Top 13 Amazing Indoor Water Park Dallas You’ll Want To Check Out!

Looking for an indoor water park Dallas? You’ve come to the right place! In this article, we will discuss the best places to swim, slide, and splash in the DFW area, no matter the weather.

Image Source: The Keller Pointe website

Choose one of these spots below, and you can continue to enjoy water fun right on through the winter months with our top 13 amazing indoor water park Dallas options!

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Epic Waters Indoor Waterpark

Indoor Water Park Dallas Epic
Image Source: Epic Waters Park website

Easily one of the best and largest indoor water parks in Texas, Epic Waters Indoor Waterpark is a must-do for thrill seekers. This Grand Prairie attraction features an awesome Aqualoop slide, a double-rider Aquasphere innertube, and many other incredible rides. There is also a children’s play area, a lazy river, and a wave pool for less adventurous visitors. 

Epic Waters Park Features

Here is what you can expect when you visit Epic Waters:

  • Dumping Bucket: Yes 
  • Water Coasters: No 
  • Wave Pool: Yes
  • Tube Rides: Yes
  • Swim-up Bar: No 
  • Lazy River: Yes 
  • Childrens Play Area: Yes 

Dining Options at Epic Waters

The Hungry Wave Cafe is the place to go whenever hunger sets in at this park. Here you can grab a pizza, burgers, sandwiches, and more. Of course, sweets and beverages are also available. 

Where to Stay When Visiting Epic Waters

We recommend staying in La Quinta by Wyndham Dallas Grand Prairie North when visiting Epic Waters. Located just minutes from the park, this hotel features complimentary breakfast, free parking, and a swimming pool for more water fun!

Additional Information

  • Towel Rental: No 
  • Cabana Rental: Yes
  • Lockers: Yes
  • Showers: Yes
  • Day Passes Available: Yes

Epic Waters is definitely the park for you if you’re searching for some serious thrills on record-breaking slides! We recommend planning to play for two full days to fully experience it all. 

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The Cove at the Lakefront

The Cove Indoor Water Park Dallas
Image Source: The Cove at the Lakefront Park website

The newest park on our list (and in the state itself), we love that The Cove at the Lakefront has a retractable roof, meaning it can be enjoyed in any weather. There is a spray ground for little bitty kids, a play structure for bigger kids, a rock climbing wall, a surf simulator, and plenty of slides for the older bunch. 

The Cove at the Lakefront Park Features

Here are a few things that you can expect when you visit The Cove at the Lakefront:

  • Dumping Bucket: Yes 
  • Water Coasters: No 
  • Wave Pool: No
  • Tube Rides: Yes
  • Swim-up Bar: No
  • Lazy River: Yes 
  • Childrens Play Area: Yes 

Dining Options at The Cove at the Lakefront

If water play has you feeling hungry, we recommend a visit to the onsite Snack Shack, where you’ll find a variety of favorites from a local eatery. Be sure to grab some Dippin’ Dots as well!

Where to Stay When Visiting The Cove at the Lakefront

You’ll need a place to rest after playing at this park. We like the Comfort Suites Frisco. You’ll be near the waterpark, and you’ll also get to enjoy free parking as well as a free hot breakfast.

Additional Information

  • Towel Rental: No
  • Cabana Rental: Yes
  • Lockers: Yes
  • Showers: Unknown
  • Day Passes Available: Yes

The Cove at the Lakefront is the perfect weekend getaway for families who don’t want to travel far from the DFW area but need a break from the city. 

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Great Wolf Lodge Grapevine

Great Wolf Lodge Indoor Water Park Dallas
Image Source: Great Wolf Lodge Resort Grapevine website

Considered by many to be the “best indoor waterpark in Texas,” Great Wolf Lodge Grapevine is a large indoor water park Dallas, meaning you will be able to find plenty of family fun to fill your time at the resort. Check out the Coyote Canyon bowl slide, the Hot Springs hot tubs, and the Canyon Run family raft ride. Of course, kids will appreciate the many water play areas as well. 

