When the heat is on there’s nothing better than spending hot sunny days tumbling down a thrilling water slide. And what’s even better is having the water slide as part of your hotel, for your exclusive use from dawn ‘til dusk every day of your holiday.
A hotel with water slides and a wave machine
Pierre & Vacances Village | Fuertaventura, Canary Islands
This perfect family hotel with water slides also includes a whole host of rides and pools to explore, plus fun features such as a wave machine, Jacuzzi and even a spot of mini golf.
Hire a car and explore the surrounding area, a volcanic landscape with lots of hidden coves and beaches – that’s if you can tear yourselves away from the pool!See price
A hotel with water slides and three swimming pools
Hotel Fodele Beach | Crete, Greece
Set beside the ocean, the Fodele Beach Hotel offers nine slides and three swimming pools for you to enjoy at your leisure all day long, from rafting slides to free fall and even a black hole.
For the little ones, there’s a special kid-friendly Octopus made up of smaller slides and a Mushroom that sprays water, plus a separate children’s pool and paddling pool for youngsters under five.
All that sliding around making you hungry? Guests can enjoy refreshments at the poolside snack bar and watch all of the action in the water park as well as take in the views of the bay.
The rooms are all modern and many have amazing sea views, and the all-inclusive breakfast, lunch and dinner are served from a variety of on-site restaurants offering cuisine from around the Mediterranean.See price
A hotel with water slides and surf pools
Aquaworld Resort | Budapest, Hungary
Thanks to its intercontinental climate Budapest in the summer is wonderfully warm, so why not cool down at Aquaworld?
One of the biggest indoor water parks in Europe, there are countless giant water slides, indoor and outdoor pools including a wave pool, while children can be entertained in Bongo’s Wave Club. We especially love the flying carpet slide!
If you’d like a more relaxing experience, the hotel’s Sauna World boasts both a Russian and Finnish sauna, an outdoor log sauna, steam cabin, bio sauna, infra sauna, crystal sauna, tepidarium, ice cabin, dip pool and Kneipp pool.
If you want to see more of Budapest then a free shuttle runs during the day to the city centre so you can enjoy the best of both worlds!See price
A pirate-themed hotel with water slides
Hotel Cap Pirate | Cap d’Agde, France
All aboard the Hotel Cap Pirate! In this 4-star establishment, everything has been designed to bring you into the world of piracy.
So dig out your eye-patch, find your cutlass and join the motley crew at Hotel Cap Pirate!See price
A hotel with water slides and Europe’s biggest free-fall drop
Aquashow Park Hotel | Algarve, Portugal
Aquashow Park Hotel offers some of Portugal’s most exciting water slides and water falls, so we guarantee you won’t want to leave.
The park’s newest ride boasts Europe’s biggest free fall drop (a whopping 129-metres) and has an adrenalin factor of 4. The White Fall slide also features a sheer drop, but this time experienced from within the confines of your own rubber ring.
If you prefer a more helter-skelter style ride then Aqua Show Park offers plenty that twist, turn and snake their way down to the pools. Visiting with younger ones? There’s a special kids-friendly section so no-one has to miss out on the fun.
When you need to take a break from all the sliding and splashing, the hotel boasts a heated indoor pool, Jacuzzi, two outdoor swimming pools, playground and gym.See price
A hotel with water slides on a 57-acre estate
Atlantis The Reef Resort | The Bahamas
Set across a whopping 57-acres, Atlantis The Reef Resort is the largest water park in the Caribbean, offering 11 swimming pools, nine impressive slides, a fast-flowing river nearly a mile long, a quiet river to be lulled by the current, and a fort for children to bravely defend. Our favourite ride is the Leap of Faith slide, taking riders through a clear acrylic tunnel submerged in a shark-filled lagoon.
The hotel’s 14-acre marine wildlife environment includes an 11-acre lagoon complete with coves and sandy beaches and an animal rescue-rehabilitation hospital. Guests can also enjoy a Twilight Snorkel, meet some sea lions and swim with dolphins.See price
A hotel with water slides and group races
Jungle Aqua Park Hotel | Hurghada, Egypt
Situated on the Red Sea Coast of Egypt, the Jungle Aqua Park Hotel offers 35 slides and 33 outdoor swimming pools. Loop, free falls, group races, family buoys: there’s something for everyone.
The star piece that’s not to be missed is the largest slide reaching 20 metres high, offering group races with a 70 metre glide distance. The hotel also offer a children’s playground, children’s swimming pools and also a special restaurant for the kids.
Take a break from your spectacular sliding sessions with some sweet treats from the gelato bar, or try one of the six restaurants or 12 bars for refreshments.
When you’re all washed out, enjoy a peaceful night’s sleep in one of the bungalows dotted around the hotel’s gardens and pools. With private balconies or terraces, they even offer panoramic views of the park.See price
A hotel with water slides and ziplines
Hotel Arraial d’Ajuda Eco resort | Brazil
This 70,000 m² water park is located directly by the sea and features four different types of slides for descents full of adrenaline. The slides range from up to 17 metres in height and a length of 88 meters, some are open air and others are whirling tubes that twist and turn through the trees. Dare to descend alone or in buoys of several people.
There’s also a swimming pool with rapids and a wave machine, just in case heights aren’t your thing.Compare prices
A hotel with water slides and a shark safari
Hotel Atlantis The Palm | Dubai
Imagine jumping down a slide that takes barely a second but is the equivalent to dropping nine floors and at the end you penetrate, at full speed, a huge aquarium?! This is the incredible experience that awaits you at Hotel Atlantis The Palm, and once you reach the bottom there are countless fish, rays, and sharks to swim with.
Neptune Tower is just one of the splendid rides available at Atlantis The Palm and on no less than 44 hectares, the hotel offers many other slides to delight the whole family.See price
A hotel with water slides and rock-climbing walls
Hard Rock Hotel | Bali
Featuring the largest pool on the island, the Hard Rock Hotel Bali is a hotel with water slides that’s tucked into the shores of the famous Kuta beach.
The hotel offers superb slides immersed in small pools surrounded by luxurious cabanas. For parents’ peace of mind, the little ones also have their own mini slide diving in a small supervised swimming pool.
This luxurious hotel is perfect for a relaxed holiday in the tropics, with just the right balance between child-like abandon and effortless chic.See price