Sun Outdoors Lake Rudolph in Santa Claus, Indiana Sun Outdoors Lake Rudolph in Santa Claus, Indiana

Sun Outdoors Lake Rudolph

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating (Based on 449 reviews)
78 North Holiday Boulevard Santa Claus, IN 47579

Contact Information

(877) 478-3657

Located next door to Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari, Sun Outdoors Lake Rudolph is a family favorite. The resort features 238 cabins and cottages and 296 full-hookup RV sites and tent sites.

Sun Outdoors Lake Rudolph is one of the 2015 top ten best campgrounds for families in the country, according to It was named a 2015 and 2016 Top Destination RV Park by Good Sam. In addition, Lake Rudolph is a two-time ARVC National RV Park of the Year.

The resort features Santa’s SplashDown WaterPark, Blitzen Bay swimming pool, and splash pad. There are also golf car rentals, playgrounds, free mini golf, horseshoe pits, fishing, paddleboats, kayaks, basketball courts, gem mining, beach volleyball, planned family activities, free Wi-Fi, free shuttles to Holiday World, and more.

Seasonal Activities:

For seven weekends in September and October, Sun Outdoors Lake Rudolph hosts Halloween Weekends. Weekends include costume contests, site decorating, trick-or-treating, ghost stories, kids carnival, hayrides, and tons of fun.

Each year from Thanksgiving until after Christmas, the resort lights up with the Santa Claus Land of Lights. This driving journey is 1.2 miles long. Guests will learn the shining story of Rudolph, told with thousands of lights, displays, and storyboards.

  • Attached Restaurant
  • Microwave & Refrigerator
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Wireless Internet
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Based on 449 reviews

Overall very good, except for a few glitches....

4 Reviewed 08-20-22

This was our first trip to Holiday World and after doing some research we decided to book a cabin at Lake Rudolph. We arrived and had to wait in-line for a bit as there was a bunch of folks ahead of... Read More

In a tent, look elsewhere

2 Reviewed 08-07-22

The electric tent sites here are just about as poor as you can get. No dedicated pad, and in a hilly area. There’s almost no where to put a 10x10 family tent on many of the tent sites. Then once you... Read More

Great place to stay! Loved the Christmas Cabin. Wonderful campground and golf cart parade!!!

5 Reviewed 07-26-22

It had been a few years since we stayed here and I read a lot of negative reviews about Sun Outdoors that took the campground over. We loved our 2 night stay here and couldn't have asked for a better... Read More

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