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Cedar Point Introduction

Home to 70 exciting rides, including 17 world-class roller coasters, Cedar Point in Sandusky, Ohio, is one of the most visited amusement parks in the US. Occupying 364 acres on the shores of Lake Erie, the park features rides, live shows, 3 kids’ areas, a water park, restaurants, and shopping. One of its signature rides is the record-breaking Valravn dive coaster. Opened in 1870, it’s the second oldest amusement park in North America, and it has several historic buildings and attractions. The park owns various resorts and hotels in the area, as well as a marina and campgrounds.

Hotels near Cedar Point

There are several hotels close to Cedar Point, most within 2 to 5 miles from the park. The majority are family-friendly, mid-range resorts and hotels with pools, restaurants, bars, and family rooms. Some are beachfront properties with access to the beach and marina. You’ll also find cottages and campsites, as well as a good selection of budget hotels and inns. The park opens from May to October, and the best time to visit for a hotel break is during late fall. Early spring is also a good option if you don’t mind cooler temperatures and some cloud and rain.

Where to stay near Cedar Point

Cedar Point is located in the city of Sandusky, a family-friendly destination notable for its tourism and boating industries, as well as its indoor and outdoor parks. The city is also known for its themed parties, such as ‘Barge Party’, and its festivals. It offers plenty of restaurants, bars, and attractions. Nearby Huron is a lake town on the banks of the Huron River, and is a popular spot for recreational parks and boating. Milan is another town on the shores of Lake Erie. A highly walkable district, it offers several dining options and places to stay.

Things to see near Cedar Point

You can visit Castaway Bay Waterpark, part of the Cedar Point-owned Castaway Bay resort. It’s a tropical-themed indoor water park resort, located about 4 miles from Cedar Point. Cedar Point Soak City Waterfront is a 20-minute walk away, and the African Safari Wildlife Park in Port Clinton is about a 35-minute drive away. The indoor shopping complex of Sandusky Mall is around 6 miles from the park. Keys Golf Course is between 8 and 9 miles from Cedar Point. Catawba Island State Park, a bird-watching, fishing and picnic park, is around a 40-minute drive away.

How to get to Cedar Point

Cedar Point is located in Sandusky between Cleveland and Toledo. The easiest way to get to the park is by car and there’s plenty of parking available. Some resorts offer area shuttles that transport visitors to and from the park. Amtrak train and Greyhound Bus both have stops in downtown Sandusky about 5 miles from Cedar Point. You can get taxis from the airport, downtown Sandusky, and other neighboring cities to the park. Shared ride vans, private vans, and private buses are other ways to get to Cedar Point. Cleveland International Airport is a little over an hour’s drive away.