark Encounter; come face-to-face with playful bottlenose dolphins at Dolphin Point; and much more.

Good To Know

  • Lockers and strollers available for a fee.
  • Parking fees apply.
  • Open during inclement weather, some attractions will close.
  • No outside food or drinks are permitted.
  • Bring a camera.
  • Make time for animal feedings and shows.
  • Eat lunch during show performances to beat the crowd.


from SeaWorld San Diego
At SeaWorld® San Diego, you’ll connect with the sea with the new limited capacity Zoo Days: Bayside BBQ & Brews outdoor event. BBQ selections are included with your punch Tasting Lanyard! Delight your taste buds with an exciting variety of refreshing craft brews and mouthwatering BBQ, while exploring 40 acres of the park’s expansive property with physical distancing measures in place.

With plenty of outdoor seating, you are in for a treat with a wide variety of chef-designed food items like specialty beer-infused BBQ Brisket Sliders, Shrimp Tacos, Grilled Fish Tacos Al Pastor, Impossible Burgers, German Bratwurst and more. You will embark on a food journey across the park and enjoy delicious specialty BBQ menu items designed by our talented culinary team.

Safely roam the spacious park grounds to enjoy our incredible open-air, outdoor animal viewing exhibits with animals including Orcas, Explorer’s Reef with Bamboo Sharks, Cleaner Fish and Horseshoe Crabs and Rays, Sea Lions, Otters, Magellanic Penguins, Dolphins, Flamingos and more! Also attend SeaWorld’s world-famous Dolphin, Sea Lion and Orca Encounter live educational presentations with physically distant seating.

SeaWorld San Diego will reopen on August 28th for Zoo Days. Coasters, rides and arcade games will not be open during Zoo Days: Bayside BBQ & Brews. The State of California has not issued theme park reopening guidelines, which has resulted in the temporary closure of all coasters and rides, including Skytower, Bayside Skyride and Sesame Street® Bay of Play children’s play area.

Reservations are required by following the link on your voucher to set-up a date to visit the park.

Any previously purchased Single-Day or Multi-Day tickets are not valid for park entry during Zoo Days: Bayside BBQ & Brews.

Parking Fee:
General parking: $25
VIP Parking: $35
RV's, Campers: $30

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Frequently Asked Questions about SeaWorld San Diego

What are the food and beverage policies at SeaWorld San Diego?

Hard and soft coolers, glass containers, food such as sandwiches, meals, snacks, etc., and flavored drinks may not be taken into the park. Water bottles may be taken into the park. For your convenience, picnic areas are available outside the park adjacent to the entrance/exit plaza. If leaving the park to enjoy your food, please have your hand stamped for re-admittance. Guests with medical diets or baby formula should speak with a park representative for assistance before entering the park.

Are strollers and/or wheelchairs available to rent at SeaWorld?

Wheelchair access is provided at all shows and attractions. For safety reasons all strollers must be parked outside of most exhibits and attractions. SeaWorld is not responsible for strollers or their contents left unattended in the park. Guest must be 18 years or older to rent strollers and wheelchairs for a fee.

What is SeaWorld’s pet policy?

Pets are not allowed at the park. However, service animals are welcome at SeaWorld. Service animals are limited to dogs and miniature horses that have been individually trained to do work or perform tasks for the benefit of an individual with a disability. Service animals must remain on a leash or in a harness at all times.

Does the park offer kennel services?

Yes. SeaWorld provides a pet facility for a nominal fee, on a first-come, first-serve basis. SeaWorld is not responsible for the pet. Kennels are approximately 4ft by 8ft and are outside under some coverage. You must bring your own bowls and food. The pet owner may use the water available onsite and may visit their pet throughout the day, as they desire.

Are lockers available?

All Day Lockers are located adjacent to the Reservation Center and available for a nominal fee.

How much is parking?

Parking fees are as follows:

  • $25 for cars
  • $30 for RVs and campers
  • $25 for Motorcycles
  • $28 for Up-Close Parking (when available)
  • $35 for VIP Parking

What is SeaWorld’s smoking policy?

For the convenience of guests who wish to smoke, SeaWorld provides Designated Smoking Areas (this includes Electronic Cigarettes). Please refer to the park map for directions to these areas.

What is the policy for inclement weather?

SeaWorld remains open during inclement weather, although some of the parks outdoor shows, rides and attractions may be temporarily affected. Refunds and rain checks will not be issued due to inclement weather. ALL SALES ARE FINAL, NO REFUNDS OR CANCELATIONS ARE ALLOWED.

Does SeaWorld have ATMs within the park?

Yes. Welch ATMs are located throughout the park.