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Address: 5224 East Indiana Beach Road, On Lake Shafer, Monticello, IN 47960
Phone Number: 574-583-4141
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Description: Today, Indiana Beach is home to six roller coasters. Of them, three are...
Today, Indiana Beach is home to six roller coasters. Of them, three are wooden roller coasters, including the world-famous Cornball Express, voted the #1 Wooden Coaster in the world by Theme Park Critic in 2002! In addition, Indiana Beach is home to Indiana's 1st custom steel coaster, Steel Hawg. Through all its new attractions, new slogans, and new guests, Indiana Beach never forgot its place as a classic facility filled with classic attractions. Whether it’s getting’ their fannies riding on a coaster, relaxing in the summer sun, or dancing & dining with family & friends, generations have enjoyed all that Indiana Beach has to offer including 0ver 100 accommodations. With plans for tomorrow blossoming every day, exciting changes every season, and a continued commitment to quality, there are no limits in sight for Indiana Beach’s future. From a cornfield that a horse and cart turned into a beach swimming area to the largest amusement & vacation playground in the state of Indiana, from its humble beginnings as Ideal Beach to its undying popularity in the hearts of guests of all ages and generations, Indiana Beach has come to represent that there truly is “more than corn in Indiana...”
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Going downhill fast

This was our third year of going to Indiana Beach. We stayed in a one of the little houses, then a cabin and this year a room in the hotel. We loved the prevous 2 years... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

This was our third year of going to Indiana Beach. We stayed in a one of the little houses, then a cabin and this year a room in the hotel. We loved the prevous 2 years. However, this year the hotel room was horrible for $120 per night (plus taxes). The pillows had been washed so much they were like... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

It was "the" place to go 20 years ago!! Cheap eats, cheap admission and great rides! Now it's falling apart and rides are breaking down. Very sad to see the change.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

we will never go back! half of the rides were broken or only 1/2 working. we waited in long lines to be greatly disappointed! total waste of time and money. and the staff was terrible. one staff member yelled to someone to feed their baby to shut it up when the baby was crying!!!! as a mother of two i... More 

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Dyer, IN
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

We just returned from a couple of days at Indiana Beach. We have been going there and staying there since my kids were little and now are going with them and their kids. It is not as good as it was back in the day but I feel that a lot of the reviews on here are to harsh. I'll... More 

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Fishers, Indiana
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

I go there at least 1 a year and my family loves it it's really pretty at night and has amazing food I love the feeling of when your stomach drops there are a lot of rides when your stomach drops and the tacos are so good there is always a really Line they are known for there tacos

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London, Ohio
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

We spent one day here with 2,6,16,17 year olds and is parents. We all had a great time! We went to Caseys and got a coupon for $13 off each person and that made the price very reasonable! It's not as big or good as Kings Island or Cedar Point but that was ok with us! Would recommend!

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Berrien Springs, Michigan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Surprised my kids with a trip down there just this last Saturday (July 25, 2015). Should have eaten on way down and didn't. Stopped at "Noble Romans" pizza in the park. It was filthy and took an hour to get two pizzas and soda. Proceeded to the water park and the 'bath house' looked like a horror film. Disgustingly dirty,... More 

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Monticello, Indiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

A Corporate World's management style has definetly changed some of the aspects of our beloved Indiana Beach. Prices are up, but a POP could be purchased for $12.00 each. The $10.00 re-fill able drink containers were a hit. The private vendors seem to have disappeared. Just took my grandchildren there on a warm summer Wednesday evening. There were no crowds,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

The first time I zip lined was across lake Shafer, it was amazing. Rode the Viper, that is one amazing thrill ride. Must go down the big black water slides on a tube, it's like Bob sledding on water. Also, don't forget to feed the fish.

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Chicago, IL
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

One word sums this entire area up: Garbage. Tripadvisor is making me lengthen my review. This park/campground/city is just gross. I loveeee a cheap, budget weekend away but this was below the lowest standards. The people are just trash. It is NOT what it was when I was a kid. Im suprised i didnt get some weird infection after walking... More 

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Address: 5224 East Indiana Beach Road, On Lake Shafer, Monticello, IN 47960
Phone Number: 574-583-4141
Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Monticello

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