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The Attraction Near Me’s guide to the Top 10 UK Waterparks will help you to decide which UK Waterpark should be top of your visit list.

Top 10 UK Waterparks

The UK is now home to some fantastic Water Parks. Read our top 10 listing to find the best-rated Water Parks near you. We understand that everyone has their personal favourites. We have based this Top 10 listing on our personal experiences and extensive knowledge of UK Waterparks.

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1 -Alton Towers Waterpark

Alton Towers Water Park - Master Blaster
Alton Towers Water Park – Master Blaster

Located within the Splash Landings Hotel at Alton Towers Resort is the Alton Towers Waterpark. The Waterpark has both indoor and outdoor sections offering a wide range of attractions perfect for entertaining the whole family.

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2 – Sandcastle Waterpark

Sandcastle Waterpark Entrance
Sandcastle Waterpark Entrance

Sandcastle Waterpark is the UK’s largest indoor waterpark, set in an 84-degree tropical climate located at South Beach in Blackpool. The waterpark opened in 1986 on the site of the former South Shore Open Air Baths. Blackpool’s Sandcastle Waterpark plays host to 18 slides and attractions suitable for everyone.

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3 – Alpamare Scarborough

Alpamare - Water Slides
Alpamare Scarborough – Water Slides

The alpine-themed waterpark boasts both indoor and outdoor sections. Inside you will discover adrenaline-inducing waterslides and a giant indoor wave pool whilst outside there is a heated outdoor infinity pool with views out to sea, alongside sunbeds, pool bar and a restaurant.

This waterpark is like nothing ever seen before in the UK.

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4 – Water World

Waterworld - Water Slides
Waterworld – Water Slides

Water World is a Tropical Indoor Aqua Park. Located in Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire, the indoor water park is built around a wave pool with a number of slides, rides and flumes. There is plenty to entertain all ages. Water World caters for both weak and strong swimmers.

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5 – Splashdown Poole

Splashdown Poole
Splashdown Poole

Splashdown Poole is the South’s favourite all-action waterpark. Easy to find on Tower Park, the South’s premier leisure complex, Splashdown is home to 13 thrilling indoor and outdoor flume rides and 3 under 5’s splash zones. During the main summer season, the Mississippi Drifter diverts its course outside and the Screamer Tower featuring 4 additional slides opens to guests.

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6 – Splashdown Quaywest

Waterslides at Splashdown Quaywest

Splashdown Quaywest is the UK’s biggest outdoor waterpark. Located on the gorgeous seafront at Goodrington Sands, it boasts some of the English Riviera’s most spectacular views. The waterpark features eight thrilling tyre, mat and body slides including ‘Devil’s Drop’, the UK’s tallest and fastest waterslide.

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7 – The Wave

The Wave
The Wave

The Wave in Coventry is one of the UK’s newest water parks. Featuring six high-octane waterslides precision-engineered for maximum fun, The Wave has something for everyone.

The waterpark also features the UK’s biggest wave pool, churning 20 million litres of water every day. For those who like to relax, there’s cafes, a lazy river and a luxurious Mana Spa.

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8 – Calypso Cove

Calypso Cove Waterpark
Calypso Cove Waterpark

Calypso Cove Waterpark is home to fantastic flumes, sensational slides and wonderful waves. It’s a great day out for the whole family. Discover Barnsley’s hidden treasure Located just 5 minutes from Barnsley Interchange. Splash your way down the slides, enjoy the flumes and pools before retreating to the poolside café to refuel and relax.

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9 – Coral Reef Waterworld

Coral Reef Waterworld
Coral Reef Waterworld

Coral Reef Waterworld is one of the largest interactive waterparks in England. The attraction offers a range of different ways to enjoy the water, as well as a host of other activities.

With five thrilling waterslides, an erupting volcano, a pirate ship and a variety of other features, there’s something for everyone in the pool area. Meanwhile, the adults-only Coral Spa area is the ideal place to relax and get away from it all.

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Coral Reef Waterworld Official Website

10 – LC Swansea

LC Swansea
LC Swansea

The LC is home to Wales’ biggest indoor waterpark with slides, waves and an indoor surf machine the Boardrider. Ride the Masterblaster white-knuckle rollercoaster waterslide or the aqua slide and aqua tube for some adrenaline-filled adventure. There’s no end to the fun you can have at LC Swansea.

