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Santa's Lakeside Cottages

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1405 W Christmas Blvd, Santa Claus, IN 47579
Santa's Lakeside Cottages
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Santas Lakeside Cottages was not only a place to stay while we visited Holiday World, it was a total EXPERIENCE! We are not a camping/outdoorsy family, but we sure had plenty of help becoming one the last few days! The cabin was exactly as described, but better! In addition, we had a private patio with table/chairs, firepit, and hammock. We... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very clean & everything we needed. Pool, playground, fishing, fire pit, hammock, etc. The owners were super nice & we saw them multiple times a day while we were bbqing, swimming, to see if we needed anything. Cooked our own breakfast every morning & bbq'd every night. This will definitely be the place to stay next time.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our third year in a row staying at Santa's Lakeside Cottages. This year we stayed in a one bedroom (24B). It was just as nice as the others. I can't say enough good things about this resort! It is a fantastic time each year when we go and it feels like home. The staff does a great job... More 

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Upstate New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just finishing our 2nd and last night at Santa's cottages....sad to be leaving tomorrow. We came to Santa Claus for Holiday World, and had an amazing time there......however, I am a bit sad we couldn't spend more time here at this beautiful cottage and resort. Everything is spotless clean, bathroom is large, furnishings are very "Adirondack" with lots of pine... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Santa's Cottages is a great place to stay if you are needing a place to stay near Santa Clause, Indiana. The cottage was clean and well kept. It is a little on the cozy (small) side for 9 people but as long as the weather is nice they have plenty to do on the grounds. They have a couple of... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were very impressed with our cottage (#2 Pine Tree). The interior was so nice and decorated so cute. They did NOT use cheap materials to build these cottages. The back deck above the lake was a great hit with our two boys ages 9 & 11. They fished all day from it. The BBQ grill and fire pit were... More 

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Springfield, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can not say enough about this place. We have been staying here for 5 years. The first year we were hooked. We usually stay 3 nights while visiting Holiday World. We stayed in #4 Fir Tree and it was great for fishing! We caught quite a few large mouth bass during our stay. We take full advantage of the... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very satisfied with our cottages and the amenities at Santa's cottages. Took ad- vantage of the fishing, grills, firebowl, pool, playground, cornhole game, hammocks, free dvd's, etc. Would definitely stay here again.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We reserved with Santa's Cottages a year in advance after a terrible experience with another organization within the community, this brought true meaning to the statement the best comes to those who wait! We can not say enough wonderful things about this organization; family owned, operated, hard working, goal oriented, and overall made our family feel like we were part... More 

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Nixa, Missouri
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved our stay! The cottages were spacious with comfy beds & all the things we needed. The owners were very nice and accommodating. We were there for a family reunion along with about 30 others. We were all in agreement that we could not have found a better place. Our little ones loved the fishing (& so did our... More 

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