Waterpark Holidays

Why Waterpark Holidays

Nothing beats the excitement of a waterpark holiday with Hays Travel. Choose from any of our fantastic destinations with on-site hotel waterparks, or discover adventure parks nearby where you can make a splash with all of your family. From play pools and lazy rivers, to refreshing splash zones and twisting water slides, you can cool off in style at a number of the exciting waterparks at our resorts. Head to PortAventura in Salou, which boasts a selection of thrilling water rides for kids and teenagers, or explore the Gouves Water Park Holiday Resort in Crete where you'll find relaxing pools surrounded by swaying palm trees and tropical gardens. There's something for everyone on our waterpark holidays. If you're keen for some time to unwind, your little ones will love the kids' clubs on offer, which will provide you with a well-earned break and plenty of time to delve into a good book by the pool. With golden sandy beaches, quaint towns and lively restaurants nearby, there's plenty to see and do when travelling on any of our sun-soaked waterpark breaks.

Holidays For Teenagers: Waterparks aren't just for kids; teenagers will also find plenty of things to do on a waterpark holiday! Why not test your fear factor with any of the exhilarating water slides at PortAventura's Caribe Aquatic Park, where you can plummet 31 metres down a 55-degree descent on the King Khajuna water slide, or glide 100 metres down into crystal clear waters on the Ciclόn Tropical? If your teens are more interested in chilling out by the pool, there's also Bahama Beach where you can catch the rays next to tranquil turquoise waters, or dare to surf the waves at El Triangulo de las Bermudas, a Caribbean-themed wave pool! You can even take part in a number of beach activities and water sports nearby, including volleyball, mini golf and tennis. If you're staying in Salou, you can also head into Barcelona for a city day trip. This vibrant and youthful city is a great place to visit with teens, boasting plenty of shopping and sightseeing opportunities alongside trendy bars and restaurants; just don't forget to bring your camera for the ultimate summer selfie!

Kids' Clubs, Staff NVQ's and DBS: Kids will be delighted with the activities and attractions on offer on our waterpark holidays, however there's also a great selection of kids' clubs available, where your children can make new friends and take part in a variety of exciting activities such as games, crafts or simply playing in the sunshine. This will give your kids the chance to mingle with other children of their own age, while providing you with a well-deserved break. Running all year round for just a few hours a day, your kids can take part in everything from discos and shows to sports and storytelling. All of our kids' clubs are run by friendly, experienced and fully-qualified staff, and many of our suppliers comply with the same legal requirements as the UK when hiring kids' club staff, so you can feel assured that your kids will be fully taken care of.

Free Child Places: If you're travelling with children aged 2-12 years old, you could benefit from the free child places offered as part of our Hays Travel holidays. This allows you to take advantage of free flights, food and entertainment for kids, allowing you to get the most value out of your trip. To qualify for a free child place, your child must be aged between 2 and 12 years old at the time of travelling, and upon return to the UK. We also require a minimum of two adults to stay in the same room as the child. Many of our free child places are dependent on the supplier, so we suggest booking early to avoid disappointment.

Waterpark Facilities: Waterpark facilities will vary depending on which park you visit or are staying at; however, all are equipped with everything you'll ever need for your holiday to run smoothly! If you're visiting one of the key waterparks such as PortAventura, you'll find countless on-site restaurants that cater for all types of guest, or if you're staying at a hotel with an on-site waterpark, you can grab a bite at the hotel restaurants, which will take into consideration any special diet requirements. There are also numerous changing and shower facilities for men, women and children, as well as baby changing facilities for those travelling with infants and toddlers. Please get in touch with our team if you have any specific requirements when travelling with children or guests with mobility issues. We can help arrange transport to make access for buggies and wheelchairs easier, as well as helping you plan everything you might need during your trip.

Tickets and Passes: Our waterpark holidays are extremely popular with our customers, particularly during peak school holiday seasons, so it's a good idea to book your tickets and passes early and in advance of your trip. Three-day passes to PortaVentura, can be paid online and in advance of your holiday, at a cost of €85 for adults and €70 for seniors or junior guests. These passes include access to the main PortAventura park ,Ferrari Land and the Caribe Aquatic Park. Prices will be slightly higher if paying on the day, so booking through your supplier is highly recommended. If you want to make sure you see everything on your visit, why not book a 7-day pass, with a fixed price of €124 for adults and €99 for juniors and seniors? Alternatively, a single-day pass to Caribe Aquatic Park is ideal if you want to complete everything in one day, as tickets cost under €30 for both adults and children. To qualify for a junior pass, children must be aged 4-10 years old, while kids aged 11 and upwards will be classed as adults. Senior passes are applicable for all adults aged over 60, while guests who require wheelchair access can also buy tickets at a special discounted price. Get in touch with our team today for the best value deals!

Dive head-first into the waterpark holiday of your dreams with Hays Travel. You and your family can choose from a number of exciting adventure-filled destinations, where you can make the most of blue skies, sunshine and exhilarating water slides all year round. One of our most popular destinations is PortAventura, located on the sunny shores of the Costa Dorada. Here you'll discover the Caribe Aquatic Park, which boats a number of rides and attractions for guests of all ages. Brave the twists and turns of the Mambo Limbo water slides, or journey up the El Rio Loco, which is full of obstacles and surprises. Little ones will love La Laguna de Woody, which is full of miniature splash pools and fountains, while thrill seekers can choose from any of the larger slides such as the turbulent El Torrente and the dizzying Barracudas water slide. If you're staying for a few days, you can even get a pass to the other parks at PortAventura to make the most of your trip! Another great way to cool off is at the Jungle Aqua Park in Hurghada, Egypt. This 4-star hotel is part of an all-inclusive resort and has its very own waterpark, with slides and wave pools where you can splash about in the sunshine. Great for kids due to additional attractions such as mini golf and tennis, adults can also unwind in this aquatic paradise with tropical gardens, a chilled-out spa area and six on-site restaurants. If you're looking for something a little closer to home, why not explore the Gouves Water Park Holiday Resort on the beautiful island of Crete? Staying at this tranquil oasis allows you unlimited use of its exciting on-site waterpark. With plenty of space for lounging with a cocktail in hand, and whirling waterslides and pools to keep the kids occupied, this family-friendly hotel allows you all the fun of a waterpark without ever having to leave your accommodation. Whether you're staying at a hotel with its own waterpark, or looking for a holiday where you can come and go to the waterparks as you please, Hays Travel provide plenty of options to keep all the family happy.

With over 37 years of travel experience, our dedicated team can help you find the perfect waterpark holiday, while ensuring that your accommodation, tickets and transport are all taken care of before you set foot off the plane. Get in touch with us today to get started!