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I didn't give this a 5 star because it was just too darn loud in the crater. We happened to have... read more

Reviewed January 5, 2019
Tucson, Arizona
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An amazing natural feature

You go through a tunnel dug through this lava bubble. An oculus in the ceiling gives some light to... read more

Reviewed December 18, 2018
Midway, Utah
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband was scuba certified here @ 8 years ago - we went back & rented snorkels so I could experience the crater too!! What a treat!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Russnlor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Poorly operated, registration is across the parking lot and they won't let you in until the minute you are registered. See further review under my ice castle review

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Tweettbird
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For divers: There is literally nothing to do or see once you’re underneath the surface. It’s too dark, too many people around so everything gets kicked up leaving your visability to around 5ft. Save your money and and go diving somewhere else. Upside: the water...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 8, 2019 via mobile

Wow! Such a contrast, one minute you’re walking around in the snow the next you’re floating in beautiful warm water under ground. My daughter and I snorkelled while my son and husband dived. We all enjoyed the experience and rustic charm of the facilities. We...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Andrea T
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

I didn't give this a 5 star because it was just too darn loud in the crater. We happened to have been in the same session of a huge party that were traveling together so the kids were yelling at each other. There was no...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mysticprnces1
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

My sister and I attended a yoga paddle class led by instructor, Blake. He was fine; however, the lodge attendant organizing the boards and handling the towels was incredibly rude and unprofessional. He even went as far as to deny us towels after our yoga...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jlj42021
Nancy S, Manager at The Homestead Crater, responded to this reviewResponded January 2, 2019

In the confirmation email sent to you by Park City Yoga states that you need to bring a towel with you and gives tips on what to wear. They are a separate company and send out an email confirmation letting you know their policies and...More

Reviewed December 27, 2018 via mobile

Was able to go swimming in 96 degree water while it was degrees outside! The water is clear blue and it such an unexpected adventure in December. Just call directly for reservations and bring your family and friends. Be prepared to be wonderfully amazed!!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Andree M
Reviewed December 26, 2018

You need to get a reservation in order to visit the crater. We were told to get to the crater 15 minutes early. We did so, bought our tickets and then were told to wait outside until everyone came out. It wasn’t too cold, but...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 18, 2018 via mobile

You go through a tunnel dug through this lava bubble. An oculus in the ceiling gives some light to a pool, blue as a logo on. It is warm inside with water at 94 degrees. The crater offers scuba diving lessons and certification. Don’t forget...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank FrenchyB54
Reviewed December 17, 2018

Excited to go enjoy the crater, my friends and I reserved our time to swim. From the arrival at the overcrowded tunnel entrance, to finishing the hour-short session...I was left miffed and ripped off. At $16 dollars +tax /person I experienced nothing more than a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jedidiah S
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Allison S
February 9, 2019|
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Response from Nancy S | Property representative |
Hello, there are changing stalls inside the Crater but no power outlets. There is a restroom near the Activities Center that has outlets but it is about 50 yards away from the Crater. Hope that helps!
Linda F
January 25, 2019|
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Response from FrenchyB54 | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know, there is no public transportation from Park City to the Homestead. However, the Homestead runs a shuttle for skiers. Best to call over and see if there is anything that could work for you. Of course, Uber... More
Mandy H
September 14, 2018|
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Response from beulah64 | Reviewed this property |
I know you can rent diving equipment right there and I believe you can take diving lessons. You can certainly call them and ask.