We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark

2026 Lockheed Rd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-6237
+1 409-770-9283
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Family with teen through infants

I was worried I would have to sit out with our little one a lot but this water park suite all ages... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Katie D
,
Saint Cloud, Minnesota, United States
via mobile
Great family fun

We have been to many water parks. Schlitterbahn is great because of the "transportainment" system... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
kathleen s
,
Springfield, Missouri
via mobile
Read all 726 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“new braunfels” (83 reviews)
“lazy river” (165 reviews)
“water rides” (20 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 10:00 - 20:00
LOCATION
2026 Lockheed Rd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-6237
CONTACT
Website
+1 409-770-9283
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
Reviews (726)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 726 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was worried I would have to sit out with our little one a lot but this water park suite all ages. My 2 yr old and I loved the torrent river we went around countless times! It's also covered which helps a lot. After...More

Thank Katie D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have been to many water parks. Schlitterbahn is great because of the "transportainment" system that takes you all over the park as a ride. It is like a lazy river but mostly you have to pay attention for divided paths and waves. We went...More

Thank kathleen s
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an amazing place to bring your kids for the day. You can bring in coolers and pack your own lunches which makes the experience that much better. I do recommend that you wear some sort of swim shoe as the cement and wooden...More

1  Thank travelguru1212
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I took our 10 and 7 year olds on a Wednesday.. It wasn't too packed, but I splurged and rented a cabana, and it was the best decision I've made in a long time! It was nice to have somewhere to leave...More

2  Thank Amy F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on the Friday before Memorial Day and part of the park was closed. Check this out before you purchase tickets online. We paid full price online only to find they were offering discounted tickets at the window since portions of the park were...More

Thank winags
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The grandkids love the lazy river. I was somewhat disappointed that over half the park was closed due to an accident the day before. I thought they should have let us know this when we bought tickets. We expected 1/3 of the park to be...More

Thank BebIce234
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Two rides that make Schlitterbahn stand heads above all other water parks, Torrent River, its a river but not a lazy river. The river has 7-8 foot waves that go through every 30 seconds or so, outstanding. This river connects to the Krista River (a...More

Thank scrom1970
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So great for my 8 and 3 year old. Every area had a kiddy zone so me and my husband could take turns riding bigger rides with our 8 year old and not have to walk clear though the park. So freaking smart. Also you...More

Thank misty t
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We bought an annual pass and have been five times in the last 12 months. You are in the money once you go 3+ times because adults are $60 per person on weekends in the summer. You can bring in your own food and drinks....More

Thank NickfromHouston F
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Great place to kick back with the kids. Love the lazy river. Lots of rides and you can bring your own food in!!More

Thank Patti S
Schlitterbahn W, Public Relations Manager at Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, We appreciate your visit to Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Watepark and our afternoon rates are a great thing to take advantage of after 3pm with discounted rates. Schlitterbahn has definitely become the treasured familiy tradition by packing a picnic and experiencing the hottest coolest time...More

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Shearn's Seafood and Prime Steaks
161 reviews
.29 km away
Cafe in the Park
69 reviews
.37 km away
Bryants Jungle Cafe
105 reviews
.45 km away
The Garden
47 reviews
.36 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Seawall
2,086 reviews
3.52 km away
Lone Star Flight Museum
398 reviews
.15 km away
Moody Gardens
1,823 reviews
.61 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
ellkell28
Do you need to bring your own towels or do you get them there?
15 April 2017|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Brad W | Reviewed this property |
We stayed across the street at Moody Gardens. We took the pool towels from there. They likely don't like that (the hotel) , but we brought them back so no,harm no foul.
1
Vote
billypickett54
how much are locker rentals and what size?
8 March 2017|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from Brooke I | Reviewed this property |
The lockers are very small, take as little and as few items inside as possible if you intend on renting a locker. I do not recall the exact amount to rent one but I remember thinking it was a little steep.
0
Votes
Rbillington
Can anyone tell me how cold the water is this year? Going next week but don't want to buy tickets if water is to cold. Thank you
12 December 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Vicki C | Reviewed this property |
The water is extremely warm, we always go it June. I've been to serveral Schlitterbahn water parks, this one has the warmest water
0
Votes