Summer Is Calling: 6 Family-Friendly Resorts With On-Site Water Parks

By Erin Sullivan

Looking for the ultimate summer experience? Look no further than these family-friendly resorts that feature on-site water parks. From waterslides in sunny California to a poolside bar in Myrtle Beach, these fun-filled resorts with water parks have something for everyone. Skipping the lines to lounge by the pool while the kiddos make a splash? Now that’s summer done right.

Cambria Hotel & Suites Anaheim Resort Area

Anaheim, California

At Cambria Hotel & Suites Anaheim Resort Area, it’s always summer time. In Southern California, conveniently located a mere two miles from Disneyland®, this resort offers a perfect stay for both children and adults alike. With a 30,000-square-foot water park and range of tasty on-site dining options, the fun doesn’t stop once you head back to the hotel.

Holiday Inn Club Vacations South Beach Resort

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

When it comes to charming destinations that are perfect for the whole family, there’s a reason Myrtle Beach has a place at the top of the list. White-sand beaches, postcard-worthy sunsets, a lively boardwalk — what’s not to love? Book your stay at Holiday Inn Club Vacations South Beach Resort, kick back at the Lagoon Bar, and let the kids enjoy all the water-themed fun that Splash Cove has to offer. The best part? Enjoy direct access to the beach from Breezes Beach Club.

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The Summit at Massanutten

Massanutten, Virginia

When visiting Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley, The Summit at Massanutten is much more than just a place to lay your head. The impressive indoor and outdoor water parks will wow the kids, while the lush golf courses, scenic mountain-biking trails, and delicious restaurants are sure to keep the adults busy. Oh, and did we mention there’s an on-site spa? Talk about fun for the whole family!

Club Wyndham Glacier Canyon

Baraboo, Wisconsin

Known as “The Water Park Capital of the World,” Wisconsin Dells is practically the poster child for summer fun. But at Club Wyndham Glacier Canyon, you don’t need to leave the property to make a splash. The resort is connected to nine (yes, nine!) different water parks, so it’s one epic adventure after another. With other activities such as mini-golf and go-karts, this cozy, lodge-like retreat has a ton to offer — all before you’ve even ventured out into the Dells.

Club Wyndham Great Smokies Lodge

Sevierville, Tennessee

Nestled within one of the most famous mountain ranges in America, the Smoky Mountains, lies Club Wyndham Great Smokies Lodge — where the fun never stops. Fancy an adrenaline rush brought to you by a giant waterslide? A game of laser tag? Breathtaking views as far as the eye can see? Here, you can have it all. If you’re looking for an amenity-rich place to stay while checking this iconic region off your bucket list, then look no further.

Holiday Inn Club Vacations Villages Resort

Flint, Texas

They say everything is bigger in Texas, and that includes the fun. Holiday Inn Club Vacations Villages Resort is a sprawling oasis featuring everything from horseback riding and mini-golf to boat cruises on Lake Palestine, all against the stunning backdrop of Flint. The kids will have a blast at the immersive indoor water park, which boasts a wave pool, lazy river, and half a dozen slides. What more could you ask for?

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