Everyone needs to unwind once in a while. People might want to take a small trip with a friend or with their family, to relax and have fun.
You might want to go on a cheap and fun trip with your children.
Well, why not choose a waterpark? Filled with waterslides, pools, and even relaxing saunas, Kristall Palm Beach is the perfect destination for a fun and adrenaline-filled getaway.
A clean, hygienic, and fun-filled waterpark with various attractions that cater to the needs of both adults and kids at the same time is the perfect solution.
You can also check out a guide to Krka Waterfalls.
Kristall Palm Beach
Kristall Palm Beach is located in Stein, Bavaria in Germany. The exact address is Albertus-Magnus-Straße 29, 90547 Stein, Germany.
Kristall Palm Beach is usually open throughout the year, even during Sundays and public holidays.
The general water timings for Kristall Palm Beach are as follows:
From Monday to Thursday, Kristall Palm Beach opens at 9 o’clock in the morning and closes only at 10 o’clock at night.
The timings are the same on a Sunday as well (i.e. 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.).
On Friday and Saturday, Kristall Palm Beach’s general timings are from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
There is also the option for an early swim on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, which starts at 8 am.
When you will look at the timings for the “World of Slides“, there are variations. There are two main groups of slides, namely “Future World” and “Space Center“.
The timings for Future World and Space Center are as follows:
Space Center is open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. from Monday to Thursday and it is the same on Sunday as well. On Friday, Saturday, public holidays, and during the Bavarian holidays it is open from 10 a.m. to 9p.m
Future World is open from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. from Monday to Thursday. On Sundays, it opens at 10 a.m. and closes at 8 p.m.
On Fridays, it opens at 12 p.m. and closes at 9 p.m. On Saturdays, public holidays, and during the Bavarian holidays, it is open from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
1. Rides And Water slides
Kristall Palm Beach is known for its exhilarating rides and water-themed slides. There are water slides catering to all thrill seekers.
There are slides and rides that are easy, medium, and difficult based on the adrenaline rush you get from them.
There are fast-paced rides as well as mellow and relaxing ones. Kristall palm beach has slides and rides covering a range of more than 1.5 kilometers.
Let us look at some of the famous rides and water slides.
Space Race: In this ride, at the same time, you and your opponent slide off; you can see your rival because the two tubes meet halfway. On a screen, it is possible to see the second who crossed the finish line first. There alhaveso displayed the times of the fastest astronaut of the day and fastest racer of all time.
The Slide Saturn: The channel of Saturn is long, varied, and filled with a lot of water. As a result, hoops, double hoops, or triple hoops can be used to start the way down. On the way, the narrow and wide sections are influenced by numerous LED light effects and space optics.
Double Loop Pegasus: The glass cabin’s flap traverses a 5-meter-long piece of glass after opening. After this, there is a 14-meter drop to the first loop and a final speed of about 70 kilometers per hour.
Stargate: There are three parallel race slides in Stargate, some of which are linked to one another. You can slide through a water wall and two dome lights with space themes.
There are a lot of other water slides named Transformers, Supernova, Explorers, and so on.
2. The Children’s Area (Family Area)
There is a children’s pool with various attractions at Kristall Palm Beach. There are swimming lessons provided as courses for all ages.
Water Wings are also provided for free in case you have forgotten to pack them for your kids.
There is also a trampoline facility and the pools are kids-friendly and are great fun.
3. Wave Pool and Laser Show
There is also a Wave Pool and Whirlpools available at the water park. Waves increasing in magnitude every 5 minutes or so is a famous attraction that interests both adults and kids.
If you visit Palm Beach between October and March, make sure to check out the laser show that is there. It is worth the hype.
4. The Swimming Pools
If you enjoy being physically active in the water, the 25-meter sports pool at the water park is the right place for you.
There are 5 lanes, where you can swim, play, and dive. There is no shortage of diving boards as there are one-meter diving boards as well as a three-meter tower.
5. Games and Sports
There are activities for everyone at the Kristall Palm Beach.
Even if you’ are not like most thrill seekers, you can still have a good time playing table tennis or badminton.
Racquets and balls can be taken for hire.
6. The Lazy River
The Lazy River can provide a relaxing experience as well as a challenging one. One can float along it laying back and relaxing.
On the other side, if you try and swim against the flow of the river, it can be a tiring affair.
There is also an outdoor pool with thermal baths and also in the sauna area, there is an alpine lake.
7. The Crystal Thermal Baths
There is high-quality thermal water in the thermal baths, which has been enriched with minerals from the earth’s core for thousands of years.
Every year, the precious water provides body and soul healing to plenty of guests. The aroma steam bath (45 °C) and the infrared amethyst lounge are all great places to unwind.
Through thermal drilling in Stein, the well-known thermal water deposits in the Nuremberg/Furth region were developed for the first time for specific use in a thermal bath.
There is also free water aerobics, which takes place several times a day in the warm mountain crystal pool, which helps in actively contributing to maintaining your health.
8. Saunas and Steam Room
There are both Indoor and Outdoor Saunas at the Kristall Palm Beach. You will find a sauna area in an original Egyptian-oriental design in the Indoor part.
This includes infrared cabins and a Cleopatra Floating Pool.
The Outdoor Sauna world also has a good landscape and scenery. There are different varieties of steam rooms like Hemp Steam rooms, Lemon Sauna,s and so on.
There is also a Glacial Ice Cabin where the temperatures go down to up to -4 degree celsius.
8.1. Rules in The Saunas
- Avoid making noise or causing trouble and show consideration for other guests.
- In the entire sauna paradise, phones are not allowed. Mobile phones should be turned off and placed in the safe deposit box with your belongings.
- One should follow the house and bathing rules, and contact the Sauna staff if you have any doubts. They have a very professional service and would be willing to help you with any queries that you might have.
9. Food and Restaurants
The self-service counter offers daily freshly prepared meals.
There is a broad range of delicious classics like schnitzel with fries, chicken breast schnitzel, pasta dishes, and salad plates.
Vegetarian and gluten-free options are also available. Drinks are self-serve and are also available on tap.
There is a Wave Restaurant nearby the Wave pool which serves hearty food and has a great ambiance.
There are thousands of reviews for Kristall Palm Beach on various platforms.
On average they have an above 4-star rating across different websites like Expedia and Trip Advisor. You can check out some of the reviews at TripAdvisor as well.
Most reviews suggest it as a good getaway with your family where you can have a good time.
Some reviews talk about how the place was heavily crowded and this was a drawback for them.
People talk about the price as being apt and feel that it is worth paying such an amount.
Another negative is that there is no overnight stay provided at palm beach. This makes one turn to hotels if they do not prefer traveling at night.