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Address: 100 Great Wolf Drive, 20500 Old Highway 99, SW, Centralia, WA 98531
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+1 360-273-7718

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This is a neat place for kids. It can be quit expensive, but if you plan ahead you can get good deals on the rooms and pack your food to save money. The kids will have a blast!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Lisa W
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a neat place for kids. It can be quit expensive, but if you plan ahead you can get good deals on the rooms and pack your food to save money. The kids will have a blast!

Thank Lisa W
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My family goes here every winter. Living in Washington you need a place like this for a weekend vacation away from the cold. My boys love doing the wizarding game they have. After a weekend of swimming and up late gaming with the kids we always feel like we were away on a vacation. Props to them for providing an... More 

Thank ScottyHam81
Auburn, Washington
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25 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017

If you ask the kids, they loved it... but for us adults it was loud, had long lines and was rather exhausting to spend the entire day indoors smelling pool water.

Thank Aimee E
Olympia, Washington
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Took the family here for a in town vacation. Love coming here in December to enjoy the water-slides while it's so cold outside. Make sure you play the fun wizard game they have throughout the hotel. The kids love it.

Thank Aims_Morgan
Centralia, Washington
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21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

This place is great! Indoors so it doesn't matter what the weather outside is like. So many things to do other than the water park. I would say to stay 2 nights if you can afford it to do all the other activities they offer. The rooms are nice and give you plenty of toiletries for your stay. The restaurants... More 

Thank Karen R
Vancouver, Washington
1 review
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

It was really fun, but some of the things were really overpriced. The water park was amazing! But the lines for the howling tornado were really long. If you have a smaller kid. Take them to river canyon run. Its exiting for a small child, yet fun for a older child. If you have a tween, take them to the... More 

1 Thank joybelugas
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323 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

I rated it excellent because of all of the negative comments which I found to be out of line with our experience. Every employee we talked to or walked by was very friendly and helpful when needed. Yes there are long lines but they are doing a good job given the complexities of the operation. The food was good, but... More 

1 Thank LeonNoel7
Gainesville, Florida
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66 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

I'd never been swimming in an indoor pool when the outdoors temps were in the mid-30s, so as a 70-year-old grandma who has trouble dipping in a toe when the water temperature is below 80 degrees, I didn't know what to expect from Great Wolf Lodge. Turns out the resort has it pretty much figured out, from the room key... More 

Thank CorkyMom
Palmer, Alaska
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26 reviews
13 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Review of just the Waterpark: The waterpark was a lot of fun, especially for our kids who had never been to a waterpark before. The kids loved the slides and wave pool the most (kids were ages 5-11), tons of life jackets available for those that aren't strong swimmers. A 24 hour stay was plenty for us as we did... More 

Thank akdbs
Vancouver, Washington
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110 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

A great family visit with kids and grandkids for Thanksgiving. The breakfast buffet is quite good with a large selection including pizza! The Thanksgiving buffet as excellent with a huge variety of food from the traditional to seafood to sushi. Our Grizzly Bear suite was spacious and super clean with two bedrooms and 2 baths. This place is 100% about... More 

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