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Your experience at this park will vary greatly depending on many factors such as; the temperature... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2011
portsmouth, nh
Better not go in late August

Despite the fact that they stagger the schedule of rides late in August so that not all of them are... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2010
Boston, Massachusetts
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No one packs more fun into a water park than Water Country! We’ve got over 26 acres of your kind of fun for the whole family. Then again, we are New England's Largest, Cleanest, Safest, and Friendliest Waterpark! With cabanas and picnic areas, Water...more
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Reviewed 28 July 2011

Your experience at this park will vary greatly depending on many factors such as; the temperature that day, the month, the day of the week, the staffing and which employees you get lucky enough or unlucky enough to serve you..... The park does not seem...More

Date of experience: July 2011
4  Thank roslyn725
Reviewed 26 July 2011

The minute we went inside I knew we had made a mistake in going to Water Country.  The wave pool was so congested that it took us 10 minutes just to get in.  There were so many people in that wave pool that no matter...More

Date of experience: July 2011
8  Thank Cpaiva76
Reviewed 26 July 2011

I don't know quite where to begin with my review of Water Country. In looking for a new place to hold my daughter's birthday party, I decided to try out Water Country. The worst mistake that I have made in a long, long, time. We...More

Date of experience: July 2011
10  Thank NHMom68
Reviewed 18 July 2011

We went to Water Country after having missed a year and it's so fantastic. My favorite rides are Geronimo, Dragon's Den, and the Super 8. The lines to the family rides were short, and the black family ride was SOOOO refreshing. Went with 2 teenagers...More

Date of experience: July 2011
2  Thank demaionewton
Reviewed 5 July 2011

This place is absolutely amazing! It's the perfect place for younger kids, teens, and adults. Are you into exciting rides that gets your blood pumping? They have those. Are you the type of person who would rather relax and take it easy? The adventure river...More

Date of experience: July 2011
3  Thank Teeredd56
Reviewed 7 September 2010

My kids went close to the last day they were open paid full price and was told that the rides were closed and would reopen later to go get on another ride. After waiting two hours they finally got on a ride. When they went...More

23  Thank kbd59
Reviewed 4 September 2010

As another reviewer has observed, August 30, 2010 was a nightmarishly-crowded, 90+ degree day at Water Country, when most of their staff had returned to college, nearly all of the concessions were closed and seemingly at least half of Metro Boston decided to converge on...More

10  Thank MadSkiers
Reviewed 2 September 2010

Despite the fact that they stagger the schedule of rides late in August so that not all of them are open all the time, Water Country still charges you full price if you visit them late in the summer. Further, the operating hours are reduced,...More

6  Thank JackBronson1
Reviewed 28 August 2010

I am writing this review because I think that so many of the reviews that I saw here before going to water country did not paint a fair picture of the park as it is today. Our family of four has been to water parks...More

4  Thank gsmitty
Reviewed 27 August 2010

We had a great time at Water Country. it was our 1st visit. Loved that we didn't have to pay for parking and that we could bring our own food. I wish more places offered the same! Of course we still splurged on fried dough...More

5  Thank jakesgirl
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Keila R
23 August 2018|
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Response from Danielle-WC | Property representative |
For safety reasons and to prevent damage of rides and we prohibit cut-off jeans, denim shorts, clothing/swimwear with metal rivets or spikes, metal fasteners or buckles, or belts. Some shorts may be acceptable.
17 July 2018|
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Response from Danielle-WC | Property representative |
Depending on the day/weather of your visit, a rental cabana can be totally worth it. We have free picnic tables, lounge chairs, and Adirondack chairs located throughout the park that are available on a first come, first... More
Carol C
3 July 2018|
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Response from Danielle-WC | Property representative |
Children under 13 years of age are not allowed at the Park without adult supervision. Regardless, we strongly suggest that minors under the age of 18 be accompanied by a parent or adult guardian. The park does not assume any... More