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Dive Into the Ultimate Family Vacation at Our Sandusky Resort

No matter what the weather outside is doing, our resort at Great Wolf Lodge Sandusky, OH, keeps the indoor water park fun flowing 365 days per year. Splash, swim, and slide with the whole family, then dry off and head into our adventure park to delight in dry-land attractions such as arcade games, our immersive MagiQuest adventure game, and more. Kids will love the assortment of entertainment included in your stay—from yoga and arts & crafts projects to a dance party and story time that wrap up the day—and be sure to keep your camera handy for a photo op with the Great Wolf Kids characters who have been known to roam around the resort.

Whether you're planning a special occasion or just need a quick escape, our Great Wolf Lodge resort provides top-notch service that creates memories of a lifetime.

Resort Amenities

Great Wolf water park
Water Park
Discover the collection of slides, pools, and more that our indoor water park offers.
Great Wolf MagiQuest game
Keep the fun going on dry land with the various attractions in our adventure park.
Great Wolf activities
Enjoy a variety of interactive events that are included in your stay at the resort.

Guest Rooms, Suites & Accommodations

Our luxurious suites are spacious and inviting, providing the perfect respite after a day of play.

We have accommodations for groups small or large with special features like patios, sleeper sofas, themed sleeping areas, and/or accessible bathrooms, so you can customize your stay to fit your family's needs.

Room amenities such as a coffeemaker, a mini fridge, internet access, and HDTVs are standard, ensuring you have everything you need at our Sandusky resort for the ultimate family getaway.

Resort Dining

The variety of dining options for kids and adults located throughout our Sandusky resort can cater to any appetite: enjoy a family meal of shareable plates, pizza fresh from the oven, a casual poolside picnic, and more.

Parents will appreciate our coffee and bar outlets for when it's time to fuel up or unwind, and there are sweet treats to grab and go whenever the craving strikes.

The Great Wolf Lodge mobile app offers contactless food ordering so you can plan ahead and have your food ready for pick-up exactly when you want it.

Events & Meetings

Great Wolf Lodge is available to host private events of all types. With multiple flexible rooms, our Sandusky resort has your next special occasion covered with:

  • Adaptable event spaces for birthdays, weddings, cocktail receptions, conferences, meetings, and more
  • A personalized program for groups of any size
  • Dedicated blocks of suites with easy payment options
  • Separate event parking and entrance
  • Full-service customizable catering
  • Fully integrated A/V and technology options

Things To Do in Sandusky, OH

Once your family is done having fun at the resort, take some time to explore Sandusky together.

There are tons of things to do in this midwestern location, including the world-famous Cedar Point. The 364-acre amusement park was originally opened back in 1870, making it the second-oldest operating venue in the United States.

Families can enjoy a scenic mile-long trip around the Cedar Point Peninsula on the coal-fired Cedar Point & Lake Erie Railroad, spin around and around on the Flying Ace Balloon Race, or splash around Castaway Bay. Thrill-seekers will also enjoy the many roller coasters located around the theme park. Some of the most popular rides include the Wicked Twister, Gemini, and Iron Dragon. 

Other attractions worth checking out when in town include Sandusky's Merry-Go-Round Museum, Pipe Creek Wildlife Area, and Shoreline Park.

Sandusky is also known for its beautiful resorts. Hotel Breakers is one of the most well-known resorts in Sandusky. Part of the Cedar Points Resorts, the hotel is located just steps away from the beach. Guests have a choice of over 669 rooms and suites, many featuring waterfront views and balconies.

Golf enthusiasts may want to plan a stay at the rebound Sawmill Creek Resort, which features a 6,700-yard, par 71 golf course. Visitors can also travel across the town line to Port Clinton for more courses. Port Clinton is also home to the African Safari Wildlife Park, a drive-thru experience that allows animals to wander right up to the car window.

Frequently Asked Questions

When is check-in and check-out time at the resort?

Room check-in begins at 4:00 p.m., though you can arrive as early as 1:00 pm on the day of your arrival to access the water park. Check-out is at 11:00 a.m., unless you have purchased the 2:00 Late Check-Out option.

What is the time window for a free cancellation?

If you make a reservation for an arrival date that is more than 10 days away and call back within 24 hours of booking the reservation, you can cancel with no fee. Applicable cancellation fees will apply for group bookings.

Does Great Wolf Lodge Sandusky have a wave pool?

Our Sandusky resort does not contain a wave pool, but we do offer a lazy river, four-story interactive treehouse, outdoor pool area, activity pool, hot springs, and tons of tube rides.

Where should I stay in Sandusky, Ohio?

Downtown Sandusky is known for its amazing views of Lake Erie. Great Wolf Lodge is just a 15-minute drive from the waterfront, making it one of the most sought-after resorts in Sandusky.

What is there to do in Sandusky in the winter?

Lake Erie offers tons of opportunities for winter fun. Visitors can enjoy a number of cold-weather activities when in town, including sledding, ice skating, and ice fishing. The city also provides plenty of indoor entertainment with its many museums and theaters. Of course, visitors can also enjoy our indoor water park during the winter months, which is kept at a comfortable 84 degrees all year round.