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Erie Islands Resort Marina

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   4495 W Darr Hopfinger Rd, Port Clinton, OH 43452
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

delayed ththus review to give Joan ample time to follow through with the refund promised but like the other reviews it never happened. We arrived at the fate to a rude and less than friendly guard who was frustrated that we had 8 in our camper , a camper that sleeps 10. When I explained that when I made my... More

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Fairview Park, Ohio
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worst trip my family has ever been on, and we have been on many together! This place is like a prison. Customer service is non-existent. The owners and staff treat you like an inmate. Very rude people at the front desk. We were harassed and forced to leave after one night. Website states pets welcome, staff stated otherwise. Amenities on... More

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Tucson, Arizona
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the worst hotel/resort in North America! We are about to start a class action lawsuit against them for withholding money and security deposits from multiple guests. Joan Gerallsky is apparently a manager but is impossible to get a hold of and she is the only person "authorized" to discuss anything with anyone. Their phone system is awful, the... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

Me and my son stayed here for a weekend and arrived late Friday nite. Was a little confused with the whole guarded gate area but parked car and registered. Got keys and entered the hotel. They lack close parking to entrance which is annoying to drag luggage more Inconvience. Entered room and was clean however was a heat box since... More

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We checked into a 3 bedroom cottage for a 7 day stay with family. When checking in and out we had absolutely no problems. We drove up to the cottage and I have to say after reading some of the reviews on here I really had no idea what to expect. I took cleaning supplies and blankets just in case!... More

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Macedonia, Ohio
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Stay away from this hill-billy haven! We just went for the 4th of July weekend. Checking in on Thursday and out on Sunday. We arrived about 6pm, held up at the guard shack because we brought our dog. I had reserved a cottage that was "pet friendly" but we were not put there. Our teenagers had to stay at the... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014 via mobile

Three of us came here for a girls weekend. We arrived around 10pm and was checked in by the security guard. He advised that the hotel was a mile straight ahead, and no one was at the front desk. At the time we didn't think anything of that statement since it was so late. Little did we know that this... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014 via mobile

When we got there they did not have our reservation for a cottage but since we booked online through a third party we are not sure whose fault that was. They put us in a beautiful suite so we had 2 bedrooms and 2 full baths. The place was quiet, relaxing, and we had a wonderful time. We pretty much... More

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Coraopolis, Pennsylvania, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014 via mobile

Cost was high, location was okay but the service was none. We arrived at 9pm and all staff was gone. We found out this was their normal. The security guard a mile a way was our contact who got us a room key but no services available.

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South Saint Paul, Minnesota
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We stayed in a quad for over a month. Water was bad, unit was loud and we had to shovel our own walks. We still have not received our deposit (it has been more than three months). The staff that handles deposits never tells the truth and they have even hung up on us. Do not trust these people.

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Address: 4495 W Darr Hopfinger Rd, Port Clinton, OH 43452
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Location: United States > Ohio > Port Clinton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Erie Islands Resort Marina 3*
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Lake Erie Shores and Islands is one of the top destinations in Midwest receiving nearly seven million visitors a year. Port Clinton is a central location to a wide array of fabulous activities that range from catching the Jet Express to the Islands; Cedar Point amusement park; several indoor water parks; winery’s; water sports; boating; fishing; camping & bird watching. If you love fishing you have to visit Port Clinton the Walleye Capital of the world. Our beautiful 375-acre waterfront resort is nestled on the Portage River, a tributary to Lake Erie, in Port Clinton Ohio. Erie Islands Resort enjoys an exclusive location very near the myriad of area activities but just far enough away to enjoy amazing Sunrises overflowing with spectacular color, Sunsets gently touching the water with a million dollar view in every direction and unspoiled star filled nights right at your door step. Erie Islands offers a variety of accommodations from our Victorian Style waterfront hotel, spacious cottages, luxurious vacation homes with private dock, or for the camping enthusiast 138 campsites. For our boating guest at Erie Islands we can accommodate you with our 100 slip marina. Indoor and outdoor enthusiasts, and children of all ages, will find a wide array of amenities and activities right here at Erie Islands. When you visit Erie Islands you will soon find yourself in the midst of a recreational paradise with our 15,000 square foot recreation center and 375 acres of grounds. Some of the many onsite amenities include restaurant, lounge, Aveda Spa and retail store, outdoor/indoor pools, outdoor/indoor hot tubs, kiddie pool, 10 private stocked fishing lakes, 125’ river fishing pier, exercise room, racquetball courts, basketball court, tanning spa, general store, snack bar, arcade, billiards, pool bar & disc golf course.At Erie Islands Resort & Marina, you really can have it all – it’s all about family, fun and relaxation while creating memories that will last a lifetime! ... more   less 
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