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    Kalahari Resorts & Conventions

    7000 Kalahari Drive, Sandusky, OH 44870-8628
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    • Excellent48%
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    • Average11%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 17 March 2015

    My girlfriend wanted to go somewhere for Spring Break so we decided on Kalahari. We didn't regret the decision. I was able to get the March Special package which included a $50 food card for every night you stayed, so we had a $100 to...More

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    Response from Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & ConventionsResponded 20 March 2015

    Hi Shawn! I'm thrilled to hear that you & your girlfriend had a great getaway at Kalahari! We try to build our Waterparks for guests of all ages & thrill levels so we are delighted to hear that she enjoyed the slides. Thank you for...More

    Reviewed 17 March 2015

    We attended a gymnastics meet at this resort. We are a family of five, and rented the Nomad room for 2 nights. We were given the very last room at the end of a long hallway on the first floor. The room was clean and...More

    Thank The5Stuarts
    Response from Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & ConventionsResponded 20 March 2015

    Hello Mrs. Stuarts. I hope that your children placed well at the gymnastics meet. I am happy to hear that you found your room, clean, space with comfortable beds & that you enjoyed the fireplace. I'm also glad to hear that everyone enjoyed the Waterpark....More

    Reviewed 17 March 2015

    There really is nothing special about the hotel itself. It's pretty basic and the rooms are nothing out of this world. But, you are there for the water park right? The Kalahari water park is certainly fun. and HUGE. We went this time in the...More

    Thank RoverCity
    Response from Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & ConventionsResponded 20 March 2015

    I appreciate you taking the time to review us & am glad to hear that enjoy our waterpark. I am disappointed to hear that the hotel didn't meet your expectations, I will remain in hopes that you will give us another try & that we...More

    Reviewed 17 March 2015

    This was my first time visiting Kalahari. My cousin had book a room for 3 of us. I was a little weary because i have hotel aniexty and i inspect the room horughly before i bring my stuff even in. the room was cleaner then...More

    Thank Nikki B
    Response from Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & ConventionsResponded 20 March 2015

    Hi Nikki, I'm thrilled that you decided to give Kalahari a try & I to know that you were happy with your room. The arcade is fun & the Wizard of Oz game is a guest favorite! While our lifeguards are diligent & watchful, &...More

    Reviewed 16 March 2015

    We stayed here over the weekend for a gymnastics competition. The kids had a wonderful time at the water park. My son has a pretty bad rash from all the chlorine, but that's expected. The room was acceptable. It was not cleaned very well, the...More

    Thank lisatrip
    Response from Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & ConventionsResponded 20 March 2015

    Hello Lisa! First I would like to say thank you for choosing Kalahari. I am disappointed to hear that we did not meet your expectations nor appear to live up to our own standards. I have shared your review with my management team who would...More

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    Response from Bobbi S | Reviewed this property |
    I have to say we had some housekeeping issues, but they really were minor and although I did point it out to the front desk, it would not stop me from returning, the water park ends up being "dirty" because people don't pick... More
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    Response from Sharon P | Reviewed this property |
    Couldn’t tell you what Black Friday would be like...but considering it is a Holiday weekend I’m sure it will be busy. It was pretty crowded when we were there. Some slide lines were pretty long. You can go early and do the... More
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    14 October 2017|
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    Response from Leffingwell2 | Reviewed this property |
    Check in is 4pm and out is 11, however you can stay after checkout to use the water park. There are lockers, showers, and dressing rooms provided. The lockers are at a surcharge. Also, we have always checked in before 2. If... More
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