For a day of family fun, there’s no better place than Georgia’s water parks. With so many options, there is bound to be a hotel, resort or apartment that will fit your needs and schedule perfectly.
Let’s see our top picks!
Great Wolf Lodge Georgia, located in LaGrange, provides accommodation with an outdoor pool, free WiFi, a restaurant and a fitness centre.
Among the facilities of the lodge the best indoor water park in Georgia with an indoor pool and water slides.
The indoor area includes a bouldering rock for climbing, a mini golf course and a game room.
Legacy Lodge at Lake Lanier Islands Resort. boasts an on-site golf course, outdoor pool, gym, 5 restaurants, and marina on the shores of Lake Lanier.
This pet-friendly resort also features a seasonal waterpark, Margaritaville at Lanier Islands, available on site.
Select rooms include a fireplace and terrace or balcony with a view.
Part of the Six Flags theme parks family, this White Water Atlanta water park features family rides, thrilling water slides, relaxing lazy river, many playing areas for kids, etc.
One thing that this park lacks is accomodation, so make sure to find one nearby if you want to fill your days with family fun.
Lake Lanier Islands water park, located just outside of Atlanta, features attractions suitable for all ages.
In this water park you can find mini water slides, foam parties and a big wave pool. You can also enjoy a raging river, many inflatables, and the twister tunnel.
There are cabins in its RV Resort that you can book on their page. But if you prefer hotels, find them in our list down below. .
Summer Waves Water Park features various attractions, including lazy rivers and high-speed waterslides.
Situated near the Jekyll River, this waterpark boasts refreshing waters, clean surroundings, and amazing views of the river.
Rooms aren’t available on-site so make sure to check out some hotels near the waterpark below.
Splash Island Waterpark, situated within the Wild Adventures theme park in Valdosta, is one of the Top 30 Water Parks in the country!
For adrenaline rush fans, this park offers attractions such as pipelines, water slides, lazy rivers and poolside cabanas.
Accomodation is not available, so make sure to book yours nearby.
Part of the Six Flags theme park, this water park in GA features exciting waterslides, a wave pool, and a water playground for children, among others.
Due to the water park’s location, you can also enjoy adjacent rollercoasters and other attractions of the Six Flags theme park.
Accommodation is not part of the offer, so we found a couple of nearby hotels just for you.Check them out below!
Helen Water Park & Tubing is the perfect choice to spend a lovely family day.
With thrilling tubes and amazing waterslides available on-site, your kids will definitely get their daily dose of fun.
Pets aren’t allowed in the waterpark, but you can take them with you to the tubing section.
Courtyard by Marriott LaGrange, situated less than 10 minutes’ drive from the Great Wolf Lodge Water park, features a restaurant, fitness centre, a bar and shared lounge.
The outdoor lounge area contains a splashpad adjacent to a fire pit.
This accomodation also offers a mini-golf course, a business centre and a continental or American breakfast.
Hampton Inn, just a short drive from the Great Wolf Lodge Water Park, features an outdoor pool, a fitness room, free hot breakfast, and free parking.
Every room comes with a coffee maker, a microwave oven, and a mini-refrigerator.
The hotel offers luggage storage and coin-operated laundry as well.
Home2 Suites By Hilton Lagrange, set near Great Wolf Lodge, boasts an outdoor pool, fitness center, free parking and a 24-hour front desk.
Each room is equipped with a wardrobe, a desk, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom.
This pet-friendly hotel amazing family rooms, free WiFi throughout the property and a buffet breakfast for all guests.
Riverbend Motel and Cabins is located adjacent to the Chattahoochee River, and its guests can enjoy activities such as rafting, fishing or swimming in the river.
All units feature a microwave, small refrigerator and a flat-screen cable TV, while select chalets include a fully equipped kitchen, balcony, and spa bath.
If you choose this motel, you will be adjacent to the Helen Water Park & Tubing and 3.2 km from Chattahoochee National Forest.
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Helen, 10 minutes’ walk from Helen Waterpark & Tubing, offers rooms with air conditioning and a buffet breakfast.
