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Address: 33261 State Park Road 100, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6410
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+1 956-772-7873
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Fri 16:00 - 20:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 19:00
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Surf manmade waves, move from ride to ride without ever leaving the water,...

Surf manmade waves, move from ride to ride without ever leaving the water, blast uphill and down on thrilling water coasters or float peacefully on passive rides at this tropical water park along the beaches of South Padre Island. Over two dozens attractions for all ages, park has both outdoor and indoor attractions. Indoor attractions are open year-round in an heated, covered environment. Waterpark also has a beachfront resort hotel, multiple restaurants, 100' tall zipline ride and underwater Sea Trek attraction (open seasonally). Outside food and beverages are allowed (no glass or alcohol), free parking, free use of inner tubes and free use of life vests. Private cabanas with table side wait staff are also available for rental.

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Most water park feature not open during spring. Resort in need of repair and has foul odors.

Would be more fun in the summer I'm sure. Most restaurants weren't open. Needed repairs and updates. Friendly and accommodating staff. Food at seaside grill was great!!

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Would be more fun in the summer I'm sure. Most restaurants weren't open. Needed repairs and updates. Friendly and accommodating staff. Food at seaside grill was great!!

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Thank James G
Hugo, Minnesota
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34 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We thought this was a large indoor waterpark. We arrived and there were no locker rooms. You had to change in what I would call something like a dressing room at a department store. They had tiny lockers to hold your belongings, we had to purchase two as we were not staying at the hotel. The only available things to... More 

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Thank shannono167
Mike B, Manager at Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark, responded to this review

shannono167, Thanks for spending some time in our indoor, climate-controlled waterpark and glad we could still enjoy the day despite the rainy conditions outdoors. I hope you were also to enjoy our large, heated refreshment swim-up pool, seaside pool, carousel and interactive MegaBlast dry gaming area in addition to the other attractions. We hope to see you back this summer... More 

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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a blast to enjoy the indoor section of the water park (only part open during this time)! The weather was raining and cold outside, so this place was just right. My nine year old son, myself and wife enjoyed the slides, lazy river, heated pool, nerf ball shooting game, heated pool with swim up bar, and food.

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Thank Anthony G
Mike B, Manager at Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark, responded to this review

Anthony G, Thanks for spending some of your family time during Spring Break with us. As the "go-to" place to be for families during Spring Break, our indoor, climate-controlled section provides plenty of fun-filled activities for all ages. We hope to see you back again this summer once the entire outdoor park is open as well (beginning April 14th). Thanks... More 

San Carlos, CA
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82 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an exceedingly expensive waterpark that only had 2 rides open in January. Luckily we got some significant discounts (someone who was leaving gave us free passes and we donated cans of food to get the other two tickets at a discount). The first ride was the Torrent River. This is not a lazy river! It is a violent,... More 

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Thank KarenB_California
Mike B, Manager at Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark, responded to this review

KarenB_California, Thanks for sharing your experience and glad you were able to take advantage of our holiday special where you can gain entry for just $10 with a food donation (in addition to the free tickets you had). We actually have a wide array of attractions during our indoor season: two four-story tube slides, the torrent river, a kid's play... More 

McAllen, Texas
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was very fun. The day was perfect and very few people around that time of year. We had a very good time, everybody were very nice.

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Thank Girandova
Mike B, Manager at Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark, responded to this review

Girandova, Thanks for the five stars and spending a weekend with us. Being from McAllen, you are sharing with other Trip Advisors what "us locals" already know....this is one of the best times of the year to visit us and the Island.... Great weather, smaller crowds and hotel prices that are a fraction of the peak summer cost. Thanks again... More 

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25 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had shrimp scampi, the shrimp were great but the pasta was very bland. Place looks a little run down. Good margaritas, waiter was very good.

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Thank Bev G
Mike B, Manager at Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark, responded to this review

Bev G, Thanks for coming and happy to hear that overall you enjoyed....sharing your review with our staff as the scampi is one of our more popular dishes and should be more flavorful than you described. Our shrimp are purchased direct from local shrimpers to ensure the highest freshness and quality possible. We are also known for having the Island's... More 

Temple, Texas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

This place is great for a little weekend getaway when in the "not so summer" season. The kids loved it and the weather was just right for the heated outdoor pool.

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Thank Chelsea J
Mike B, Manager at Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark, responded to this review

Chelsea J, Thanks for sharing your experience and glad to hear you and the family enjoyed your time with us. The indoor waterpark is a great way to spend some quality time together when on the Island this time of year plus you can save money since "off-season" hotel rates are in effect, the weather is still beautiful and you... More 

Pharr, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Celebrated my sons birthday weekend and we had a great time. We stayed at the resort and it was nice and clean. Definitely recommend.

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Thank Rosanna_SLM
Mike B, Manager at Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark, responded to this review

Rosanna_SLM, Thank you Rosanna for making us part of your son's birthday! Glad to hear y'all had a great time and appreciate your sharing your experience with us! Hope to see you again soon. Mike More 

Harlingen, Texas
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017

It is by far fun for all ages but most especially with families. A fantastic water park and plenty of restaurants to choose from!

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Thank danari96
Mike B, Manager at Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark, responded to this review

danari96, Thanks for visiting and we appreciate your kind words and 5 star rating. We work hard to make sure there is a wide array of activities for everyone, regardless of age, so that families can spend more time together. We look forward to seeing you back again soon. Mike More 

Hays, North Carolina
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128 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

Kids had fun it was only the indoor park..to cold for the outside part to be open..kids had fun ..playing in the water and riding th slides..good time over Christmas break

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Thank Mj D
Mike B, Manager at Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark, responded to this review

Mj D, Thanks for sharing part of your holidays with us and we appreciate the kind words. Yes, our year-round, indoor, climate-controlled waterpark can provide the perfect escape even on those days when Mother Nature surprises us with the rare cold front here on the Island. We hope you are able to visit again in the future and enjoy the... More 

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