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Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark

2026 Lockheed Rd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-6237
+1 409-770-9283
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Don't take your young children!!

Family vacation destination....not! We took our 8 year old daughter & she could only go on the... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2017
mkepperson73
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Omaha, Nebraska
Water park fun!

Although I've been here about 4 times, this last visit was by far my most enjoyable. Could be... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2017
558audreyc
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Appling
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“lazy river” (179 reviews)
“water rides” (22 reviews)
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2026 Lockheed Rd, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77554-6237
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Reviewed August 15, 2017

Family vacation destination....not! We took our 8 year old daughter & she could only go on the river & pools....not very exciting, especially for the CRAZY COST!!!More

Thank mkepperson73
Schlitterbahn W, Public Relations Manager at Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for visiting Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark and we’re sad to hear you’re little one was unable to enjoy all of our rides. Our guests are very happy with the 30 attractions that we have available, as well as the variety of options...More

Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

Although I've been here about 4 times, this last visit was by far my most enjoyable. Could be because my daughter is now 13. In my opinion it's hard to enjoy the different "not so lazy" rivers with younger children. We stayed from open until...More

Thank 558audreyc
Schlitterbahn W, Public Relations Manager at Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Greetings, Glad to hear you and your daughter were able to create fun memories at Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark year after year. With our souvenir bottles, we don’t allow them into our river systems or attractions as you mentioned. But we do allow them at...More

Reviewed August 14, 2017

Great family vacation spot. Everything that a water park should be. I recommend you get a Cabana if you plan on being there all day - worth the extra for reserved seating and waitstaff.More

1  Thank Wyatt S
Schlitterbahn W, Public Relations Manager at Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Howdy, Thank you for visiting Schlitterbahn Galveston and happy to hear that you had a great family vacation. Guests always enjoy the luxiours cabanas we have to offer for the day. From our Riverbend penthouse cabana to the standard cabana, all are great choices. Each...More

Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

It has been years since we have been, but we are with family in town who wanted to go. We are season pass holders at another Houston area waterpark and just to say I expected way more from this waterpark than what we got. First...More

Thank justvisiting256
Schlitterbahn W, Public Relations Manager at Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for visiting Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark and we want to assure you that we run an extremely safe operation. The safety of our guests and employees is a top priority at Schlitterbahn. Happy to hear that our team members at the White...More

Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

My 7 and 9 yo boys loved this water park becuase it has so many different things to do. You could go dare devilish or you could take things nice and easy. If you have an age-diverse crowd this is the place to be because...More

1  Thank rachaelgP4104MN
Schlitterbahn W, Public Relations Manager at Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Greetings, Thanks for visiting Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark and we’re happy to hear that everyone had a great time while visiting. With over 30 attractions available, we do offer a variety of options for any guest to choose from. From our unique river system, kiddie...More

Reviewed August 11, 2017

Arrived on a Thursday at opening, not a long wait. Price is ridiculous for this park. New Braunfels park is worth the money, but this park is not. You can park free and bring food in, which is always nice. It was a nice hot,...More

Thank IslandgirlLaPorte
Schlitterbahn W, Public Relations Manager at Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for visiting Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark and we're sorry to hear that your experience wasn't worth your money. There are a few things to keep in mind that are built in to save you money. Parking, use of inner tubes and life...More

Reviewed August 8, 2017

The size of the waterpark is just perfect to enjoy a day of fun in the water with the family, great for a big group too. I love it because we get to ride every ride! lines are not too long. We have been every...More

Thank MSVJEV
Schlitterbahn W, Public Relations Manager at Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Howdy, Glad to hear the family loves Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark and have been returning year after year. Have a Schlitterrific day and thanks for the comments.

Reviewed August 4, 2017

We weren't wowed by Schlitterbahn. We went on a Sunday and took our 6 year old and honestly, it was more anxiety inducing than anything for me. It was so crowded, so I was worried about trying to keep up with her and not loose...More

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Schlitterbahn W, Public Relations Manager at Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Greetings, Thank you for visiting Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark and we appreciate you taking the time to inform us of your experience. We generally see higher popularity on the weekends in July or August, compared to the week days. We do want our guests to...More

Reviewed August 2, 2017

Our family arrived shortly after opening on a Tuesday in August. There was 60% chance of rain and a large, black cloud overhead. The park staff promised they would not close unless there was lightening. We were so glad we decided to stay!!! It never...More

1  Thank DrivingAround2016
Schlitterbahn W, Public Relations Manager at Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Greetings, Thank you for visiting Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark in August and we're happy to hear that everyone had an excellent visit. Weather is a factor when it comes to our guests and can cause some hesitation when visiting the watepaterk. The safety of our...More

Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

We went with a group of 21. The website didn't allow is to purchase tickets because it kept shutting down. If you have a group of 15 or more, you can buy tickets the day of at the guest services window. MUCH cheaper than individual...More

Thank Cynthia A
Schlitterbahn W, Public Relations Manager at Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Howdy, Thank you for visiting Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark. We appreciate that you are a fan of Schlitterbahn and had a fun time at the park when you visited. The tickets are cheaper when you parents in advance on our website or at a local...More

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Trav_L_ir
July 23, 2017|
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Response from DavidJ99989 | Reviewed this property |
I did not see any spaces that were air conditioned. I didn't specifically look for that, but it seems unlikely based on general observations. There are many many places that are covered and shaded, with roofs in open air... More
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James M
July 14, 2017|
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Response from travelingnewt | Reviewed this property |
$10 for medium, I think $15 for large
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barbaralusk4
July 7, 2017|
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Response from st3insc | Reviewed this property |
It is in the $50 to $60 range.
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