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Splashdown Waterpark Poole

Splashdown Tower Park, Poole BH12 4NY, England
+44 1202 716123
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Fun day out

We visited here for a day trip and it was really fun. There was a good variety of slides from small... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Deanna M
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Exeter, United Kingdom
via mobile
Fun but busy

Fun activity for teenagers amd children, lots to do for a 3-4 hour visit, go at off peak times for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Theresa C
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Hampshire, United Kingdom
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Splashdown Waterpark is a great day out for family and friends. There’s something for everyone – from big kids to little ones – with some of the UK’s most exciting waterflumes.For the thrill-seekers, brave the Screamer with its sheer vertical drop. Plunge into darkness on the Black Thunder. And hold on to your pants as you shoot down the Spacebowl like a human pinball. Or if that sounds a bit like hard work, just go with the flow on the Mississippi Drifter.There’s the fabulous Little Buccaneers SplashZone with a starter flume, water play area and Buccaneer Bay, our toddler swimming pool. And, on a hot summer’s day, Buccaneer Beach is the perfect spot for a splash with the little ones. There’s even somewhere to play for little landlubbers.We’re open all year with indoor rides in the winter. In the spring, we take the slide outside where the Mississippi pours into the Grand Canyon. And, in May, bring on the awesome Screamer Tower – it’s fluming good fun! What are you waiting for?
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  • Very good35%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible12%
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Splashdown Tower Park, Poole BH12 4NY, England
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+44 1202 716123
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here for a day trip and it was really fun. There was a good variety of slides from small ones for younger children to more extreme drop type slides. There was also the rubber ring rides which was very fun. Some of the...More

1  Thank Deanna M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fun activity for teenagers amd children, lots to do for a 3-4 hour visit, go at off peak times for the best experience

1  Thank Theresa C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went as a family as it was raining, 2 hours £12.00 , £15.00 for a full day, it was good the Changing rooms are ok , family one as well.

1  Thank mc167
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The website suggests there are 3 under 5yrs zones. This is completely false advertising. The toddler sections are old, depressing and poorly looked after. They are located really far apart and so are a real hassle to get from one to the other with a...More

1  Thank katebarker14
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ok so read the reviews on here ahead of going and you know what people are the biggest issue here! Paying for 5 swimmers and 1 spectator + wrist band deposit £77 but £15 return for wrist bands Cafe area not big at all so...More

Thank Jaki A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Changing rooms are packed. Not enough of them. Other people's hair all over floor. Yuc!Cafe - small, pokey and roasting hot. Outside area - small, dirty, no shade and full of smokers. First time and last time.

Thank Emma B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been a few times now but still get frustrated that the changing rooms are so slippy and a lack of drainage in the cubicles. I love this place but I find the changing rooms dangerous.

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Second time visiting with friends. Paid for 2 hours and found that more than enough time to get round everything. Needs a good clean and feel like it could do with just a pool to relax in. Very dated slides and probably won't go back...More

Thank UnitedKingdom44
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We paid for 2 hours for myself, my husband and our 2 year old son. Buccaneer Beach was great and Ricky's Reef was fantastic. Our son really enjoyed it in there and we were very impressed with the free use of goggles for him. Buccaneer...More

Thank OliveHenry19
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really enjoyed coming here as a child and thought I would bring my husband. We had a brilliant time and went on every flume going. Our favourite was the Mississippi Drifter, though also enjoyed all the other flames as they each had something different...More

Thank Nicola_David
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Lee B
10 July 2017|
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Response from Rowena L | Reviewed this property |
3 that I can think of - Colorado, Res River and Zambezi. There's also the indoor spa + pool with a fountain they can swim/play in. Also by the toddlers section you have water plays too. Great fun all around
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j0t0
2 June 2017|
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Response from Nikkiandfamily | Reviewed this property |
The cafe is raised area close to the pool edge where is slopes in from shallow, also where spectators sit and have a coffee etc.. If you can find enough seats, yes people do sit and take a snack in there swimmies once towel... More
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louis p
27 May 2017|
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Response from smiles4travels | Reviewed this property |
Oh! There's also a jacuzzi! But last time It wasn't very warm (could have been because it was a hot day outside?)
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