Summer Pools and Water Parks for Kids in and around Valencia
Sumer is already here, and there is no better season to enjoy pools, water parks, and any other place available to cool you down from the heat – all while you and your kids have the best time imaginable. Fortunately, in the community of Valencia you can find a great variety of facilities to visit with your family and friends to take a refreshing dip. We’ll provide you with a list of the best pools and water parks (including map at the end of this article) that you cannot afford to miss this summer!
As of summer 2018, you will be able to visit the summer pool in Paterna. It contains three new pools with slides, water circuits with a jacuzzi, adapted entrances simulating a beach, umbrella areas, new changing rooms, a cafeteria, and a dry recreational area where sports events, galas, or shows can be held. These water facilities also contain a children’s play area where your kids can spend time and have fun!
The summer pool at the Parque del Oeste offers a series of activities for all tastes and all ages. This municipal pool in Valencia is a complex of 9222 m2 and is open from 2nd June until 2nd September. You can enjoy an Olympic pool, a medium pool with slides and a children’s water park with several playgrounds adapted to all ages. It has a new Aquasplash area, a Multiaventura Park and abundant green areas. In addition, for all those who want to rest, it offers cafeterias, a climbing wall and a zip-line. The pool also has a Spa Canyon and VIP area with hammocks and jacuzzi.
This unique aquatic playground, located inside a beautiful park, has a total area of 80,000 square meters. Containing a recreational pool with four multitrack slides, a Multi-Adventure water park, an active water zone with waterfalls, canyons, a bubble bank, and a children’s water park. Fun is guaranteed!
This summer pool in Castellar L’ Oliveral has a surface area of 1,500 square meters. It is ideal for the practice of aquatic activities and a place where your kids can enjoy the water in a quiet and safe environment. Open from Monday to Friday, 12:00pm to 6:30pm, and Saturdays and Sundays from 11:00am to 7:00pm.
Water lovers and adventureres should visit El Albir (Alicante), where 100,000 square meters of fun are waiting. In this large theme park – based on the legend of Robin Hood – you will be able to enjoy a multi-adventure experience with many exciting features. Also available is a themed area for children which includes a zip line, a multisport court, archery and crossbow, hanging bridges, and the “Robin’s Den”. This water park is perfect for a day out with family and friends.
This Aquatic Park has 54 different activities and attractions to entertain and surprise children, teenagers, and adults alike! A fantastic park where you will find hydro tubes, a pirate boat, a diving pool, a whirlwind, water dunes, a wave pool, an interactive playground, a children’s playground, a huge water bucket, a Polynesian cafeteria, and swimming pools for all ages.
In Benicàssim, Castellón, located about 45 minutes from the center of Valencia, you will find the Aquarama water park; a 45,000 square meter facility containing a wave pool, the “Los Lagos” swimming pool, and impressive slides such as the “Salto del Diablo” (the highest kamikaze slide in Europe), the “Space Shot” (a space take-off simulator), and the “El Remolino”. Two recreational areas for the small children, known as “La Cala del Pirata” and “Minidunas”, are also available. Fun for the entire family, there’s no time for rest in this amazing water park!
Awarded as one of the best water parks in Spain, this facility is a great place for the whole family to visit. Slides, playgrounds, restaurants, and more are available for your enjoyment. Compared to other water parks, this is a rather small one which also offers a shallow pool for the little kids. Parking is free. This is the perfect water park for families who enjoy a rather calm day out in the water.
In Aquópolis Torrevieja you will find attractions for all tastes: for the adrenaline junkies the High Motion attractions (Speed, Boomerang or Kamikaze) or for slower paced fun the more moderate activities (Rapids, Polynesia, Waterfall, Jacuzzi, Blue Lagoon, Black Hole, Amazon River, Zip Line, and Zigzag). Sports activities such as Aquagym and Step are also available as well as a team that organizes different adventures for children throughout the day (balloon games, football, bowling, painting, and many more).
At Aquópolis Cullera fun is guaranteed for everyone. Boost your adrenaline running the High Motion games (Mini Zigzag, and Black Hole) or have some quiet fun with the more conservative activities (Speed Race, Amazon River, Indiana, Volcano Jacuzzi, Crazy Cobra, Rapids, and Waves Beach). Kids under 10 years old will have a great time in the Children’s Zone (Mini Park and Polynesia). Also available are sport activities such as Aquagym, scheduled visits for schools and family packs.
This 40,000 square meter water park offers an open view that allows parents to rest and relax quietly while their children play safely and have fun in the water. Aqua Natura has five large sections: the wave pool, slides, the children’s pool, the lighthouse jetty and the solarium-SPA. More than 1,000 meters of dizzying slides and exclusive bathing areas for children will give you a day of guaranteed fun and excitement!
Aqualandia is a water park with fifteen large water attractions, suitable for any age. The highest slide in Europe and the highest slide capsule in the world are located here. You don’t want to miss it! Children’s attractions, such as a Lagoon, a Geyser, an Amazon, an Adventure-Land, a large Jacuzzi, a Niagara, a wave pool, and a Mini Zigzag ensure that you and your kids will have immeasurable fun! Another advantage is that Aqualandia is right next door to Mundomar; so you can buy joint tickets for both parks.
The Aquapark in Rojales is a 21,000 square meter water park for the whole family, where young and old can spend time making memories and having an unforgettable day. Aquapark has some pretty amazing slides: the magic carpet, kamikaze, rio Yucatán and zig zag. You will also find swimming pools suitable for different ages and a huge relaxing area with umbrellas. The parking for clients if free!
Segóbriga Park is an aquatic complex that will take you back to an imaginary medieval world. This facility has been splendidly designed for the enjoyment of both children and adults. Here you can enjoy slides, a jacuzzi, waterfalls and the fresh water channels. The prices are very low with only 7,50 Euros per adult on the weekend and even cheaper for kids. Parking is for free!
The summer pool at the sports complex of Quart de Poblet is more than just a swimming pool. It offers several pools for different ages. A playground pool with slides for the little kids, a medium pool for older children and adults and a large pool with spa area and a waterfall. Recharge your energy in the restaurant or have a picnic in the designated area.
Hopefully, our list of water parks and summer pools in and around Valencia will make this an unforgettable summer for you and your children. If you liked this article, make sure to sign up for our newsletter to never miss any of our blog posts about fun things to do with kids in Valencia.