– 1,000 gallon splash bucket
– 300’ tube slide
– 300’ body slide
– 18 person hot tubs
– activity pool
– 125’ tot plunge slide
– lazy river
– grill & bar

Laser Tag


– multi-level from 56’ to 38’
– 2,300 sq. ft. arena
– up to 24 players at one time
– barriers, bridges & ramps
– black light atmosphere
– glow-in-the-dark designs
– strobe lights
– ages 5 and up



– 15 arcade games
– 900 sq. ft. game area
– swiping play cards
– earn e-tickets for prizes
– over 70 redeemable prizes

Play Then Stay

Nestled in the heart of Minnesota, close to major businesses and attractions, the Holiday Inn Express Brainerd-Baxter Hotel is home to the Three Bear Water Park, Cragun’s Laser Tag Park and Arcade.


The Holiday Inn Express Brainerd-Baxter Hotel is nestled in the heart of Minnesota, best known for its beautiful lakes and awesome outdoor recreation.

Corporate travelers appreciate our modern facilities which boast an on-site Business Center with print, copy and fax services and a 975 square foot meeting room.

Our Brainerd hotel guests enjoy a visit to the Three Bear Water Park, our on-site park that boasts everything from a lazy river to a 1,000 gallon dumping bucket. NEW this summer is our Cragun’s Laser Tag Park – a whole new way to have some fun while on vacation with us.


Stay Safe Initiative

Click here to read more about our Stay Safe Initiative in response to COVID-19 and what recreational, day rooms and food services we have available.