Wisconsin Dells Water Parks & Resorts

Wisconsin Dells Water Parks & Resorts
Wisconsin Dells, or The Dells, as it's commonly called, is known as the Waterpark Capital of the World. But there's more than water parks: This scenic town also offers outdoor adventure. Whether you prefer to hike the sandstone bluffs, ski through rich pine forests, or tour the Wisconsin River, you'll find it all in the Wisconsin Dells. And for the water fanatics, you'll find a water park and resort that's just right for you.

Kalahari Resorts

The largest resort in the Dells, Kalahari Resorts features 750 African-themed rooms and suites that accommodate one to eight guests. Each room features the comforts of home including a mini refrigerator, microwave, voice mail, TV, in-room safe, coffee maker and high-speed Internet. As part of Kalahari's green initiative, many rooms have energy control systems and low-flow showerheads to reduce energy and water consumption.

Kalahari boasts two water parks (one indoor, one outdoor) and an indoor theme park with a Ferris wheel, mini-golf, bowling and go-karts. The water parks include lazy rivers, activity pools, whirlpools, water slides, raft rides, and a wave pool.

In addition to the water parks, Kalahari houses a golf course, spa and salon, seven restaurants, arcade, gift shops, fitness center and cinema.

Kalahari Resorts
1305 Kalahari Drive
Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
(608) 254-5466
(877) 525-2427

Lost Rios Waterpark at Chula Vista Resort

Chula Vista Resort's wide variety of rooms can accommodate one to eight guests. Many are available with luxurious amenities such as Jacuzzi, full kitchen, fireplace and private balcony. Theme rooms are also available at Chula Vista. Themes include Southern Plantation, Outer Space, African Safari, Wild West and Pirates of the Caribbean.

Chula Vista has an outdoor and indoor water park, which features The Cyclone, the tallest water slide in North America. Other water park features include activity pools, lazy rivers, a water coaster and numerous water slides. The outdoor water park includes an 18 hole mini-golf course.

Additional amenities include golf course, spa, gift stores and arcade.

Chula Vista Resort
Hwy 13 N
Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
(608) 254-8366
(800) 388-4782

Meadowbrook Resort

For those looking for a more rustic setting, Meadowbrook Resort has a variety of suites in one of three buildings: the Tall Timber Lodge, Lodgepole or Ponderosa. It also has one- to three-bedroom cabins available mid-May through October.

The indoor/outdoor water park includes a bubbling brook for children, relaxing springs for adults, water slides, swimming pools, water volleyball and whirlpools.

In addition to water parks, the resort has fabulous outdoor activities including nightly campfires with marshmallow roasting and family movies with free popcorn. Other amenities include fitness room, arcade, gift shop and a library of board games.

Meadowbrook Resort
1533 River Road
Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
(608) 253-3201
(877) 993-3557

Article Written By Sarah Mastrian

Sarah Mastrian is a freelance writer and editor based in St. Paul. She earned degrees in English and sport management & marketing from the University of Minnesota. In addition to writing for a variety of travel websites, Mastrian has an extensive background writing for marketing and public relations campaigns, including topics such as sports, food, science, art, business and law.

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