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Water World

401 Recreation Road, Dothan, AL 36303
(334) 615-3750
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Ranked #4 of 14 Attractions in Dothan
Type: Water Parks, Amusement
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Dothan
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW

This is not a water park on par with something like Big Kahuna in Florida or Whitewater in Atlanta, but it is a fun place to take kids and teenagers on a hot, summer day. The size is manageable so, with older kids, you can kind of make a home base and have them come check in with you on... More

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Alabama
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We had a BLAST at Water World in Dothan! The only thing I missed was having more shade. There was also a large group of children brought by busses the day we went (a couple hundred extra kids) which made the wave pool a bit crowded, but it was still a fun day.

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Thomasville, Georgia, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

This has to be one of the safest water parks around. The guards are always on post and won't hesitate to dive in when someone stays under too long. The wave pool is one of the more popular areas, though many brave the cyclone too.

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Dothan, Alabama
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Water World hits the spot for families with smaller children and for out-of-towners, but for locals and teens the draw is limited. What Water World offers is maintained, accessible, and really what you would expect from a small water park (wave pool, a couple swimming areas, a few slides, and food and merchandise vendors). A plus is that it is... More

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Andalusia, Alabama
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
10 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I have been to this water park many times over the years with my daughters....I just wanted to mention the rude employees on this visit from the girl that took our money to the cluesless girls in the gift shop on that tues afternoon. Seems like such a nice place would expect better from their help. Makes a difference when... More

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Dothan, Alabama
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

If you are over 60, you get in the park for free. You still have to pay for the grandkids, but it is still a good deal. There is plenty of shaded areas if you don't want too much sun.

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Dothan, Alabama
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Too many people for such a small water park. we could not enjoy oursleves because of the crowd. For the money we paid we should've been comfortable. The kids had fun so the trip wasn't a bust

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Enterprise, Alabama
Top Contributor
144 reviews 144 reviews
21 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

What more can I say? Wave pool, kiddie pool, slide. Great place to take the kids on a hot summer day.

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Alabama
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

VERY large pool with wave machine that turns on with a warning. The pool has a slope that is very walkable with plenty of shallow space to just sit and play with the youngsters while the bigger kids play. There are also water slides and a great separate "kiddie pool" that keeps bigger kids from ruining the fun for the... More

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Dothan, Alabama
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
37 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Great spot to beat summer heat. Slides for all ages, in addition to wave pool. Lockers and food are offered. We especially enjoy half price on select evenings.

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