This hotel also features a fitness center, a 24-hour front desk and free WiFi throughout the property.
Near the hotel you can visit some popular sights, such as Helen Festhalle, Black Forest Bear Park and Reptile Exhibit, and Museum of the Hills.
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Helen, located 1.6 mi from Anna Ruby Falls and 300 m from Chattahoochee River, is only 10 minutes’ walk from Helen Waterpark & Tubing.
Each room features a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom.
This hotel also offers free WiFi throughout the property and a complimentary daily breakfast.
Courtyard by Marriott Jekyll Island features a 24-hour front desk, luggage storage space and free parking.
The hotel boasts a restaurant, outdoor pool, a fitness center, and garden with a terrace.
The hotel is pet-friendy and it is situated near the beach and the Summer Waves Water Park.
This hotel, situated on the beach of Jekyll Island, features an outdoor pool, an on-site gym and a 24-hour business center.
Summer Waves Water Park is 5 minutes from this pet-friendly hotel and a free shuttle to area attractions is provided at Hampton Inn & Suites Jekyll Island
Every morning you can enjoy a continental breakfast served at the hotel or a walk on the beach connected by a boardwalk to Hampton Inn & Suites Jekyll Island.
Set in Jekyll Island, 2.7 km from the Summer Waves Water park, this resort features an oceanfront pool, a hot tub, a fire pit and an on-site restaurant.
Each room has a flat-screen Tv, a seating area and a private bathroom with bathrobes, free toiletries and a hairdryer.
WiFi, private parking and shuttle service are provided for free at the property.
Situated in Lake Park, just 13 km from Splash Island Waterpark, this hotel features an outdoor pool, family rooms, and free parking.
This pet-friendly hotel offers a 24-hour front desk and free WiFi throughout the property.
The rooms provide guests with a TV, a desk, air conditioning and a private bathroom.
Just a short drive away from the Wild Adventures’ Splash Island and the Valdosta Regional Airport, this hotel has air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi.
It features a fitness center, outdoor pool and family rooms.
Guests of the hotel can enjoy a continental or a buffet breakfast and free parking.
Set within 11 km from Wild Adventures’ Splash Island, this hotel boasts an outdoor swimming pool, fitness centre, shared lounge and free WiFi.
All rooms come with a wardrobe, private bathroom and air conditioning, as well as a microwave and a coffee machine.
Comfort Inn & Suites Valdosta also offers a sun terrace and a buffet or American breakfast.
Just 4 miles from Margaritaville at Lake Lanier, this hotel features an outdoor pool, fitness center, and deck area.
The hotel also features an on-site business centre and a continental breakfast is served for guests each day.
Rooms feature a cable TV, desk, and an en suite bathroom with a hairdryer.
The Hampton Inn & Suites is located at less than 20 minutes’ drive from Margaritaville at Lake Lanier.
This hotel boasts an indoor pool, a gym, laundry facilities, dry cleaning services and shops available on site.
Spacious rooms include a seating area with cable TV, a microwave and a private bathroom.
Set 2.5 km from the Six Flags White Water, Wyndham Garden Marietta Atlanta North features a deluxe breakfast bar, a fitness center, a shared lounge area and a minimarket.
While your kids have fun in the children’s pool, you can relax in the loungers or swim in the outdoor pool.
This pet-friendly hotel also provides free public parking, free WiFi and a 24-hour front desk.
Situated in Lithia Springs, 5 km from the Six Flags Over Georgia, this hotel feaures an outdoor pool, fitness centre and a 24-hour front desk.
All units are air-conditioned and come with a seating area, a kitchenette, a dining area and a private bathroom.
Guests of can enjoy an American breakfast each morning at the Home2 Suites By Hilton Atlanta Lithia Springs
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Atlanta Lithia Springs, just a short drive from the Six Flags Over Georgia water park, provides free parking on-site, free WiFi and a 24-hour front desk.
This hotel also features a fitness center and an outdoor swimming pool open all year.
It’s a great choice for a family vacation because of select spacious rooms that can accomodate up to 5 people.