Great Wolf Lodge Resort Grapevine Park Features

Here is what you can expect when you visit Great Wolf Lodge Resort Grapevine:

  • Dumping Bucket: Yes 
  • Water Coasters: No 
  • Wave Pool: Yes
  • Tube Rides: Yes
  • Swim-up Bar: No
  • Lazy River: Yes 
  • Childrens Play Area: Yes 

Dining Options at Great Wolf Lodge Resort Grapevine 

Buckets Incredible Craveables is the place to go when it’s time for a bite during your time at Great Wolf Lodge. Burgers, sandwiches, salads, and incredible desserts are just some options at this yummy eatery. 

Where to Stay When Visiting Great Wolf Lodge Resort Grapevine 

Your best bet when visiting this park? Stay at the Great Wolf Lodge resort hotel. This gives you access to the waterpark and other resort activities that aren’t available with a day pass. 

Additional Information

  • Towel Rental: Yes 
  • Cabana Rental: Yes
  • Lockers: Yes
  • Showers: Yes
  • Day Passes Available: Yes

Great Wolf Lodge Resort Grapevine is an excellent choice if you want to stay in the place where you’ll play and especially if you prefer a larger water park with lots to do!

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Frisco Athletic Center

Featuring 100,000 square feet of water fun, Frisco Athletic Center is a great place to have family fun. Here, you will find a water slide, activity swimming pool, lap lanes, and a current channel and vortex for a resistance workout or relaxing float. Of course, little ones will want to visit the play pool with small water slides and interactive water features. 

Frisco Athletic Center Park Features

Here is what you can expect when you visit Frisco Athletic Center:

  • Dumping Bucket: No
  • Water Coasters: No 
  • Wave Pool: No
  • Tube Rides: No
  • Swim-up Bar: No 
  • Lazy River: Yes
  • Childrens Play Area: Yes 

Dining Options at Frisco Athletic Center

There are no dining options at Frisco Athletic Center. Therefore, we highly recommend eating something before you arrive and having a plan for eating when you leave. 

Where to Stay When Visiting Frisco Athletic Center

Need a place to stay while visiting Frisco Athletic Center? Hyatt House Dallas/Frisco is an excellent choice for nearby lodging. Breakfast and Wi-Fi are free at this hotel, and the indoor pool adds to the fun of your getaway. 

Additional Information

  • Towel Rental: No 
  • Cabana Rental: No
  • Lockers: Yes
  • Showers: Yes
  • Day Passes Available: Yes

Frisco Athletic Center is a good pick for an indoor water park Dallas, if you have young children, as the kiddie play area is probably the best part of this park. 

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King Spa and Waterpark

Modeled after traditional Korean spas, King Spa and Waterpark is definitely a unique attraction. Here you’ll find a pool that utilizes a premier whirlpool and water jet technology to relieve muscle pain and stress.

Other attractions include steam rooms, jacuzzi rooms, dry rooms, a slide, a kids’ play pool, a lazy river, and more. 

King Spa and Waterpark Features

Here is what you can expect when you visit King Spa and Waterpark:

  • Dumping Bucket: Yes 
  • Water Coasters: No 
  • Wave Pool: No
  • Tube Rides: No
  • Swim-up Bar: Yes
  • Lazy River: Yes 
  • Childrens Play Area: Yes 

Dining Options at King Spa and Waterpark

A surprisingly large food court is available in King Spa and Waterpark. Options include Korean fare and fresh juices, wings, ice cream, salads, bubble tea, and more. 

Where to Stay When Visiting King Spa and Waterpark

A visit to a relaxing place such as King Spa should be paired with a visit to a relaxing hotel. This is where the upscale Omni Dallas Hotel comes into play. Stay here and enjoy a heated infinity pool, free Wi-Fi, dry cleaning and laundry services, and more. 

