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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with free water park access and free airport shuttle


This family-friendly Grand Rapids hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Woodland Mall, Calvin College Ecosystem Preserve, and Calvin College. Patterson Ice Center is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) away.

Hotel Features

Along with free water park access, this hotel has a restaurant and an indoor pool. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free airport shuttle are also provided. Additionally, a fitness center, a bar/lounge, and a spa tub are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 181 rooms offer free WiFi, room service, and LCD TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find coffee makers, hair dryers, and safes.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a complimentary water park, Ramada Plaza Grand Rapids features a waterslide and an indoor pool. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access.

Business-related amenities at this 3-star property consist of a business center and meeting rooms. This family-friendly hotel also offers a spa tub, a fitness center, and an arcade/game room. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary to guests (available on request). Complimentary self parking is available on site.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Total number of rooms - 181 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free water park access 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 2 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Free self parking 
  • Long-term parking (surcharge) 
  • Spa tub 
  • Waterslide 
  • Indoor pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Water park access (complimentary)  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Waterslide  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Arcade/game room  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Long-term parking (surcharge), Free self parking, RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Climate control 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge between 6:30 AM and 10 AM on weekdays.

Old Chicago - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a complimentary water park, a waterslide, and a fitness center.


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel 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.

No cribs (infant beds) available

Wristbands are required for admission to Castaway Bay, the hotel's pool and waterslide area. Guestrooms include 4 wristbands, and 2-room suites include 6 wristbands. Additional wristbands are $15 each (based on availability at the hotel). Waterslide hours vary and are subject to change.


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We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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