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Johnston, Iowa
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We had a fabulous time for four days at Okoboji. Our room was right on the beach and the weather cooperated so we could take advantage of the sun and the beautiful view. Our room was terrific and super clean. We took advantage of the free paddleboats and wen down the canal to view the homes and get some exercise....

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Dunlap, Iowa
Reviewed 22 June 2016

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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Charles City, Iowa
Reviewed 30 May 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...

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Quincy, Massachusetts
Reviewed 17 August 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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Reviewed 12 August 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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Reviewed 27 May 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
Reviewed 30 May 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....

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3Thank Prem83
Sioux City, Iowa
Reviewed 29 May 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...

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10Thank IowaLakeGirl78
Centennial, Colorado
Reviewed 3 August 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...

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Carroll, Iowa
Reviewed 13 July 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,...

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  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
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Additional Information about Crescent Beach Resort

Address: 1619 Lakeshore Dr, Wahpeton, Okoboji, IA 51351-7307
Region: United States > Iowa > Okoboji
Number of rooms: 50
Also Known As:
Crescent Beach Hotel Okoboji
Crescent Beach Resort Okoboji, Iowa
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“All have good views”
 of 5 bubbles Iowastar, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The flying cloud condos were great. Next time we would consider the sioux cottage for our family because for a little extra you get more privacy with your own yard and deck. Important to know that the large, beautiful windows facing the lake on the upstairs flying cloud condos don't open. :( We missed hearing the splashing waves at the shoreline.”
 of 5 bubbles WedFamTrip, 3 Aug 2012 | Read review
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