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South Beach Resort Hotel

8620 E Bayshore Rd, Sandusky Bay, Port Clinton, Put-In-Bay, Sandusky, Marblehead, OH 43440
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Defiance, Ohio, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We enjoyed this hotel was a lake side view fron our room and we took a walk down to the lake and sat in a gazebo, great views, nothing exceptional on the breakfast, cold cereal and juice but we were going to get pancakes anyway. One thing is when you book they charge your card right away and there is... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed Thursday thru Saturday. Found clean room but sparse and after one day began to smell strong fishy odor when on balcony.. Untrained staff, teenagers mostly. Pitiful breakfast, sour milk. Lovely dining area but nothing to dine on. Lobby closes at 9 p.m. But typically no one there even prior to that. Was told when making reservation I would get... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

This is by far the worst place I've stayed. Funny smell in the halls ,no fridge in the room, no rose petals on my bed, which I paid for. Like 6 channels on the tv. Nearest gas store 10 15 min away. When asked to get my money back because I had a death in the family, was told no.... More 

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Windsor, Connecticut
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

The hotel seemed to be staffed by high school kids. Walking into the mail lobby made my teenage daughter uncomfortable, and even I noticed the typical high school 'look-over' and mannerisms from these people. They need a lesson in working in the service industry. The adult staff were great. The rooms were dated (they really need to get rid of... More 

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Streetsboro, Ohio, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

South Beach Resort is a beautiful hidden gem in Mablehead, Sandusky. Clean, quaint, with a beautiful veiw of the Lake. Winery's, shopping, and great resturants all close by. We'll difinely go back!! We stayed in the hotel. The room had a jacuzzi tub, plus a regular nice bathroom, two beds, and a private balcony. It was just the two of... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

A great hotel (and cottages) for family fun. Stayed with our two pre-teens in a Queen suite and spacing was fine for a 3 night stay. Don't expect luxury, but clean (although daily housekeeping services marginal) and lots to do. Pros: Front desk staff very helpful, outdoor pools (3, but small), shuffleboard, volleyball, fire pit, tennis court, corn hole, gazebos,... More 

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Marblehead, Ohio, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We just had a wonderful stay at South Beach Resort. The 3 pools were clean and inviting, the complimentary breakfast was great and the room had a wonderful view. The people working were friendly and helpful.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

My husband and I went to stay at this hotel. When we got there we were skeptical. The girls at the front desk just stared at us and we're not friendly at all. When we got to our room they were really outdated and in the bathroom there was water damage on the ceiling and black mold!! I couldn't believe... More 

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Sterling Heights MI
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We had last minute changes in our vacation (hurricane Arthur) so we call SBR and they were so accommodating to us. The service was exceptional. Accommodation were great. Great place for families. highly recommed!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Don't get me wrong....this is not a terrible place but I think you could probably do better for the money. Our room was on the 3rd floor with a decent view of Lake Erie. The room itself is clean but some updating is needed - paint is chipping around the doors, etc. This resort has a bit of an identity... More 

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