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Best Sandusky hotels

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Best Western Plus Sandusky Hotel & Suites - Sandusky - Lobby
Free Wi-Fi
Days Inn by Wyndham Sandusky / Cedar Point - Sandusky - Bedroom
Free Wi-Fi
Tru by Hilton Sandusky
8.5 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Wolf Inn Hotel
5.7 Fair
Free Wi-Fi
South Shore Inn
8.2 Very good
Free Wi-Fi
Rodeway Inn North
5.9 Fair
Free Wi-Fi
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly

Sandusky hotels near Rain Water Park Complex

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Cedar Point's Castaway Bay - Sandusky - Bedroom
Free Wi-Fi
Super 8 by Wyndham Sandusky - Sandusky - Building
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Top Sandusky hotels with parking

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Sleep Inn Sandusky - Sandusky - Lobby
Sleep Inn Sandusky
6.8 Okay
Free Wi-Fi

How much is a Sandusky hotel?

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When to book a hotel in Sandusky

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Top tips for finding Sandusky hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Sandusky, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper hotels in Sandusky in November and January.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Sandusky if you stay on a Sunday. The opposite is true for, Thursday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Sandusky hotel.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Sandusky found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $96, while the most expensive was $512.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their hotel in Sandusky for 1 day.
  • If you are visiting Sandusky with your pet, consider booking at the Tru by Hilton Sandusky Hotel. The hotel allows guests to come with two pets weighing 50 lbs each, although additional charges apply.
  • Guests who may be physically challenged, of old age, or have mobility issues should consider booking rooms at the Econo Lodge Inn & Suites South. The hotel has the entire unit on the floor and enhanced accessibility. It also has toilets with grab rails for more convenience during use.
  • Located about 1.9 mi from the Sandusky Mall, the Best Western Plus Sandusky Hotel & Suites is among the best hotels for family travelers. The hotel has family and interconnected rooms for easy monitoring and a relaxing seating area.
  • If you’d like to visit the beach, Hotel Kilbourne offers beach access to the guests with bookings in the hotel. The hotel is located about 0.3 mi from Adam’s Street Double House. It also offers garden and bicycle rentals for those interested in riding.
  • Travelers who love nature and tourist attractions can consider booking at the Sleep Inn Sandusky Hotel. The hotel is surrounded by attractions such as Sandusky Speedway and Castaway Bay Park. The guests can also visit the Lake Erie Islands State Park, Kalahari Indoor Waterpark, and Cedar Point Amusement Park.
  • If the reason you are traveling to Sandusky is to experience the thrill of the rides in the famous Cedar Point Amusement Park, then you could consider staying in one of the hotels in the area nearby, such as the Cedar Point Castaway Bay Indoor Water Park hotel, which is 2.48 miles away from the Amusement Park.
  • For those visitors interested in museums, it might be a good idea to stay in the Hotel Kilbourne, which is within walking distance from the Merry-Go-Round Museum (0.3 miles), the Maritime Museum of Sandusky (0.7 miles) and the Follett House Museum (0.4 miles). The Merry-Go-Round Museum is one of the most popular museums in downtown Sandusky and houses a collection of artifacts related to the history of carousels and includes a functioning carousel that has recently been restored and added to the collection.
  • Do you want to stay at a beach hotel in Sandusky? The Cedar Point Hotel Breakers is possibly a good option for you. This hotel is located on the edge of the lake upon which Sandusky is situated and offers private beach access where you can relax on sun loungers on the edge of Lake Erie. The hotel also includes a pass for guests to access the Cedar Point Amusement Park an hour ahead of opening time.
  • Another of the attractions in Sandusky comes in the form of the water park at the Great Wolf Resort. Think about making a reservation at the 4-star Great Wolf Lodge, which is just over 100 yards away from the waterpark itself. The accommodation comes with passes to the rides and pools.
  • If you are traveling as a family and have young children with you, then a good hotel to consider is Cedar Point’s Express Hotel, which is just less than 2 miles away from the amusement park and the Cedar Point Shores Waterpark. This 3-star hotel has recently been refurbished and has adjoining family rooms as well as microwaves and refrigerators in the room so that you can prepare your own meals if need be.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Sandusky

  • Which Sandusky hotel is hypoallergenic?

