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Address: Splashdown Tower Park, Poole BH12 4NY, England
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+44 1202 716123
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Splashdown Waterpark is a great day out for family and friends. There’s...

Splashdown Waterpark is a great day out for family and friends. There’s something for everyone – from big kids to little ones – with some of the UK’s most exciting waterflumes.For the thrill-seekers, brave the Screamer with its sheer vertical drop. Plunge into darkness on the Black Thunder. And hold on to your pants as you shoot down the Spacebowl like a human pinball. Or if that sounds a bit like hard work, just go with the flow on the Mississippi Drifter.There’s the fabulous Little Buccaneers SplashZone with a starter flume, water play area and Buccaneer Bay, our toddler swimming pool. And, on a hot summer’s day, Buccaneer Beach is the perfect spot for a splash with the little ones. There’s even somewhere to play for little landlubbers.We’re open all year with indoor rides in the winter. In the spring, we take the slide outside where the Mississippi pours into the Grand Canyon. And, in May, bring on the awesome Screamer Tower – it’s fluming good fun! What are you waiting for?

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Great family fun

There are better water parks out there but this is a nice family pool. Everything is in close proximity so you can keep an eye for the younger kids. It's great fun no matter what... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent place , we went with our 7 years old and her class mates and families , had great fun , very friendly staff ...definatly recommended

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Winnipeg, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here three times now! Every time it's slightly different with how to get in. Unisex changing rooms but is not much of an issue as all doors lock. Up keep of the place is great and staff members for the most part are friendly and helpful. Rides vary from easy to hard and are well labeled for those do... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are better water parks out there but this is a nice family pool. Everything is in close proximity so you can keep an eye for the younger kids. It's great fun no matter what age you are!

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Thank Brett K
Swanage, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

We decided to go to splashdown for a day out. It was a little expensive but overall it was very exciting and fun. Myself and my friends enjoyed ourselves. My younger sister, however, is a little scared of water slides and refused to go on any except one, which she climbed out of halfway through (It was a donut thing... More 

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

Great fun for all the family a good few slides along with nice clean pools clean changing rooms and next to to plenty of ammentaties

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Thank flloyd b
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

We visited in October half term all of my children 11,6 and 3 were able to enjoy all of the rides as the height restriction was 1 meter! (except 1.2 infinity, only my eldest and myself rode this) the outside rides were still open too! My personal favourite was the dragon, it was well staffed but minority's of the rides... More 

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Thank Steph D
Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

We had a great time here with 2 children aged 10 & 8!! They went on all of the rides there were hardly any queues. Lots of slides for all ages will def return here again!!

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Thank JamesSarah76
London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We were very enthusiastic about this visit having recently done alton towers and Blackpool water parks. This waterpark in Poole does not match up anywhere near unfortunately. The changing rooms are dirty, really small and compact and the showers are over crowded. The slides themselves are OK as long as you are over 15, definitely not child friendly. The ride... More 

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Devon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We loved all these flumes, we had a day ticket and it flew by even though it was autumn and cold we still went on the outside flumes, the only thing I would say is the water ride with the yellow rubber rings, they are not really large enough for a full sized adult and after 6 hours of fluming... More 

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Dorset, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Visited for the first time this week (October half term). I was prepared for it to be busy due to half term, but it seemed oversubscribed to the point of being dangerous (just too many people in a small space). The whole centre is very 'tired' and dirty. Very expensive for what it is. A nice change to take my... More 

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