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Make a Splash at Water Parks When Staying at The Bear’s Den Resort Orlando

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From famously sunny skies to year-round summer weather, Orlando’s vacation spots are the perfect backdrop for water park adventures. As a guest at The Bear’s Den Resort Orlando, you have access to two amazing water parks during your stay. If you and your family are looking to explore aquatic playgrounds even further, The Bear’s Den Resort is just minutes from Orlando’s other innovative water parks. Whether you see yourself lounging in a luxury cabana drink in hand or plunging down thrilling water slides, keep reading for the perfect vacation escape spots.

Bear's Den Resort Orlando

Conveniently close to your luxury home at the Bear’s Den Resort Orlando, you’ll find a water park sure to delight everyone in your group. With spraying water cannons, rope bridges, water sprays and a giant water bucket that empties every few minutes, the tropical Water Park is undeniably the hub of family activity! When it’s time to relax, float in an inner tube along the lazy river, under the water slide and passing waterfalls or relax in your own private cabana with a refreshing drink.
Happy little girl in a lazy river at a water park

Encore Resort at Reunion

As a guest at The Bear’s Den Resort Orlando, you also have access to the nearby 10-acre water park at Encore Resort at Reunion. Thrill-seekers will enjoy three water rides — WaveRacer, Stormchaser, and Tsunami — that plummet off our 60-foot tower. The Surfing Safari Kids’ Splash Area is great for younger guests. There’s also a huge swimming pool with covered cabanas. Delicious food and drinks are available poolside, and an air-conditioned arcade is great for taking a break from the sun and staying dry.
Boys going down water slide

Walt Disney World

Walt Disney World’s Typhoon Lagoon and Blizzard Beach offer thrilling slides, family rides, lazy rivers, special toddler areas and wave pools, and each has its own distinctive theme. As the story goes, Typhoon Lagoon was formed when a “Disney legend” of a typhoon wreaked havoc upon a formerly pristine tropical paradise. Typhoon Lagoon is home to the world’s largest outdoor wave pool and even offers surf lessons before the park opens. (Blizzard Beach is currently closed for its annual refurbishment and is expected to reopen soon.)
People in a wave pool at Typhoon Lagoon Water Park
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Universal Orlando Resort

At Universal Orlando Resort, you won’t want to miss the South Pacific island-themed Volcano Bay. It features a similar mix of attractions, but what makes it stand out is its TapuTapu wearable technology. These bands are designed to give guests return times for each ride, eliminating the need to stand in line. That means more time to enjoy the park’s other attractions, including Krakatau Aqua Coaster — if you’re brave enough to try it!
View of Universal's Volcano Bay water park
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SeaWorld Orlando

SeaWorld Orlando has two unique water parks for you to enjoy. Aquatica incorporates many types of marine animal habitats in a traditional water park of rides and attractions. You’ll zoom past Commerson’s dolphins, leopard sharks, sardines and other cold-water fish when the new Reef Plunge tube slide goes underwater!

Discovery Cove is an all-inclusive day centered on animal interactions. Its signature dolphin experiences invite you to learn about, feed and swim with these friendly marine mammals. You also can snorkel with stingrays and tropical fish, swim alongside otters, hand-feed birds in the aviary and more! Plus, all food and drinks (including alcohol), sunscreen, wetsuits, towels are included in the price.

Family on water slide at Aquatica Water Park
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Enjoy every second of your Florida vacation with these water parks. So, who’s ready to pack a favorite swimsuit and start making memories?

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