12 Hotels With Lazy River In Texas - Updated 2024

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Texas is the second-largest state in America, so obviously it’s teeming with an abundance of things to do and places to visit. There’s also a wide range of hotels for guests to stay in, in order to ensure that their stay is as enjoyable as possible. There are a substantial number of hotels in Texas that come complete with a lazy river, so you can be assured that your time spent in Texas will be fun-filled as well as incredibly relaxing. Here are the top hotels with lazy river in Texas.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 14, 2024.

1. The Woodlands Resort, Curio Collection by Hilton (from USD 254)

This luxurious hotel offers a variety of amenities and activities for guests of all ages, but the highlight is the lazy river. The lazy river is a 1,005-foot (306.32-meter) long waterway that winds through the resort’s lush landscape, featuring waterfalls, fountains, and underwater music. You can float on a tube, swim, or splash around as you enjoy the scenic views and the warm sun.

The spacious rooms feature premium bedding, modern amenities, and stylish decor, ensuring a comfortable stay. Enjoy the convenience of free Wi-Fi, valet parking, and access to four indoor tennis courts. Savor delectable American cuisine at one of the four onsite restaurants, including a poolside bar. Stay active at the gym or explore outdoor activities such as fishing and kayaking.

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The Woodlands Resort, Curio Collection by Hilton

Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille

Address: 2301 North Millbend Drive
193.17 km (120.1 mi) from The Dinosaur Park

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
room was excellent
Cleanliness:
rooms were good size and clean
Host:
family friendly and very helpful staff
Location:
loved the walk out to the pool room
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2. Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa (from USD 495)

The Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa is an excellent Texas hotel with a lazy river for you to spend your holiday. It comes with a water park, complete with a lazy river, a wide range of different outdoor activities and seven on-site dining options. Free WiFi is also offered throughout the accommodation.

You can also benefit from a number of shopping facilities as well as sporting options such as hiking, horse riding and golfing. There’s so much to see and do at Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa that you can rest assured that you’ll never get bored, and with the excitement of the water park to entertain both children and adults alike, it’s safe to say that your trip here will be one to remember.

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Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 575 Hyatt Lost Pines Road
4.26 km (2.7 mi) from The Dinosaur Park

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court

3. JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort (from USD 804)

This fantastic hotel with a lazy river in Texas is perfect for both children and adults as it offers a water park, spa services, seven restaurants and sizable rooms complete with iPod docking stations. The 2.4-hectare (six-acre) waterpark hotel in Texas features numerous water slides and a lazy river, as well as a 2,600-meter (26,000-square-foot) spa that comes equipped with a private swimming so adults can relax while children enjoy exploring the water park. The JW Marriott is also located just 29 kilometers (19 miles) from Six Flags Fiesta Texas amusement park so it’s in a great location if you seek more thrills and rides.

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JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 23808 Resort Parkway
103.18 km (64.2 mi) from The Dinosaur Park

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna

4. Margaritaville Lake Resort, Lake Conroe (from USD 344)

One of the best resorts, this luxurious place comes with a lazy river and has many wonderful features for guests to enjoy. These include a water park, fitness center and many on-site restaurants. There’s also a golf course on site as well as multiple tennis courts. Guests can enjoy the luxury of their hotel rooms, which come equipped with an iPod docking station, modern decor and some rooms even provide panoramic views of Lake Conroe. Enjoy a dip in the pool or dine at one of the delicious restaurants that Margaritaville Lake Resort Lake Conroe has to offer. Either way, you’re sure to have a truly remarkable time.

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Margaritaville Lake Resort, Lake Conroe

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 600 La Torretta Blvd.
179.38 km (111.5 mi) from The Dinosaur Park

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna Fitness centre

5. Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort & Spa (from USD 397)

This thrilling water resort in Texas is situated just 2 kilometers (1.3 miles) from Sea World in San Antonio and comes with a 27-hole golf course, a 1.6-hectare (4-acre) water park with a lazy river and three swimming pools, as well as a sizable gym and tennis court. If those activities don’t take your fancy, however, there’s plenty of delicious cuisines to tuck into, with a choice of seven different restaurants and a cafe that serves plenty of yummy dishes.

