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    Kalahari Resorts & Conventions

    7000 Kalahari Drive, Sandusky, OH 44870-8628
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    • Excellent48%
    • Very good28%
    • Average11%
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    • Terrible6%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Reviewed 25 May 2015

    We all had a great time! I stayed the first night for work, and second night for family..both nights were equally entertaining and fun! We had a great time at indoor and outdoor water park. The water park is well designed to meet the developmental...More

    1  Thank OzFamily431
    Response from Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & ConventionsResponded 28 May 2015

    It is great to have you here for both work and family! We take a lot of pride in our authentic African themed resort and glad you loved the look and feel we bring to our guest experience. Thank you so much for this awesome...More

    Reviewed 25 May 2015

    Our overnight stay at Kalahari was ok. First, I find Kalahari to be very busy; that means crowded in the pools, game room, slide wait time, etc... About the waterpark: Not a lot of selections for toddlers and babies. As for adults, I tried one...More

    2  Thank Norma E
    Response from Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & ConventionsResponded 29 May 2015

    Thank you for taking the time to review us Norma. I am disappointed to hear that you felt we didn't have enough for very small children, we do have three distinct areas; Leopard's Lair, Kids Safari & my favorite Coral Cove, that even has bouncy...More

    Reviewed 25 May 2015

    Stayed overnight with a co-worker and our daughters(18 yr old and 12 yr old). We all had fun and being attached to the water park while we were at our professional conference gave us piece of mind. Room was clean and had room for us...More

    Thank MsAdele1981
    Response from Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & ConventionsResponded 25 May 2015

    I'm thrilled to hear that everyone had fun & that you found it convenient with the Resort attached to the Waterpark. Many of those attending conventions love being able to do exactly what you did & bring their family & enjoy both their convention &...More

    Reviewed 24 May 2015

    This was our third year visiting the Kalahari for a conference and our family had an excellent time! All staff we encountered were pleasant and very accommodating to our conference group. The wi-fi was much improved this year. We love the Lodge suites with full...More

    Thank hclark
    Response from Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & ConventionsResponded 25 May 2015

    Thanks for the positive feedback regarding our staff & letting us know we improved the wi-fi from last year! Often we hear about something wrong, but never hear back that resolution was made so thank you so very much! I will be sure to pass...More

    Reviewed 24 May 2015

    Attended a conference at Kalahari. The convention center was great. Every employee we met was friendly and helpful. Erdis went out of his way to help us find the snack bar when we were wandering the halls after leaving the convention center. Bob, our bell...More

    Thank slwp67
    Response from Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & ConventionsResponded 25 May 2015

    Hello & thank you for taking the time to review us! I'm am very happy to hear that you had a great convention at Kalahari. It is wonderful to hear that two of our associates made such an impression on you! I will be sure...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$146 - US$387 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Business Hotel in Sandusky
    • #2 Family Hotel in Sandusky
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Sandusky
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    • Number of rooms
    • 884
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    • Also Known As
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    • Kalahari Waterpark Sandusky ,
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    • Kalahari Resorts & Conventions Sandusky, Ohio
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    dannysmi2017
    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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    14 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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    "Don't go here"
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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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