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Water Country

2300 Lafayette Rd, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5602
+1 603-427-1111
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Pissed off

I went on there site,#1 they don't open until 10:30 not 10 am like they have on there site,#2 my... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
antillalori
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Gardner, Massachusetts
via mobile
Hot days are crowded

This is a great place to take the kids on a day that is too hot for the beach, but on days that are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Charlene L
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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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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 good29%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible17%
Travellers talk about
“dragon's den” (10 reviews)
“bring your own” (24 reviews)
“season pass” (14 reviews)
LOCATION
2300 Lafayette Rd, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5602
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+1 603-427-1111
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Portsmouth
US$23 per adult
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"dragon's den"
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"bring your own"
in 24 reviews
"season pass"
in 14 reviews
"fried dough"
in 7 reviews
"lounge chairs"
in 10 reviews
"life jackets"
in 10 reviews
"bare feet"
in 6 reviews
"water rides"
in 6 reviews
"rented tubes"
in 4 reviews
"water fun"
in 4 reviews
"picnic area"
in 4 reviews
"every summer"
in 4 reviews
"staff was friendly"
in 4 reviews
"cooler"
in 41 reviews
"vest"
in 4 reviews
"blast"
in 19 reviews
"gulls"
in 5 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I went on there site,#1 they don't open until 10:30 not 10 am like they have on there site,#2 my water slide that I love didn't say it was closed Geronimo the steap water slide,#3 paid 25 Dollars to Park,yes you can pay 5but with...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to take the kids on a day that is too hot for the beach, but on days that are super hot, it is super crowded. If you live locally, it costs almost as much for a summer pass as it...More

Thank Charlene L
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Danielle-WC, Manager at Water Country, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank for the review, Charlene! You're right - the Season Pass is SUCH a great deal. It's less than the cost of 2 visits. Definitely worth it. Our Lifeguards are trained and licensed in lifeguarding, CPR, First Aid, AED and Oxygen. We have a superior...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I decided on a spur of the moment to bring our 5 and 2 year old to Water Country. Was even better that there was a groupon we were able to purchase. We arrived around 11am at the park. Paid for parking...More

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Danielle-WC, Manager at Water Country, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Love that you had such a great day with the family! Thank you for including us in your summer plans. The lockers are great for keeping your valuables safe, and just as you said, the Standard size is perfect to hold cellphones and wallets -...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I say that because it got me and the kid free into Water Country today. There's only select days you can take advantage of this offer so I would go if you have the pass. I was a little hesitant about the negative reviews but...More

1  Thank glorijane w
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Danielle-WC, Manager at Water Country, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great feedback! And thank you for visiting. The Premium Pass is such a great deal for both parks; it's nice having a sister-park close by! You'll love visits to Water Country even more once your little is a bit taller and you can enjoy everything...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I will preface this by saying, my 2.5 year old loves water parks and I was ready to get a season pass to Water Country. That will not be happening. My two kids, me and my elderly parents, went to Water Country Monday, July 2...More

2  Thank Laura M
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Danielle-WC, Manager at Water Country, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sorry your experience wasn't better, Laura. The park has different sized cabanas, located in different areas of the park. The $49 option is the mini-cabana located by the wave pool. It's a smaller space for 2 people. The prices are dynamic and vary by day...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great value! Bought seasons pass online and saved huge over separate daily entrance prices....unlimited visits all season..well worth the two hour drive it took to get there. Water rides were also worth the wait in line. Many to choose from which kept us...More

Thank George G
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Danielle-WC, Manager at Water Country, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Love, love, love - you nailed it, and we appreciate that you took the time to leave a review. Glad everyone had fun! Can't wait to see you again!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I went to Water Country for a date today (90+ degrees, and a Saturday). I have to say, I was apprehensive after reading the reviews on yelp, trip adviser and facebook. But, we decided to give it a go and hope for...More

4  Thank pye23
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Danielle-WC, Manager at Water Country, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for so many things! Thank you for choosing to spend your date day at Water Country - it's absolutely adorable and we're glad you did! Never stop playing, it's what helps keeps us all young! :) Thank you for the thorough review. Thank...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

my g.children have been here and loved all the water slides pool etc I don't go on any rides. but the kids all them . It is a very clean establishmen.t

3  Thank Janice M
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Danielle-WC, Manager at Water Country, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad they have fun, Janice - and that you're all able to enjoy your time together at the park. Thank you for leaving a review; we look forward to seeing you all again soon!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rides are fun and clean. Staff is friendly. Food vendors are nice and friendly. The fried dough is really good. Go early and during the week for less crowds. The wave pool is really fun. The charge $5 for parking which is new. My...More

1  Thank ysd D
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Danielle-WC, Manager at Water Country, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the review! We can't resist the fried dough either - so yummy! You're 100% right about visiting during the week when it's les crowded. Especially in June!

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Reviewed 9 February 2018

So much to do, so much to see. We love this water park. It's a great place to visit.. A must visit if going to NH.

Thank Sally W
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Management response:Responded 10 April 2018

Thanks for the review, Sally! So glad you enjoyed your visit - we can't wait to see you again this summer!

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Sportychica
16 July 2018|
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Response from stephanier76 | Reviewed this property |
We skipped the cabanas. Honestly I saw them and I can see why people would get them but we chose to rent a locker to store our bags and just keep our towels and sunblock with us which we left on the chairs near whatever... More
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Carol C
2 July 2018|
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Response from Danielle-WC | Property representative |
Children under 13 years of age are not allowed at the Park without adult supervision. Regardless, we strongly suggest that minors under the age of 18 be accompanied by a parent or adult guardian. The park does not assume any... More
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Patricia E
17 June 2018|
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Response from Danielle-WC | Property representative |
Yes! There are ADA lifts that help guests transition from a chair to a pool; guests with wheelchairs can enter any sloped entrance pool up to axle deep if desired. There are handicapped accessible stalls in the restrooms, a... More
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