Across the U.S., resorts with waterparks are offering exclusive vacation packages for families

Family resorts with waterparks are making a splash for inventive vacations that won’t have you leaving the hotel. Whether your group wants towering waterslides, interactive waterplay, or a relaxing lazy river, these family resorts across the U.S. have it all in one place.

Timber Ridge Lodge

Timber Ridge Lodge & Waterpark in Geneva Grand

In Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, the Timber Ridge Lodge & Waterpark at Geneva Grand is an aquatic playground for kids and adults alike. This indoor/outdoor waterpark resort features 35-foot-tall slides shooting riders down a 300-foot journey into a heated pool. Adults can enjoy a relaxing float along the 500-foot lazy river while the little ones expend energy in the Tiny Timbers waterplay section.

Timber Ridge offers an astounding 14 waterpark vacation packages, including military and boy/girl scouts discounts. From Daycation packages for a quick one-day of fun to Splash and Ski packages for the best of both worlds, there’s no shortage of good times to be had at this family waterpark destination.

Crown Reef

Crown Reef Beach Resort & Waterpark in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

If you’re looking for a year-round waterpark resort, head to the Crown Reef Beach Resort and Waterpark in beautiful Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Named Best Hotels for Water Fun by USA Today’s 10 Best, The Waterpark at Crown Reef showcases 600 feet of waterslides. Fly down the 278-foot-long two-person tube slide, the single-person 302-foot-long waterslide, or an 8-foot-tall 20-foot-long slide. 

The little ones will enjoy Salty’s Splash House with giant dump buckets, a twister waterslide and gallons of wet fun. Slide down the EXPLOSION Tube Waterslide in this one-of-a-kind resort feature that pushes over 2,500 gallons of water per minute. Adults craving a cold beverage can belly up to the Oceanside Pool Bar while the kids explore the myriad of themed pools. 

If your group is traveling to South Carolina during the winter, save 45% by booking early. The resort offers discounts to military members and a Girlfriend Getaways package. If your group is planning a 5-night stay, you get two more nights for free!

Hershey’s WaterWorks in Hershey, Pennsylvania

An ideal waterpark vacation destination for families is Hershey, Pennsylvania. When you book your group getaway at Hershey Lodge, your troop will have exclusive access to Hershey’s Waterworks, with 30,000 square feet of aquatic fun. This indoor waterpark is great for groups and kids of all ages, with endless hours of thrilling waterplay. There is also an outdoor zero-entry swimming pool and spray fountain open from Memorial Day through Labor Day.

The ultimate sweet deal at this family waterpark is that guests 17 years old and younger receive a free meal, a free souvenir resort towel and a free $20 arcade card with their Kids Stay, Play, Splash & Eat Free resort package. Hershey Lodge also offers savings for shorter stays. Book one night and get a second night half off or book two nights and get a third night free. 

Disney’s Aulani Resort in Kapolei, Hawaii

The Waikolohe Valley pool area at Disney’s Aulani Resort in Kapolei, Hawaii, is an epic waterpark resort for families in a breathtaking tropical setting. This waterpark resort boasts exceptional aquatic areas for every member of your party.

Marvel at the stunning views of the Pacific Ocean with your loved ones from the Ka Maka Grotto, a family pool area. The kiddos will have a blast at Keiki Cove, conveniently located right next to the family grotto. Keiki Cove offers rainbow water jets and a splash zone full of whimsical characters. Kids under 48 inches tall will love exploring the Menehune Bridge for exciting interactive waterplay on slides and climbing structures. 

There is a zero-entry swimming pool, tubing adventures, whirlpool spas for spectacular sunset viewing and a secluded pool for quiet reprieves. Disney’s Aulani Resort offers seasonal savings of 25% during winter and spring. They also provide 30% discounts for military members.

Gaylord Opryland Resort

Gaylord Opryland Resort in Nashville, Tennessee

At the Gaylord Opryland Resort in Nashville, Tennessee, an upscale family waterpark is waiting for your group. SoundWaves is a unique waterpark exclusively for resort guests who book the SoundWaves Water Experience Package.

Guests can enjoy a multitude of aquatic features, including body slides, mega raft adventures, splash pads, multi-level play structures, music entertainment, and more. This family waterpark is also home to Nashville’s only double FlowRider attraction, where two people can surf at the same time. They also boast an adults-only pool and a tidal wave pool. 

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