FRANKENMUTH, MI – April 4,2018 — U.S. News & World Report, a major digital news and information company, ranked Zehnder’s Splash Village and Waterpark as one of the top 30 water parks around the world. The ranking was published on March 29, 2018 in the publication’s travel section and syndicated to Yahoo! Finance.
“We are very honored to be selected as one of the top 30 water parks,” said Zehnder’s Chairman and CEO Al Zehnder. “Splash Village is an important asset for the city of Frankenmuth. We attract families, groups and other visitors to continue to grow year round tourism.”
Splash Village is the only waterpark in Michigan to offer two distinct family waterparks with over 50,000 square feet of aquatic adventures highlighted by Michigan’s only water park with a retractable roof. The water park offers raft rides, speed slides, a zero-entry pool and cabanas. It’s all connected to an arcade, outdoor pool and the 178-room Splash Village Hotel and restaurant. The original water park area that opened in 2005, is highlighted by a lazy river, whirlpool hot tub, 400-gallon dumping bucket, water geysers and sprays, a four-story tube slide, and the Elf Hollow Café.
U.S. News & World Report is a digital news and information company that empowers people to make better, more informed decisions about important issues affecting their lives. Focusing on Education, Health, Personal Finance, Travel, Cars and News, 30 million people each month visit for its expert analysis. U.S. News is widely known for its influential rankings and reports of Best Colleges and Best Hospitals. Learn more about the top 30 waterparks at @familytravel4um and also @USNewsTravel.
The Bavarian-theme town of Frankenmuth, 90 miles north of Detroit, is one of the state’s top tourist destinations with more than 3 million visitors each year. In addition to its 1,500 seat restaurant, Zehnder’s of Frankenmuth owns and operates Zehnder’s Splash Village Hotel and Waterpark, Zehnder’s retail marketplace, and the 18-hole championship golf course, The Fortress. Learn more about Zehnder’s at www.Zehnders.com, or call 800-863-7999, for central reservations for dining, golf, meetings and lodging.