Best Water Parks & Aquatic Centers in Chandler

Slide season is in its prime, so we’ve rounded up the most popular water parks and public swimming pools in the Chandler area to help you stay cool this summer.

Mesquite Groves Aquatic Center
5901 S. Hillcrest Dr.
Chandler, AZ 85249
(480) 782-2635

Mesquite Groves is a public swimming pool with a lazy river and two water slides for your delightful enjoyment. Mesquite also has two one-meter diving boards for those who enjoy diving.

Hamilton Aquatic Center
3838 S. Arizona Ave.
Chandler, AZ 85248
(480) 782-2630

Hamilton Aquatic Center have a little something for everyone from the zero-depth play pool with fountains for the little ones to the lounge chairs and ramadas for the grown ups. There are plenty of lanes for lap swimming, two water slides for an adrenaline rush, and lazy river to relax while soaking up the sun.

Desert Oasis Aquatic Center
1400 W. Summit Pl.
Chandler, AZ 85224
(480) 732-1061

Desert Oasis is another water park that has become a favorite among Chandler mothers for its cleanliness. This place gets busy, but it’s a little less crowded than Mesquite Groves. It’s set up in a way that makes watching children a lot easier. They even provide life jackets for the toddlers. Invite your friends and make use of the sand volleyball court!

Espee Park Spray Pad
450 E. Knox Rd.
Chandler, AZ 85225
(480) 782-2727

Espee Park is another great spot for staying cool in Chandler. This spray and splash pad is always a blast and offers tons of water features to keep the little one’s entertained and plenty of shades for all the hot mamas. The wet fun here includes one water tower, three candy-cane shaped showers, and ground sprays.

Golfland Sunsplash
155 W. Hampton Ave.
Mesa, AZ, 85210
(480) 834-8319

Golfland Sunsplash is an amusement/water park near Chandler with slides galore and a near vertical freefall drop that has you going from seven stories high down to ground zero in eight seconds flat. The water slides here are sure to get your adrenaline going if that’s your thing, or you can relax in the lazy river, enjoy a raft ride with the gang or splash around in the wave pool.

Big Surf Waterpark
1500 N. McClintock Dr.
Tempe, AZ 85281
(480) 994-2297

Big Surf boasts of having the first wave pool in the country where local swimmers can ride the waves in the middle of the desert on a surfing board, raft or boogie board. Race down the Tahitian Twisters or tube through the monstrous Kilauea Cove. There is tons of water fun to be had here!

There are plenty other waterpark options to help you stay cool this summer in Chandler. This just so happen to be some of our favorites that are close to home and offers a little something for everyone to enjoy. Where is your favorite spot for a little water play in the sun?