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South Beach Resort

Located in Historic Marblehead, near Cedar Point Amusement Park, Put-in-Bay and the Lake Erie Islands.

New this Year!

** All of the following services are reserved for South Beach Resort Guests only. Captain Jeff is a USCG Licensed Captain. Additional fees apply. Click HERE for rates.

Stand Up Paddleboard / SUP Rentals

Rent a SUP by the hour, half or full day or weekly. Our SUPs are only permitted in Sandusky Bay. You must know how to use a SUP, we do not provide lessons. Please use the lifejackets provided, it is required.

Water Taxi to Cedar Point

Avoid the traffic, long lines and parking fees. Get dropped off at Cedar Point's marina, steps from the Marinas Park Entrance. Text Captain Jeff when you're ready to be picked up.

Sunset Sails

Captain Jeff and his wife Mary will take you on their Hunter 260 Sailboat with room for 4. A sail on the Sandusky Bay will offer calm waters and perfect sunset views.

South Beach Resort Hotel Cottages and Marina

Get the most out of the seasons — and your vacation time — with a Lake Erie getaway at South Beach Resort. South Beach Resort has Hotel and Cottage accommodations that are great for weekend getaways and weeklong vacations.

South Beach Resort is tucked away on a quiet part of the lake and includes a beautiful four-story inn and 18 cottages spread out over eight acres on the shores of Sandusky Bay.

Whether your idea of family fun is filled with activities or good food; swimming or shopping; touring area attractions or enjoying quality time together; South Beach Resort Hotel has a family fun vacation package that's perfect for you and your loved ones!

Near Cedar Point, Put in Bay and all the Lake Erie Islands

Cedar Point Amusement Park Sandusky, OhioSouth Beach Resort is ideally located near all of the best Lake Erie attractions. Put-in-Bay, Kelleys Island, and Cedar Point, just to name a few. You'll find quaint lakeside towns such as Marblehead, Port Clinton and Sandusky within minutes.


South Beach Hotel and Cottages have great views of Sandusky Bay and Lake Erie. There's always plenty to do at the resort and in the surrounding vacationland area. Have fun, relax, shop or take in nearby local attractions like Cedar Point and Put-in-Bay.

Activities at South Beach

private beach

Private Sandy Beach

:) complimentary towels

swimming pools

3 Pools and Whirlpool

* heated pools in season


Spa services

* limited availability, fees apply

tennis courts

Tennis Courts

:) complimentary sports equipment


Sand Volleyball

:) complimentary sports equipment


Nightly Bonfire

* weather permitting


Jet Skis

* limited availability, weather permitting, fees apply


Charter and Pier fishing

* limited availability, fees apply for charters



* limited availability, weather permitting, fees apply


Sunset Sails

* limited availability, weather permitting, fees apply


Water Taxi to Cedar Point

* limited availability, weather permitting, fees apply


private residence on the shores of Lake Erie's


Our cottages all have different lay-outs, so you can be sure there's one that's perfect to suit your particular needs!


Offers accommodations to suit every vacation


Want peaceful privacy? Our spacious rooms are perfect. We're also conveniently near everything you want to see and do...


A full body total relaxation massage


Deep cleansing, exfoliation and application of custom creams. Relaxing massage of the face, neck and shoulders.


Swimming pool, volleyball court, shuffleboard court


We have three heated swimming pools for your enjoyment, including our "lower pool" located near the lakeshore...

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