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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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Beach City, Ohio
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10 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

The rooms were clean, but smelled funny. There isn't much privacy on your balcony/patio with the pool and playground right in front of you. If the price was 30%-40% lower, it would have been satisfactory.

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Waynesville
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

We arrived at the South Beach Resort near Port Clinton Ohio and found that since it was late October and the tourist season was over that we were one of the very few guest for the weekend. Since we like to relax on our vacations this was perfect for us. It is located only a few minutes form Port Clinton... More 

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Fairborn, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

I have been going to Port Clinton and Sandusky for the past couple of years ( I only live 3 hours away)... but never stayed here!! What a truly wonderful place!! I stayed in the hotel.. 4th floor.. lake front... king bed, Jacuzzi in the room...it was amazing!! Connie at the front desk was so very nice and welcoming....we sat... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

a neat place, great for family. very close to many activities. Kellys island Put in Bay and Ceder Point are very close. The water activities for the kids are great. Breakfast was good as expected for family

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Ohio
2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

We stayed in one of the two bedroom "cottages" and we were very disappointed. You have to bring EVERYTHING! There is nowhere to put anything in the bathroom - not even the towels you bring! The floors are dirty - we mopped the kitchen ourselves it was so bad! The furniture was old & uncomfortable. The price is way too... More 

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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

The cottages are very rustic and when they say you have to bring everything they mean it, even salt and pepper. The people who own it are not very friendly. The beach was area had 5 or 6 dead fish floating around in it. As a result I would say the place is over priced, the owner is just in... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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24 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

Very family orientated. There are a number of items geared to excite the child's imagination. The place has three swimming pools; including a 'quiet' swimming pool mostly geared for adults. Kids can have fun playing make believe in pirate ship, a castle, a train or a log cabin. Some rooms have a nice size balcony that you actually sit on... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

Why have a business whose main goal is to have guests return, but then treat them like they are an imposition on your time? The unfriendly desk staff was topped by paper thin walls and ceiling. We could hear conversations in the hallway. We could clearly hear the dialogue of the television in the next room. Worst of all, was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015 via mobile

This resort has so much to offer: three pools; decent small beach; on the lake; bonfire available at night, well maintained playground, and cute cottages. However, it is the staff and lack of attention to detail that will sink this place. I have never been to a hotel with a staircase that was as impossible to find, thinnest walks ever,... More 

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Avon Lake, Ohio
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

This Hotel is a death trap... A power transformer blew up the night we were staying there. Not knowing what was going on and we were staying on the fourth floor where we soon found out the hotel has limited emergency lighting and no emergency lighting in the stairwells. With the elevator not working the stairs (in the pitch black)... More 

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