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Slide & Splash - Water Slide Park
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Full-Day Slide & Splash Water Park Admission...
Ranked #4 of 24 things to do in Lagoa
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Opened on June 10, 1986, Slide & Splash has been considered one of the best and largest water parks in the country and Europe. With a total area of ​​7 hectares, the park offers many aquatic entertainments for all tastes and ages, as well as lawns or sun loungers, zones with animal shows, massage and fish spa, several restaurants and a shop. Slide & Splash guarantees the visitor the best possible fun, always with the maximum conditions of safety, hygiene and comfort, in accordance with the law decree nº 5/97 of March, which regulates the activity of the water parks in Portugal.
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the park on the 11th sept in 2017.Nice and relaxing, no queues.
This year (2018) we visited it twice with 2 kids (8 and 4yo). First visit on Sunday the 2nd September: great, no massive queues, some rides had no queues at all. Plenty of space to place a towel on the day.
Took a special offer and bought the second visit braslets for 10er per person. Note: they put a nonremoovable braslet on Ur wrist which is Ur pass on the 2nd day.it has to be used within 10 days.
2nd visit was on Thursday the 6th September. Completely different story: packed, long queues(20-45 minutes). Probably due to the fact that the previous 2-3 days were cloudy and chilly OR may be midweek is indeed busier.
Great things:# warm water in all the pools and small kids areas ( unlike in zoomarine).
# my 4year old inspite of her being only 1m tall still could enjoy cool rides like black hole, disco ride, blue hole, special foam slides for under 10s. And the tropical paradise is huge and amazing. She stayed there for hours.great as entry for under 5s is free!!! She also enjoyed the shows.
#my 8yo son being only 1.25 cm tall. Could use all the rides either alone or with an adult. He really enjoyed both days.
# the park is clean, well looked after, easy to understand the layout. staff wear bright wellnoticeable uniform.
Things to be improved:
-- Female staff are less attentive and helpful then guys.
--- pictures are a bit pricey. 10er each... Only 4euro in zoomarine.

It's a must to visit this park when in the area.
Hacks: # we didn't bother with any parasols or sunbeds . We never sat down. Just a towel on grass was enough.
# we even didn't bother with any lockers. I know it was at our risk. But felt absolutely safe and our phones and wallets were just fine without being locked.
# if possible bring a cool box with your own food and drinks as food can be pricey in the park.make sure you don't bring any glass bottles...
Though pizza(@10euro) was yummy.

Thank Tatiana-Belarus
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this park, went twice last year and once this year. However, apart from the huge queues (which we expect) both daughters have picked up horrendous ear infections from the pool. Eldest daughter in particular has had it confirmed that she caught pseudomonas aeruginosa and we've scaled it down to the watermark. It develops/grows 16 to 24 hours after contracting, we went on the Tuesday and by Wednesday lunchtime she was in agony. She suffered a perforated ear drum as a result also. She's been in a lot of pain and 2 lots of antibiotics and a swab taken to grow in the lab this is what they confirmed. Be careful folks. Protect your ears when swimming in the main pool. Poor girl also has not been out of cast long after suffering a broken leg in a football match and had to be careful anyway but to then pick this up too has been tough. Shame really as we love the park. A lot busier this year than last, seemed rammed with people but still a good day out despite them both picking this infection up.

Thank Suzyque17
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited on a Sunday as I heard was less busy on weekends and it was great we didn’t have to wait long for rides or food so we managed to go on all the slides in one day. There is plenty to do for all ages, there is a dedicated area for under 10s, slides, swimming pool, jacuzzi, spa. Lots of staff taking photos which they display at the exit if you wish to buy. I would suggest bringing your own food if you can as food is pricey, but a great day out would definitely recommend.

1  Thank Emma C c
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived at 10.15 got in with no que, stayed until 5.30 and got on every ride and most of the big ones twice. Very good day the only negative is the the wild animals such as eagles, owls, snakes and parrots in cages and brought out for pictures with people. All of the water rides very fun and enjoyable longest que was for the big wave which was 20 mins

1  Thank Kelseygray
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One full day with Family in this quite nice water park, nothing special if compared with other ones, and didn’t like the wild animals like snakes and wild birds trapped for selling pictures, all the other aqua services were really ok. Nice day there.

Thank DiveTribeCaboVerde
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