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Address: 452 E Christmas Blvd, Santa Claus, IN 47579-6152
Phone Number:
+1 812-937-4401
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Wed 01:00 - 01:01
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari are a family-owned theme park and...

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 the 4th of July with roller coasters, family rides, a huge water park, live entertainment, games, attractions - and Santa Claus, himself! Splashin’ Safari, ranked one of the nation’s Top Water Parks by TripAdvisor and USA Today, includes the two longest water coasters in the world, numerous family water slides, two wave pools, plus water activities for children. Both parks have been voted the World's Cleanest for more than a dozen years by the readers of Amusement Today magazine. In 2016, Guinness World Records certified Mammoth as the World's Longest Water Coaster and in 2013, TIME magazine named The Voyage the nation’s #1 wooden roller coaster. Live entertainment includes musical shows, a country band, high dive show, and Santa’s Storytime. Both parks offer guests free soft drinks, free parking, free inner tube usage, free sunscreen and free Wi-Fi. New for 2017! Firecracker is a classic Calypso ride, one of only a handful still in operation in North America.

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Wonderful family experience!

This was our first trip to Holiday World and we had a wonderful time. Great water park, minimal wait times at rides. Food and shopping were great! Perfect weekend trip for our 7... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Noblesville, Indiana
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Noblesville, Indiana
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18 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first trip to Holiday World and we had a wonderful time. Great water park, minimal wait times at rides. Food and shopping were great! Perfect weekend trip for our 7 year old!

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HolidayWorldPR, Director of Communications at Holiday World & Splashin' Safari, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the review - we're so glad you enjoyed your visit and hope it's the first of many! More 

Louisville, Kentucky
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71 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Last summer we went to both Holiday World and Kentucky Kingdom. It is night and day! We don't worry about our cars being broken into, our kids being assaulted, and the staff is professional and extremely nice. The rids are pretty good but this park gets 4 stars from me for the atmosphere and superior customer service. They are tops... More 

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Thank Mark W
HolidayWorldPR, Public Relations Manager at Holiday World & Splashin' Safari, responded to this review

Thank you - we're delighted to hear you enjoy visiting our parks. We look forward to your future visits! More 

Santa Claus, Indiana
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have visited Holiday World several times. The rides are great !! They have 3 of the top 5 roller coasters in the US. Splashin Safari is a super water park, with water activities for all ages.

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Thank dkhart21
HolidayWorldPR, Public Relations Manager at Holiday World & Splashin' Safari, responded to this review

Thanks so much - we're so glad you have had lots of fun when visiting our parks. It's exciting to hear you enjoy all three of our wooden coasters and spending time in Splashin' Safari. We hope to see you again soon! More 

London, Kentucky
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6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A very pleasant experience. It's clean, neat and the staff is very friendly. The free sunscreen and drink refills are an extra bonus. I have been twice and will return again.

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Thank nettieagee
HolidayWorldPR, Public Relations Manager at Holiday World & Splashin' Safari, responded to this review

Thank you - it's wonderful to hear you had a great time during your visit, and we look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

Roach, Missouri
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

we had a great time,something for all ages we had 4 adults with a 18 yr old and a 14 yr old a 7,6,1.lots of rides,free sodas,we went in june water was warm plenty of lifejackts,not too crowded,great family place.

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Thank fraileyjudy99
HolidayWorldPR, Public Relations Manager at Holiday World & Splashin' Safari, responded to this review

Thanks so much - we're delighted you had a great time during your family's visit in June. We hope to see you again in 2017! More 

Saint Peters, Missouri
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Our family loves this park...kids aged 8-21, and the adults too!!!! Great places to hang out in the sun and wait for kids to get worn out (ha ha ha ...not), and to go enjoy many different venues. Also, the food prices are great, and the souvenirs are very reasonably priced. We have been going here for many many years,... More 

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Thank ThomasFamilyMO
HolidayWorldPR, Public Relations Manager at Holiday World & Splashin' Safari, responded to this review

Thank you - we're so glad you and your family have enjoyed visiting our parks over the years. We appreciate knowing there is something for all ages, and we look forward to your future visits! More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Our whole family loves Holiday World! We have gone during summer and even though there was a lot more people the lines weren't to bad and the kids loved the water park. We also went in October around Halloween while the water park was closed. The lined were shorter for the rides but there was still so much to do... More 

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HolidayWorldPR, Public Relations Manager at Holiday World & Splashin' Safari, responded to this review

Thanks so much - it's wonderful to hear your family had lots of fun during both your visits this past season. We appreciate knowing you enjoyed your time spent in Splashin' Safari and visiting during our Happy Halloween Weekends event. We look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

Santa Claus, Indiana
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

I have gone to Holiday World many times over the years. After having been to more expensive amusement parks, they still remain my favorite. I love that the family that runs the park cares about their patrons and offers free drinks to stay hydrated in the heat, free sunscreen to prevent sunburns, and free parking. I also love that it... More 

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2 Thank mariafrau2016
HolidayWorldPR, Public Relations Manager at Holiday World & Splashin' Safari, responded to this review

Thank you very much - we're delighted you and your family have a great time when visiting our parks! We appreciate knowing you experience something new each time your visit, and there is something for each member of your family to enjoy. We look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

I've been going to Holiday World with the family for over 30 years. The park grow's every year! We have always loved the family friendly atmosphere and cleanliness of the park. The unlimited free soft drinks is also a nice bonus. We highly recommend visiting the park!

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2 Thank Heath-Sheridan F
HolidayWorldPR, Public Relations Manager at Holiday World & Splashin' Safari, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We're so glad you and your family have created lasting memories together during your visits to our parks over the past 30 years. We look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

Saint Louis, Missouri
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208 reviews
83 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016

This recreation place offers it's customers with numbers of themes. From the Christmas, Thanksgiving etc. they also has several roller coasters and one new attraction. For those who are an adrenaline junkies, this may be the place for you and for those who love the family atmosphere- this place also has lots too offer. The only drawback is this place... More 

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Thank Vincent H
HolidayWorldPR, Public Relations Manager at Holiday World & Splashin' Safari, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback - we will pass it along. We appreciate knowing you enjoy our four roller coasters and visiting our parks with your family. Thanks again! More 

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