Kalahari Indoor and Outdoor Water Park

America’s largest indoor water park, Kalahari features over 170,000 square feet of African-themed water park fun! Kalahari’s attractions include a 12,000 sq. ft. wave pool, a thrilling 60’ diameter bowl raft ride, Zip Coaster uphill water rollercoster, Cheetah Race 4 lane mat slides, raft rides, a 920 feet lazy river, or relax at the swim up bar. Plus, learn how to body board or surf on one of two FlowRiders where 50,000 gallons of water flow under you ever minute creating a perfect five-foot wave.

No matter the weather outside, kids and adults will have a blast at Kalahari Water Park any day of the year!

During the warmer months (open Memorial Day to Labour Day, weather permitting) Kalahari’s Outdoor Waterpark features activity pools, hot tubs, dry play, expanded sun deck, sand volleyball courts, shuffleboard courts and much more!

Kids will also love the Safari Adventues Animal Park that features real animals including giraffes, zebras, kangaroos, camels and many more! (additional fees apply)

Hours of Operation

Indoor water park
Monday through Thursday - 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Friday - 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Saturday - 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. (opening 10:00 a.m. for day pass guests)
Sunday - 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. (opening 10:00 a.m. for day pass guests)


7000 Kalahari Drive
Sandusky, Ohio 44870




Summer & Holiday Periods
General Admission: $55.00
Evening Summer (after 5pm): $50.00
Evening Holiday (after 5pm): $59.00
Child (under 42”): $35.00
Spectator: $20.00

Regular Season Rates General Admission: $50.00
General Admission Mon-Thu: $44.00
Evening (after 5pm): $45.00
Evening Mon-Thu (after 5pm): $39.00
Child (under 42”): $35.00
Spectator: $10.00

Children 2 and under are admitted free.
Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
Discount admission offered to military with ID.

Waterpark admission included for resort guests. A limited number of waterpark day passes may be available on a first come, first served basis.

Visit Kalahari’s online water park pass sales website here to check availability and pricing and to purchase your passes.

Additional Activities

  • 215,000 sq. ft. of meeting space for both large and small events
  • arcade
  • spa
  • fitness center
  • 9-hole mini golf
  • pottery painting
  • mini bowling
  • 5-D Theater/Ride
  • laser tag arena
  • Ropes Course- Sky Trail Explorer - Three level course featuring 48 elements spanning over 750 feet of thrilling African-themed ropes adventures
  • Zip Line Tour - Riders of all ages will experience 200-400 foot zip rides over 60ft in the air!
  • Adventure Climbing Walls - Two 32 foot high custom climbing walls will feature auto belay safety systems and race timers
  • Safari Adventures Animal Park - Featuring up-close and educational animal encounters for all ages
  • hotel rooms
  • cabana rentals
  • multiple restaurants

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