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Great Serengeti at Holiday Inn

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Owatonna, MN
+1 507-446-8900
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Great fun on a cold winter day!

Just visited for the first time with our grandkids. We went for the day over spring break. The... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2017
Pat K
Owatonna, Minnesota, United States

Everything about this hotel seemed a bit chaotic. We went with our two young boys for a little... read more

Reviewed January 16, 2017
Blue Earth, Minnesota
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Reviewed April 10, 2017

Just visited for the first time with our grandkids. We went for the day over spring break. The lifeguard was very sweet and attentive to the kids. The water was bathtub warm and the changing room was good. I would definitely take the kids again!

Thank Pat K
Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

Everything about this hotel seemed a bit chaotic. We went with our two young boys for a little weekend trip. Check in was longer than I expected, only one set of guest elevators, hallways and rooms in the need of a upgrade, pool area was...More

1  Thank TheHaases
Reviewed August 7, 2016

Needs some updating...looking tired. Two major slides is all...one to slide down with an inner tube and the other without. Needs more supervision by the lifeguards.

Thank Leonard S
Reviewed July 26, 2016

We enjoyed a weeknight visit to this hotel and pool/waterpark. We chose this hotel because of the waterpark and a very reasonable rate that included the usual HI amenities (kids eat and stay free) and wristbands to the waterpark. It's not very big but I...More

1  Thank IAKris
Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

It was ok. The lazy river is small. The slides were ok. The deep pool is connected with the toddler splash area and is very dangerous. Several kids wandered over there and couldn't touch. I had to save a little girl twice!!! No lifeguard in...More

Thank Dooleyhm
Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

The Great Serengeti waterpark has a smallish, zero-entrance pool that is great for young children. It slowly gets to about three feet deep so my one year old was able to play in shallow water. She loved the water sprayers and the small waterslide. There...More

Thank Wishy76
Reviewed January 19, 2016

The thing that bothers me about this waterpark is the lack of lifeguards. Or maybe we shouldn't expect that they supply them. Then it should be posted none on duty. We were here for hours and all that time there was maybe one or two...More

3  Thank minneapol
Reviewed December 30, 2015

My husband and I went here for his birthday, to get away from home and to enjoy the hot tub mostly. However, the hot wasn't hot, and the rest of the water park was cold too. Told management and they said the boiler must have...More

Thank Borderline F
Reviewed May 3, 2015

Admission was included with our room so we had the grandchildren over for the afternoon that had a great time and did not want to leave the area, was a little warmer than I would like but I adjusted to it great area to let...More

Thank Mel H
Reviewed February 8, 2015

Fun little waterparks, great for small kids. However was overcrowded when we were there. Suggest mgmt restrict usage to hotel guests only. Needs more oversight. Lots of wild kids running everywhere. Small children in hot tub. Beer drinking everywhere. Needs some improvement in cracking down...More

2  Thank AdvoChampion
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