Make a splash with perfect 84° weather year-round at Cascades Indoor Waterpark!

Cascades Indoor Waterpark provides activities for all ages and swimming abilities. And, it’s the first Indoor Waterpark in the Finger Lakes Region, New York! The Waterpark is attached to Hope Lake Lodge, a luxurious “Green” Hotel located in Cortland with panoramic views in every direction.

The whole family will find something to love at the indoor waterpark. A summary of our attractions is listed below.

A birds-eye view of the Indoor Waterpark and the Wave Pool

The pool features at Cascades Indoor Waterpark are open by reservation!
These include:
Wave Pool, Outdoor Pool, Small Indoor Pool and the Kiddie Pool only.
Slides, Hot Tubs & Splash features remain closed at this time due to NYS COVID-19 Regulations

(private hot tub rentals available in 1h 15m sessions for $125 during 12:30-3:30p & 4-7p Waterpark sessions)



Click here to view Hours of Operation

Advanced tickets will be sold for three hour time periods. $19 ticket special valid until further notice (+8% resort fee).

Tickets may be purchased here or by calling 855-950-7233.

The area will be vacated between time periods so our Clean Team can clean and sanitize before the next group of guests is allowed into the pool areas.

Upon arriving at the entrance all guests will have their temperatures taken and recorded.  Any guest with a temperature of 100.4 degrees or higher will be asked to return at another time.  Arrangements will be made for a return visit.

Social distancing and face covering protocol will be in effect.  Face mask are not required when guests are in the pools but should be worn when walking around the public space and 6′ of distancing cannot be maintained.  When seated at the Edgewater Café face coverings are not required.  Please sit with guests that you arrived with.

Current Open Water Features:

  • Modern wave pool technology
  • Large Outdoor Pool
  • Small Indoor Pool
  • Kiddie Pool


Cascades Indoor Waterpark maintains a maximum occupancy in order to provide a safe recreational experience for you and your family and does sell out during busy weekends and holiday periods.

Currently advanced  reservations must be made  prior to your visit to help us monitor occupancy and help ensure entry.  Purchase passes online or give us a call at 1-855-950-7233 to set up your reservation today!

Daily Lockers
Daily lockers are available for rent in Starlight Arcade – ask a staff member upon checking in to the Waterpark!

Hungry? Visit the Edgewater Café located within the waterpark. Edgewater Café offers an array of delicious meals and snacks as well as a selection of adult beverages for those of age. Not satisfied? Located in the lobby of Hope Lake Lodge is the Acorn Grill. This is a family friendly sit-down environment to make sure your hunger is fulfilled. With this being said, please note that no outside food or beverage is allowed in the waterpark.

For more information or to make a reservation, please call 855- 950-7233.

Here at Cascades Indoor Waterpark, we encourage guests of all abilities to join us in the family fun. Information about the ease of access to the indoor waterpark can be found on the New York State Inclusive Recreation Resource Center at

Starlight Arcade (Re-opening date TBD)
Starlight Arcade has a fun-filled environment that is great for children of all ages. We welcome you with a total of 38 games and countless rewarding prizes as well as our recently added card system! Starlight Arcade is a fun and exciting place to come after a long day at the waterpark or on the road.

The Starlight Arcade features more than 35 games including skeeball, Dance Dance Revolution, Basketball, Deal or No Deal, The Claw and more.

Midweek Non-Holiday Operations
Cascades Indoor Waterpark is able to offer enjoyable experiences for you and your family and friends mid-week by operating features on a rotational basis. Daily promotional prices are available for visits during these non-holiday periods. The Waterpark will be fully operational on weekends & during holiday periods