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Water Country

2300 Lafayette Rd, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5602
+1 603-427-1111
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Great for cooling off in the middle of summer

We've been going hear for over 20 years on and off, it has got busier over the years and isn't as... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2016
Lynda B
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Akbuk, Turkey
Water Park Dream

we had a great time Tubing and on the rides. The Sun was shinning and lots of people were having a... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2015
Michael R
,
Haverhill, Massachusetts
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No one packs more fun into a water park than Water Country! We’ve got over 26 acres of your kind of fun for the whole family. Then again, we are New England's Largest, Cleanest, Safest, and Friendliest Waterpark! With cabanas and picnic areas, Water Country is the perfect place for your next birthday, party, family reunion, or group outing. Attractions like the all new Dr. Von Dark’s Tunnel Of Terror, Adventure River, and the Tahiti Tree House for children, ensure everyone has a good time at Water Country!
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible17%
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“bring your own” (24 reviews)
“lounge chairs” (10 reviews)
“life jackets” (10 reviews)
LOCATION
2300 Lafayette Rd, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5602
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+1 603-427-1111
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Reviewed 27 February 2016

We've been going hear for over 20 years on and off, it has got busier over the years and isn't as great as it once was, but if your a local the midweek pass is great value to use to cool off on those hot...More

1  Thank Lynda B
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Reviewed 9 December 2015

we had a great time Tubing and on the rides. The Sun was shinning and lots of people were having a blast.

1  Thank Michael R
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Reviewed 26 October 2015

We have been going to Water Country for years. We get passes each year. If you go only two times during the season, the passes have paid for themselves. Tip: we buy our seasonal passes in August because they work for the remainder of the...More

1  Thank mominmaine68
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Reviewed 28 September 2015

Was a fun place to be. The slides were great and the lines were fast. The staff were always keeping out a watchful eye for any unsafe incidents. The water pools for the smaller ones were enough to keep the kids happy while the adults...More

Thank Richard B
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Reviewed 31 August 2015

Why would you NOT be open on August 31st, the last week before school starts for many children? Would not have thought to check their website to see if it's closed, because after all it IS August and not Labor Day weekend yet! Just assumed...More

2  Thank sand3i
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Reviewed 31 August 2015

Whatever you do don't go here on the weekend. We have had season tickets for three years now and always go during the week however once this year went on a Sunday. Not enough staff. The lines were terribly long by 1pm but they kept...More

2  Thank Dawn S
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Reviewed 30 August 2015

The park could use more staff,we were always waiting ,,,at least 20 minutes for each ride, I went through 20 chairs before I found four that were not broken.The staff that was there were very helpful and alert,maybe august 28th is late in the season...More

1  Thank 646splash
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Reviewed 29 August 2015

Its a water park in New England, I get it, you have a short season but stop gauging your customers. Tickets are $38 per person must they really charge to park? $9.50 for a mystery meat cheeseburger that was inedible, $4 for an icee? The...More

4  Thank Lisa S
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Reviewed 28 August 2015

I went with my family in July and it was a terrible experience. Actually we did't get into the park. We didn't get the tickets online because we planned to buy it there, at the end it's not a big deal (we thought) But, when...More

4  Thank Sandra S
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Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

Water country has changed. The lines go slower. We use to wait 5 minutes in line as a kid. Now you can expect a 30 minute wait to get to the top of the line. You should not have to pay for parking and also...More

2  Thank Carolyn S
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Trustfundkid
22 June 2017|
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Response from Kevin B | Reviewed this property |
No, not really, the wave pool is rough for a 3 year old and there are really no rides for a 3 years old. He could ride on the lazy river and there are 3 or 4 kiddie water slides, and other things. I guess if an adult wanted... More
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Response from weluv2trvlaround | Reviewed this property |
No they don't and the lines are excessively long as they don't tend to limit park capacity. Also as an added word of advise - don't go the last 2-3 weeks of the summer, rides are closed, some pools are closed and they don't... More
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