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Kalahari Resorts & Conventions

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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.
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Restaurant
Pool
Room service
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
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Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Non-smoking rooms
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Our family of four visited Kalahari for Canadian March school break. We booked a groupon mid week sty which provided good value. We have been to Kalahari in Pennsylvania and once before at Sandusky four years ago. We were surprised how well the water park and hotel has been
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I stayed here about a week ago and the staff was amazing. Connor, the front office manager, made sure my family was taken care of throughout our entire stay. He helped my 6 year old son put on his wristband and assured him that if it bugged him he could take it off and get a new
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We stayed over winter break, Presidents’ Day. We had a great rate on the suite we always get. Rooms were clean. Staff was friendly. Arcade was fun. When we rented a regular cabana they price gouged us. We paid over $500 for a cabana by the wave pool. The last time we stayed (a
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I was a little worried about being "Treated Less" Due to using a Groupon, but that was not the case. We Had a two night, 3 day stay. We made the most of it by coming at noon on the first day which ended up being a Wednesday. Upon check in, upgraded to a lodge room for free!
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You can hear the drums beating all night long, the halls are filled with the screeching sound of the jungle. The lobby has a constant stream of police officers handling complaints an the parking lot is alive with fights, screaming, firearms, drunks and arrests. The best part is
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bed room with two queen beds
living area with pull out sofa
Nasty Mattress and the manager didn't do anything about it room 1211
Dirt and mold
Used bandaid on the comforter of the bed
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Could anyone tell me if thongs or cheeky bottoms are aloud for woman at Kalahari resort in Sandusky? Thanks
It's a family resort so I would doubt it. They also have posted if they find your swim wear inappropriate they have the right to ask you to leave. I would stick with the whole "family resort" aspect and be respectful by covering your bum 😉
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Could anyone tell me if thongs or cheeky bottoms are aloud for woman at Kalahari resort in Sandusky? Thanks
No thongs are allowed. You have children there so no revealing bathing suits are allowed.
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I have nonidea, they are always busy.
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Yes, they have a few shops that sell all kinds of bathing suits and swim shorts. We didn't take any swimming attire, so they said a t shirt and shorts were fine. Had a great time and the wave pool is a must!
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Yes, no one inspects you. Many ppl bring in food and drinks. A half glass of cheap Moscato was $7+. I'd bring my own, it was Lindman and its basically $10 at the grocery store.
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"Try to stay on or above the third floor to avoid extra hallway traffic and noise"
"my bed was at the hospital"
"Do not book with Kalahari!"
"Be prepared to walk if you do not request a room closer to the water park."
"Try to get a room above the first floor away from elevators if you want quiet. Kids running in the hallways at all hours."
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PRICE RANGE
$190 - $402 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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LOCATION
United StatesOhioSandusky
NUMBER OF ROOMS
884
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