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Santa's Lodge

91 W. Christmas Blvd., Santa Claus, IN 47579
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Santa's Lodge
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

We had a great time! We visited there Dec 13-15th 2013. Stayed at the Lodge. Rooms were clean. Yes they need to be updated but, they were fine. It would be great if all the rooms were in some kind of Christmas theme. The St Nick's Restaurant was very nice. We enjoyed the Breakfast buffet, the food was really good.... More

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Andy H, Front Office Manager at Santa's Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review! I am so glad you enjoyed your stay! Our policy is to have music playing in the lobby and restaurant all year long with a special emphasis on Christmas music from Thanksgiving until mid January. Unfortunately, sometimes the CD's get stuck and we don't notice it until it is too... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013 via mobile

We purchased the Christmas special from Groupon. We thought it would be a great way to kick start our winter break for our kids, ages 8 & 5. It was a cute hotel very close to holiday world. The decor was very nice and screamed Christmas! The staff was friendly and our rooms were clean. Santa and Mrs. Claus came... More

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Andy H, Front Office Manager at Santa's Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing your experience you had with Santa's Lodge with others here on Trip Advisor. The fact that you mention that the visit with Santa was so special means a lot to us! Our goal is to fill each guest with the warmth of Christmas joy no matter what time of year, but especially so during... More

Hurricane, West Virginia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

The rooms are small and nothing fancy, but this is a very friendly place to stay! A friend and I stayed here on a trip and can't wait to return with our families. Just seeing the decorations helps out you in the Christmas spirit! The staff were extremely friendly, unlike some huge corporation with tons of $$$... the staff here... More

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Andy H, Front Office Manager at Santa's Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for writing a review! We really appreciate the honest feedback that tells us what we are doing right! We are so glad you have already decided to return for a visit. I wanted to extend the invitation further as there is so much to do during the summer as well, with Holiday World, Lincoln's Boyhood Memorial... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

Our stay was great no complaints. The lodge was very nice for families. The staff was wonderful, they were very nice and helpful. I would recommend a trip to Santa's lodge. St nicks had good food, kid friendly and good tasting.

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Andy H, Front Office Manager at Santa's Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a great review! We hope you come to visit again soon! More

Conneaut, Ohio
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

WOW.... What a wonderful place Santa's Lodge is. I booked a spontaneous trip to Santa Claus Indian to help my children and I get into the Christmas Spirit and that we did. The staff at the Hotel are just beyond wonderful Andy made my children as many others feel right at home talking to them on there level. Every time... More

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Andy H, Front Office Manager at Santa's Lodge, responded to this review

We are so glad we were able to ignite the spark of Christmas spirit! It is my personal joy to bring smiles to the faces of visiting families. Yours was no exception! We hope you consider a visit during the summer to go to Holiday World and Splashin' Safari or during the fall for our Fall-O-Weekends events at Santa's Stables,... More

Lebo
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44 reviews 44 reviews
25 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

Not gonna' lie...I was concerned based on previous reviews. I need a one night stay for a motorcoach group in Santa Claus...and there are was not any other choice. I called and talked to Larry and expressed my concerns. He told me that he had just assumed GM duties and was committed to turning the facility around. He gave me... More

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Andy H, Front Office Manager at Santa's Lodge, responded to this review

Hello! We are so glad that you gave us the opportunity to host your group! I had lots of fun interacting with everyone and making sure everyone was taken care of. I will be sure to pass on your praises to the staff and Larry. I want to thank you for your honest review. We are planning some updates in... More

Overbrook, Kansas, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

A lovely hotel in the middle of nowhere. It is a great little town. With great History. the hotel staff bent over backwards to see we had a great stay. there were 54 of us and the bags were brought in and put by our doors. The breakfast was awesome, plenty of seating . everyone was pleasant and accommodating. they... More

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Andy H, Front Office Manager at Santa's Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your glowing review! We were so happy to host your group and I hope you had fun finding your way through the mystery tour! Merry Christmas! Andy More

Louisville, Kentucky
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

We were part of a group of 50 quilters from Borden, In. We, my sister and I, were there from Friday to Sunday to quilt with our friends. We gathered in the Celebration Room which was well lighted, set up with enough large tables for our machines, and enough electrical power for all of our lighting, etc. The staff was... More

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Andy H, Front Office Manager at Santa's Lodge, responded to this review

I would like to thank you for taking the time to write such a courteous review! We loved having each of the quilters here and hope that you folks come back sooner than next year! It's never a bad time to get together and quilt after all! Andy More

Ferdinand, Indiana, United States
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

Everything was great for our retreat. The room we sewed is was spacious and clean. The hotel did a great job keeping drinks and the stuff available. Larry was SUPER!! He was very friendly and attentive to our needs. The food I had was very good. The waitress's and service was also good. Great weekend. Mattress in in rooms could... More

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Andy H, Front Office Manager at Santa's Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for writing such a great review! I am glad that you found the Celebration Room (our convention room) to be spacious and clean. I am also glad you enjoyed the food from our restaurant, St. Nicks. We had such fun having you quilters here and look forward to seeing you again soon! More

Palmyra, Indiana
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

Large meeting room with excellent light. Service was great. Management came to check on us frequently to see if there was anything we needed and to tell us the menus in their restaurant. Beds were the best I have slept in in a hotel. Can really get you into the Christmas spirit with all the Christmas decor. When can we... More

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Larry M, General Manager at Santa's Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the wonderful comment. It was my pleasure to check on your group, and offer the specials of the day that we were serving at St. Nick's Restaurant. I look forward to your group coming again next year. More

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Additional Information about Santa's Lodge

Also Known As:
Santa`s Hotel
Santa`s Hotel Santa Claus
Santas Hotel Santa Claus
Lodge Santas
Santas Santa Claus
Address: 91 W. Christmas Blvd., Santa Claus, IN 47579
Location: United States > Indiana > Santa Claus
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 hotels in Santa Claus
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Everyday is a Holiday when you stay at Santa’s Lodge. You’ll be welcomed at Santa’s Lodge with a vaulted lobby soaring 37 feet into the Southern Indiana skyline. The hand-hewn timbers are actually from the barn that stood on this same site in 1883. The beautiful cedar and oak wood creates a natural setting for our antique Christmas decorations including our Canadian horse-drawn sleigh! Our year-round Christmas décor and lodge setting will surround you with a sense of warmth and pleasure through our 170 guestrooms and suites.Located about a half mile away, we are the closest hotel to Holiday World and Splashin' Safari, home to three world class roller coasters and the number 2 water park in the world! We have a putt-putt mini golf course and arcade right across the street at Frosty's Fun Center. Our shelter house is located right next to the playground for a great picnic opportunity. Take time in the morning to relax on our deck overlooking the lake while eating breakfast from St. Nick's Restaurant.Our Family suites allow the parents to have a little privacy while vacationing with the kids in addition to giving you a little leg room to relax and spend quality time together. ... more   less 

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