Additional Information

  • Towel Rental: Yes
  • Cabana Rental: No
  • Lockers: Yes
  • Showers: Yes
  • Day Passes Available: Yes

King Spa and Waterpark is perfect for adults who need relaxation time. While there are things to do with the little ones here, you could visit sans kids and have a lovely time. 

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The REC Aquatic Center

The Rec Indoor Water Park Dallas
Image Source: The Rec Aquatic Center website

With lap lanes, a current channel, a hot tub, tower slides, basketball goals, and a state-of-the-art water play structure, you can rest assured that the whole family will have fun at The REC Aquatic Center. Be sure to check the schedule for special events, as these can add to the fun of your visit—and don’t forget to stop by the awesome dry indoor playground on your way out. 

The REC Aquatic Center Features

Here is what you can expect when you visit The REC Aquatic Center:

  • Dumping Bucket: Yes 
  • Water Coasters: No 
  • Wave Pool: No
  • Tube Rides: No
  • Swim-up Bar: No 
  • Lazy River: Yes
  • Childrens Play Area: Yes 

Dining Options at The REC Aquatic Center

We couldn’t find any information on dining in The REC Aquatic Center. We recommend eating before you arrive, as concessions may not be available in the center. 

Where to Stay When Visiting The REC Aquatic Center

If you are traveling to check out The REC Aquatic Center, you will need a place to stay while you’re there. We recommend Hyatt Place Dallas/Grapevine. This hotel is near the park, well-kept, and includes amenities like free parking, toiletries, an outdoor pool, and more. 

Additional Information

  • Towel Rental: No 
  • Cabana Rental: No
  • Lockers: Yes
  • Showers: Yes
  • Day Passes Available: Yes

We think The REC Aquatic Center is a good pick for those looking to fill a whole day with fun with the kids. The water play area is large, and the dry play area adds another layer of excitement. 

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Apex Centre

Located in McKinney, Apex Centre is another fantastic water park pick in the DFW area. This indoor park Dallas features a leisure pool, a lap pool, and a lazy river. Kids love the kiddie water playground and the flume slide, and you’ll love seeing the whole family having so much fun. 

Apex Centre Park Features

Here is what you can expect when you visit Apex Centre:

  • Dumping Bucket: Yes 
  • Water Coasters: No 
  • Wave Pool: No
  • Tube Rides: No
  • Swim-up Bar: No 
  • Lazy River: Yes 
  • Childrens Play Area: Yes 

Dining Options at Apex Centre

Like many city-run indoor water parks Dallas, Apex Centre has no onsite dining options. Fortunately, they allow guests to bring their food and drink, so you can pack snacks or even a picnic meal. 

Where to Stay When Visiting Apex Centre

Our top pick for places to stay in McKinney, Sheraton McKinney, is an excellent hotel choice. This place features a pool, free parking, free toiletries, and incredibly clean and comfortable rooms. 

Additional Information

  • Towel Rental: Yes
  • Cabana Rental: No
  • Lockers: Yes
  • Showers: Yes
  • Day Passes Available: Yes

Apex Centre is ideal for those looking for a few hours of fun without the stress a large water park can bring. 

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Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium

A fantastic indoor water park Dallas, perfect for year-round fun, the Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium in Allen should be on your must-visit list. This park features a flume slide that offers a thrilling ride, a competition pool, diving boards, a leisure pool, a lazy river, and a climbing wall. Additionally, there is an interactive water play area for younger visitors. 

Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium Features

Here is what you can expect when you visit Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium:

  • Dumping Bucket: Yes 
  • Water Coasters: No 
  • Wave Pool: No
  • Tube Rides: No
  • Swim-up Bar: No 
  • Lazy River: Yes 
  • Childrens Play Area: Yes 

Dining Options at Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium

There aren’t any places to purchase food at Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium. That said, picnic tables outside are perfect for a mid-day picnic if you plan to stay all day. 

