[Updated 28 Jan 2014* ] With the hot weather in Singapore, water play and swimming are one of the favorite activities for parents and kids. We have researched the water play places in Singapore so you know where to go.
Water Playgrounds at Attractions
Fish Fountain and Water Playground at Gardens by the Bay
Besides loads of other play areas at the Children’s Garden at Gardens by the Bay, there is a fish fountain for toddlers and another area complete with water splines, a hydro vault, and orchid-shaped splash buckets to keep the older kids busy.
Birds of Play at Jurong Bird Park has a beautiful themed water playground with slides, water cannons, sprouts and the giant tipping bucket. Who says the bird park is just for seeing birds?
$: Entrance fee at $20 for adult and $13.00 for each child (3-12) Where: Jurong Bird Park 80 Mandai Lake Road, S(729826)
Water works at Singapore Science Centre provides water fun while learning about Science concepts! Not that the kids will worry about the science since it is too much fun.
$: Entrance fee at $9 for adult and $5 for each child (3-16) Where: 15 Science Centre Rd, S (609081)
Animal theme water play area which is huge and where kids have a blast!
$: Entrance fee at $20 for adult and $13.00 for each child (3-12) Where: 80 Mandai Lake Road, S(729826)
A huge water play area overlooking the city skyline.
$: Free Where: 8 Marina Gardens Drive, (S) 018951
A water playground with a good variety of jets and sprinkles to keep the kids cool.
$: Free Where: Sentul Crescent Road, Singapore 822313
A small water play area near the entrance. Good for toddlers. $: Free Where: 1 Cluny Road, (S) 259569
Water Playgrounds at Malls
The Water Park at the 4th level roof top garden have a cool wet playground with plenty of running space, shower area and even shoe racks.
$$$: Free Where: 112 East Coast Road Singapore (428802)
The Water Park at the roof top garden besides Banquet have flowers, windmills with buckets that tip over when filled with water. Water “canons” aplenty for some serious water fights.
$: Free Where: IMM Building 2 Jurong East Street 21 #04-60, S(609601)
A small water play area besides the playground. The big plus is its new and clean. $: Free Where: 23 Serangoon Central (S) 556083
North Point Shopping Centre has a rooftop garden with water features, ground sprays and specially imported multi-play structures. $: Free Where: 930 Yishun Avenue 2, (S) 769098
Sembawang Shopping Centre
The Rooftop Play Park has a wet playground on the rooftop garden $: Free Where: 604 Sembawang Road (S)758459
This animal theme playground has a wet section. It include a water play pool with fountain and slide in the shape of a Polar Bear, a Hippo spraying water from its large mouth and an Elephant that have a fountain of water coming out of its trunk and lots of splashpads for lots of water fun. $: Free Hours: 10am to 9.30pm daily (except Mondays 4pm to 9.30pm) Where: 10 Tampines Central 1, Tampines 1, S(529536)
Sky Park on the rooftop has a huge paddling pool. Play Court, the Playground at third level have water play features. Kids love to run around the fountain in front of the shopping area on level one too.
$: Free Where:1 Harbourfront Walk ,S(098585)
Swimming Pools and Water Theme parks
Adventure Cove Waterpark .
This new water park boast six water slides, including the region’s first hydro-magnetic coaster, Riptide Rocket; the Bluwater Bay wave pool and tubing along the Adventure River. The river is one of the world’s longest lazy-rivers at 620-metre (2,030 ft) have 14 themed scenes of tropical jungles, grottoes, a surround aquarium. $: $29 for Adults and $20 for kids Where: Adventure Cove Waterpark 8 Sentosa Gateway Sentosa Island, Singapore 098269
With a competition pool, wave pool, lazy river, 3 water slides, a jacuzzi and a kiddy fun station pool this swimming pool offers many hours of fun.
$: Entrance fee at $2 for adult and $1 for each child on weekends Where: 21 Jurong East Street 31, S(609517)
Jurong West Swimming complex
With a sheltered competition pool, wave pool, lazy river, a slide\, a jacuzzi and a kiddy fun station pool this swimming pool have interesting features to keep the kids occupied. $: Entrance fee at $2 for adult and $1 for each child on weekends Where: 20 Jurong West St 93 S(648965)
Pasir Ris Swimming Complex
Pasir Ris swimming pool comes with a feature pool with slides, a jacuzzi and water features. There is also a partly sheltered competition pool as well as a toddler’s pool. $: Entrance fee at $2 for adult and $1 for each child on weekends Where: 120 Pasir Ris Central
This water playground is targeted at young children and combine use of play money, activities and the water playground itself to keep the kids entertained.
Sengkang swimming pool offers serious water fun with long tall slides, slides and more slides..
Hours: 8am-9.30pm. Closed on Mondays. Call 6315-3574 $: Entrance fee at $2 for adult and $1 for each child on weekends Where: 57 Anchorvale Road, S(544964)
Senja-Cashew Community Club
Eight lane Olympic-size pool, an infinity pool with jacuzzi and a children’s playground with water features. Hours: 8am-9.30pm. daily except Wednesday -2.30 -9.30pm Call 62194561 $: Entrance fee at $2 for adult and $1 for each child on weekends Where: 101 Bukit Panjang Road
Tampines Swimming Complex
Sengkang swimming pool offers serious water fun with long tall slides, slides and more slides.. Hours: 8am-9.30pm. Closed on Tuesdays. Call 67861151 $: Entrance fee at $2 for adult and $1 for each child on weekends Where: 505 Tampanies Avenue 5
Wild Wild Wet
This is Singapore’s biggest water theme park complete with high slides, raft slides, water cannons and interactive play stations. $: Entrance fee at $16 for adult and $11 for each child. Family package at $44 for 2 adults and 2 kids. Where:1 Pasir Ris Close, S (519599)
23 Dec 2013 – Add water play area at Jurong Bird Park
28 Jan 2013 – Add water play area for Gardens by the Bay