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Palm Desert Aquatic Center

730751 Magnesia Falls Dr, Palm Desert, CA 92260
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Ranked #3 of 25 attractions in Palm Desert
Type: Water Parks
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Warwick, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

A very well kept outdoor aquatic area, suitable for families. Limited shaded areas but the life guards are attentive and a 50 yd pool from 0530 to 0755 is great. They turn it into a 25 for the rest of the day. The other pools are good and they do have facilities for disability.

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Linlithgow, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Instead of paying over $170 to get into Wet n Wild water park in Palm Springs and $14 to park the car, we decided to try out this facility instead and drove there for free parking and only $27 entrance fee for myself my wife and 3 children. When we entered it was an amazing sight, with a full sized... More

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Glendale, California
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359 reviews 359 reviews
103 attraction reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

A great place to see fireworks on the 4th of July. One of those hidden gem places to see fireworks and there are a lot of places to eat and have a great time

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Palm Desert, California
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40 reviews 40 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

a true gem in the desert, staff and facility top notch! The water classes are terrific, lap swimming and fun for children. A perfect addition to the city of Palm Desert.

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Phoenix, AZ
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78 reviews 78 reviews
10 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We discovered the aquatic center while looking for something to break up the drive back to Phoenix. Our toddler loved the wading pool and splash pad. The wife and I HAD to go down the big slide! What fun that was.

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Irvine
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The most fun for kids and adults and easy on the pocket book. Only $4 to get in and the diving boards, water slides, and the deep pool got us hooked. I highly recommend it. Employees are very nice and lots of life guards on duty. Clean showers and $1 snow cones were great.

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Pasadena, California
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48 reviews 48 reviews
26 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Good for families, especially with kids under age 8. It's not worth it to pay a hefty price for Wet n Wild Water Park for small children. The Aquatic Center had a wading pool, a kids' water play structure with a couple of small slides, two tube type slides for those over 48 inches tall, a pool that was about... More

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Palm Desert,Ca
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Forget the high prices at the Palm Springs Water Attractions. This gem is a fraction of the cost and kids LOVE it. Free parking- as compared to $10.00 per car in Palm Springs. Childrens fee under three dollars!!!!!!!!!

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Indianapolis, IN
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94 reviews 94 reviews
45 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

I liked that they had a fair amount of lap swim hours and that the price was very reasonable for out-of-towners.

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Calgary, Canada
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83 reviews 83 reviews
19 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Swimming lengths in an outdoor pool is a treat! I couldn't get over how well maintained the pool is. The parking lot is beautiful, so was the rest of the experience. YOUR KIDS NEED TO BE APPROX "48 to ride on the water slide.

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