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WaTiki Indoor Waterpark Resort

Open Now: 4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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Great during the off season, busy during the summer

We like coming here best during the off season as there are many fewer swimmers and we don't have... read more

Reviewed yesterday
DrPOfamily
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Rapid City, South Dakota
Kids Liked It

The water park is what you'd expect from an indoor water park - loud and hot. Our kids 9 and 12... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
5280MtnTraveler
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Golden, Colorado
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Grab your friends and family and come "slide in" to WaTiki Indoor Waterpark Resort! Guests and visitors are invited to enjoy over 30,000 square feet of pools and water-slides. The waterpark is open year-round and is conveniently located right off...more
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Hours Today: 4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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1314 N Elk Vale Rd, Rapid City, SD 57703-9588
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Reviewed yesterday

We like coming here best during the off season as there are many fewer swimmers and we don't have to wait in line much for the slides. We enjoy the fun splash zone and the zero entry lazy river. 3 fun slides (2 for tubes...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

The water park is what you'd expect from an indoor water park - loud and hot. Our kids 9 and 12 liked the big slides. Our 12 year old was skeptical at first thinking it was for younger kids (there is an area for young...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We stayed at the Home 2 Home Suites (which were excellent) and the connected water park was just what the kids needed to recharge. Lots of fun and relaxed atmosphere.

Thank Robin H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This water park was a little gem. I'm so glad we stayed at a hotel connected to it. Admission is reasonably priced and the location is great. We didn't have to go outside to get to it! Although the park is small, it offers 3...More

Thank Kim L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This water park was attached to the Home 2 Suites by Hilton where we spent our week in Rapid City area. Rates were discounted to hotel guests. There was a sister hotel also attached by a long hallway. It was fairly steep price wise even...More

Thank Saskheat
Mike_DeLosReyes, Manager at WaTiki Indoor Waterpark Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Saskheat for your awesome review. WaTiki Waterpark has 4 connected hotels, La Quinta Inn & Suites, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott, Residence Inn by Marriott, and Home 2 Suites by Hilton. Aside from that we also have Marco's Restaurant, Perkin's Restaurant, Sliders...More

Reviewed 13 September 2018

Great area for the kids to play. The only issue is it doesn’t open until 4:00p and is only open around 5 Hours.More

Thank Putrbug69
Mike_DeLosReyes, Manager at WaTiki Indoor Waterpark Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Putrbug69 and thank you for your feedback. Our hours are based mostly on our local schools that is why during Off-Season we are open 4pm-9pm Mon-Thu, 4pm-10pm Fri, 8am-10pm Sat, and 8am-8pm Sun. But during Summer we are always open from 8am-10pm the whole...More

Reviewed 3 September 2018

This indoor water park is part of a motel complex just east of Rapid City on I-90. A Hilton, two Marriott's, a Marco's pizza restaurant, a bar and an indoor water park are all inter-connected. Although adults can use the park, it's really a kids...More

Thank Bob S
Mike_DeLosReyes, Manager at WaTiki Indoor Waterpark Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Bob for your feedback. WaTiki have 4 hotels connected to the waterpark, La Quinta Inn & Suites, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott, Residence Inn by Marriott, and Home 2 Suites by Hilton. We also have Marco's Pizza, Sliders Bar, Starbucks, as well...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We loved that all of our young kids could go down the slides and enjoy the thrills! (Accompanied by an adult) Compared to similar indoor parks, this is a huge benefit! The hot tub was a great temp for the entire family in that it...More

Thank kborstad
Mike_DeLosReyes, Manager at WaTiki Indoor Waterpark Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Thank you kborstad for your awesome review! We are glad that you and your family enjoyed your stay. For future references, we would like you to know that we have 4 hotels connected to the waterpark for more convenience of our guests, and if you...More

Reviewed 24 August 2018

We decided to let the kids hang out at the water park upon our arrival into Rapid City so that we could then spend the rest of the time there seeing the attractions. The cost was $80 for a family of 5, so not terrible....More

Thank Jeff M
Mike_DeLosReyes, Manager at WaTiki Indoor Waterpark Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Thank you Jeff for providing us your awesome feedback. We love to hear that our guests had a great time on their stay! We hope to see you and your family again soon!

Reviewed 23 August 2018

Lack of supervision, no one around to take care of stuff. Rowdy kids and no one to stop them. I didn't go there to take care of teenagers.More

Thank jules122015
Mike_DeLosReyes, Manager at WaTiki Indoor Waterpark Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Thank you jules122015 for your honest feedback. We greatly value the safety of our guests and this have been shared to our staff. We do strongly recommend adults to always accompany their little kids or weak swimmers. We apologize for the inconvenience you may have...More

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Sara C
15 July 2017|
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Response from J D | Reviewed this property |
Unless you plan to stay beside him the entire time, I would say yes. There are attractions appropriate for your 3 year old, but I have no confidence in the lifeguarding staff. I had a 6 and 10 year old with me who were... More
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Abby M
18 March 2017|
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Response from Mike_DeLosReyes | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. We have lockers available, small ($7), medium ($11), and large ($16), and you can pay with cash or card.
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21 February 2016|
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Response from VETNVET | Reviewed this property |
Here is the link to admission prices. Monday - Thursday: $9.25 plus tax Friday - Sunday: $13.65 plus tax
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