Where to Stay When Visiting Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium

Wondering where to stay while in Allen? We like Tru by Hilton Allen Dallas, TX. This is a lovely hotel with amenities like a pool, free parking, and a great location close to Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium and other attractions. 

Additional Information

  • Towel Rental: No 
  • Cabana Rental: No
  • Lockers: Yes
  • Showers: Yes
  • Day Passes Available: Yes

The Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium is great for those who want to work out and have a great time all on the same trip. Plan to swim laps and then hit the slide and rock climbing wall!

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Plano Aquatic Center

Hoping to have a fun time in Plano? You’re in luck because Plano Aquatic Center offers a fun time. Attractions at this park include a 25-yard lap pool for those looking to get in some exercise, a leisure pool for kids who want to splash and play, and a fish-themed play area for the little ones. 

Plano Aquatic Center Features

Here is what you can expect when you visit Plano Aquatic Center:

  • Dumping Bucket: No 
  • Water Coasters: No 
  • Wave Pool: No
  • Tube Rides: No
  • Swim-up Bar: No 
  • Lazy River: No 
  • Childrens Play Area: Yes 

Dining Options at Plano Aquatic Center

There is not a restaurant at Plano Aquatic Center. That said, there are well-stocked vending machines located right outside of the indoor swimming area, meaning you will be able to grab a snack when you need it. 

Where to Stay When Visiting Plano Aquatic Center

If you need a place to stay while in Plano, we recommend La Quinta by Wyndham Plano Legacy Frisco. This hotel has a pool, free parking, and comfortable rooms. Best of all, it’s close to plenty of fun attractions!

Additional Information

  • Towel Rental: No 
  • Cabana Rental: No
  • Lockers: Yes
  • Showers: Yes
  • Day Passes Available: Yes

While Plano Aquatic Center is not as exciting as other choices, it is a solid pick if you plan to be in the Plano area and are looking for something to do. 

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Euless Family Life Center Natatorium

The Euless Family Life Center Natatorium might be a smaller indoor water park Dallas, but it’s still incredibly fun! Here, you’ll find a lap pool, a leisure pool, a sprayground area for the little ones, and a super fun slide. What’s not to love? 

Euless Family Life Center Natatorium Features

Here is what you can expect when you visit Euless Family Life Center Natatorium:

  • Dumping Bucket: Yes 
  • Water Coasters: No 
  • Wave Pool: No
  • Tube Rides: No
  • Swim-up Bar: No 
  • Lazy River: No 
  • Childrens Play Area: Yes 

Dining Options at Euless Family Life Center Natatorium

While the outdoor water park at this facility does have a concession stand, you won’t find any food options at the indoor water park. Outside food is allowed, but be prepared to have your cooler checked. 

Where to Stay When Visiting Euless Family Life Center Natatorium

As far as lodging goes, we recommend La Quinta by Wyndham DFW Airport West – Euless. This hotel is the perfect place to stay while checking out Euless. It offers an indoor pool and fitness center five minutes from the airport. 

Additional Information

  • Towel Rental: No 
  • Cabana Rental: No
  • Lockers: Yes
  • Showers: Yes
  • Day Passes Available: Yes

The Euless Family Life Center Natatorium is a great place to go if you want a place to splash and have fun without the overwhelm of a larger park. 

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The Keller Pointe

Keller Pointe Indoor Water Park Dallas
Image Source: The Keller Pointe website

Looking for a fun time in Keller? The Keller Pointe is another fantastic indoor water park Dallas option in the area. This one features a swimming pool with three lap lanes, a kiddie pool (which includes various water features and a small slide), a large water slide, and an awesome lazy river with a vortex. 

The Keller Pointe Park Features

Here is what you can expect when you visit The Keller Pointe:

  • Dumping Bucket: No
  • Water Coasters: No 
  • Wave Pool: No
  • Tube Rides: No
  • Swim-up Bar: No 
  • Lazy River: Yes 
  • Childrens Play Area: Yes 

Dining Options at The Keller Pointe

Concessions are available at The Keller Pointe during the summer season. Those visiting during the winter months will want to bring their snacks. Fortunately, outside food is allowed in the pool areas. 

