Maldon Splash Park
  • Maldon Splash Park
  • Maldon Splash Park
  • Maldon Splash Park

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Maldon Splash Park reopens on Monday 4 July at 10am, under the new management of Places Leisure. All sessions must be pre-booked online.

Welcome to Maldon Splash Park, Essex's favourite children's water park! Located in the centre of Promenade Park in Maldon, the Splash Park offers a family and child friendly environment to cool off in. Featuring a great selection of interactive and accessible play equipment to enjoy, this is the perfect summer destination for a family day out!

Please check out the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s) below ahead of your visit for lots of useful info including how to book your tickets. 


What time do you open? 

The first session will open at 10am every day unless we are forced to close due to mechanical failure, bad weather, or an emergency.  If we close during a public session; this will be announced on Places Leisure's website, and relayed by Visit Maldon District when possible.  


What time do you close? 

The last session is at 5pm meaning facility closes at 5.30 every day unless there is a private booking for a later slot or the team on site decides to keep it open later due to good weather conditions.  


How much does it cost? 

Adults may not enter unless they are accompanying a child, and one adult (over 16) can accompany up to three children under 8. Tickets cost £2.75 for an adult and one child under 8, £5 for an adult and two children under 8 and £7.25 for an adult and three children under 8. Additional children over 8 are £2.25 each. Additional adults are 50p. Only persons booked in will be able to access the splash park area. Proof of confirmation email must be shown on arrival.


How can I book? 

Please book online at You will need to create a free membership with Places Leisure before booking. We do not accept payment any other way than online.


Can I book multiple sessions?

You can book multiple session during your visit, however you will need to leave the Splash Park between each session to enable our staff to clean the area ahead of your next session.


Can I change or cancel my booking? 

Once a free membership has been set up you may go into your account and manage your own bookings, including any changes to times and dates.


I need to speak to someone about my booking? 

Please contact the team by email at 


Where can I park? 

Pay and Display parking (which includes disabled parking) is available in Promenade Park. Details for these can be found at Parking - Visit Maldon (


Are there toilets on site? 

There are public toilets (including disabled access and Changing Room toilets) located next to the Splash Park by the Petting Zoo. If you have an ‘accident’, please speak to a member of staff for help. 


What is your clothing policy? 

All visitors must wear appropriate swimwear. Younger visitors must wear a swim nappy. If you are a parent/guardian and may need to go into the water during the session, we strongly advise wearing swimwear as you will get very wet. There are no changing facilites in the Splash Park, we advise all visitors to change in advance or to use the nearby public toilets.


Can I take photos? 

Yes, you can take photos of your friends and family. If you see someone taking photos who you suspect is behaving inappropriately, please speak to a member of staff.


Can I bring my dog/pet? 

Dogs and pets are not allowed within the fenced area of the Valley Play Area, Splash Park and Beach Huts at any time, except for assistance dogs.


Is the Splash Park accessible for those with disabilities? 

Yes, the Splash Park has step-free access throughout. A wheelchair is available on request for use in the Splash Park, please speak to staff on your arrival. A Changing Places facility is available in the park which includes a hoist, a RADAR key is required if you wish to use this facility. 


Can I take food or drink into the Splash Park? 

No, please do not bring any food, drink or glass into the Splash Park. Food and drinks can be eaten at the picnic benches located around the park. Food and drinks can be purchased at the kiosks nearby. 


Maldon Splash Park reopens on Monday 4 July at 10am, under the new management of Places Leisure. All sessions must be pre-booked online.

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  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets


  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments
  • Picnic site


  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome


  • Parking with charge

Property Facilities

  • Public toilets

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups



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      Public Transport Directions

      Pay and display car parking is available in Promenade Park, if you are using a sat nav please use our postcode (CM9 5JQ).

      Additional pay and display car parking is available in Maldon town centre which is within walking distancing of the park. For information about parking please visit the Maldon District Council website.

      You can get to us by public transport too, by train, make your way to Witham or Chelmsford where you can catch connecting bus services to Maldon. From there it is just a short walk to us!

      Bus travel information is available from First Essex, Hedingham buses or Stephensons of Essex.

      Rail travel information is available on the Greater Anglia website. 

      Maldon Splash Park

      Type:Aqua Park

      Promenade Park, Park Drive, Maldon, Essex, CM9 5JQ

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      Opening Times

      * Operating hours are subject to weather conditions, cleaning and maintenance requirements. We suggest you check that the Splash Park is open before travelling by using the contact details on this page.

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