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    Kalahari Resorts & Conventions

    7000 Kalahari Drive, Sandusky, OH 44870-8628
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    It was a fun time! They were very slow and busy, but it was enjoyable. None of the ice machines worked in the hotel, it took a hour for them to bring some ice and towels. Th towels came with stains on them.More

    Thank Zhane' P
    Response from Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & ConventionsResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Zhane! We're thrilled to hear you had a good time! I apologize for the ice, we've been made aware of that & have taken steps to make sure we have plenty of ice for our guests. A call to the Front Desk & we'd...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This time we selected the Choose Your Adventure package. It was a good value for the price. We had a wonderful time at the Adventure park today. The new outdoor slides were awesome! We were excited to try the outdoor area, as it has always...More

    Thank Leffingwell2
    Response from Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & ConventionsResponded 2 weeks ago

    I'm thrilled to hear you tried the Choose Your Own Adventure package! It's one of our most popular packages! The response we've received from our 5 new slides has been outstanding, glad you enjoyed them as well. I'm disappointed to hear you had issues with...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Thank you Kalahari for a memorable time. We were there for my sons 16th birthday and you made it more enjoyable. Best experience we could have asked for. All the staff was amazing but Mitchell was the best! Thank you 😊 The Hummel Family

    Thank phummel818
    Response from Kassie R, Social Media Coordinator at Kalahari Resorts & ConventionsResponded 2 weeks ago

    THANK YOU for the great review & Happy Birthday to your son!

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    At Kalahari four days for a national conservation organization convention. Checking in on a Sunday, the place is a zoo. Remember, this is a famous water park and is going to attract lots and lots of kids and families. Took over 1/2 hour to check...More

    Thank banjobwana
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Arrived at 3 pm on Tuesday aft booked in for the 2 night Family Fun Getaway. Paid extra for the Nomad Room so the kids could have their own bed (pull out sofa bed). Check in was fast, 5 mins. 4th floor room perfect. New...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • 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
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    • Spa
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    • US$129 - US$259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Business Hotel in Sandusky
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Sandusky
    • #2 Family Hotel in Sandusky
    • Room types
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    • Number of rooms
    • 884
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    12 August 2017|
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    Response from Christi K | Reviewed this property |
    Maui Sands, Great Wolf, Castaway Bay and Kahalari are all indoor water parks in the area. Kahalari does sell day passes though they are pricey and can sell out early. I'd contact the hotel. Also I'd look on Groupon/living... More
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    12 August 2017|
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    Response from PatriciaA O | Reviewed this property |
    They do sell day passes for the waterpark. I'm not sure how much they are.
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