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Recent Sandusky property reviews

  • Great summer vacation spot not too far from home

    "This place is perfect for anyone looking to have a resort-like experience within easy driving distance of Cleveland, Toledo, Detroit, and the surrounding areas. The waterfront area is extremely walkable (various restaurants, the Jet Express for Lake Erie Islands, admiring the older Sandusky homes), and driving to grocery stores, the mall, Cedar Point, Port Clinton, Marblehead, etc., takes hardly any time at all. As for the condo experience, my husband and I were pleasantly surprised - it felt like a good hotel. The owner could not have been more helpful or accessible, like a good concierge; and the pool and hot tub were well-maintained. The condo itself was fabulous: not the Waldorf=Astoria, but a Hilton - clean, good-quality furniture and linens. The added bonus is the stuff from home you don't get at a hotel: a full-size refrigerator, stove, coffee machine, cooking utensils, silverware, etc. The neighbors are a mix of vacationers and semi-permanent residents, and everyone is friendly and low-key. It's a great place to vacation, because you're in the middle of everything the Lake Erie Islands area has to offer, but you can make your own meals and relax on the patio if you need some time off from sight-seeing."
    Guest: cathn Date of Stay: August 2013 Review Submitted: August 27, 2013
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  • Great Stay in Sandusky!

    "Great unit in a nice building. The unit overlooks the harbour and has a great view of cedar point. There was a good selection of restaurants, downtown, all within walking distance. The Jet Express ferry was right next door; we had an amazing day in Put in Bay. Cedar Point was a very easy 10min drive away. The unit is kept very clean and shows just like the pictures. Can't wait to come back!"
    Guest: Jen Date of Stay: July 2013 Review Submitted: July 28, 2013
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  • Very Comfortable - Very Convenient

    "Some friends and I had planned a trip to Cedar Point and had found hotels in the area to be over-priced, and very limited on space. This just wouldn't work for us. We decided our best option was to pursue something on VRBO. Upon arrival, my friends and I were very impressed! The property was very large, exceptionally well equipped, and very comfortable. WiFi worked very well, the furnishings were in fantastic shape, and it had a spectacular lake view. There are tons of great restaurants only a short drive away and, for us amusement park goers, the park was also only a few minutes away. The neighborhood is excellent and surrounded with beautiful homes. You certainly can't go wrong with this home - we're very happy we managed to find it."
    Guest: Sean M. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 21, 2014
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  • Beautiful home on Lake Erie

    "Clean and well-maintained property, right on Lake Erie. Gave us an oppurtunity to watch the beautiful sunrise first thing in the morning. Very close to Cedar Point and not too far from town. We stayed there during our girls-only getaway and the property was perfect for us. We met the owner's mom just before checking out and she was very warm and friendly. The bedrooms are spacious, the living room furniture very comfortable and we were able to use the deck chairs for late night gossips as well as morning tea & breakfast. Great views of Lake Erie from all the rooms. The pictures of the house are accurate. We really enjoyed our stay here and would highly recommend this property."
    Guest: V Date of Stay: October 2013 Review Submitted: October 17, 2013
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Sandusky Travel Tips

Spectacular Sandusky Vacation Rentals on Lake Erie

The city of Sandusky, on the shores of Lake Erie, Ohio, is a major vacation destination for its many theme parks. To get to Sandusky lodging, there are a variety of options available. The nearest major airport is 45 miles from Sandusky at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport. The area is also serviced by Amtrak and Greyhound via Route 250 in nearby Perkins Township. The weather here includes hot humid summers and cold winters.

History and Theme Parks in One Location

While Sandusky is doubtlessly famed for its theme parks, the area around Sandusky vacation rentals is also steeped in history. From 1794, the area was a British military and trading post, originally known as Fort Sandusky. It was also a significant part of the underground railroad, the route used by slaves seeking freedom by crossing Lake Erie to Canada. Now vacationers flock here to visit one of the country’s oldest amusement parks, Cedar Park Amusement Park for its 16 roller coasters and 68 other rides. Take children to visit Lagoon Deer Park, where deer, llamas, miniature donkeys and sheep are happy to be petted and fed. Here, visitors can enjoy a peaceful afternoon fishing in the lagoons for bass, catfish, perch and trout. At Washington Park, visitors can make the most of an old limestone quarry that is now stunning parkland.

A Wealth of Fun Activities for Everyone

Visitors to Sandusky lodging may also enjoy visiting the wide variety of museums in the area, such as the Thomas A. Edison Birthplace Museum, where this famous inventor’s life is commemorated. The history of the area's nautical history is remembered at the Maritime Museum. A fascinating look at the history of merry-go-rounds is found at the Museum of Carousel Art and History. Another trip is to Cooke Castle where the 19th-century mansion home of Jay Cooke is currently being restored.

While here, visitors can also explore the many islands in Lake Erie. At Kelleys Island, just 12 miles from Sandusky, visitors can choose to rent bikes or take a golf cart around the area stopping off at the great shops and admiring the scenery. Here, visitors can also fish, swim, hike or rent a kayak to discover the island’s coastline. Kelleys Island is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and visitors should not miss seeing the famous Glacial Grooves National Landmark. On Middle Bass Island, visitors will enjoy the wildlife refuge and historic buildings. Put-in-Bay/South Bass Island is the place for some great cave tours, miniature golf, a chocolate museum and much more. Those looking for outdoor activities can join a charter fishing trip, try parasailing, or rent bikes, kayaks or even wave runners. There are also many historic buildings here and visitors may find Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial of interest. This is America’s third tallest memorial as it stands 352 feet tall. There is also the Lake Erie Islands Historical Society Museum, Doller House and Stonehenge Estate. Before heading back to Sandusky vacation rentals, be sure to visit the winery and microbrewery.

There are a wide variety of restaurants, from well known national chains to small, local ones offering a wide selection of great food, including international cuisine. When the sun disappears, the city comes alive again with great bars, pubs and nightclubs including live entertainment and sports bars.

Stunning Homes in a Spectacular Area

Sandusky vacation houses include condos, harbor-front apartments, and beachfront homes in a variety of sizes to suit any requirement. All homes are delightfully finished and provide everything needed to make a vacation comfortable, from TVs with cable and satellite to full entertainment systems with film and music libraries. Owners make every effort to ensure that guests are well catered for, with the benefit of the space and comfort of a home instead of hotel rooms.

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