Is Volcano Bay open year round?
Yes, but there might be some exceptions. Orlando is typically warm all year long so it makes sense to keep Volcano Bay open. If the weather turns really extreme or there is lightning in the area, Volcano Bay might have to close. It's a good idea to check with Universal's Guest Services Department if you have any questions on the Water Park being open 407-224-4233 option #4.
Is Volcano Bay worth it?
Believe it or not, this question gets asked a lot. Of course, this is subjective and everyone has their own opinion as to what makes a water park great. However, Universal's Volcano Bay has everything you can ask for. Great theming, scary drop slides, family slides, body slides, lazy river, fast river, wave pool, and a couple of kids splash parks.
Is the water heated?
Yes, on most of the rides, the water is heated at Volcano Bay water park making it great no matter when you go.
Are Cabanas available?
Yes, Cabanas are amazing at Volcano Bay. Be sure to reserve yours early as they sell out quickly. If you wait until you get to the park to rent one, it will likely be too late.
When did Volcano Bay open?
Universal opened the Volcano Bay water park on May 25th, 2017.
How big is Volcano Bay?
Volcano Bay is about 27 acres in size and has all of the great rides you would expect in a full-size water park.
Can I buy Volcano Bay tickets at the gate?
Yes, there is a ticket counter to get your tickets at the entry gate of Volcano Bay water park.
What is Volcano Bay capacity?
While it is not easy to find the actual number of guests allowed in the Volcano Bay Water Park, if Volcano Bay reaches full capacity, they alert guests on the UniversalOrlando.com website and on their Twitter feed @UniversalORL. You can also call the Universal capacity hotline at 407-817-8317 for the latest updates.
Can you walk to Volcano Bay?
If you are staying at one of the nearby Universal Resorts, you can easily walk to Volcano Bay. The Cabana Bay Beach Resort is right beside the water park and just across the street you can walk from Loews Aventura Hotel or the Loews Sapphire Falls Resort. It is recommended to take the shuttle if you are parking in the main Universal Parking Garage or any of the other Universal properties.