Although it is hometo one of the longest water rides in the world and attracts visitors from all over the world, this amusement park in Texas maintains its homey family-ownedspirit.
Embraceyour inner daredevil on some of the world’s longest and fastest water rides orenjoy lazy rivers and splash pools at Schlitterbahn New Braunfels Waterpark.
Thrillsare in plentiful supply at Schlitterbahn Waterpark. Take a ride on the MasterBlaster, an uphill water coaster or careen through the park on The Falls,one of the world’s longest water parkrides. Schlitterbahn New Braunfels might be hours from the Atlantic, but visitors will feellike they’re at the ocean when theyride on the Torrent Wave River Ride.
WhenSchlitterbahn Waterpark first opened in New Braunfels in 1979, it consisted ofjust four water slides. It has since grown to be one of Texas’s most popular tourist destinationsand showcases world-renowned attractions. Despite its popularity, the park isnot overly commercial and offers free parking, boogie boards and life vests.
Grab a bite to eat at one of the food kiosks, where you can enjoypizza and burgers. Ice cream cone and lemonade stands are scattered throughoutthe park and provide refreshments to cope with the heat. If you’re on a budget, bring in your ownsupplies and head for one of the picnic areas.
Addan element of luxury to your stay and rent a private cabana or relax on thelazy river for the afternoon. Kids will feel at home in one of the resort’s children's parks and adults cansupervise from the comfort of a wading pool or beach chair.
TheResort at Schlitterbahn offers accommodation that aligns with any budget.Whether you are visiting as a couple or a large family, the hotel rooms,suites, condos and cottages are comfortable and convenient. Give your family aunique experience at Treehaus Luxury Suites, elevated cabins that sit directlyabove the falls.
Schlitterbahn Waterpark is located in New Braunfels, approximately 32 miles (51 kilometers) from San Antonio. Catch one of the frequent buses from San Antonio or rent a car and take advantage of the free on-site parking. Schlitterbahn is open daily over summer but is closed in winter. Admission fees apply.
Whetheryour stay lasts an afternoon or a week, Schlitterbahn Waterpark providesrefreshing entertainment that will delight the entire family.