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Carowinds

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Address: 14523 Carowinds Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28273-6756
Phone Number: +1 704-588-2600
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10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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A mecca of family fun, this 105-acre theme/water park features rides that...

A mecca of family fun, this 105-acre theme/water park features rides that thrill and live entertainment.

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Had good time lines too long but rides were fun food to expensive the price for admission was very pricey

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Scharie N
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Charlotte
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Booked two nights through website using a coupon for a small discount (every bit helps!). Was told as soon as I called to confirm the room that I would still get points via Choice hotels. As I check out I even asked the Front Desk Clerk (after complaining that both night we stayed we got NO housekeeping!) how many points... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We've been coming to Carowinds for many years. The Gold pass plus meal plan is worth every penny for locals who visit more than two or three times a year. It also gives you free parking, early access to the water park, admission to Scarowinds and I'm hoping for more perks with Winterfest opening in 2017. The food at the... More 

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Thank beaninNC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Carowinds is a great park to spend a day or teo. Fun rides for all ages. Not too big that you can't go from one side to the other but not small either. This year they improved the waterpark and also added more food options. Food still expensive but well, it is an amusement park. Also home of the biggest... More 

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Thank Marilia Z
Midland, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The entire park is a blast. Fury 325 is very awesome! Food at the park is good and the prices are not over the top. Good value for the money.

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Thank WileyCoyote13
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I just like e going to carowinds in the summer with my kids they live the new children's side of boomerang bay. We pretty much stayed there the whole day its just perfect for children and family.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As far as amusement parks go this is average. Obviously if you are from the area then it is a great amenity to have near. However if you are a visitor or tourist it is nothing special

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Thank Bill C
Charlotte
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had good time lines too long but rides were fun food to expensive the price for admission was very pricey

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Thank Scharie N
Hickory, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We love visiting here about once a year. It is good for a day of fun activities! I recommend going when you are going to see a concert at the park as well. Makes for a long day but FUN!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I grew close up going to Kings Island in Ohio and now live to Kings Dominion in Virginia. Years ago, I checked out Carowinds since I knew it was the third park in the Paramount Parks (those three are now owned by Cedar Fair Entertainment). I loved the fact that it sits in both Carolinas. It's a really nice park... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good park... worth the discounted price. The food selection and drink price are limited and over priced...bring your own food and drinks.

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