The Wild Waves Water Park is closed until further notice.
Get your splash on at Wild Waves Water Park and explore an assortment of aquatic rides, slides, tubes and plunge pools at one of the most sought-after Eastern Cape Attractions.
Experience Mild to Wild Rides
at Wild Waves Water Park
Home to some of the world’s best water rides, Wild Waves Water Park at Wild Coast Sun offers thrill-seekers a wide selection of adrenalin-pumping slides including the Aqualoop, Superbowl, Boomerango and two steep body slides. With an exciting assortment of water slides to choose from, there’s something for everyone at Wild Coast Sun Water Park. Designed to international aquatic park standards, there’s also a designated children’s area while those looking for a little relaxation can linger along the Lazy River.
Please note the Wild Waves Water Park will be closed from 11 May - 9 June 2020 for annual maintenance. The park is also closed during severe weather conditions.
Wild Waves Water World
for thrill seekers
Adrenalin junkies will get their kicks from the Aqua Loop, Superbowl, Mat Racer, Boomerango and Aqua Loop. Take a deep breath and get ready for the ‘slide’ of your life!
Daredevils will love the sharp plummets, high-banking turns and heart-pounding plunges of the famous Boomerango.
Combining speed and a waterproof mat, this 4-lane slide is fast, fun and full of friction.
The ultimate body slide adventure, take a near-vertical 17m plunge in a capsule before landing in the splashdown lane.
Think tubeless twists and turns through steep tunnels, high rises and downward dips before plummeting into the Wild Waves Water World pool.
Get pinned to the wall by powerful water forces.
Wild Waves Water Park
Whether you’re brushing up on your tan or looking for a gentle way to while away the day, Wild Waves Water Park has rides and slides to suit your pace and mood.
The Lazy River
Perfect for all ages, the Lazy River is a relaxing, chill-the-day-away experience.
Kids will love the fun and safe aquatic play area. A lifeguard is present at all times.
Wild Coast Water World
food and activity outlets
The Surf Shack Shop
Surf Shack Bar
Mangwanani Africa Kids Spa
Wild Coast Sun Water Park facilities
Change rooms with shower facilities
Lockers, umbrellas, life jackets, chairs and towels are available for hire
What is the Wild Waves Water Park operating hours?
During peak season, and on Saturdays and Sundays, we open at 09h00 and close at 17h00 daily. During off-peak season we open at 10h00 and close at 16h00 Wednesdays to Fridays and are closed on Mondays and Tuesdays. The Wild Waves Water Park closes for a month during Winter for annual maintenance.
Where are you located?
In the Eastern Cape, 5.5 km south of Port Edward, KwaZulu Natal, across the the Mtamvuna River bridge and the first turning left. You will see a big Wild Coast Sun sign.
Is there an ATM in the Water Park?
No. The nearest ATM is at the main entrance to the casino.
How do I get to the beach from the Water Park?
Follow the tar road around the outside of the Water Park, towards the lagoon.
Where is the horse riding?
It is located behind the Water Park. Follow the tar road towards the lagoon as if going to the beach.
Can we bring food into the Water Park?
No, only water in plastic containers is permitted.
No alcohol allowed.
Where can we get lockers, umbrellas, towels, life jackets and chairs?
You pay for towels, lockers, umbrellas, lifejackets and chairs at the front counters or at the redemption counter. Once you have paid for the item you have rented, you will then collect it at the towel kiosk behind the change rooms. Lockers are situated inside the change rooms.
What attire can we wear on the rides?
Only synthetic costumes or proper swimming attire may be worn on the slides. Cotton T-shirts, denim pants, belts, studded shorts are not allowed as the materials will damage the slides.
Can we use our Sun MVG cards to receive a discount?
Yes. We take Diamond, Platinum and Gold Sun MVG main cards ONLY. The owner of the main card needs to be present on the purchase of the tickets. *Sun MVG Discounts only apply during peak seasons.
Can we bring in our own chairs, umbrellas and gazebos?
Is there a pub or an outlet that sells alcohol in the Water Park?
There is an shop that sells a limited number of assorted local beers and ciders, they also sell swim wear.
Can we buy tickets in advance or book on line?
No. Ticket sales work on a “first come first served” basis.
What are the GPS co-ordinates of the Wild Coast Sun?
S31 deg 05’32.5” E30 deg 11’0.34”
Are there refunds due to changes in weather conditions?
No. There are no refunds once tickets are purchased.
Do I need to pay the full price even if I am not going to use the slides or swim?
Yes. The ticket is the admission into the Water Park irrespective if you choose to use the facilities or not. There are no refunds once the tickets have been purchased.
What happens if I purchase my ticket, starting off at a retail outlet before going to use the slides, but never get to go into use the slides, as matters of my own concern have prevented me from doing so? Will I be refunded?
No. Once the ticket has been purchased, there are no refunds for whatever cause.
Sun International supports the Government’s call for a 21 day national lockdown to curb the spread of COVID-19. To prepare our systems for the shutdown, all of our South African casinos will be closed from 4pm Tuesday 24 March, and our hotels and resorts will be closed from Wednesday 25 March. The lockdown will end on Friday 17 April 2020.
We appeal to all South Africans to heed the President’s call to stay home during this time.