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Castaway Bay Resort

2001 Cleveland Rd., Sandusky, OH 44870
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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If I could rate lower, I would. Although I do not have any complaints with the facilities or waterpark, I am writing this post at 12:21Am because we are unable to sleep due to excessive noise and partying in the room next to us. We have contacted the front desk twice and they sent one of their "police officers" up,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went during the kids' school spring break so it wasn't as crowded as peak season. Nice water park, comparable to other water parks in the area except for maybe Kalahari, which is more of a resort. The kids liked the view of the little bay outside the balcony, especially at night. Breakfast was ok, would have enjoyed a little... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I decided to go for a weekend retreat while kids where off school for MLK day. We have 6 yr old old son and 2 yr old daughter and decided to bring on of my son's 7 yr old friends. We live near Toledo Ohio so it was just a short drive for us. We arrived at... More 

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Kingsville, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I read some of these reviews before leaving and was a little worried about what I was walking into.... Keep in mind, we went on a Thursday night (which I would highly recommend to avoid all the craziness a weekend would bring), there was NO line to get checked in, staff was very friendly and helpful. The room was very... More 

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Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I finally get my 2 small children asleep and my husband yells out " A bug just bit me, and I killed it" I get up turn on the light and there it was a BED BUG lying on the pillow appearing to be dead, right next to my 1 year old son! It wasn't dead it started crawling again,... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Do not go here. Go to one of other water parks in Sandusky. If young kids (<7) go to great wolf lodge. If older kids go to Kalahari both in Sandusky. Have stayed at all 3 places. Castaway bay is dirty, staff are very unprofessional (no no job ownership, loyalty, etc). Food options not great. Water park decent but hotel... More 

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Delaware, Ohio, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

Since I have stayed on Cedar Point property previously I received an email offer for a special rate of $109/night and thought it would be a nice way to close out the year. On the way there I read a few negative reviews so I was a bit skeptical. For the most part I was very happy with the resort.... More 

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Northwood, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

Great weekend away for my daughters Bday. We love that it's a smaller park so it's easier to keep an eye on the kids and their favorite part is the wave pool. The game room is a fun place to hang out also and it's nice that they offer a craft area that the kids can color a beach towel,... More 

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Erie, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

The reviews I read had me very nervous about visiting. I am glad we went. The park was clean and the staff friendly. The life guards were very diligent. Our room was clean which was my biggest concern. It is not a huge water park so in my opinion one day was enough for my 8 and 9 year old.

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New Baltimore, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

My daughter-in-law, six year old grandson, and I enjoyed a full day, overnight, and morning of activities but mostly the water park. We were a bit disappointed that 3 of the possible water activities were closed when the park opened this morning but he still enjoyed himself. We found staff to be respectful, friendly, and welcoming. The rooms are fine... More 

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