Make a Splash on I-Drive

Wednesday, May 1, 2024
There is no better time to dive-in head-first to the exciting water park attractions along International Drive! If you’re hoping to make a splash on I-Drive, there’s no shortage of summer fun on I-Drive. When you visit these 5 exciting water park attractions during your next visit, the summer heat doesn’t stand a chance!

CoCo Key Hotel & Water Resort

First on the list is CoCo Key, because whether you’re planning a stay or just want to play, this hotel that doubles as a water park, is the perfect place to do both this summer!
Centrally located to all of the action on International Drive, CoCo Key Hotel and Water Resort features Orlando’s only 54,000 sq. ft. canopy-covered and outdoor water park featuring 14 water slides, 3 heated pools, and once you’ve had your fill of splashing around, a 6,500 sq. ft. interactive arcade to enjoy!
Fully renovated, this AAA 3 diamond property is just minutes from Orlando’s major attractions and even offers shuttle service to other attractions and water parks on I-Drive!
With modern decor, spacious rooms, amenities like a fitness center, business center, convenience store, and four delicious on-site dining options, this family-friendly resort has everything you need for a summer visit to I-Drive full of endless summer fun. Plus is a great value, making it an affordable and fun way to stay in Orlando!

Discovery Cove

Spend a day on your very own slice of paradise in the heart of Orlando!
Discovery Cove is an all-inclusive day resort where you and your family will experience exciting animal encounters in a breathtaking tropical atmosphere. Swim with bottlenose dolphins, feed tropical birds, snorkel through a saltwater reef, and play the day away just inches from a family of otters- all in one day, at one location!
Between adventures, indulge in a fantastic selection of food and beverages. Play the day away or just sit back, relax, and listen to the sound of winding rivers and waterfalls. However you decide to spend your day at Discovery Cove, it is sure to be the highlight of your Orlando summer vacation!
Come see for yourself by Discovery Cove was voted #1 Best Theme Park in Orlando by USA Today’s 10 Best 2021!

Aquatica Orlando

Whimsical, one-of-a-kind and enough thrills to keep feeling extra cool this summer! Aquatica is an award-winning water park brought to you by who else than SeaWorld Orlando!? 
Aquatica is a place where rivers range from relaxing to winding. Enjoy slides that spin and soak you, like their signature ride the Reef Plunge, which features two awesome, enclosed tube slides that send you speeding through a lively lagoon filled with playful black and white Commerson’s dolphins, Leopard sharks, and other cold-water fish.
With two waves pools, a beach, and 14 different pools and water slides to enjoy during your visit, in addition to the Loggerhead Lane lazy river, poolside lounge chairs and cabanas, kid-friendly water play areas, underwater viewing areas, delicious dining and drink menus, and so much more, a day of fun is as endless as the sea at Aquatica. Voted The Best Outdoor Waterpark by Trip Advisor Readers Choice in 2023, among many other awards over the years, it will be easy to see why this award-winning water park is a must-see during your next visit!
Plus, be sure to check out their limited-time offers happening now! 

Fun Spot America

A day of summer fun in Orlando isn’t complete without a trip to Fun Spot America, especially during their HUGE summer event featuring tropical decor around the park, seasonal summer food and drinks, and fun foto-spots around the park!
With roller coasters, thrill rides, a 250 ft. SkyCoaster, 4 multi-level go-kart tracks, 100 arcade games, and the new Gator Spot brought to the heart of Orlando by world-famous Gatorland, a trip to Fun Spot America is sure to heat up your summer fun! But, after you’ve had your fill of fun at this family-favorite attraction in Orlando, head to their new splash pad to cool down!
Fun for all ages, their new state-of-the-art splash pad complete slip-resistant soft flooring, interactive water toys and spraying elements!
Check it out and be sure to swing by the splash pad during your trip to Fun Spot America this summer!

Universal Orlando’s Volcano Bay

Water is Life. Life is Joy. That’s the philosophy celebrated at Volcano Bay
Sit back and enjoy the carefree attitude the fabled Waturi islanders have embraced on their Pacific isle for centuries at this all-new water park where thrills and relaxation flow in perfect harmony.
If you’re looking to make waves this summer, Volcano Bay is the place to be. It’s a water theme park, with a whole lotta water, and a massive volcano in the middle - if real volcanos had thrilling water slides in them, of course. Slide down thrilling water slides, head to the winding river or wave pool to unwind, and take a break from it all with some lounging as you dig into delicious bites and ice-cold drinks in this South Seas oasis right here in the heart of Orlando!
There are plenty of ways to make a splash on International Drive this summer!
Beat the summer heat and enjoy staying cool while you indulge in endless fun in the sun at these popular water parks right here in Orlando’s Most Dynamic Neighborhood.