Need a place to take the kids and cool off? South Bay Mommies and daddies has you covered from Water Parks, Splash Pads, and Pools in and around the South Bay and Los Angeles/ Orange County!  Where’s your favorite place to cool off? Let us know in the comment section below.

Water Parks, Splash Pads, & Pools to cool off
Local Splash Pads

Holly Glen Park, Hawthorne
Wading Pool

Alondra Aquatic Center, Lawndale
Splash Pad

Promenade on the Peninsula, Rolling Hills Estates
Splash Pad

Plaza El Segundo 
Splash Pad

Stoner Park Splash Pool, West LA
Slash Pad

Annenberg Community Beach House, Santa Monica
Splash Pad

Tongva Park, Santa Monica 
Splash Pad


Local Pools

Hawthorne Pool 
The Hawthorne Pool is equipped with both men and women’s locker rooms, heated showers, and private changing rooms. There are 2 pools located inside the facility: lap pool, and a baby pool. Both pools are heated to 80 degrees F. Join us and keep cool year round.

Begg Pool, Manhattan Beach
Public swimming pool in Manhattan Beach, California

Urho Saari Swim Stadium, El Segundo 
The Urho Saari Swim Stadium a.k.a. “The Plunge” is open year-round to provide the community with quality aquatics programs.

Victor E Benstead Plunge, Torrance
Venerable Olympic-size outdoor aquatic center offering swimming lessons & recreational hours.

YMCA, Torrance 
Water activity is one of the best ways to have fun and stay healthy. In the indoor heated pool, you’ll enjoy lap swimming, family swim time, water aerobics, swim classes and more.

South Bay Aquatics, Torrance  
Servicing the entire South Bay, South Bay Aquatics provides an indoor, climate controlled facility, maintaining a comfortable 90° water temperature and 80° air temperature on the pool deck YEAR ROUND.

Alondra Aquatic Center, Lawndale
Swimming Pool

Annenberg Community Beach House, Santa Monica
Swimming Pool

Water Parks, Splash Pads, & Pools to cool off
Water Parks
Knott’s Soak City U.S.A., Buena Park
Knott’s Soak City is a seasonal water park

Six Flags Hurricane Harbor, Valencia
Open June to September, this water park boasts steep slides, a lazy river, wave pool & kids’ area.

Great Wolf Lodge, Anaheim
Great Wolf Lodge is the largest family of indoor water parks with hotels.

Buccaneer Bay at La Mirada Regional Aquatics Center, La Mirada
Aquatics complex with 2 year-round pools & a summer water park with slides, lazy river & more.

Raging Waters,  San Dimas
Large, popular water park with dozens of slides & attractions, plus an area for tots & a sand beach.

Legoland Water Park, Carlsbad
Slide, splash and build your way to fun at LEGOLAND Water Park near San Diego. Plan now to soak up tons of fun with out water park rides and attractions!

Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel and Water Playground
Kids of all ages will enjoy Castaway Cove, a pirate-themed, water playground with slides, water cannons, toddler wading pool, super drench bucket and large Hot Tub Spa. Don’t miss the Garden Pool, a separated secluded area for swimming, relaxing or getting that California tan.

Local Beaches
Let’s not forget all of our beautiful local beaches from Manhattan Beach to Palos Verdes!  Need something a little more controlled and with trained lifeguard supervision.  Then check out Seaside Lagoon in Redondo Beach! Open from Memorial Day to Labor Day

Seaside Lagoon, Redondo Beach
The large saltwater lagoon, offers trained lifeguard supervision. Besides swimming, the Lagoon offers a large sand area for sunbathing, children’s play equipment, snack bar facilities provided by Ruby’s Restaurant , and volleyball courts. There is also a grassed area and luau shelter for day and evening events.

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