Hotels with Waterparks in Dallas

Why not make any day of the week more fun? Add a splash of excitement to any trip with a stay at a hotel with a waterpark in Dallas. Your family is going to love splashing around in these hotels’ pools, lazy rivers, and water slides. 

If you are staying with your family, then we have it all! What are you waiting for? Make this adventure one that your entire family will never forget!


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List of Best Water Parks Hotels in Dallas

Great Wolf Lodge Grapevine

Situated near Legoland Discovery Center Dallas Fort Worth, this waterpark hotel features a seasonal outdoor pool, four indoor pools, two spa tubs, a lazy river, and a children’s pool. Guests can enjoy a fitness center, a bar/lounge, a poolside bar, on-site restaurants, and a games room

Each room is air-conditioned and has a TV with cable channels, a microwave, a refrigerator, a coffee machine, and a private bathroom.

Prices can get a bit high, and the place can become crowded, so come prepared, but in general, guests are happy with their stay, noting very clean rooms and child-friendly facilities.

If you like Great Wolf, take a look at our guide for Great Wolf Lodge Grapevine Reviews & Additional Information.

Holiday Inn Club Vacations Villages Resort at Lake Palestine

Looking for the a fun vacation? This family resort near Dallas has it all! Relax on a sun terrace while the kids have a blast with awesome water slides in their own pool.

Hungry? We’ve got a restaurant and BBQ area! 

The indoor water park is simply epic, and the games room and playground are cherry on top. 

Stay in a 2-bedroom villas and enjoy on-site volleyball, mini-golf, and tennis. 

Hilton Anatole

Located a 5-minute drive away from American Airlines Center, this Dallas waterpark resort boasts a seven-acre private park, including the JadeWaters Resort Pool Complex. The pool area features water slides, a lazy river, a swim-up bar, and multiple swimming pools.

This family resort offers on-site restaurants, a fitness center, an indoor lap pool, a jogging track, and tennis and racquetball courts

Guests seem to be very happy with the service provided, saying it’s clean, entertaining, kid-friendly, and more. However, some point out that renovations are necessary in certain areas.

Top Water Park Resorts Near Dallas

Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort & Spa

Situated one mile away from Sea World in San Antonio, this luxury hotel features a 4-acre water park with a lazy river, three pools with a 22-foot water slide, a 950-foot “Ramblin’ River,” and the FlowRider Wave Machine for an exciting surfing experience.

This hotel has a 27-hole championship golf course, seven on-site restaurants, a children’s playground, and a games room. Each room has a cable TV, a refrigerator, WiFi, and an iHome stereo system.

Among the generally positive reviews, we noticed parents are especially happy with the activities provided for children, as well as with the water park facilities and friendly staff.

JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa

Situated a short drive from Six Flags Fiesta Texas amusement park, this waterpark hotel near Dallas boasts the River Bluff Water Experience, which features a 1,100-foot lazy river, water slides, and a private adults-only swimming pool.

This family-friendly hotel boasts a huge event space, seven on-site restaurants, a full-service spa, a children’s playground, a games room, and a snack bar. Each room has a flat-screen TV, refrigerator, and coffee maker.

Apart from somewhat steep prices, families seem to enjoy their stay here as there’s a lot to do, the water park is very good, and the rooms are very comfy.

The Woodlands Resort, Curio Collection by Hilton

Located near The Woodlands Mall, Market Street Shopping Center, this waterpark hotel features the Forest Oasis Waterscape that offers two outdoor pools with a waterslide, a lazy river, a double helix slide, and a poolside cabana.

This 5-star family resort has a vast conference center, a spa, a bar, a golf course, sports courts, and a gym. Each room has a flat-screen TV, microwave, and a compact refrigerator.

Guests consider the resort welcoming, well-maintained, and interesting, especially for families with small children, as there are several activities for them, along with the pool.

The Resort at Schlitterbahn

Situated a 3-hour drive away from Dallas, this waterpark hotel near the Comal River features an outdoor swimming pool, a waterslide, and a water castle playground.

This family hotel offers a picnic area, a BBQ facility, a launderette, free parking, a golf course, and a business center. Each room has a microwave, refrigerator, and cable TV. Also, many outdoor activities are available nearby, including hiking, ziplining, and kayaking.

Keep in mind access to the water park comes with a surcharge, as well as that it’s not always open (check ahead). That aside, guests consider the property clean and kid-friendly.