Hilton Garden Inn Atlanta West/Lithia Springs is situated near Six Flags Over Georgia amusement park and Atlanta city center.
This hotel features an indoor/outdoor pool, a fitness centre, a restaurant and a 24-hour convenience store available on-site.
Select rooms include an in-room whirlpool, perfect for a relaxing time in a private atmosphere.
Spacious Abode l Three King beds and Sofa bed l 4K TVs in All bedrooms / 5G WiFi, located within 1.5 km of Six Flags White Water Atlanta, offers spacious air-conditioned units with seating area.
There’s a large living area with a TV and sofa, fully-equipped kitchen, 3 bedrooms, and a private bathroom with bath, a hairdryer and free toiletries.
This accommodation is ideal for a family getaway for those who prefer to enjoy their vacation in a more private setting.
This historical B&B, situated 3.1 km from the Six Flags water park, is 8 minutes’ walking distance from Marietta Square and a 20 minutes’ drive from Atlanta.
It offers free parking and WiFi, as well as uniquely decorated rooms.
Rooms feature hardwood floors, an ornamental fireplace, and Victorian-inspired furnishings. Also, dog-friendly rooms are available upon request.
If you’ve already been to Georgia and now you want to check out more places or these resorts simply don’t match your taste, check out our recommendations for water park getaways in other USA destinations!
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Cumberland Island, Georgia’s largest and southernmost barrier island, is home tomore than 9,800 acres of congressionally designated wilderness.
Here you can see pristine maritime forests, undeveloped beaches and wide marshes, as well as all sorts of wildlife, including native horses.
In the Georgia Aquarium you can find some of the most amazing aquatic species, including beluga whales,whale sharks, manta rays, penguins, sea otters, dolphins and many more.
Take your kids to this incredible Aquarium with seven permanent galleries and animals living in more than 10 million gallons of fresh and marine water.
Home to two Guiness World Record attractions, this park is perfect for an adrenaline filled day of family fun just 45 minutes from Atlanta’s airport.
Here you can find the largest, continuous zip line canopy tour in the world and in the world.
You have various tours to select from, but we can assure you that you will have a great experience no matter what you choose!
Take your kids to this 300-acre safari in Pine Mountain, GA, and enjoy the up-close acccess to giraffes, water buffalo, wildebeests, elk and zebras running free.
You can drive throught Wild Animal Safari in your own vehicle or you can rent a Zebra Van to explore all the animals.
Take your family fun to new heights with massive trampoline courts, a slam dunk basketball court, battle pits, and a trampoline dodgeball court.
Reach the top of the cliffhanger indoor mountain rock wall or engage in a real life battle at Fury, the laser tag experience available at Launch Trampoline Park.
Trampoline Parks of the Launch franchise are available at three locations in Georgia: Columbus, Cumming and Dawsonville.
In Zoo Atlanta, situated in the historic Grant Park neighborhood, you can see more than 1,000 animals, including the endangered infant crowned lemur born this year.
Your children would especially enjoy special encounters which allow you to meet and feed some of the animals, like pandas, elephants, rhinos, and more.
The fact that Great Wolf Lodge Georgia features a large indoor water park makes it more than worthy of occupying the first place on our list. An indoor water park is appropriate for all seasons and it gives you more freedom to plan your trip whenever it suits you best. The two pools, playgrounds and family rooms make this hotel a perfect choice for a family vacation.
According to your preferences, before making a reservation make sure to check if the hotel includes a water park or if it is only located near one. Also, if you opt for a hotel without a water park, that doesn't mean you should give up on a well-deserved rest at the pool. Some of the hotels from our list don't include pools so be careful when making a reservation. However, the pool affects greatly the price and if you are travelling on a budget, maybe that will be a better option for you. You see, every cloud has a silver lining!
The cheapest accommodation from our list is Days Inn by Wyndham Lake Park/Valdosta. For an extremely economical price you get a pet-friendly hotel with air-conditioned rooms and an outdoor pool. Located near a water park, this hotel is an ideal choice for a vacation full of family fun on a budget.
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