– 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 hotel continues to be open during COVID-19 offering lodging and breakfast to go options for guests.

All recreational facilities are currently closed. Please add your email address to receive our “Grand Reopen Eblast” to be the first to know when all activities will be back in full swing! Write “Grand Reopen Eblast” under comments. We look forward to seeing you back soon at our Three Bear Waterpark, Laser Tag Park and Arcade for some FUN times!

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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.