Schlitterbahn South Padre Island Fact Sheet
Indoor Waterpark and Year Round Resort
Summer Season starts weekends April 14, 2017; Open daily May 17, 2017.
Schlitterbahn Waterpark and Resort on South Padre Island is ranked the #1 Kid-Friendly attraction by Texas Family Magazine. South Padre is Texas’ favorite beach and Schlitterbahn’s Waterpark and Resort is a jewel on the island. This 25-acre waterpark paradise features a 221 room resort hotel, indoor waterpark, full-service restaurants, and more. Enjoy 24 slides, rivers, kids play areas, and surfing. Dining is available throughout the park and at our full service Shrimp Haus restaurant. For those looking for a little sand between their toes, the beautiful beach is just steps away. Schlitterbahn Waterpark and Resort is the perfect combination of family adventures and state-of-the-art attractions, right on Texas’ favorite beach. Experience the tropical beach atmosphere, unique mix of attractions and the award-winning Transportainment® – the never-ending river system that replaces standing in lines for rides with a floating queue!
Waterpark Location: 33261 State Park Road 100, South Padre Island, Texas 78597
Phone: (956) 772-7873
Schlitterbahn Beach Resort Hotel and Indoor Waterpark! Resort Website
Opened in 2013, Schlitterbahn’s Beach Resort boast 221 rooms and is complete with meeting and function space. Located on the pristine beaches of the Gulf of Mexico, this exciting new beachfront resort destination includes lodging, retail, restaurants, a year-round indoor / outdoor convertible waterpark, slides and rides, a carousel, and special access to the award-winning Schlitterbahn outdoor waterpark. Hotel guests enjoy spacious upscale accommodations, a variety of VIP amenities including unlimited use of the waterpark for the duration of their stay, extended use of select park rides and attractions, beach access amenities, Wi-Fi, and free onsite parking.
Resort Address: 100 Padre Boulevard, South Padre Island, Texas 78597
Resort phone: (956) 761-1160
As part of Schlitterbahn’s ongoing commitment to the environment, this new resort includes the latest in energy and water saving technologies including compact fluorescent lights, LED technologies, low-flow fixtures, and the constant capturing, filtering, sanitizing and recirculation of water through the new resort’s rides and attractions. Schlitterbahn Beach Resort Hotel was built and designed using reclaimed Loblolly Pines from the Bastrop County wildfire.
Shrimp Haus Restaurant: Shrimp Haus Website
One of the island’s signature restaurants, the Shrimp Haus, is adjacent to the waterpark and is open year-round with beach-to-bay views. The full-service indoor/outdoor restaurant features a wide variety of unique shrimp dishes, plus classics ranging from steaks to cheesecake. Families have a front row seat from terraces overlooking the park’s Boogie Bahn surf machine.
Schlitterbahn’s premium cabanas create a unique and relaxing experience. Guests enjoy a common gathering area for their party and experience private seating, lounge chairs, catering, tableside service, dedicated lockers, and hammocks.
South Padre’s Best Zip Line – The Soaring Eagle!
Want a bird’s eye view while soaring over the park? For a small charge, waterpark guests can glide more than 100 feet in the air on a two-person gondola for ¼ of a mile. The Soaring Eagle is the best way to take your waterpark experience to new heights!
Heated-Indoor Schedule: Schlitterbahn South Padre Island Indoor Waterpark is open weekends from September 24, 2016 to January 1, 2017 and selected holidays. The waterpark opens at 10 a.m. (4 p.m. on Holiday Days) and closing times vary from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Attraction availability may vary.
Summer Schedule: Schlitterbahn South Padre Island Waterpark (outdoor and indoor) is open weekends beginning April 14, 2017 and daily beginning May 17, 2017 to Labor Day. The waterpark then returns to year-round weekend operation. Park opens at 10 a.m. and closing times vary from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Attraction availability may vary.
Free Parking and Picnics: At Schlitterbahn parking is free for everyone. Schlitterbahn guests can bring a picnic from home (no glass or alcohol please). There is no charge for tubes, life vests, or boogie boards.
Transportainment® [transportation + sport + entertainment = Transportainment®]
The park features the first installation of the state-of-the-art, award-wining, Transportainment® river system that transports guests around the park on water. The attraction is designed to combine the elements of transportation, sport, and entertainment, while minimizing the time park guests spend standing in lines.
The technology has earned the industry’s highest innovation awards including: International Association of Amusement Parks & Attractions [IAAPA] Best New Waterpark Product; IAAPA Impact Award; World Waterpark Association Industry Leadership & Innovation Award; and the THEA Outstanding Achievement Award from the Themed Entertainment Association.
Guest Waterpark Information Number: 956.772.SURF [956.772.7873]
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