Kahuna Laguna at the Red Jacket Mountain View Resort
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Surf's up at Kahuna Laguna! Dive into a tropical adventure with the entire family at Kahuna Laguna, northern New England’s first indoor water park at the Red Jacket Mountain View Resort & Spa in North Conway, NH. It’s 40,000 square feet of splash-tacular fun!
With an indoor temp of 82 degrees, it's always balmy at Kahuna Laguna.
Zoom through one of four high-speed tubes before splashing into the landing pool below. Body surf in the giant wave pool; or square off against your friends in an exciting game of water basketballl. Watch out for the 70-gallon tipping bucket!
The whole family will enjoy the activity pool, water cannons and play tower, and your smallest kahunas will have a great time in the shallow pool, an area designed with them in mind. The Tiki Tide Café is ready with a snack or lunch when you need a break. And, the family fun center is the place for the latest arcade games.
You must be 48” tall to ride the two body slides. If you are between 42” and 48” tall, you may ride the red and yellow raft slides with someone over 48” tall, on a double tube with a life jacket on.
The Little Kahuna Kids' Play Area features a slide, water toys, baby bouncer and lemon drop fountains and is great for those under 48' tall. Children under 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult at all times, and no more than 4 children may be under the supervision of 1 adult.
About Red Jacket Resort, North Conway
Red Jacket Mountain View Resort is located on 40 scenic acres in the heart of the White Mountains, with sweeping panoramic views of the surrounding area. The resort features 150 recently renovated rooms, casual family restaurants and fine dining, a full-service spa and trails for hiking or walking.
Guests of the resort may enjoy Kahuna Laguna all year, and during the warmer months the new outdoor pool will also be open. In the winter, you won’t even have to step outside to enter our 82-degree tropical oasis in the middle of the mountains – and you’ll have a great view of the valley through the water park’s glass walls.
On weekend nights, there are usually fun family activities planned. Everything from marshmallow roasting on the bonfire and paint your own pottery sessions, to storytime, crafts and even Wii tournaments.
The Red Jacket Resort is close to many area attractions including, but not limited to: Story Land, The Alpine Slide at Attitash, Santa’s Village, the Conway Scenic Railway, Cranmore Mountain Adventure, Ziplines at Wildcat Mountain, the Weather Museum, outlet shopping at over 200 stores, and countless outdoor activities including skiing, hiking, biking and kayaking.
Safety & Amenities
Certified, professional lifeguards are on duty at all times and all park staff members have been trained by water park safety experts. Complimentary life jackets are always available, and there is a dedicated first aid station within the park.
Four Water Slides
Climb to the top of the slide tower and follow the high-speed twists and turns to the pool below. With two body slides and two tube slides totaling 900 feet in length, you’ll want to try all four: Bamboo Blast, Super Tsunami, Kahuna Falls and Laguna Plunge.
Wiki Wave Pool
Twin water- and air-powered pumps use the latest wavemaking technology to deliver powerful three-foot, crossing waves. The zero-entry pool has a maximum depth of five feet.
Bamboo Bay Adventure Tower
This exciting play tower has everything to keep you wet and busy, including water cannons, slides, squirting coconuts, a rope bridge and a giant 70-gallon tipping bucket that will soak you when you least expect it.
Kahuna Court and Waterfall
Stay cool with a game of basketball in the activity pool.
Little Kahuna Kids’ Play Area
Younger visitors will love the 9” deep activity pool with a 3-person slide, water toys, 4-person baby bouncer and lemon drop fountains designed just for little Kahunas.
Tiki Tide Café
Having fun can be hard work! When you need to take a break, visit the Tiki Tide for a quick snack or lunch.
The arcade features over two dozen of the best multi-player and virtual reality games, as well as traditional favorites like pinball and air hockey.
Find more outdoor waterparks near Boston and throughout New England in our handy guide with photos.
Water Park Hours
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. daily
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. weekends, summers and school vacations
*The water park closes each day from 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. for general routine maintenance.
Adults and children: $20 per day
Observation pass: $10 per day
Rates and hours apply to registered guests only.
2251 White Mountain Hwy (Rt 16), North Conway, NH, 03860 map
Phone: (603) 356-5411
FROM BOSTON, MA
Take Interstate 95 North to exit 4 (left side exit) in Portsmouth, NH, which is the Spaulding Turnpike/Route 16 North exit. Continue traveling for approximately 75 miles on Route 16 North to the town of Conway. At the third stop light in Conway, take a left, as Route 16 continues in this direction to North Conway. Continue for 5 miles on Route 16 North. The Mountain View Resort is on your right.
Take Interstate 93 North into New Hampshire through Manchester and Concord. 30 miles north of Concord take exit 23 and exit right onto Route 104 East. You will see signs for the Mount Washington Valley. Follow Route 104 for 8 miles until it ends at a set of lights. At the light turn left, follow one mile (the Lake will be on your right) until Route 25. Bear right onto Route 25 East and follow for 23 miles until you reach Route 16. Take a left onto Route 16 North and proceed for 16 miles into the town of Conway. At the third stop light in Conway, take a left, as Route 16 continues in this direction to North Conway. Continue for 5 miles on Route 16 North. The Mountain View Resort is on your right.
FROM PORTLAND, ME
Take Route 302 West to Route 16 North. Continue for approximately 2 miles on Route 16 North. Fox Ridge Resort will be on the right; Mountain View is a half mile further atop Sunset Hill, also on the right.
- Kahuna Laguna provides a much-needed indoor play option for North Conway, where there's not much to do if it rains or if you don't want to ski or shop. Discounted rates apply to those staying at the Resort and at the Fox Ridge Resort down the street,
Lots Of FunWe were there for the Forth of July and had a great time! Kahuna Laguna is just the right size to let my 8 and 7 year olds splash where they like yet still be able to keep track of them. Teens might get a little bored, but the four slides, wave pool, water splash play area, etc. kept my kids busy for hours. Also, the outdoor pool is just outside the locker rooms of the water park and you can go back and forth. The only thing I didn't like was that children were allowed in the hot tub. Kids have run of the rest of the area, leave the hot tub for the grown ups, it's not a swimming pool! We only ate at one of the resort's restaurants (breakfast buffet) and it's was worth adding it to our package deal. We ate all our other meals at a few of the many dining establishments in the North Conway area. As for our room, we didn't spend much time there except for sleeping but it was comfortable, quiet and clean.
Great waterpark spotty infoThe Red Jacket's new indoor waterpark is really fun, and worth the trip to North Conway. My daughter had the best time, especially in the wave pool -- just like being at the beach. There were tons of lockers (unlike Coco Key). The rooms were nice & comfy, but I was a miffed about food. Reservations said there were four eateries -- there are not. At breakfast the ONLY option is the pricey (though delicious) buffet. The snack bar wasn't open for lunch (so I paid for another sit-down meal) because staff didn't show up! The nice front desk staff didn't know they weren't open. Also didn't know that after check-out, you can't return to the water park. (You can at two other major resorts I've visited.) They just need to striaghten out communication -- otherwise, a great destination.
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