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Village Roadshow and Chinese partners open Wet’n’Wild waterpark in Hainan

Village Roadshow and Chinese partners open Wet’n’Wild waterpark in Hainan
April 30, 2018

Village Roadshow Theme Parks (VRTP) and its local partners Guangxi Investment Group and the Mission Hills Group have announced that the Wet‘n’Wild Haikou waterpark has opened on the Chinese island of Hainan.

Located in Mission Hills Centreville Haikou, the 240,000 metre² attraction, which also includes a retail, dining and entertainment precinct, is surrounded by luxury hotels such as The Ritz-Carlton Haikou and The Renaissance Haikou Hotel.

The city’s first major brand waterpark features a world class line-up of more than 30 slides, pools and attractions offering excitement and fun for all ages, plus a host of family-friendly attractions including the idyllic Wild Water Bay, a huge wave pool with the perfect waves and a giant digital screen for added and all day entertainment.

Wet‘n’Wild Haikou General Manager, Lee Carter said he is excited for guests to be able to experience the exhilarating and fun environment now on offer, explaining “Wet‘n’Wild Haikou will provide Hainan holiday makers and locals with a truly international water park experience that will transport them into a never-before- seen world of wild water adventures.

“The park stretches over 50,000 metre² of land and offers a range of iconic slides and attractions for the whole family including the Vortex, the Half-Pipe, Water Rockets, 360 Rush, Super 8 Aqua Racer, Wet’n’Wild junior and many more.

“Our mission is to be a world leader in safety and provide world-class water slides, facilities, food and service to generate repeat visitation and enjoyment for all visiting guests. VRTP leads the way globally, operating under the highest standards of safety and water quality and we bring this knowledge and expertise to Wet‘n’Wild Haikou.

“In addition to the world-class water slides, Wet‘n’Wild Haikou also delicious restaurants and food options along with the coolest event spaces for public or corporates wanting to do team buildings or private functions.”

Wet’n’Wild Haikou is operated by Village Roadshow Theme Parks, part of Village Roadshow Limited, Australia’s largest theme park operator.

For more information go to www.wetnwildhaikou.cn

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