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Fort Rapids Indoor Waterpark Resort

4560 Hilton Corporate Drive, I-70 at Hamilton Road exit 107, Columbus, OH 43232-4180 (Formerly "Holiday Inn")
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed overnight at the hotel because I was meeting a group there for a bachlorette party. The hotel's General appearance is a little dated and worn. Definitely could use a little maintenance. The cow hide pattern wallpaper in the room's bathroom was a bit tacky. Not many outlets to plug in a phone. I will say that the bar had... More 

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Kettering, Ohio
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I don’t know where to even start here…. We arrived at the hotel/water park about 2:00 pm. The grounds are horribly not kept up. Trash can be seen everywhere on the premises (see pictures). Not only that – there were many boards in multiple areas lying around with nails sticking up (see pictures). Cars were lined up in the fire... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I made a reservation for this hotel with Expedia. Expedia offered to pay at the hotel for a rate of $210 for one night. Insane price, but my son loves waterparks so I made the reservation. A full refund was offered by Expedia if I cancelled within the time indicated. Not only did the hotel itself charge me for the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I gave my son the option of going to the movies or the water park. He picked the waterpark of course... Doing research and having been to great wolf lodge and kalahari, I wasnt looking into spending a fortune for a night trip. I found this place online and thought it was decent looking and reasonably priced. After booking the... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

So, I purchased a Groupon based only on the deal presented. Then I started reading the reviews. I immediately wanted to get my money back, but decided to go along with our original plans. We are a family of 4 and have been to Kalahari and Great Wolf in the Sandusky area. If you are using this as an alternative... More 

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Michigan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here in April 2015 - my mother, my daughter, and I. Our room was small and the walls were paper thin! The top sheet on one of the beds was yellowed and had burn marks on it. The bathroom sink did not turn off completely, leaving us to listen to a slow trickle of water all night. The... More 

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Lansing, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on our way home to Michigan from Washington DC and the kids found this resort on their phones. My husband called and found out that they only had one room that would be big enough for us (5 kids). He pressured me into making the reservation over the phone (I HATE doing that), before I had a chance... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't waste your time or money! Check your receipt, I got charged $32.99 each for four crappy breakfast buffets. Dinner buffet had nothing on it my kids would eat, calamari and sushi. Leaky toilet, sink, and bathtub. Horrible!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I arrived with my kids on Monday night April 6th around 715 pm. We wasn't informed at check in that part of the water park was closed due to maintenance. As my kids was in line for the slides, an employee got in front of my child and told her he needed to go down the slide acting like he's... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently stayed a night last week during my kids' spring break. First off, it took us 25mins to wait in line to check in. When I mentioned my wait the front desk staff said "well, everyone is having to wait", unacceptable answer to me. We finally got into our room and to the waterpark, which the kids enjoyed and... More 

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FortRapids, Guest Relations Manager at Fort Rapids Indoor Waterpark Resort, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay with us. During high business volume, there may be an increased wait time for all of our patrons. We apologize as there is nothing that we can do to lessen these wait times. Our ice machines may take time to produce more ice after being depleted, which is... More 

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