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Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort & Spa

Wifi Available

Address: 9800 Hyatt Resort Drive
138.34 km (86.0 mi) from The Dinosaur Park

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court

6. Lakeway Resort and Spa (from USD 320)

The Lakeway Resort and Spa is the perfect luxurious resort in Texas with lazy river for both children and adults. It offers four private golf courses, a three-tier swimming pool as well as a children’s pool with a waterslide. The rooms at this fabulous Texas resort with lazy river pool offer floor-to-ceiling windows, flat screen TVs, and free WiFi. There’s also an incredible gym that offers personal training sessions and nutritional assessments. There’s also a divine restaurant for you to enjoy with unparalleled views of Lake Travis.

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Lakeway Resort & Spa

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille

Address: 101 Lakeway Drive
54.99 km (34.2 mi) from The Dinosaur Park

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna Fitness centre

7. Hilton Anatole (from USD 382)

This Hilton hotel in Texas offers luxury accommodation complete with an on-site spa, five restaurants, and multiple swimming pools. The rooms at the Hilton Anatole feature a flat-screen TV, a seating area, and a minibar, plus many other features. Free WiFi is also offered throughout the accommodation. There’s a wide range of food options available to guests such as steak, fresh seafood, delicious cocktails and wines. Guests can also experience a variety of spa treatments and also enjoy a dip in the pools or hot tub.

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Hilton Anatole

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille

Address: 2201 Stemmons Freeway
301.98 km (187.7 mi) from The Dinosaur Park

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Garden

8. Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center (from USD 383)

The Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center comes with a four-hectare (ten-acre) outdoor pool, a luxury spa and a lazy river. There are also six restaurants that guests can choose to dine in with a variety of an Italian restaurant and a delicious steakhouse, plus much more. Guests will love staying at the Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center as there’s so much to see and enjoy, with a choice of waterpark facilities or relaxing spa treatments.

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Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center

Wifi Available

Address: 1501 Gaylord Trail
315.37 km (196.0 mi) from The Dinosaur Park

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km)

9. Hyatt Residence Club San Antonio, Wild Oak Ranch (from USD 246)

This hotel with a lazy river in Texas features a hot tub, fitness center, and an outdoor pool complete with a lazy river. The Hyatt Residence Club San Antonio also offers a restaurant where you can enjoy delicious cuisine. The rooms at this hotel come equipped with a private bathroom, and some rooms also include a stylish seating area and a balcony or patio area. The Hyatt Residence Club San Antonio is the perfect accommodation for both adults and children as it contains many exciting facilities for everyone to enjoy.

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Hyatt Vacation Club at Wild Oak Ranch

Wifi Available

Address: 9700 West Military Drive
138.4 km (86.0 mi) from The Dinosaur Park

Parking Restaurant Bar Sauna Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms Babysitting/child services

10. Marriott Marquis Houston (from USD 501)

Located smack-dab in the middle of Houston, Texas, Marriott Marquis Houston boasts a full-service spa, a 24-hour fitness center, and 6 on-site restaurants. Each room comes with a coffee maker, ironing facilities, a flat-screen TV with cable, and a fridge. The bathroom has a hairdryer and complimentary bath amenities. Toyota Center and BBVA Stadium are just a five-minute walk away from the property. One thing that stands out about this accommodation is the design of its lazy river. Uniquely Texas-shaped, this lazy river definitely offers that wow factor. You and your children are sure to have hours of fun in the water.

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Marriott Marquis Houston

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille Visual Aid: Tactile

Address: 1777 Walker Street
209.15 km (130.0 mi) from The Dinosaur Park

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Terrace

Disclaimer

We’ve made it a habit to cover the absolute top hotels stays in the area with lazy rivers. Given that we have done that, we are expanding the scope of this article to now include hotels with spa and those that are accompanied with world-class pools. Not all described hotels offer you access to lazy rivers, but all are characterized by quality pool provisions. And as always, each and every described hotel meets or exceeds the standards you’re looking to make your own whenever you vacation. Enjoy!

