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Wild Bear Falls Waterpark

915 Westgate Resorts Rd, Westgate Smoky Mountain Resort & Spa, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-5155
+1 865-430-4800
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the kids love this - soooo unique

so many different things - even my adult kids love it and the decor is wonderful!! tons of things... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2016
ChristineR1995rn
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Winston Salem, North Carolina
My daughter loved it

Lots of water features for both kids and adults to enjoy. Towels and changing area provided with... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2016
suedollz
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A mountain-themed, world-class family indoor water park, Wild Bear Falls at Westgate Smoky Mountain Resort & Spa in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, features a state-of-the-art retractable roof, taking Mother Nature out of the equation! Guests can enjoy comfortable conditions year round. Imagine splashing in the heated water when it's freezing outside! At more than 60,000 square feet, Wild Bear Falls is the largest indoor water park resort in the South and the fifth largest in the country. A total of 300,000 gallons of water flow through Wild Bear Falls daily. An idyllic break for both parents and kids, Wild Bear Falls offers an atmosphere that sets aside bonding time and a safe, supervised yet independent kid-friendly atmosphere that allows parents a chance to relax with children visible nearby. Lodging and accommodations are available at both Westgate Smoky Mountain Resort and River Terrace Resort. Attractions at Wild Bear Falls include a lazy river, a variety of different slides, an amazing treehouse play feature that dumps gallons of water periodically and more. Plus, a snack bar.
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  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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915 Westgate Resorts Rd, Westgate Smoky Mountain Resort & Spa, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-5155
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

so many different things - even my adult kids love it and the decor is wonderful!! tons of things for small children as well. The only thing is that "off season the hours are only 11am-7pm :( with it being indoors, you would think it...More

Thank ChristineR1995rn
WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Bear Falls Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review regarding your recent visit with us. It's great to hear you and your family had such a wonderful time. We'd love to have you back again next time you're in Gatlinburg! Ray

Reviewed 6 October 2016

Lots of water features for both kids and adults to enjoy. Towels and changing area provided with showers. I loved the hot tubs. The big water slides were a little much for me but I had to ride them with my kid, lol. It rained...More

1  Thank suedollz
WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Bear Falls Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2016

Thank you for the review of your visit to our waterpark. We are delighted to hear that you and your family enjoyed your time and took advantage of the many watersides. We look forward to serving you in the future. Ray

Reviewed 30 September 2016

Not the biggest park, but we still spent a day here without getting bored. Great staff, plenty to do, and food was decently priced and tasted good.More

Thank Philip G
WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Bear Falls Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2016

We are beyond thrilled when our guests have a fantastic experience with us. All of our staff is there to make you feel comfortable and we strive for our staff to be very friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. The next time you’re in town; we would...More

Reviewed 30 September 2016

My children and I took my 3 year grandson to the waterpark. Areas for wee little ones to just sit and splash, an area with dumping buckets of water and a couple of slides and then the big waterslides. A couple of nice hot tubs,...More

Thank Evelyn S
WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Bear Falls Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2016

We always love to hear when our guests have had a spectacular experience and it is great to see that your visit was relaxing and enjoyable with your family. We really look forward to you and your family visiting with us again in the future!...More

Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

It's a nice little water party. We went mid week so not a bunch of kids. It was cold inside and is supposed to always be 80. The river was somewhat heated but not warm by any means. I spent most of my time just...More

1  Thank RGoose2
WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Bear Falls Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2016

Thank you for the review of your visit. We do maintain a certain temperature inside based on the weather conditions outside. We certainly appreciate all guest feedback, as we are continually able to improve our services and product from such comments. Ray

Reviewed 26 September 2016

Great for kids and parents indoor park , lazy river, lots of activities for small children, life guards on duty

Thank Victor V
WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Bear Falls Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2016

Thank you for taking the time from your busy schedule to share such positive feedback. We look forward to serving you in the future. Ray

Reviewed 24 September 2016

a nice fun place to take little kids and big kids to they are have alot of fun there is a lazy river a swiming hole and tubes to go down

Thank Jeremy W
WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Bear Falls Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2016

Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are glad to hear that you and your family enjoyed yourself and took advantage of the many rides. We hope your incredible experience will keep you coming back. Ray

Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We have done water aerobics at home and it's good, I'm not sure if it's being on vacation or April our instructor just made it more fun. We had a great work out and so much fun doing it we'll be back the rest of...More

Thank LindaINjeffrsnvlle
WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Bear Falls Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2016

Thank you for the great review of your visit with us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the water aerobics and our team. We look forward to your next visit. Ray

Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Is fun for children. The price is great if you have children. Adults w/o children would do better to use the resorts pools that are free. On the up side, the water in perfect and the babies section is heated.

Thank AliciaMM16
WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Bear Falls Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2016

Thank you for taking the time from your busy schedule to share such positive feedback. We look forward to serving you in the future. Ray

Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Great park!! And lots to do!!! The kids enjoy it a lot. It has an amazing kids area and great slides. It also has an amazing lazy river to relax. And it also has two great hot tubs.

1  Thank Jessica A
WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Bear Falls Waterpark, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2016

Thank you for taking the time from your busy schedule to share such positive feedback. We look forward to serving you in the future. Ray

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Oleana B
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Response from KJohn2016 | Reviewed this property |
Under 3 years of age: Free Single-Day Admission: $18.95 +tax Three-Day Admission: $39.95 +tax Five-Day Admission: $66.95 +tax Lockers are available to rent for $10.00. For guests not staying at Westgate Smoky Mountain... More
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No. We stayed at a camp ground nearby.
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