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Kalahari Resorts & Conventions

7000 Kalahari Drive, Sandusky, OH 44870
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Kalahari Resorts & Conventions
Ranked #2 of 34 hotels in Sandusky
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My family had a great time, It was a fabulous little gateaway 😃😃 friends recommended us to go to Kalahari and I now will recommend everyone also. Chatham, ontario . Our kids were happy and safe wherever they went. It's a great place to relax and not worry about anything.

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Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & Conventions, responded to this review

Hi! I'm so happy that you had a fabulous getaway with your friends! I'm also very glad that your children were happy & you felt safe. We can't wait until you come again to play & relax! Thank you for recommending us! More

Madison Heights, Michigan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The four boy's and I had a GREAT time with so many different things to do like the arcade, glow mini golf, live animals, great food and the amazing water park with all kinds of activity for the whole family, wasn't able to do it all with the one night stay so next year will have to make it a... More

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Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & Conventions, responded to this review

Hello & thank you for the accolade of "World's Best Water Park"! I am thrilled that you & your boys had such a great time in the arcade, playing mini-golf, seeing the animals, enjoying the waterpark & dining in our restaurants. It is alot to do in just one day! For your next visit you may want to look into... More

Temecula, California
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

On multiple rides on the main support beams there were what looked like black mold and rot... Dry rot infested the wood work in there. On top of that the lifeguards and myself complained of their skin burning from the chlorine. The coveyors always broke down and they didnt even look like they fixed it. My family and i asked... More

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Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & Conventions, responded to this review

Hi Bill! I'm just thrilled that you & your family enjoyed your weekend getaway, and that everything from your guest room to our staff met or exceeded your expectations. Thank you for taking the time to review us & share your experience, I will be sure to forward your comments both positive & negative onto our management team. We look... More

Michigan
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We arrived around 12, and our Hut Room was available. Check in is at 4, but you can start using the park at 12. The park was clean, food was good, and everybody was helpful. The cabanas are nice! Can't wait to go back!

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Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & Conventions, responded to this review

Hello! I'm so glad you are aware that you can use the waterpark as early as noon on the day you check-in! The cabanas are a fantastic spot to relax in & have a gathering area for your family. We look forward to the pleasure of having you as our guest again in the near future. Thank you for taking... More

Lansing, Michigan
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just spent a nice 2 night getaway. Stayed in the African Suite with 5 people. Everything from the spacious very clean room to every staff member we had contact with was spot on. Although, the rooms are expensive I felt they are worth the money. As far as the cost of food and drinks appeared to be in line with... More

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Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & Conventions, responded to this review

Hi Bill! I'm just thrilled that you & your family had a nice weekend getaway! It's good to hear that everything from your guest room to our staff met or exceeded your expectations. Thank you for taking the time to review us & share your experience, I will be sure to pass your comments onto our management team. We look... More

travelinmama11
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We just got back a few days ago and we are already planning on going back! We had such a great time. I took my two boys (ages 4 and 8) during spring break and it was the perfect getaway. The place was very busy given that it was spring break, but it didn't feel crowded because the place is... More

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Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & Conventions, responded to this review

Hello! I'm so thrilled that everyone, including your two boys had such a great time that you are already planning another trip! I appreciate all the compliments on the staff, your room, waterpark, arcade & lobby. I've already passed on your comments to our Food & Beverage Director & I'll be sure to let Abbie know the positive impression she... More

Kingston, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have gone to Kalahari three times and each time it grows and gets better. Rooms are spacious and beautiful. The service is not to Disney standards however, their theming is just as impressive. Staff could use further training in Customer service however, they were well trained for water safety. The food is excellent and it the have a refillable... More

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Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & Conventions, responded to this review

Hi Donna! First I want to thank you for being a repeat guest, that is the best compliment we can receive! I would also like to also thank you for taking the time to review us & share your experiences & suggestions with others. I do look forward to the pleasure of having you as our guest again soon. Take... More

Lorain, Ohio
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is the first time I've been to Kalahari, and can't wait to go back. I honestly have no complaints! We had a Lodge Suite which was wonderful and spacious. My daughter joined us on this trip, and the 3 of us had a spectacular time. Every one of the staff we encountered was friendly and made us feel welcome.... More

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Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & Conventions, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Kalahari Resorts & for taking the time to review us & share your experiences. I will share your comments with our staff. I'm happy that you enjoyed your Lodge Suite & the dining options we offer. I'm so very glad that everyone had a spectacular time. We look forward to seeing you again after the holidays! More

Holland, Michigan
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What an exciting and wonderful visit we had during the three days we visited you Water Park. The Villa was beyond what we expected and we felt pampered by all the things your staff did to make us feel welcome. We have been to several water parks in the past few years with our family (six adults and six grandchildren)... More

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Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & Conventions, responded to this review

Bill & Jenine, thank you so very much for allowing us to be part of your grandson's six birthday celebration! We are thrilled to have been part of his special day & helped in creating memories for you & your families. I appreciate that you passed on these wonderful comments about our staff & will be sure to pass them... More

Goshen, Indiana
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We've stayed at Kalahari 4-5 times over the years and we like it a lot. I think it's the best indoor waterpark we've seen. What they do well: - rides are good and they seem to be well-maintained as they are rarely out of service; TOWELS! Huge pet peeve to not have towels and they do an excellent job there;... More

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Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & Conventions, responded to this review

Hello! First I would like to thank you for choosing Kalahari Resorts multiple times for your getaway. Secondly we appreciate you passing along your thoughts & sharing your experience. Guest feedback is the best tool we have to identify areas in need of improvement. We appreciate all of your complements on the restaurants & food. We do have weekends throughout... More

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Hotel Summarization (Beta)

What travelers say

  • Water park(134)
  • Wave pool(53)
  • Hot tub(39)
  • Very nice(38)
  • Great time(33)
  • Lazy river(26)
  • Long lines(14)
  • Friendly and helpful(13)
  • Hut rooms(13)
  • Cedar Point(11)

Additional Information about Kalahari Resorts & Conventions

Address: 7000 Kalahari Drive, Sandusky, OH 44870
Location: United States > Ohio > Sandusky
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Sandusky
#2 Business Hotel in Sandusky
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Kalahari Resorts Sandusky provides water parks, Safari Outdoor Adventure Park, indoor/outdoor water park, catering/wedding facilities, spa, salon, fitness training in fitness center, dining options, and more.Over 850 beautifully appointed authentic African-themed guest rooms and suites offer coffeemaker, vacation sized refrigerator, microwave, free high speed Internet access, voice mail, TV, iron/ironing board, in-room safe, pay per view movies, and much more. ... more   less 
Also Known As:
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Kalahari Resorts & Conventions Sandusky, Ohio

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