Arizona Resorts With Water Parks

The best part about living in Arizona is that you do not need to go far to enjoy some great entertainment and a vacation-like weekend (or even a week). Arizona is loaded with resorts that also include water parks for so much fun in the sun. There are a ton of options that fit many different types of families. Here are the Arizona Resorts With Water Parks.

***Disclaimer, some of these exciting resorts with water parks might be temporarily closed due to Covid-19 or they may have additional restrictions. Plan accordingly prior to your visit. 

Great Wolf Lodge

The newest resort on the list, Great Wolf Lodge in Scottsdale, was actually built around its water park. This 85,000 square foot indoor water park welcomes people of all ages to enjoy the water, the food, the entertainment, the games, and the fun.

The best part is that the entire water park is indoors, allowing for fun year-round. The indoor area is kept at 84 degrees. It boasts multiple water slides, lazy river, wave pool, outdoor hot tub, treehouse and toddler area. When the weather is just right, there’s also an outdoor pool to splash around in.

For those wishing to remain dry, there is still fun entertainment. For example, there’s an indoor ropes course, MagiQuest game, arcade, rock climbing, and tons more.

Fairmont Scottsdale Princess

This luxurious hotel offers its guest, among an array of other amenities, its renowned Sonoran Splash water oasis. Enjoy six sparkling pools, twisting water slides, and a zero-entry pool deck for the little ones. There are also cabanas to rent and poolside games in this 6,000 square foot watering hole. Lastly, cozy up in the pool to “Dive In” movies on the weekends and fireworks that light up the sky all summer long.

Arizona Grand Resort

The Oasis Water Park at the Arizona Grand Resort in South Phoenix is wet, wild, and fun. This park is spread across 7 acres and includes thrill rides, wave pool, gigantic hot tub, active river, and a special area just for the little guys. This has been a top water park, not only for Arizona but for the whole country.

JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort and Spa

This resort showcases a water park that includes 5 pools (including a lap pool), two whirlpools, a lazy river, waterslide, and a kid’s splash pad. They keep almost all of the pools heated to enjoy swimming year-round. You can also rent a cabana, upgrade to the Griffin Bay luxury retreat, or score a daybed or chaise lounge. 

The Wigwam

Located in the west valley, The Wigwam resort also offers a water park to its guests. Whether you are looking to relax in a quiet atmosphere or you like to splash it up a bit, there’s something for everyone.  The Tower Pool is the perfect spot for families to navigate twisting slides. The Oasis Pool is tucked away for those wishing for a more intimate experience.

Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort and Spa at Gainey Ranch

Spread over 2 acres, the water park located at the Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort and Spa at Gainey Ranch has plenty of exciting features for the whole family. There are 10 pools, a water playground, a 3-story water slide, and a Grecian-style water temple.

The adults can escape to the adult-only pool or simply lounge around the deck. There are also pool games, like volleyball to partake in. Perhaps you are more into a sandy beach. This water park offers the largest white sand beach in the area.

Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort

The River Ranch Water Park at Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort is the perfect place to unwind and relax in smooth waters. A water slide, main pool, children’s pool, and a lazy river sprawl over 4 acres of land located in central Phoenix.

In addition to the water fun, there are dry activities too. These include mini-golf, Coyote Camp for the kids, and a spa for the adults.

Westin Kierland Resort and Spa

Cool off this summer in Scottsdale at the Westin Kierland Resort and Spa. Adventure Water Park offers a lazy river, 110-ft water slide, Flow Rider, and more. Additionally, relax in a cabana, adult-only pool, spa, or the Tommy Bahama Relaxation Reef  private “island.”

Arizona Biltmore

Located in Phoenix, the Arizona Biltmore also has competitive water park amenities. Enjoy breathtaking mountain views as you surround yourself in water park fun. Get ready for 8 pools, a 92-foot water slide, swim-up bar, cabanas, and movies poolside.

The Phoenician

Close to downtown Scottsdale, the Phoenician is a great place to get away this summer. You can relax in one of several pools, a jacuzzi tub, or a private spa. For more adventure, get wet and wild going down the 197-foot water slide or join the little ones in the Kids Zone.