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Kalahari Resorts & Conventions

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7000 Kalahari Drive, Sandusky, OH 44870
Kalahari Resorts & Conventions
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 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 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After reading some of the bad reviews I was hesitant about going here. I went with a group of friends for our spring break trip (all 21+). We were expecting this place to be geared more for younger kids and be boring for college kids but we were decently surprised after arriving. Check in said it was at 4, we... More 

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

Thanks for giving us a try & the great review Ashley! We are thrilled to know that we exceeded your groups expectations. We try to build our waterparks for guests of all ages & thrill seekers of all levels, so it does thrill us to know that everyone had a great time. You are correct, weekdays are usually better days... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been planning this trip since January. Everything was wonderful. The only problem I had was the kid has rug burn from the slides and a serious dry skinned rash after our two night 3 day adventure. Which next time I will just make sure they use lotion a lot more. My one son has sensitive eyes and couldn't... More 

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

Thank you for taking the time to review us! While I am thrilled to hear that everyone had a wonderful time while they were here, I am disheartened to hear that your children experience a dry skin rash after returning home. To decrease the possibility of this occurring, we recommend to all of our guests that they shower when done... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

the rooms are gross they don't clean well your legs may rub with shorts we got the boys shorts with underwear in side I would bring sav or something like that just in case example of the prices would be $22 dollars for 1 pound of candy

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our stay was more than expected. We had a blast. Plenty to do for every age group. We cannot wait to visit again. We stayed midweek so it was not too busy. Really it was perfect and service was excellent.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stared there the other day and the water was freezing cold. Was not very fun. We spent most if the time in the hot tub cause the water was so cold in the water park. Was very upset about it as i went to enjoy the water slides and the lazy river but due to the water being so... More 

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Wapakoneta, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed there last Sunday night, and it was great as always. Upon entering I was a little worried because it was a lot busier than last time I was there. However, the line was extremely fast and the people at the front desk were friendly. After talking with the woman at the front desk, we learned... More 

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

Thank you so much for your review Anji. I am relieved to know, that despite your initial concerns, based on business levels being maxed, that check in was quick & your room nice & clean. I'm also happy to know that you enjoyed our newly renovated Great Karoo Buffet, I agree with you, the food is amazing! Thank you again... More 

Northfield
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love Kalahari!! The employees and staff are very nice and wonderful. Right when we first got there and checked in we were greeted and treated like actual guests. Our room was much bigger than I thought! We reserved the hospitality suite for two days. The arcade games were great and my friends had a blast at everything we did.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Awesome getaway resort! Fun in the sun while its snowing outside. I recommend this place to everyone. The staff are always friendly and very helpful. The food is fantastic we eat dinner at the reserve everytime. The waterpark is massive and always clean and warm. The indoor to outdoor swim hotubs are our favorite part. If you havent been to... More 

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

Hi Collin! Awesome review! We can't thank you enough for your recommendation & compliments. We have a lot of fun during the summer too, when our Safari Outdoor Adventure Park is open. There are ziplines, ropes course, climbing walls, animal park, restaurants & retail shops! More 

Detroit, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our 4th time staying at Kalahari and enjoyed it very much! It was a Sunday and quite crowded. Monday was easier access to slides. 2 Adults 3 Children in Hut Room worked well! Saw a customer bring their own drying rack! SMART!

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

Thank you so much for choosing Kalahari time & time again! That is truly the best compliment we can receive! Check out some of our packages for your next stay some include food, beverage & entertainment credits! See you soon! More 

Port Clinton, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Kalahari for the first time on March 8 -9, 2015. We were three families, four adults and 7 seven children. We had wonderful rooms in a great location, so our walk to the water rides was minimal. The rooms were clean, the pool area was neat, my grandchildren had a great time and want to go every... More 

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

We are thrilled that you decided to give us a try & had your first visit with us! What a fun & memorable vacation with your grandchildren. We appreciate that you took the time to review us & let us know you enjoyed your room & waterpark. We look forward to having you as our guest again soon! More 

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  • Water park(94)
  • Wave pool(36)
  • Great time(24)
  • Very nice(24)
  • Hot tub(23)
  • Lazy river(15)
  • Long lines(14)
  • Cedar Point(9)
  • Hut rooms(8)
  • Friendly and helpful(8)
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