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Knott's Soak City U.S.A.

Address: 8039 Beach Boulevard, Buena Park, CA 90620
Phone Number: 714-220-5200
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Knott's Soak City General Admission Ticket
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Ranked #7 of 10 Attractions in Buena Park
Type: Water Parks, Amusement Parks
Owner description: Offering more than 20 rides with a 1950s Southern California theme...
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Type: Water Parks, Amusement Parks
Owner description: Offering more than 20 rides with a 1950s Southern California theme, this water adventure park features single-rider high-speed slides, inner-tube slide flumes, a wave pool, lazy river rides and a children’s pool and activity area.
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

A small waterpark in the Disneyland area. No park maps available, but check online before visiting. Able to do all major rides in one day. Young children area optional. Big fun in a small package. Still not satisfied at the end of the day? Let's go again! Recommend going there more than once during summer season, especially if you can't... More 

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Buena Park, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

Soak City may not have as many different "rides" as other water parks in the area, but it's far less crowded and a lot of fun. They have a couple of areas that are especially good for little kids . . . plus they have the big slides for thrill seekers. Definitely recommended

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Asheville, North Carolina
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133 reviews 133 reviews
45 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2012

This is not a place for rides and attractions. This is a place to have fun in the sun and water - adult of child. They are open well into the evening in the summer, so a person can come with family or not in the late afternoon and still have a great time for very little cash outlay. Kids... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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69 reviews 69 reviews
33 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

not many people were there and there were only like 10 rides so stay there for like 1 hour because knotts berry farm is across the road and way better

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Melbourne, Australia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2012

We went to Soak CIty as a break from the amusement parks and had a great time. During summer it gets very hot so make sure you take shoes that you can leave at the entrance of the pools or slides so you dont burn your feet on the ground (its very easy to do). We hired a cabana and... More 

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Plymouth U K
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

If the queues are not too big you will have done all of the rides in about an hour! Needs investment to provide more cutting edge water rides.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

Very very very busy and poorly organised - queue jumping is overlooked making queue times in excess of 1hr and the park is extremely small. Restrooms are appalling and the clientele is undesirable. Avoid!

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Signal Hill, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2012

Spent part of today at Soak City with my grandson, my best friend and her son. We had a blast. I'm 55 yrs old and i was able to cross another item off my bucket list...I went down the big water slide, face down for the first time. Pros: the tidal wave was great, the slide was fun and the... More 

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Aliso Viejo, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2012

Not a great park but a good one. Wild Rivers Closed so our family was relegated to go here. Just not that nice. Cabanas are a joke unless you get a Grand Cabana and there aren't that many. I miss Wild Rivers!

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Newbury Park, CA
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44 reviews 44 reviews
19 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

We were here on a weekday morning, and it was fun overall. The park is smaller than we expected, but it does make it easier to navigate. Even in the morning, the lines for the rides were very long. I love lazy rivers, and this was one of my favorites - it is a very long lazy river, and the... More 

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