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WaTiki Indoor Waterpark Resort

1314 North Elk Vale Road, Rapid City, SD 57703-9588
+1 877-545-2897
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It funny.

It was funny.. are hotel give us tickets to go for free. It was funny on the slope. We were there... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Christine E
via mobile
Good Family outing

Good place to spend a weekend for a retreat. Reserve a room in one of the hotels connected, or... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LT Mark B
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Grab your friends and family and come "slide in" to WaTiki Indoor Waterpark Resort! Guests and visitors are invited to enjoy over 30,000 square feet of pools and water-slides. The waterpark is open year-round and is conveniently located right off I-90 on Elk Vale Road at Exit 61. WaTiki is connected to Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott, La Quinta Inn & Suites, Residence Inn by Marriott, and Home 2 Suites by Hilton which means we can accommodate every one in your pool party! We got a huge arcade, Starbucks, Sliders Bar, Marco's Pizza, and Perkin's Restaurant all connected indoors to our waterpark! See you guys soon!
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good29%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“lazy river” (85 reviews)
“water slides” (43 reviews)
“la quinta” (28 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
1314 North Elk Vale Road, Rapid City, SD 57703-9588
+1 877-545-2897
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It was funny.. are hotel give us tickets to go for free. It was funny on the slope. We were there just to for 2 hours. Everyone was so nice there.

Thank Christine E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good place to spend a weekend for a retreat. Reserve a room in one of the hotels connected, or nearby and get an armband for the day. Lots to do for families or just a couple. Water park is loads of fun

Thank LT Mark B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This park was the only "pool" option available when staying at our hotel, the Home2Suites in Rapid City. We ended up purchasing an $80 "family" package that allowed all 5 of us to use the water park, essentially making the cost $16/person. On the plus...More

1  Thank Carlos L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My kids had a blast! We've been to larger water parks before and for the price of this one, I do wish it had more to it. But I felt like I could monitor my kids better here. Some discount tips: If you stay in...More

Thank redheadedmama
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I travel several times a year from central SD to visit the water park. I don't understand the off season price is reasonably priced and today it was $28. But what really irritated me this time is, I have a special needs...More

2  Thank goodfoodgoddess
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the nearby hotel so that our kids could burn off some steam at this water park. There were plenty of nice attractions to keep them going for a few hours, but it seemed understaffed. The staff that was there was didn't enforce...More

1  Thank J D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This water park was fun. Im not sure it was worth the $30/person for admission fun, but it was fun. The staff was friendly but they were really understaffed and it was kind of a mess. The kids enjoyed it and we would come back...More

Thank Tessa F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We needed a fun activity for the kids after a day of seeing historic sites. This place was perfect. We were there on a Saturday late afternoon, and it was not overly crowded. Only waited about 5 minutes for big slides. The kids area was...More

Thank Coloradotraveler32
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My kids thoroughly enjoyed their time here at the water park but I thought the park was small and lacking one really good slide. The two tube slides were okay but the yellow body slide needs to be refurbished. I received lots of scratches going...More

1  Thank Busboy19
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We always visit this water park when we come to town each year. Lots of different things for the kids to do. Sometimes it is pretty crowded but by early evening there is plenty of room to move around. It is usually kept pretty clean...More

Thank Suz M
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Sara C
July 14, 2017|
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Response from J D | Reviewed this property |
Unless you plan to stay beside him the entire time, I would say yes. There are attractions appropriate for your 3 year old, but I have no confidence in the lifeguarding staff. I had a 6 and 10 year old with me who were... More
Abby M
March 18, 2017|
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Response from Mike_DeLosReyes | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. We have lockers available, small ($7), medium ($11), and large ($16), and you can pay with cash or card.
February 20, 2016|
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Response from VETNVET | Reviewed this property |
Here is the link to admission prices. Monday - Thursday: $9.25 plus tax Friday - Sunday: $13.65 plus tax