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Address: 400 N. Liberty, New Braunfels, TX 78130
Phone Number: +1 830-608-8520
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Our family-owned, family-friendly park offers FREE parking, FREE tubes,...

Our family-owned, family-friendly park offers FREE parking, FREE tubes, FREE lifejackets, and allows you to bring your own picnic (no glass or alcohol please). Schlitterbahn Waterpark Resort in New Braunfels has over 3 miles of tubing adventures, 7 children’s water playgrounds,17 water slides, the world’s first surfing machine, and 3 uphill water coasters spread over 65 acres of fun!

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Wonderful place!

I've been going to Schlitterbahn for over 20 years and it still does not disappoint. While yes, it's very crowded regardless of the day of the week, they do seem to do a good... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 28, 2016
sdnoethen
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Woodbridge, Virginia
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New Braunfels, Texas
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Schlitterbahn is fun no matter how old you or your kids are. There's shade, shallow pools for kids, long floating rides, short exciting rides, picnic tables (you can bring your own coolers to eat there), and lots of snacks and food. You can rent a locker to put your stuff in...leave your glasses in it!! Mine were knocked off by... More 

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Thank Billbo B
San Francisco, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is a popular place to visit, considering how large of a water park it is. If you're looking for short lines, don't go here. It is very busy, but some of the best places to go are. Long lines are a downfall. With the heat and length of wait, you can easily become dehydrated. Just be smart about... More 

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Thank alexistravmav
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's great to be in your late twenties early thirties and act like a teenager, you know run from slide to slide, lounge on the lazy river and surf on the surf ride which is a total rush! I just loved this place. Live in Dallas and will gladly make the commute again!

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Woodbridge, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

I've been going to Schlitterbahn for over 20 years and it still does not disappoint. While yes, it's very crowded regardless of the day of the week, they do seem to do a good job of processing people. My only minor complaint is that they should try to get more picnic tables. We arrived right at opening and were fortunate... More 

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Thank sdnoethen
Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

Super duper fun trip with grandkids (ages 8 & 10). We got there when they opened and left when they closed. Lots for all ages and abilities!

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Thank cath-adventurer
Eagle Pass, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

I really was not interested in going because it was super hot this summer, but I had the most amazing fun with my daughter and granddaughter. We found a perfect place to sit and relax in the water and just view the persons and families around having fun. they also allowed food inside so that was a savings for no... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

This is the place to cool down. Our family goes every year. It wouldn't be summer without going. Plenty of shade when you want to get out of the sun. You can bring your own ice chest.

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Thank SanAntonio_TexasSa39
Austin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Summer 2016 I bought season passes to Schlitterbahn for my kids (boys ages 4 and 7) and myself. We live in Austin and went about 10 times during the summer. You can read all the other reviews about how great the rides are, how the parking is FREE, how you can bring in coolers, etc. But the best part to... More 

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IA
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39 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016

I've been to several water parks, and never have I been to one better than the New Braunfels Schlitterbahn! This is such a fun park to go to and it seriously has something for all ages. The rides are fantastic. My kids love to go on the long lazy rivers and wave pool. The food is not the cheapest in... More 

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Thank jmoore04
Kermit, Texas
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the park for convenience which made it far more enjoyable for me. The kids also appreciated being able to go the room take a break and eat a snack. Buy the cups you will need them. Go be wet and have fun.

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