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Not exceptional but worked for us

We were looking for a few days to get away with lots of activities for our active year 3 old and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Columbus, Ohio
via mobile
Awesome, not what I expected, was much more

This place was great,, wasn't sure what to expect. This place has quit a few things to do for the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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A 1,500-acre municipal park with a hotel, a petting zoo, swimming pools, a planetarium and museums.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Wheeling, WV 26003
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were looking for a few days to get away with lots of activities for our active year 3 old and still napping 7 month old. Oglebay worked for us for this occasion. It was an easy drive from Columbus. The Lakeside suite was spacious...More

Thank Shadow09Columbus
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place was great,, wasn't sure what to expect. This place has quit a few things to do for the kids. Deer are everywhere, some as 10' away!!

Thank Srmccracken
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I come walking here every day that I'm in the area visiting. It's just a happy, fresh, breath-taking environment and it really is a little piece of heaven. There's rolling hills offering more challenging walks or there are routes you can take to maintain a...More

Thank happygirlsmommy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Oglebay Park is the crowning glory of Wheeling. It is beautifully maintained and is a glorious sight in the spring and summer months as its gardens are bursting with colorful varieties of flowers. There is no lack of things to do for all ages. The...More

Thank Paula L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Oglebay has something for you in every season! The beauty of the parks in the spring and summer where you can just pack a picnic or rent a cabin. The parks are accessible and kid friendly. The beauty in the winter is the lights and...More

Thank Trisha S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second trip to Oglebay and we were not as impressed as our first time. We first came in the winter for the festival of lights. It was a great time. We were just here for a summer visit and had a much...More

Thank Joe82W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful gardens, great shopping, walking trails and awesome food! The truffles in the sweet shop are to die for!

Thank Sharon K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped at the Good Zoo which had some animals we had never seen before. We then drove around the resort. The only negative thing is that I wanted to go to the glass museum but did not get to because we showed up at...More

1  Thank Holly W
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Living close by, we still like to drive through the lights! They add more each year. There are so many things to do at Oglebay and the surrounding area. It's a great family place to visit! Stay in the lodge at Oglebay near the holidays...More

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 5 June 2017

I have been visiting Oglebay Park every year for the past 46 years. 3 golf courses, Par 3 course and driving range, swimming pool, hotel, restaurants, lake, Zoo, horseback riding, nature trails, glass museum and demonstration on glass blowing, rental log cabin cottages. In the...More

Thank Keith K
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5 December 2016|
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Response from TKMB17 | Reviewed this property |
I would arrive before 5 but no later than 6.
Donna K
12 November 2016|
Response from Jean H | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. I don't recall seeing any. There may be height restrictions. There are some arches of lights to drive through. Better call and check.
Donna K
12 November 2016|
Response from Jennifer P | Reviewed this property |
yes u can they ask for a donation