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Santa's Candy Castle

15499 North State Road 245, Santa Claus, IN 47579
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Ranked #8 of 16 attractions in Santa Claus
Type: Amusement/ Theme Parks
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Tupelo, Mississippi
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

Be sure to stop in for a Frozen Hot Chocolate after a long day at Holiday World! We really enjoyed it. They also offer homemade fudges and candies, along with a ton of other candy selections. Children will enjoy Santa's Candy Castle.

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Covington, KY
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102 attraction reviews
161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

The focus in July is on their homemade fudge, frozen hot chocolate, and candies from the past. Don't expect Christmas candy this time of year. I'll admit I was expecting it and was a little disappointed there was none. After all, we were celebrating Christmas in July! The selection of old time candy was pretty big, though, and I was... More

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Jonesboro, Arkansas
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133 reviews 133 reviews
56 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We stopped by the castle on May, so it wasn't exactly the height of the x-mas season. It was still fun. They have homemade fudge and candy. They also have a number of novelty items for sale (my favorite was the Christmas Story section). It was fun to drink hot cocoa and walk around. They have about two dozen types... More

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Schnellville, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

Santa's Candy Castle is in my opinion is by far the greatest place. We love going there. Living only 30 minutes away helps also. If we have out of town guests & the castle is open, we take them down. You MUST go on a sat-nite in dec for the chestnut roast. It's done over an open fire like in... More

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Hurricane, West Virginia
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48 reviews 48 reviews
9 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

First off, if you are expecting some massive castle full of candy - don't bother. This place is more of a castle in the backyard. It's absolutely adorable and is a lot of fun! You walk in and see a some regular branded candy such as jelly belly beans, pez candies, and so forth. Then you will see holiday hats... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

Our family traveled to Santa Claus from KY to see this great light display, fun town, and wonderful Candy Castle, but we were disappointed. The only good part of the trip was the lights at Rudolph Lake Campground. We were highly disappointed in the Candy Castle. Yes, the outside looks somewhat like a castle, but nothing fabulous. We actually thought... More

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Santas_Candy_Castle, Manager at Santa's Candy Castle, responded to this review

We are very sorry that your visit did not meet your expectations. Although the historic castle isn't a huge all-day attraction, we do truly strive to make each and every guest's visit an enjoyable one. The castle is a quaint (ie, not huge) Depression-era attraction that was recently restored, so we are certainly not the world's largest candy shop. However,... More

Fort Wayne
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55 reviews 55 reviews
18 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

Santa's Candy Castle wasn't what we expected. Not much candy! It was interesting and we made the best of it, but as a stand alone attraction...not much there. We did buy some candy while there. I did not care for the candy, but my son did...guess it is a matter of taste.

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morton, illinois
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67 reviews 67 reviews
18 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

The name of the place is Santa's Candy Castle. Only the castle part is accurate. Wife and I walked in and out in 10 minutes. Would have taken less, but there were some people in the way. They have very little candy and even less of it that pertains to Christmas. For example, we didn't see a single candy cane... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Great selection on taffy, fudge and flavored popcorn! Very inexpensive. The frozen hot chocolate is GREAT!! They let me daughter make snow which she loved!! Great place :) will defiantly be back next year!!

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Nashville, Tennessee
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115 reviews 115 reviews
23 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Santa's Candy Castle was neat, but not what I expected at all. The building is interesting looking on the outside, but I expected there would be more candy than what was there. They have things like Pez and other random things and gift items. They do have some homemade candy available to purchase, in which I bought some of their... More

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