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Address: 700 North Homestead Drive, Midway, UT 84049
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+1 435-657-3840
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A Fun Family Outing

This was the perfect activity for our family, even my 82 year-old mother-in-law had fun swimming in the crater's warm waters. Because the changing rooms are located close to the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Aglaure
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Park City, Utah
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I am commenting on the hot springs at the crater only, not the accommodations at The Homestead, which are lovely. When I called I was told that they have "changing rooms." While it is true that there are about 4 small spaces about the size of a bathroom stall, there were 26 people in our group that needed to change... More 

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Thank Lisa W
Germany
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The price was affordable, though it was a little underwhelming when we go there. It was just as advertised and the water felt like a warm bath. I really enjoyed how relaxing it was and the water felt super silky on my skin. It wasn't worth the snorkel gear rental, unless there is a desire to dive deep with it.... More 

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Thank C-Lo_Anna
Salt Lake City
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have lived in Utah for 40 years, and have stayed at the Homestead several times. We had grand kids from out of town so we decided to go tubing at Soldiers Hollow and stay overnight at the Homestead. We got a crater swim package because we thought that sounded fun. If you are going to do this: listen up.... More 

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Thank johnandjudy2
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Homestead Resort and purchased the crater package so we received a few vouchers for a free soak. You're required to make a reservation so be sure to do that first! We ended up buying a second pair because it was so relaxing and beautiful. You're in the heart of the crater door and can look up... More 

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Thank LesleyGulledge
Nottinghamshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Homestead Crater with our two young children (aged 3 and 6) and had a great time. Booked in advance and had an hour enjoying the experience of swimming in toasty hot water inside a cave. Be sure to visit the rest rooms (housed separately near the activity centre) before you enter the crater! Defined worth the experience!

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Thank Ginge74
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my 4th or 5th time going to the crater actually, but the first for my kids and husband. We were able to swim for longer than the 40 minutes you pay for and the man in charge that day let us use a mask and snorkel as well (normally it's $5 extra). It's a really cool experience if... More 

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Thank Whitney R
Park City, Utah
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the perfect activity for our family, even my 82 year-old mother-in-law had fun swimming in the crater's warm waters. Because the changing rooms are located close to the entrance, every time the door opened icy cold drafts blew against our dripping wet bodies while we changed so where clothes that are easy to change in and out of.... More 

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Thank Aglaure
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

This is truly one of those once in a lifetime activities. The property and crater are stunning. The water is pristine and it is an incredible experience. Make sure you make reservations before you go as they rarely have openings with less than 48 hours notice. Th changing rooms are smaller than an airplane bathroom so be prepared.

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Idaho Falls, Idaho
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Just a neat experience to float around in a 90+ degree geothermal crater hot spring, with an open dome above you. It is not huge, so if there's a lot of people it may feel crowded. You can ask when making the reservation, or calling the day before, when are the least crowded times. We've found the early mornings on... More 

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Allen, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Tips - As others have said, wear your bathing suit under your clothes - changing rooms are small. No lockers, just shelves. If you are a hotel guest they give you towels, but otherwise, bring your own. Make sure to CHECK-IN FIRST at the office on the other side of the parking lot and be patient when you do get... More 

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