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Palmetto Falls Water Park

3381 Marion Ave, Columbia, SC
+1 803-751-3475
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Palmetto Falls

We visited Palmetto Falls Water Park on Fort Jackson yesterday. It was a complicated process to get... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
Tami N
Columbia, South Carolina
via mobile
So disappointed!

As a military family we appreciate anything for us to do on post for recreation. It's inexpensive... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2016
Elgin, South Carolina
via mobile
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3381 Marion Ave, Columbia, SC
+1 803-751-3475
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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We visited Palmetto Falls Water Park on Fort Jackson yesterday. It was a complicated process to get onto the base to go to the park. Upon entering the gates you have to go into the building at the gate and show ID for all adults...More

Thank Tami N
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

As a military family we appreciate anything for us to do on post for recreation. It's inexpensive, close, and great for getting the kids out of the house. That being said, it's not family friendly when a bunch of rude civilians are allowed to create...More

7  Thank SZN1993
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Perfect for hot days. Very sensitive for weather though, so plan accordingly. We have a season pass so it's fun to go often

Thank Sadie T
Reviewed 26 July 2016

It's a place to cool off, yet there are too many people/kids at one time. Place needs to be bigger with larger adult area.

2  Thank Jojonana1
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Summary first (full narrative below, if you want details). SUMMARY - 1. A prominently posted "NO REFUNDS" sign was displayed, so there was no confusion on that point. 2. We certainly realize that the staff has no control of weather condition OR duration. 3. We...More

4  Thank lofar_dog
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

The water park is on a military installation so prepare ahead of time if you are not military. In order for a non-military affiliated person to gain access you must visit their website online. They will conduct a background check that could take up to...More

1  Thank crazyoldman2009
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

This water park seems to be the best in Columbia. It has a lazy river (3 1/2 ft), a splash pad and shallow pool area for toddlers and then the larger pool that goes from a few inches to 4' at the highest. They have...More

Thank Cristy G
Reviewed 27 May 2016

This is a great place to hang out and enjoy the fun and sun. It's on Ft. Jackson so you have to be able to access Ft. Jackson to get to the water park. Memberships are the best way to go if you live local...More

2  Thank 722Jenn
Reviewed 6 August 2015

I was expecting more than three slides. There is only three slides for adults or big kids and one small lside for the little kids to play on. If your over 30 like i am than there is little to do here but lay in...More

1  Thank brian0910
Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

I'm not sure what the other poster's consider good value for your money. I think this place is over priced, I can get 3 pizzas at little ceasers for less than what they charge here and it taste better too. I recommend bringing food in...More

7  Thank prdmom_of2grls
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