Santa's Lodge near Holiday World in Santa Claus, Indiana Santa's Lodge near Holiday World in Santa Claus, Indiana

Santa’s Lodge

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating (Based on 428 reviews)
91 West Christmas Boulevard Santa Claus, IN 47579

Contact Information

(812) 937-1902
Santa's Lodge Exterior fall Santa statues

Plan your stay at Santa’s Lodge, the closest hotel to Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari! Located less than a mile from the park and near other popular area attractions, this full-service hotel is packed with amenities the whole family will love.

Santa’s Lodge Amenities:

General amenities include cable TV, a whirlpool, indoor and outdoor pools, playground, Wi-Fi, laundry facilities, a shelter house, and more. A free continental breakfast is included with each night of your stay.

Family fun is available around every corner thanks to a variety of onsite activities! Santa’s Express Ziplines offers four ziplines, including wild rides across the lake and around the grounds. Reach for the sky when you challenge yourself on the 30-foot rock wall and bungee trampoline. If you’re looking for more relaxing activities, take a spin around the lake on Santa’s Paddlesboats and enjoy a quiet moment on the water. The lake is fully stocked, so bring your pole and tackle box for catch-and-release fishing. Santa’s Express Ziplines temporarily closed.

Please note: St. Nick’s Restaurant is closed through December 2021.

Safety Information:

Santa’s Lodge is committed to the safety of guests and staff. Find updated policies and procedures for the hotel here.




Meeting Space:

Meeting/Banquet facilities include two conference rooms for up to 40 and 60 people and the Celebration Room that holds up to 300 people. Let Santa’s Lodge help host your next family reunion or small meeting!


  • Attached Restaurant
  • Indoor Pool
  • Microwave & Refrigerator
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Spa
  • Whirlpool Rooms
  • Wireless Internet
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Based on 428 reviews

Nothing is working here

2 Reviewed 06-18-21

We came to stay here while visiting Holiday World. None of the outdoor activities are going. The restaurant is closed. Also, the heaters to the indoor pool and hot tub are not working. It's... Read More

In Need of Renovation

2 Reviewed 05-31-21

The area is beautiful and the people are very friendly. The hotel itself is in poor cosmetic condition and in need of total renovation. It didn't appear dirty at all, just very worn. The back... Read More

Very clean, will recommend to family and friends--May 2021

4 Reviewed 05-11-21

We stayed for two nights in May 2021. Short version: The hotel is a bit outdated, but very clean and the staff was friendly and accommodating. I will recommend Santa’s Lodge to my family and... Read More

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