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Fillenwarth Beach

87 Lakeshore Drive, PO Box 536, Arnolds Park, IA 51331
Fillenwarth Beach
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

when we first went to fillenwarth Beach the kids were seven and nine this year we're going back again for the 17th consecutive year. Now the kids have their own rooms I get the grand kids. Everything included from morning coffee fruit and paper to arts and crafts. Family cruises with family and adult beverages. There is always something to... More 

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Coon Rapids, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

We've been coming to Fillenwarth Beach for three years, 2015 will be our fourth year. We have always enjoyed clean rooms on the daily and the staff is very attentive. The beer tasting and the lake cruise are included (amongst other activities) and they never disappoint. The location is central to most of the local establishments as well. Thanks Julie... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Wow! We had heard a lot about Filenwarth but it still exceeded our expectations! Great for all ages and fun for all ages, especially the daily cruises. The staff of this family owned resort are what make it memorable. Everyone voted to have reunion back here next year! I highly recommend it!

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Lawrence, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Last year, I said that even though we loved staying in "our" cabin, we were going to look at the apartments on the water. Well, we did more than look, we stayed in a Chateau unit on the Main Beach. We liked it so much we reserved it for next year. While we entered our unit at street level, at... More 

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Warrenville, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

The staff is wonderful. There is so much for the entire family to do. The location is absolutely perfect. I cannot say enough about this destination. The kids were able to water ski every day. If you get a chance, jump on the sail boat for a ride and then relax on a family cruise.

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South Bend, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We've made the trip to Okoboji every year for the last 20, and all but the first few have been to Fillenwarth. It's synonymous with Okoboji and summer for our family. The accommodations are tight, but you don't spend that much time inside, even with bad weather. The staff are always friendly, courteous and helpful. Activities for all ages are... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014 via mobile

The location is perfect. The included activities are a bonus. It is old fashion excellent relaxing family fun. We couldn't have asked for a better value. If you want to be local and in the heart of it this is the ace to be

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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We have been to Fillenwarth a couple years now. The resort is in the perfect location! It is within walking distance to restaurants, bars, the Emporium, and Arnold's Park (amusement park). We make multiple outings a day and get more than our fair share of food, sun, and exercise! We love that cruises, skiing lessons, and sailing are included in... More 

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Sioux City, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

If you are looking for a luxury resort complete with a spa and the standard exercise facilities, Fillenwarth Beach is not your place. However, there is so much to be had here. FB is your typical beach town resort with the look and feel of the places you've seen in the movies, those places with the quaint cottages set back... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Fillenwarth is a wonderful family resort. So many activities for the kids to do. Free boat rides, crafts, getting acquainted party! We go back every summer! Cabins are recently updated. Quick walk to emporium and Arnold's park. Great time

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