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    Kalahari Resorts & Conventions

    7000 Kalahari Drive, Sandusky, OH 44870-8628
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    • Excellent48%
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    Reviewed 30 October 2014

    We planned a short family trip to Sandusky, Ohio from Niagara. While it was a long car ride, it was worth it! The hotel was undergoing some renovations as it is the "off season", we really can't complain. The staff were extremely friendly and courteous,...More

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    Response from Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & ConventionsResponded 3 November 2014

    We appreciate all of your kind words! Thank you so much for taking the time to review us. The African Queen Suite is a popular room type among our guests. I will be sure to pass your compliments onto our chefs & to the Lifeguards...More

    Reviewed 29 October 2014

    We had heard that it was not the greatest for toddlers, but I felt that there was enough for ours to do! Water in the kiddie areas was warmer than the big pools. Our little one's favorite part was the lazy river and the slides...More

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    Reviewed 29 October 2014

    I have been taking my family to kalahari for the last 5 years. We drive all the way from Michigan. We are closer to other water parks but instead we choose kalahari. First I made a mistake by reserving over the phone. I asked The...More

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    Response from Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & ConventionsResponded 30 October 2014

    First I would like to thank you for choosing Kalahari over & over again, over the past 5 years, however, I am deeply disappointed to hear that we did not live up to your expectation, nor provide you with the guest experience you deserve during...More

    Reviewed 27 October 2014

    We visited in June right after the kids got out of school. A lot of the other schools were still in sesion especially the Cleveland area so it was not too busy at all. We didn't have to wait in line very long if ever...More

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    Response from Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & ConventionsResponded 30 October 2014

    We are just thrilled that your entire family had such a great time & you enjoyed the Fantastic Family Getaway package that you booked. We appreciate hearing that there is something for every age, as we build our Waterparks for people ages 0-100! We look...More

    Reviewed 27 October 2014

    We stayed from Friday night thought Sunday morning. The check in was a bit slow, it was very busy but they seemed to be working as fast as possible. Our room was clean and well stocked with towels, etc. The water park was very busy...More

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    Response from Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & ConventionsResponded 30 October 2014

    Thank you for choosing Kalahari! We are very happy that you enjoyed your weekend get away. I would like to suggest that for a future stay you check out our packages, our Fantastic Family Getaway package is a guest favorite, it includes breakfast & restaurants...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
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    • Price range
    • US$129 - US$259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Business Hotel in Sandusky
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Sandusky
    • #2 Family Hotel in Sandusky
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 884
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    Ashley Z
    16 August 2017|
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    Response from Bryan M | Reviewed this property |
    I didn't notice any of the lifeguards being hawkeyes about it. I was helicopter parenting my son though. I enforced it. lol.
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    12 August 2017|
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    Response from Christi K | Reviewed this property |
    Maui Sands, Great Wolf, Castaway Bay and Kahalari are all indoor water parks in the area. Kahalari does sell day passes though they are pricey and can sell out early. I'd contact the hotel. Also I'd look on Groupon/living... More
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    12 August 2017|
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    Response from clpjr2000 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, you can purchase tickets for entry into the waterpark.
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    "Ask if there are any available upgrades at check-in, also, let them know if you are celebrating anything"
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    "Get clear instructions from front desk on where your room is located or you will never find it."
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    "The rooms go from single to 5 bedroom houses"
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    "Stay on bottom floor near pool.... book the African Queen Suite.... awesome"
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