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Kings Island Resort

2.5 of 5 Resort   |   5691 Kings Island Drive, Mason, OH 45040
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Ranked #17 of 18 hotels in Mason
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Lockport, New York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My family and I arrived at this hotel to check in. Staff at front desk was extremely helpful and gave us tons of information. We arrived at our room and unloaded our car. Outside looked so-so, but I try not to judge my looks alone. Individual buildings with several rooms. Had a hard time locating our room. Once we finally... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is the nastiest hotel that I have ever stayed in. The family room carpet was badly stained. The outside was covered with trash and cobwebs. The room itself had cobwebs in the windows. Unexpected visitors like a roach and mouse. You could see the mattresses because the comforters were too small. Overall...unacceptable. Do not do it

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Greenup, Kentucky
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Pro - Allowed us to check-in early, Shuttle to KI, a room large enough for family of 5. Cons - the property is VERY dated. the doors to the rooms were very hard to open due to the age of them, the toilet was difficult to flush due to outdated plumbing. If we pulled too hard on the door while... More

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Huntington
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived to badly stained carpets, nasty smell, mold on the walls, and the shower was stained and moldy! Not a nice place to stay at all. Made us feel dirty and the front desk staff didn't seem to care!

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Chillicothe, Ohio
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4 reviews 4 reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Despite some bad reviews we had a nice stay, it was a by of a walk from the front desk, but still nice, our room had a sliding door, and a nice patio area, it was a nice stay. Price was good, the staff was helpful, although he was still new, he was a huge help!! I would stay there... More

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I honestly don't think this property has been updated since they filmed the episode of The Brady Bunch here. Rooms all outdated with carpet fresh smell in the carpet. Not very clean. The bonus to this property is the playground and the pools (outdoor and indoor) and the fact that it is very close to Kings Island.

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HOWELL
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here June 29 - 30, 2014.There is no way Kings Island should attach their name to such a nasty hotel. We travel a lot. This is by far the worst hotel we have ever stayed at!!! The front staff was rude. The cleaning staff was down right strange. Breakfast was gross. No chain on the door. Deadbolt didn't... More

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Brookston, Indiana
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We walked into our room and it instantly gave us a funk. The toilet was not clean at all and the bed had black hairs all over it. We didn't stay there and ended up going to best Western where theyou actually clean their rooms. Thank goodness the night manager at Kings island resort gave us our money back. NEVER... More

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1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is perfect for just a place to crash after a day at kings island. They staff is great especially the van driver that takes u to kings island, take a few bucks & tip him he's great and saves u a fortune on parking at park! They r in great need for fitted sheets!!!! But would stay again... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When they tell you that the rooms have not been updated,they fail to tell you that they haven't been cleaned in 20 years either! Are they aware that fitted sheets have been invented and are available at a local superstore? Shower shoes are a necessity. I could go on, but I don't have all night.

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Additional Information about Kings Island Resort

Address: 5691 Kings Island Drive, Mason, OH 45040
Location: United States > Ohio > Warren County > Mason
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Kings Island Resort 2.5*
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Also Known As:
Kings Island Hotel Mason
Kings Island Mills
Kings Island Resort Mason, Ohio

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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool
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The 100% smoke-free resort is located on 23 beautiful acres of land within minutes of Kings Island, other local attractions, area business, shopping, restaurants and so much more. We are the ideal hotel for any type of traveler with all the offerings of a full-service property without the full-service price. ... more   less 
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