Wyndham El Paso Airport and Water Park

Situated a 10-minute drive away from The El Paso Zoo, this waterpark hotel features a seasonal outdoor pool with a four-story waterslide and a waterfall that falls right into the kid’s pool that children will love.

This family-friendly hotel also offers a hot tub, a gym, a business center, on-site dining, a full-service bar, a picnic area, and an outdoor fireplace. In addition, there’s a free airport shuttle service, although you can literally walk to the terminal. Each guest room has free WiFi, an iPod docking station, a cable TV, a microwave, and a refrigerator.

Guests appreciate a lot the convenient location and the well-kept facilities. Some point out to keep in mind that the pool area is not open year-round.

Located 7 minutes drive via N Riverfront Blvd, this waterpark hotel features an outdoor swimming pool with a twisting water slide and a pool bar.

Guests can enjoy children’s outdoor play equipment, a games room, a bar, on-site restaurants, a business center, and an outdoor fireplace, as well as activities like hiking, cycling, fishing, and horseback riding. Each room has a flat-screen satellite TV, KenetMD toiletries, and, in some cases, a balcony or patio.

Described as “a beautiful property with a rustic feel,” this 4-star resort offers so much to do for adults and kids alike, making it a great destination for all ages, but it is quite expensive.

Water Parks in Dallas

Six Flags Hurricane Harbor

Set in the Dallas area, in Arlington, you can find yet another amazing Six Flags water park with amazing experiences for all ages.  From thrilling to kid-friendly rides, dining options, events, and group deals, there’s so much to do here. Check out the epic Bonzai Pipeline (the first of its kind), race down the Caribbean Chaos, go surfing, or relax in the lazy river while your kids splash around the Hook’s Ship. You can even plan a birthday party here. And if you’re coming in from out of town, you can stay in one of the hotels within walking distance from the park, including La Quinta by Wyndham Arlington North, Hilton Garden Inn Dallas Arlington, and Four Points by Sheraton Dallas Arlington Entertainment District.
Epic Waters is one of the few year-round water parks in Dallas, boasting a retractable roof that can close in case of poor weather. It includes an outside area with a large wave pool, as well as a large indoor facility with twisters, racing, and drop slides, as well as a Flowrider and a kids-only lazy river. Apart from the amazing water games, there’s also an arcade, dining options, cabanas, cool packages, and events; it’s simply perfect for families!

Courtyard Dallas Grand Prairie is the only hotel within walking distance from this indoor water park, but more are available a short drive away. For special offers on rooms, check out the hotel partners on the official site linked above.

Hawaiian Waters Garland

Set in Garland, a northeast city of the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex, Hawaiian Waters water park offers a perfect family getaway from Dallas. Attractions include movies by the pool, a lazy river, kid-friendly and some adrenaline-pumping slides, Honolulu Bay with a rope course and other activities for older children, and more. There are also group deals, cabanas, shops, and free parking. And don’t forget to obey the park rules so everybody can have the best time possible. If you’re spending the whole weekend here, you’ll want to book a nearby hotel. The closest options include the Tru by Hilton Garland Richardson, Hyatt Place Dallas/Garland/Richardson, and Holiday Inn Garland.

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FAQ about hotels with waterparks in Dallas

  • What are the most popular hotels with waterparks in Dallas?

    When looking for the best hotel with water parks, Dallas has many options you can choose from. In addition to gorgeous rooms and amenities, these hotels have fun water parks perfect for children and adults alike. Hilton Anatole is our top choice for a resort with water parks. In addition to the expansive outdoor park, this resort also has sports courts and an indoor lap pool.

  • What things should I consider before making a reservation for hotels with waterparks in Dallas?

    Plan your trip and choose your accommodation according to the location that suits you best, minding the budget and the hotel amenities. Look for kids-friendly facilities and activities and pick the accommodation to make you feel at home. Be sure to check our family hotels' water park offers if you are traveling with your entire clan.

  • What is the most affordable hotel with a waterpark in Dallas area?

    If you're on the hunt for an affordable hotel with a water park in Dallas, we recommend Great Wolf Lodge Grapevine. The cheerful resort offers an entire indoor water park where your kids can spend the day swimming and playing.

  • When are Dallas water parks open for season?

    While specific dates may vary from year to year and park to park, water parks in Dallas are generally open from late spring (May) through early fall (September). We recommend checking the websites or contacting the specific water parks you're interested in visiting for the most accurate and up-to-date information on their opening and closing dates for the current year.