11. La Cantera Resort & Spa (from USD 586)

A four-star hotel with something to prove, La Cantera Resort and Spa is simply the destination hotel of choice for those pursuing all-out luxury. With so many ways to relax and to earn authentic rejuvenation, whether at the spa, on the golf course, in their signature culinary setting or by relaxing in your world-class room, leisure is available to you around virtually every new corner.

Well-kept rooms are ready and waiting upon your arrival, luxury hospitality that help you accomplish vacation goals in no time. Rooms are kept sophisticated and bright, no matter your travel budget. In the Villas, you’ll enjoy remote accommodations that include free valet parking, personal care products and Nespresso coffee, together with luxury bedding, a standing shower and bathing space alike. For those interested in the Luxury and the Presidential Suites, wide indoor spaces await, whether you’re relaxing with family or getting some work done while on the road. Take in panoramic views of the city or of your natural surroundings, depending on your respective rooming. Choose from among the Luxury Texas suite, Hospitality Suite and more, for a stay customized to your individual preferences.

La Cantera Resort and Spa offers distinctive pool experiences to match your individual interests. It offers a kids’ pool, splash area and two different water slides. And featuring sweeping views of nearby landscapes, the adults-only pool is surrounded by cabanas for relaxation. Sip on a beverage from the poolside bar, or take to the restaurant nearby, for quality cuisine without ever leaving the premises. The Vista Pool allows you to bask in the San Antonio sun, before toweling off and enjoying a refined dinner at the Vista Grille. Guests of the villas are also granted access to their own private pool. Better yet, the pool exclusively reserved for guests at the Loma de Vida Spa and Wellness center offers all things rejuvenation, all for a price tag you can afford.

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La Cantera Resort & Spa

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille

Address: 16641 La Cantera Parkway
125.04 km (77.7 mi) from The Dinosaur Park

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna

12. The Houstonian Hotel, Club & Spa (from USD 395)

At the Houstonian Hotel, Club and Spa you’re offered an authentic taste of upscale Houston, no matter how long you’re planning on spending in the region. Elegant interiors offer a timely yet modern feel, spaces characterized by rustic furnishings and wireless Internet access.

There are 289 individual rooms on the premises at the Houstonian Hotel, Club and Spa, each optimized specifically for your immediate and lasting enjoyment. Each room is temperature-controlled, allowing you to achieve and maintain a climatic setting that suits your individual preferences. Rooms also offer iPod docking stations, as well as both wired and wireless Internet options. Expansive flat-screen televisions make for ideal entertainment at any time of day, each of course outfitted with cable entertainment for your viewing pleasure. Needless to say, each room also comes already stocked with living essentials and laundry provisions, accounting for your basic needs during your time on site. Free local calls are also available, from each room phone.

When you’re not enjoying your room itself, it’s time to discover everything that’s waiting for you at the resort! The spa offers all guests a chance for unrivaled relaxation, via treatments that target stress and leave you feeling rejuvenated and refreshed. Massages, body treatments, facials and more are only an easy decision away at the spa. Indoor and outdoor tennis courts, as well as swimming pools and a waterslide, provide guests with ample opportunities for streamlined recreation. And if you want to drop your children off for a few hours and enjoy some alone time, there’s even a childcare service provided.

Olivette serves up American cuisine each day, providing you with optimal culinary options without ever leaving the comfort of the resort itself. Let your children enjoy a pool specifically for kids their age, while you sip on delectable beverages from the poolside bar!

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The Houstonian Hotel, Club & Spa

Wifi Available

Address: 111 N Post Oak Ln
199.2 km (123.8 mi) from The Dinosaur Park

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna

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Lounge in the lazy rivers in fun hotels in Texas

There are so many wonderful places to stay in Texas and plenty of options that come with a lazy river for the ultimate luxurious, relaxing holiday. Book one of these and enjoy the lack of hassle and bustle as you head off to visit the best places in Texas.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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