With several thrill rides, roller coasters, and water attractions, Kings Island is an amusement and waterpark fit for royalty, and is the biggest of its kind in the midwest. For affordable accommodations, a vacation rental near Kings Island offers the quiet privacy and retreat of home after an adrenaline-filled day.
Ride the Roller Coasters
If you're up for an exhilarating experience, Kings Island offers twelve roller coasters. Diamondback jolts with its steep plummets, while the Beast scares with its slow build-up.
Splash Away at Soak City
Different pools, tubes, and slides fill this fun waterpark. Thrill seekers will love racing down Tropical Plunge, while more relaxed visitors can chill by the waterfall at Coconut Cove.
Catch a Show
Kings Island has live performances for the whole family. Waiting for a show to start? Head over to your vacation rental to relax before the performance.
You aren't allowed to bring food, drinks, or coolers into the park unless you have specific dietary needs, such as allergies. However, the park offers several dining options.
If you don't feel like eating out, you could head back to your vacation rental's kitchen to prepare a meal. Just make sure to have your hand stamped after leaving the park and to keep your parking receipt.
Parking and Security
You can opt for regular parking, or preferred parking if you pay a bit more. Please note that all forms of bags are examined before you enter.
Height Requirements and Kids' Activities
For the thrill rides and roller coasters, the absolute minimum height requirement is 48 inches, though some rides have a minimum of 52 and 54 inches. Family rides' height requirements range from 36 to 48 inches.
Some family rides don't have any restrictions. In the kids' area, children shorter than or just at the mandatory height must be accompanied by an adult.