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Additional UK Water Parks

Rhyl SC2
The Time Capsule Waterpark Coatbridge
Dunes Splash World Southport
Funtasia Drogheda Ireland
AquaZone Dublin
Finlake Falls, Newton Abbot
Lagan Valley, Lisburn, Northern Ireland
Moorways Sports Village and Water Park, Derby
Elysium, Bournemouth – Opening Soon
Therme Manchester – Opening Soon
Wet ‘n’ Wild North Shields – Closed

The UK’s Best Outdoor Pools and Lidos

Aldershot Lido
Aldershot Lido

Theme Parks with Splash Zones and Waterslides

Thorpe Park Resort
Amity Beach at Thorpe Park Resort

Amity Beach at Thorpe Park Resort
AQUA-TEK Splash Park at Magna Science Adventure Centre*
Au Guang Dragon Zone Waterpark at Twinlakes Melton Mowbray
Duplo Valley at Legoland Windsor Resort
Get Wet! at Drusillas Park *
Splash Zone at Gullivers Milton Keynes
Splash Zone at Gullivers Warrington
Splash Zone at Gullivers Rotherham – Opening Soon
Soak Zone at Crealy in Devon*
Splish Splosh – Flamingo Land Resort*
Robin Hood’s Water Park and Splash Land at Wheelgate Mansfield
Water Kingdom Splash Park at Paultons Park Romsey*
Wet ‘n’ Wild at Twycross Zoo *
Attractions marked with a * only feature splashzone, click the above links to visit the official websites for more details.

Leisure Centres with Waterslides

Despite not having as much to offer as the dedicated Water Parks listed above many local leisure centres offer a great alternative, providing a couple of hours family fun at a lower price.


Breckland Leisure Centre and Waterworld, Thetford
Brentford Fountain Leisure Centre, London
Cocks Moors Woods Leisure Centre, Birmingham
Colchester Leisure World, Essex
The Dome, Doncaster
Dolphin Centre, Darlington
Easton Leisure Centre, Bristol
East Riding Leisure Centre Goole
East Riding Leisure Centre Withernsea
Huddersfield Leisure Centre
Hyde Leisure Pool
Knaresborough Pool
Leisure World Colchester
Leyton Leisure Lagoon East London
Marina Centre, Great Yarmouth
Newquay Leisure World
Northallerton Leisure Centre
The Pavilions In The Park, Horsham
Oasis Beach Pool, Bedford
Oasis Fun Pools, Newquay
Prudhoe Waterworld
Romsey Rapids Sports Complex
Rushcliffe Leisure Centre, West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire
Spennymoor pool
Splash, Stockton-On-Tees
Splash Zone Bridlington
Surf City Leisure Pool Ponds Forge
The Beach Leisure Pool Hillsborough
Victoria Park Leisure Centre, Ilkeston
Water Meadows Mansfield
Waves Tynemouth
Wet n Wild at Waterfront Leisure Centre Woolwich
Waves Leisure Pool, Torquay
Washington Leisure Centre
Windsor Leisure Centre, Berkshire
Woodford Leisure Centre Hull


Cookstown Leisure Centre, County Tyrone
Grove Wellbeing Centre, Belfast


Beach Leisure Centre, Aberdeenshire
Hamilton Water Palace, South Lanarkshire
Inverness Aquadome


Bridgend Life Centre, Wales
Cardiff International Pool

Holiday Resorts with Waterslides

Top 10 Holiday Resorts with Waterslides

Butlins Outdoor Waterslide

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Haven Holiday Parks

Haven Craig Tara Indoor Pool and Slides
Haven Craig Tara Indoor Pool and Slides

Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset
Craig Tara, South Ayrshire
Caister-on-Sea, Norfolk
Devon Cliffs, Devon
Golden Sands, Lincolnshire
Hopton, Norfolk
Perran Sands, Cornwall
Primrose Valley, Yorkshire
Rockley Park, Dorset
Thorpe Park, Lincolnshire
Weymouth Bay, Dorset


Butlins Bognor Regis Indoor Pool
Butlins Bognor Regis Indoor Pool

Butlins Bognor Regis
Butlins Minehead
Butlins Skegness

Center Parcs

Center Parcs Longleat Forest River Rapids
Center Parcs Longleat Forest River Rapids

Sherwood Forest, Nottinghamshire
Woburn Forest, Bedfordshire
Elveden Forest, Suffolk
Whinfell Forest, Cumbria
Longleat Forest, Wiltshire
Longford Forest, Ireland

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UK Waterparks was last modified: July 19th, 2024 by Dan

Author: Dan

I am passionate about Theme Parks and Attractions. I love riding roller coasters and thrill rides. With two young boys I understand how expensive family days out can be and this was one of the main driving forces behind Attractions Near me. My aim is to help you and your friends enjoy some great days out without costing the earth. Thanks for reading and have a great time - Regards Dan

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