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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly resort with water park and outdoor pool



This family-friendly Arnolds Park resort is located on a lake, within 3 mi (5 km) of Arnolds Park, Ranch Okoboji and Higgins Museum. Emerald Hills Golf Course and Brooks Golf Club are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Resort Features

This smoke-free resort features a water park, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a swim-up bar, a lazy river, and a 24-hour business center are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 144 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include balconies or patios, ironing boards, and free toiletries. Limited housekeeping is available.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a water park, Bridges Bay Resort features a lazy river and a waterslide. A swim-up bar is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. This 3.5-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center.

Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. This family-friendly resort also offers an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and barbecue grills. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Bridges Bay Resort is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Total number of rooms - 144 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Lazy river 
  • Waterslide 
  • Water park 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Picnic area 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Free self parking 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Year Built 2007 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Swim-up bar 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Lazy river  
  • Waterslide  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Playground on site  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Balcony or patio 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Limited housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Bracco Waterfront Grill - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the resort include a water park, a lazy river, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Playground on site 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 5 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

Please note that during the off season guests can access the water park Friday through Sunday.
Each room includes 2 waterpark/pool passes valid for the entire stay (during waterpark hours). Additional passes are available for a fee. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets stay free
  • Dogs and cats only
  • 1 per room (up to 50 lb)
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions

No cribs (infant beds) available

Pets allowed (no fees)


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD $11.00 per night
  • Facilities fee: USD 10 per person, per day and includes use of:
- Water park
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Bay Bridges Resort
  • Bridges Bay
  • Bridges Bay Arnolds Park
  • Bridges Bay Resort
  • Bridges Bay Resort Arnolds Park

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Water Park Promotion

Book a stay in any room or rate category and receive 2 waterpark/pool passes per room, valid for the entire stay (during waterpark hours).

Additional passes are available for a fee. Full details at check-in. Taxes and gratuity may not be included. Other restrictions may apply.

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