Where to Stay When Visiting The Keller Pointe

Hampton Inn & Suites Keller Town Center is an excellent place to stay when visiting The Keller Pointe. This hotel offers a breakfast buffet, free parking, a pool, and well-appointed rooms that you are sure to enjoy. 

Additional Information

  • Towel Rental: No 
  • Cabana Rental: No
  • Lockers: Yes
  • Showers: Yes
  • Day Passes Available: Yes

We recommend The Keller Pointe to families with kids of various ages, as the park makes it easy to keep the whole family entertained while also keeping track of everyone. 

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NRH Centre Aquatics

Tucked away in the lovely North Richland Hills area, NRH Centre Aquatics is an awesome place to play. The water slide is tons of fun for kids and adults alike, and adventure seekers love the rock climbing wall with the plunge pool. Have small kids in tow? Be sure to check out the interactive water play area!

NRH Centre Aquatics Features

Here is what you can expect when you visit NRH Centre Aquatics:

  • Dumping Bucket: No 
  • Water Coasters: No 
  • Wave Pool: Yes
  • Tube Rides: Yes
  • Swim-up Bar: No 
  • Lazy River: Yes 
  • Childrens Play Area: Yes 

Dining Options at NRH Centre Aquatics

A snack bar is available at this aquatic facility. That said, you shouldn’t expect to get a whole meal there. Instead, you can anticipate small snacks that are perfect to tide you over until you’re finished playing. 

Where to Stay When Visiting NRH Centre Aquatics

Need a place to call home while you explore the area? Quality Inn & Suites North Richland Hills is a great choice! This place is home to clean rooms, an outdoor pool and hot tub, and free guest laundry. 

Additional Information

  • Towel Rental: No 
  • Cabana Rental: No
  • Lockers: Yes
  • Showers: Yes
  • Day Passes Available: Yes

NRH Centre Aquatics is an excellent pick for those looking for a way to have a great time, no matter the weather. It makes for a good day trip from Dallas or an overnight trip further away. 

Get more info here!

Waterpark at the Villages

Villages Indoor Water Park Dallas
Image Source: Waterpark at the Villages website

Willing to drive a bit to have your water park fun? Waterpark at the Villages is located in a resort hotel in the small town of Flint, TX, and is a great escape. The small park is home to tube slides, body slide options, rope bridges, a wave pool and lazy river, and a wilderness-themed play area that kids adore. 

The WaterPark at The Villages Park Features

Here is what you can expect when you visit The WaterPark at The Villages:

  • Dumping Bucket: Yes 
  • Water Coasters: No 
  • Wave Pool: Yes
  • Tube Rides: Yes
  • Swim-up Bar: No 
  • Lazy River: Yes 
  • Childrens Play Area: Yes 

Dining Options at The WaterPark at The Villages

There is no eatery in the water park, but Harbour Grille is in the same resort. The menu here includes a wide variety of food options, including tacos, burgers, chicken, sandwiches, and more. 

Where to Stay When Visiting The WaterPark at The Villages

We highly recommend staying at the Holiday Inn Club Vacations Village Resort at Lake Palestine to get the full WaterPark at The Villages experience. The resort offers everything you need to be comfortable and happy, so you shouldn’t have to venture out during your relaxing getaway. 

Additional Information

  • Towel Rental: No (There are towels available for purchase.)
  • Cabana Rental: No
  • Lockers: Yes
  • Showers: Yes
  • Day Passes Available: Yes

Great Wolf Lodge Resort Grapevine is an excellent choice if you want to stay in the place where you’ll play, and you prefer a smaller water park with a more laid-back vibe.

Get more info here!

As you can see, Indoor Water Park Dallas fun is never too far away. Which indoor water park Dallas will you pick to explore first?

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