Where: Arizona Grand Resort & Spa, 8000 Arizona Grand Pkwy, Phoenix, AZ 85044
When: The waterpark is open for this year until October 30th from 11am to 4pm. Check schedule for 2017 times.
Cost: A room in October will start from $288 for 2 adults and 2 kids – 2 queen beds – per night. If you book at least 14 days in advance you get a 15% discount. Waterpark facilities are available to guests only – guests may however invite non-guests if they have enough wristbands to share.
Contact: (602) 438-9000
Travel Channel voted this waterpark, covering 7 acres, as one of the Top 10 Water Parks in the US. In addition to the water park, there are also 6 resort pools that are open daily until 10 pm, scattered like liquid turquoise throughout the resort Experience the tropics in the Arizona desert with the Oasis Wave Pool – zero depth entry makes it easy for toddlers – and kids can learn to surf on the waves. Older kids will thrill to the eight-story slides including the 225-foot free fall and 220-foot Roadrunner with a dramatic 51-foot drop! There’s the Zuni River built to mimic the rolling effect of a real river with spray jets to keep you cool on the ride. Wild Cat Springs has jets arcing into a heated pool and more water jets on the spray deck to keep little ones happy. Resort fee includes Wi-Fi and 4 waterpark wristbands. Check-in time is 4 pm but if you arrive early and the park is open you are welcome to use the waterpark, just go to reception and register to collect your wristbands.