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Best amusement park in this area!!

Super clean! Very fun for all ages. Great shows for the older people (check out the Dive... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lurfur1
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Louisville, Kentucky
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AMAZING EXPERIENCE

This has been my favorite place since I was a child! The park is always clean and the staff is... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Brenae Z
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Evansville, Indiana
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Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari are a family-owned theme park and water park combo located in Santa Claus, Indiana. Home of Thunderbird - America’s only launched wing roller coaster, Holiday World celebrates Christmas, Halloween, Thanksgiving and...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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452 E Christmas Blvd, Santa Claus, IN 47579-6152
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+1 812-937-4401
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super clean! Very fun for all ages. Great shows for the older people (check out the Dive! Show....phenomenal!!!) Water park superb. EVERYONE is super friendly. Free drinks are awesome. Worth the drive from Louisville. I’d rather drive the hour and a half than spend the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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HWGuestRelations, Manager at Holiday World & Splashin' Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for making the drive to come see us. We hope to see you again next season!

Reviewed November 6, 2018

This has been my favorite place since I was a child! The park is always clean and the staff is always friendly. I suggest you ride the Voyage first!!!! You will not regret going to this park! Ps: unlimited drinks are the best here!!!!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Brenae Z
HWGuestRelations, Manager at Holiday World & Splashin' Safari, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Thank you so much for the kind words and coming to see us all these years. We hope to see you again in 2019!

Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

We started this as a family tradition in my teens and we still make a trip every summer - well into my 20’s! We’d be happy with just Splashin’ Safari alone, so the fact that both are included is a bonus! We live just over...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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HWGuestRelations, Manager at Holiday World & Splashin' Safari, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

We're glad you make the drive to come see us and hope to see you again in 2019!

Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

Go at least once every summer. I love the free parking, suntan lotion, and the free soft drinks. Water park has 2 wave pools, lazy river and a lot of fun rides. They have great deals. Food is good. Live watching the diving show

Date of experience: May 2018
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HWGuestRelations, Manager at Holiday World & Splashin' Safari, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2018

We're glad to hear you enjoy your time with us and come see us every year. We hope to see you again in 2019! (Did you mean to only give a rating of 3 stars out of 5?)

Reviewed October 29, 2018

Holiday World is an Indiana favorite place. Affordable and who doesn't like free sunscreen and soft drinks. There are plenty of rides on both the dry and wet side of the park. For a cheaper hotel rate - I recommend driving 30 minutes north to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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HWGuestRelations, Public Relations Manager at Holiday World & Splashin' Safari, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

Thanks so much for coming to see us! We hope to see you again in 2019!

Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

The park is clean and the staff are friendly. The Halloween festivities are appropriate for younger children.

Date of experience: October 2018
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HWGuestRelations, Public Relations Manager at Holiday World & Splashin' Safari, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

We're glad to hear you enjoyed your visit during Happy Halloween Weekends and hope you come see us again in 2019!

Reviewed October 22, 2018

My family recently went to Holiday World and we had such a good time. Sadly, the day we had been planning for several weeks turned out to be very rainy. We decided to go ahead and make the trip from Nashville, hoping for a break...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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HWGuestRelations, Public Relations Manager at Holiday World & Splashin' Safari, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2018

Thanks for coming to see us during Happy Halloween Weekends. We'll see you again next summer!

Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

We visited during fall break, so the water park was obviously closed. We have been during the summer so we know the water park is a blast. But this time we got to ride all the non water rides and it was great! Our kids...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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HWGuestRelations, Public Relations Manager at Holiday World & Splashin' Safari, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2018

We're glad to hear you all enjoyed your first visit during Happy Halloween Weekends and hope to see you again in 2019!

Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

These wooden coasters are so jerky I got so nauseous on them. I had to take a small break in between each one just to sit and cope. I love the wooden coaster, Beast at kings island, it has never made me feel terrible like...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Genea M
HWGuestRelations, Public Relations Manager at Holiday World & Splashin' Safari, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Thanks so much for passing along this feedback. If you have any additional details you'd like to provide, please send them to us in an email at comments@holidayworld.com.

Reviewed October 20, 2018

This is our second time to Holiday World. The drinks, sunscreen and parking are free. This is such a clean park and recommend it for family vacation

Date of experience: August 2018
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HWGuestRelations, Public Relations Manager at Holiday World & Splashin' Safari, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

We're happy to hear that you came back to see us and enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you again in 2019!

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Marsha M
October 7, 2018|
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Response from HWGuestRelations | Property representative |
Once Happy Halloween Weekends conclude at the end of October, Holiday World shuts down and will reopen in early May. You can visit our website to see our full calendar.
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vacationerforlife
August 5, 2018|
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Response from Cindy R | Reviewed this property |
You can take in your own strollers. They don't allow coolers to be brought in. As far as ages and height, they do have to be a certain height for childrens tickets and they do measure them before letting you in with... More
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Jenny J
August 3, 2018|
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Response from HWGuestRelations | Property representative |
You are also welcome to bring your own life jackets and/or puddle jumpers, provided they are U.S. Coast Guard approved.
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