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Wild Waters Waterpark

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Address: 5656 E. Silver Springs Boulevard, Silver Springs Nature Park, Silver Springs, FL 34488
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+1 352-236-2121
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10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Wed - Sun 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Located adjacent to the lush grounds and natural beauty of Silver Springs,...

Located adjacent to the lush grounds and natural beauty of Silver Springs, near Ocala, Florida, Wild Waters is a place where the whole family can chill out on a warm summer day. With cabanas and reserved private areas for parties, Wild Waters is the perfect venue for your next birthday, party, family reunion and corporate event. Attractions like Alligator Ambush, Osceola's Revenge, and Cool Kids Cove for children make Wild Waters your favorite place to be this summer!.

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In-the-Process of Rebounding, Yes, "Soft" Opening Now!

NEW phone numbers and news as of this moment: 352-877-2267 is for the Water Park and 352-261-5840 is for the Silver Springs Management Company that won the contract to manage the... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed June 15, 2014
Muncha_Ocala
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Ocala, Florida
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Ocala, Florida
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28 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2014

It seems new management is dedicated to bringing this water park up to it's rightful potential. As of the date we were there, 7/6/14, only one water slide was open, the wave pool, kid play area and the baby pool. Parking was free, $10 per person, kids under a certain age...maybe 12 (?), the price is $5. My triplets are... More 

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4 Thank kris-fla
The Villages, Fl
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1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2014

only thing opened is Wave Pool and Kids Area-- last time there it was in terrible shape. They wont say when or if slides will reopen

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3 Thank petec1492
Ocala, Florida
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205 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 230 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2014

NEW phone numbers and news as of this moment: 352-877-2267 is for the Water Park and 352-261-5840 is for the Silver Springs Management Company that won the contract to manage the Wild Waters section as well as the State Park. Currently NO Season Passes are being sold yet - this will be decided in the next couple of weeks I... More 

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13 Thank Muncha_Ocala
Spring Hill, Florida
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 7, 2014

I recently called the park to find out if they will be open this summer. I've never been there but my husband has fond memories of the park. I was told that the park has been through renovations and will be open some time next week. Can't wait to take my kids! Will post review once we visit.

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8 Thank V_M_Garcia79
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 7, 2014

This waterpark is closed and should be removed from the list. I was planning on taking my kids today and got as far as Target to buy towels (we are stuck in Ocala bc of car trouble on the way home from Disney). I happened to mention to the cashier that we were going to the waterpark and she said... More 

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8 Thank Lisa A
Rochester, New Hampshire
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29 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 15, 2014 via mobile

Kiddie side is perfect, concessions are way overpriced, a lot of slides were closed, a few slides hurt your back, wave pool is average, they are strict about no shirts or shorts on slide which I think is ridiculous. I understand no jeans or outerwear that has buckles, buttons etc but I had a fitted tank top to hide my... More 

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Thank Crystal C
Gainesville, Florida
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339 reviews
106 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 200 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2013

I grew up going to Wild Waters in the 1980s and it was a wonderful family water park. In the early 2000s I took my oldest daughters there and it was still clean, safe and fun. This summer we bought a family pass and althogh we got our money's worth by visiting three times, it was not nearly as nice... More 

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9 Thank Gators89
Jacksonville, Florida
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2013

I thought that it was a good idea to take my daughter to Wild Waters because the good experience that I had in the past when I was a child. However we went to Wild Waters on August 31, 2013 and it was a disaster. Now where should I start? First of all the main attraction was closed. We checked... More 

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3 Thank TARSHA369
Plant City, Florida
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2013

Upon arriving it was $8 to park (cash only). Entrance fees per person are $14 (under 3 are free). When entering you can opt to pay for a locker for the day at $7 and $10 prices. The ages of the kids with me were 2, 12, 14, and 15. 2 of the water slides were closed. I'm not sure... More 

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1 Thank abbiesmommy76
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2013

Don't waste your time or money.. if you go here you will be infected with some type of bateria.. this water was horrible. DHEC needs to go visit Asap to close to it down.. the waterslides were molded, the kiddie was contaminated with feces and wave pool was contaminates with vomit, the staff was. Rude and unconcerned about the conditions,... More 

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