Crete is a destination of choice for those looking to combine sun, beach and fun. The island’s water parks are a great option for enjoying the Greek sun, cooling off and having fun with family and friends.

To vary a little your vacations on the spot, after the archaeological sites, the beautiful evenings and the visits, have fun in one of the 9 best water parks of Crete!

Or read our ranking of Crete top hotels with aqua park :

1. Acqua Plus in Hersonissos

Located next to the Crete Golf Club, 5 kilometers from the popular resort of Hersonissos, Acqua Plus is the largest and most famous water park in Crete. Thrilling slides and super fast slides on a buoy are fun for everyone: kids, teens and adults!

In addition to the fastest slide in Greece, you will also find the Space Bowl, which the locals call “the toilet”. The youngest will be able to enjoy a huge water paradise, with small slides, water jets and a playground. Use of the sunbeds and umbrellas is free and the Lazy Booze Bar offers a variety of snacks, cocktails and Greek dishes.

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2. Star Beach Village & Water Park in Hersonissos (hotel)

Star Beach Village & Water Park is located on the most famous beach of Hersonissos. It is specifically designed for families with children and offers a very complete all-inclusive formula.

The hotel’s spacious family suites are ideal for a vacation with your little ones. The main attraction of Star Beach Village is its water park, which you can access freely during your stay. Children have a great time in the pools with small slides and waterfalls. Not to mention the famous pirate ship: the perfect setting for endless aquatic adventures.

3. Splashworld Atlantica Akti Zeus – Amoudara (hotel)

SPLASHWORLD Atlantica Akti Zeus is the only water park in Crete with the SPLASHWORLD label, reserved for hotels with the most beautiful and spectacular water parks. Located in Amoudara, it fully deserves its honorary title. Young and old alike have unlimited fun with a wide variety of slides.

The youngest will be able to enjoy the water park and the small slides. The beach is just a short walk away for those who prefer to swim in the sea. You stay all inclusive, so you don’t need to take out your wallet to enjoy the buffet, a delicious afternoon snack or an ice cream.

4. Aqua Creta Limnoupolis Waterpark – Chania

The water park Limnoupolis is located in the west of Crete, near Chania. The most adventurous will go straight to the park’s most exhilarating slide: the Free Fall, which offers a free fall of over 55 meters.

After a day full of emotions, it’s time to relax. Then head to the hot tubs or lounge chairs to enjoy a little rest. For the more active, there are also beach volleyball and soccer fields. If you want to take a break for a meal, there are several restaurants and bars on site, offering traditional Greek and international dishes. It is recommended to buy tickets online in advance to avoid lines at the entrance.

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5. Watercity – Anopolis

Located in the village of Anopolis, near Hersonissos, Watercity is an ideal water park for a family day out. It offers slides for all ages, with gentler options for the little ones and dizzying descents for the more courageous. The park is equipped with a large number of pools, waterfalls and water jets to guarantee the pleasure of all.

The Kamikaze is a popular slide for the more adventurous, while the Space Bowl offers a spiral drop. There is also a wave pool and an artificial river for relaxation.

Children can have fun in a playground with slides and water jets adapted to their age. The park also has several restaurants and snack bars for meal and snack breaks. Tickets can be reserved in advance online to avoid lines at the entrance.

6. Gouves Waterpark Holiday Resort – Gouves (hotel)

See you this time at Kato Gouvesanother town in the north of Crete, a few minutes from Heraklion and its airport. Crete Autrement invites you to to book your all-inclusive stay in Crete, at Gouves Waterpark Holiday Resort to discover an incredible water park for the little ones (and the big kids too)! But also a spa for the parents. Unbelievable!

7. Grecotel Marine Palace & Aqua Park – Panormos (hotel)

The aquapark within the hotel itself, it always makes its little effect for vacations placed under the sign of happiness and laughter. Let’s meet here in Panormos, less than 1 hour from Heraklion, for an all-inclusive stay at the Grecotel Marine Palace & Aqua Park, a hotel built for parents and children: pools, slides, Cretan villa construction, sea view, beach, bungalows, equipped studios, Spa and excellent (organic) cuisine!

8. Stella Village Hotel & Bungalows – Hersonissos

Back to Hersonissos with this fantastic vacation club in Crete, the Stella Village Hotel & Bungalows. Fantastic: you only have to look at the pictures of the establishment to be convinced of the potential of happiness and memorable memories that it represents: a huge water park with many slides and children’s pools, a children’s club, very nice rooms, a warm village atmosphere, a very close beach… Let’s go !

9. Chrispy Water Resort All Inclusive – Kolymbari (hotel)

Less than 20 minutes from Chania and its airport is the Eldorado for parents looking for an all-inclusive hotel in Crete, and what’s more, with many facilities for children to rest a little too. This vacation club is the Chrispy Waterpark Resort All Inclusive, with its slides, aquapark, spa, gym, sauna… Book for a family-friendly vacation!