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Far better than the Negative reviews make it out to be

We are a family of 5 looking to get out of town for a quick trip and did an overnight to Kalahari... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2019
Spring Break

We were going to go to GWL again, but were told about Kalahari from someone we know. We thought why... read more

Reviewed April 1, 2019
Megan P
Fishers, Indiana
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7000 Kalahari Dr, Sandusky, OH 44870-8628
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Great for families! But... do not go there during Spring Break! It's going to be very crowded and the lines will be long! Also, it is very expensive! From ticket sales and food and the rooms (although good thing we didn't get a room!). Sad...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank iamrichieal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the first time i went there. I took my nephew here as a birthday surprise and he wasn't the only one who was surprised!!! It had things to do for every age of person and when you got tired of swimming there was...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family had a great time at kalahari room was clean. The common areas were very clean kind staff at every turn

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Kalahari from April 25-27th 2019 for an early childhood education conference in hopes to advance my knowledge in the field, collaborate with fellow educators, and have a relaxing stay with my husband, Christopher. Needless to say, I was humiliated, embarrassed, and ashamed when...More

Date of experience: March 2019
2  Thank runnershigh07
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend was visiting from out of state and I wanted him to see the craziness that is Kalahari. Parking is a long way from anything. We walked to the arcade which was nuts with people running all over the place and getting run into...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank John J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was cheaper to get a room rather than day passes. Check in requires ID which I left in my car while my better half ran in. Then had to stand in line again. Signs are not specific enough throughout the place. The place is...More

Date of experience: April 2019
2  Thank kevinpR6327DF
Reviewed April 2, 2019

We are a family of 5 looking to get out of town for a quick trip and did an overnight to Kalahari. Upon arrival around 12:45, there was a sea of cars waiting to unload and, thankfully, an attendant let us know about a second...More

Date of experience: April 2019
5  Thank sportsdad68
Reviewed April 1, 2019 via mobile

We were going to go to GWL again, but were told about Kalahari from someone we know. We thought why not. We have 3 kids and the oldest is 12. We had a great time! Yes, it is not cheap with a family of 5,...More

Date of experience: April 2019
2  Thank Megan P
Reviewed March 30, 2019 via mobile

To start, let me say that my family takes about 4-5 trips a year to various places throughout the US, Mexico and the Caribbean. So we have a lot we can compare this resort to. As far as waterparks go, we have previously stayed at...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Tripleblessed
Reviewed March 30, 2019 via mobile

We really had a great 3 days at this waterpark. The lazy river is pretty cool. The wave pool is very popular and packed. I would recommend visiting early in the morning and later in the evening. If you can plan your time you will...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Corrina L
April 17, 2019|
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Response from Evolution73 | Reviewed this property |
Depends on the teen I suppose, but I think during the day they might have an issues with the amount of younger kids at the pool or in the arcade. But even so, the place is so big and has so many hang out spots that even the... More
February 13, 2019|
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Response from Steve S | Reviewed this property |
Never been to Castaway but Kalahari was GREAT! Our 5 year old grandson loved it and wore us and his mother out. Every enjoyable. I heard one young girl say to her mother as they walked down the viewing hallway, "Thank you... More
January 20, 2019|
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Response from Imlissyb | Reviewed this property |
Yes it will be. Most schools are out.