    If you are visiting Sandusky and tend to experience allergies, book at the Cedar Stables Inn and Suites. The hotel offers hypoallergenic pillows and a hypoallergenic environment conducive to guests with allergies. You can also opt for the no-smoking rooms in the hotel with non-feather pillows. The hotel has a designated smoking area if a guest wants to smoke.

  • Which is the best hotel for a business traveler in Sandusky?

    If you are a business traveler in Sandusky, you can make your booking at the Hampton Inn Sandusky-Central. The hotel is about 1.9 mi from the Sandusky Mall and about 2.6 mi from the Ghostly Manor Thrill Center. The hotel also offers a workspace with a desk and fax/photocopying services. Guests can also access room service, express check-out, and access to a business center within the hotel.

  • Which is the best hotel in Sandusky near Cedar Point, Amusement Park?

    The best hotel to stay at to visit the Cedar Point Amusement Park is Cedar Point’s Hotel Breakers. Located about 0.13 miles from the amusement park, the hotel offers the best and easiest place and way to access the park. The hotel will also allow you to access cedar point located about 0.3 miles, and the Maritime Museum of Sandusky, about 2 miles away.

  • Is there a family-friendly hotel in Sandusky?

    Yes, there is. The South Shore Inn, located about 0.3 miles from the Rain Water Park Complex, offers some of the best facilities for family travelers. The hotel has family-friendly facilities such as cribs for the children and kids’ outdoor play equipment. A playground is also available within the hotel. The guests will also have access to laundry facilities, media, and entertainment. Family rooms and a sitting area are also available within the hotel.

  • Which hotels in Sandusky have an indoor swimming pool?

    The Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 2.1 miles from the city center, is a reasonable 2-star option that has an indoor swimming pool on the property. Another option with an indoor pool is the 3-star Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Sandusky, which is 5.5 miles from the city center.

  • Which hotels in Sandusky are located near the Kalahari Resort?

    The Sandusky Econo Lodge North is a 2-star hotel that is just 1.86 miles away from the Kalahari Waterpark. Another option is the 2-star Comfort Inn Sandusky which is just a five-minute drive away from the Waterpark.

  • Are there any hotels in Sandusky that are near the nightclubs?

    The 3-star Best Western Plus Sandusky Hotel & Suites is located just across the road from the Baci Restaurant and Bar/Nightclub. There is also a cabana bar that is opposite the hotel where guests can go for a cocktail.

  • Which hotels in Sandusky have breakfast included?

    La Quinta Inn Sandusky is a 3-star hotel, which offers a good breakfast every morning. This hotel is a six-minute drive from the city center and an eight-minute drive from the Amusement Park. Another option is the 2-star Knights Inn Sandusky, which is an eight-minute drive from the center.

  • What are the best hotels near Cedar Point?

    Cedar Point's Hotel Breakers is very popular with users who want to stay within walking distance of Cedar Point.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Sandusky?

    Although the average price for a double room in Sandusky is $136, $48 is the lowest price found by KAYAK users in the last 3 days.

  • Are hotels in Sandusky safe during the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis?

    Hotels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Sandusky. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.

  • Which freebies do KAYAK users look for when booking a hotel in Sandusky?

    KAYAK users look for a hotel in Sandusky with free breakfast or free parking. Top-rated options with free free breakfast in Sandusky include Fairfield by Marriott Inn & Suites Sandusky and Tru by Hilton Sandusky, while popular hotels with free parking in Sandusky include South Shore Inn and Cedar Point's Express Hotel.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Sandusky?

    After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighborhood, which allows you to pick the central Sandusky districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Sandusky city center.

  • How can I find hotels near me?

    Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

  • Are there Sandusky hotels with free parking?

    There are many hotels in Sandusky that offer both parking and free parking. Popular choices among KAYAK users include Best Western Plus Sandusky Hotel & Suites, Super 8 by Wyndham Sandusky and Tru by Hilton Sandusky.

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