A Day out at Dorset Waterpark

Dorset Waterpark

Now the kids have broken up from school I am busy looking for things to keep them occupied during the school holiday’s and what is better than a huge inflatable Woodland Waterpark overlooking Corfe Castle.

We were invited to try out Dorset Waterpark which is situated in Corfe, Dorset with stunning views of Corfe Castle which overlooks the park.

The course includes giant 70ft inflatable to run around, balance beams, towers to jump off, slides, a trampoline, gladiator rings, hurdles, rollers, monkey bars, bridges, balance beams and loads more.

Dorset Waterpark

Participants must be aged 6+, over 110cm in height and able to swim a minimum of 50m, much to Eliza’s disappointment as she was desperate to join in the fun. You also need to bring swimwear and old trainers or wetsuit boots to wear in the water. You do not have to wear a wetsuit, but the Woodland Lake is quite chilly, even on a warm day so I would advise it. You can bring your own or hire one on the day for £5.

After you have got changed in their changing rooms, you are given a full safety briefing are assigned a lifeguard before heading down to the Castle Lake where you start your adventure. We had Joe who was very encouraging and lots of fun.

Dorset Waterpark

The water in the Castle Lake was 24°C and the weather was perfect for our visit and after a wobbly first half-run / half-walk around the inflatable course, they were soon zooming around it and leaping off without a care in the world.

Dorset Waterpark

Joe and Kyle, a second lifeguard that joined us with a couple of new visitors to the course, were soon teaching Hubby and Kian how to do somersaults into the water.

You get half an hour in the Castle Lake before moving to the Woodland Lake for a further half an hour of fun. This lake is more shaded and noticeably cooler, but not too cold. This lake has more individual obstacles including a floating trampoline, death slide, lily pad for a rest, a commando rope climb, gladiator rings and a slackline to attempt over the water.

Dorset Waterpark

There is much more swimming required on this lake as the obstacles are spaced apart and Isaac did need some help clambering onboard, especially on the trampoline, but Joe was on hand to help.

Dorset Waterpark

The waterpark is a very physical course and the boys were all shattered by the end of their session but they loved it. Sadly for me I was manning the younger kids on the side but we are certainly going to go back again so I can give it a try too.

Dorset Waterpark costs £12.50 per person for an hour of fun.



23 thoughts on “A Day out at Dorset Waterpark

  1. Ickle Pickle says:

    Oh this looks such a great place – my teens would love to visit here! They love water stuff! Kaz x
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  2. Kerry Norris says:

    This looks like a great day out. Sadly it’s too old for my girls at the mo but will definetly remember it for the future x
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  3. Evelina says:

    Looks like so much fun! Awesome way to spend the day!
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  4. This looks amazing – my two would LOVE it!
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  5. Marie Barber says:

    Wow this looks like so much fun! I wish we had something like this near us but it just rains alot here.
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  6. This looks like so much fun. I wish we had something like this near us
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  7. This waterpark looks amazing! Maybe something for me to try when I’m a bit bigger xx Would like to visit Corfe Castle though xx
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  8. Joanna says:

    This looks like a lot of fun and it seems to be only about 6 miles from where I live. I had no idea we have a waterpark nearby. I should check it out! 🙂
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  9. Oh wow this looks like such a fun day! Joseph and I would love it! I think that next summer we need to have a holiday down in Dorset x
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  10. Stephen says:

    Now this looks like a lot of fun, what great footage you got with the Go-Pro!

  11. Kizzy says:

    Wow this looks amazing, need to find something similar here
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  12. Water parks are so much fun. Need to visit this. Looks amazing.

  13. Louise says:

    This looks amazing. My boys would love it. I am adding Dorset to my places to holiday in the uk list x

  14. This looks like such great fun! Not bad value either x
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  15. Jen Walshaw says:

    My boys saw your images of this on Instagram and are now desperate to come on holiday to Dorset just to give it ago!
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  16. JuggleMum says:

    What a great waterpark, looks like a fun day was had by all. Loved all your photos too.

  17. JuggleMum says:

    What a great waterpark, it looks like a fun day was had by all. Loved all your pictures too.

  18. anna nuttall says:

    Oooh my husband would love this. It look a lot of fun!! xxx
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  19. Natalia says:

    I’ve never seen such a beautiful waterpark, it looks like being in the forest, I love it! xx

  20. This looks amazing! My kids are still too small but would be right up for it! Love the pictures!!

  21. Rachel says:

    This looks like so much fun and I love how relaxed everyone looks on the water x
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  22. Nazrin Miah says:

    I’m hoping to see Dorset this summer, with the family. My younger brother would love this water park! I can see the little ones are enjoying themselves! Maybe I could bribe him to take my pictures If i take him hear LOL!

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  23. Sonya Cisco says:

    OOh I reckon Max would LOVE that – will get his Dad to take him though, looks too much like hard work for lazy old me! 😉
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