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Santa's Lodge

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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good19%
  • Average26%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible20%
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“room was clean”(31 reviews)
“outdoor pool”(19 reviews)
“christmas decor”(8 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is not much to choose from when you are staying near the park, so they kind of have you. Hotel shows wear and is just basic at best. Probably the best thing about it was plenty of towels. If I had to do over,...More

Thank RaymondABaker
Response from SantasGM, General Manager at Santa's LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Trip Advisor Reviewer, Thank you for your review and feedback. We apologize about the issue with our WiFi you experienced while here due to the power outage. We appreciate you taking the time to give us feedback so we can work on improving! Sincerely,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I along with another couple stayed here one night since we were going to Holiday World. I agree with some of the other reviews. The rooms could use a little updating and maintenance needs to be more diligent. The water in our...More

1  Thank kacee1980
Response from SantasGM, General Manager at Santa's LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Trip Advisor Reviewer, Thank you for your review and feedback. We are happy to hear you found your bed to be comfortable, the staff friendly, and the hotel clean. We appreciate you letting us know about the maintenance concerns. As an older property, we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My grandson and I stayed at Santa's Lodge for 2 nights for our first trip to Holiday World. Although the staff was very friendly, it was very outdated and could use better housekeeping. I felt it was overpriced for what it had to offer. I...More

Thank acolle763764
Response from SantasGM, General Manager at Santa's LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Trip Advisor Reviewer, Thank you for your review and feedback. We appreciate you letting us know the staff was very friendly, and also your concerns. Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback so we can work on improving. Sincerely, Managment

Reviewed 1 week ago

Let's be honest. If you're staying here you aren't expecting anything great. Chances are you're visiting Holiday World and looking for somewhere to sleep. Yes, this is the most convenient location. You really won't find anything else worth saying about it. It definitely isn't worth...More

1  Thank GottaSeeItAll
Response from SantasGM, General Manager at Santa's LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Trip Advisor Reviewever, Thank you for your review and feedback. We appreciate you letting us know about your stay and concerns so we can work on improving! Sincerely, Management

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed 3 nights here, mainly because it was a last minute get away and Santa's Cottages and the Lakeside Resort were booked. The room was just OK. The AC had trouble getting the room as cool as we liked, but managed. One night my...More

1  Thank Dan S
Response from SantasGM, General Manager at Santa's LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Trip Advisor Reviewer, Thank you for your review and feedback. We apologize your stay was not satisfactory and we appreciate you taking the time to give us feedback so we can work on improving. Sincerely, Management

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$77 - US$163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$77 - US$163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room & Suite (38)
Pool & Beach (7)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (5)
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MrsMcCann1010
29 July 2018|
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Response from SantasGM | Property representative |
Hello! Feel free to visit Holiday World and Splashin' Safari's website to view the age guides for travelers! There will definitely be some activities she could take part in, but that will give you a little more guidance on... More
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Swerky
14 January 2018|
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Response from Candicemarks | Reviewed this property |
72 hours for a full refund.
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aprilberkebile
16 July 2017|
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Response from Christina O | Reviewed this property |
Is this for Santa's Lodge you just need your clothes. For Holiday World bring towels and swimsuits. Good shoes and lots of energy. I don't believe you can bring food in to the park.
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"first floor is great for hearing all the people in the room above you"
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"get close to the office. there could be a lot of walking depending on where your room is"
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"If you like a very firm bed then go for a King. The queen beds are pillow top."
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"Rooms are very small, old and outdated. The beds are not comfortable."
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