Aerial view of the water park

A New JW Grande Lakes Waterpark Experience Awaits

Explore Our New Grande Lakes Waterpark

Whether you’re in search of rip-roaring family fun or in need of a little relaxation and escape, you’ll find exactly what you’re looking for at Grande Lakes Waterpark. A focal point amid the lush property, the waterpark is one of many attractions that make Grande Lakes a destination unto itself.

Luxury Cabanas

Private cabanas provide the ultimate luxury experience in the waterpark and are available in a variety of sizes and configurations to make your experience truly extraordinary.

Swim Up Daybed

Choose Your Adventure

Exciting and inviting all year ‘round, Grande Lakes Waterpark is home to a lazy river, exhilarating waterslides, restful lagoons, and the Oasis VIP firepit lounge. There’s something for everyone, including Knifeburger, a tempting poolside eatery.

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The Pool, Coves and The Lazy River

Grab your float and drift away at unhurried pace on the winding waters of the quarter-mile, 670,000 gallon Lazy River. Long a primary attraction, the Lazy River meanders through the heart of the waterpark, flowing through lush tropical greenery with jets, waterfalls and bridges from one area to the next–connecting the pleasing pools and coves with one another.

family floating down lazy river

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Epic Waterslides

Make your way to the Headwaters Slide Tower for sensational thrills and epic good times on three high-flying slides. Just how fast do you want to go? Each slide offers an entirely different experience than the next, so everyone can choose the thrill level they’re most comfortable with. All three slides are heated for year-round fun.

Spiral water slide
The Current

Moderate speed for single riders. Height requirement 40” (102cm)

The Rapids

A medium-speed tube slide for single or tandem riders. Height requirement 42” (106cm)

The Chute

Our fastest slide, The Chute is for single riders. Height requirement 48” (121cm)

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Endless Adventure at Splash Cove

There’s always something for the kids waiting at Splash Cove, home to swimming, the AquaVenture aqua course, PlayVenture playground and games and crafts at the JW studio.

Kids playing in the pool

Six Different Ways to Play

The Grande Lakes Water Park is divided into several areas to easily find your way around the fun. From splashing around with the kids to an escape in your own private sanctuary, you’ll discover the fun that suits your mood.

Overhead view of the water park


Directly adjacent to the ever-popular EvrBar, Headwaters is home to the prominent Headwaters Slidetower and three water slides–the Current, the Rapids and the Chute. Headwaters can be found in the Southeast corner of the park.

Waterpark aqua course for family fun

Splash Cove

Energy abounds at Splash Cove. As the name suggests, it’s the area of the park where kids and kids at heart come to have a splashing good time. Splash Cove includes the PlayVenture playground, AquaVenture water course, and flexible event space. Splash Cove is in the North and East corner of the waterpark.

couple in a poolside cabana

The Sanctuary

An island separated from the rest of the waterpark by the lazy river, The Sanctuary is a zone for people who want to get away from it all – in the middle of it all. The Sanctuary is in the very center of the waterpark and has sightlines to all amenities and features.

family of four floating down lazy river

The Lagoon

Cares simply float away at The Lagoon, a wide area of calm water bordering the Lazy River. There are relaxing hot springs here. And if all that floating makes you hungry, grab a bite or a refreshing beverage at Knife Burger: The Outpost. The Lagoon is in the Southwest corner of the park.

Oasis Cabana couple fireplace

The Oasis

The exclusive Oasis is a serene firepit lounge area of the waterpark, ideal for having a relaxing drink around a fire or taking a dip in a private plunge pool. The Oasis also includes exclusive VIP seating and event lawns. You can find The Oasis at the southernmost tip of the water park.

Knife Burger restaurant

Knife Burger

Chef Tesar brings tantalizing flavor poolside for creative and casual fare at Knife Burger, where amazing burgers are paired with fries and handspun, frosty shakes. Knife Burger is located in the Southeast corner of the park.