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Crescent Beach Resort

1619 Lakeshore Drive, Wahpeton, Okoboji, IA 51351
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Dunlap, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

WE had a condo with the loft and it is a perfect place for a family or even two as it has a kitchen, on the beach and in a perfect setting to enjoy the water. We all loved it. Hoping to return later this summer & definitely next summer.

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Thank Joni218
Charles City, Iowa
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

So I looked on the Internet and saw that this would be a great place to stay with our children. I called today hoping to get a cabin because they had the dates I wanted open. When I called to reserve the cabin which I had emailed about the front desk lady informed me it was an "inconvient time" because... More 

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Quincy, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

great place for large family reunion that consisted of 40 people from age 80 to 1. The lake access and trampolines were fun. Kids loved the playground and it was nice to be near the bike path as well.

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1 Thank Jessica M
I0wa
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

The beach is the greatest feature, but the lakeside rooms with picnic tables to accommodate all families are wonderful. Activities for the kids were well organized. the staff does a good job of keeping outsiders off the beach.

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Thank lovetogoI0wa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 via mobile

Stayed during off peak season for a week. The rooms and grounds are extremely well maintained and clean. The staff was friendly and helpful. There's a nice beach area and several walking paths near the grounds.

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Des Moines, Iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

I stayed with my family here in the Two Room Lakefront Suite suite during this memorial weekend and found it very clean and pleasant.Its fairly inexpensive when compared to other place with a lake front. Its not crowded, at least when we were there, we had the whole beach and boardwalk for ourselves. The staffs were very helpful and kind.... More 

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Sioux City, Iowa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

Crescent Beach is a great place for families. It has an awesome beach mere footsteps from the rooms. In fact, I would say that CB has one of the best beaches around. It is small and it will get crowded, but it's a nice beach, not rocky. This is not a 5-star hotel. It's a family-run establishment with guests who... More 

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Centennial, Colorado
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2012

The pros are many at this family resort-with very few cons. We are a family of 5 and have stayed at many resorts, condos, and cabins in Okoboji over the last 15 years. Crescent Beach is a clean "lake cabin" type resort geared towards families. You name it-they have it! Bonfires to boat hoists, tennis to paddle boats and everything... More 

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1 Thank WedFamTrip
Carroll, Iowa
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2012

I read the other reviews and discovered that people's expectations really vary!! We have stayed at Crescent Beach for over 25 years. We have weathered floods, wind storms, management changes, etc. but one thing that has never changed . . . if you want a relaxing vacation on the lake in Okoboji, I wouldn't stay anywhere else. It is pricey,... More 

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Chicagoland
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2011

Went for three midweek nights on the way to the Black Hills with a family of six. Staff was always friendly and available. They were very accommodating with our large family. Beach is nice, but a bit on the small side. But largely made up for by a large patio that runs the length of the building. You can step... More 

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
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  • Beachfront
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Additional Information about Crescent Beach Resort

Address: 1619 Lakeshore Drive, Wahpeton, Okoboji, IA 51351
Location: United States > Iowa > Okoboji
Number of rooms: 50
Also Known As:
Crescent Beach Hotel Okoboji
Crescent Beach Resort Okoboji, Iowa
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