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Oglebay Park

Wheeling, WV 26003-1967
+1 877-436-1797
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Nice zoo

Oglebay Park has a nice zoo and ski slopes. Beautiful Christmas Lights all around the park. Also... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Della322WV
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Moundsville, West Virginia
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Festival of Lights

Oglebay Resort in West Virginia is a fantastic place to visit during the Christmas holiday. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Braden A
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A 1,500-acre municipal park with a hotel, a petting zoo, swimming pools, a planetarium and museums.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“light display” (51 reviews)
“wilson lodge” (54 reviews)
LOCATION
Wheeling, WV 26003-1967
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+1 877-436-1797
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"festival of lights"
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"light display"
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"wilson lodge"
in 54 reviews
"paddle boats"
in 32 reviews
"indoor pool"
in 16 reviews
"glass museum"
in 44 reviews
"horseback riding"
in 15 reviews
"golf course"
in 26 reviews
"tennis courts"
in 13 reviews
"mansion museum"
in 21 reviews
"beautiful scenery"
in 8 reviews
"extended family"
in 7 reviews
"christmas season"
in 15 reviews
"ihlenfeld dining room"
in 10 reviews
"mini golf"
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"walking trails"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Oglebay Park has a nice zoo and ski slopes. Beautiful Christmas Lights all around the park. Also nice golfing area.

Thank Della322WV
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Oglebay Resort in West Virginia is a fantastic place to visit during the Christmas holiday. The festival of lights are amazing. We try to go every year. In addition to the lights, they have great shopping in and around the property, wonderful dining and lots...More

Thank Braden A
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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Oglebay Park is always clean. They have plenty of trails to walk on and also benches along the way to sit if you get tired. Playground is big for the kids. They now have a treetop rope course but was closed when we were there....More

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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

My family and I went there to look at the lights. I had high hopes as my friends and family said it was an amazing sight. I advise you leave early as it is very busy on the weekends. The lights were pretty but I...More

1  Thank Logan M
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

We spent two nights in a beautiful room at the Lodge at Oglebay Park. The room and bath were gorgeous. We could see the lake and lots of deer from the window of our room. The Good Zoo and the gift shops were fun. We...More

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Reviewed 6 February 2018

Plan on a few days here. a beautiful setting. the Christmas lights are good the museum and zoo are great.

Thank Scott M
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

We enjoyed our evening viewing the pretty lights along the approximately 6 mile drive. Some of the displays were whimsical and fun while others were beautiful because of there simplicity. This being our first visit we had a bit of trouble following the map, but...More

Thank Darcy M
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

I have been in attendance at this park most of my life. It is a welcome place for families, couples, or individuals. It has amenities for everyone. Some of them include Indoor and outdoor pool, petting zoo, putt putt golf, paddle boats, a mansion museum...More

Thank joannlg
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

We try to set time to experience this gem at least once a year. The trolley ride is just as enjoyable as it is to drive through in a vehicle.

Thank whistlersdaughter681
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

I took a bus trip to the Festival of Lights just before Christmas. The gift shop seemed super expensive. The Lazer Light show was nice but I almost missed the whole thing because we were just dropped of at the gift shop and no one...More

Thank Ruth H
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Eula B
18 January 2018|
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Response from helpinghands001 | Reviewed this property |
It can take about 45min to one hour to go through the last and enjoy them.
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sharon r
3 December 2017|
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Response from helpinghands001 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I believe they charge $20 a car to drive thru the lights. If u stay at resort u get a pass included with your stay. Make sure if u do not stay at resort u go to Wilson lodge and walk thru it. It is beautifully decorated... More
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Campbells1981
18 September 2017|
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Response from MB185011 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They did have a laundry room at the Lodge for guests to use. I didn't check on how much a wash/dry cost.
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