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Four friends drove over from Columbus, OH on Sunday morning on the "Stay & Play" golf package. We... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Columbus, Ohio
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Lots to do around the park from golf to horse back riding to good zoo. Fun for kids and family to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Erin R
Wheeling, West Virginia
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“wilson lodge”(55 reviews)
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A 1,500-acre municipal park with a hotel, a petting zoo, swimming pools, a planetarium and museums.
Wheeling, WV 26003-1967
+1 877-436-1797
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Reviewed yesterday

Four friends drove over from Columbus, OH on Sunday morning on the "Stay & Play" golf package. We were home by dinner on Monday. For $129 we received two rounds of golf, a bucket of practice balls for each round, one night lodging in the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lots to do around the park from golf to horse back riding to good zoo. Fun for kids and family to explore.

Thank Erin R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oglebay in winter turns into a beautiful display of Christmas lights! Driving through tunnels is a pure magic! With all those lights twinkling around, constantly changing colors and shapes, you wish they would never end!

Thank BuckeyeAdventures
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to Oglebay Resort many times during the winter season. This was the first time in warm weather. It was just beautiful..., the golf courses, the gardens, the lake and finally the outdoor portion of the conservative zoo on site. It was very...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2018

My husband and I visit the park onec a year we love the park we return to the same spot and have a picnic on the hill top and the just sit back and relax it is a must visit

Thank barbie472015
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Love to walk the paths at Oglebay & look at the beautiful flowers. You can ride paddle boats, see the Good Zoo & many other activities.

Thank freddiecat7
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Good for the money. Needs more attractions. Good for the Wheeling West area. Great for kidss. Veey nice shade coverage.

Thank Catherine W
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

This place is beautiful and I had a good time watching my grandson walk thru the water. They have this separate from the pool. The pool has lots of fun things to climb, slide, or just enjoy the cool water. In August the temp of...More

Thank rotabear
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We finally made the trip to see the Christmas display and I hate to say that we were disappointed. Maybe it’s because we have been to Disney and other places that have amazing displays? We enjoyed the family time in the car, though, and the...More

Thank TuscarawasOHMom
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We have visited this every year for at least the last 20 years. We love it! We go every year at Christmas time. We usually make a two day trip of it, and visit the Good Zoo, Laser show, Wilson's Lodge for a Santa visit,...More

Thank Courtney P
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17 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.
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
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.