Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Sandusky

Enjoy the history and other features of Sandusky. This city's theme park, water park and lake draw many visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Sandusky

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Sandusky has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sandusky Speedway (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Rain Water Park Complex (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Cedar Point (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Sports Force Parks at Cedar Point Sports Center (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Keys Golf Course (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Sawmill Creek Golf Course (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Sandusky

Travelers enjoy Sandusky for its lakeside setting and island views. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Sandusky is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Miami Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Pipe Creek Wildlife Area (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Sports Force Parks at Cedar Point Sports Center (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Marblehead Lighthouse (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Nickel Plate Beach (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Kelleys Island State Park (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Sandusky

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Sandusky Station.

Where to stay around Sandusky?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 355 vacation rentals near Sandusky. From 159 Houses to 40 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Sandusky for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Sandusky?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Sandusky. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Cedar Point: 250 vacation rentals
  • Kalahari Waterpark Resort: 369 vacation rentals
  • Firelands Regional Medical Center: 478 vacation rentals
  • Miami Park: 478 vacation rentals
  • Eleutheros Cooke House and Garden: 478 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sandusky listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Sandusky?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 159 Houses in Sandusky. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Sandusky include:

  • Cabins: 40 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 128 rentals available
  • Cottages: 40 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Sandusky?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 145 vacation rentals with pool available in Sandusky. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.