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Lazy River, with chutes

This is a way to enjoy a day or two. Park needs some updating, but we enjoyed it twice. We had... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rodney H
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Tulsa/Bixby, United States
Fun winter get away!

There is a heated indoor area that has a couple slides, a rapid river, and a splash area. For us it... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
825kelceyr
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San Antonio, Texas
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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...more
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We live in Houston and come to Padre a few times a year! We have stayed at a few of the most common resorts/hotels! Traveling with an 11 & 8 year old! Schlitterbon Resort is great for the price! Bring our $300/night includes park access...More

2  Thank Becca D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I bought our tickets online and when we got there we had to wait 20 minutes in line to get our wristbands. There were multiple lines for folks buying their admission and just one for people that plan. There were plenty of employees around, but...More

1  Thank klpopp
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a way to enjoy a day or two. Park needs some updating, but we enjoyed it twice. We had condo close to park and was great time for the whole family!More

1  Thank Rodney H
Mike B, Manager at Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Rodney H, Thanks for the kind words and glad your entire family enjoyed themselves. On your next visit down, we hope you considering vacationing at our on-site resort hotel, the largest, newest beachfront property on South Padre Island. Not only can you stay where you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Growing up in Texas we all know that Schiltterbahn is the hottest coolest time in TX. IMHO the South Padre location is not worth the expense unless you have little-little ones and just like floating in a circle all day over and over again. If...More

1  Thank _sjkaylor
Mike B, Manager at Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

_sjkaylor, Thanks for visiting and we appreciate your comments and feedback. Every Schlitterbahn park is unique with its own original features, which is one of the reasons we are the hottest, coolest times in Texas (thanks for the shout out!). Our New Braunfels park is...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Original Review: We stayed here 4 years ago. We are teachers (from Oklahoma) so we save all year long for this. We brought our family back for our once a year vacation. It was such a huge difference this time. The first day we were...More

4  Thank kkysar
Mike B, Manager at Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

kkysar, Thank you once again for taking the time to speak with us regarding your recent stay and rest assured that we always try to live up to one of our core standards of exceeding expectations. When that fails to materialize, we make every effort...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Traditional Schlitterbahn day of fun! Fun as expected for what we did; however, the wave ride was not working, boogie board wave ride AND the biggest water slide was not working...big unexpected bummer for 2 teenage boys that like them most!! Huge problem getting the...More

1  Thank TripandTravel4Fun
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This park is super small. The tickets were expensive (which they are at all the parks), but it was super empty. The zip line was down and the rides are small. That being said, it was clean, the lockers were easy to use, it wasn’t...More

3  Thank Callielyn83
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There is a heated indoor area that has a couple slides, a rapid river, and a splash area. For us it was a great winter break. Our room had a nice view of the beach, and was comfortable.More

Thank 825kelceyr
Mike B, Manager at Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for visiting and we hope you are able to come again soon now that the entire park is open for the summer...25+ attractions to enjoy spread over nearly 25 acres and of course if staying as hotel guests you will save nearly 40% on...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have been to the park several times and always enjoy coming for a two day pass each year which seems to be the best value. You can get a refillable cup for water and soft drinks in the package which I recommend. We have...More

Thank Bart S
Mike B, Manager at Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Bart S, Thanks for the 5 stars and spending some time with us each year. You provide some great tips -- the souvenir cups are a great value and can be used on return visits as well and along with free parking and free use...More

Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

This is a fun place to spend 1/2 day. It is much smaller than the New Braunfels location, and rides are much shorter. The lines in the outdoor area are mostly in the lazy river, that was nice. Overall fun, probably more appealing for families...More

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Kate C
21 June 2018|
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Response from Mike B | Property representative |
Hi Kate C, Absolutely! Water in the park ranges from "zero depth", meaning it is ankle deep to no more than 4 feet....most river depth ranges from 3' -4' depending where you are in the park. Of course, inner tubes and life... More
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Ruby O
21 March 2018|
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Response from Tatiana O | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the resort and it included access to water park indoor and out door. As long as both areas are open you will have access to them.
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SouthernGirl6
5 February 2018|
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Response from Mike B | Property representative |
Hi SouthernG, Thanks for your interest in visiting Schlitterbahn-South Padre Island. Our indoor waterpark and resort are located beachfront on the Island and if you choose to stay with us save over 40% on your waterpark... More
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