Summer fun is at hand year-round thanks to these 10 indoor water parks, where temperatures stay steady at around 84 degrees no matter the season. These parks feature all the same thrills as their outdoor counterparts – slides, lazy rivers, wave pools and play structures – without the sunburn.
The top 10 winners in the category Best Indoor Water Park are as follows:
- Great Wolf Lodge - Multiple Locations
- Kalahari Resort - Multiple Locations
- Massanutten WaterPark - Massanutten, Va.
- Splash Lagoon - Erie, Penn.
- Timber Ridge Lodge & Waterpark - Lake Geneva, Wis.
- Kahuna Laguna - North Conway, N.H.
- Wilderness Resort - Wisconsin Dells, Wis.
- Schlitterbahn Galveston Island - Galveston, Texas
- Avalanche Bay - Boyne Falls, Mich.
- Wilderness at the Smokies - Sevierville, Tenn.
A panel of experts partnered with 10Best editors to picked the initial 20 nominees, and the top 10 winners were determined by popular vote. Experts Jacqui Boland (Red Tricycle) and Mommy Nearest (mommynearest.com) were chosen based on their knowledge and experience of family travel in the U.S.
Congratulations to all these winning year round water parks!License the 10Best Readers' Choice Award Logo