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Castaway Bay Resort

2001 Cleveland Rd., Sandusky, OH 44870
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Litchfield
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our kids loved visiting Castaway Bay. I did not like how expansive the hotel was. It felt like we were walking forever through lots of closed doors to get to our room. Then it felt like we had to walk forever to get to the water park. I did like that they checked our children's life jackets before entering the... More 

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Reynoldsburg
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85 reviews 85 reviews
7 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were here to participate in the Santa Hustle at Cedar Point so we spent the night before here. The staff is very friendly and gave us a room away from the confusion of the water park since we would not be using it. We walked through the park and it looked like fun for families. There... More 

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bellevue, Oh
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did not go to the waterpark - only to the hotel - we were there for the race, the Santa Hustle, which had started right in front of the hotel the year prior so we thought it would be fun to stay here not have to worry about parking the day of the race, and just a nice little... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

This is nicely priced compared to the parks around it. The employees ere awesome, room was okay, nothing spectacular but a good place to sleep. Mini fridge was nice. The waterpark WS amazingly fun, 9 year old loved it, and my sister and I had a blast too! Stay here if you're thinking about it!

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Uniontown, Ohio
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

My family and I spent an afternoon there with free tickets that we had. I found out that it's a first come first serve meaning that if they get really busy and you don't get there in time, you can't get in. Just an FYI on this. I never heard this being a problem with other waterparks before so I... More 

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Tyler A, Manager at Castaway Bay Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience in the waterpark. I am glad you enjoyed your afternoon there. More 

Dearborn Heights, Michigan
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We were going to Cedar Point on a day trip. When we got there the wind had caused all the rides to shut down.we already had our tickets and didn't want to drive 2 hours home and come back the following day.so we booked this hotel and had a great time it just added to our overall enjoyment of this... More 

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Tyler A, Manager at Castaway Bay Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am glad that you chose to stay here and enjoyed your time. We hope to see you back soon. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014 via mobile

My family stayed at the hotel during Halloweekends. Great hotel. It was only 5mi from Cedar Point. The staff was friendly and we also did an early check-in which was great. The rooms were clean. The children enjoyed the indoor waterpark. Overall we had a great stay.

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Thank you for your five star review. More 

South Bend, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

A very nice experience! Very friendly staff and a clean room! Found location convient to the park! Room/park package a descent price! Went during Cedar Point's Hollow-Weekend!, Park was crazy! Staff was helpful and seemed to get into the Hollloween spirit!!

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Tyler A, Manager at Castaway Bay Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your positive comments. We appreciate your business. More 

Moline, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Brought the family here for our vacation this year, highly recommend it. Rooms were quite dated, but very well kept. Entire complex was clean and very nice. Waterpark was a great time with the kids. We will be staying here again.

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Park Hills, KY (just outside Cincinnati)
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33 reviews 33 reviews
23 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We took our daughter and her friend for two nights as a birthday present. We were in the Manatee Suite which was a roomy two rooms separated by a closing door. It was nice to have so we could stay up a little later while the kids slept. The king portion had a wet bar, microwave, good sized fridge, and... More 

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Tyler A, Manager at Castaway Bay Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience. I am glad you enjoyed your birthday with us and hope to see you again. More 

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  • Cedar Point(11)
  • Breakfast buffet(5)
  • Wave pool(4)
  • Very nice(3)
  • Hot tub(3)
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Additional Information about Castaway Bay Resort

Address: 2001 Cleveland Rd., Sandusky, OH 44870
Location: United States > Ohio > Sandusky
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 237
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Also Known As:
Castaway Bay Hotel Sandusky
Castaway Bay Sandusky
Sandusky Castaway Bay
Bay Castaway Ohio
Castaway Bay Resort Sandusky, Ohio
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#1 Top resorts Hotel in Sandusky
#5 Family Hotel in Sandusky

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