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Gulf Islands Water Park

17200 16th Street, Gulfport, MS
228-328-1266
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Ranked #8 of 9 Attractions in Gulfport
Type: Water Parks
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Biloxi, Mississippi
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

My kid had a great time here. We got to the park when it opened, so the lines were short for about an hour. After that, it's nearly as bad as Disney. We tried to go to the cafe and grab a snack, but we asked some people and they said they had been waiting for almost an hour to... More

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Had a great day at the waterpark. My only complaint would be that the locker rentals are super expensive. Being that there are not a lot of places in the area to buy any possible forgotten items the waterpark should sell any items you might need like sunblock or rashguards. It would be nicer if there were easier and healthier... More

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Metairie, Louisiana
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Great Idea for to take young children they can ride anything at 42"... BUT keep in mind this park is geared towards younger children, so with that in mind when we had bad weather Sunday August 17 and lightening showing no signs of clearing up they kept a lot of families with small children hunkered under small shelters. They refused... More

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We visited Gulf Islands on Wednesday before school started back. It was more crowded than expected (maybe because it was the last day for members to use their 'bring a friend for free' coupons.) It was still an enjoyable experience for all 11 of us. We paid $25 per person and thought it was worth it. (Found $5 off coupons... More

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Henderson, Nevada
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186 reviews 186 reviews
67 attraction reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I visited Gulf Islands on a recent trip to New Orleans to visit family. Overall, we had a good time. Unlike other complaints that this park is too small, I don’t mind that at all. There was just enough to keep us entertained. Luckily, my other family members, who had season passes, had a coupon for entrance so the entry... More

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Crossett, Arkansas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The prices are kind of high for such a small water park. We had to pay the adult price for our 4 year old just because he reached the height requirement to do the big slides....even though he would NEVER do them! There is plenty for young children to do. Our 2 year old had a blast in the play... More

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New Orleans, Louisiana
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We went on a Saturday, arriving at noon, only to find a totally packed park. Out of the hundreds of lounge chairs, maybe 1 out of 20 had an actual person in them. The rest were "reserved" with towels, bags and shoes. I finally found a single chair, and our family of 4 had to share it. In the near... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

We will not ever return to this Waterpark. The pricing was ridiculous. We had to pay full pricing even for the kids. Junior pricing was for 3year old kids and younger basically (had to be smaller than 42 inches). The lines were ridiculously long. The lazy river was jam packed. There were not enough tubes for the number of people... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We got there an hour before opening and it was crowded. Not enough tubes people were pushing every where u went..lines for slides were to long and after 2 hrs we couldn't take it any more and left for the money we spent for 2 hrs just ain't worth it....will never go again

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Have been several times and each time was equally disappointing. Too crowded, not enough tubes, tried several times to get a tube on the lazy river and there were never any available. The lines for the water slides are ridiculous and the employees don't enforce the rules. It doesn't seem to matter what day or time of week you go... More

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