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    Kalahari Resorts & Conventions

    7000 Kalahari Drive, Sandusky, OH 44870-8628
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    • Excellent48%
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    • Average11%
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    Reviewed 10 March 2015

    We stayed in Kalahari Mar 6-9, 2015. Two families; 4 adults, 5 young teen girls. The resort is quite large so dependent on where your room is located, it is a significant walk to the main building in Kalahari. It was very busy during our...More

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    Response from Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & ConventionsResponded 12 March 2015

    Thank you for choosing Kalahari & for taking the time to review us! I'm thrilled to hear that both families had a great time & that you felt we offered a variety of options for both adults & children. We appreciate you compliments regarding our...More

    Reviewed 10 March 2015

    We went to Kalahari on 2/6/15, when we checked in we were given a room that was all the way to the back of the hotel. I also had requested that we have a pack and play for our 2 year old when I booked...More

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    Response from Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & ConventionsResponded 10 March 2015

    Hi Lindsay! I'm thrilled to hear that overall everyone had a wonderful experience. I do apologize if you were not made aware that we do have strollers & scooters available to rent during your stay. I'll be sure to pass our comments onto our management...More

    Reviewed 9 March 2015 via mobile

    We spent one night at Kalahari and absolutely loved it! The waterpark was amazing and the outdoor jacuzzi was so awesome with the snow on the ground right next to us! The restaurants, food and snacks are great, you do not need to leave the...More

    Thank sguerin32
    Response from Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & ConventionsResponded 10 March 2015

    We are excited to hear that you had an amazing time at our resort. The outdoor jacuzzi picture perfect with the snow. Summer is a blast here too with the outdoor waterpark & Safari Outdoor Adventure Park. I'll be sure to pass your compliments onto...More

    Reviewed 7 March 2015 via mobile

    We took the family up to the Kalahari waterpark in July 2014. The kids had a great time. The outside part of the waterpark was a little disappointing. So we stayed inside most of the time. This waterpark was great but it did not compare...More

    1  Thank JON G
    Response from Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & ConventionsResponded 10 March 2015

    Hi Jon, thanks for choosing Kalahari for your Summer 2014 vacation! I'm glad to hear the kids had a good time. We hope to see you again at our Sandusky OH, Wisconsin Dells WI or our newest resort in Pocono Mountains PA opening this summer...More

    Reviewed 7 March 2015

    The service and friendliness of staff was outstanding. The room we were initially assigned smelled of cigarette smoke. We called the front desk and they immediately sent a someone to the room with our new room keys--they didn't question us or give us a hard...More

    Thank Jonathan J
    Response from Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & ConventionsResponded 10 March 2015

    Thanks for choosing Kalahari & taking the time to review us Jonathan! We appreciate all of your compliments regarding our friendly staff & are glad to hear they handled the the inconvenience quickly. I do sincerely hope that everyone had a wonderful time & that...More

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    11 November 2017|
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    Response from Bobbi S | Reviewed this property |
    I have to say we had some housekeeping issues, but they really were minor and although I did point it out to the front desk, it would not stop me from returning, the water park ends up being "dirty" because people don't pick... More
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    30 October 2017|
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    Response from Sharon P | Reviewed this property |
    Couldn’t tell you what Black Friday would be like...but considering it is a Holiday weekend I’m sure it will be busy. It was pretty crowded when we were there. Some slide lines were pretty long. You can go early and do the... More
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    15 October 2017|
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    Response from Leffingwell2 | Reviewed this property |
    Check in is 4pm and out is 11, however you can stay after checkout to use the water park. There are lockers, showers, and dressing rooms provided. The lockers are at a surcharge. Also, we have always checked in before 2. If... More
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