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    Kalahari Resorts & Conventions

    7000 Kalahari Drive, Sandusky, OH 44870-8628
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    • Excellent48%
    • Very good28%
    • Average11%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible6%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 1 November 2014

    my family has never been here so we are very excited. I searched for a room on trip advisor but no rooms were available. I figured i'd call and was able to book a room :) @ over 900 rooms and a average of $500...More

    Thank Msbmarie21204
    Response from Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & ConventionsResponded 4 November 2014

    Hello Marie! We are very excited to have you as our guest as well & hope that you & your family have a wonderful experience! See you soon!

    Reviewed 1 November 2014

    Kalahari is an awesome place and we loved it! If it wasn't for the waterpark staff, we would have given an A+! The waterpark staff for the larger part, was so unbelievably unfriendly and unhappy that it ruined our visit! It made me wonder if...More

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    Reviewed 31 October 2014

    The best part of our stay here was the shuttle driver named Darius was very helpful, the shuttle service is great! The rooms are clean and large. We were disappointed that we had to walk so far to our room, since this month is not...More

    Thank HawaiiTraveler777
    Response from Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & ConventionsResponded 4 November 2014

    We are thrilled to hear that all of our staff, was so helpful, efficient & friendly & that you felt your rooms were clean & large. We cannot thank you enough for being our guest & taking the time to review us. We look forward...More

    Reviewed 31 October 2014

    We planned a short family trip to Sandusky, Ohio from Niagara. While it was a long car ride, it was worth it! The hotel was undergoing some renovations as it is the "off season", we really can't complain. The staff were extremely friendly and courteous,...More

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    Response from Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & ConventionsResponded 4 November 2014

    We appreciate all of your kind words! Thank you so much for taking the time to review us. The African Queen Suite is a popular room type among our guests. I will be sure to pass your compliments onto our chefs & to the Lifeguards...More

    Reviewed 30 October 2014

    We had heard that it was not the greatest for toddlers, but I felt that there was enough for ours to do! Water in the kiddie areas was warmer than the big pools. Our little one's favorite part was the lazy river and the slides...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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    "may want to ask for room close to water park"
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    "Buy groceries if you are going to stay longer than a day"
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    "the resort is huge! Pay attention to your room location, get the closest to waterpark possible"
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