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Zoombezi Bay

4850 W Powell Rd, Powell, OH 43065-7288
+1 614-645-3550
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Ok...long waits

We went with 3 adults, 6 kids from 3 to 11 and a 5 month old. The kids (except the 3 yr old) could... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Wauseon, Ohio
via mobile
Great place to cool off after the Zoo.

We went a 7 nd 14 year old and both had a great time. Our 7 year was able to go on most of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Staten Island, New York
via mobile
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Zoombezi Bay is a 22.7 acre water park that features a multi-level play structure, 17 state of the art water slides, a wave pool, an action river, a lazy river, private cabanas, a kiddie play pool and more. Admission to Zoombezi Bay includes the Columbus Zoo and proceeds from the waterpark support the Zoo's operation and mission.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“lazy river” (87 reviews)
“wave pool” (65 reviews)
“baboon lagoon” (14 reviews)
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4850 W Powell Rd, Powell, OH 43065-7288
+1 614-645-3550
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went with 3 adults, 6 kids from 3 to 11 and a 5 month old. The kids (except the 3 yr old) could ride most of the bigger rides. The waits were long for the bigger raft rides. We only rode 1, the sound...More

Thank Travelingw6
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went a 7 nd 14 year old and both had a great time. Our 7 year was able to go on most of the rides which is a big plus. The was plenty of seating and water to playground is huge. It lots of...More

Thank LizzySmurf
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was unseasonably cool during our visit to the Columbus Zoo and Zoombezi Bay. It was great for walking around the zoo and kept the crowds to a minimum at the water park. The air temp was around 72 and the water in the wave...More

Thank Joey R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took a day trip to zoombezi bay for the first time ever with my 7 year old daughter. The place was great lots of room and chairs and plenty of things to do.. never waited more the 15- 20 minutes for a slide or...More

Thank JNorth77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The kids really enjoyed the time they got to actually go on slides. We did not spend thr extra 16.99 for the zoompass and resulted in very long waits for us. We waited over two hours for the Cyclone! They had two lines and would...More

Thank Abby C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for something for my teenagers to enjoy in the Columbus area. While we had a great day, there are few items you need to know before you plan your trip. 1st...park near the Zoo entrance and be prepared to stand in line if you...More

Thank bkbrandt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I live in Columbus and use to visit Zoombezi bay a lot as a kid. My company offered half price tickets so my wife and I decided to go. If you have never been to a water park then I would recommend visiting the Zoombezi...More

1  Thank zsanders1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sting raybay was a joke we paid money then where Told we could not feed the sting rays because they where out of fish . We wen to 2 different dipndots and they where out of spoons. The staff some where on point some seemed...More

1  Thank huffakersteven
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Zoombezi Bay is an outstanding water park next to the Zoo. It has separate admission charges. But it's a great activity for a family day out during the summer.

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place.A water amusement park, and when it's cool we go on the merry-go-round, we really enjoy spending time here

Thank Natalya K
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19 July 2016|
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Response from Carilovestotravel | Reviewed this property |
You can rent cabanas, not sure cost. No grilling. You can only bring a bottle of water and small snack into Zoombezi. There is an area between Zoombezi and the zoo entrance where you can park your coolers and there are... More
23 June 2016|
Response from ryanj0nes |