Waterparks in Scotland

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Scotland is home to a number of indoor water parks. These indoor water parks offer leisure activities to residents and visitors year-round and typically feature everything from swimming pools to flume rides.

Most major cities in Scotland have a local water or leisure park with access to pools and organised swimming classes.

The Play Drome

The Play Drome is located in Clydebank, Scotland, just a short 20-minute drive from Glasgow. This water park features the largest pool in the area, as well as water slides and a wave machine. In addition to the large leisure pool, this water park also boasts a competition-sized pool. For guests wanting a more adventurous water experience, this facility has river rapids, water canons, flume rides, and a tyre ride. Children just learning to swim can gain confidence in the water by taking part in the swimming lessons held at the centre.

The Play Drome

2 Abbotsford Road

Clydebank G81 1PA

0141 9514321


Dunbar Leisure Pool

Dunbar Leisure Pool is located in the centre of town in Dunbar, Scotland. This water park offers a large leisure pool, a wave pool, a shallow beach and flume rides. After playing in the many water features, guests can enjoy a bite to eat at the poolside cafe. Dunbar Leisure Pool offers seaside views and a large car park. As an added benefit, this facility has a health suite and a body conditioning room. Guests visiting the health suite can take advantage of the sauna and steam room or work out with the cardiovascular equipment. Visitors interested in structured classes can enrol in the fitness or sports coaching sessions at Dunbar Leisure Pool.

Dunbar Leisure Pool


Dunbar, EH42 1EU

01368 865456


Leith Waterworld

Leith Waterworld is located in Edinburgh, Scotland and is the only water park in the city. This water park features a variety of water rides including flumes, a fast-flow channel, wave pool and a spa pool. This facility also has a large leisure pool, soft play area and swimming pool. The on-site party rooms and multi sensory area make this a great place to have a child's birthday party. Accommodations for large parties should be made in advance. Group rates may be available when booking this water park for parties.

Leith Waterworld

377 Easter Road

Edinurgh EH6 8HU

0131 555 6000